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Here is the complete list of games you can find inside Nintendo Life. It is possible to reorder the list below by clicking on the headings such as release date.

Title Rating System Publisher Players Genre » EU Date Price
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door 8/10 GCN Nintendo 1 RPG 12 Nov 04 -
Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth 9/10 3DS Atlus 1 RPG 28 Nov 14 -
Phantasy Star Phantasy Star 8/10 SMS SEGA 1 RPG 14 Aug 09 500 points
Phantasy Star II Phantasy Star II 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 15 Feb 08 800 points
Phantasy Star III Phantasy Star III 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 18 Apr 08 800 points
Phantasy Star IV Phantasy Star IV 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 14 Nov 08 800 points
Phantasy Star Online: Episode I & II Phantasy Star Online: Episode I & II
aka PSO: Episode 1 & 2
- GCN Atari 4 RPG 07 Mar 03 -
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy - 3DS eShop Capcom 1 RPG 11 Dec 14 £24.99/€29.99
Pier Solar and the Great Architects Pier Solar and the Great Architects 6/10 Wii U eShop WaterMelon 4 RPG 27 Nov 14 -
Planet Crashers Planet Crashers 6/10 3DS eShop UTV Ignition 1 RPG 26 Jul 12 £9.00/€10.00
Pokémon Black and White 2 Pokémon Black and White 2
aka Pokemon Black and White 2
9/10 DS Nintendo - RPG 12 Oct 12 -
Pokémon Diamond & Pearl Pokémon Diamond & Pearl
aka Pokémon Diamond, Pokémon Pearl
9/10 DS Nintendo 8 RPG 27 Jul 07 -
Pokémon Dream Radar Pokémon Dream Radar 6/10 3DS eShop Nintendo 1 RPG 11 Oct 12 £2.69/€2.99
Pokémon Emerald Pokémon Emerald 7/10 GBA Nintendo 1 RPG 21 Oct 05 -
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky - DS Nintendo - RPG 20 Nov 09 -
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire 9/10 3DS Nintendo 1 RPG 28 Nov 14 -
Pokémon Platinum Pokémon Platinum 9/10 DS Nintendo 4 RPG 22 May 09 -
Pokémon Red and Blue Pokémon Red and Blue 9/10 Game Boy Nintendo 1 RPG 10 May 99 -
Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire - GBA Nintendo - RPG 25 Jul 03 -
Pokémon Stadium Pokémon Stadium - N64 Nintendo 4 RPG 07 Apr 00 -
Project X Zone Project X Zone
aka Project Cross Zone
8/10 3DS Bandai Namco (2) 1 RPG 05 Jul 13 -
Rune Factory 2: A Fantasy Harvest Moon Rune Factory 2: A Fantasy Harvest Moon - DS Rising Star Games 1 RPG 08 Oct 10 -
Rune Factory 4 Rune Factory 4 9/10 3DS XSEED Games 1 RPG 11 Dec 14 £24.99/€29.99
Rune Factory: Frontier Rune Factory: Frontier 8/10 Wii Rising Star Games 1 RPG 01 Apr 10 -
Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love
aka Sakura Taisen V (Japanese title)
9/10 Wii NIS America 1 RPG 09 Apr 10 -
Secret of Evermore Secret of Evermore 8/10 SNES Squaresoft 1 RPG 22 Feb 96 -
Secret of Mana Secret of Mana 9/10 SNES Square Enix 3 RPG 26 Dec 08 800 points
Shadowrun Shadowrun 9/10 SNES Data East 1 RPG 28 Jul 94 -
Shin Megami Tensei IV Shin Megami Tensei IV 9/10 3DS Atlus 1 RPG 30 Oct 14 £17.99/€19.99
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers 9/10 3DS Atlus 1 RPG 13 Sep 13 -
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked
aka Devil Survivor: Over Clock (JPN)
8/10 3DS Atlus 1 RPG 29 Mar 13 -
Shining in the Darkness Shining in the Darkness 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 07 Sep 07 800 points
Skies of Arcadia Legends Skies of Arcadia Legends - GCN SEGA 1 RPG 23 May 03 -
Solatorobo: Red the Hunter Solatorobo: Red the Hunter 9/10 DS Bandai Namco (2) 4 RPG 01 Jul 11 -
Soul Blazer Soul Blazer 9/10 SNES Enix 1 RPG 27 Jan 94 -
Suikoden: Tierkreis Suikoden: Tierkreis 7/10 DS Konami 1 RPG 13 Mar 09 -
