3DS “black screen of death” error reported by users

Many users are reporting that their 3DS is suffering from black screen of death error, across multiple games.

NeoGaf, AVForums and DigitalSpy are full of reports regarding this “black screen of death” error, the list of game titles that are mentioned in connection to this error are Super Monkey Ball, Street Fighter IV 3D, Pilotwings, Ghost Recon, Lego Star Wars, and Mii.


Some user are claiming to resolve the issue by resetting the system, whereas others have reformatted their SD cards to FAT-32 format inorder to eliminate the problem.

Large section of users are playing it safe and have resorted to returning the console to the retailer for replacement.