E3 2017 has been a big success for developers and journalists alike. IGN have been on fire grilling Nintendo America President Reggie Fils-Amie for more details on the latest announcements from the Big N and also how the 3DS will fare against the Switch. Reggie Reaffirms that the 3DS in not going anyway soon and that Nintendo are still driven to keep the 3DS systems going alongside the Switch as they firmly believe that they offer two completely different experiences.
“The way we continue to make Nintendo 3DS vibrant as a platform is first we continue to innovate from form factor standpoint,” Fils-Aime said. “So the New 2DS XL is just the latest for us in having form factor innovation. We know colors are a key differentiator, consumers love the variety of different colors. And also the larger screen and the different form factor in the 2DS family, we think is a going to drive and continue to drive the 3DS platform.”
“We’re going to continue to bring new content, and that’s what’s going to keep this device vibrant and keep it going well into 2018 and beyond.”
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