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars 10/10 SNES Nintendo 1 RPG 22 Aug 08 900 points
Sword of Vermilion Sword of Vermilion 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 02 Mar 07 800 points
Tales of the Abyss Tales of the Abyss 8/10 3DS Bandai Namco (2) 1 RPG 25 Nov 11 -
Terranigma Terranigma 10/10 SNES Enix 1 RPG 19 Dec 96 -
The Denpa Men 2: Beyond The Waves The Denpa Men 2: Beyond The Waves 9/10 3DS eShop Genius Sonority - RPG 30 May 13 £8.99/€9.99
The Denpa Men 3: The Rise of Digitoll The Denpa Men 3: The Rise of Digitoll
aka Denpa Ningen RPG 3 (Japan)
9/10 3DS eShop Genius Sonority 1 RPG 08 May 14 £8.99/€9.99
The Denpa Men: They Came By Wave The Denpa Men: They Came By Wave 9/10 3DS eShop Genius Sonority 1 RPG 06 Dec 12 £7.19/€7.99
The Keep The Keep 8/10 3DS eShop Cinemax 1 RPG 18 Sep 14 £8.99/€9.99
The Last Story The Last Story 8/10 Wii Nintendo 6 RPG 24 Feb 12 -
The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap 9/10 GBA Nintendo 1 RPG 12 Nov 04 -
The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap 9/10 GBA Nintendo 1 RPG 16 Dec 11 -
The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap 9/10 GBA Nintendo 1 RPG 29 May 14 £6.29/€6.99
The Sword of Hope II The Sword of Hope II 8/10 Game Boy Kemco 1 RPG 09 Aug 12 £2.70/€3.00
The World Ends With You The World Ends With You 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 18 Apr 08 -
Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark 7/10 3DS Activision 1 RPG 24 Jun 14 -
Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 03 Apr 09 -
Weapon Shop De Omasse Weapon Shop De Omasse 9/10 3DS eShop Level 5 1 RPG 20 Feb 14 £7.19/€7.99
Xenoblade Chronicles Xenoblade Chronicles
aka Xenoblade, Monado
9/10 Wii Nintendo 1 RPG 19 Aug 11 -
Ys Book I & II Ys Book I & II 9/10 TG-16 Nihon Falcom 1 RPG 05 Sep 08 800 points
Zenonia Zenonia 9/10 DSiWare Gamevil USA Inc. 1 RPG 24 Dec 10 800 points
1942 1942 5/10 VC Arcade Capcom 2 Shooter 21 Jan 11 800 points
3D Classics: TwinBee 3D Classics: TwinBee 9/10 3DS eShop Nintendo 1 Shooter 22 Sep 11 £4.50/€5.00
3D Classics: Xevious 3D Classics: Xevious 7/10 3DS eShop Nintendo 1 Shooter 21 Jul 11 £5.40/€6.00
99Bullets 99Bullets 8/10 DSiWare EnjoyUp Games 1 Shooter 21 Jul 11 500 points
99Seconds 99Seconds 6/10 Wii U eShop EnjoyUp Games 1 Shooter 02 Oct 14 £2.29
Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy 8/10 3DS Bandai Namco Games 1 Shooter 02 Dec 11 -
Air Zonk Air Zonk 8/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 13 Jul 07 600 points
Armageddon Operation Dragon Armageddon Operation Dragon 2/10 DSiWare EnjoyUp Games 1 Shooter 20 Jun 13 500 points
Big Town Shoot Out Big Town Shoot Out 3/10 WiiWare Performance Desig... 4 Shooter 24 Nov 11 500 points
Bio-Hazard Battle Bio-Hazard Battle 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Shooter 02 Mar 07 800 points
BIT.TRIP FATE BIT.TRIP FATE 9/10 WiiWare Aksys Games 1 Shooter 19 Nov 10 800 points
BIT.TRIP SAGA BIT.TRIP SAGA 7/10 3DS Aksys Games 4 Shooter 16 Mar 12 -
Blazing Lazers Blazing Lazers 8/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 25 May 07 600 points
Blood Beach Blood Beach 2/10 WiiWare Coresoft, Inc. 1 Shooter 26 Nov 10 500 points
Call of Duty: Ghosts Call of Duty: Ghosts 6/10 Wii U Activision 4 Shooter 05 Nov 13 -
Castle of Shikigami III Castle of Shikigami III 8/10 Wii Aksys Games 2 Shooter 01 Oct 10 -
Cosmos X2 Cosmos X2 6/10 DSiWare Saturnine Games 1 Shooter 15 Sep 11 200 points
Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine 6/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 1 Shooter 27 Jun 08 500 points
