The Bottom Line: Etrian Odyssey is a turn-based role-playing game like any other, but it sports one heck of a mean streak to elevate it above the crowd. Read review
Specs: Teen, ATLUS, Role-Playing, Role playing game (RPG) - first person, Fantasy, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Avit-Niigata, Sports
Specs: Teen, Storm City Games, Action, Strategy / tactics / wargame - wargame, Historical
Specs: Teen, n-Space, Action, Action - first person shooter
Specs: Teen, Gameloft, Compilation
The Bottom Line: Trace Memory serves up an interesting story with a handful of inspired puzzles that are all too quickly conquered. Read review
Specs: Teen, Cing, Adventure, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Skyworks Technologies, Gambling, 1-6 Players
The Bottom Line: This classic turn-based strategy game feels old and slow on the Nintendo DS. Read review
Specs: Teen, Strategy First, Strategy
The Bottom Line: Though Dead Man's Chest is largely competent, the sword fighting is too repetitive and the minigames are too few and too bland to get anyone particularly excited. Read review
Specs: Teen, Amaze Entertainment, Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Viewtiful Joe remains true to form in his handheld debut, while showing off some fun and unique new moves using the DS touch screen. Read review
Specs: Teen, Clover Studio, Action, Action - adventure, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Webfoot Technologies, Gambling
The Bottom Line: While The Rub Rabbits has a stylish and pleasing look to it, the simple, often tedious minigames are too shallow to hold your interest. Read review
Specs: Teen, Sonic Team, Puzzle, 1-4 Players
Specs: Teen, Magnin & Associates, Gambling
The Bottom Line: The best part of Luminous Arc is its balanced and accessible gameplay, though it lacks some narrative depth. Read review
Specs: Teen, Image Epoch, Role-Playing, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Justice for All is a good, lengthy adventure with great character-driven storylines, but it fails to build upon the promising groundwork laid by the first game. Read review
Specs: Teen, Capcom, Adventure, Miscellaneous - puzzle, Fantasy, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, WorkJam, Adventure
Specs: Teen, Magellan Interactive, Card Battle, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Pesky controls and irritating slowdown curtail the fun you'll have in this zombie shooter. Read review
Specs: Teen, EnjoyUp Games, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Venom Games, Sports, Sports - boxing
Specs: Teen, Sanuk Games, Puzzle
The Bottom Line: Only slightly less painful than getting your brain removed through your nose. Read review
Specs: Teen, Artificial Mind and Movement, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Visual problems and poor use of the second screen take a toll on the DS port of Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command. Read review
Specs: Teen, THQ, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - real time, Science-fiction, 1-8 Players
Specs: Teen, Funatics Software, Strategy
The Bottom Line: This handheld offshoot of the revered action series provides plenty of fun and satisfying stylus slashing. Read review
Specs: Teen, Team Ninja, Action, Action - adventure, Fantasy, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Gameloft, Simulation, Miscellaneous - virtual life, 1 Player
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