Summary: This game made me very upset when we tried to create our characters and there is no option for any skin color aside from Caucasian. There are African American characters in the game - but they're all carnival workers. Aside from that, the games aren't even that good.
Don't bother with the "new", stick with the original!
one crazy cake decorator, Amazon
9 May 2009
Summary: I pre-ordered this New Carnival Games ds title based on my fun experience with the original version. WHAT A MISTAKE!! Not only are the graphics terrible, but the gameplay is difficult to make the objects do what you want them to (throw darts, bowl, anything!
Not a very good game, I would not ever reccomend buying it
22 January 2012
Excerpt: This game came free with when I bought my DS on a special offer from the store that I bought it from, and I'm glad they did as after about 3 hours of playing the game I'd already mastered the good parts of this game and given up on the some of the harder games and just deemed them as impossible to...
Excerpt: Having played many games that I do enjoy I found one which I did enjoy but got outraged by at the same time. The game in question is Carnival Funfair Games, I saw this on the Nintendo DS and the Nintendo Wii so I went for the cheaper option and I was suprised by plenty of the things in the game.
A tedious and boring game that I would never ever recommend
29 July 2009
Excerpt: Carnival Games is a game that consists of several mini games of the 'carnival' genre that is made by Cat Daddy. ****At the start**** The game commences with the player making its very own avatar.
A generally weak game, looks like a rushed port from another platform
7 July 2009
Excerpt: This review is for the Nintendo DS game, Carnival Funfair Games, developed by Cat Daddy Games and published by Global Star Software. The game takes you around a funfair, playing the games at all the different stalls.
Excerpt: I bought this on a buy one get one free offer - and in fact the shop paid me 1p to take it away as i traded in two other DS games for the two new games while Game were doing a special offer of any two DS games traded in for £25.