Articles tagged nintendo ds

20 Oct 2011 // 10:00 PM

Kirby: Mass Attack

Kirby: Mass Attack is both a celebration of nearly 20 years of great games and a fresh take on Nintendo's platforming history.

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SAN FRANCISCO — Not too long ago, many in Hollywood would never have heard of Nintendo North America Inc. President Reggie Fils-Aime. Now that video games

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8 May 2009 // 2:40 AM

SUIKODEN TIERKREIS Publisher: Konami System: Nintendo DS Price: $34.99 Age Rating: Everyone The Nintendo DS has quietly turned into the best platform for role-playing games, from

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22 Apr 2009 // 2:24 AM

With 100 million DS and DSi in the hands of gamers worldwide, Nintendo’s portable is a mighty tempting platform for developers. So why are only

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3 Apr 2009 // 5:03 AM

15 Great iPhone Games

It happened when no one was looking. The DS was busily extending Nintendo’s decades-long dominance of the handheld market, and Sony was trying to

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17 Mar 2009 // 6:30 AM

Clash of the gaming titans

Nintendo’s popular DS handheld hit a milestone earlier this month, topping 100 million of the portables shipped worldwide. But a much more important milestone looms.

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New releases for the week of 2009-03-16...

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15 Mar 2009 // 10:00 PM

Retro Game Challenge

Retro Game Challenge allows the player to go through the motions of playing various games from the 8-bit era, which it does almost flawlessly.

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3 Mar 2009 // 9:00 PM

Animal Boxing

While one wouldn't expect to find hippo brains splattered across the dual screen, a few bruises, the odd cut, maybe even a tiny drop of claret would have been cool.

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Iron Chef America: Supreme Cuisine (DS Version)

British writer Azmol Meah takes on the DS adaptation of an American take on the hit Japanese show.

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Little Red Riding Hood’s Zombie BBQ

How are we to explain to our sons and daughters that we just blew up Santa Claus?

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Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia

Surely, after almost four years of the DS being on the market, even the big N must realise that drawing circles on the screen is only fun, like, maybe twice?

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Naruto: Path of the Ninja 2

For many modern players, games in the vein of 16-bit Final Fantasy titles are like throwbacks to the days without electricity.

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Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia

While there is much familiar about Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia, it is not content to exactly follow the established mold of its forebears.

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16 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

Prey the Stars

The clear sign that your console is top gun is that it has crazy, off the wall nonsense like Prey the Stars on it.

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4 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

Unsolved Crimes

Unsolved Crimes keeps the tradition of point 'n' click adventuring alive on the Nintendo DS.

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2 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

Animal Paradise

The relationship between player and animal is very disingenuous because the player is not really concerned with the animal beyond its basic aesthetic cuteness.

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21 Oct 2008 // 6:05 AM

A Dramatization of the Console War of 2008.

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Little League World Series Baseball 2008

The game's target audience might not have much patience for a game that offers a frustrating challenge, especially when the perception is that the game mechanics are at fault for much of the frustration.

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28 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

Bangai-O Spirits

Bangai-O Spirits shines because it's not easily classified as any given kind of game.

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Gaming in the Analog World

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"A handshake is more substantial than typing "gg" at the end of a game.

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