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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
Ivy the Kiwi? Ivy the Kiwi? 9/10 DS XSEED Games 1 Action 24 Aug 10 -
Retro Game Challenge Retro Game Challenge 8/10 DS XSEED Games 1 Action 10 Feb 09 -
Batman: The Brave and the Bold Batman: The Brave and the Bold
aka Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame
8/10 DS Warner Bros 2 Action 07 Sep 10 -
Galactic Taz Ball Galactic Taz Ball - DS Warner Bros 1 Action 10 Aug 10 -
Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters - DS Warner Bros - Action 07 Jun 11 -
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole 3/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Action 14 Sep 10 -
LEGO Battles LEGO Battles 7/10 DS Warner Bros - - 09 Jun 09 -
LEGO Battles: Ninjago LEGO Battles: Ninjago
aka LEGO Ninjago: The Videogame (EU)
5/10 DS Warner Bros 2 Strategy 31 Mar 11 -
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 7/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Adventure 29 Jun 10 -
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 - DS Warner Bros 1 Action 11 Nov 11 -
LEGO Rock Band LEGO Rock Band 8/10 DS Warner Bros 4 Creative 04 Nov 09 -
Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest 6/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Adventure 14 Sep 10 -
Scooby-Doo! and the Spooky Swamp Scooby-Doo! and the Spooky Swamp 5/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Action 14 Sep 10 -
Scribblenauts Scribblenauts 7/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Creative 15 Sep 09 -
Super Scribblenauts Super Scribblenauts
aka Scribblenauts 2
8/10 DS Warner Bros 1 Creative 12 Oct 10 -
Crash Boom Bang! Crash Boom Bang! 4/10 DS Vivendi 8 Adventure 10 Oct 06 -
Robots Robots - DS Vivendi 1 Platformer 24 Feb 05 -
Intellivision Lives! Intellivision Lives! - DS Virtual Play Games 2 Action 27 Oct 10 -
Dead 'N' Furious Dead 'N' Furious
aka Touch The Dead (USA)
8/10 DS Virgin PLAY 1 Action 14 May 07 -
HISTORY Great Empires: Rome HISTORY Great Empires: Rome - DS Valcon Games 1 Strategy 12 May 09 -
Asphalt 2: Urban GT Asphalt 2: Urban GT
aka Asphalt 2, Asphalt: Urban GT 2
- DS Ubisoft 4 Racing 14 Nov 06 -
Assassin's Creed II: Discovery Assassin's Creed II: Discovery
aka Assassin's Creed DS 2
- DS Ubisoft 1 Action 17 Nov 09 -
Avatar: The Game Avatar: The Game
aka James Cameron's Avatar: The Game
- DS Ubisoft 1 Action 04 Dec 09 -
Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars - The Director’s Cut Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars - The Director’s Cut
aka Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars
8/10 DS Ubisoft 1 Action 24 Mar 09 -
Catz Catz - DS Ubisoft 1 Simulation 30 Nov 06 -
CSI: Unsolved! CSI: Unsolved! - DS Ubisoft 1 Adventure 23 Nov 10 -
Dogz Dogz - DS Ubisoft 1 Simulation 22 Nov 06 -
Horsez Horsez
aka Pippa Funnell
- DS Ubisoft 1 Simulation 28 Nov 06 -
Lost Magic Lost Magic - DS Ubisoft 1 Adventure 25 Apr 06 -
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 -
Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword 8/10 DS Ubisoft 1 Action 25 Mar 08 -
Ping Pals Ping Pals - DS Ubisoft 2 Puzzle 07 Dec 04 -
Prince of Persia: The Fallen King Prince of Persia: The Fallen King - DS Ubisoft 1 Action 02 Dec 08 -
