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7.1 out of 10

Wario Land: Shake It!

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Wario Land: Shake It!

Digital Chumps
15 November 2008
  • Conclusion: Wario Land: Shake It! may have given you the same initial assumptions I had before playing the game. Its gimmick sounding title smells of the gimmicky motion controlled games of which the Wii has been plagued. However, once you get your hands on this title, you'll realize that it's a glorified 2D platformer of great proportions.
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Overall 9
8.5

Wii Review - 'Wario Land: Shake It!'

WorthPlaying
2 October 2008
  • Summary: Wario Land: Shake It! is a classic side-scroller for the Wii starring Wario, the smelly, bad-mannered alter ego of Mario. With the Wii Remote controller turned sideways like an old-school controller, veterans and newcomers alike can run, jump and smash their way through hectic side-scrolling stages.
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Overall 8
7.5

Expert Review

GameSpot
24 September 2008
  • Summary: It seems that not all Wii developers are too busy working on the next big breakthrough in virtual pilates or sleep-training minigames to throw the side-scroller fan base a bone. Japan-based Good-Feel, for example, have been toiling away on the latest Wario game, Wario Land: Shake It (or Wario Land: The Shake Dimension in Australia). Unfortunately, despite much of its charm and familiarity, the game is an anachronism.
  • Pros: Lots of replay value, Gorgeous background art and animation, Challenging puzzles
  • Cons: Gimmicky controls, Short Story mode
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Overall 8
7.8

Wario Land: Shake It!

GameFocus
22 October 2008