Nintendo Co. this week released new bundles that include the Nintendo 2DS and Pokemon X and Pokemon Y to U.S. retail Dec. 6.

Target Corp. stores this week began sale of the Nintendo 2DS Red System with Pokemon X pre-installed at $149.99.

In addition, Toys R Us Inc. stores began sale of the Nintendo 2DS Blue System with Pokemon Y pre-installed at $149.99.

The Nintendo 2DS plays all Nintendo 3DS games in 2D mode only and is sold in Red or Blue trim at $129.99.

The hardware features a brand new slate form factor with dual screens, analog pad, touch screen, and wireless functionality.

In addition, it retains backwards compatibility to all Nintendo DS titles.

The Nintendo 3DS sold 1.4 million hardware units and 11.01 million software units in the first quarter.

The company cited strong Q1 sales of Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, and Donkey Kong Country Returns.

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