Nintendo unveils X-mas release schedule

23rd August 2006 – Forget Santa! Nintendo will deliver all the best gifts this winter with one of its strongest line-ups to date. The last quarter of 2006 will see the release of a huge selection of new and innovative games for the Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance and Nintendo GameCube, along with the launch of the much anticipated Wii.

Nintendo DS owners will be able to choose from games including Yoshi’s Island 2 (tentative name), 42 All-Time ClassicsActionloop and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team.  They will also be able to brush on their English skills with English Training: Have Fun Improving Your Skills and surf the internet from their Nintendo DS thanks to the Nintendo DS Browser.

Game Boy Advance fans can look forward to Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team (Nintendo)Need for Speed Carbon (EA) and Rayman Raving Rabbids (Ubisoft).

Last but definitely not least, Nintendo GameCube owners are in for a real treat with the breathtakingLegend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (tentative name) joining titles like Harvest Moon Magical Melody and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider Legend (Eidos).

Nintendo DS Software

Release Date

2006

Madden NFL 07 (EA)

 

Aug 2006
Disney’s American Dragon: Jake Long  (Disney/Buena Vista Games)

 

Sep 2006
Brick’em all DS (Digital Bros)

 

Sep 2006
LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy  (Lucas Arts/Activision)

 

Sep 2006
Bratz: Forever Diamondz (THQ)

 

Sep 2006
Disney/Pixar’s Cars (THQ) – Germany only

 

Sep 2006
Super Fruit Fall (System 3)

 

Sep 2006
Tennis Masters (System 3)

 

Sep 2006
Sudoku Mania (ZOO Digital)

 

8 Sep 2006
FIFA 07 (EA)

 

29 Sep 2006
42 All-Time Classics (Nintendo)

29 Sept 2006
Hardcore Pool (ZOO Digita)

 

29 Sep 2006
Alexandra Ledermann German title: Horsez – Abenteuer auf dem Reiterhof (Ubisoft) Q3 2006
Asphalt 2 Urban GT(Ubisoft)

 

Q3 2006
Catz (Ubisoft)

 

Q3 2006
Over the Hedge (Activision)

 

Jun/Jul/Oct 2006
Beetle King  (Digital Bros)

 

Oct 2006
Deep Labyrinth (Digital Bros)

 

Oct 2006
Guru Guru Naget (Digital Bros)

 

Oct 2006
Meine Tierarztpraxis – my vet practice (dtp)

 

Oct 2006
Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Special Edition (Disney/Buena Vista Games) Oct 2006
Labyrinth  (Digital Bros)

 

Oct 2006
Biker Mice From Mars (Game Factory/K.E. Media)

 

Oct 2006
Cartoon Network Racing (Game Factory/K.E. Media)

 

Oct 2006
Disney’s Chicken Little 2: Ace in Action (Disney/Buena Vista Games)

 

Oct 2006
Avatar: The Legend of Aang  (THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Ages of Empires II: Age of Kings (Majesco/THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Dino Master (Majesco)

 

Oct 2006
Contact (Marvelous/Rising Star Games)

 

Oct 2006
New Zealand Story Revolution (Rising Star Games)

 

Oct 2006
Y’s Strategy (Rising Star Games)

 

Oct 2006
Spyro – The Legend (Vivendi)

 

Oct 2006
Scooby Doo! Who’s Watching Who? (THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Crash Boom Bang (Vivendi)

 

Oct 2006
Barnyard  (THQ)

 

Oct 2006/Feb 2007
Nintendo DS Browser (Nintendo)

6 Oct 2006
English Training: Have Fun Improving Your Skills (Nintendo) 13 Oct 2006
Asterix & Obelix XXL 2 “Mission Wifix”  (ATARI)

 

13 Oct 2006
Warlords Champion (D3P)

 

13 Oct 2006
The SimsTM2 Pets (EA)

 

20 Oct 2006
Strawberry Shortcake (Game Factory/K.E. Media)

 

20 Oct 2006
Sudoku Master (Nintendo)

27 Oct 2006
Actionloop (Nintendo)

27 Oct 2006
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend  (Eidos)

 

Oct /Nov 2006
Open SeasonTM / JagdfieberTM (Ubisoft)

 

Oct/Nov 2006
Superman ReturnsTM: The Videogame  (EA)

 

Autumn 2006
BIONICLETM HEROES  (Eidos)

 

Autumn 2006
Death Jr. and The Science Fair of Doom (Konami)

