Excerpt: The WMG was very excited to get to play, and review Neighborhood Games on the Wii. This family friendly title comes from JetBlack Games and our friends at THQ. The cute little neighborhood kids competing in 24 different events is an interesting take on the casual genre.
Eclectic party game looks good but has shoddy controls.
Common Sense Media
17 February 2010
Summary: Parents need to know that Neighborhood Games is a collection of short, family-friendly games based on real-world activities, such as horseshoes and lawn darts. Players unfamiliar with these backyard sports will have the opportunity to learn their rules while playing the game.
Conclusion: In the end, Neighborhood Games is a package that isn't completely terrible, nor is it remarkable in any way. The mini-games that are included are fairly simple to play and could have been a lot more fun if the controls had been fine-tuned.
Summary: Ensuring that the fun never ends even if it’s cold, rainy, or dark outside, THQ's Neighborhood Games features 24 twists on popular neighborhood games that are fun for all ages and encourage both competitive and cooperative play.