DS Lite out in August?

Rumours point to a summer release for the redesign

Several German retailers have marked DS Lite's release date down as 16 August, which has sparked rumours of a European summer release despite there being no official word from Nintendo.

These retailers have also listed DS Lite as being available in the three colours - White, Ice Blue and Enamel Navy %26ndash; that will be available for the Japanese launch on 2 March.

Nintendo has stated that the old-style DS will be phased out around September which could well suggest an August release, but until it officially puts us out of our misery we'll have to keep on guessing.

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