Pre-order sales for Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS XL SKUs held in the top five at GameStop Corp. this week post announcement of the new deluxe handheld.
This week, the Nintendo 3DS XL Red SKU ranked as the No. 1 best-selling pre-order product at GameStop.com.
The 3DS XL Blue SKU ranked at No. 2 in the same period.
The Nintendo 3DS XL will include a 4.88-inch main display, 90 percent larger the current Nintendo 3DS, and include a 4GB SD card. It will hold an MSRP of $199.99, $20 more than the standard 3DS.
Nintendo launched the Nintendo 3DS handheld with 18 software titles Mar. 27.
The hardware includes two screens, a 3D Depth Slider, a Circle Pad, a 2GB SD Card and 3-D display technology that does not require the use of special glasses.