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Here is the complete list of DS games on 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 » US Date Price
Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver
aka Pokemon HeartGold & SoulSilver
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Adventure 14 Mar 10 -
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia 7/10 DS Nintendo 1 Adventure 10 Nov 08 -
Professor Layton and the Curious Village Professor Layton and the Curious Village 9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Adventure 10 Feb 08 -
Rayman DS Rayman DS 4/10 DS Ubisoft 1 Adventure 24 Mar 05 -
Rooms: The Main Building Rooms: The Main Building - DS Nintendo 1 Adventure 23 Mar 10 -
Runaway: A Twist of Fate Runaway: A Twist of Fate 8/10 DS 1 Adventure 15 Apr 10 -
Rune Factory 3: A Fantasy Harvest Moon Rune Factory 3: A Fantasy Harvest Moon 8/10 DS Natsume 3 Adventure 09 Nov 10 -
Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon
aka Rune Factory: Shin Bokujou Monogatari (JPN)
8/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 Adventure 14 Aug 07 -
Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood 8/10 DS SEGA 1 Adventure 30 Sep 08 -
Sonic Rush Adventure Sonic Rush Adventure - DS SEGA 1 Adventure 14 Sep 07 -
Star Wars: Lethal Alliance Star Wars: Lethal Alliance - DS Ubisoft 4 Adventure 14 Dec 06 -
Steal Princess Steal Princess - DS Atlus 1 Adventure 19 May 09 -
Teenage Zombies: Invasion of the Alien Brain Thingys! Teenage Zombies: Invasion of the Alien Brain Thingys! 7/10 DS Ignition Entertai... 1 Adventure 11 Apr 08 -
Time Hollow Time Hollow 7/10 DS Konami 1 Adventure 23 Sep 08 -
Touch Detective Touch Detective - DS Atlus 1 Adventure 24 Oct 06 -
Touch Detective 2½ Touch Detective 2½
aka Touch Detective 2 & 1/2
- DS Atlus - Adventure 09 Oct 07 -
Trace Memory Trace Memory
aka Another Code: Two Memories
7/10 DS Nintendo 1 Adventure 26 Sep 05 -
Yoshi Touch & Go Yoshi Touch & Go 6/10 DS Nintendo 2 Adventure 14 Mar 05 -
Zubo Zubo - DS Electronic Arts 1 Adventure 10 Mar 09 -
Retro Atari Classics Retro Atari Classics
aka Atarimix Happy 10 Games (Japanese title)
4/10 DS Atari 4 Arcade 16 Mar 05 -
Mahjong Quest Expeditions Mahjong Quest Expeditions 8/10 DS Avanquest Software 1 Board Game 16 Oct 07 -
100 Classic Book Collection 100 Classic Book Collection 8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 14 Jun 10 -
Art Academy Art Academy 7/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 25 Oct 10 -
Big Brain Academy Big Brain Academy 6/10 DS Nintendo 8 Creative 05 Jun 06 -
Cake Mania Cake Mania - DS Majesco 1 Creative 01 Jan 07 -
Cooking Guide: Can't Decide What To Eat? Cooking Guide: Can't Decide What To Eat?
aka Personal Trainer: Cooking (US title)
- DS Nintendo 1 Creative 24 Nov 08 -
Cooking Mama 3: Shop and Chop Cooking Mama 3: Shop and Chop - DS Majesco 2 Creative 20 Oct 09 -
Dr. Kawashima's Brain Training: How Old is Your Brain? Dr. Kawashima's Brain Training: How Old is Your Brain?
aka Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day (US Title)
7/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 17 Apr 06 -
Electroplankton Electroplankton - DS Nintendo 1 Creative 10 Jan 06 -
Flash Focus: Vision Training in Minutes a Day Flash Focus: Vision Training in Minutes a Day
aka Sight Training: Enjoy Exercising and Relaxing Your Eyes
- DS Nintendo 1 Creative 15 Oct 07 -
Gardening Mama Gardening Mama 6/10 DS Majesco 1 Creative 31 Mar 09 -
Honeycomb Beat Honeycomb Beat 6/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 Creative 02 Apr 07 -
Kirby: Canvas Curse Kirby: Canvas Curse
aka Kirby: Power Paintbrush
8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 13 Jun 05 -
LEGO Rock Band LEGO Rock Band 8/10 DS Warner Bros 4 Creative 04 Nov 09 -
Littlest Pet Shop: Winter Littlest Pet Shop: Winter 8/10 DS Electronic Arts 1 Creative 14 Oct 08 -
More Brain Training: How Old Is Your Brain? More Brain Training: How Old Is Your Brain?
