Out Now

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
Samurai Shodown Samurai Shodown 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 30 May 08 900 points
Samurai Shodown II Samurai Shodown II 9/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 08 Aug 08 900 points
Samurai Shodown III Samurai Shodown III 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 03 Sep 10 900 points
Samurai Shodown IV: Amakusa's Revenge Samurai Shodown IV: Amakusa's Revenge 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 08 Mar 12 900 points
Sengoku Sengoku 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 25 Jul 13 900 points
Sengoku 2 Sengoku 2 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 07 Feb 13 900 points
Sengoku 3 Sengoku 3 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 05 Sep 13 900 points
Shock Troopers Shock Troopers 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 08 Nov 12 900 points
Shock Troopers 2nd Squad Shock Troopers 2nd Squad 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 04 Apr 13 900 points
Spin Master Spin Master 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 12 Nov 10 900 points
Street Hoop Street Hoop
aka Street Slam (US title)
8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 22 Oct 10 900 points
The King of Fighters '94 The King of Fighters '94 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 23 Nov 07 900 points
The King of Fighters '95 The King of Fighters '95 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 30 Apr 10 900 points
The King of Fighters '96 The King of Fighters '96 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 22 Nov 12 900 points
The King of Fighters '97 The King of Fighters '97 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 09 Feb 12 900 points
The King of Fighters '98 The King of Fighters '98 9/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 30 May 13 900 points
The King of Fighters '99 The King of Fighters '99 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 1 Fighting 04 Jul 13 900 points
The Last Blade The Last Blade 9/10 Neo Geo SNK Playmore 2 Fighting 02 Aug 12 900 points
The Last Blade 2 The Last Blade 2 9/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Arcade 06 Dec 12 900 points
Top Hunter: Roddy & Cathy Top Hunter: Roddy & Cathy 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 14 Dec 07 900 points
World Heroes World Heroes 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 19 Oct 07 900 points
World Heroes 2 World Heroes 2 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 27 Dec 12 900 points
World Heroes 2 Jet World Heroes 2 Jet 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 09 May 13 900 points
World Heroes Perfect World Heroes Perfect 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 18 Oct 12 900 points
A Boy and His Blob: Trouble on Blobolonia A Boy and His Blob: Trouble on Blobolonia 6/10 NES Majesco 1 Platformer 18 Dec 09 500 points
Adventure Island Adventure Island 7/10 NES Hudson 1 Action 03 Jul 14 £3.49
Adventure Island Adventure Island 7/10 NES Hudson 1 Action 22 Feb 08 500 points
Adventure Island II Adventure Island II
aka Hudson's Adventure Island II
8/10 NES Hudson 1 Platformer 15 Apr 11 500 points
Adventures of Lolo Adventures of Lolo 7/10 NES HAL Laboratory 1 Puzzle 08 Jun 07 500 points
Adventures of Lolo Adventures of Lolo 7/10 NES HAL Laboratory 1 Puzzle 21 Feb 91 -
Adventures of Lolo Adventures of Lolo 7/10 NES HAL Laboratory 1 Puzzle 21 Aug 14 £3.49
Adventures of Lolo 2 Adventures of Lolo 2 7/10 NES HAL Laboratory 1 Puzzle 01 Feb 08 500 points
Back to the Future Back to the Future - NES LJN Toys 1 Action 20 Sep 89 -
Balloon Fight Balloon Fight 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 08 Jun 07 500 points
Balloon Fight Balloon Fight 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 23 Jan 13 £3.49
Balloon Fight Balloon Fight 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 02 May 13 £3.59/€3.99
Baseball Baseball 4/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 29 Dec 06 500 points
Baseball Baseball 4/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 24 Oct 13 £3.49
Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa 8/10 NES Konami 1 Import 29 Aug 08 600 points
Blades of Steel Blades of Steel 7/10 NES Konami 2 Sports 21 Dec 07 500 points
Blaster Master Blaster Master
aka Meta Fight (Japanese title)
9/10 NES Sunsoft 1 Action 09 Apr 10 500 points
Blaster Master Blaster Master
aka Meta Fight (Japanese title)
9/10 NES Sunsoft 1 Action 10 Jan 13 £4.49/€4.99
Bubble Bobble Bubble Bobble 8/10 NES Taito 2 Arcade 23 Nov 07 500 points
Castlevania Castlevania 8/10 NES Konami 1 Action 23 Mar 07 500 points
Castlevania Castlevania 8/10 NES Konami 1 Action 14 Feb 13 £4.49/€4.99
Castlevania Castlevania 8/10 NES Konami 1 Action 20 Mar 14 £3.49
Castlevania II: Simon's Quest Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 5/10 NES Konami 1 Adventure 19 Oct 07 500 points
