Nintendo DS

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The Nintendo DS, (ニンテンドーDS) or simply DS, is a dual-screen handheld game console developed and released by Nintendo.wikipedia
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Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection

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Alternatively, they could interact online using the now-defunct Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service.
Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection (ニンテンドーWi-Fiコネクション) (commonly abbreviated WFC) was an online multiplayer gaming service run by Nintendo to provide free online play in compatible Nintendo DS and Wii games.

PlayStation Portable

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Its main competitor was Sony's PlayStation Portable during the seventh generation of video game consoles.
As a seventh generation console, the PSP primarily competed with the Nintendo DS.

Seventh generation of video game consoles

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Its main competitor was Sony's PlayStation Portable during the seventh generation of video game consoles.
November 2004 saw the introduction of the Nintendo DS (NDS), and the PlayStation Portable (PSP), came out in December.

Game Boy Advance SP

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Both screens are encompassed within a clamshell design similar to the Game Boy Advance SP.
The SP is accompanied by the Nintendo DS (released in November 2004) and the Game Boy Micro (released in September 2005).

Nintendo DS Lite

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On March 2, 2006, Nintendo launched the Nintendo DS Lite, a slimmer and lighter redesign of the original Nintendo DS with brighter screens.
It is a slimmer, brighter, and more lightweight redesign of the original Nintendo DS.

Game Boy Advance

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Prior to its release, the Nintendo DS was marketed as an experimental, "third pillar" in Nintendo's console lineup, meant to complement the Game Boy Advance and GameCube.
Its successor, the Nintendo DS, was released in November 2004 and is also compatible with Game Boy Advance software.

Handheld game console

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The Nintendo DS, (ニンテンドーDS) or simply DS, is a dual-screen handheld game console developed and released by Nintendo.
Modern game systems such as the Nintendo DS and PlayStation Portable have rechargeable Lithium-Ion batteries with proprietary shapes.

Nintendo

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The Nintendo DS, (ニンテンドーDS) or simply DS, is a dual-screen handheld game console developed and released by Nintendo.
In 2004, Nintendo released the Nintendo DS, its fourth major handheld system.

Satoru Iwata

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata said, "We have developed Nintendo DS based upon a completely different concept from existing game devices in order to provide players with a unique entertainment experience for the 21st century."
Under Iwata's direction, Nintendo developed the Nintendo DS and Wii video game consoles, helping the company achieve financial success.

WarioWare: Touched!

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A small supply of units were available prior to this in a package with a promotional "VIP" T-shirt, Metroid Prime Hunters - First Hunt, a WarioWare: Touched! demo, and a pre-release version of Super Mario 64 DS, through the Nintendo Stars Catalogue; the bundle was priced at £129.99 for the UK and €189.99 for the rest of Europe, plus 1,000 of Nintendo's "star" loyalty points (to cover postage). Chinese launch games were Zhi Gan Yi Bi (Polarium) (Nintendo/iQue) and Momo Waliou Zhizao (WarioWare: Touched!) (Nintendo/iQue).
WarioWare: Touched! is a minigame compilation video game released by Nintendo for the Nintendo DS.

GameCube

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Prior to its release, the Nintendo DS was marketed as an experimental, "third pillar" in Nintendo's console lineup, meant to complement the Game Boy Advance and GameCube.
In February 2007, Nintendo announced that it had ceased first-party support for the GameCube and that the console had been discontinued, as it was shifting its manufacturing and development efforts towards the Wii and Nintendo DS.

Super Mario 64 DS

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A small supply of units were available prior to this in a package with a promotional "VIP" T-shirt, Metroid Prime Hunters - First Hunt, a WarioWare: Touched! demo, and a pre-release version of Super Mario 64 DS, through the Nintendo Stars Catalogue; the bundle was priced at £129.99 for the UK and €189.99 for the rest of Europe, plus 1,000 of Nintendo's "star" loyalty points (to cover postage).
Super Mario 64 DS is a 2004 platform video game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo DS.

List of best-selling game consoles

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All Nintendo DS models combined have sold 154.02 million units, making it the best selling handheld game console to date, and the second best selling video game console of all time behind Sony's PlayStation 2.

Metroid Prime Hunters

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A small supply of units were available prior to this in a package with a promotional "VIP" T-shirt, Metroid Prime Hunters - First Hunt, a WarioWare: Touched! demo, and a pre-release version of Super Mario 64 DS, through the Nintendo Stars Catalogue; the bundle was priced at £129.99 for the UK and €189.99 for the rest of Europe, plus 1,000 of Nintendo's "star" loyalty points (to cover postage). At launch there was one pack-in demo, in addition to the built-in PictoChat program: Metroid Prime Hunters: First Hunt (published by Nintendo and is a demo for Metroid Prime Hunters, a game released in March 2006).
Metroid Prime Hunters is a first-person action-adventure video game published by Nintendo and developed by its Redmond-based subsidiary Nintendo Software Technology for the Nintendo DS handheld game console.

List of messaging applications for Nintendo game consoles

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At launch there was one pack-in demo, in addition to the built-in PictoChat program: Metroid Prime Hunters: First Hunt (published by Nintendo and is a demo for Metroid Prime Hunters, a game released in March 2006).
PictoChat is a communication utility that comes pre-installed on the Nintendo DS, Nintendo DS Lite and Nintendo DSi consoles.

Daigasso! Band Brothers

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Band Brothers is a music video game published and developed by Nintendo for the Nintendo DS handheld game console.

Asphalt Urban GT

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Asphalt Urban GT is a racing video game for the Nintendo DS and the Nokia N-Gage handheld video game consoles.

Touchscreen

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The DS, an acronym for "Developers' System" or "Dual Screen", introduced distinctive new features to handheld gaming: two LCD screens working in tandem (the bottom one being a touchscreen), a built-in microphone, and support for wireless connectivity.
Touchscreens would not be popularly used for video games until the release of the Nintendo DS in 2004.

Pokémon Dash

Pokémon Dash is a racing video game developed by Ambrella for the Nintendo DS.

Polarium

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Chinese launch games were Zhi Gan Yi Bi (Polarium) (Nintendo/iQue) and Momo Waliou Zhizao (WarioWare: Touched!) (Nintendo/iQue).
Polarium is a puzzle game developed by Mitchell Corporation for the Nintendo DS.

Wi-Fi

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The Nintendo DS also features the ability for multiple DS consoles to directly interact with each other over Wi-Fi within a short range without the need to connect to an existing wireless network.
This wireless ad hoc network mode has proven popular with multiplayer handheld game consoles, such as the Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable, digital cameras, and other consumer electronics devices.

Nintendo 3DS

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The Nintendo DS line was succeeded by the Nintendo 3DS family in 2011, which maintains backward compatibility with nearly all Nintendo DS software.
The console succeeds the Nintendo DS, featuring backward compatibility with older Nintendo DS video games.

Retro Atari Classics

Retro Atari Classics is a collection of Atari video games for the Nintendo DS developed by American studio Taniko and released in 2005 by Atari.

Ping Pals

Ping Pals is a chat/accessory program developed by WayForward Technologies and published by THQ for the Nintendo DS.

Mr. Driller Drill Spirits

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Mr. Driller Drill Spirits is a game developed by Namco for the Nintendo DS.