Nintendo News | Japanese Event: 2 New DS Colours, Plus New Games!

By Adam Riley 30.05.2007 6

Nintendo has just held a special retail conference over in Japan where two new DS colours were shown off, along with a bunch of confirmed dates for Wii and DS games. Below are the two new colours, Metallic Rose and Gloss Silver, which will launch on 23rd June [ Click to Enlarge ]:

As for the games mentioned by Nintendo, they were as follows:

  • Chibi Robo: Park Patrol (NDS) - 5th July
  • My Housekeeping Diary (NDS) - 12th July (part of the Touch! Generations series)
  • Slide Adventure Magkid (NDS) 2nd August (includes slide controller)
  • Donkey Kong Jungle Climber (NDS) - 9th August
  • Mario Party 8 (Wii) - 26th July

Two things to note are that DK: King of Swing 2 has recently been dated for 19th July, 2007, so could this be an entirely different game? Also, the new DS colours coincide with the release of The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass, with Nintendo clearly keen to push the latest portable Zelda.

Stick with Cubed3 for further updates...

Original Story - According to Famitsu, Nintendo will hold a retailer event in Japan early tomorrow to show off its Summer / Autumn line-up for Wii and DS. Can we expect any surprises from this? Possibly not, but new media could well be forthcoming.

Stay tuned for further updates on this and more...

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Smilie oo lets hope its true Smilie

I see all these people insulting the Nintendo corporation because of the lack of mature content. Yet there is something about Nintendo (at least their games) that strikes a certain unadulterated feeling of joy!!!  Pokemon Y - 1048-9263-5562

Oh please reveal something new!! That isn't a non-game!!

Some pretty nice new colours there.

Nintendo really need new colours to boost them sluggish Japanese DS sales Smilie


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I'm intrigued as to what this "slide controller" is...

Looks nice, I like the glossy look.

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