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ALERT: DSi Ware Games Being De-Listed Off 3DS eShop!

Hey y’all! It’s been a while since I’ve written a news article, but there’s no time to chat. A ton of DSi Ware titles that released somewhere before the middle of May 2011 are being removed, or have already been removed, from the 3DS eShop. Here’s a complete list of all the games I found to be de-listed:

  1. Picture Perfect Pocket Stylist
  2. Anonymous Notes Chapter 2 – From the Abyss
  3. Airport Mania: First Flight
  4. Inchworm Animation
  5. Music on: Learning Piano Volume 2
  6. DodoGo! Robo
  7. Escape Trick: The Secret of Rock City Prison
  8. Slingo Quest
  9. Absolute Baseball
  10. A Fair Tale
  11. Anonymous Notes Chapter 1 – From the Abyss
  12. Simply Solitaire
  13. Faceez! Monsters
  14. Shapo >G.G Series D-TANK
  15. 5 in 1 Mahjong
  16. Plants vs. Zombies
  17. G.G Series HORIZONTAL BAR
  18. My Little Restaurant
  19. G.G Series DRIFT CIRCUIT
  20. Artic Escape
  21. Remote Racers
  22. Panda Craze
  23. 505 Tangram
  24. Boom Boom Squaries
  25. G.G Series Dark Spirits
  26. 101 Dolphin Pets
  27. Music on: Drums
  28. myDiary(TM)
  29. 101 MiniGolf World
  30. Digger Dan & Kaboom
  31. Airport Mania: Non-Stop Flights
  32. Rocks N’ Rockets
  33. Animal Boxing
  34. The Seller
  35. Petz(R) Catz(R) Family
  36. Word Searcher 2
  37. DodoGo! Challenge
  38. G.G Series Z*One
  39. Fantasy Slots: Adventure Slots & Games
  40. Cosmo Fighers
  41. Dragon’s Lair II: Time Warp
  42. Jam Space: PocketStudio
  43. Little Red Riding Hood’s Zombie BBQ
  44. Space Ace
  45. Dairojo! Samurai Defenders
  46. Rytmik Rock Edition
  47. Frenzic
  48. Spot It! Challenge
  49. Music on: Electric Guitar
  50. Supermarket Mania(R)
  51. 21: Blackjack
  52. Need for Speed(TM) Nitro-X
  53. Adventure in Vegas: Slot Machine
  54. Peg Solitaire
  55. Go! Go! Island Rescue!
  56. Spot the Difference
  57. Advanced Ciruits
  58. Music on: Playing Piano
  59. Armada
  60. Academy: Tic-Tac-Toe
  61. Snapdots(TM)
  62. Datamine
  63. G.G Series SUPER HERO OGRE
  64. Rummikub
  65. Shantae: Risky’s Revenge
  66. Zenonia(R)
  67. Nintendo Countdown Calendar
  68. Everday Soccer
  69. Castle Conqueror
  70. Crazy Pinball
  71. myNotebook: Tan(TM)
  72. Simply Mahjong
  73. Music on: Acoustic Guitar
  74. My Exotic Farm
  75. Music on: Learning Piano
  76. myNotebook: Pearl(TM)
  77. Absolute Reversi
  78. G.G Series NINJA KARRAKUR DEN
  79. My Farm
  80. Rytmik
  81. 3D Mahjong
  82. myNotebook: Carbon(TM)
  83. Absolute Chess
  84. Rhythm Core Alpha
  85. Blayzbloo: Super Mele Action Battle Royal
  86. Hints Hunter
  87. Petz(R) Dogz(R) Family
  88. Match Up!
  89. Absolute BrickBuster
  90. Crystal Monsters
  91. Puffins: Let’s Race!
  92. Petz(R) Hamsterz(R) Family
  93. Face Pilot(TM): Fly With Your Nintendo DSi Camera!
  94. Crazy Sudoku
  95. Hospital Havoc
  96. Petz(R) Kittens
  97. 24/7 Solitaire
  98. Music on: Retro Keyboard
  99. 101 Shark Pets
  100. Soul of Darkness
  101. SteamWorld(TM) Tower Defense
  102. Date or Ditch
  103. Brain Drain(TM)
  104. Battle of Giants(TM): Mutant Insects
  105. Maestro! Green Groove
  106. Ancient Tribe
  107. Super Swap
  108. Legendary Wars: T-Rex Rumble
  109. Puffins: Let’s Fish
  110. Spin Six(TM)
  111. Mega Words
  112. 16 Shot! SHOOTING WATCH
  113. Music onL Electronic Keyboard
  114. A Kappa’s Trail
  115. Telgraph Crosswords
  116. Fametail(TM)
  117. Don’t Cross The Line
  118. Hero of Sparta
  119. A Topsy Turvy Life: The Turvys Strike Back(TM
  120. X-Scape(TM)
  121. Telegraph Sudoku & Kakuro
  122. Metal Torrent(TM)
  123. World Poker Tour Texas Hold ‘Em
  124. A Topsy Turvy Life: Turvy Drops(TM)
  125. Frogger Returns
  126. Looksley’s Line Up(TM)
  127. Chess Challenge!
  128. Photo Dojo(TM)
  129. Bloons(R)
  130. 1001 Crystal Mazes Collection
  131. Sokomania
  132. Bounce & Break
  133. Crazy Golf
  134. DodoGo!
  135. Ferari GT: Evolution
  136. Puffins: Let’s Roll!
  137. System Flaw Recruit
  138. SURVIVING HIGH SCHOOL(TM)
