Rising Star Games 2012 Nintendo 3DS & DS Line-Up

Rising Star Games have announced the current 2012 North American Nintendo 3DS and DS line-up. Four new titles make the cut offering gamers a variety of casual titles. All titles are due out from the American summer through to fall.

Below are the titles listed in order of scheduled release:

Cradle of Rome 2 – This addictive match-three title focuses on players rebuilding one of the greatest civilizations known to man, Rome. From the humble farmstead to the spectacular Colosseum, players must gather enough gold and materials to return Rome to its former glory and ascend to the position of Caesar.

Cradle of Rome 2

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS
Scheduled Release Date: May 2012

Cradle of Persia – Journey through 100 levels of challenging match-three fun and enjoy the exhilarating process of rebuilding the great Persian Empire. A part of the Jewel Master series, Cradle of Persia lets players combine three or more tiles to obtain all the gold and materials required to transform a desert settlement into one of the greatest empires in history.

Cradle of Persia

Platform: Nintendo DS
Scheduled Release Date: June 2012

To-Fu Collection – Stretch and ping To-Fu as he tries to become the illustrious “Master of Chi” by overcoming each of the 200 in-game trials. With a unique puzzle awaiting players in each trial, To-Fu Collection comes equipped with more than a dozen surfaces and booby traps, ranging from slippery walls to deadly circular saws.

To-Fu Collection

Platform: Nintendo DS
Scheduled Release Date: June 2012

Super Black Bass 3D – Cast the lure through the air, feel the impact as it hits the water surface, and wait in anticipation of the next big catch. Players search for more than 30 types of fish as they experience fishing in vivid 3D, all while competing for the top spot on the leaderboards.

Super Black Bass 3D

Platform: Nintendo 3DS
Scheduled Release Date: September 2012

How many of these titles makes it across to Australia & New Zealand is unclear at the moment, but it gives you food for thought on what to expect in the coming year.