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Fortune Street
8.7 out of 10

Fortune Street

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Overall 7
7.0

Fortune Street

Destructoid
2 September 2013
  • Summary: At first glance, Fortune Street may look like another Mario -themed, board game-structured mini-game collection. It's not. Anyone who picks this game up expecting another light, mindless, motion-controlled mini-game romp like Mario Party 8 or Wii Party will be sorely disappointed.
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Overall 7
7.0

Fortune Street review (WII)

HonestGamers
18 March 2013
  • Excerpt: Back when it was released in late 2011, Fortune Street was almost completely ignored by consumers, especially here on the Oregon Coast. Nintendo published the title and made Mario and his friends the stars of the accompanying advertising campaign, which should have guaranteed the game’s success, but...
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Overall 7
7.0

Fortune Street review

GamesRadar
24 June 2012
  • Excerpt: After enjoying two decades of success in its native Japan, the Fortune Street series has finally made its way west in its first outing on Wii. To put it briefly, it's like a beefed-up, more strategic version of Monopoly with a Mario and Dragon Quest theme.
  • Pros: More strategy than most party games, Lots of boards to choose from, Making your own drinking games
  • Cons: Waiting for AI players to take their turns, Playing alone to unlock everything, Not much direct interaction between players
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Overall 7
6.7
Design 6
6.4
Gameplay 7
7.4

Fortune Street

GameTrailers
22 December 2011
  • Excerpt: Dreamed up by Dragon Quest creator Yuji Horii over 20 years ago, Fortune Street has finally come to America, courtesy of Nintendo. Is this video board game a worthwhile investment? Fortune Street is most easily compared to Monopoly.
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Overall 8
7.5

Wii Review - 'Fortune Street'

WorthPlaying
11 December 2011
  • Summary: Get rich quicker than your opponents through a mixture of property acquisition and property investment. Challenge up to three friends at home on the same Wii Remote or play against people from across the world over Wi-Fi.
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Overall 8
8.0

You will not pass go in Fortune Street, but you will collect dividends

Quarter to Three
6 December 2011
  • Excerpt: Like Monopoly, you buy property. Like Monopoly, when you land on someone else’s property, you have to pay a fee. But unlike Monopoly, you buy and sell stock, which pays dividends.
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Overall 8
8.0

Fortune Street

Nintendo World Report
5 December 2011
  • Summary: The definitive Wii board game experience.
  • Pros: Complex rules that allow for a deep experience, Great local and online multiplayer, Mario and Dragon Quest-themed boards and characters
  • Cons: Games can last for hours, even in single player, Unable to play Tour mode in multiplayer
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Overall 8
8.0

Fortune Street is Fun for All, Dull for One

1UP
2 December 2011
  • Summary: Nintendo's new party game has nothing in common with Mario Party, save one: It sucks solo.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Kidzworld
2 December 2011
  • Excerpt: Buy property, trade stocks and get rich quick in Fortune Street for Wii. Read Kidzworld’s review for all the details.
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Overall 7
7.3

Fortune Street (Wii) Review

Canadian Online Gamers
6 March 2012
  • Excerpt: Earlier in November we had the chance to head to a Nintendo Holiday Preview Event and play current and upcoming Nintendo games.  One of the games we got to play was Fortune Street.  This is a game I had absolutely no clue about except that it was announced at E3 this year.
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