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GF Rating
6.5

2244 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
9

Excellent

Pure Enjoyment

posted by strykermp5 (KENNESAW, GA) Mar 31, 2010

Member since Nov 2009

Simply put, this game is what I imagined Wii Motion Plus would be like. Sure Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 was cool... but a sword play game has it beat. Just gotta wait for the first Star Wars game to come out.

Anyways, on to my review:

First off, I am on the second chapter with about 3 hours invested thus far. It looks as if there are 6-8 chapters (sections of a city) so overall game time play is looking great!

Missions: So far, despite the games attempt to illusion "choice" in missions and add a basic RPG element where you upgrade your weapons/moves/stats/etc., the game is so far pretty linear. You get a mission and then do the mission. The city that your missions are in is seeming huge with numerous doors and paths. However, they tend to double back on one another and interconnect so it is relatively difficult to get lost or loose your objective. The color coding on the map marks doors as green (you can pass through and have not yet), blue (you can pass through and have already passed through), and red (locked). So basically, you access your next mission and low and behold, a door that was red is now green! Guess what... thats the way to your next objective.

Combat & Wii Motion Plus: It is fun and accurate... never did I have my sword do something I did not want it to (aside from user error). The action and combat is fun and fast paced mixed in with sword and gun play.

Overall: This may very well be the first game that Gamefly does not get back. I am hovering over the keep button as I type.

Give it try and see for yourself!

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

THE BEST WII GAME I HAVE EVER PLAYED

posted by nix5000C (VENTURA, CA) Mar 28, 2010

Member since Mar 2010

this wii game was made for the wii i beat it soooooo easily the sword play is awesome and u learn awesome powers the gun will help you a lot but if u dont know how to use your sword your dead!!!!!

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

wow this is fantastic

posted by munnkyman (Casselberry, FL) Mar 25, 2010

Member since Mar 2010

this is what wii games so be. a game with great control awsome motin control great graphics and just plain fun. this game looks soooooo good and plays so good hours well just go by. my only real gripe it has no online at all but w?e its seem they really eanted to focus on the single player. rent it as soon as possible

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