Puzzler World 2011 Puzzler World 2011
aka Puzzler World 2 (USA)
8/10 DS Ubisoft - Puzzle 16 Aug 11 -
Rabbids Go Home Rabbids Go Home - DS Ubisoft - Action 02 Nov 09 -
Rayman DS Rayman DS 4/10 DS Ubisoft 1 Adventure 24 Mar 05 -
Smurfs 2 Smurfs 2 3/10 DS Ubisoft - - 23 Jul 13 -
Star Trek: Tactical Assault Star Trek: Tactical Assault 4/10 DS Ubisoft 2 Strategy 26 Oct 06 -
Star Wars: Lethal Alliance Star Wars: Lethal Alliance - DS Ubisoft 4 Adventure 14 Dec 06 -
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Arcade Attack Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Arcade Attack - DS Ubisoft 2 Action 10 Nov 09 -
The Settlers The Settlers
aka The Settlers II 10th Anniversary
- DS Ubisoft 1 Strategy 21 Aug 07 -
Naruto: Saikyo Ninja Daikesshu 4 Naruto: Saikyo Ninja Daikesshu 4 7/10 DS Tomy 4 Fighting 22 May 07 -
Age of Empires: The Age of Kings Age of Empires: The Age of Kings - DS THQ 4 Strategy 14 Feb 06 -
Alex Rider: Stormbreaker Alex Rider: Stormbreaker - DS THQ 1 Action 02 Oct 06 -
Cars Cars - DS THQ 2 Adventure 06 Jun 06 -
Worms: Open Warfare 2 Worms: Open Warfare 2 9/10 DS THQ 4 Action 04 Sep 07 -
Cartoon Network Racing Cartoon Network Racing - DS The Game Factory 8 Driving 04 Dec 06 -
Code Lyoko Code Lyoko - DS The Game Factory 1 Adventure 17 May 07 -
Miss Spider - Harvest Time Hop and Fly Miss Spider - Harvest Time Hop and Fly - DS The Game Factory 1 Action 30 May 06 -
Monster Rancher DS Monster Rancher DS - DS Tecmo 1 Adventure 03 Aug 10 -
Tecmo Bowl: Kickoff Tecmo Bowl: Kickoff - DS Tecmo 1 Sports 18 Nov 08 -
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars 9/10 DS Take Two 1 Action 17 Mar 09 -
Chrono Trigger Chrono Trigger 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 Action 25 Nov 08 -
Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime - DS Square Enix 1 RPG 19 Sep 06 -
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 V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride
aka Dragon Quest V
- DS Square Enix 1 Adventure 17 Feb 09 -
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 Crystal Chronicles: Ring Of Fates Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring Of Fates - DS Square Enix - Fighting 11 Mar 08 -
Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo Tales Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo Tales
aka Chocobo and the Magic Picture Book
- DS Square Enix 1 Adventure 03 Apr 07 -
Final Fantasy IV Final Fantasy IV 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 Adventure 22 Jul 08 -
Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 05 Oct 10 -
Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days 7/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 29 Sep 09 -
Kingdom Hearts Re:coded Kingdom Hearts Re:coded 7/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 11 Jan 11 -
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 -
The World Ends With You The World Ends With You 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 22 Apr 08 -
Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume 9/10 DS Square Enix 1 RPG 17 Mar 09 -
Big Bang Mini Big Bang Mini 6/10 DS SouthPeak Games 2 Action 20 Jan 09 -
Dementium II Dementium II 7/10 DS SouthPeak Games 1 Adventure 20 Apr 10 -
Dementium: The Ward Dementium: The Ward 7/10 DS SouthPeak Games - Shooter 31 Oct 07 -
