Nintendo’s Post-Holiday Line-up Revealed!
Release information on No More Heroes, Megaman 10, new Wii Remote bundles and more!

Blue Wii Remote_webreadyThe new year is nearly upon us – it’s time to scope out what releases just barely missed holiday release, what games to look forward to summer for, and the games we hope to see by holiday season next year.  It’s nearly time for the January forecast, and Nintendo sent us a 2010 line-up to get us started.

Here are a few Highlights:

Blue and Pink Wii Remotes bundled with Wii MotionPlus Accessory: February 14

No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle (Wii): Late January

Pheonix Wright: Ace Attorney (WiiWare): January

Pokemon HeartGold/SoulSilver (DS): March 14

WarioWare D.I.Y. (DS): March 28

MegaMan 10 (WiiWare): March

Pizza Delivery Boy (Wii): March

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I can’t wait to re-live my college part-time delivery glory days this march.  Hit the break for the full press release, and let us know what you are looking forward to in the comments! Not liking what you see? What do you think the list is missing?

NINTENDO UNVEILS IT’S VIDEO GAME LINE-UP FOR EARLY 2010

Hand-Held Pokémon Adventures and New Wii Remote Colors are on the Way

About Nintendo: The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii™, Nintendo DS™ and Nintendo DSi™ systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 3.2 billion video games and more than 535 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii, Nintendo DS and Nintendo DSi, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™ and Nintendo GameCube™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™, Metroid™, Zelda™ and Pokémon™. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of America Inc., based in Redmond, Wash., serves as headquarters for Nintendo’s operations in the Western Hemisphere. For more information about Nintendo, visit the company’s Web site at www.nintendo.com.

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REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Consumers nationwide continue to snap up Nintendo products for the holidays, and Nintendo is poised to carry that momentum into 2010. Dozens of games for the Wiiâ„¢, Nintendo DSâ„¢ and Nintendo DSiâ„¢ systems are on the way in a wide range of categories from both Nintendo and its third-party partners.

To bring a little color to the winter months, Nintendo will release two new colors for its Wii Remoteâ„¢ controller. Starting Feb. 14, the controller will come in Pink or Blue and will be bundled with a Wii MotionPlusâ„¢ accessory. Along with the current White and Black versions of the controller, now every player in four-player matches can have his or her own color.

“During the holidays, tens of millions of Americans are going to spend enjoyable hours with both Wii and Nintendo DS,” said Cammie Dunaway, Nintendo of America’s executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. “And the enjoyment will only grow in the early weeks of 2010, whether your taste in gaming comes from exploring ocean depths, catching, training and battling Pokémon or even designing your own micro-games.”

On the Wii console, Endless Oceanâ„¢: Blue World arrives on Feb. 22 to provide players with an adventurous and educational experience, complete with underwater exploration, an adventurous storyline and Wii Speakâ„¢ compatibility. This January also sees the highly anticipated release of Tatsunoko VS. Capcomâ„¢: Ultimate All-Stars. Available exclusively on Wii, this new VS. series fighting game features global online game play for those who have access to a broadband Internet connection.

On the portable side, Nintendo’s hand-held systems will see the arrival of a number of diverse games, including the eagerly awaited Pokémon™ HeartGold Version and Pokémon™ SoulSilver Version on March 14. Pokémon HeartGold Version and Pokémon SoulSilver Version allow fans to return to the scenic Johto region first introduced in the beloved Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver games. The games have been fully enhanced with rich graphics, updated sound, new touch-screen controls and much more.

On March 28, WarioWare D.I.Y.™ lets users design their own micro-games from scratch and share them with other WarioWare D.I.Y. owners via a broadband Internet connection and Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection. Every element, such as the characters, the environment, the actions and even the purpose of the micro-game itself, can be created entirely by the player. Also on March 28, hungry gamers can dig into America’s Test Kitchen: Let’s Get Cooking, which gives family members the chance to prepare 300 different dishes together. All of the recipes and the how-to videos in the game were created by the popular public television show America’s Test Kitchen.

On Jan. 18, Glory of Heraclesâ„¢ introduces U.S. role-playing fans to the popular Japanese franchise. The game is inspired by Greek mythology and written by Kazushige Nojima of Final Fantasy fame. The traditional role-playing game features an engrossing story and a robust battle system.

