MEGATech Showcase - Nintendo 3DS Battery Packs By Nyko and Hyperkin (Video) Michael Kwan November 18, 2011 Features, MEGATech Videos The Nintendo 3DS didn't really get the kind of traction that Nintendo had hoped. Maybe it's because of that initial price point. Maybe it was the lack of a killer title. Maybe it was the miserable battery life. The price has been addressed and there are at least a few titles worth getting now. Addressing that third point are the Nyko PowerPak+ and the Hyperkin PowerPlus. These are battery upgrade kits for the Nintendo 3DS that are said to give you double the playing time of the regular battery. I unboxed the two and will be providing a proper shootout/review in the near future. With Super Mario 3D Land already out and Mario Kart 7 drifting right around the corner, now is as good a time as any to invest in extending your portable gaming session on the 3DS. Video featuring the unboxing of both battery packs is after the jump. Share This With The World!