Dr. Reiner Knizia's Brainbenders

DS Roundup

DS Roundup

Shiren the Wanderer, Draglade, Brain Benders, Zoo Hospital, Hurry Up Hedgehog!

Hey. Hey! Hey! Put down that copy of GTA IV. There are other games out there, you know. Not that we'll notice for the next few months. In anticipation of the eventual government crackdown on 'murder simulators', however, we've composed another DS roundup of your typical average-to-bad games. Because somebody has to. Surprisingly this time, one of them is actually rather good. Fancy that. Even the lowly street sweeper comes across a dropped tenner once in a while.

Shiren the Wanderer

Developer: Chunsoft

Read more

Eidos unveils Dr. Knizia's Brainbenders

Eidos unveils Dr. Knizia's Brainbenders

So proud he put his name on it.

Eidos is collaborating with clever German man Reiner Knizia to make a DS game to challenge your brain.

Though far from original, Dr. Reiner Knizia's Brainbenders will be more about high-scores and working through taxing puzzles than getting a younger brain or something like that.

Challenges will vary from speed counting marine life in Cape Town to assembling stone tablets in Aztec Ruins. Clever German man will accompany you as you travel around the world, and you can send games to your friends using Wi-Fi.

Read more