This week, Wii owners can choose to take a look at Mario's earlier jaunts with sports or travel around either in the past or the future. DSi owners get a lot to choose from including an interesting rhythm platformer and a much-welcome Picross clone.
In Mario Tennis, the familiar faces from the Mushroom Kingdom participate in various tennis arenas with their own skills to mix things up. Take on a variety of modes alone and with friends while using power-ups to give you an advantage. Add this for your Virtual Console library for 1,000 Wii Points.
Jett Rocket has you running, jumping, and flying through the various locales of planet Yoroppa as you find out why the world has been attacked. You'll be parachuting from cliffs, snowboarding through arctic bluffs, and speeding through the sky with rockets. Travel around the alien world for 1,000 Wii Points.
Pong Toss Pro - Frat Party Games revisits the original Pong Toss with better graphics and improved controls. A new Tournament Mode is introduced along the usual Pong Toss and Speed Pong to set up tournaments with friends. 600 Wii Points lets you paddle away as you like.
Robin Hood: Return of Richard lets everyone experience the classic tale of : the King of England is not around and enemies take the opportunity to invade the country. Robin Hood takes to Sherwood Forest to gather a group of archers and restore peace to the land. Master the bow and arrow for 500 Wii Points.
Keep the music going in Maestro! Green Grove as the items you pick up contribute to the tune that's playing. Master the stage and then take on a mischevous spider to show who's got the rhythm. 500 DSi Points lets you discover there's music in everything.
Date or Ditch constantly challenges you with the perils of dating: going to parties, setting up dates, and surprise appearances from dates. If things get you down, take it out on your date with pictures of yourself taken with the DSi camera. 500 DSi Points is a small amount to pay and you won't have to worry about hygiene either.
Animal Color Cross will get a kick out of Picross fans: using numbers found at the sides of a grid, you'll fill in the squares to make pictures of animals. There's 72 puzzles available so Sudoku players and Picross users who need a fix anywhere they go will really enjoy what's offered. Nab some puzzle goodness for 500 DSi Points.
Ancient Tribe has players managing a tribe as they grow and expand to pay tribute to you. Return the favor by introducing new units, technology, and equipment because the tribesmen will need every bit of help to explore various hunting grounds to hunt and gather resources. 500 DSi Points shows you how hard being a god really is.
Brain Drain tasks players with aligning groups of animals in the formation seen in the top screen. Three modes allow you to solve at your own pace, as fast as you can, or endlessly. Pick up a copy for 500 DSi Points.
Battle of Giants: Mutant Insects Revenge puts you on a mission to free the Scorpion Champion, a giant bug capable of taking down the queen who's taken over all the other insects on the planet. Complete 10 missions to free the bug warrior and then take on your friends with your own custom bug. 800 DSi Points lets you fight for freedom.
This week's "Big Name Game" for WarioWare: D.I.Y. is another batch of games from Treehouse. Nintendo's localization team churns out a new set of microgames for everyone to enjoy.