Reviews and Problems with Summer Sports: Paradise Island
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15 July 2008
Summary: When I look back at all of Wii games I have played I find myself conflicted. While I have enjoyed the so-called "hardcore" games like Metroid, Smash Bros. and Super Mario Galaxy, I still feel like my favorite Wii experience has been with the pack-in game, Wii Sports.
Conclusion: Summer Sports: Paradise Island is a passable Wii sporting title that brings a few backyard favorites to your living room. Unfortunately, the imprecise controls don't let the game achieve its full potential.
Conclusion: For an expensive game you would expect a whole lot more. Paradise Island is another dud, the game offers new kinds of mini games, but they are impossible to play. If you want golf then buy a different Wii game, same goes for basketball.
Summary: Parents need to know that this is a simple collection of seven classic family friendly outdoor games. It provides intuitive motion sensitive controls for activities including basketball and mini-golf, and can be useful in teaching younger players the rules of less common backyard games such as...
Excerpt: Game - Summer Sports: Paradise Island Genre – Sports – Various Platform – Wii It’s no secret that the Wii is desperately in need of third-party titles. The old fallbacks, Mario, Zelda and Metroid, are well represented on the console, and there’s the ubiquitous Wii Sports , of course, but outside...