Need som game for my sister...

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by EliteKill, Jul 14, 2009.

  1. EliteKill

    EliteKill GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 22, 2009
    United States
    My sister just got her AK2 and I need some games... What can you recommend that's like Cooking Mama, Warioware and painting games?
  2. Hop2089

    Hop2089 Cute>Hot

    Jan 31, 2008
    United States
    Gardening Mama and anything Harvest Moon
  3. terminator99

    terminator99 GBAtemp Regular

    Jan 13, 2007
    Depending on her age, i would recomend for the ages 11+

    Princess Peach
    Mario Kart
    New Super mario
    Rythem Paradise
    cooking Mama 1+2
    Gardening Mama
    Enchanted Folk and the school of wizardry
    harvest moon-island of happiness
    kirby superstar ultra
    kirby squeak squad
    animal crossing
    trauma center under the knife 1+2

    *there are lots more which i recomend for 5+
  4. Elritha

    Elritha GBAtemp Addict

    Jan 24, 2006
    Adventure games with a good story are quite good.

    Games like the Phoenix Wright series and Hotel Dusk come to mind. Trauma Center is also another good one. I'd also stick in any Kirby game for the DS and of course Harvest Moon and Rune Factory. [​IMG]
  5. EliteKill

    EliteKill GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 22, 2009
    United States
    Thanks for the replies. Btw, she's 12 XD
  6. Leo Cantus

    Leo Cantus So zeta slow!

    May 23, 2009
    animal crossing
  7. Rand

    Rand Member

    Jan 5, 2009
    Princess Debut, Imagine Figure Skater, Imagine Ballet Star (The rest of the Imagine series can be safely ignored as shovelware... those two are legitimately very well made games though, and should appeal a lot to her age group)
  8. GenesisX

    GenesisX GBAtemp Fan

    Apr 12, 2009
    United States
    a vagina :)
    try The Legendary Starfy [​IMG]
  9. emigre

    emigre Oh Jeremy Corbyn

    Jan 28, 2009
    United States
    Just put on games that are at least decent and arn't traditional gender stereotyping i.e. cooking mama or the retarded imagine games for girls. Seriously it's ridiculous and an insult to them.

    She's 12 so should be at a decent place brain wise. So Edhel's recommendations are good if she's into a good story or terminator99'd post there's some good stuff there. Other games I'd recommend are:

    Professor Layton ( ok maybe a bit advanced)
    puyu pop fever
    space invaders extreme
    red riding hood's zombie bbq
    advance wars (get her hooked onto these games early)

    And possibly a RPG or two if you think she can get into them. It's not a gender thing m ore of an age thing. When I was 12, I wasn't into RPGs at all with the exception of pokemon and now I'm 18; I'd say it's my favourite genre now.

    Actually just let her decide what games should go on the card. That way she can decide what she's into or not. If your worried about her having too many games then tell her she can only have a choice of 10 games and let her decide those 10 games. SO this should mean she'll have a variety and actually enjoy the games rather then the pirate fever the majority of this forum have suffered from.
  10. naglaro00

    naglaro00 Mildly disturbed

    Jun 5, 2009
    She's 12 so...

    •My World, My way
    •Final Fantasy Fables Chocobo Tales
    •Final Fantasy III and IV (she might like it [​IMG])
    •Mario Kart
    •Need for Speed Underground 2
    •Pokemon Trozei
  11. KingdomBlade

    KingdomBlade Blade v3+ (I R SHMEXY)

    Apr 24, 2009
    In Vulpes' Fur
    Imagine (Except if she's goth)
    Harvest Moon
    Legendary Starfy
    Anything and Everything Mario or Mario Related
    Princess Debut
    Gardening and Cooking Mama 1 and 2

    Oh, and why reccommend Hotel Dusk and Phoenix Wright since both mostly involve murder?

