Explore creative stories and new experiences with Nintendo® DS™ games. They feature interactive touch screen capabilities to immerse you in the adventure. Dual-screen views broaden the gaming arena to let you see more of what is happening. Consider whether you want to play alone or if you will be sharing the experience with family and friends. With a 2DS™ system, play graphically intensive games, or use a 3DS™ console to play the same games with 3D technology added to your experience. Connect with physical objects using 2DS/3Ds systems to draw your games into reality. On the DS and Nintendo DS Litegames, a slot built for GameBoy™ Advanced game cartridges lets you relive the classics of an older gen console. Accessories such as screen protectors help your console to remain in working condition for longer. Charging accessories keep your device powered up, so you can keep playing your DS handheld games.
Nintendo DS games feature interactive touch screen compatibility to heighten immersion. With the dual screens, players can simultaneously use the touch technology on the bottom screen and continue seeing the game world in the top screen. DS handheld games utilize the two screens to give a larger view port for immersive gameplay. Wireless connectivity between consoles lets you utilize your friend's game cartridge, so you can play together with a single game card. Unlock the full multiplayer experience with multiple game cards, letting you play your favorite games with up to three other players seamlessly.
In exchange for battery life, 3DS systems feature the technological capability for playing games in 3D. The Nintendo 3DS/2DS video games offer both familiar and new gameplay experiences with remakes and new releases. The 2DS systems run 3DS games without the 3D feature for younger or more sensitive players. Keep playing the original or Nintendo DS Lite games on the 3DS/2DS systems with backward compatibility. External Amiibo for these systems grant an extra interactivity to make you more immersed in the gameplay experience. An inbuilt NFC reader allows you to scan physical objects such as cards to combine reality with gameplay.
With its secondary cartridge slot, the original DS model and Nintendo DS Lite can play GameBoy games as well. Extra features unlocked in Nintendo DS games by using GameBoy Advanced cartridges further your game's storyline for added fun.
New Nintendo DS accessories that provide protection, additional functionality and attachments can enhance your experience of DS handheld games. A colorful new stylus for the system can protect your screen from scratches to grant your console extra longevity. Add-on screen protectors are important and will keep keep your view free from marks. Charging accessories for vehicles lets you power your device while traveling to take your game farther. Hard or soft storage cases for your console and games keep your entire system safe while you're on the go.