Professor Layton and the Curious Village for DS

On: DS
Professor Layton and the Curious Village

An adventure game with puzzle-based gameplay. First of a trilogy. Score:


Our Verdict: It's not an epic adventure, like Phantom Hourglass, or polished platformer, like New Super Mario Bros., but in many ways Professor Layton is better than both those games.

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Professor Layton vs Ace Attorney coming to Europe in December?

Cross your fingers, touch wood and give your bunny a foot massage: it looks like Professor Layton vs Ace Attorney could be heading to Europe this December.

4 Publish date Jul 17 2012 Plays

What we've been playing this week.

17 Publish date Feb 20 2011

Professor Layton movie gets UK release

Manga Entertainment to release Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva in September.

Publish date Apr 7 2010

An Alternative Top 10 Games of the Noughties

By a hardcore gamer's girlfriend.

31 Publish date Jan 6 2010

Wii Fit the UK's best seller of 2009

Followed by Wii Play, Mario Kart Wii, Prof. Layton and Killzone 2.

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UK Video Game Chart: Wii Fit remains top

No new releases to speak of.

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I'm with Woffls on this one! Really wishing I hadn't got a U in GCSE French now!

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Game Stats

Release Date: 07/11/2008
Developer: Level-5
Publisher: Nintendo
Genre: Adventure
No. Players: One
Rating: PEGI 7+
Site Rank: 2,376
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