Mushroom Men: Rise of the Fungi Mushroom Men: Rise of the Fungi - DS SouthPeak Games 1 Action 02 Dec 08 -
Ninjatown Ninjatown 8/10 DS SouthPeak Games 2 Creative 28 Oct 08 -
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 -
Geometry Wars Galaxies Geometry Wars Galaxies 8/10 DS Sierra 2 Action 27 Nov 07 -
Aliens: Infestation Aliens: Infestation 8/10 DS SEGA 1 Action 11 Oct 11 -
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 -
Bleach: The 3rd Phantom Bleach: The 3rd Phantom 6/10 DS SEGA 2 RPG 15 Sep 09 -
Captain America: Super Soldier Captain America: Super Soldier 6/10 DS SEGA 1 Action 19 Jul 11 -
Infinite Space Infinite Space 8/10 DS SEGA 1 RPG 16 Mar 10 -
Jambo! Safari Jambo! Safari
aka Jambo! Safari: Animal Rescue
5/10 DS SEGA 1 Action 17 Nov 09 -
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games 7/10 DS SEGA 4 Action 22 Jan 08 -
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games 8/10 DS SEGA - Sports 13 Oct 09 -
Mystery Dungeon: Shiren the Wanderer Mystery Dungeon: Shiren the Wanderer 7/10 DS SEGA 1 RPG 04 Mar 08 -
Phantasy Star Ø Phantasy Star Ø
aka Phantasy Star Zero
7/10 DS SEGA 1 Adventure 10 Nov 09 -
PictoImage PictoImage 5/10 DS SEGA 8 Creative 26 Aug 08 -
Planet 51 Planet 51 6/10 DS SEGA 1 Adventure 17 Nov 09 -
Project Rub Project Rub
aka Feel The Magic xy xx
8/10 DS SEGA 1 Simulation 21 Nov 04 -
Sands of Destruction Sands of Destruction
aka World Destruction (Japan)
8/10 DS SEGA 1 RPG 12 Jan 10 -
SEGA Superstars Tennis SEGA Superstars Tennis - DS SEGA 1 Action 18 Mar 08 -
Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing 8/10 DS SEGA 4 Action 23 Feb 10 -
Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood Sonic Chronicles: The Dark Brotherhood 8/10 DS SEGA 1 Adventure 30 Sep 08 -
Sonic Classic Collection Sonic Classic Collection 7/10 DS SEGA 1 Platformer 02 Mar 10 -
Sonic Colours Sonic Colours
aka Sonic Colors
8/10 DS SEGA 2 Action 16 Nov 10 -
Sonic Rush Sonic Rush 9/10 DS SEGA 1 Action 15 Nov 05 -
Sonic Rush Adventure Sonic Rush Adventure - DS SEGA 1 Adventure 14 Sep 07 -
Super Monkey Ball Touch and Roll Super Monkey Ball Touch and Roll - DS SEGA - Action 21 Feb 06 -
The Rub Rabbits! The Rub Rabbits! 9/10 DS SEGA 1 Puzzle 07 Feb 06 -
Thor: God of Thunder Thor: God of Thunder 7/10 DS SEGA 1 Action 03 May 11 -
Avalon Code Avalon Code 6/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 RPG 10 Mar 09 -
Colour Cross Colour Cross 7/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 Puzzle 25 May 10 -
Flower, Sun and Rain Flower, Sun and Rain 4/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 Adventure 29 Jun 09 -
Harvest Moon DS: Sunshine Islands Harvest Moon DS: Sunshine Islands 7/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 Adventure 21 Feb 08 -
Honeycomb Beat Honeycomb Beat 6/10 DS Rising Star Games 1 Creative 02 Apr 07 -
Populous DS Populous DS 5/10 DS Rising Star Games 4 Simulation 11 Nov 08 -
Rune Factory 2: A Fantasy Harvest Moon Rune Factory 2: A Fantasy Harvest Moon - DS Rising Star Games 1 RPG 18 Nov 08 -
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 -
May's Mystery: Forbidden Memories May's Mystery: Forbidden Memories
aka May's Mysteries: The Secret of Dragonville (UK/EU)
6/10 DS Red Wagon Games 1 Adventure 04 Oct 11 -
