Nintendo details Euro Q1 releases

WarioWare: Smooth Moves, Excite Truck, and Star Fox Command all coming to the continent and UK at the start of 2007.


Hot on the heels of the European launch of the Wii, when Nintendo shifted some 325,000 units over the first two days, the company has announced the first postlaunch wave of new releases for the system. The 26 Wii games Nintendo expects to ship in the first quarter of 2007 include WarioWare: Smooth Moves on January 12, Excite Truck on February 16, Kororinpa on February 23, and Mario Party 8 in March.

The Nintendo DS will be getting a massive 67 titles added to its European library over the first three months of next year, including Children of Mana on January 12, Star Fox Command on January 26, Actionloop on January 26, and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Justice for All, as yet undated but due sometime in the first quarter.

Nintendo has not yet listed the GameCube and GBA release dates. The full release schedule for the Wii and DS follows.

Nintendo Wii

WarioWare: Smooth Moves (Nintendo): January 12
Excite Truck (Nintendo): February 16
Kororinpa (Hudson): February 23
Baja Racing (Conspiracy): February 2007
Disney’s Chicken Little: Ace in Action (Disney / Buena Vista Games): February 2007
Wing Island (Hudson): March 23
Bionicle Heroes (Eidos): March 23
SSX Blur (EA): March 2007
Mario Party 8 (Nintendo): March 2007
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07 (EA): March 2007
Bust a Move Wii (505 Games): March 2007
Dragonball Z Budokai Tenkaichi 2 (Namco Bandai Games): March 2007
Disney’s Meet the Robinsons (Disney / Buena Vista Games): March 2007
Sonic and the Secret Rings (Sega): March 2007
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Ubisoft): March 2007
Heatseeker (Codemasters): Q1 2007
Metal Slug Anthology (Ignition): Q1 2007
Mortal Kombat: Armageddon (Midway Games): Q1 2007
Rampage: Total Destruction (Midway Games): Q1 2007
The Ant Bully (Midway Games): Q1 2007
The Grim Adventure of Billy & Mandy (Midway Games): Q1 2007
Impossible Mission (System 3): Q1 2007
Leaderboard Golf (System 3): Q1 2007
Puzzle Balls (System 3): Q1 2007
Tennis Masters (System 3): Q1 2007
Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII (Ubisoft): Q1 2007

Nintendo DS

January titles
Children of Mana (Nintendo): January 12
Star Fox Command (Nintendo): January 26
Actionloop (Nintendo): January 26
Freedom Wings (Zoo Digital): January 26
Guru Guru (505 Games): January 2007
Labyrinth (505 Games): January 2007
Monster Puzzle (505 Games): January 2007
Mystery Detective (505 Games): January 2007
The Professor's Brain Trainer: Logic (505 Games): January 2007
The Professor's Brain Trainer: Memory (505 Games): January 2007
Mech Assault Phantom War (Majesco): January 2007
Flipper Critters (Conspiracy): January 2007

February titles
Contact (Marvelous/Rising Star Games): February 2
New Zealand Story (Marvelous/Rising Star Games): February 2
Uno/Skip-Bo Compilation/Uno Freefall (Zoo Digital): February 2
Disney's Kim Possible: Global Gemini (Disney/Buena Vista Games): February 2
Magical Starsign (Nintendo): February 9
Mario Slam Basketball (Nintendo): February 16
Lionel Trains On Track (Zoo Digital): February 16
Guilty Gear Dust Strikers (Majesco/THQ): Febraury 20
Fossil League (D3): February 23
Bomberman Land Touch! (Marvelous/Rising Star Games): February 23
Uno 52 (Zoo Digital): February 23
Monster Bomber (505 Games): February 2007
Touch Party Game (505 Games): February 2007
Turn it Around (505 Games): February 2007
Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses (Activision): February 2007
Shrek Smash and Crash (Activision): February 2007
Party Carnival (D3): February 2007
Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin (Konami): February 2007
Death, Jr. and the Science Fair of Doom (Konami): February 2007
Lunar Knights (Konami): February 2007
My Frogger Toy Trials (Konami): February 2007
Xiaolin Showdown (Konami): February 2007
Dino Master (Majesco): February 2007
Super Black Bass Fishing (Majesco): February 2007
Gunpey DS (Namco Bandai Games): February 2007

March titles
Danny Phantom Urban Jungle (THQ): March 2
Actua Pool (Zoo Digital): March 2
Princess Natasha (Zoo Digital): March 2
Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis (Nintendo): March 9
Spectrobes (Disney/Buena Vista Games): March 15
Rayman Raving Rabbids (Ubisoft): March 15
Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords (D3): March 16
Bubble Bobble Double Shot (Marvelous/Rising Star Games): March 16
Schach (DTP): March 16
Best Friends – Hunde & Katzen (DTP): March 23
Hello Kitty (Empire): March 23
Pokémon Ranger (Nintendo): March 30
Mein Gestüt (working title) (DTP): March 30
Kameleon DS (505 Games): March 2007
Touch Detective-French version (505 Games): March 2007
Disney's Meet The Robinsons (Disney/Buena Vista Games): March 2007
Diner Dash (Eidos): March 2007
Zendoku (Eidos): March 2007
Sega Presents Touch Darts (working title) (Sega): March 2007
Petz Vet (Ubisoft): March 2007
The Settlers (Ubisoft): March 2007
Teenage Mutant Minja Turtles (Ubisoft): March 2007

Undated Q1 titles
Theme Park (EA): Spring 2007
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Justice for All (Capcom): Q1 2007
Micro Machines V4 (Codemasters): Q1 2007
Rafa Nadal Tennis (Codemasters): Q1 2007
Garfield's Nightmare (Classic) (Game Factory/KE Media): Q1 2007
Harlem Globetrotters: World Tour (Zoo Digital): Q1 2007
March of the Penguins (Zoo Digital): Q1 2007
Wiffle Ball Advance (Zoo Digital): Q1 2007

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