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Mario Strikers Charged

Changing up the basic soccer formula to be more intense is Mario Strikers Charged, a Wii title that builds on the original GameCube experience, Super Mario Strikers. Offering similar gameplay to said GameCube title players will find themselves commanding various Nintendo characters onto the pit... Read More »

User Score
6.8
(4 votes)
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Donkey Kong Country Returns

Donkey Kong Country Returns brings the side scrolling franchise back onto modern day consoles with a Wii release (and subsequently 3DS). With enhanced graphics and hardware the possibilities in the Donkey Kong franchise have exploded to ensure the variety of gameplay is next to none. Your Donke... Read More »

User Score
8.0
(5 votes)
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Super Paper Mario

Super Paper Mario is the third title in the Paper Mario series, available for the Nintendo Wii this Mario themed action adventure lets players switch between 2D and 3D perspectives at a moments notice. Your main objective in this Maria world is to find and collect eight Pure Hearts in the eight... Read More »

User Score
8.6
(5 votes)
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Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Silver Earring

Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Silver Earring (or simply Sherlock Holmes: The Silver Earring in North America) is part of the Sherlock Holmes franchise and the second in this series of adventures (proceeded by The Mystery of the Mummy and followed The Awakened). In addition to the Windows ver... Read More »

User Score
5.3
(6 votes)
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Kirby’s Return to Dream Land

Embark on a Kirby adventure on Wii and Wii U with up to 3 friends in cooperative gameplay. With all the staples of Kirby platform gameplay you’ll jump, inhale and copy enemies during your adventure. Kirby’s Return to Dream Land opens up with Kirby carrying a delicious cake while bei... Read More »

User Score
8.5
(8 votes)
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Xenoblade Chronicles

Xenoblade Chronicles mixes sci-fi with the Japanese RPG genre to create a streamlined game that does away with many unnecessary features that usually plague the genre. The game was released in 2012 with development being undertaken by Monolith Soft. Xenoblade Chronicles is only available on the... Read More »

User Score
8.4
(7 votes)
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Bully: Scholarship Edition

If you are looking for a change of setting in theaction adventure genre then Bully from Rockstar Games just might be the answer. The game takes place in a school setting and has players taking on the role of a rebel teenager. Players play as James (Jimmy) Hopkins who has a history of misbehavio... Read More »

User Score
8.3
(29 votes)
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Okami

Okami is a critically acclaimed Zelda like experience where the player controls a wolf goddess. The game has a very beautiful presentation and feel to its game world that is definitely a unique offering. Okami was originally released on PlayStation 2 and eventually made its way to the Nintendo ... Read More »

User Score
9.2
(26 votes)
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Rune Factory Frontier

In terms of chronological order Rune Factory Frontier is the third game to be released in the Rune Factory series. The game is available for the Nintendo Wii making its way to North American shores in 2009. Just like the previous games in the Rune Factory series players find themselves in a fan... Read More »

User Score
9.3
(15 votes)
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Sid Meier’s Pirates!

Sid Meier’s Pirates! is an extremely popular game that has players sailing across the seas with plenty of freedom in how you explore the world and the actions you take. The games idea was originally envisioned in 1987 but was remade in 2004 and subsequently released on a wide range of platforms... Read More »

User Score
8.8
(8 votes)
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Animal Crossing: City Folk

Animal Crossing: City Folk is the third game in the popular game series and the only one that is available on the Nintendo Wii. The game was released in 2008 and re-released in 2011 in the Nintendo Selects Collection. City Folk has very similar life simulation gameplay to previous games under t... Read More »

User Score
7.5
(16 votes)
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Epic Mickey

Epic Mickey is a platform adventure for the Nintendo Wii that centres on the popular Disney character of Mickey Mouse. In the game you take control of Mickey as he attempts to fix the damaged game world with his magical paintbrush. While the game features Micky Mouse as a main character the gam... Read More »

User Score
7.5
(8 votes)
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Scarface: The World Is Yours

Scarface: The World Is Yours is heavily based on the popular Scarface film and offers a great adventure for fans of crime based video games. Gamers who have seen the film will definitely get most from the experience though. The plot for the video game picks up right after the film ends and has ... Read More »

User Score
8.5
(16 votes)
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Spectrobes: Origins

Spectrobes: Origins is the third game in the series and turns away from the Nintendo DS to bring the popular series to the Nintendo Wii. The game has a more action focus than previous games but still has the same monster collection aspect that made the original game so popular. The game has the... Read More »

