Game Releases by Score

Fire Emblem: Awakening 1.

Fire Emblem: Awakening

Platform: 3DS
February 4, 2013
Lead an army of soldiers in a series of scaled turn-based strategy battles. In the process, develop relationships with your team, utilizing their special abilities on the battlefield to gain victory and advance the story, which features a wide array of characters from a variety of nations and backgrounds. They can be joined by a character of your making, with a unique appearance crafted as you see fit.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
9.1
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds 2.

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Platform: 3DS
November 22, 2013
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds is a new game with a new storyline set in world of the Super NES classic The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past.
Metascore:
91
User Score:
9.0
Pokemon Y 3.

Pokemon Y

Platform: 3DS
October 12, 2013
Pokemon X and Y are the first mainline Pokemon games made for the 3DS and feature a mix of Pokemon old and new as well as a trio of new starting Pokemon - a watery toad Froakie, a fiery deer Fennekin, and a grass monster Chespin.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
7.5
Animal Crossing: New Leaf 4.

Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Platform: 3DS
June 9, 2013
There are no points or levels, just a myriad of sights and sounds, places and activities...all ready to explore. Spend your time passing new ordinances—or going fishing. Hang out at a coffee shop or visit a tropical island. It's up to you. Your game is what you make of it—and personalizing your world is part of the fun. Create cool patterns for clothing or furniture, build new structures in your town, design gardens and museum displays, and so much more. Time passes in the world of Animal Crossing just as it does in real life. Celebrate holidays and see the seasons change. Meet new visitors or get gifts from your neighbors.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.7
Pokemon X 5.

Pokemon X

Platform: 3DS
October 12, 2013
Pokemon X and Y are the first mainline Pokemon games made for the 3DS and feature a mix of Pokemon old and new as well as a trio of new starting Pokemon - a watery toad Froakie, a fiery deer Fennekin, and a grass monster Chespin.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.5
Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon 6.

Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon

Platform: 3DS
March 24, 2013
(Also known as "Luigi's Mansion 2" in the UK/EU) Luigi is back on a mission to remove a bunch of stubborn ghosts from some spooky mansions. Armed with his trusty Poltergust ghost-sucking vacuum cleaner, Mario's brother takes center stage to capture these pesky phantoms.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.5
Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan 7.

Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan

Platform: 3DS
February 26, 2013
Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan has players board their skyship and set out into the clouds in search of treasure, glory, and the answer to Tharsis' oldest mystery.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.3
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D 8.

Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D

Platform: 3DS
May 24, 2013
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D is a portable 3D makeover of the smash-hit Wii game.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.3
Shin Megami Tensei IV 9.

Shin Megami Tensei IV

Platform: 3DS
July 16, 2013
Building on the styles of ATLUS' Persona, Devil Summoner, and Devil Survivor titles, SMTIV is the first true successor to 2004's Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne. The story of SMTIV revolves around the Samurai, the sacred protectors of the Eastern Kingdom of Mikado. As a newly appointed Samurai, players will struggle with factions that have nefarious designs on the world as they defend their home kingdom from a growing army of demons. Decisions players make throughout the course of the story will have lasting repercussions, as the fate of the world hangs in the balance.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
6.6
Gunman Clive 10.

Gunman Clive

Platform: 3DS
January 3, 2013
In the year of 18XX, the west is overrun by thugs and outlaws. A group of bandits have kidnapped Mayor Johnsons daughter and are spreading havoc across the land. Only Gunman Clive can bring order to the west and save the girl! Jump and shoot your way across diverse and challenging levels and fight massive bosses. Gunman Clive is an old-school sidescrolling platform game set in the old west with full 3D graphics and a unique artstyle. Bring out your inner cowboy and get ready for some real gunslinger action.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.9
SteamWorld Dig 11.

SteamWorld Dig

Platform: 3DS
August 8, 2013
The clock has stopped around the turn of the 19th century, and humankind has prematurely blown itself to bits. The remaining scraps are huddling in caves beneath the surface, and steam-powered robots have taken over the Wild West.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.9
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies 12.

