Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy – Deluxe Edition Review – Switch

Back when the Layton series first released back in 2007, it went on to dominate and define the puzzle genre. The DS was a hit among casual gaming audiences and they welcomed a title that didn’t rely too heavily on twitch gaming reactions and more on cognitive ability. Professor Layton along with similar software titles like Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training were unique best sellers that highlighted the capabilities of the DS at the time.

Now two trilogies and many titles later, can the newest outing on Nintendo’s hybrid console stave off stagnation and reassert it’s puzzle gaming credentials and be a must own title in 2019?

NS Review – Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy (3DS)

The Professor Layton games began in 2007, with the Curious Village on Nintendo DS. These games became an immediate success owing to their widespread appeal of being essentially puzzle games, however with the twist of having an over-arching narrative and a mystery to solve. Unlike their estranged cousins, the Ace Attorney games, the focus was … Continue reading

New Professor Layton Announced During Nintendo Direct

Nintendo announced a brand new Professor Layton game during its Nintendo Direct broadcast today. The new Professor Layton Choubunmei to A no Isan will be released in Japan in 2013 for the Nintendo 3DS. Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino said that it would be the final Professor Layton adventure. There’s no confirmed release date for the 6th Layton … Continue reading

Inazuma Eleven 2 Set For Europe

Everyone’s favourite football RPG is set to make a return to the DS and a debut on the 3DS in Europe, on the 16th March 2012. After the success of Inazuma Eleven, Level-5 and Nintendo have developed two new versions of Inazuma Eleven 2 – Inazuma Eleven 2: Firestorm and Inazuma Eleven 2: Blizzard. Nintendo … Continue reading

Launch Trailer For Professor Layton And The Spectre’s Call

Below we have the launch trailer for Professor Layton And The Spectre’s Call, which will be hitting European stores on November 25th. In the trailer we see Emmy, Layton’s new assistant, and Layton also meets Luke for the first time. Solve more than 170 puzzles and discover the mystery behind the Spectre that is threatening the town … Continue reading

Professor Layton Vs. Ace Attorney New Screenshots

Below in our gallery we have some new screenshots from the upcoming Professor Layton Vs. Ace Attorney for Nintendo 3DS. Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney is a crossover between the Professor Layton and Ace Attorney adventure series featuring their respective lead characters, Professor Hershel Layton and Phoenix Wright, being developed by Level-5 and Capcom and published by Capcom for the Nintendo 3DS.  The game will feature … Continue reading

Professor Layton: London Life Trailer

Much to our dismay, EU owners of the upcoming Professor Layton And The Spectre’s Call will not be able to play the bonus RPG, London Life. It will however be available in the US and Japanese version of the game. It has been argued that translating the game for Europe would have caused a major … Continue reading

Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney TGS Trailer

Watch this TGS 2011 trailer of Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney to see the game in action! Looks to be a great game. The game is set to be released in Japan next year 2012. No other dates have been announced. Thank you to the guy that did some translation in the video so we … Continue reading

Release Date For Professor Layton And The Spectre’s Call

The release date for Professor Layton And The Spectre’s Call has been announced today. You will be able to purchase the fourth title in the Professor Layton series on November 25th. I know what you’re thinking, yet another game released between the November and December period, our wallets will be pretty much empty for Christmas! … Continue reading

New Professor Layton Does NOT feature London Life RPG

Contrary to previous news, the Official Nintendo Magazine has confirmed that the upcoming Professor Layton and The Spectre’s Call (EU release version) will not feature the 100 hour bonus RPG London Life. London Life was included with the Japan version of the new Layton game, and will also be in the US version, however Nintendo … Continue reading

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