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17/10/2012 FGTV: 3DS XL Battery Test Review
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With the criticism upon its release of the 3DS for its battery life, Family Gamer TV has decided to compare the range of Nintendo handhelds and see how the charging length compares, including the new 3DS XL all the way back to the original GameBoy. The results are surprising and informative.

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3DS XL Battery Test 3DS Review

FGTV: 3DS XL Battery Test

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Minigames

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This week, we compare the battery life of the range of Nintendo handhelds, including the new 3DS XL all the way back to the original GameBoy. All the consoles are fully charged at the beginning of the test, with the exception of the original GameBoy which uses a fresh set of 4 AA Batteries. Which ones last the distance? Take a look and find out!

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Andy Robertson appears in this podcast. "Videogame reviews for the whole family, not just the kids. I dig out videogame experiences to intrigue and interest grownups and children. This is post-hardcore gaming where accessibility, emotion and storytelling are as important as realism, explosions and bravado."


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