De Gameboy Advance is verantwoordelijk voor een groot deel van de verkochte games, en Hirokazu Hamamura, president van de GBA-divisie van Nintendo, heeft dan ook hoge verwachten van de Nintendo DS. Volgens hem zal Nintendo op de aankomende E3 in mei 30 games onthullen voor Nintendo's nieuwe handheld.Nintendo continued to benefit from its strong position in the handheld market with its GameBoy Advance and Enterbrain President Hirokazu Hamamura said he was eagerly awaiting the company's new handheld, "Nintendo DS."
"This will be a product unlike anything available right now and it will come with a touch panel," said Hamamura, adding that Nintendo was prepared to unveil 30 "DS" titles at the Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles in May.
The "DS" is expected to be a portable videogame system with two screens, one above the other, that will go on sale by year-end. A Nintendo spokesman declined to comment on whether the product would come with a touch panel screen.