Castlevania II: Simon's Quest Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 5/10 NES Konami 1 Adventure 16 Jan 14 £3.59/€3.99
Castlevania II: Simon's Quest Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 5/10 NES Konami 1 Adventure 01 May 14 £3.49
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 9/10 NES Konami 1 Action 31 Oct 08 500 points
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 9/10 NES Konami 1 Action 04 Sep 14 £3.49
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 9/10 NES Konami 1 Action 17 Apr 14 £4.49/€4.99
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 9/10 NES Konami 1 Action 10 Dec 92 -
City Connection City Connection 3/10 NES HAMSTER 1 Arcade 25 Jul 08 500 points
City Connection City Connection 3/10 NES HAMSTER 1 Arcade 17 Oct 13 £3.59/€3.99
Clu Clu Land Clu Clu Land 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 06 Mar 09 500 points
Clu Clu Land Clu Clu Land 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 17 Oct 13 £3.49
Clu Clu Land Clu Clu Land 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 08 May 14 £3.49
Crash 'n the Boys: Street Challenge Crash 'n the Boys: Street Challenge 5/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Sports 29 Nov 13 £3.59/€3.99
Devil World Devil World 6/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 20 Mar 14 £3.49
Devil World Devil World 6/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 31 Oct 08 500 points
Dig Dug Dig Dug 6/10 NES Bandai Namco (2) 1 Import 29 Aug 08 600 points
Dig Dug Dig Dug 6/10 NES Bandai Namco (2) 1 Import 18 Apr 13 £3.59/€3.99
Donkey Kong Donkey Kong 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 08 Dec 06 500 points
Donkey Kong Donkey Kong 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 15 Jul 13 £3.49
Donkey Kong Donkey Kong 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 21 Nov 13 £4.49/€4.99
Donkey Kong 3 Donkey Kong 3 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 09 Jan 09 500 points
Donkey Kong 3 Donkey Kong 3 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 24 Oct 13 £3.49
Donkey Kong 3 Donkey Kong 3 5/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 12 Dec 13 £4.49/€4.99
Donkey Kong Jr. Donkey Kong Jr.
aka Donkey Kong Junior
4/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 26 Apr 13 £3.49
Donkey Kong Jr. Donkey Kong Jr.
aka Donkey Kong Junior
4/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 22 Dec 06 500 points
Donkey Kong Jr. Donkey Kong Jr.
aka Donkey Kong Junior
4/10 NES Nintendo 1 Arcade 23 Aug 12 £4.50/€5.00
Donkey Kong Jr. Math Donkey Kong Jr. Math 3/10 NES Nintendo 2 Education 20 Apr 07 500 points
Donkey Kong Jr. Math Donkey Kong Jr. Math 3/10 NES Nintendo 2 Education 1986 -
Double Dragon Double Dragon 6/10 NES Aksys Games 1 Fighting 25 Apr 08 500 points
Double Dragon Double Dragon 6/10 NES Aksys Games 1 Fighting 05 Dec 13 £4.49/€4.99
Double Dragon Double Dragon 6/10 NES Aksys Games 1 Fighting 13 Mar 14 £3.49
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Double Dragon II: The Revenge 6/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Fighting 19 Jul 12 500 points
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Double Dragon II: The Revenge 6/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Fighting 22 May 14 £4.49/€4.99
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Double Dragon II: The Revenge 6/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Fighting 21 Aug 14 £3.49
Double Dribble Double Dribble 4/10 NES Konami 2 Sports 16 Nov 07 500 points
Dr. Mario Dr. Mario 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Puzzle 27 Jun 91 -
Dr. Mario Dr. Mario 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Puzzle 13 Feb 14 £4.49/€4.99
DuckTales DuckTales
aka Disney's DuckTales
9/10 NES Capcom 1 Platformer 01 Sep 89 -
Excitebike Excitebike 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Racing 16 Feb 07 500 points
Excitebike Excitebike 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Racing 27 Apr 13 £3.49
Faxanadu Faxanadu 8/10 NES Hudson 1 RPG 26 Nov 10 500 points
Fester's Quest Fester's Quest
aka The Addams Family: Uncle Fester's Quest
1/10 NES Sunsoft - Action 01 Oct 89 -
Final Fantasy Final Fantasy 7/10 NES Square Enix 1 RPG 07 May 10 600 points
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
Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness 8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 04 Sep 14 £3.49
Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness 8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 17 Jun 93 -
Ghosts 'n Goblins Ghosts 'n Goblins 7/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 31 Oct 08 500 points
Ghosts 'n Goblins Ghosts 'n Goblins 7/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 03 Jan 13 £4.49/€4.99
Ghosts 'n Goblins Ghosts 'n Goblins 7/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 30 May 13 £3.49
GOLF GOLF 4/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 10 Oct 13 £3.49
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
