Find out why Nintendo Life recommends checking out these cases for the new Nintendo 3DS

If you have the new Nintendo 3DS or new 3DS XL, you might want to invest in a case that protects it from nicks or bumps.

Nintendo Life reviewed the WaterField gaming cases and highly recommends them:

- The Nintendo 3DS XL CitySlicker Case provides a perfect fit for the NEW 3DS or the XL and includes slots and pockets for games.

- The Nintendo 3DS XL Suede Jacket is a minimalist Ultrasuede pouch for protecting the device from dings and scratches.

- The Nintendo 3DS XL Gear Pouch is a case for holding the 3DS or XL plus your gaming accessories.

For commuters, students, and frequent travelers, these cases will help keep your new toy out of harm's way.

Read the Nintendo Life review by Darren Calvert.