aka Brain Age 2: More Training in Minutes a Day (USA)
- DS Nintendo 16 Creative 20 Aug 07 -
Ninjatown Ninjatown 8/10 DS SouthPeak Games 2 Creative 28 Oct 08 -
Opera Web Browser Opera Web Browser
aka Nintendo DS Browser
- DS Nintendo 1 Creative 04 Jun 07 -
Paint by DS Paint by DS - DS Atari 1 Creative 10 Mar 09 -
Personal Trainer: Walking Personal Trainer: Walking
aka Walk with Me! (Europe)
7/10 DS Nintendo 4 Creative 27 May 09 -
Picross DS Picross DS 9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 30 Jul 07 -
PictoImage PictoImage 5/10 DS SEGA 8 Creative 26 Aug 08 -
Race Driver: Create & Race Race Driver: Create & Race - DS Codemasters 2 Creative 05 Aug 08 -
Rhythm Heaven Rhythm Heaven
aka Rhythm Paradise
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 05 Apr 09 -
Scribblenauts Scribblenauts 7/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Creative 15 Sep 09 -
Spore Spore - DS Electronic Arts 1 Creative 07 Sep 08 -
Sudoku Gridmaster Sudoku Gridmaster - DS Nintendo 1 Creative 26 Jun 06 -
Super Scribblenauts Super Scribblenauts
aka Scribblenauts 2
8/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Creative 12 Oct 10 -
Tamagotchi Connection: Corner Shop 2 Tamagotchi Connection: Corner Shop 2 - DS Namco 1 Creative 14 Nov 06 -
The Sims 3 The Sims 3 7/10 DS Electronic Arts 1 Creative 26 Oct 10 -
The Urbz: Sims in the City The Urbz: Sims in the City 4/10 DS Electronic Arts 1 Creative 17 Nov 04 -
Unsolved Crimes Unsolved Crimes - DS Empire Interactive 1 Creative 30 Sep 08 -
What's Cooking? with Jamie Oliver What's Cooking? with Jamie Oliver - DS Atari 1 Creative 20 Oct 08 -
Zoo Hospital Zoo Hospital - DS Majesco 2 Creative 23 Oct 07 -
Burnout Legends Burnout Legends 5/10 DS Electronic Arts 4 Driving 29 Nov 05 -
Cartoon Network Racing Cartoon Network Racing - DS The Game Factory 8 Driving 04 Dec 06 -
Mario Kart DS Mario Kart DS 9/10 DS Nintendo 8 Driving 14 Nov 05 -
Bleach: Blade of Fate Bleach: Blade of Fate 9/10 DS SEGA 4 Fighting 09 Oct 07 -
Bleach: Dark Souls Bleach: Dark Souls - DS SEGA - Fighting 07 Oct 08 -
Dragon Ball Z: Supersonic Warriors 2 Dragon Ball Z: Supersonic Warriors 2 - DS Atari 4 Fighting 17 Nov 05 -
Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring Of Fates Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring Of Fates - DS Square Enix - Fighting 11 Mar 08 -
Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects - DS Electronic Arts - Fighting 11 Oct 05 -
Naruto: Saikyo Ninja Daikesshu 4 Naruto: Saikyo Ninja Daikesshu 4 7/10 DS Tomy 4 Fighting 22 May 07 -
Midnight Mysteries: The Edgar Allan Poe Conspiracy Midnight Mysteries: The Edgar Allan Poe Conspiracy 6/10 DS MumboJumbo 1 Other 21 Sep 10 -
Pet Pals: New Leash on Life Pet Pals: New Leash on Life - DS Legacy Interactive - Other 04 Mar 10 -
Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow
aka Castlevania DS (Working Title)
9/10 DS Konami 1 Platformer 04 Oct 05 -
Giana Sisters DS Giana Sisters DS 9/10 DS DTP Entertainment 1 Platformer 02 Nov 11 -
Kirby Mass Attack Kirby Mass Attack
aka Atsumete! Kirby (JP)
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Platformer 19 Sep 11 -
Kirby Squeak Squad Kirby Squeak Squad
aka Kirby DS
7/10 DS Nintendo 4 Platformer 04 Dec 06 -
Mega Man ZX Mega Man ZX - DS Capcom - Platformer 31 May 07 -
N+ N+ - DS Atari 2 Platformer 26 Aug 08 -
Robots Robots - DS Vivendi 1 Platformer 24 Feb 05 -
Sonic Classic Collection Sonic Classic Collection 7/10 DS SEGA 1 Platformer 02 Mar 10 -
Super Mario 64 DS Super Mario 64 DS 7/10 DS Nintendo 4 Platformer 20 Nov 04 -
Super Princess Peach Super Princess Peach 7/10 DS Nintendo 1 Platformer 27 Feb 06 -
The Legendary Starfy The Legendary Starfy
aka Densetsu no Stafi 5
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Platformer 09 Jun 09 -
Yoshi's Island DS Yoshi's Island DS 7/10 DS Nintendo 1 Platformer 13 Nov 06 -
42 All-Time Classics 42 All-Time Classics
aka Club House Games
8/10 DS Nintendo 8 Puzzle 08 Oct 06 -
7 Wonders II 7 Wonders II 6/10 DS MumboJumbo 1 Puzzle 12 Aug 10 -
7 Wonders of the Ancient World 7 Wonders of the Ancient World 6/10 DS MumboJumbo 1 Puzzle 27 Jun 08 -
Bomberman Land Touch! Bomberman Land Touch!