Ice Climber Ice Climber 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 27 Apr 13 £3.49
Ice Climber Ice Climber 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 16 Mar 07 500 points
Ice Hockey Ice Hockey 6/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 29 Dec 06 500 points
Ice Hockey Ice Hockey 6/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 20 Feb 14 £3.49
Kid Icarus Kid Icarus 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Action 23 Feb 07 500 points
Kid Icarus Kid Icarus 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Action 11 Jul 13 £3.49
Kirby's Adventure Kirby's Adventure 8/10 NES Nintendo 1 Action 16 Feb 07 500 points
Kirby's Adventure Kirby's Adventure 8/10 NES Nintendo 1 Action 18 Apr 13 £3.49
Life Force Life Force
aka Salamander
8/10 NES Konami 2 Shooter 19 Dec 13 £4.49/€4.99
Life Force Life Force
aka Salamander
8/10 NES Konami 2 Shooter 18 Sep 14 £3.49
Lode Runner Lode Runner 5/10 NES Hudson 1 Puzzle 12 Mar 10 600 points
Lunar Pool Lunar Pool 5/10 NES D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 24 Aug 07 500 points
M.C. Kids M.C. Kids
aka McDonaldland (European title)
6/10 NES Virgin Interactive 2 Platformer 19 May 93 -
Mach Rider Mach Rider 6/10 NES Nintendo 1 Racing 25 May 07 500 points
Mach Rider Mach Rider 6/10 NES Nintendo 1 Racing 12 Jun 14 £3.59/€3.99
Mach Rider Mach Rider 6/10 NES Nintendo 1 Racing 07 Aug 14 £3.49
Mario Bros. Mario Bros. 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 08 Dec 06 500 points
Mario Bros. Mario Bros. 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 20 Jun 13 £3.49
Mario Bros. Mario Bros. 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 10 Jan 14 £4.49/€4.99
Mega Man Mega Man
aka Rockman
7/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 22 Jun 07 500 points
Mega Man Mega Man
aka Rockman
7/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 18 Oct 12 £4.49/€4.99
Mega Man Mega Man
aka Rockman
7/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 02 May 13 £3.49
Mega Man 2 Mega Man 2
aka Rockman 2: Dr. Wily no Nazo
10/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 14 Dec 07 500 points
Mega Man 2 Mega Man 2
aka Rockman 2: Dr. Wily no Nazo
10/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 07 Feb 13 £4.49/€4.99
Mega Man 2 Mega Man 2
aka Rockman 2: Dr. Wily no Nazo
10/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 11 Jun 13 £3.49
Mega Man 3 Mega Man 3
aka Rockman 3: Dr. Wily no Saigo!?
9/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 14 Nov 08 500 points
Mega Man 3 Mega Man 3
aka Rockman 3: Dr. Wily no Saigo!?
9/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 04 Apr 13 £4.49/€4.99
Mega Man 3 Mega Man 3
aka Rockman 3: Dr. Wily no Saigo!?
9/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 11 Jun 13 £3.49
Mega Man 4 Mega Man 4
aka Rockman 4: Aratanaru Yabō!!
8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 25 Apr 13 £4.49/€4.99
Mega Man 4 Mega Man 4
aka Rockman 4: Aratanaru Yabō!!
8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 11 Jun 13 £3.49
Mega Man 4 Mega Man 4
aka Rockman 4: Aratanaru Yabō!!
8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 16 Apr 10 500 points
Mega Man 5 Mega Man 5
aka Rockman 5: Blues no Wana!?
8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 29 Mar 12 500 points
Mega Man 5 Mega Man 5
aka Rockman 5: Blues no Wana!?
8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 16 May 13 £4.49/€4.99
Mega Man 5 Mega Man 5
aka Rockman 5: Blues no Wana!?
8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 24 Jul 14 £3.49
Mega Man 6 Mega Man 6
aka Rockman 6: Shijō Saidai no Tatakai!!
7/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 11 Jun 13 £4.49/€4.99
Metroid Metroid 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Adventure 20 Jul 07 500 points
Metroid Metroid 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Adventure 15 Jan 88 -
Metroid Metroid 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Adventure 15 Mar 12 £4.50/€5.00
Metroid Metroid 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Adventure 11 Jul 13 £3.49
Mickey Mousecapade Mickey Mousecapade - NES Capcom - - 31 Dec 88 -
Mighty Bomb Jack Mighty Bomb Jack 5/10 NES Tecmo 1 Arcade 25 Oct 12 £4.49/€4.99
Mighty Bomb Jack Mighty Bomb Jack 5/10 NES Tecmo 1 Arcade 27 Apr 07 500 points
Mighty Bomb Jack Mighty Bomb Jack 5/10 NES Tecmo 1 Arcade 27 Mar 14 £3.49
Milon's Secret Castle Milon's Secret Castle 4/10 NES Hudson 1 Adventure 19 Mar 10 600 points
Milon's Secret Castle Milon's Secret Castle 4/10 NES Hudson 1 Adventure 26 Sep 13 £3.59/€3.99
NES Open Tournament Golf NES Open Tournament Golf 7/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 11 May 07 500 points
NES Open Tournament Golf NES Open Tournament Golf 7/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 23 Aug 12 £3.60/€4.00
NES Open Tournament Golf NES Open Tournament Golf 7/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 06 Feb 14 £3.49
Ninja Gaiden Ninja Gaiden 8/10 NES Tecmo 1 Action 15 Nov 12 £4.49/€4.99