  139. myPostcards(TM)
  140. Game & Watch(TM) : Ball
  141. Game & Watch(TM) : Donkey Kong Jr.
  142. Game & Watch(TM) : Flagman
  143. 7 Card Games
  144. AiRace
  145. Gangstar 2: Kings of L.A.
  146. Game & Watch(TM) : Helmet
  147. Game & Watch(TM) : Manhole
  148. Game & Watch(TM) : Vermin
  149. Nintendo DSi (TM) Metronome
  150. Nintendo DSi (TM) Instrument Tuner
  151. Drift Street International
  152. Game & Watch(TM) : Chef
  153. Game & Watch(TM) : Mario’s Cement Factory
  154. Game & Watch(TM) : Judge
  155. Battle of Giants(TM) : Dinosaurs – Fight for Survival
  156. Zoo Frenzy
  157. Elemental Masters
  158. Dracula – Undead Awakening
  159. Faceez
  160. Flight Control(TM)
  161. Aura-Aura Climber(TM)
  162. Perhistorik Man
  163. Spotto!(TM)
  164. Extreme Hangman
  165. Link ‘n’ Launch(TM)
  166. True Swing Golf Express
  167. 5 in 1 Solitaire
  168. DOWNTOWN TEXAS HOLD ‘EM
  169. Move your Brain Rollway Puzzle
  170. AiRace: Tunnel
  171. Escapee GO!
  172. Number Battle(TM)
  173. Chronos Twins
  174. Dark Void(TM) Zero
  175. Starship Defense(TM)
  176. Me And My Dogs: Friends Forever
  177. Jazzy Billiards
  178. touch Solitaire
  179. Word Searcher
  180. Trajectile(TM)
  181. Animal Puzzle Adventure
  182. Master of Illusion(TM) Express: Psychic Camera
  183. Dragon’s Lair(R)
  184. Hot and Cold: A 3D Hidden Object Adventure
  185. myNotebook: Green(TM)
  186. High Stakes: Texas Hold ‘Em
  187. Bejeweled Twist(TM)
  188. Master of Illusion(TM) Express: Matchmaker
  189. Ball Fighter
  190. myNotebook: Red(TM)
  191. Rayman(R)
  192. Bookworm(TM)
  193. Foto Face(TM) : The Face Stealer Strikes
  194. Sudoku Challenge!
  195. Master of Illusion(TM) Express: Mind Probe
  196. Electroplankton(TM) Luminarrow
  197. Castle Of Magic
  198. Electroplankton(TM) Sun-Animalcule
  199. Electroplankton(TM) Lumiloop
  200. Electroplankton(TM) Marine-Crystals
  201. Electroplankton(TM) Varvoice
  202. myNotebook: Blue(TM)
  203. Art Style(TM) : DIGIDRIVE(TM)
  204. Robot Rescue
  205. Bomberman Blitz
  206. Electroplankton(TM) Trapy
  207. Electroplankton(TM) Hanenbow
  208. Electroplankton(TM) Rec-Rec
  209. Electroplankton(TM) Nanocarp
  210. Electroplankton(TM) Beatnes
  211. Battle of Giants(TM): Dragons – Bronze Edition
  212. Viking Invasion
  213. PictureBook Games(TM) : The Royal Bluff
  214. Thorium Wars(TM)
  215. DRAGON QUEST(R) WARS(TM)
  216. MySims(TM) Camera
  217. Clubhouse Games(TM) Express: Strategy Pack
  218. Clubhouse Games(TM) Express: Family Favorites
  219. Puzzle League(TM) Express
  220. Pop+ Solo(TM)
  221. Brain Age(TM) Express: Arts & Letters
  222. Brain Age(TM) Express: Math
  223. Art Style(TM) : ZENGAGE(TM)
  224. Brain Challenge(R)
  225. Art Style(TM) : BASE 10(TM)
  226. Art Style(TM) : BOXLIFE(TM)
  227. Mario(TM) Clock
  228. Mario(TM) Calculator
  229. Mario vs Donkey Kong(TM) : Minis March Again!
  230. Mighty Flip Champs!(TM)
  231. Photo Clock
  232. Art Style(TM) : PiCTOBiTS(TM)
  233. Art Style(TM) : precipice(TM)
  234. Animal Crossing(TM) Clock
  235. Animal Crossing(TM) Calculator
  236. Paper Airplane Chase(TM)
  237. Clubhouse Games(TM) Express: Card Classics
  238. Dr. Mario(TM) Express
  239. Master of Illusion(TM) Express: Deep Psyche
  240. Mixed Messages(TM)
  241. Master of Illusion(TM) Express: Shuffle Games
  242. Art Style(TM) : AQUIA(TM)
  243. Birds & Beans(TM)
  244. WarireWare(TM) : Snapped!
  245. Master of Illusion(TM) Express: Funny Face

That’s 245 games just, poof, gone. That’s absolutely insane!

There are some games on this list that I genuinely regret never buying. Those games are:

  1. Battle of Giants(TM) : Dinosaurs – Fight for Survival
  2. Battle of Giants(TM): Dragons – Bronze Edition
  3. Crystal Monsters
  4. Thorium Wars(TM)
  5. Elemental Masters

This should be a reminder to everyone that digital storefronts won’t be around forever, so spend that store credit and get those games!

EDIT :: I almost forgot to a put a shout-out to Come Out Punching (@comeoutpunching) for making the tweet that alerted me to this situation!