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies

Platform: 3DS
October 24, 2013
Dual Destinies brings us the return of courtroom hero Phoenix Wright. Set 8 years after his last appearance in the courts, the first case in Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies sees the action start in a destroyed court room. It's up to Phoenix Wright and his team at the Wright Anything Agency to discover the cause of the destruction. Players have to battle it out in court against Gaspen Payne, the younger brother of Winston Payne from previous Ace Attorney titles, as they defend the accused.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.1
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team 13.

Mario & Luigi: Dream Team

Platform: 3DS
August 11, 2013
(Also known as "Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros") A new installment in the Mario & Luigi role-playing series is coming to Nintendo 3DS this summer. The game takes place inside the mind of a sleeping Luigi, who is a powerful, brave hero in his dreams.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.2
Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl 14.

Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl

Platform: 3DS
October 1, 2013
Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl is a first-person, map-making dungeon crawler for the Nintendo 3DS.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.1
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate 15.

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate

Platform: 3DS
March 19, 2013
Engage larger-than-larger-than-life monsters in battle. Create a myriad of weapons and armor. Discover the epic world of Monster Hunter as you wade through more than two hundred quests. Why hunt alone? Hunt with your 2 AI companions in single player quests or team up with up to three players through your local connection. A fully customizable touch screen allows you to personalize your hunting experience and local Nintendo 3DS search feature helps you find other hunters near you location. Nintendo StreetPass provides you the ability to share you guild card with your fellow hunters.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.9
Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move 16.

Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move

Platform: 3DS
May 9, 2013
Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move is a Nintendo eShop exclsuive that challenges players to place tiles on the bottom screen to guide the Mini Marios to their goal on the top screen.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.3
Rune Factory 4 17.

Rune Factory 4

Platform: 3DS
October 1, 2013
Rune Factory 4 marks the return of the popular Harvest Moon spinoff that combines farming with dungeon adventuring. For the first time in the series, the player can select to play as a male or female hero, and potential suitors of either gender are also available in order to pursue love, marriage, and possibly a child. As the newly-appointed prince or princess, you can fulfill your royal duties of protecting the town from invaders, or take a more rural approach to governing by raising your own fruits and vegetables and helping townsfolk. Should some dungeon adventuring be on the days itinerary, you can select from the castles vast armament of swords, spears, and staffs along with magic for battle against dangerous foes, or even bring along a companion or friendly monster to aid you during your travels.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.2
Kokuga 18.

Kokuga

Platform: 3DS
June 27, 2013
After months of bitter conflict with its neighbor, country A is preparing to unleash its latest machine of war, code-named Kokuga. With access to 9 destructive weapons and an array of power-ups, the compact mobile tank is an elite military machine. Highly-reputed boutique game studio G.rev is pleased to offer this old-school strategic shooter for the Nintendo 3DS. Players are tasked with piloting Kokuga, and must destroy tanks, drones, gun towers and other mecha in 12 different training missions. Each stage culminates with a boss fight, pitting the player against massive heavily-armed bosses. Upon receiving orders for active duty, the player is thrust into action against enemy forces. Structured so gamers have maximum freedom in their game experience, Kokuga is great for both casual game sessions or long challenges. Local and Download Play is supported, so assemble your squad of up to four players! Develop new strategies and help out your teammates by coordinating card use.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.5
Super Little Acorns 3D Turbo 19.

