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Pokémon X And Pokémon Y Get Special Nintendo 3DS XL Bundles In Japan


Nintendo and The Pokémon Company will be releasing a special "Xerneas-Yveltal Blue" Nintendo 3DS XL system in Japan, alongside the release of Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, featuring the two legendary monsters from the game. Here’s a look:



The special 3DS XL system will cost 22,000 yen and will come with a 4GB SDHC card, as well as a copy of either Pokémon X or Pokémon Y. Also included will be the six AR cards that 3DS systems come with. It will be available on October 12th.


Additionally, Pokémon Centers in Japan will be selling a second Nintendo 3DS XL system. The Premium Gold bundle will include the same items as the above bundle. Here’s what it looks like:



We’ll update with larger images of the Premium Gold bundle as they’re made available.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.