Super Mario Bros. 3
Mario ventures beyond the Mushroom Kingdom to battle Koopas across seven neighboring worlds using new power-ups like the Tanooki Suit.
Let's just hope this doesn't mark the end of the 2D era of Castlevania games.
Ikari Warriors places you squarely in the middle of a conflict in a South American jungle and features scrolling shooter action.
If you're interested in pure Galaga nostalgia, Galaga for mobile is a perfect port.
Bubble Bobble is an arcade-style action game starring dinosaurs who can run and spit bubbles at enemies.
The sprites may be smaller, but the spirit of the classic shoot-'em-up, as well as its original level designs, remains intact.
Dragon Quest IV
The Dragon Warrior series contines with Dragon Warrior IV, a Role-Playing Game featuring 174 monsters to defeat and a new world to explore.
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!
Mike Tyson joined a cast of make-believe boxers in this classic NES sports game.
Super Mario Bros. 2
SMB2 took Mario into the strange new world of Subcon and had a distinctly different feel than the rest of the series.
Crystalis is a top-down action RPG set in a post-nuclear world and comes complete with impressive graphics.
Final Fantasy III
Square Enix is bringing its third Final Fantasy RPG to the Nintendo DS.
Spy vs. Spy
Spy Vs. Spy is a fast-paced, comedic strategy title especially suited for the more vindictive of players.
Ryu Hayabusa sets out to avenge his father's death, but becomes involved in a sinister plot.
Those looking for a game with lots of challenge and a distinct sense of style would do well to check out Shinobi.
Adventure Island has players go on an adventure to find and rescue the kidnapped Princess Leilani.