DS Archive

  • Combo Review: Puzzler World XL and Puzzler World 2012 3D

    Combo Review: Puzzler World XL and Puzzler World 2012 3D

    If you own a recently manufactured Nintendo portable gaming device (i.e. a DSi or 3DS) and enjoy word/number/picture puzzles, like crosswords, wordsearches, Sudoku, hangman, and spot the difference, there are two new titles to vie for your gaming dollar. Both come from the same Puzzler […]

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  • Review: Hotel Transylvania

    Review: Hotel Transylvania

    So it’s time for a little Halloween truth in marketing: The game based on the animated Adam Sandler vehicle Hotel Transylvania is a big ol’ misnomer. They really should have called it Hotel Castlevania. Okay, so that might have screwed the tie-in vibe—and brazenly violated […]

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  • Recreating Middle-Earth With LEGO Bricks and Minifigures

    Recreating Middle-Earth With LEGO Bricks and Minifigures

    In the first episode of a pre-launch video developer diary series for LEGO The Lord of the Rings, TT Games talks about undertaking the arduous task of recreating the huge world of Middle-earth and telling its intricate stories within the iconic toy-brick universe while balancing […]

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  • Fellowship of the Ring Minifigure Hero Shot

    Fellowship of the Ring Minifigure Hero Shot

    Warner Bros. sent over this new piece of LEGO The Lord of the Rings artwork today, an amazing hero shot of all nine Fellowship of the Ring minifig companions posing as they embark on their quest to destroy the One Ring. Feel free to download […]

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  • Follow Gollum Through LEGO Middle-earth’s Dead Marshes

    Follow Gollum Through LEGO Middle-earth’s Dead Marshes

    Gollum slinks out of hiding to feature prominently in these new LEGO The Lord of the Rings screenshots from Gamescom (go watch the trailer as well if you missed it). It’s amazing how a simple minifig makeover can turn such a villainous creature into such […]

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  • Only Minifig Frodo Can Save LEGO Middle-earth

    Only Minifig Frodo Can Save LEGO Middle-earth

    LEGO The Lord of the Rings embarks on a heroic quest to Gamescom with a new trailer chock full of amazing toy brick-built scenery from Peter Jackson’s film trilogy, adorable minifigure representations of the entire Fellowship, terrifying (yet somehow still cute) cave troll, Gollum and […]

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  • Review: Pokémon Conquest

    Review: Pokémon Conquest

    I swore I was done with Pokémon. I managed to survive the stage of my childrens’ lives where Nintendo’s ubiquitous pocket monsters were the engouement du jour. I collected several bazillion of them myself over the course of countless versions of the games, even though […]

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  • LEGO Hobbits Are the Cutest Minifigures Ever

    LEGO Hobbits Are the Cutest Minifigures Ever

    We have new screenshots in for LEGO The Lord of the Rings, giving us a closer look at how adorable hobbits are when they’re immortalized as LEGO minifigs. There’s also a shot of the Moria cave troll fight that looks just like a children’s LEGO […]

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  • October 7 is Pokémon Day 2012

    October 7 is Pokémon Day 2012

    Three new Pokémon titles are coming to a Nintendo handheld near you this October 7th. On that day, Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2 will land on store shelves for Nintendo DS (also playable on 3DS), with companion Nintendo 3DS game Pokémon […]

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  • The Lord of the Rings Will Be the One LEGO Game to Rule Them All

    The Lord of the Rings Will Be the One LEGO Game to Rule Them All

    Ever since Warner Bros. and Traveller’s Tales started churning out LEGO games, The Lord of the Rings has been at the top of the long list of licensed film/book properties gamers and fantasy geeks have wanted to see brought to life in brick and minifig […]

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