New York Times Crosswords

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Majesco Entertainment
Developer: Budcat Creations
MultiPlayer: Wi-Fi
Release Date: 5/23/2007
Language: English
Rating: 12+

The New York Times Crosswords features more than 1;000 real crossword puzzles and the unique ability to write in answers with the stylus or use a Touch Screen keyboard to enter letters. Various modes of play include Puzzle Me Quick for a fast word fix; Puzzle Week for extended play with progressive difficulty; or Challenge mode with adjustable time and difficulty settings. In addition; the game includes both cooperative and competitive 2-player play so puzzle fanatics can work together or face off in wireless challenges.

Ping Pals

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: THQ
Developer: WayForward
MultiPlayer: Wi-Fi
Release Date: 12/8/2004
Language: English
Rating: Everyone

Create your own Ping Pal by choosing from thousands of different items and make your Ping Pal the world’s coolest dude or freshest chick. Play games; discover secret code words; and share your Ping Pal with your friends to earn Ping Points that allow you to unlock cool new items. Plus chat and trade with your friends to find and collect the hottest gear for your Ping Pal.

    • Only one Ping Pals Game Pak is needed to start chatting

 

    • Chat and play games with up to 16 of your Pals at the same time

 

    • Thousands of different items to customize your Ping Pal with

 

    • Visit the Items Shop 24 hours a day 7 days a week 365 days a year to earn rare items available at different times of the day

 

    • Earn valuable Ping Points in a variety of solo and buddy games

 

  • Collect and trade with your Pals to create the ultimate Ping Pal

Polarium

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Nintendo
Developer: Nintendo
MultiPlayer: Wi-Fi
Release Date: 4/18/2005
Language: English
Rating: Everyone

Use the stylus to draw lines – as you draw lines; tiles will flip from black to white or white to black. Once a horizontal line is all one color; it will disappear. In Challenge Mode; draw lines to clear the board as patterns continuously drop from the upper screen; falling faster and faster through 10 levels of difficulty. In Puzzle mode; solve 100 single-screen puzzles by drawing a single continuous line to clear the entire board.

    • Ready…set…SWITCH! As patterns relentlessly fall from the top screen draw lines to reverse their polarity and make them disappear. The more you clear the faster they come…

 

    • Use your head! A hundred single-screen puzzles await! Each can be solved by drawing a single line so take your time and think them through. Not only that but you can design your own puzzles and send them to a friend via wireless link!

 

  • Cross out your pals! Play wireless multiplayer matches against a friend; as you clear lines they’ll appear on your opponent’s screen which is visible to you on the upper screen of your DS. Clear lines with question marks on them to get power-ups that make your lines clear faster block out your foe’s border reverse his or her tiles and more!

Professor Layton and the Curious Village

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Nintendo
Developer: Nintendo
MultiPlayer: Wi-Fi
Release Date: 2/12/2008
Language: English
Rating: Everyone
Trailer:

In the curious village of St. Mystere; townsfolk speak to each other in riddles; lock their doors with sliding puzzles and hide their secrets within brainteasers. When a wealthy baron passes away; his will reveals an elusive treasure hidden someplace inside the village. Now it’s up to Professor Layton to untangle St. Mystere’s riddles and puzzles; find the hidden treasure and crack the case.

When the wealthy Baron Augustus Reinhold passes away his will reveals a hidden treasure in the village of St. Mystere. Unable to locate the treasure themselves the baron’s family calls upon renowned puzzle expert Professor Layton and his apprentice Luke for help. Upon the pair’s arrival their search for the treasure is interrupted by the suspicious death of another member of the Reinhold family. Now with two mysteries on their hands Professor Layton and Luke must work their way through the village’s many puzzles riddles and brainteasers to find the truth.