User Score
7.9
(7 votes)
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Spore Hero

Spore Hero is an adventure spin-off of Spore available for the Nintendo Wii that was released in October 2009. In Spore Hero players have the same creature creating freedom of the original Spore game and there is still plenty of creature evolving to also enjoy. The game doesn’t take players thr... Read More »

User Score
7.3
(12 votes)
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Driver San Francisco

In Driver San Francisco players can expect a sandbox adventure that heavily focuses on driving elements. The game is available across a large number of platforms although the Nintendo Wii version features a completely different story. As the name suggests players will be tearing up the streets ... Read More »

User Score
7.7
(26 votes)
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Dawn of Discovery (Anno 1404)

Dawn of Discovery (Anno 1404 outside of North America) offers city building with an economic focus. The game is based in a medieval and renaissance style setting and has players building up their own civilisation. The game is available on a number of platforms and has an expansion pack (Anno 14... Read More »

User Score
8.6
(18 votes)
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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

X-Men Origins: Wolverine is a fast paced and brutal hack and slash action game that has some ties to the film that shares the same title. The Uncaged Edition of the game was developed for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 while a different game version was released for other platforms that toned down the go... Read More »

User Score
8.6
(11 votes)
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Back to the Future: The Game

Telltale Games is no stranger to the graphical adventure genre and it’s take on the Back to the Future series will please both fans of the genre and the popular movie series. Taking place several months after the films you’ll get to continue the time travel adventures of Marty McFly and Doc Bro... Read More »

User Score
8.3
(11 votes)
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A Boy and His Blob

If you’ve ever wanted to own your own blob as a pet (who loves to eat jellybeans) then the updated A Boy and His Blob game for Nintendo Wii will finally make your dreams come true (the game is based on the 1989 NES game). A Boy and His Blob features a simple plot and is more about the gameplay ... Read More »

User Score
7.8
(9 votes)
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World of Goo

World of Goo relies on physics based puzzles to deliver an impressive and addicting puzzle experience. The game is available on a wide range of platforms including Windows, Mac, Nintendo Wii, iOS and Android. The story behind World of Goo is explored through a number of cut scenes in the game a... Read More »

User Score
8.0
(6 votes)
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Lost in Shadow

Lost in Shadow is a unique 2D platform game that has you trapped as your own shadow, limiting you to interaction with only the shadows of objects. The game was released in 2011 for the Nintendo Wii. In Lost Shadow you’ll be spending your time in the background of some impressive game environmen... Read More »

User Score
7.9
(7 votes)
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And Yet It Moves

And Yet It Moves offers a unique platform experience and was put together by the indie developer Broken Rules. The game was released in 2009 for Windows and Mac and eventually made its way to the Nintendo Wii in 2010 (WiiWare). The origins of the game start back as a science project which after... Read More »

User Score
8.0
(9 votes)
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The Sims 3

The Sims 3 offers great gameplay that you would expect from this old and reputable franchise. The addition to the seres is also available across a HUGE range of platforms so there is no excuse to not try this ultimate life simulation experience. The game was developed by Electronic Arts and was... Read More »

User Score
8.7
(37 votes)
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The Last Story

The Last Story is unique game for the Nintendo Wii that has been compared to the likes of Final Fantasy. The game combines many game genres together including role playing, strategy and even some stealth mechanics. The Last Story was released in 2012 solely for the Nintendo Wii with development... Read More »

User Score
8.5
(8 votes)
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Chrono Trigger

Chrono Trigger is a role playing game that was originally developed for the Super Nintendo in 1995. The game was developed by Square (now Square Enix) so you know that the game is a high quality experience. The development team of the game also included several big names that worked on other po... Read More »

User Score
8.5
(10 votes)
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Enclave

Enclave is an action orientated game in a fantasy realm that lets players fight on behalf of good or evil with totally separate missions based on their approach. The game launched back in 2002 for Windows, Mac and Xbox eventually coming to the Wii in 2012. The game takes place 1000 years after ... Read More »

User Score
7.0
(14 votes)
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MySims Kingdom

MySims Kingdom is based on The Sims series but offers unique and very different gameplay to the original series making it definitely worth your consideration. The game was released in 2007 for the Nintendo Wii and the Nintendo DS. The gameplay of the Wii and DS version are quite similar althoug... Read More »

User Score
7.1
(13 votes)