3D in your hand with pricey new console from Nintendo

This weekend, the video game industry’s latest buzz machine was launched in Ireland.

26th March, 2011

This weekend, the video game industry’s latest buzz machine was launched in Ireland.

With a starting price of €260, the handheld Nintendo 3DS is more expensive than the Wii, the Xbox 360o r the Playstation 3.

But that hasn’t stopped it becoming the most pre-sold item ever, with retailers such as Amazon and Xtra-vision reporting bumper advance orders.

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