    • As Professor Layton players tackle more than 130 puzzles as they unravel the mysteries of the village. Challenges range from mazes and riddles to logic and sliding puzzles many of which are new for the North American release. Touch-screen controls make working through puzzles a snap for players of all skill levels and new puzzles are available weekly for download via Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection.
    • Unlike other puzzle-driven titles Professor Layton is the first to offer a story cast of characters and style that are just as strong as the game play. Fully voiced animated scenes bring the story to life while the funny and eccentric villagers and the classic hand-drawn art provide a stylish charm that will appeal to gamers and non-gamers alike.
    • The storyline and puzzles are tightly integrated so that as you explore the world and progress through the adventure you will encounter more and more puzzles. Many of the puzzles are new to the North American release.

 

    • Characters: Archaeologist and puzzle master Professor Layton his wide-eyed apprentice Luke and a host of quirky townsfolk.

 

  • Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection Content: Each week for half a year a new puzzle will be available for download via Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection.

Professor Layton and the Last Specter

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Nintendo
Developer: Level-5
MultiPlayer:
Release Date: 10/18/2011
Language: English
Rating: 7+
Trailer:

Professor Layton and the Spectre’s Call is bursting to the brim with brand new puzzles to challenge and delight both seasoned Professor Layton fans and those new to the series. The exciting storyline; set three years before the events of Professor Layton and the Curious Village; follows the story of how Professor Layton first met his soon-to-be trusty assistant Luke. Players will also be introduced to Layton’s female assistant; Emmy; who is keen to work with him to discover the mystery behind the Misthallery spectre. The more puzzles you solve the closer you will get to cracking Layton’s latest mystery.

 

  • This new instalment still features the animated charm and hand-drawn art that has featured in the previous Professor Layton titles as well as lots of brand new content.
  • Set 3 years before The Curious Village when the Professor first met Luke.
  • Brand-new mini-games and all-new episodes can be unlocked as you progress through the game.
  • There are three new mini-games in total. Lay a train track for a small model train to pass through all the stations and reach the goal or juggle verbs to get the right performance on stage. The third new minigame involves you guiding a fish around an obstacle course to collect golden coins.
  • Each episode offers you a glimpse into the life of some of the interesting characters that you meet while solving the case.

Puppy Palace

PreOwned
Genre: Simulation; Puzzle
Publisher: Rising Star
Developer:
MultiPlayer: Wi-Fi
Release Date: 10/2/2009
Language: English
Rating: Everyone

Embark upon a fantastic adventure journey to the secretive empire of the Mayas. Go back in time 2000 years and discover the mysterious temples and fabulous treasures of this once so powerful and yet enigmatic culture!

Play the adventure mode and try to solve the mystical puzzle surrounding the ancient temple of Tikal or simply select your favourite Mah-jongg boards on over 300 layouts. Experience classical Mah-jongg in an unprecedented atmosphere or try one of the 11 further unbelievable game variations. You will love the detailed graphics the fantastic animations and the atmospheric music!

Rayman Raving Rabbids 2

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Ubisoft
Developer: Ubisoft
MultiPlayer: Wi-Fi
Release Date: 11/13/2007
Language: English
Rating: Everyone 10+

After invading the world of Rayman; the insane Rabbids have a new objective: THE INVASION OF PLANET EARTH! Setting their home base at a shopping mall; the Rabbids try to study human behavior and mimic everything humans do in funny; illogical ways. As part of their training; the Rabbids must carry out several missions around the globe to prepare themselves for world domination. Rayman will attempt to infiltrate the Rabbids; disguised as one of them in a mission to foil their crazy plans and save Earth. Game features include:

    • New wacky games – 60 brand-new games that spoof popular culture and are even wackier than those featured in the first Rayman Raving Rabbids.

 

    • Unique use of the Wii Remote – Discover new innovative ways to play with eight types of gameplay including shaking precision dexterity and balance.

 

    • Travel around the world – Take Rayman on a world tour to defend Earth from the Rabbids invasion. Travel to five different regions such as the USA Europe and Asia where players will challenge the Rabbids in the local environments.

 

    • Customize Rayman and the Rabbids – Use more than 110 items (skins hats accessories and clothes) to dress Rayman and create your own Rabbids. Unleash your creativity with over 540K customization combinations.

 

  • Multiplayer experience – Play co-op or battle up to three friends in all the games unlocked in the single-player campaign.