Super Little Acorns 3D Turbo

Platform: 3DS
April 18, 2013
Time for some squirreling action! Prepare for some super squirreling action! Now with 50% new exclusive level content, ninja completion bonuses, super high speed turbo mode and a whole bunch of zany new squirrel outfits! Run, jump, swing and smash Mr Nibbles through 90 frantic levels of pixel perfect platforming. Mr Nibbles goes nuts for acorns and he’s on a mission to reclaim his stash from the pesky critters who stole them so he can feed his growing family. Delivering some of the best platform gameplay yet and featuring wonderful crisp graphics, Super Little Acorns 3D Turbo is a must have for platform game fans. Grapple and swing Mr Nibbles through 30 exclusive Challenge stages to test your squirreling skills. Adventure through 60 main game stages spread across four seasons with epic boss levels and completion goals, enough to keep you playing until winter! Collect power-ups to supercharge Mr. Nibbles through his adventure, including Tough Nut to smash through enemies and walls!
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.2
Attack of the Friday Monsters! A Tokyo Tale 20.

Attack of the Friday Monsters! A Tokyo Tale

Platform: 3DS
July 18, 2013
Millennium Kitchen's Kaz Ayabe is known for mesmerizing many Japanese fans with his heartwarming stories in the Boku no Natsuyasumi (Summer Holidays 20th Century) series. In ATTACK OF THE FRIDAY MONSTERS! A TOKYO TALE, he introduces for the first time, a Tokyo-life simulation game where players will take the role of a young boy named Sohta who lives where the giant monsters from the TV shows of Japan's 1970s come to life every Friday. In this rustic town of tranquil days and idyllic scenery, there lies a nostalgic tale sure to warm your heart. ATTACK OF THE FRIDAY MONSTERS! A TOKYO TALE will be the first of Kaz Ayabe's games to be released outside of Japan.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.6
The Denpa Men 2: Beyond the Waves 21.

The Denpa Men 2: Beyond the Waves

Platform: 3DS
May 30, 2013
The Denpa Men are mysterious little creatures that float around radio waves. They all have their own territory. You can't see them with the naked eye, but you can use your 3DS to find them and catch them. In this RPG, you can form a team of the Denpa Men you caught and take them on an exciting adventure across the world, in order to save the hero's family. Many wonders and strong enemies await you on your journey! This game supports StreetPass as well. By passing other players, you can exchange your party information and increase the amount of time you have to explore special dungeons. You can even battle online now! All you have to do is register for battle, and you'll be able to fight other players at any time you want. Keep winning to earn phenomenal prizes! If you played the previous game, "THE 'DENPA' MEN: They Came By Wave," you'll be able to transfer your hero and you'll even be able to bring all of your friends from the previous game into this one!
Metascore:
76
User Score:
6.4
Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi 22.

Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi

Platform: 3DS
September 19, 2013
At a time when shogunate and imperial forces clashed for supremacy over Japan, Chizuru travels to Kyoto in search of her missing father. She runs into the Shinsengumi, a band of samurai warriors sworn to protect the shogun. Chizuru soon learns that they, too, are looking for her father. What awaits them is more than just your typical missing person's case, as they face off against imperial soldiers and the supernatural! But in the midst of all this madness, will sweet and innocent Chizuru find love?
Metascore:
75
User Score:
7.6
Nano Assault EX 23.

Nano Assault EX

Platform: 3DS
March 7, 2013
Nano Assault EX is an action shooter game in which players pilot a microscopic ship to stop a deadly virus from contaminating humanity.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
7.6
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner - Soul Hackers 24.

Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner - Soul Hackers

Platform: 3DS
April 16, 2013
Soul Hackers delivers a first-person, dungeon-crawling RPG experience set in a future where technology and otherworldly forces meet in a macabre fusion of cyberpunk futurism and gothic horror.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
4.1
HarmoKnight 25.

HarmoKnight

Platform: 3DS
March 28, 2013
HarmoKnight is an action packed rhythm game where you use Tempo's Music Note Staff to beat drums, crash cymbals, and smack enemies through more than 50 levels with unique boss fights.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
7.5
Picross e 26.

Picross e

Platform: 3DS
June 13, 2013
Picross e features 150 puzzles of varying difficulties and dimensions.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
7.1
Mighty Switch Force! 2 27.