 

Autumn 2006
Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin (Konami)

 

Nov 2006
Death Jr. and The Science Fair of Doom (Konami)

 

 

Autumn 2006

Lunar Knights (Konami)

 

Autumn 2006
My Frogger Toy Trials (Konami)

 

Autumn 2006
Steel Horizon (working title) (Konami)

 

Autumn 2006
Winx Club: The Quest for the Codex (Konami)

 

Autumn 2006
Xiaolin Showdown (Konami)

 

Autumn 2006
Monster Bomber (Digital Bros)

 

Nov 2006
Monster Puzzle (Digital Bros)

 

Nov 2006
Super Black Bass Fishing (Majesco)

 

Nov 2006
Marvel: Ultimative Alliance  (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
Tony Hawk’s Downhill Jam (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
Disney’s Kim Possible Global Gemini (Disney/Buena Vista Games) Nov 2006/March 2007
Cooking Mama (Digital Bros)

 

Nov 2006
Need For SpeedTM Carbon  (EA)

 

Nov 2006
Spongebob Squarepants and Friends: Creature from Krusty Krab (THQ)

 

Nov 2006
Impossible Mission (System 3)

 

Nov 2006
Mech Assault Phantom War (Majesco/THQ)

 

Nov 2006
Nacho Libre (Majesco/THQ)

 

Nov 2006
Happy Feet (Midway)

 

Nov 2006
Over The Hedge – Hammy Goes Nuts (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
Spider-Man: Battle for New York (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
Eragon (Vivendi)

 

Nov 2006
Panzer Tactics (working title) (CDV)

 

1 Nov 2006
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team  (Nintendo)

10 Nov 2006
Mario Slam Basketball (Nintendo)

10 Nov 2006
Point Blank (Namco/Bandai/ATARI)

 

10 Nov 2006
Arthur & the Minimoys  (ATARI)

 

17 Nov 2006
Flushed Away (D3P)

 

24 Nov 2006
Star Fox Command (Nintendo)

24th Nov 2006
Totally Spies! 2 Undercover (Namco/Bandai/ATARI)

 

24 Nov 2006
Harlem Globetrotters World Tour (ZOO Digital)

 

24 Nov 2006
Princess Natasha „Student-Secret-Agent-Princess (ZOO Digital)

 

24 Nov 2006
Uno/Skipbo Compilation/Uno Freefall (ZOO Digital)

 

24 Nov 2006
Shrek Smash ‘N Crash Racing (Activision)

 

Dec 2006
Touching Detective (Digital Bros)

 

Dec 2006
Yoshi’s Island 2 (Nintendo) (tentative name)

1 Dec 2006
March of the Penguins (ZOO Digital)

 

1 Dec 2006
Nintendo DS Lite Pink Edition

27 October 2006
Alex Rider Stormbreaker (THQ)

 

Q4 2006
Guilty Gear (Majesco/THQ)

 

Q4 2006
Rayman Raving RabbidsTM  (Ubisoft)

 

Q4 2006
The Settlers (Ubisoft)

 

Q4 2006
Star Wars Lethal Alliance (Ubisoft)

 

Q4 2006
Charlotte’s Web (SEGA)

 

Winter 2006

Game Boy Advance Software

Release Date

2006

Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team

10th Nov 2006
LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy  (Lucas Arts/Activision)

 

Sep 2006
Brick’em all (Digital Bros)

 

Sep 2006
Funny Cards (Digital Bros)

 

Sep 2006
Mein Gestuet – My estate (dtp)

 

Sep 2006
Teen Titans (Majesco)

 

Sep 2006
Disney/Pixar’s Cars (THQ) – Germany only

 

Sep 2006
Rockem Sockem (ZOO Digital)

 

15 Sep 2006
FIFA 07 (EA)

 

29 Sep 2006
Over the Hedge (Activision)

 

Jun/Jul/Oct 2006
The SimsTM2 Pets (EA)

 

20 Oct 2006
Uno/Skipbo Compilation (ZOO Digital)

 

27 Oct 2006
Over The Hedge – Hammy Goes Nuts (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
Spider-Man: Battle for New York (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
Marvel: Ultimative Alliance  (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
Tony Hawk’s Downhill Jam  (Activision)

 

Nov 2006
The Bible Game (Digital Bros)

 

Nov 2006
The Holy Game (Digital Bros)

 

Nov 2006
Teen Titans 2 (Majesco)

 

Nov 2006
Monster Trucks Mayhem (ZOO Digital)

