From the monthly archives:

December 2011

Wii LEGO Harry Potter Years 5 – 7

December 8, 2011

Completing the LEGO version of the Harry Potter saga, Traveller’s Tales’ LEGO Harry Potter Years 5-7 is another beautiful and endearing game that even Death Eaters will find charming. Pros: LEGO games have always been big on platforming and puzzle solving with the occasional humorous cutscene. For better or for worse, this formula has been […]

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Adventures of Tin Tin for Wii

December 7, 2011

Let’s be honest: usually video games that are based on a movie are pretty bad and not even remotely interesting. Often they are just limited to just the facts that the film while others will try to avoid this stigma by acting as a prequel, and we actually see quite a few of these in […]

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The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword – As Close to Perfect as It Gets

December 7, 2011

Coinciding with the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Zelda franchise, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword brings the story full circle by providing an epic origin tale and raising the bar for all Zelda games to come. The words “The Legend of Zelda” always pique the interest of all avid gamers. The franchise is one of […]

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Wii – Jimmie Johnson’s Anything With an Engine

December 7, 2011

Of all the different kart racing games available on the Wii, Jimmie Johnson Wii has to take the top spot for being the most brash and crude, and that is really saying something. It is really difficult to start anywhere with Anything With an Engine Wii. The thought of adding an engine to a lawn […]

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Cartoon Network Punchtime Explosion – Wii Style

December 6, 2011

Cartoon Network Wii is a video game that is on other gaming platforms, but I feel that the Wii version works the best given its content. As the name suggests, it is a video game that incorporates elements of shows that air on Cartoon Network. There are two modes available in Punchtime Explosion Wii; the […]

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Happy Feet 2 for Nintendo Wii

December 5, 2011

Happy Feet, also the title for a movie series in addition to the Wii games, is a story about a penguin whose name is Mumble, and he happens to have an affinity for tap dancing. Having tap danced his way across kids' hearts all over the country, Mumble can now be found on various consoles […]

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Mario & Sonic at the 2012 London Olympics – Away Wii Go!

December 4, 2011

I think it's safe to say that every since Mario and Sonic met up to compete in the Olympics for the first time — which was immediately overshadowed with the same appearance in Super Smash Bros. Brawl — most gamers have grown to be indifferent when it comes to this unlikely duo in Wii games. […]

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Wii uDraw Disney Princess: Enchanting Storybooks

December 3, 2011

The premise of uDraw Disney Princess: Enchanting Storybooks, for those who do not know, is for young children to engage in numerous of activities that require them to draw using the uDraw GameTablet and its stylus. These activities include unique tilt-painting games, number-painting stages and even pages from a coloring book that also narrate the […]

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Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town and to Your Wii

December 2, 2011

Last Christmas, Red Wagon Games entered the scene having released a video game that was based on the iconic Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. A year later, they again contribute to the growing list of Wii games with the title Wii Santa Claus is Comin' To Town. While there is also a version of this […]

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WWE 12 for Nintendo Wii

December 1, 2011

Over the last few years, the amount I know about wrestling has waned greatly. Every time I turn on a match, Michael Cole and the divas are in the ring, not the old classics I remember. This is why I enjoyed WWE 12 Wii so much more than a game like WWE All Stars; wrestling […]

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