aka Touch! Bomberman Land
- DS Atlus 8 Puzzle 31 Oct 06 -
Bust-A-Move DS Bust-A-Move DS
aka Bust A Move DS
- DS Majesco 4 Puzzle 03 Feb 06 -
Chronicles of Mystery: The Secret Tree of Life Chronicles of Mystery: The Secret Tree of Life 7/10 DS City Interactive 1 Puzzle 15 Feb 11 -
Colour Cross Colour Cross 7/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 Puzzle 25 May 10 -
Cooking Mama Cooking Mama 6/10 DS Majesco 4 Puzzle 12 Sep 06 -
Despicable Me: The Game - Minion Mayhem Despicable Me: The Game - Minion Mayhem
aka Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem
5/10 DS D3Publisher 1 Puzzle 06 Jul 10 -
Harvest Moon: Frantic Farming Harvest Moon: Frantic Farming - DS Natsume - Puzzle 26 Aug 09 -
Hotel Dusk: Room 215 Hotel Dusk: Room 215 8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 22 Jan 07 -
I Heart Geeks I Heart Geeks - DS 1 Puzzle 18 Dec 11 -
Labyrinth Labyrinth - DS 505 Games 4 Puzzle 06 Jun 07 -
Magnetica Magnetica
aka Actionloop
8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 05 Jun 06 -
Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis - DS Nintendo 2 Puzzle 25 Sep 06 -
Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem! Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem! 9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 14 Nov 10 -
Meteos Meteos - DS Nintendo 4 Puzzle 27 Jun 05 -
Meteos: Disney Magic Meteos: Disney Magic 8/10 DS Disney Interactiv... 1 Puzzle 27 Feb 07 -
Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes
aka Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes
9/10 DS Ubisoft 2 Puzzle 01 Dec 09 -
Monopoly, Boggle, Yahtzee, Battleship Monopoly, Boggle, Yahtzee, Battleship - DS Atari 2 Puzzle 13 Dec 05 -
Nanda's Island Nanda's Island 4/10 DS MumboJumbo 1 Puzzle 22 Feb 11 -
Napoleon Dynamite Napoleon Dynamite - DS Crave Entertainment 1 Puzzle 23 Oct 07 -
Pac-Man World 3 Pac-Man World 3 - DS Namco 1 Puzzle 07 Dec 05 -
Pac-Pix Pac-Pix
aka Pac Pix
7/10 DS Namco 1 Puzzle 26 Apr 05 -
Peggle: Dual Shot Peggle: Dual Shot 8/10 DS PopCap Games 2 Puzzle 03 Mar 09 -
Picross 3D Picross 3D 7/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 03 May 10 -
Ping Pals Ping Pals - DS Ubisoft 2 Puzzle 07 Dec 04 -
Pipe Mania Pipe Mania
aka Pipe Dream (name of LucasFilm Games ports in arcade and other platforms)
8/10 DS Empire Interactive 1 Puzzle 30 Sep 08 -
Point Blank DS Point Blank DS 7/10 DS Namco 4 Puzzle 15 Jun 06 -
Pokémon Link Pokémon Link
aka Pokémon Trozei (USA)
- DS Nintendo 4 Puzzle 06 Mar 06 -
Professor Layton and Pandora's Box Professor Layton and Pandora's Box
aka Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 24 Aug 09 -
Professor Layton and the Last Specter Professor Layton and the Last Specter
aka Professor Layton and the Spectre's Call (EU)
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 17 Oct 11 -
Professor Layton and the Unwound Future Professor Layton and the Unwound Future
aka Professor Layton and the Lost Future
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 12 Sep 10 -
Puzzle Bobble Galaxy Puzzle Bobble Galaxy
aka Space Puzzle Bobble (JPN title), Space Bust-a-Move (NA title)
9/10 DS Square Enix 4 Puzzle 28 Jul 09 -
Puzzle Expedition Puzzle Expedition
aka Puzzle Expedition: The Quest for the Tear of God (PC title)
7/10 DS MumboJumbo 1 Puzzle 09 Nov 10 -
