THE GOOD: + Great graphics + Loud, realistic sounds + Good use of Wiimote + Much to do (Star Battles, Minigame Modes etc.)
THE BAD: - Some controls aren't explained well - Some minigames are favoured for some players, like 1-vs-3 - Unfair and boring boards - DK is not a playable character, and DK minigames removed - Long loading times
SUMMARY: The latest installment of the Mario Party series, Mario Party 8 starts and ends with a bang. For an early Wii game, it has been done quite well. As one of the 10 playable characters in the beginning, you compete against other characters to become the Star Battle champion. The winner is the person with the most stars! On the side, you can play various minigames, and start your own battles with friends. Mario Party 8 can use up to four Wiimotes during party battles, and other minigames.
Gameplay Like other Mario party games, Mario Party 8 is a number of minigames played out on a board, similar to a board game. Roll the Dice Block to move around the board to ...