The DSi XL: From Social Networking Site to Sandwiches

Tue, Mar 23, 2010

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“What would you like 93% bigger?” These seemingly inappropriate words actually come from a Facebook application launched by Nintendo to create some hype around the Nintendo DSi XL, the newest version of the DSi. This entertaining app features the DSi XL among a random assortment of options one might consider enlarging (having always felt that I should’ve been born in the 80′s, I chose hair). Not only that, Nintendo has also sent two outrageously large sandwiches to the AOL offices of New York to get more buzz.

The Nintendo DSi XL, the 4th version of the DS to date, is due to be in North American stores on March 28th. Boasting a screen 93% larger than the DSi, the XL gives gamers an easier time seeing the visuals without having to sacrifice much of the quality of the graphics. It is officially priced at $189.99 (which is a price I’d be willing to pay so that my mom can fully enjoy Cooking Mama without having to strain her eyes).

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  • Brian Rojas

    I definitely look forward to trying out the DSi XL.

  • Kate Hancock

    And what about the 3DS? We'll have more on it tomorrow – what do you
    want to know?

  • R4 karte ds

    3DS is more promissing!!