Excerpt: Wii Sports (Wii) ESRB rating: E Wii Sports is the first game bundle Nintendo has shipped with a console system since the Super Nintendo and Super Mario World. They have also always been great games and Wii Sports is no exception. Wii Sports consists of five games: Baseball, Bowling, Boxing, Golf and Tennis. Each game has multiplayer support with a couple of them allowing up to four players.
Excerpt: What do you get by combining five sports, personalised characters and the wireless wiimote? A crazy partygame which will keep you and your friends occupied for hours. Clear the floor from tables and chairs, make sure to put on the wrist wrap tightly, we’re doing sports here!
Excerpt: For most Wii owners, Wii Sports is the first game they ever play with their Wii. While initially expected by many to be more of a technology demo for the new motion-sensing equipment, Wii Sports has turned out to be one of the more popular titles for the Wii. In my house, despite having purchased [...] . . .
Excerpt: It's been a long time since the purchase of a gaming system came with a game. I remember a Christmas morning some years ago. Santa had brought a Nintendo Entertainment System and it came with the Super Mario Bros, Duck Hunt, and Nintendo Track and Field cartridge. It also had the light gun for shooting ducks/skeet, and the power-pad for running and jumping for Track and Field.
Summary: You can't expect too much from a pack-in game, and Wii Sports is no exception. While it's true that you will probably have a good time with one or two of the activities presented on this disc, it's just as likely that you'll get bored of them after only a few plays and never touch them again. This product was submitted by the publisher for review. As a rule, Defunct Games does not review games we spent money on. However, that does not always apply to classic/retro games.
Excerpt: Wii Sports is a complicated game to review; you see everyone who buys a Wii gets it. So why does it need to be reviewed? Youre getting something for nothing- does it matter if its any good? Well yes- and no, but put that aside well review the game anyway.
Excerpt: Game systems on release haven’t had a pack-in game for awhile. Prices don’t seem to have done much because of this, but you had to buy games individually. Sure, a couple of years after release, you could get a pack-in around Christmas season – but for those that like to buy on release, you wouldn’t get one.
Excerpt: De eerste game die echt het aankomende succes van de Nintendo Wii zou moeten introduceren was en is toch wel Wii Sports. Het spel werd op de afgelopen E3 laten zien, daar waar Iwata en onder andere Miyamoto, de grote mannen van Nintendo, het tegen elkaar opnamen. Er is echter het een en ander veranderd in de tijd dat het spel geïntroduceerd werd op de schermen en in op grootse events.