Summary: I was able to use my "Tony Hawk Ride" controller for a long time after it cracked from heavy use. It recently stopped working altogether. So, I bought the Shred bundle, mainly to replace the controller but also to get a different game to go along with the newer controller.
Summary: My 8 year old bought this with his birthday money and is having a blast playing it. It was a bit of a hassle to get the "skateboard" synced up to our Wii but my husband was finally able to make it work.
Summary: This is a great game, our entire family enjoys it. The skateboard controller makes it quite interactive. There are two problems with the controller, both solvable: 1) As others have noted, the batteries which come with the game are weak, and need to be replaced with fresh ones before calibrating the...
Agree - Calibrate Issue was with Batteries - Great Game
9 October 2011
Summary: We first got this bundle in Dec. 2010. My son, his friends, and I all really enjoy this game. We had the issue with not being able to calibrate the game even with the mandatory 4 ft cleared around the board.
Summary: Obviously, the big issue with this product is the trouble people have had calibrating the skateboard controller, so that's what I'll review. Also, I just got the game today, and haven't had much time to play... The skateboard controller has sensors at the front, back, left and right sides.
Summary: After reading lots and lots of reviews and suggestions from different websites on fixing the problem with calibrating the board, these are the actions I took to fix the calibration problem: 1) Moved back furniture to at least 6' away in all directions 2) Removed the new batteries that came with the...