Excerpt: Wonderbook: Book of Spells is an innovative and engaging augmented reality (AR) title for PlayStation Move that successfully paves the way for future entries in the Wonderbook series. Written in collaboration with Harry Potter author J.K.
Summary: Complaints that Sony haven’t supported Move are understandable, but focussing on something like Wonderbook just before the holiday season is smart, though with big hitters like to go up against, it’s hard to predict if it’ll find enough of a market to ensure development for this type of augmented...
Summary: When it comes to capturing the imagination, few franchises do it better than Harry Potter. The idea of a magical subculture existing in our world, one that you might catch a glimpse of at any moment, is immensely intriguing. And being plucked out of your normal life and told you have magical powers?
Pros: Augmented reality makes great use of the Move, Captures the magic and wonder of Harry Potter
Cons: Little in the way of replay value, Disappointing ending
Excerpt: Book of Spells is the first game to come out that supports Sony’s Wonderbook peripheral which was first introduced at E3 this year. Despite a demo that dragged on for too long and that was plagued by technical issues, I really warmed to the idea of Wonderbook after spending some hands on time with...
Wonderbook: Book of Spells Review | Accio Peripherals!
14 November 2012
Conclusion: The Short Version: Book of Spells brings Harry Potter's world of witchcraft and wizardry to life in fine fashion, but it runs out of ideas a little too quickly and spends rather too much time telling players how to be a wizard or a witch, without really letting them become one in satisfying fashion.
Pros: Cracking use of AR and motion control, Potterverse is brought to life in charming fashion, Moments f magic hint at a special future for Wonderbook
Cons: But there's not enough substance, Not enough variety, Not enough freedom to ever think for yourself
Conclusion: Wonderbook: Book of Spells is an ideal example of how augmented reality can work as an entertainment tool when implemented correctly. You may be sitting on a rug in front of the telly, with an oversized and illegible tome resting in front, waving a lighted ping pong ball around and shouting...
Pros: Essential for Harry Potter fans, great example of augmented reality being used in the home, high production values, great fun to play through whether child or adult
Cons: Of limited appeal to those who don’t like the Potter universe, needs some room to play
Excerpt: Jeg har virkelig gået og været spændt på hvad det er vi her har med at gøre, efter at have brugt en rum tid på spillet, så har jeg fundet ud hvad for en størrelse Wonderbook er. Læs videre for at læse min mening om produktet og spillet Book of Spells.
Pros: - fungerer fejlfrit, - hyggeligt, - rigtig god indledning, - kræs for Harry Potter fans
Cons: - Der er flere spells end jeg kan huske bevægelserne på., - Lyden er lidt kedelig for en der er vant til de større spil, - Mangel på egentlig historie, - Man skal være en tand for præcis i sine tegninger