Mighty Switch Force! 2

Platform: 3DS
June 13, 2013
This time Officer Wagon and Corporal Gendarmor join Planet Lands Fire Brigade to prevent Tangent City from burning to the ground. Players will combine their wits and reflexes to rescue the reformed Hooligan Sisters and the lost USBs (Ugly Secret Babies) hidden throughout each level. New puzzle types, weapons, enemies, unlocks, and a truly epic soundtrack bring the sizzle this Spring! Deee-lish!
Metascore:
73
User Score:
7.4
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate 28.

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate

Platform: 3DS
March 5, 2013
Set twenty-five years after the events of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, Mirror of Fate recounts the story of Gabriel's descendants, as they battle their own destiny in each era only to discover their true, shocking fate.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.2
Inazuma Eleven 3: Bomb Blast 29.

Inazuma Eleven 3: Bomb Blast

Platform: 3DS
September 27, 2013
Mark Evans, footballing hero, has risen to the top in Japan by winning the Football Frontier Tournament and then saving his country from crisis, but now… he’s about to take on the world. All of them, though, have only one thing on their mind – getting onto the national side: Inazuma National. The Football Frontier International championship is coming up, pitting the best young players from around the world against each other, and Mark and his friends are about to face the challenge of a lifetime. [Nintendo UK]
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.8
Ikachan 30.

Ikachan

Platform: 3DS
January 31, 2013
You wake up in an underwater cave. Near the bottom of an enormous abyss, there's only one way out. Swim in a dark world under attack by frequent earthquakes and famine. This vast undersea kingdom is filled with both dangerous and hamless denizens. Its fearful inhabitants are led by a reluctant fish who has no answer to the impending disasters. Take to the sea and help your new friends flee their home and find a new one. Their fate rests with you, Ikachan. You must help them find a way out before it's too late. Use whatever tools you can and try to escape. Swim, Ikachan, swim!
Metascore:
71
User Score:
7.2
Naruto Powerful Shippuden 31.

Naruto Powerful Shippuden

Platform: 3DS
March 5, 2013
NARUTO Powerful Shippuden includes a Story Mode as well as an Endless Battle Mode so players can choose to either follow a progressive storyline or just pull out the punches for a sprightly ninja showdown. The action-packed gameplay allows players to earn experience points to power up their vivacious characters and also use the touch screen to strengthen special attacks. Fans will recognize their favorite characters from the NARUTO franchise such as Kakashi, Sakura, Gaara, and many more; all can be called upon as support characters in the midst of battle. With familiar friends at their sides and ninja moves up their sleeves, players will embark on the journey of becoming a powerful Leaf ninja to knock out opponents or even become a knock-out with sexy jutsu.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
6.0
Inazuma Eleven 3: Lightning Bolt 32.

Inazuma Eleven 3: Lightning Bolt

Platform: 3DS
September 27, 2013
Mark Evans, footballing hero, has risen to the top in Japan by winning the Football Frontier Tournament and then saving his country from crisis, but now… he’s about to take on the world. All of them, though, have only one thing on their mind – getting onto the national side: Inazuma National. The Football Frontier International championship is coming up, pitting the best young players from around the world against each other, and Mark and his friends are about to face the challenge of a lifetime. [Nintendo UK]
Metascore:
70
User Score:
7.2
Project X Zone 33.

Project X Zone

Platform: 3DS
June 25, 2013
Developed by Banpresto and Monolith Soft, Project X Zone features over 50 characters from 29 historic game franchises by three of Japan's most prolific video game companies. In Project X Zone players use a team of two characters known as a Pair Unit to explore the world within the game. An additional character known as a Solo Unit can be combined with the Pair Unit to assist in battles with Solo Attacks as well as augment the attacks available for players to execute. Throughout the game, epic battles are waiting to erupt at a moment's notice. Players will have to master an array of screen-busting moves including Solo Attacks, Support Attacks, Cross Hits, and Finishing Moves in order to defeat a multitude of foes.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
7.4
Brain Age: Concentration Training 34.