    And Prof Layton is not advanced for 12. I finished that last year (when I was 12).
  12. elixirdream

    elixirdream GBAtemp Legend

    May 27, 2008
    6th Dimention
    Jewel Match
    Rock Blast
  13. deckard

    deckard Member

    Aug 4, 2007
    my wife likes puzzle games, the only type of games she plays really. Zookeeper is old but a fun time killer, if she likes aimals you might look into any one of the thousands of nintendog clones or if she likes disney the disney friends(?) game was kinda interesting for about 2 days for me... that was all the time needed to unlock everything (Perhaps I should bury my head for admiting to play it but I like LGM's and Dory)
    She might like some of the music rhythm games too, but the name elude me at the moment, the new one with the golden colored box and a chicken(?) on the cover had mixed levels of difficulty and rather fun (In my case it was more difficult as my ds phats screen doesn't respond properly.)

    Hope I have given you some additional ideas. Something to never buy or put on anyform of data storage device are EA licenced games. Other than the first 2 harry potter games that where original and didn't completely follow the movies everything has sucked... well the rpg was a little interesting but still mostly sucked. I haven't been able to enjoy any of the crap the have released for LOTR and even their sports titles have started to sag in my opinion. If you care for your sister don't introduce her to the Half blood prince ds game, unless she asks for it by name.
  14. clegion

    clegion GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    May 5, 2009
    United States
    you should tell us what kind of games she played then we will be able to make reccomendation my cousin who's 12 like adventure games so much that her flashcart only full of them
  15. Law

    Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

    Aug 14, 2007
    Because being goth really limits the choice of games a person has access to.
  16. Elritha

    Elritha GBAtemp Addict

    Jan 24, 2006
    Yes because anything that involves murder automatically disqualifies that person from playing. [​IMG]

    Seriously though, I hardly call those games ~graphic~. While we're at it why not exclude any games that involve death, which would be mario games also. [​IMG]
  17. mrfatso

    mrfatso That guy!!

    Apr 17, 2008
    @Your Home,behind the sofa

    ---Point and click---

    -Broken Sword, its pretty simple and it has that whole clue thing which wow, it really simplified alot of the puzzles [​IMG]
    -Secret Files 1 & 2
    -etc (there are probably more just that i can't remember them at this point of typing this)


    -puyo puyo
  18. Law

    Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

    Aug 14, 2007
    I was going to suggest a Sonic game, but I guess I can't because you have to destroy those poor, poor Badniks.
  19. ZonMachi

    ZonMachi GBAtemp Regular

    Aug 29, 2008
    United States
    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
    Phoenix Wright: Justice For All
    Phoenix Wright: Trials and Tribulation
    Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney
    *comment*I played the entire series when I was 12 and enjoyed it [​IMG]
    Even if it's all about solving murder cases the comedy and story is appealing.
    Hotel Dusk: Room 215
    *comment*I found a bit hard since I didn't know what to do a lot of the times when I tried playing it when I was 12.
    Time Hollow
    *comment*What's not kickass about a guy that alters time.

    Megaman Star Force series
    *comment* The games are targeted at young kids so it fits and the plot has some depth
    Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift
    *comment* Not really better than the other Final Fantasy Tactic games but its good for a first one.
    Sukioden: Gens? Suikoden Tierkreis
    *comment* The combat is ridiculously easy and you don't even use more than maybe 10 of your allies but it has a good plot.
    Luminous Arc
    *comment* I found the game pretty decent besides the no JPN voice option [​IMG]
    Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon
    *comment* A little hard but it's a good strategy game.

    Mario Kart DS
    *comment* Great racing game and I found it better than the Wii in terms of gameplay.

    Megaman ZX
    *comment* I was a complete noob against the bosses I don't know how your sister will fare if she plays this.
    Sonic Rush
    *comment* Styled like the original sonic games. A blue blur running around in a 2d map.

    Rhythm Paradise/Heaven/Tengoku Gold
    *comment* A quirky and decent rhythm game.
  20. Domination

    Domination GBAtemp Psycho!

    Nov 28, 2008
    Your Mum
    Starfy? Its cute and I loved it alot.
    And Mario.... the platformer is always fun regardless of age
    And Dokapon Journey. Fun board game rpg.
    And also, Zubo... Cute little game thats pretty fun
    Maybe Nintendogs too, since girls may be attracted by the cute little puppies.
    Of course, Pokemon.
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