18th Gate is a hex-based SRPG that boasts a decent amount of content for a DSiWare game. You can play as multiple heroes, trek through 18 areas, and encounter randomized enemies and traps.
The game is currently approved by Nintendo and waiting on a solid release date in the US, and it's entering the final stages in the UK. Since the 3DS supports DSiWare, you don't neccesarily need a DSi to play it.
I have no idea what to expect from this game, but it could end up scratching an itch for SRPG fans on a budget, just like Rainbow Moon did. Check out the trailer and judge for yourself!
Shantae and the Pirate's Curse hits Nintendo 3DS this week. As the third game in the series, the story follows Shantae as she loses her genie powers and learns to fight as a pirate. It'll have the same classic Metroidva...more
I love Pokémon Puzzle Challenge.
I am glad that it is coming to the 3DS Virtual Console. I think I will pay $5 for it despite still having a cartridge. I probably won't bother with the code for the Special Demo Version of Ruby and Sapphire it comes with, but that's fine.
It is a lovely little game. I think I will go play it right now. more
Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby will let you get a head start on your adventures with a Special Demo Version. Details on how to get it are here. You may want to. It lets you transfer items as well as Pokemon, ...more