Nintendo: 3DS owners to get web browser, free Excitebike download

Nintendo announced today that the (kind of) long-awaited software update adding web browser functionality to the new 3DS portable.

Those who receive the update will also be able to download a free 3D remake of Excitebike, a throwback to the NES days.

The software update will be available the evening of June 6 to 3DS owners with access to a wireless broadband connection. The update will also allow customers to buy downloadable titles of such old school Gameboy titles like Super Mario Land and Alleyway.