Brain Age: Concentration Training

Platform: 3DS
February 10, 2013
(Also known as "Dr. Kawashima's Devilish Brain Training: Can You Stay Focused?")Brain Age: Concentration Training offers newly designed training exercises that will challenge players with activities to help improve their concentration skills and the ability to access their short term memory.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
7.4
Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics Adventure 35.

Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics Adventure

Platform: 3DS
September 24, 2013
Challenge your imagination as you battle the mightiest villains in an exciting and action-filled adventure through GOTHAM CITY, METROPOLIS, ATLANTIS and other iconic locales from the DC Comics universe. Enjoy endless replayability with new, dynamic puzzles that feature a different mission every time you play. Bring out your inner super hero (or villain!) with the all-new Super Hero Creator by crafting completely original objects out of parts of existing DC Comics characters. Then assign unique properties to your creations and use them to solve puzzles, or share them online with friends - which they can use in game or further modify as they like.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
6.3
Picross e2 36.

Picross e2

Platform: 3DS
July 25, 2013
The sequel to Picross e offers a new navigation feature to make gameplay even smoother. As with the previous game, this sequel has 150 new puzzles, plus an all new gameplay element known as Micross. Picross is a Picture Crossword Puzzle Game in which you use numbers as hints to complete illustrations. The rules are simple and easy to understand. Anyone can do it!
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.1
AiRace Speed 37.

AiRace Speed

Platform: 3DS
September 19, 2013
Take the challenge in AiRace Speed, the third sequel of the best-selling Nintendo DSi classic - AiRace, and pilot the most advanced and powerful jets as you compete to beat your best time. Experience the action as you race on stunning high-speed tracks featuring extremely difficult tunnels, spectacular halls and hidden shortcuts.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.6
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate 38.

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

Platform: 3DS
October 25, 2013
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is a 2.5-D game developed by Armature Studio that brings the Batman Arkham experience for the first time to Nintendo and Sony handheld systems. A companion game to Batman: Arkham Origins, players can continue the storyline of the console version and discover more detalis of the Dark Knight's past.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.0
Star Wars Pinball 39.

Star Wars Pinball

Platform: 3DS
September 19, 2013
May the Force be with you! Use the Force to guide the silver ball! Will you choose the Light or Dark side? Feel the power of the Force in Star Wars Pinball! Set in a galaxy far, far away, each of the tables in this brand new pack lets you interact with the most iconic characters, and relive the greatest moments of the Star Wars universe: Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and Boba Fett. May the Force be with you! Influence the Balance of the Force! Join either the Light Side or Dark Side and take part in the epic struggle by simply posting scores for your chosen side! Full list of features: -Three brand new tables: Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, Boba Fett, and The Clone Wars -Compete against other players to achieve the highest ForceScore, and team up with your friends to increase your TeamScore -Hotseat multiplayer mode -New tables released regularly through the Nintendo eShop
Metascore:
68
User Score:
5.4
Tokyo Crash Mobs 40.

Tokyo Crash Mobs

Platform: 3DS
January 17, 2013
Get ready to unleash pedestrian-tossing pandemonium! All Grace and Savannah want is to make it in Tokyo, but what's with all the scenesters, bomb balls, flower displays, and ninjas getting in their way?! And don't even get me started on the UFO abductions, or how easy it is for a visit to Tokyo to end with getting sucked into outer space... You'll need lightning-fast reflexes and an eye for strategy to succeed in this fast-paced puzzle game, where live-action video blends seamlessly with wacky digital graphics. Throw and roll hapless bystanders into lines of people, trying to group three or more who wear the same color together so that they'll form a clique and disappear. Form cliques and eliminate the lines you're facing as fast as you can to progress through the game's many stages. With two different play modes-Story Mode and Challenge Mode-this game's got you covered whether you're looking for quick gaming sessions or longer endurance challenges.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.4
Dillon's Rolling Western: The Last Ranger 41.