Jackass the Game DS Jackass the Game DS - DS Red Mile Entertai... 2 Adventure 08 Jan 08 -
Peggle: Dual Shot Peggle: Dual Shot 8/10 DS PopCap Games 2 Puzzle 03 Mar 09 -
Plants vs. Zombies Plants vs. Zombies - DS PopCap Games 2 Strategy 18 Jan 11 -
100 Classic Book Collection 100 Classic Book Collection 8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 14 Jun 10 -
42 All-Time Classics 42 All-Time Classics
aka Club House Games
8/10 DS Nintendo 8 Puzzle 08 Oct 06 -
Actionloop Actionloop - DS Nintendo - - 05 Jun 06 -
Advance Wars: Days of Ruin Advance Wars: Days of Ruin
aka Advance Wars: Dark Conflict, Famicom Wars DS 2
9/10 DS Nintendo 4 Strategy 21 Jan 08 -
Advance Wars: Dual Strike Advance Wars: Dual Strike
aka Advance Wars DS (Working Title)
- DS Nintendo 8 Strategy 22 Aug 05 -
Animal Crossing: Wild World Animal Crossing: Wild World 8/10 DS Nintendo 4 Simulation 05 Dec 05 -
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 -
Chibi-Robo: Park Patrol Chibi-Robo: Park Patrol 9/10 DS Nintendo 2 Adventure 02 Oct 07 -
Children of Mana Children of Mana - DS Nintendo 4 Action 30 Oct 06 -
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 -
Custom Robo Arena Custom Robo Arena 8/10 DS Nintendo 2 RPG 19 Mar 07 -
Diddy Kong Racing Diddy Kong Racing 7/10 DS Nintendo 8 Racing 07 Feb 07 -
DK: Jungle Climber DK: Jungle Climber
aka Donkey Kong: Jungle Climber (Full Title)
8/10 DS Nintendo 4 Adventure 10 Sep 07 -
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 -
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 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 -
Electroplankton Electroplankton - DS Nintendo 1 Creative 10 Jan 06 -
Elite Beat Agents Elite Beat Agents 9/10 DS Nintendo 4 Action 06 Nov 06 -
Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon 8/10 DS Nintendo - RPG 16 Feb 09 -
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 -
Fossil Fighters Fossil Fighters 7/10 DS Nintendo 2 RPG 10 Aug 09 -
Fossil Fighters: Champions Fossil Fighters: Champions - DS Nintendo 4 RPG 14 Nov 11 -
Game & Watch Collection Game & Watch Collection 6/10 DS Nintendo 1 Action 16 Dec 08 -
Game & Watch Collection 2 Game & Watch Collection 2 - DS Nintendo 1 Action 31 Mar 10 -
Glory of Heracles Glory of Heracles 7/10 DS Nintendo 1 RPG 18 Jan 10 -
Golden Sun: Dark Dawn Golden Sun: Dark Dawn 8/10 DS Nintendo 1 RPG 29 Nov 10 -
Hotel Dusk: Room 215 Hotel Dusk: Room 215 8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 22 Jan 07 -
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 -
Kirby Super Star Ultra Kirby Super Star Ultra 9/10 DS Nintendo 4 Action 22 Sep 08 -
Kirby: Canvas Curse Kirby: Canvas Curse
aka Kirby: Power Paintbrush
8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Creative 13 Jun 05 -
Magical Starsign Magical Starsign
aka Magical Vacation (Japan)
- DS Nintendo 4 Adventure 23 Oct 06 -
Magnetica Magnetica
aka Actionloop
8/10 DS Nintendo 1 Puzzle 05 Jun 06 -
Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story
aka Mario & Luigi RPG 3
10/10 DS Nintendo 1 RPG 14 Sep 09 -
Mario & Luigi: Partners In Time Mario & Luigi: Partners In Time 9/10 DS Nintendo 1 RPG 28 Nov 05 -
Mario Hoops 3 on 3 Mario Hoops 3 on 3
aka Mario Slam Basketball
- DS Nintendo 4 Action 11 Sep 06 -
Mario Kart DS Mario Kart DS 9/10 DS Nintendo 8 Driving 14 Nov 05 -