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Find a use for that extra DS

Nintendo is pumping out new DS colors with a vengeance, and many DS owners who've been clinging to their original models are finally breaking down and upgrading to a Lite. Still others already had a Lite, but found themselves lulled into spending even more money on a spiffy new shade. We just can't control ourselves in the face of such beauty.

But what happens when you end up with a second DS? Unless you've been retro-fitted with an extra pair of arms, you probably don't need two handhelds. Rather than letting the extra sit around and collect dust, check out our suggested uses for that second DS.







Ten things to do with that DS

DS Daily: Something extra

Like some sort of delicious extra content jam, Nippon Ichi is spreading exclusive content all over the DS edition of Disgaea: Prince of the Demon World and the Red Moon, hoping to reel in those who have already played previous versions.

Will what has been announced so far -- multiplayer, new characters, and touchscreen controls -- be enough for you hardened Disgaea veterans to pick up the DS game? And, speaking more broadly, how effective is extra, DS-only content at luring you into purchasing a game you've played extensively elsewhere?

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DS Daily: Other uses


If you're anything like us, you may have more than one DS. Unless you play a lot of multiplayer with your sad, lonely, DS-less friends, that extra unit may not see a lot of use. If that's the case, what do you do with that extra unit when it's not in use? Sometimes we let cats lick it, if they are so inclined, because we like to share, but it often sits forgotten on a table or bookshelf ... unless we decided to set up something funny (to see how long it takes for others to notice it). See above. For the record, you could not pay us to challenge Ein at multiplayer anything.

What do you do with yours? Or, if you are extra-free, what would you do?

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