Excerpt: When Fountainhead Entertainment announced the adaptation of the mobile phone RPG Orcs and Elves over to the Nintendo DS, it would probably be easily assumed that most weren't overwhelmed with excitement. Mobile phone games in the United States are hardly known for being masterpieces.
Excerpt: When I hear words "mobile phone game," I usually cringe. And when I hear about a port of a mobile phone game, twitching is added to my list of symptoms. So it was with great surprise that when I broke down and tried Orcs & Elves for the Nintendo DS, I was suddenly healed from any prior malady, as...
Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is Orcs & Elves for the DS is a port of the original Orcs & Elves game for the mobile. While It might not feel like a mobile game with such a great level of game play details, it certainly does look like one.
Conclusion: It doesn't really add a great deal to the original mobile phone release but Orcs & Elves DS remains an extremely polished and playable adventure that is well worth splashing your Dwarven gold on