According to a Nintendo, in a press release today, the Nintendo DS Lite will receive a new suggested retail price of $99. The lower price, which will take effect on June 5 in the United States, is a twenty dollar markdown from the system’s current price of $120.
Also starting June 5 Nintendo announced that six of the company’s most popular Mario titles would begin being packaged in red boxes in order to “[make] it easier than ever for consumers to identify these hit titles in stores”, according to the press release.
The six titles to be repackaged in red are as follows:
- New Super Mario Bros.
- Mario Kart DS
- Super Mario 64 DS
- Mario Party DS
- Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story
- Mario vs Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem!