Nintendo today(August 16) announced that the company will drop the MSRP of the Nintendo DS system. Effective from August 21st, the Nintendo DS will retail for $129.99, down from its original $149.99 retail price established at its launch back in November 2004.
The systems will no longer come bundled with Super Mario 64 DS. Currently, the price drop is only for North America. The Nintendo DS price in Japan remains at 15,000 yen, and the European DS continues to retail for around 149.99 euros.