Which games are held like a book?

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  1. Fel
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    I'm wondering which DS games are held like a book because I really like that and would like to try more of them(is there a complete list somewhere?).

    The ones I know of (not counting all those Brain Trainings and Academies/Ages) are:

    Hotel Dusk
    Ninja Gaiden Dragon Sword
    plus some Japanese games like Nanashi no Game or visual novels like the Tennis Prince, Love plus etc.

    I'm interested only in games which are in English (or translated/patched), does anyone have any more tips? Thanks! [​IMG]
     


  2. Guild McCommunist

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    The Danger Zone
    Bookworm
    100 Classic Book Collection
    Flips series

    Otherwise, not quite sure what else. And 2 out of the 3 are just books that you read.
     
  3. Eon-Rider

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    The only one I can think of that hasn't been mentioned already is Rhythm Paradise.
     
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    'Puzzler World' is another game that held like a book
     
  5. kicknhorse

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    An obvious one which has not been mentioned is Brain Training - but I guess it doesn't even need a mention?

    I have played some others, but I cannot think of them right now, but I will try.
     
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  7. syko5150

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    Dropcast is a decent puzzle game held like a book
     
  8. kicknhorse

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    Oh of course ok. I did check that, but I guess I missed it. Thank you.
     
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    my sister plays a game called style botiqeu but I dont think you would like it at all
     
  10. Wabsta

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    There also was a pretty good homebrew held like that.. Can't remember the name tho.. Wolf-something?
     
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    Planet Puzzle League and Guitar Hero
     
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    Quantum of Solace
     
  13. Fel
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    Oh yeah, the Lone Wolf series! I tried the second one on PC emulator, but couldn't get past the first few screens, I tapped and tapped and nothing happened. I'll try to find the first gamebook and give it a try. [​IMG]

    Thanks for the other tips too, but it looks like no "real" games (meaning rpgs, action g. or even visual novels) have been released besides Ninja Gaiden, Hotel Dusk and perhaps counting Rhythm Heaven as well. Games like word puzzles, various kinds of tetris, girlish games and so forth just don't spark my interest [​IMG] (although I'll check out the Girl's Diary, or whatever it's called, even if it won't be held like a book it has a full voice chat [​IMG]). I'll be hoping that one of the visual novels gets translated and then I'll finally try out yet another "held like a book" DS game! [​IMG]

    EDIT: Quantum of Solace? That sounds good, but I don't like the graphics too much and style of play. But if nothing's better on. .[​IMG]

    Say, do you think we should go and try to do a full list which would get stickied, so that people won't have to search hard?
     
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    It's another word game, but the Crosswords DS is also held like a book.

    -Atashi
     
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    Yeah Lone Wolf Books, i, you can find them on Projekt Aon(Books- Tools...don't know if linking is allowed). I liked them, but only the first two books are made.
     
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    Game Book series

    Get Aquarian Age if you decide to play these games because it has the best story and characters.
     
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    wasnt there a swordquest game that's something like that?
     
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    i think one is Brain Age, and the other one is rythem heaven..others i dont know of
     
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    When you play battles with bowser in mario and luigi inside bowsers story [​IMG]

    sorry... coudnt resist to mention it [​IMG]
     
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    Are there any books that are held like a game?