Puzzle Quest Puzzle Quest 8/10 DS D3Publisher 2 Puzzle 29 Nov 07 -
Puzzler World 2011 Puzzler World 2011
aka Puzzler World 2 (USA)
8/10 DS Ubisoft - Puzzle 16 Aug 11 -
Roogoo Attack Roogoo Attack - DS SouthPeak Games 2 Puzzle 16 Jun 09 -
SNK Vs Capcom Card Fighters DS SNK Vs Capcom Card Fighters DS - DS SNK 1 Puzzle 24 Apr 07 -
Tetris DS Tetris DS 7/10 DS Nintendo 10 Puzzle 20 Mar 06 -
The New York Times Crosswords The New York Times Crosswords - DS Majesco 2 Puzzle 29 May 07 -
The Rub Rabbits! The Rub Rabbits! 9/10 DS SEGA 1 Puzzle 07 Feb 06 -
TINcan! Escape TINcan! Escape
aka TIN Can! Escape
6/10 DS MumboJumbo 1 Puzzle 22 Feb 11 -
Trioncube Trioncube 8/10 DS Atari 2 Puzzle 20 Feb 07 -
WarioWare: D.I.Y. WarioWare: D.I.Y.
aka Made in Ore (Japan)
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 28 Mar 10 -
World Series of Poker 2008 World Series of Poker 2008 - DS Activision 4 Puzzle 30 Oct 07 -
Zoo Keeper Zoo Keeper - DS Ignition Entertai... 2 Puzzle 18 Jan 05 -
Asphalt 2: Urban GT Asphalt 2: Urban GT
aka Asphalt 2, Asphalt: Urban GT 2
- DS Ubisoft 4 Racing 14 Nov 06 -
ATV Quad Frenzy ATV Quad Frenzy - DS Majesco 2 Racing 22 Nov 05 -
Diddy Kong Racing Diddy Kong Racing 7/10 DS Nintendo 8 Racing 07 Feb 07 -
Dragon Booster Dragon Booster - DS Konami 4 Racing 08 Dec 05 -
Micro Machines v4 Micro Machines v4 - DS Codemasters 4 Racing 27 Jun 06 -
Mini RC Rally Mini RC Rally - DS 4 Racing 12 Dec 06 -
Need For Speed: Carbon Need For Speed: Carbon - DS Electronic Arts - Racing 31 Oct 06 -
Need For Speed: Most Wanted Need For Speed: Most Wanted - DS Electronic Arts 2 Racing 15 Nov 05 -
Ridge Racer DS Ridge Racer DS - DS Nintendo 1 Racing 07 Dec 05 -
TrackMania DS TrackMania DS - DS Focus Home Intera... 8 Racing 17 Mar 09 -
TrackMania Turbo TrackMania Turbo - DS Focus Home Intera... 6 Racing 12 Apr 11 -
Avalon Code Avalon Code 6/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 RPG 10 Mar 09 -
Bleach: The 3rd Phantom Bleach: The 3rd Phantom 6/10 DS SEGA 2 RPG 15 Sep 09 -
Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow
aka Blue Dragon 2
5/10 DS Namco 1 RPG 18 May 10 -
Custom Robo Arena Custom Robo Arena 8/10 DS Nintendo 2 RPG 19 Mar 07 -
Disgaea DS Disgaea DS 9/10 DS Koei 1 RPG 23 Sep 08 -
Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime - DS Square Enix 1 RPG 19 Sep 06 -
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies
aka Doragon Kuesuto Nain: Hoshizora no Mamoribito (Japan)
9/10 DS Nintendo 4 RPG 11 Jul 10 -
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker - DS Square Enix 1 RPG 06 Nov 07 -
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2
aka DQM2: Dragon Quest Monsters Joker
9/10 DS Square Enix 8 RPG 19 Sep 11 -
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation
aka Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Reverie (European title)
9/10 DS Nintendo 1 RPG 14 Feb 11 -
Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City - DS Atlus 1 RPG 21 Sep 10 -
Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time 8/10 DS Square Enix - RPG 24 Mar 09 -
Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 05 Oct 10 -
Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon 8/10 DS Nintendo - RPG 16 Feb 09 -
Fossil Fighters Fossil Fighters 7/10 DS Nintendo 2 RPG 10 Aug 09 -