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GF Rating
7.7

8756 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
9

Excellent

BEST REMAKE GAME EVER

posted by Drowzee7 (COLUMBUS, OH) Jan 4, 2011

Member since Aug 2004

When i opened this game for christmas i said, "ohh sweet thanks". (kinda sarcastic) Then i started to play the game and WOW its amazing i couldnt stop playing it. Really great grapics. Fun levels. Some levels even a little challenging (which makes it even better). One of the best wii games ever made

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GF Rating
9

Excellent

This game rocks!!!!

posted by Munster79 (DAYTON, TX) Jan 1, 2011

Member since Dec 2010

I love this game. I am taken back to the old days when I played the original on the SNES system. The graphics are obviously very cartoonish which is perfect for this kind of game. The difficulty level is perfect for both the fan and casual player alike. I am liking this game so much that I may just keep it and buy it, but I am not 100% on this yet!

My daughter even loves it, she usually gives up on games she can't do well on immediately but this has even caught her attention as well. Great family game, my parents even liked it and they are in their 70's. If you are wondering whether or not to rent it DO IT!

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GF Rating
7

Good

I was so disappointed.....

posted by Sonic917 (LAKE WORTH, FL) Dec 25, 2010

Member since Dec 2010

I WAS a big fan of DK until now........ this game was nothing like the original DK, the music was, but that's about it. Different style of gameplay and the addition of a heath bar angered me. It's too easy to die and killing enemies isn't like it used to be. Funny faces when you jump on enemies have been replaced by.....well......nothing.
To be fair, the game has good graphics...... it just didn't feel original
Would I recommend this game to anyone? sure, but only if you rent it.
DO NOT PURCHASE THIS GAME.
Thank You Gamefly! If it wasn't for your service I might have spent $50 on a disappointment.

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