Amidst its announcement of additional details on the upcoming Wii U today
, Nintendo revealed a number of games for its existing platforms, including North American releases for a number of previously Japan-only titles.
In addition to the five 3DS titles mentioned at Nintendo's press conference
, the company also revealed The Rolling Western
(pictured). A Japanese trailer
for the game shows as an action adventure set in a desert environment and featuring a rolling armadillo protagonist.
After last year's interlude for Wii Party
, Nintendo will be bringing back the Mario Party
franchise for a ninth entry announced today for the Wii. The company also announced the North American release of Fortune Street
on the Wii, the first local release of the long-running Itadaki Street
series of board games featuring Nintendo and Square Enix characters.
Nintendo also confirmed North American release for a number of Japanese titles today, including Profesor Layton and the Last Specter
, Super Fossil Fighters
, and Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2
A pair of Kirby
titles round out Nintendo's new game announcements today -- a confirmed North American release for the previously announced, code-named Kirby Wii
title, and Nintendo DS title Kirby: Mass Attack