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Old 03-28-2014, 12:57 PM
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What DS would YOU buy?

I'm currently considering buying another DS (touring/playing far can be brutal, especially when you run out of music...), but I am not sure which model to go with...

Original
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3DS
2DS

I don't care much for the 3D, but I really love the games they put out on it. I also worry about backwards compatibility. I swear I read something in the past that the 3DS/2DS isn't compatable with some of the original DS games.

Anyway.... thoughts?
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Old 03-28-2014, 01:03 PM
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I have the original DS and you can get a lot of the Final Fantasy remakes, which would be great when you're on the road. It also has Dragon Quest IV.

EDIT: and since its the oldest it's probably the most affordable.
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Old 03-29-2014, 08:31 AM
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the New smash bros will be on 3ds, so that answers that ahaha
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Old 03-29-2014, 08:52 AM
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I have a 3DS and the original DS games I have still play just fine on it.
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Old 03-29-2014, 10:04 AM
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DS lite was the only one I had and I loved it, so I would go with that one.
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Old 03-29-2014, 10:07 AM
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3DS XL all the way. I love mine.
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Old 03-29-2014, 04:05 PM
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What makes it harder is that the 3DS XL bundle comes with Mario & Luigi Dream team (which those of you who saw my top 30 games list know I love my Mario RPGs ), but the basic 3DS comes with Mario 3D World, and $50 cheaper

I guess in the long run the XL would be better, and cause less eye strain with the bigger screen (my eyes aren't the best)

MAYBE I'LL JUST SAY F IT AND NOT GET ANYTHING AND SAVE MY MONEY FOR BETTER SHIT!
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Old 03-29-2014, 06:17 PM
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I always thought the XL was a dumb idea because the regular (3)DS is already one of the most ergonomically terrible handhelds ever, so I can only imagine what a bigger one is like.
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Old 03-29-2014, 06:27 PM
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I kinda thought the same thing about the 3DS XL but after getting a 3DS, I do kinda wish it was a bit bigger.

That said, the 3DS is my favorite handheld I've ever owned.
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Old 03-29-2014, 08:10 PM
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What makes it harder is that the 3DS XL bundle comes with Mario & Luigi Dream team (which those of you who saw my top 30 games list know I love my Mario RPGs ), but the basic 3DS comes with Mario 3D World, and $50 cheaper

I guess in the long run the XL would be better, and cause less eye strain with the bigger screen (my eyes aren't the best)

MAYBE I'LL JUST SAY F IT AND NOT GET ANYTHING AND SAVE MY MONEY FOR BETTER SHIT!
Get the XL. Bigger,brighter screen and better buttons.
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