Dead Moon Dead Moon 4/10 TG-16 Natsume 1 Shooter 08 Jun 07 600 points
Dementium: The Ward Dementium: The Ward 7/10 DS SouthPeak Games - Shooter 17 Apr 09 -
Double Bloob Double Bloob 3/10 DSiWare Bloober Team 1 Shooter 26 Jan 12 500 points
Dragon Spirit Dragon Spirit 6/10 TG-16 Bandai Namco (2) 1 Shooter 06 Jul 07 600 points
Dream Trigger 3D Dream Trigger 3D 3/10 3DS D3Publisher 2 Shooter 15 Jul 11 -
Eco Shooter: Plant 530 Eco Shooter: Plant 530
aka 530 Eco Shooter
7/10 WiiWare Nintendo 1 Shooter 29 Jan 10 1,000 points
Escape The Virus: Shoot 'Em Up! Escape The Virus: Shoot 'Em Up! 5/10 DSiWare Teyon 1 Shooter 16 Aug 12 200 points
Escape the Virus: Swarm Survival Escape the Virus: Swarm Survival 7/10 DSiWare Teyon - Shooter 05 Jul 12 200 points
Exed Exes Exed Exes 4/10 VC Arcade Capcom 2 Shooter 07 Jan 11 800 points
Fantasy Zone Fantasy Zone 7/10 SMS SEGA 1 Shooter 11 Apr 08 500 points
Fantasy Zone II Fantasy Zone II
aka Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa
8/10 SMS SEGA 1 Shooter 08 May 09 500 points
Fast Draw Showdown Fast Draw Showdown 5/10 WiiWare Digital Leisure 2 Shooter 22 Jan 10 500 points
Flip the Core Flip the Core 6/10 DSiWare Engine Software - Shooter 19 Jul 12 200 points
Forgotten Worlds Forgotten Worlds 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Shooter 28 Nov 08 800 points
GAIABREAKER GAIABREAKER 4/10 Wii U eShop Ubiquitous Entert... 1 Shooter 17 Jul 14 £9.89/€10.99
Galaga Galaga 7/10 NES Bandai Namco (2) 1 Shooter 09 Mar 07 500 points
Galaga Galaga 7/10 NES Bandai Namco (2) 1 Shooter 08 Aug 13 £3.49
Galaga Galaga 7/10 NES Bandai Namco (2) 1 Shooter 01 May 14 £4.49/€4.99
Galaga '90 Galaga '90 7/10 TG-16 Bandai Namco (2) 1 Shooter 10 Aug 07 600 points
Galaxy Force II Galaxy Force II 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 01 May 09 800 points
Gaplus Gaplus 5/10 VC Arcade Bandai Namco (2) 1 Shooter 23 Mar 09 500 points
Gate of Thunder Gate of Thunder 9/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 19 Oct 07 800 points
GO Series: Dark Spirits GO Series: Dark Spirits
aka G.G Series: Dark Spirits (U.S. and Japanese title)
7/10 DSiWare Gamebridge 1 Shooter 24 Dec 10 200 points
Gradius Gradius 7/10 NES Konami 1 Shooter 02 Feb 07 500 points
Gradius Gradius 7/10 NES Konami 1 Shooter 01 Nov 12 £4.49/€4.99
Gradius Gradius 7/10 NES Konami 1 Shooter 26 Sep 13 £3.49
Gradius III Gradius III 7/10 SNES Konami 1 Shooter 28 Sep 07 900 points
Gradius ReBirth Gradius ReBirth 6/10 WiiWare Konami 1 Shooter 03 Jul 09 600 points
Gunblade NY and LA Machineguns Arcade Hits Pack Gunblade NY and LA Machineguns Arcade Hits Pack 7/10 Wii SEGA 2 Shooter 27 Aug 10 -
Heavy Fire: Special Operations Heavy Fire: Special Operations 3/10 WiiWare Teyon 2 Shooter 31 Dec 10 500 points
Ice Cream Surfer Ice Cream Surfer 4/10 Wii U eShop Dolores Entertain... 1 Shooter 31 Jul 14 £4.49/€4.99
Kyotokei Kyotokei 7/10 WiiWare Microforum 2 Shooter 15 Sep 11 500 points
Liberation Maiden Liberation Maiden
aka Guild01
7/10 3DS eShop Level 5 1 Shooter 04 Oct 12 £7.19/€7.99
Life Force Life Force
aka Salamander
8/10 NES Konami 2 Shooter 18 Sep 14 £3.49
Life Force Life Force
aka Salamander
8/10 NES Konami 2 Shooter 19 Dec 13 £4.49/€4.99
Little Red Riding Hood's Zombie BBQ Little Red Riding Hood's Zombie BBQ 8/10 DSiWare Gammick Entertain... 1 Shooter 30 Oct 09 800 points
Lords of Thunder Lords of Thunder 9/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 08 Feb 08 800 points
Metal Torrent Metal Torrent
aka Aa Mujō Setsuna (Japanese name)
7/10 DSiWare Nintendo 1 Shooter 07 May 10 500 points
