Good news for us Canadians, Nintendo is dropping the price of 3 of the 3DS’ best selling games to only $34.99.  While this is $5 more than their cost down south we’ll never say no to chance to get 3 of the system’s best games for cheaper.  Effective immediately, the price of Mario Kart 7, Super Mario 3D Land, and New Super Mario Bros. 2 will be reduced to $34.99 both in stores and on the Nintendo eShop.  The Nintendo press release is as follows:


Three great Nintendo 3DS games, which include the best-selling Nintendo 3DS games of all time, are getting a new lower price. These games represent some of the most fun game experiences available today. The three games are must-haves for anyone who owns a Nintendo 3DS or Nintendo 2DS system, and their new price represents an even better value for consumers.

Starting April 22, Mario Kart 7Super Mario 3D Land, and New Super Mario Bros. 2 will be available in the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS and in retail stores at a suggested retail price of just $34.99 each.

In order, Mario Kart 7Super Mario 3D Land and New Super Mario Bros. 2 represent the top three best-selling Nintendo 3DS games of all time in Canada. All three of the newly discounted games star classic Nintendo characters and franchises, and their strong sales over time demonstrate the longevity of Nintendo’s games. The games make great gifts, engaging entertainment for families and other spring break travellers, or just a way to introduce kids to the fun of video games.