The biggest screen ever on a Nintendo handheld console
Mario and Luigi go off on a coin hunt in the sky.
Soar through even more epic landscape in Kid Icarus: Uprising with the larger Nintendo 3DS XL screen
Get hands-on with Nintendo 3DS XL
Longer battery life for longer gaming
“The 3DS XL has double the appeal of its forebear”
Matt Smith, Engadget
“It's an embodiment of what Nintendo has always stood for – innovation and good old-fashioned fun”
Esat Dedezade, Stuff
"The added real estate just makes sense for avid gamers"
Mike Lowe, Pocket Lint
Really loving Kingdom Hearts on the new 3DS XL screen. Looks fantastic.
Kingdom Hearts!! I need that game once I get a 3DS XL over the holidays :)
Super Mario 3D Land sparkles on Nintendo 3DS XL
Titles like Super Mario 3D Land take on a more epic quality
The extended battery life of the Nintendo 3DS XL means longer multiplayer exploration in Heroes of Ruin
The larger screen allows players to further immerse themselves in Kingdom Hearts
Adventure through even more engaging levels in Super Mario 3D Land with the larger Nintendo 3DS XL screen
More storage for more apps, games and photos
“The colours appear much more vivid and this clearly isn't just a supersized version of the same screen technology”
David Jenkins, Metro
“The only way to play the likes of Super Mario Land 3D is via a Nintendo 3DS (whether the XL or original version)”
"The overall experience of the Nintendo 3DS XL is a good one for families...the larger screens really help play games together"
Andy Robertson, GeekDad - Wired.co.uk
The extended battery life of the Nintendo 3DS XL means longer multiplayer racing in Mario Kart 7
Use the Nintendo 3DS XL's larger screen to make more accurate strokes in New Art Academy
Imagine being shot out of the cannon on the big 3D screen
All those enemies that were squeezed onto the smaller screen appear to have more room to fly around, enabling us to focus on the beautiful background