Monster Lair Monster Lair 4/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 Shooter 21 Dec 07 800 points
MUSHA MUSHA 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 17 Jul 09 900 points
Nano Assault EX Nano Assault EX 9/10 3DS eShop 1 Shooter 07 Mar 13 £12.49/€14.99
Nano Assault Neo Nano Assault Neo 8/10 Wii U eShop Shin'en Multimedia 2 Shooter 30 Nov 12 £8.99/€9.99
Onslaught Onslaught 9/10 WiiWare Hudson 4 Shooter 13 Feb 09 1,000 points
Parodius: Non-Sense Fantasy Parodius: Non-Sense Fantasy
aka Parodius Da! (Japanese title)
8/10 SNES Konami 1 Shooter 01 Dec 92 -
Pearl Harbor Trilogy - 1941: Red Sun Rising Pearl Harbor Trilogy - 1941: Red Sun Rising
aka Episode 1
8/10 WiiWare Legendo 1 Shooter 16 Jul 10 700 points
Pop'n TwinBee Pop'n TwinBee 8/10 SNES Konami 2 Shooter 10 Jul 14 £5.49
Pop'n TwinBee Pop'n TwinBee 8/10 SNES Konami 2 Shooter 01 Nov 93 -
Protöthea Protöthea 5/10 WiiWare Ubisoft 1 Shooter 23 Oct 09 1,000 points
Psychosis Psychosis 5/10 TG-16 Naxat Soft 1 Shooter 29 Feb 08 600 points
R-Type R-Type 8/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 29 Dec 06 800 points
R-Type R-Type 7/10 Game Boy Irem 1 Shooter 01 Dec 91 -
R-Type R-Type 6/10 SMS SEGA 1 Shooter 25 Sep 09 500 points
R-Type III: The Third Lightning R-Type III: The Third Lightning 8/10 SNES Irem 1 Shooter 16 Feb 07 800 points
Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles
aka Biohazard: The Darkside Chronicles
8/10 Wii Capcom 2 Shooter 27 Nov 09 -
Robin Hood: The Return of Richard Robin Hood: The Return of Richard 2/10 WiiWare Nordcurrent 1 Shooter 21 May 10 500 points
Rogue Trooper: Quartz Zone Massacre Rogue Trooper: Quartz Zone Massacre 8/10 Wii Ubisoft 4 Shooter 20 Feb 09 -
Secret Command Secret Command
aka Rambo: First Blood Part II
6/10 SMS SEGA 2 Shooter 17 Apr 09 500 points
Shootanto: Evolutionary Mayhem Shootanto: Evolutionary Mayhem 6/10 WiiWare Hudson 2 Shooter 20 Nov 09 500 points
Soldier Blade Soldier Blade 9/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 26 Jan 07 600 points
Space Harrier Space Harrier 5/10 VC Arcade SEGA 1 Shooter 29 May 09 800 points
Space Harrier Space Harrier 6/10 SMS SEGA 1 Shooter 17 Oct 08 500 points
Space Harrier II Space Harrier II 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 22 Dec 06 800 points
Space Invaders Get Even Space Invaders Get Even 8/10 WiiWare Square Enix 1 Shooter 07 Nov 08 500 points
Space Invaders: The Original Game Space Invaders: The Original Game 2/10 SNES Taito 2 Shooter 28 Nov 08 800 points
Star Force Star Force 4/10 VC Arcade Tecmo 1 Shooter 23 Mar 09 -
Star Fox Star Fox
aka Starwing (European title)
9/10 SNES Nintendo 1 Shooter 03 Jun 93 -
Star Soldier Star Soldier 5/10 NES Hudson 1 Shooter 15 Aug 13 £4.49/€4.99
Star Soldier R Star Soldier R 7/10 WiiWare Hudson 1 Shooter 20 May 08 800 points
Summer Carnival '92 RECCA Summer Carnival '92 RECCA 8/10 NES Naxat Soft 1 Shooter 15 Aug 13 £4.49/€4.99
Super Air Zonk: Rockabilly Paradise Super Air Zonk: Rockabilly Paradise 7/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 26 Oct 07 800 points
Super E.D.F. Earth Defense Force Super E.D.F. Earth Defense Force 6/10 SNES Jaleco 1 Shooter 29 Oct 10 800 points
Super Fantasy Zone Super Fantasy Zone 8/10 Mega Drive Sunsoft 1 Shooter 27 Jun 08 800 points
Super R-Type Super R-Type 6/10 SNES Irem 1 Shooter 14 Mar 08 800 points
Super Star Soldier Super Star Soldier 7/10 TG-16 Hudson 1 Shooter 08 Dec 06 600 points
Super Thunder Blade Super Thunder Blade 2/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 05 Oct 07 800 points
The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct 3/10 Wii U Activision 1 Shooter 22 Mar 13 -