NINTENDO ADDS COLOR TO BLACK FRIDAY WITH ORANGE, GREEN NINTENDO DSI BUNDLES

Nov. 22, 2010

Nintendo is giving Black Friday a splash of color with two new bundles for its hot-selling Nintendo DSi™ system. For the first time, shoppers can choose an orange or green system, which will be bundled with the  Mario Party™ DS  game. The new colors go on sale on Nov. 26 and will be available while supplies last at a suggested retail price of $149.99.

These new colors join Nintendo’s other great value bundles for the holidays that are being released in honor of the 25th anniversary of the  Super Mario Bros.™  game on the NES™. These include the limited-edition red Nintendo DSi XL™ bundle, which features a red  Nintendo DSi XL system with three iconic  Super Mario Bros.-themed graphics, the  Mario Kart™ DS  game, and preloaded software titles including  Brain Age™ Express: Arts&LettersBrain Age Express: Math and  Photo Clock  at a suggested retail price of $179.99. In addition to those preloaded titles, each Nintendo DSi system comes preloaded with  Flipnote Studio™, which lets users create, upload and share their own fun animations.

Nintendo is also offering the limited-edition red  Wii™ hardware that includes a new red Wii Remote™ Plus controller, a red Nunchuk™ controller, and games  New Super Mario Bros.™ Wii and  Wii Sports™  at a suggested retail price of $199.99.

Through the end of October, Nintendo has sold more than 43 million systems in the Nintendo DS™ family in the United States alone, according to the independent NPD Group.

For more information about Nintendo DSi, visit  http://www.nintendodsi.com


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