Nintendo announce DS line up from Japanese develope

Nintendo DS 64 titles confirmed

2nd August 2004 – Major Japanese developers have announced significant backing for Nintendo DS, the innovative portable video game system from Nintendo that will revolutionise the video game industry. Some 32 companies, including Sega, Capcom, Konami, Square Enix and Namco, have a total of 64 games in development for Nintendo DS.

The breadth and depth of this support demonstrates the enthusiasm that developers have for Nintendo DS, a hand-held video game system that offers new ways to play with features like dual screens, a touch screen, wireless capabilities and voice-recognition abilities. These features give developers new tools to create rich, evolved, social game experiences never before possible.

Software companies worldwide have more than 120 Nintendo DS games in development. Nintendo will announce a lineup of games from Western developers shortly. In the coming months, Nintendo also will announce the launch date, price and complete launch lineup of games for Nintendo DS.

The following Japanese developers have announced games in development for Nintendo DS. Note that many games have working titles, and that the information is subject to change.

AKI Corporation
MIKKE!

ARUZE CORP.
Brain Twisting Game Vol. 1 COOL104JOKER & SETLINE (Tentative)

ATLUS CO., LTD.
THE GAME OF LIFE DS
SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI DS
Snowboard Kids
Caduceus
CHORO-Q DS

BANDAI CO., LTD.
MOBILE SUIT GUDAM SEED (working title)
ONE PIECE (working title)
METEOS (working title)

BANPRESTO CO., LTD.
DRAGONBALL Z

CAPCOM CO., LTD.
MEGAMAN BATTLE NETWORK series
Viewtiful Joe series
GYAKUTEN SAIBAN (OBJECTION COURT) series

CHUN SOFT Co., Ltd.
FUSHIGI NO Dungeon

D3PUBLISHER INC.
Action Game

EPOCH CO., LTD.
Action Game

GAME ARTS CO., LTD.
New RPG

GENKI CO., LTD.
Detective Kibukawa (working title)
LIVING HIGH KILLING LOW (working title)
WINDING ROAD RACER (working title)

HUDSON SOFT CO., LTD.
BOMBERMAN
Tengaimakyo series

IDEA FACTORY Co., Ltd.
SPECTRAL FORCE (working title)

Jamsworks Co., Ltd.
New board game

KOEI Co., Ltd.
Dynasty Warriors (working title)
Historical Simulation Game (working title)
Mah-jong (working title)

Konami Computer Entertainment Japan, Inc.
BOKTAI (working title)

Konami Computer Entertainment Studios, Inc.
JIKKYO POWERFUL PROYAKYU series (working title)

Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo, Inc.
Castlevania (working title)
WORLD SOCCER Winning Eleven series (working title)

KONAMI CORPORATION
Yu-Gi-OH! NIGHTMARE TROUBADOUR
GANBARE GOEMON (working title)
Survival Kids (working title)
Vandal Hearts (working title)

Marvelous Interactive Inc.
URUSEIYATSURA
HARVEST MOON for DS
Legend of the RIVER KING series
Original RPG

MTO.CO., LTD.
Minna no Mahjong (working title)
Race Game (working title)

NAMCO LIMITED
New Mr. Driller
New RPG
Pac-Pix
Pac’n Roll

ROCKET CO., LTD
Dobutsujima no Chobigurumi 3 (working title)

Sammy Corporation
Jissen Pachislot Hisshoho! Hokuto No Ken (Pachislot Simulation Game)

SEGA CORPORATION
Sonic DS (working title)
Project Rub (working title)

Spike CO., LTD.
“Intern Tendo Dokuta”

SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.
Egg Monster Heroes
FINAL FANTASY CRYSTAL CHRONICLE(TM) series
DRAGON QUEST MONSTERS(TM) series
A New Story of SECRET OF MANA
A New Story of SLIME MORIMORI DRAGON QUEST

SUNRISE INTERACTIVE INC.
Simulation Game

TAITO CORPORATION
RAKUGAKI OHKOKU series
PUZZLE BOBBLE series

TECMO, LTD.
Monster Rancher®
Working title developed by Team Ninja

TOMY CO., LTD.
NARUTO (working title)
ZOIDS (working title)

YUKE’S Co., Ltd.
Sports

From www.nintendo.co.uk

Although interestingly NoA are set to announce the western contingent of games on the 10th August so wait to see that list grow (ALOT)