Nintendo announces 2010 line up of exciting new hardware and games

This April heralds the launch of the newest member of the Nintendo DS family: the Nintendo DSi XL. Get ready to experience your favourite Nintendo DS games like never before – on the big screens and via the wider viewing angle of the Nintendo DSi XL. With 10.7cm screens, which are 93% bigger than the screen on the Nintendo DS Lite, the DSi XL will really bring the adventure and action to life.

The Nintendo DSi XL will be launching in 2 new colours – wine red and dark brown and comes fully pre-loaded with two software programmes: A Little Bit of…Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training: Arts Edition and Dictionary 6 in 1 with Camera Function, as well as the Nintendo DSi Browser.

It’s not only Nintendo’s handheld range which is growing! Players will be pleased to know that due to popular demand, Nintendo will now be continuing to sell the exclusive Limited Edition Wii Black Hardware Bundle containing Wii Sports, Wii Sports Resort and Wii Motion Plus for all to enjoy! That’s a total of 15 great sporting activities with the precision of the Wii Motion Plus all in one box.

And that’s not all! Nintendo’s software line-up continues to entertain all and players will find themselved immersed in the exploration of mysterious settings of the Pokémon™ Mystery Dungeon series, coming soon to Nintendo DS. With 3 epic adventures to the series: Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky and Explorers of Time and Explorers of Darknessyou’re sure to be hooked by the beautifully interwoven storyline.

Professor Layton and his inquisitive sidekick Luke return to Nintendo DS, on another mysterious journey packed with brand new mind-bending puzzles inProfessor Layton and Pandora’s Box and you’ll have to hit the right note as you explore vast landscapes and battle sworn enemies in The Legend of Zelda Spirit Tracks.

The gloves are off as lengendary boxing game PUNCH-OUT! comes to Wii.  Enter the arena as the feisty young fighter, Little Mac, and take on some colourful apponents such as Von Kaiser, King Hippo and Glass Joe, as you follow your dream to World Champion status!

For something more relaxing, the first Harvest Moon game created exclusively for Wii is on it’s way. Harvest Moon: Tree of Tranquility gives you more freedom than ever before to experience your own slice of rural paradise. You’ll raise livestock, work the land with the Wii Remote, establish friendships, find a spouse and even raise a family.

2010 brings all this and more your way, so keep and eye out here on the official site for updates!