Dillon's Rolling Western: The Last Ranger

Platform: 3DS
April 11, 2013
Dillon's Rolling Western: The Last Ranger is an action tower-defense game which combines the strategy elements of Dillon defeating enemies with weapon emplacements that players can deploy around the map, and the action elements of Dillon directly attacking opponents with flashy action moves like rolling attacks and claw slashes.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.0
Skylanders Swap Force 42.

Skylanders Swap Force

Platform: 3DS
October 13, 2013
In Skylanders SWAP Force, Portal Masters embark on an adventure in the mysterious Cloudbreak Islands, where a magical volcano gives the heroes the power to swap halves, turning them into a special team known as the SWAP Force. By reassembling this team, Portal Masters must send back Kaos and his evil plan to Cloudbreak in order to save Skylands.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
6.1
Picross e3 43.

Picross e3

Platform: 3DS
October 3, 2013
The third Picross installment, Picross e3, has arrived! The new Picross e3 is equipped with a navigation function. It includes an all-new mode called "Mega Picross" that's a must-see for fans! "Picross" is a "Picture Crossword Puzzle Game" in which you use numbers as hints to complete illustrations. The rules are simple and easy to understand. Anyone can do it! Beginners and intermediate players alike will be able to enjoy these 150 all-new puzzles! The new Picross includes an all-new mode, "Mega Picross," which has "Mega Numbers," numbers which span two rows. It can be difficult to determine where to fill Mega Numbers, so a different kind of logic from the normal Picross may be necessary. You can change the rules for each puzzle to your own liking as you play.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
7.0
Unchained Blades 44.

Unchained Blades

Platform: 3DS
January 3, 2013
Though Fang is already renowned as the ruthless and feared Dragon Emperor, his lust for strength brings him to the doorsteps of the great Goddess Clunea. When he arrogantly demands that she find him a fitting opponent to defeat, the offended creator banishes him to crawl upon the ground in a weakened state. Now Fang must traverse dangerous living temples of the Goddess' creation, known as Titans, in order to meet his maker once again and exact his revenge. But he cannot do it alone...
Metascore:
65
User Score:
7.7
Urban Trial Freestyle 45.

Urban Trial Freestyle

Platform: 3DS
June 27, 2013
Urban Trial Freestyle challenges players to push their risk-taking to the absolute limits to deliver maximum stunt rewards. The game's nonstop action is complemented by a host of features including trophies, multiple game modes, leader boards, rider and bike customisation, and much more. With slick urban detailed graphics and an innovative physics engine fine-tuned for fun pick-up and play, the game has been specifically engineered to get the most out of each platform.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
7.5
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed 46.

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed

Platform: 3DS
February 12, 2013
Sonic and the All-Stars cast battle for supremacy across land, water and air in transforming vehicles that change from cars to boats to planes mid-race.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
5.5
Jett Rocket II: The Wrath of Taikai 47.

Jett Rocket II: The Wrath of Taikai

Platform: 3DS
November 13, 2013
From the makers of Nano Assault Neo, FAST - Racing League, Art of Balance Jett Rocket returns! Your favorite planetary inspector is back and in trouble. His archrival Kaiser Taikai has to settle an old score with him... Explore the home planet of the Power Plant Posse and ignite your trusty old jet pack in this epic full-3D action-adventure! Features: -Jump'n'Run with lots of action and variety -Hidden Bonus stages -Destroyable Environments -Ignite your JettPack -Jump on your JettBoat -Full stereoscopic 3D -Super-smooth 60 frames/sec.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
6.5
Senran Kagura Burst 48.