 

3 Nov 2006
Cocoto Platform Jumper (Neko Entertainment)

 

17 Nov 2006
Arthur & the Minimoys  (ATARI)

 

17 Nov 2006
Totally Spies! 2 Undercover (Namco/Bandai/ATARI)

 

24 Nov 2006
Flushed Away (D3P)

 

24 Nov 2006
Shrek Smash ‘N Crash Racing (Activision)

 

Dec 2006
Disney’s American Dragon: Jake Long (Disney/Buena Vista Games)

 

Sep 2006
Disney’s The Little Mermaid Special Edition (Disney/Buena Vista Games)

 

Oct 2006
Curious George (Namco/EA)

 

Oct 2006
Madden NFL 07 (EA)

 

Aug 2006
Need For SpeedTM Carbon (EA)

 

Nov 2006
Superman ReturnsTM: The Videogame (EA)

 

Autumn 2006
BIONICLETM HEROES (Eidos)

 

Autumn 2006
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (Eidos)

 

Oct /Nov 2006
Postman Pat (Game Factory/K.E. Media)

 

Oct 2006
Winx Club: The Quest for the Codex (Konami)

 

Autumn 2006
Happy Feet (Midway)

 

Nov 2006
Charlotte’s Web (SEGA)

 

Winter 2006
Avatar: The Legend of Aang (THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Barnyard (THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Bratz: Forever Diamondz (THQ)

 

Sep 2006
Spongebob Squarepants and Friends: Creature from Krusty Krab (THQ)

 

Nov 2006
Unfabulous  (THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Alexandra Ledermann German title: Horsez – Abenteuer auf dem Reiterhof (Ubisoft) Q3 2006
Open SeasonTM / JagdfieberTM (Ubisoft)

 

Oct/Nov 2006
Alex Rider Stormbreaker (THQ)

 

Q4 2006
Rayman Raving RabbidsTM  (Ubisoft)

 

Q4 2006
Eragon  (Vivendi)

 

Nov 2006
Spyro – The Legend (Vivendi)

 

Oct 2006
ATV “Thunder Ridge Riders” (ZOO Digital)

 

3 Nov 2006
Barbie Compilation (ZOO Digital)

 

15 Sep 2006
Harlem Globetrotters World Tour (ZOO Digital)

 

27 Oct 2006
Hot Wheels All Out (ZOO Digital)

 

25 Aug 2006
Hot Wheels Compilation (Stunt Track Challenge + World Race)

(ZOO Digital)

 

25 Aug 2006
Barbie: 12 Dancing Princesses (Activision)

 

Dec 2006
Barbie: Diary Mysteries (Activision)

 

Dec 2006
March of the Penguins (ZOO Digital)

 

1 Dec 2006
Matchbox Missions (ZOO Digital)

 

18 Aug 2006
Monster Trucks Mayhem (ZOO Digital)

 

3 Nov 2006
Polly Pocket “Super Splash Island” (ZOO Digital)

 

15 Sep 2006
Princess Natasha”Student-Secret Agent-Princess” (ZOO Digital)

 

24 Nov 2006
Uno 52 (ZOO Digital)

 

24 Nov 2006

Nintendo GameCube Software

Release Date

2006

Madden NFL 07 (EA)

 

Aug  2006
Bratz: Forever Diamondz (THQ)

 

Sep 2006
LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy (Lucas Arts/Activision)

 

Sep 2006
Disney/Pixar’s Cars (THQ) – Germany only

 

Sep 2006
FIFA 07 (EA)

 

29 Sep 2006
Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Double AgentTM  (Ubisoft)

 

Oct 2006
Harvest Moon: Magical Melody (Rising Star Games/Nintendo) October 2006
Avatar: The Legend of Aang (THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Barnyard (THQ)

 

Oct 2006
Spyro – The Legend (Vivendi)

 

Oct 2006
The SimsTM2 Pets (EA)

 

20 Oct 2006
Open SeasonTM / JagdfieberTM (Ubisoft)

 

Oct/Nov 2006
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (Eidos)

 

Oct /Nov 2006
Need For SpeedTM Carbon (EA)

 

Nov 2006
Spongebob Squarepants& Friends: Creature from Krusty Krab

(THQ)

 

Nov 2006
Flushed Away (D3P)

 

24 Nov 2006
Shrek Smash ‘N Crash Racing (Activision)

 

Dec 2006
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Nintendo) (tentative name)

Q4 2006