Latest Articles - Nintendo DS

Detective Pikachu review

Detective Pikachu review

This 3DS exclusive catches lightning in a bottle with a charming mix of Pokémon and lighthearted mystery adventure.

Read review Feb 4, 2019
Jake Hunter Detective Story: Ghost of the Dusk review

Jake Hunter Detective Story: Ghost of the Dusk review

The visual novel series from Japan is back with a new mystery anthology, but even the pretense of gameplay is found lacking this time around.

Read review Jan 9, 2019
LAYTON’S MYSTERY JOURNEY: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy review

LAYTON’S MYSTERY JOURNEY: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy review

The next generation of Layton adventures inherits many of the same good qualities, though it’s still dogged by poor integration.

Read review Sep 18, 2017
Corpse Party review

Corpse Party review

The revived Japanese port is bigger and gorier than ever, though more an old-school visual novel than interactive adventure.

Read review Mar 27, 2017
Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma review

Zero Time Dilemma review

The Zero Escape finale offers more of the same enjoyable visual novel adventuring but includes some perplexing design decisions for the worse.

Read review Nov 30, 2016
Chase: Cold Case Investigations - Distant Memories review

Chase: Cold Case Investigations – Distant Memories review

This extremely short and disappointing 3DS detective mystery from former Cing designers never really builds up any momentum.

Read review Nov 21, 2016
Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy review

Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy review

The sixth and possibly final Layton puzzle-adventure starts out with a bang and ends the popular series on a high note.

Read review Mar 14, 2014

Game Announcements - Nintendo DS

First clues uncovered for new Jake Hunter mystery

Jake Hunter has been slacking.

Read more May 18, 2018

Gotta catch the upcoming Detective Pikachu game

No matter how old you are, you probably know who Pikachu is, but most probably consider the cute little squeaky-voiced Pokémon critter to belong to the exclusive d...

Read more Mar 6, 2018

Cing a distant memory, but Chase coming soon to 3DS

It's never a good thing when an acclaimed developer like Cing closes down, as happened back in 2010 when the popular Japanese studio was forced into bankruptcy.

Read more Sep 17, 2016

Like father, like daughter in next Layton puzzler

With Professor Layton off moonlighting with Phoenix Wright recently, it's been left to the younger generation of Laytons to pick up the slack.

Read more Jul 31, 2016

Phoenix Wright rises again this September on 3DS

It's been far too long since the last solo effort from everyone's favourite pointy-haired defense attorney.

Read more May 13, 2016

Mysterious Cities of Gold to be unearthed in November

Fresh off the success of its recent Kickstarter campaign, Mysterious Cities of Gold: Secret Paths is being localised into English and will soon be coming to the PC and ...

Read more Oct 15, 2013

Professor Layton confronts the Azran Legacy in November, then Phoenix Wright in 2014

What's better then confirmation of a brand new Professor Layton adventure in English speaking territories? How about confirmation of TWO? And what's still bette...

Read more Aug 7, 2013

Latest Screenshots - Nintendo DS Adventure Games

Community reviews - Nintendo DS (randomly selected)

Review of Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney

Rating by TimovieMan posted on Mar 8, 2013


Well written, full of twists and memorable characters, and above all: hilarious!

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is available at: