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Mario Party 9
8.7 out of 10

Mario Party 9

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Overall 6
6.0

Needs some reworking

Karim "AreWeFamousNow", Amazon
3 March 2015
  • Summary: Great to see a new Mario Party with wide screen. But they changed it up too much. Gone are the days where you are on your own and battle eachother but now you work together!? I know right? Weird. But you still get to battle it out and it takes a really long time for mini games to appear which is a big problem and makes the game drag on for too long. They should go back to the old formula and bring back duels! Once you get to the mini games though, oh they are so fun!
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Overall 6
6.0

Three Stars

ji, Amazon
17 February 2015
  • Summary: mario party 9 is not that fun for me. i liked the other previous version.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not recommended

Funlovingme, Amazon
2 May 2014
  • Summary: The game is not as exciting as my children and I hoped. Mario party 8 is way better. Not worth spending the $50+ for this game.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not as Good as the Others

Kyle, Amazon
24 February 2014
  • Summary: I have been a big Mario Party fan ever since I got #4 on my GameCube when I was a child. I noticed that after Mario Party 7, things started going downhill. Mario Party 8 was a bust; it just didn't feel right. However, this one is still different as Nintendo got rid of the pay-for-star method and replaced it with mini-stars. This one is definitely better than #8, but it still does not feel like a real Mario Party game.
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Overall 6
6.0

Fun & Frustrating

Hellboy, Amazon
11 February 2014
Overall 6
6.0

Not up to the standards of past Mario Party titles

Chris Garrison, Amazon
13 February 2013
  • Summary: Our household has played Mario Party 4, 7, 8 over and over, sometimes obsessively, as a great family party game. Mario Party 9 is fun and brings a sort of cooperation/competition angle to it, since all players are in the same vehicle, changing who is captain. I find the boss battles repetitive, since you face the same challenge twice in each game (didn't we already beat this guy?) and none of the minigames really stand out in my memory compared to the other MP titles.
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Overall 6
6.0

A step backwards in the MP series but still OK

megatonbomber, Ebay
6 January 2013
Overall 6
6.0

Fans of the series will at least want to rent before making a decision.

740buckeyehunter, Ebay
27 December 2012
  • Summary: This game does live up to the Mario Party standard. The first thing I noticed from previous Mario Parties is that you do not have to shake the controller to roll the dice. The game is simple enough that our 5 year old could play it if she didn't struggle with pointing the remote at the sensor bar. Some of the boards are long. Took me up to 30 minutes to finish a board, and there is no save point in between you must finish the board.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not on par

Madasser "madasser", Amazon
15 December 2012
  • Summary: I love the Mario Party games, I buy them everytime a new one comes out. I was very disapointed with 9.
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Overall 6
6.0

If you loved Mario Party 8, you probably won't love this!!!

J. Herzo "BargainZFinder2009", Amazon
7 October 2012
  • Summary: We are big Mario Party fans - it's like playing a board game on the screen, but with all the fun of mini games and challenges etc. Mario Party 8 and previous versions, had you traveling across a game board as individuals, trying to beat the other players. Sometimes my daughter played by herself against 3 computer opponents. It was fun figuring out the best strategy to beat the other people as you all rushed different ways around town, or the castle etc.
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