Nintendo: 3DS Sales Surge After Cut
Nintendo said this week that sales of its 3DS portable console have jumped 260 percent since it cut price this summer. Nintendo cited NPD Group statistics.
"Consumers are responding very positively to the new suggested retail price of $169.99 for the Nintendo 3DS,” Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America’s executive vice president of Sales & Marketing, said as part of the announcement.
Nintendo also said this week that it will release a pink version of the DSi XL on September 18.