Below is a partial list of upcoming packaged and downloadable games for the Wii, Nintendo DS and Nintendo DSi systems. Note that game titles and launch dates are subject to change.

Wii
Publisher Game Available
2K Sports Major League Baseball 2K10 March
Activision How To Train Your Dragon March 23
The American Game Factory, Inc. Build-A-Bear Workshop – Friendship Valley March 17
Atlus U.S.A., Inc. Shiren the Wandererâ„¢ Feb. 9
Capcom TATSUNOKO VS. CAPCOMâ„¢: ULTIMATE ALL-STARS Jan. 26
City Interactive USA Combat Wings: The Great Battles of WWII Feb. 16
Chicken Riot Feb. 9
Collision Studios City Builder February
D3Publisher Family Party: 30 Great Gamesâ„¢ Winter Fun February
Deep Silver, Inc. Let’s Play Ballerina March
Let’s Play Garden March
Disney Interactive Studios Alice in Wonderland March
Hudson Entertainment Rooms: The Main Building Spring
Calling Spring
Konami Walk it Out Jan. 10
Yu Gi Oh! Duel Trancer Q1
DanceDanceRevolution Q1
Majesco Entertainment Data East Arcade Classics January
The Daring Game of Girls February
Pizza Delivery Boy March
Nintendo Endless Ocean: Blue World Feb. 22
SEGA of America Super Monkey Ball Step & Rollâ„¢ Feb. 9
Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racingâ„¢ March
SouthPeak Games Sled Shredâ„¢ featuring the Jamaican Bobsled Team Feb. 1
Fast Food Panicâ„¢ Jan. 5
Storm City Entertainment Bermuda Triangle: Saving the Coral February
UFO Interactive Games, Inc. Arcade Shooter: Ilvelo Q1
Rock Blast Q1
Jaja’s Adventure Q1
Ubisoft No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle late January
Sleepover Party Jan. 12
Racquet Sports March
Red Steel 2 Q1
XSEED Games The Sky Crawlers: Innocent Aces Jan. 5
FRAGILE DREAMS: FAREWELL RUINS OF THE MOON March 16
WiiWareâ„¢
Publisher Game Available
Akaoni Studio S.L. Zombie Panic in Wonderland Q1
Broken Rules And Yet It Moves Q1
Capcom Phoenix Wrightâ„¢:Ace Attorneyâ„¢ January
Mega Man® 10 March
Ghostfire Games Rage of the Gladiator Q1
Hudson Entertainment Military Madness: Nectaris® Q1
Nabi Studios Toribash Q1
Nintendo WarioWareâ„¢ D.I.Y. Showcase Q1
Press Play ApS Max & the Magic Marker Q1
Team Meat Super Meat Boy Q1
Nintendo DS/Nintendo DSi
Publisher Game Available
2K Sports Major League Baseball 2K10 March
Activision Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thiefâ„¢ Feb. 2
How To Train Your Dragon March 23
Aksys Games World Cup of Pool Feb. 9
The American Game Factory, Inc. Build-A-Bear Workshop – Welcome to Hugsville March 17
Atlus U.S.A., Inc. Shin Megami Tensei®: Strange Journey™ March 10
Capcom Entertainment, Inc. Ace Attorney Investigationsâ„¢: Miles Edgeworth Feb. 16
City Interactive USA Animal Country: Life on the Farm Feb. 16
Art of Murder March 16
Deep Silver, Inc. Let’s Play Flight Attendant March
Let’s Play Ballerina March
Let’s Play Garden March
Disney Interactive Studios Sonny With a Chance Spring
Alice in Wonderland March
GameMill Publishing Escape the Museum Jan. 12
Hidden Mysteries: Buckingham Palace Feb. 9
Hudson Entertainment Rooms: The Main Building Spring
DECA SPORTSâ„¢ Spring
Konami Scene It! Twilight Q1
Puzzle Chronicles Jan. 10
Majesco Entertainment Super Speed Machines February
The Daring Game for Girls February
Dawn of Heroes February
ATV Revolution March
Nintendo Glory of Heracles Jan. 18
Pokémon HeartGold Version and Pokémon SoulSilver Version March 14
WarioWare: D.I.Y. March 28
America’s Test Kitchen: Let’s Get Cooking March 28
Natsume Inc. Squishy Tankâ„¢ February
Cheer We Go! â„¢ March
PopCap Games Bejeweled Twistâ„¢ Q1
SEGA of America Sands of Destructionâ„¢ Jan. 12
Infinite Spaceâ„¢ March
Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racingâ„¢ March
Sonic Classic Collectionâ„¢ Spring
SouthPeak Games Crime Sceneâ„¢ Feb. 1
Dementium IIâ„¢ Feb. 2
Fast Food Panicâ„¢ Jan. 5
Sushi Go Roundâ„¢ Feb. 1
Montessori Musicâ„¢ March 1
Storm City Entertainment Bermuda Triangle: Saving the Coral February
Myst February
ATV Quad Kings March
T.A.C Heroes: The Big Red One March
TECMO Monster Rancher® DS March
AGAINâ„¢ March
Telegames, Inc. Puzzle Overloadâ„¢ Spring
Solitaire Overload Plusâ„¢ Spring
THQ Daniel X: The Ultimate Power Jan. 12
Tomy Corporation Lovely Lisaâ„¢ and Friends (enhanced Nintendo DSi content) February
Ubisoft Imagine Reporter Jan. 20
Imagine Party Planner Jan. 13
Imagine Sweet 16 Feb. 10
Imagine Gymnast March 10
XSEED Games KORG DS-10 Plus Jan. 19
Ragnarokâ„¢ DS Feb. 16
Nintendo DSiWareâ„¢
Publisher Game Available
EA Downtown Texas Hold’em Poker Q1
Surviving High Schoolâ„¢ Q1
Gameloft Legends of Exidia Q1
Let’s Golf Q1
Real Soccerâ„¢ 2010 Q1
Gangstar 2: Kings of L.A. Q1
Nintendo Trajectileâ„¢ Jan. 4
Number Battleâ„¢ Jan. 25
Starship Defenseâ„¢ Jan. 18
Touch Solitaire Jan. 11
X-Scapeâ„¢ February
Link ’n’ Launch™ February
Subatomic Studios Fieldrunners Q1
WayForward Shantae: Risky’s Revenge Q1

