Nintendo's latest innovation, Nintendo DS, provides users with a unique game-play experience using features never before offered by any other home console or hand-held game system. This portable personal entertainment and communications unit provides owners with new perspectives on dual screens, new control using both touch and voice, and new connections with two kinds of wireless game play. It's a newfound canvas on which developers can express their creativity.
With Nintendo DS, dual screens and touch-screen technology allow you to
interact with games like never before. Wireless communication allows you to
experience real-time multiplayer gameplay, while built-in PictoChat software
gives you the power to draw, write and send messages wirelessly. Nintendo DS
revolutionizes the way games are played.
Two LCD screens offer one of the most groundbreaking game play advances ever
Imagine the possibilities. In a racing game, you might see your own vehicle's
perspective on one screen and an overall track view on the other. Soon, games
could be created allowing you to play games on one screen while sending text
messages on the other.
Each 3-inch screen can reproduce a true 3D view, with impressive 3D renderings
that can surpass images displayed on the Nintendo 64.
Touch Screen Technology
The lower screen offers something never before provided by any dedicated game
device: touch-screen capabilities.
You no longer have to rely on just buttons to move your character or shift
perspectives. Navigate menus or access inventory items simply by touching the
screen with a stylus or fingertip. The possibilities are limited only by
The touch screen features a tougher film cover for durability, and the included
stylus is stored in the back of the unit.