Senran Kagura Burst

Platform: 3DS
November 14, 2013
A little violent, a little sexy, and a ton of fun! Enter a world filled with beautiful ninja destined to break down the barriers between good and evil. Play two different storylines, each with its own perspective. The girls of Hanzō believe they fight on the side of righteousness, but are their methods always right? The girls of Hebijo are mercenaries to the highest bidders, but what if their motives aren't as clear as they seem? -Crush your enemies with your favorite buxom ninja girl using fast punches, mid-air flight sequences, combos, super attacks, revealing cut-scenes and sexy Ninja Arts. -Dozens of costumes expose endless combinations! -Choose from 72 different costume sets such as school uniforms, swimsuits and ninja gear, along with hairstyles that can be changed, mixed and matched to provide an endless array of looks.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
7.2
Kersploosh! 49.

Kersploosh!

Platform: 3DS
March 7, 2013
(Also known as "Splash or Crash") Master a stone's flight to the bottom of the well! Be one with the stone from the toss to the splash. With a sharp mind and a deft touch on the Circle Pad, master the journey to the bottom of wells filled with obstacles. As you learn to maneuver each stone in free fall and complete each level, you'll unlock more stones and wells. Embrace the challenges that lie ahead...for the flight is at hand. Each well is designed differently, with various hazards to impede your journey. Some wells have pizzas that break apart; others contain floating cookies that will sacrifice their delicious lives to stop you from getting to the bottom. Armed with a selection of stones, such as the beefy iron ball and the fragile gem, race as fast as possible to the bottom of each well. Then turn on the StreetPass feature and share your speedy conquests with others!
Metascore:
62
User Score:
7.0
LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins 50.

LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins

Platform: 3DS
April 21, 2013
LEGO City Stories is an open world game for the Wii U and 3DS.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
6.6
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity 51.

Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity

Platform: 3DS
March 24, 2013
Discover the 3D world of Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity, where Pokemon speak and adventures are always nearby. What's more, you will become a Pokemon yourself. You'll meet all kinds of Pokemon throughout the game, both in the towns you'll visit and the Mystery Dungeons you'll explore. There are tons of them lurking around where you'd least expect them.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.3
Sonic: Lost World 52.

Sonic: Lost World

Platform: 3DS
October 29, 2013
Sonic Lost World sees Sonic partner with Dr. Eggman to take on six menacing creatures known as the Deadly Six.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.2
The Starship Damrey 53.

The Starship Damrey

Platform: 3DS
May 16, 2013
THE STARSHIP DAMREY is an adventure/horror/suspense game designed by Kazuya Asano (Kamaitachi no Yoru (The Night of the Sickle Weasel), TORNEKO: The Last Hope) and written by Takemaru Abiko (Kamaitachi no Yoru (The Night of the Sickle Weasel), TRICK X LOGIC), known as pioneers of text-based adventure games in Japan. In the game, players awaken to discover that they are trapped in a Cold Sleep capsule aboard the titular Starship Damrey, with no memory of who they are or how they got there. With no tutorials, explanations, or hints provided, the game was created with the intent that self-discovery and experimentation be an integral part of the experience. An inconceivable truth awaits those willing to discover it.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
6.9
Mario Party: Island Tour 54.

Mario Party: Island Tour

Platform: 3DS
November 22, 2013
The game features seven different game boards, each with its own set of rules. The game offers 81 new mini-games that test speed, concentration and luck. In addition to the board game elements, players are be able to play mini-games exclusively or try their hands at a 30-floor tower climb, AR Card games and StreetPass battles.
Metascore:
57
User Score:
6.0
Aqua Moto Racing 3D 55.

Aqua Moto Racing 3D

Platform: 3DS
October 10, 2013
It's Aqua Moto Racing 3D! Experience the thrill of high-powered watercraft and break-neck stunts in a third dimension. Race through heaving oceans along sandy beaches in the Tropics, Greece and Egypt. Perform insane stunts and go around the buoys closely to charge your turbo and get the edge against your opponents. Earn cash by participating in races and spend it on better watercraft. Unlock new Championships and Achievements on your quest for Legendary Status. Compete against your friends in local multiplayer mode. Get Ready For The Wave Ride Of Your Life! -Race rolling waves in exotic locations -Epic career mode with 12 watercraft -Show off your skills with extreme stunts
Metascore:
52
User Score:
tbd
Bugs vs. Tanks! 56.

