Summary: We've had a lot of fun with this game. The balance board gives a cool whole-body sensation and is very intuitive. The Wii Remote controls are more difficult to figure out. Many of the challenges are quite easy once you figure out the basics of jumping and landing tricks (basically, stop rotating...
Summary: Well, in all fairness, it probably would be a LOT better if played with the wii fit board rather than a wii-mote controller. My 10 yr old son begged me for this game for months and I thought I'd surprise him with it at Christmas.
Excerpt: Shaun White Snowboarding: Road Trip. Nintendo Wii Being a big fan of snowboarding, I usually end up buying as many snowboarding games as I possibly can. My most recent purchase was a pre-owned copy of Shaun White Snowboarding: Road Trip for the Nintendo Wii.
Excerpt: Shaun White is an American professional snowboarder. In 2006 he won Gold in the Olympic halfpipe event and has just repeated that feat again at the 2010 games. Due to his success he has had two video games made about him.
Excerpt: I originally bought this game due to a friend of myn first hand recommending it to me. I really wasn't sure what to make of it as the only other game of this kind that I have played on was SSX Tricky! I must admit I really was very impressed with this game for a number of reasons.
The Wii really does well with this sort of game and for under £20 it is a steal
4 November 2009
Excerpt: Shaun White Snowboarding Road Trip is one of the few games that I bought for the Nintendo Wii lately. I will explain why later on. It is rated 3+, supports both the normal Wii Remote controller and also the Wii Fit Board. It is for 1-4 players and available for under £18 at the time of this review.