Nintendo Europe Announces Q1 Release Dates for Wii and DS

Any surprises?

We know 3DS is just over a month away, but don't forget the Wii and DS are both set to receive more great games this year, with plenty of gems tucked away in Nintendo's Q1 release schedule.

Wii owners across Europe can finally get to grips with Kirby's Epic Yarn on February 25th, followed by THQ's innovative uDraw Studio on March 4th.

Portable gamers get Pokémon Black & White on March 4th, followed two weeks later by Okamiden and Plants vs. Zombies.

Are there any stand-out titles here for you?

Wii
Family Party: 90 Great Games Party Pack – February 11 (D3P)
Kirby’s Epic Yarn – February 25 (Nintendo)
de Blob 2 – February 25 (THQ)
Williams Pinball Classics – March (Systems 3)
Pictionary (uDraw) – March 4 (THQ)
Dood’s Big Adventure (uDraw) – March 4 (THQ)
uDraw Studio with uDraw GameTablet – March 4 (THQ)
Fitness Coach Club – March (Ubisoft)
Challenge Me: Word Puzzles – March 11 (O-Games)
National Geographic Challenge! – March 18 (Black Bean Games)
LEGO Star Wars III The Clone Wars – March 25 (Activision/LucasArts)

DS
Beauty Academy – February 4 (Tivola Publishing GmbH)
Lost Identities – February 18 (dtp)
The Mysterious Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde – February 18 (O-Games)
de Blob 2 – February 25 (THQ)
Nintendo DSi Pokémon Black Version Limited Edition bundle – March 4 (Nintendo)
Nintendo DSi Pokémon White Version Limited Edition bundle – March 4 (Nintendo)
Pokémon Black Version – March 4 (Nintendo)
Pokémon White Version – March 4 (Nintendo)
Bibi & Tina – Jump & Ride – March 4 (Kiddinx Entertainment GmbH)
Challenge Me: Word Puzzles – March 11 (O-Games)
Hop – March 18 (505 Games)
Okamiden – March 18 (Capcom)
Plants vs Zombies – March 18 (Mastertronic)
Emily Archer & the Curse of Tutankhamen – March 18 (Mastertronic)
Johnny Test – March 25 (Mastertronic)
LEGO Star Wars III The Clone Wars – March 25 (LucasArts)
Peppa Pig Theme Park Fun – March 25 (P2 Games)
Pucca Power Up – March (Rising Star Games)