Bugs vs. Tanks!

Platform: 3DS
June 20, 2013
Comcept's Keiji Inafune, whose work on MEGA MAN, Onimusha, and DEAD RISING have brought him international fame and acclaim, introduces BUGS vs. TANKS!, an action shooter set in World War II. Players will take on the role of a WWII panzer squad that has been shrunk to the size of a bug and find themselves engaged in heated battles against swarms of giant insects as they cling to the hope of returning to normal size.
Metascore:
50
User Score:
7.0
Beyblade: Evolution 57.

Beyblade: Evolution

Platform: 3DS
October 22, 2013
Developed to take advantage of the unique capabilities of the Nintendo 3DS, BEYBLADE: Evolution lets players launch their in-game BEYBLADE, using the gyro and motion sensors and manipulating the viewing angle with the Augmented Reality camera for precise control and adjustment. Players engage in real-time multiplayer battles or follow the Story Mode campaign unlocking new parts and information to fine-tune their tops in the Bey Factory.
Metascore:
49
User Score:
5.8
Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land 58.

Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land

Platform: 3DS
October 29, 2013
Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land has players help Mordecai and Rigby use their best skills and unique abilities to traverse the various challenges to escape their favorite video games and get home.
Metascore:
48
User Score:
6.9
HomeTown Story 59.

HomeTown Story

Platform: 3DS
October 17, 2013
A Tale of Life, Love, and Friendship. Hometown Story takes you to a lush, green village tucked away in the countryside. The shop you inherited has brought you back to your hometown. However, the shop has become run down, and no one wants to even window shop there anymore. Can you turn the shop around and even expand it, or is it destined to stay in the red forever? You won't have to go it alone, though. You'll get help from a magical sprite named Pochica, who will help you get the store back up and running, and introduce you to all of the unique characters who reside in the town. The villagers will all change and grow throughout the game, and that person who you thought might be up to no good when you first met them just might have a heart of gold! Your experiences will be completely different from anyone else's. You'll never know what to expect in Hometown Story. [Nintendo]
Metascore:
47
User Score:
6.0
Power Rangers Megaforce 60.

Power Rangers Megaforce

Platform: 3DS
November 5, 2013
In this new chapter of the popular Power Rangers video game series, fans play as their favorite Megaforce Ranger while the supporting Power Rangers provide their boundless advice and encouragement to players as they battle their way through challenge after challenge. The Rangers' vocal and physical support will prove valuable as challenging situations and conditions arise in an attempt to foil players' advancement. Power Rangers MEGAFORCE will plunge players into intense battles against repulsive enemies, but by forming gigantic Megazords, the Rangers will be able to implement powerful combos to help get them on the path to victory.
Metascore:
30
User Score:
4.1
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Highest of the Month
  1. 86

    Horace

    • Release Date: Oct 21, 2020
    • Platform: Switch
  2. 85

    Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time

  3. 84

    Amnesia: Rebirth

  4. 83

    Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time

  5. 82

    Ys Origin

    • Release Date: Oct 1, 2020
    • Rating: T
    • User Score: 8.5
    • Platform: Switch
Lowest of the Month
  1. 40

    Remothered: Broken Porcelain

    • Release Date: Oct 13, 2020
    • User Score: 5.5
    • Platform: PC
  2. 55

    G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout

    • Release Date: Oct 13, 2020
    • Rating: T
    • User Score: 5.7
    • Platform: PS4
  3. 57

    Space Crew

    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2020
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: PC
  4. 59

    Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed

    • Release Date: Oct 16, 2020
    • Rating: E10+
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: Switch
  5. 61

    Nickelodeon Kart Racers 2: Grand Prix

    • Release Date: Oct 6, 2020
    • Rating: E
    • User Score: 7.0
    • Platform: PS4