Remember that Wii and Nintendo DSi feature parental controls that let adults manage the content their children can access. For more information about Nintendo, visit www.nintendo.com.

13 Responses to Nintendo’s Post-Holiday Line-up Revealed!
Release information on No More Heroes, Megaman 10, new Wii Remote bundles and more!

  1. Cory says:

    I am definitely looking forward to SoulSilver. Silver was the best of the Pokemon games IMO. I just find it weird that all of the games that I want come out in March.

  2. Legend says:

    No Mario Galaxy 2 🙁
    I heard it was going to be released Q1……

  3. Stan says:

    @ Legend
    Are you serious? Mario Galaxy 2 is going to be a holiday release, and there was no doubt in my mind ever since it was released.

    Where’s Golden Sun DS? 🙁

  4. yegMan says:

    meh. Not sure if I’m really excited.

  5. gojiguy says:

    You didn’t highlight Tatsunoko vs Capcom? If the game fails to sell I blame you!

  6. Gunder says:

    All the releases I’m interested in bunched together at the bottom of the Wii section – No More Heroes 2, RedSteel 2, Sky Crawlers and Fragile. looks like I can take old (imported) games off my back burner and slot the localized versions in as new games.

  7. The WiiWare games I’m most interested in are not on the list:

    Cave Story
    NightGames
    La Mulanna
    Castlevania Adventure ReBirth

  8. cmdg says:

    2nd generation pokemon games were the best ever, this is the most pumped i’ve ever been for a pokemon game since the original release of gold and silver

  9. doughboy74 says:

    Super Monkey Ball Step & Roll & RedSteel 2. Otherwise I have plenty of PS3 games to play.

  10. droop4 says:

    TATSUNOKO VS. CAPCOM, red steel 2, and no more heroes 2 along with pokemon silver (best pkmn ever)… I remember I caught all the special pokemons. My party was: the last evolution of chikorita, sodowoodo, red gyarados, snorlax, lugia, and the other legendary bird Hoo ohh or whatever.

  11. Billman64 says:

    Pizza Delivery Boy? Paperboy with pizzas ala Mutiplicity movie? I gotta see how they handle pizza.

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