Kw-logo-smaller

Wii Sports Resort :: Wii Game Review

Wii Sports' Frisbee Dog Event
Wii Sports' Frisbee Dog Event

Wii Sports is back with tons of new events to try and some new technology. But is it worth $50? Find out in our review.


The Accessory

Unless you bought Tiger Woods for the Wii last month, this is probably going to be your first game with the Wii's new MotionPlus accessory. It just plugs into the bottom of your Wiimote, and tracks your movements even better than before, it's pretty simple. You'll likely need this for certain games in the future, so getting a MotionPlus for free with this game is pretty helpful. Unfortunately, you'll probably need another one, because this game is so much fun on multiplayer. And each additional MotionPlus accessory costs $20.


The Games

This game is actually even better than Wii Sports. There are tons more sports, and though a few of them are pretty weak, table tennis, archery, and swordplay will just absorb your time if you have a couple of friends over. There's a lot of play-time here, and even against the computer they can all be a lot of fun. Trying to earn the stamps (basically trophies or achievements) is pretty fun, too. The "Island Flyover" mode lets you explore Wuhu Island, which has lots of nice secrets and surprises for single-player.


The Verdict

This is probably a must-own for Wii owners, for both the MotionPlus accessory and the game itself. There's basically nothing better for parties with friends, and there are enough sports in this game that you can get a lot of play out of it alone, too.


Rating: [5 out of 5 joysticks]
Price: $50 ($20 for each extra MotionPlus accessory)
ESRB Rating: E for Everyone


What Video Games are Dropping This Week?

  • August 4th - Brave: A Warrior's Tale for PSP, Xbox 360, Wii
  • August 4th - Daisy Fuentes Pilates for Wii
  • August 4th - Real Heroes: Firefighters for Wii
  • August 4th - G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra for Xbox 360, Wii, PS3, PSP, PS2, DS
  • August 4th - Hannah Montana: Rock Out the Show for PSP
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like it!

    latest videos

    F1166474052531

    Broken Anything With Your Wii?

    • Almost! But I was lucky.
    • Yeah, I got a little crazy.
    • No way! I'm careful.
    • I broke my TV!

    related stories

    Keep up-to-date with all the latest video game releases! Kidzworld has all the latest games to ke...

    Games in the forums

    lovinit
    lovinit posted in Forum Games:
    Annapolis btw we already did korea
    reply about 4 hours
    Cataclysm_Destruct
    o.O A tiger w/ a broken leg.  Would you rather survive on food or water?
    reply about 7 hours
    KittySauceGaming
    Jungle for 24 hours. At war, would you rather be a tiger with a broken leg, or a kitten with a machine gun?
    reply about 7 hours
    Cataclysm_Destruct
    Would you rather spend 24 hours in a jungle, or 12 hours in a lion enclosure?
    reply about 7 hours
    babydoll2baby
    i would rather have takis
    reply about 7 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    Big_icon_(7)

    Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

    Hour-of-code-tumb

    Millions of Students will be doing an Hour of Code with Tynker December 8th-14th...

    Big_icon_(4)

    You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

    Big_icon_(6)

    The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!