Nintendo 2DS features parental controls that let adults manage the content their children can access
Scheduled for October 12th, the Nintendo 2DS system is priced at $129.99 maintaining many of the same hardware features as Nintendo 3DS, like touch-screen controls, StreetPass, online multiplayer functionality and the ability to download games. Available in red and blue, Nintendo 2DS plays all Nintendo 3DS games in 2D, including Animal Crossing: New Leaf and Mario & Luigi: Dream Team, as well as upcoming games The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds and Mario Party: Island Tour (both launching Nov. 22).
In addition, Nintendo 2DS is backward compatible and can play the huge existing library of Nintendo DS games. Two sturdy and soft carrying cases in either red or blue will also be available at launch for a suggested retail price of $12.99 each.