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Nintendo releases the 3DS in Japan, promptly sells out. On Saturday, Nintendo released the successor to the Nintendo DS; the Nintendo 3DS. Sources claim that a mere 400,000 units were shipped and ready for retailers to off-load at launch, leaving those without pre-orders having to queue over night outside large electronics retailers which most opened at 8:30 AM.

Nintendo wont disclose how many Nintendo 3DS units retailers in Europe and America may expect to receive, however it's been reported that Japanese retailers have already had a second batch of Nintendo 3DS consoles delivered, said batch has already sold out with more coming within the week. The Nintendo 3DS will launch in Europe on the 25th March 2011.
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Added: 27/05/2011