Excerpt: When you're making a video game of a sport like darts it must be hard to come up with ways to improve the experience year on year. You'd assume that the mechanic of throwing a dart into a board could more or less be perfected first time around, but PDC World Championship Darts 2009 on Wii is a solid...
Summary: Undoubtedly " PDC World Championship Darts 2009 " has been released to cash in on the popularity of the game of darts and the PDC in particular however it is the good use of the Wii’s controls which is the main stand out aspect of the game.
Conclusion: To summarize, though there are still significant shortcomings, the game has improved notably over the 2008 edition. It's the best Darts game around, and fans of the sport should enjoy it. PDC 2009 hits the shelves in Europe on May 29th.
Summary: Following a disappointing debut on the Nintendo Wii last year, PDC World Championship Darts is back for the 2009 season. Development duties have been handed over to Rebellion for the sequel, and the result is definitely a step in the right direction.
Pros: Controls feel responsive and intuitive, Convincing pub sound effects
Cons: Character models are ugly, Presentation is bare bones, Music is repetitive, Menus are confusing and hard to navigate
Excerpt: History lesson, kids: PDC World Championship Darts started its career back in the tail end of 2006 modestly, spawning low-key versions on the humble PS2 and PC, to a quizzically good reception that left a lot of people baffled.