Rub Rabbits

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Sega of America
Developer: Sonic Team
MultiPlayer: Wi-Fi
Release Date: 2/7/2006
Language: English
Rating: Teen
Trailer:

Getting the girl is never easy; especially when competing against 12 other rivals. Players will battle rivals and win the affection of the game’s love interest; and that’s just the beginning. The Rub Rabbits! offers over 35 chapters in Story Mode; in addition to double the content in the newly expanded Memories Mode; which tests players’ skills at clearing all stages for added bonuses; and Maniac Mode which is packed with character customization options.

  • Innovative gameplay. Hold the DS sideways upside down or hold it with a friend for co-op and battle play.
  • An all-new ‘rub comedy’ adventure. Double the content with over 35 Chapters in the Story Mode alone.
  • Seven different gameplay modes. In addition to Story Memories and Maniac Modes four brand new modes – Attack Hullabaloo ‘Baby Making’ and Connect Modes – will keep players entertained and interacting for a long time!
  • All new original music art and characters. Brand new customization modes allow you to unlock songs and sounds to make your own original music and customize your girl’s hair dress and shoes in Maniac Mode.
  • Multiplayer Wireless function. Compete in six different multiplayer contests with up to four players.

Scrabble

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Developer: Stainless Games
MultiPlayer:
Release Date: 3/20/2009
Language: English
Rating: Everyone

Scribblenauts

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Warner Bros Interactive
Developer: 5TH Cell
MultiPlayer:
Release Date: 9/15/2009
Language: English
Rating: 12+
Trailer:

Scribblenauts is a completely original gameplay experience that anyone can play; offering all-age fun fun for all ages with two styles of gameplay and more than 200 levels. In Scribblennauts; players use the Nintendo DS touch-screen to help their character Maxwell acquire the Sstarite in each level by solving a series of puzzles armed with their stylus; notepad and imagination. Players jot down the word for any object that comes to mind in order to reach the goal. Every object behaves as it would in the real world; and players can combine countless objects to create completely new scenarios. Every level has more than one written object to use as a solution opening up the game to extensive endless replay.

In Scribblenauts players advance through ten worlds each with eleven puzzle and eleven action levels for a total of 220 challenges to complete. Each level has a ‘par’ for the number of objects suggested to finish the level. Beating a level with fewer objects thanunder par earns ‘Ollars’ the in-game currency which players can use to purchase new levels and music.

  • Create Your Own Interactive Experience: Objects you write down in the game are only limited by your imagination.
  • Everyone Can Play: All-ages Ppick-up-and-play fun for everyone.
  • Touch-screen Controls: Easy to pick up and play on Nintendo DS™. If you can tap you can play!
  • Unlimited Replay Value: Use less objects to increase your score or experiment with different objects for endless replay value. Write anything; solve everything!
  • Playground Mode: Play the entire game in a sandbox style right on the title screen.
  • Revolutionary MultiplayerCreate and Share Levels Online: Share levels you create with the Level Editor via Nintendo DS Wi-Fi Connection.
  • Innovative New Title from Leading Developer: 5TH Cell the creator of the Drawn to Life franchise and Lock’s Quest has experience creating high-quality innovative DS games.

Soul Bubbles

PreOwned
Genre: Puzzle
Publisher: Eidos Interactive
Developer: Mekensleep
MultiPlayer:
Release Date: 6/10/2008
Language: English
Rating: Everyone

In Soul Bubbles the player controls a young shaman apprentice; who is entrusted with saving lost ‘souls’ and guiding them to safety. He must protect these fragile beings from the hostile and dangerous world around them and he does this by creating protective bubbles to keep the spirits safe.

    • Manipulate your bubbles by first drawing them then deflating them cutting them or joining them to other bubbles filling them with water or gas; then escape traps extinguish fires and avoid all the sticky or dangerous surfaces that will slow the bubbles down.

 

    • The game features 8 worlds with over 40 levels to explore which will challenge the shaman in a variety of ways – and push the physics capabilities of the Nintendo DS to the max. Soul Bubbles is designed with the next generation of casual gamers in mind.