Online play and the eShop will “continue to be available”.
Earlier this week, Nintendo confirmed the production of its mighty 3DS line had been officially discontinued. It brings an end to all six models in the 3DS family – the 3DS, 3DS XL, New 3DS, New 3DS XL, 2DS and New 2DS XL.
Fortunately, there’s still some life left in this system. In a statement to GamesIndustry.biz, a Nintendo spokesperson confirmed the 3DS’s online services and eShop would be hanging around. First and third-party games will also continue to be offered on Nintendo.com and at retail.
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