After Nintendo Switch, does the 3DS have a future?

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After Nintendo Switch, does the 3DS have a future?

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Nintendo has recently said that its portable 3DS still has “has a long life in front of it” and that it will “coexist just fine in the marketplace” alongside the recently launched hybrid Switch. Last night’s announcement of a new 2DS XL redesign also suggests Nintendo might not be done supporting its aging portable platform, despite the Switch’s monumental market success so far.

If recent history is any guide, though, the 3DS will only enjoy a few more years of active support from Nintendo before being fully phased out.

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Not really, if history is any guide…

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