Nintendo Power V242 is the June 2009 issue of Nintendo Power. It is most notable for featuring the world reveal of the Wii game Red Steel 2 (it was previously confirmed by Ubisoft, though next to nothing was known about the title). Other major games included within included MySims Agents, Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth, an interview with the creators of Punch-Out!! for Wii, Nostalgia, Spore Hero, and Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games. It also featured reports on games such as The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks, The Legendary Starfy, and a variety of WiiWare and DSiWare games. This was the first issue to contain reviews on DSiWare titles.


Games that were mentioned in the news section include:


This was the first issue of Nintendo Power to contain reviews of DSiWare games. Whereas the background of WiiWare reviews are a light blue, and Virtual Console reviews a dark blue, DSiWare reviews are a light pink. The main feature of this issue of Download was Final Fantasy IV: The After Years and Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a Darklord, both for WiiWare. Other games featured included three Hudson titles and Robocalypse: Beaver Defense, all for WiiWare. They also made mention of the new storage update for the Wii.

Preview June '09

Games featured in preview included, in alphabetical order:


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