Excerpt: If you're like me, you've probably played Cake Mania on MSN games or maybe on the DS. Well even if not, it was so well liked that the makers gave us a sequel, Cake Mania 2 . This time, Jill has quite a few people who need her help!
Excerpt: I can’t claim to have any prior experience with the
franchise, yet I jumped at the chance to preview this game when given the opportunity. The original
has been one of the most successful casual games of all-time, with millions of downloads and a DS conversion that sold more...
Summary: Cake Mania 2
is still a fun little game despite its problems, which is a testament to how balanced the game is and how well it progressively implements more challenging scenarios. For a pure casual title this franchise is still pretty scrumptious, although budding bakers may want to stick to the PC...
Pros: Good balance, as the pace increases regularly over time and deciding which upgrades to purchase does have an effect on the overall cake-making flow., Young girls should appreciate the art style and “wacky” characters., Priced right at $19.99 MSRP.
Cons: It’s sometimes hard to tell exactly which shape or topping is required., As the game progresses you’re mostly just doing the same thing more quickly, which makes it feel repetitive.
Excerpt: Graphics & Sound: If you're like me, you've probably played Cake Mania on MSN games or maybe on the DS. Well even if not, it was so well liked that the makers gave us a sequel, Cake Mania 2 . This time, Jill has quite a few people who need her help!
Conclusion: First, she re-opened the Evans Bakery. Then she sent her grandparents on an exotic Hawaiian cruise. Now, Jill returns in a fantastic all-new cake-baking adventure! Help Jill's college friend run her posh rooftop bakery, rescue her old flame in his underwater theme park, or wind up in 4 other...
Conclusion: Minor improvements make Cake Mania 2 better than the original, but the difference is negligible. Lacking depth and issues with the touch controls make this casual treat a relatively tasteless affair