Nintendo DS News


New video game releases of 6/4-6/10

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2012 10:00am PDT

Given that E3 is next week, the lineup of new releases is rather yet, at the same time, surprisingly full. We'll be getting Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, Inversion, Dungeonbowl, Bang Bang Racing, and some other odds and ends.


"I wouldn't mind tasting some of Katy Perry's Sweet Treats!... :/"

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LEGO The Lord of the Rings announced

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 01, 2012 9:30am PDT

Word of it leaked a while back, but Warner Bros today finally announced LEGO The Lord of the Rings, bringing the movie trilogy to video games in plasticised form.


"LEGO games are great, although a bit buggy!! SW ones freezes on my Xbox. Went to a forum and I ..."

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New video game releases of 5/21-5/27

By Alice O'Connor, May 20, 2012 10:00am PDT

Next week will bring Capcom's curious action-RPG Dragon's Dogma, WW2 sim Iron Front, which is built upon the Arma 2 engine, the PC edition of Alan Wake's American Nightmare, and the Xbox 360 and PS3 editions of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier.


"according to steam its may 24th.....unless steam is doing a regional release......."

- soundcreepy see all 8 comments

New video game releases of 5/14-5/20

By Alice O'Connor, May 13, 2012 7:00am PDT

Diablo III is coming out next week. That is all. Oh wait, no, it's not, we're also getting Max Payne 3. No biggie. And A Game of Thrones, and Sonic 4: Episode 2, and PixelJunk 4am, and... and...


"Not playing the originals shouldn't get in the way of enjoying the new game"

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New video game releases of 5/7-5/13

By Alice O'Connor, May 06, 2012 7:00am PDT

Next week will bring the launch of Starhawk, the spiritual successor to Warhawk, along with the PC edition of Street Fighter X Tekken, the Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft, fighter Phantom Breaker, and more.


"I was impressed with the demo enough to pre-order it. I've never really played any TBS games ..."

- _jayP_ see all 8 comments

New video game releases of 4/30-5/6

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 29, 2012 7:00am PDT

Another week, another nice bag bag of new releases! Next week will bring games including Sniper Elite V2, Tera, Fable Heroes, Mortal Kombat on Vita, and the PC editions of Nexuiz and Port Royale 3.


"You mean you didn't see the trailer where all they did was quote Xbox fan mags, including one ..."

- jacobvandy see all 6 comments

New video game releases of 4/23-4/29

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 22, 2012 7:00am PDT

Cor, a new week already? You'd better learn what's coming out, then. Next week's new releases include Prototype 2 on consoles, the bloody Bloodforge, and the PC editions of Binary Domain and Risen 2: Dark Waters.


"From what I can tell... the XBLA version, called Episode 1 is episodic... but you can buy the ..."

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New video game releases of 4/10-4/16

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 15, 2012 7:00am PDT

Next week will bring our 2011 Game of the Year, The Witcher 2 to Xbox 360, and other new releases including Trials Evolution, Botanicula, and the PC editions of Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet and Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP.


"The Witchertoo, eh? I might pick that up once I'm done effecting mass the third."

- Dave-A see all 3 comments

New video game releases of 4/9-4/15

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 08, 2012 7:00am PDT

Quality wins over quantity in next week's lineup of new releases, with games including IGF 2012 Grand Prize winner Fez, pretty throwback dungeon crawler Legend of Grimrock, Skullgirls, and the free-to-play Tribes: Ascend.


"Yeah, that video a few weeks ago sold me, I didn't realize it was coming out already until I saw ..."

- Gwyndion see all 9 comments

New video game releases of 4/2-4/8

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 01, 2012 10:00am PDT

What's coming out next week? Oh, you know, Duke Nukem Forever and Ever, Final Fantasy XIII-3: Reckoning - Retribution, Milo & Kate, and Elite 4. Ha ha not really, April Fool's! Now you look stupid!


"You can only purchase it from GameStop or directly from Nintendo."

- Psydswipe see all 6 comments

New video game releases of 3/26-4/1

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2012 7:00am PDT

Next week's new releases include the console version of Ridge Racer Unbounded, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13, the PC edition of Rayman Origins, indie survive 'em up Lone Survivor, eerie puzzle-platformer Closure, and more.


"If the PC edition is coming out in the US next week, Namco Bandai is playing it coy. The ..."

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New video game releases of 3/19-3/25

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 18, 2012 7:00am PDT

The good times continue to roll, with new releases next week including Ninja Gaiden 3, the Silent Hill HD Collection, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, expandalone Total War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai, Angry Birds Space, and Kid Icarus: Uprising


"Bland and repetitive. The last one earned decent marks for adding giant bosses but I can't get ..."

- tw3kr see all 9 comments

New video game releases of 3/12-3/18

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 11, 2012 7:00am PDT

Next weeks' new releases include Journey, Silent Hill: Downpour, the new FIFA Street, Yakuza: Dead Souls, Ridge Racer for Vita, Tales of Graces F, and heaps more.


"I'm so excited about Journey. It will be the first game I've bought for the ps3 in a long time."

- Mecha Tofu Pirate see all 12 comments

Nintendo 3DS first year sales: 4.5m units in US

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 06, 2012 7:15am PST

Though the first anniversary of 3DS's US launch isn't until March 27, Nintendo is already boasting about its first-year hardware sales. 4.5 million of the shiny handhelds were sold in the US alone, almost doubling the original DS's first year performance.


"3DS Lite Ocarina of Time or Majoras Mask bundle would make me get one. Only a matter of time ..."

- yourbuddypal see all 3 comments

New video game releases of 3/5-3/11

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 04, 2012 7:00am PST

Next week will bring something very rare and special--a new PS2 game. Other new releases include Street Fighter X Tekken, I Am Alive, MLB 12: The Show, and something named Mass Effect 3--looks like some sort of sci-fi shooter-RPG to my eyes.


"I'll take ME3 PC and SFxT for the 360. Thank you. ohh and add one of those xbl 1 year ..."

- Cashh see all 3 comments