Nintendo 3DS hits shelves March 27 for $249

The Nintendo 3DS will be on available starting March 27 for $249. It will initially be available in two colors: aqua blue and black. The game card slot on the back will accept both 3DS and DS games, and the 3DS will come a 2GB SD card and charging cradle. A home button under the bottom screen will allow players to pause whatever they're doing and change applications, and a 3D slider lets them set the depth of the picture.