- Nintendo has confirmed that the new DSi will launch in North America on April 5th, 2009. The price of the system will be $169.99, and it will be available in blue and black colors at launch.
Press Release: Nintendo DSi Launches April 5 in the United States
New Portable System Offers Customized Gaming Experiences
REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nintendo pioneered hand-held entertainment in the '80s and made it fully mobile with the Game Boy™ video game system.
Now, Nintendo is transforming the way people access, experience, create and share content with the new Nintendo DSi™ system, the third iteration of the world's best-selling portable video game system. Nintendo DSi launches in the United States on April 5, 2009, at an MSRP of $169.99. The colors available at launch will be Blue and Black.
"Ever since the arrival of the first Game Boy, consumers worldwide have turned to Nintendo for their portable gaming," said Cammie Dunaway, Nintendo of America's executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. "Nintendo DSi builds on Nintendo's commitment to bringing fun and creative entertainment to everyone, and will allow consumers to personalize and share their very own experiences."
Some features that will be built into the system and...