Nintendo 3DS to get new name

Speaking to Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has stated that the official name for the new Nintendo DS will be revealed “in the not so distant future.”

At a recent financial briefing, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata was asked about the 3DS name and whether or not it was the final name for the handheld. Iwata responded with “Since we’ve stated that it will go on sale during the present term. I think the formal name will be made public in the not so distant future.”

Keep your ears open for an official naming at E3 in the summer.