Most of the actions on the game-boards and mini-games requires motion-controls. I would recommend this game only to people who are entertained by awful games. Since it's a Total War game, Medieval 2 sports two layers. It's not as much of a children's game as one may think. I would recommend this This is the best game ive ever played for the wii. Yet the game is still challenging and enjoyable to play, especially with a group of people.
And as a ruler of a medieval kingdom, this means you have to rely on knights, men-at-arms, archers, catapults, cannons, and everything else you'd expect out of a movie such as Braveheart or Kingdom of Heaven. I would recommend this game to anyone who isnt blind. But even if you have four friends playing, there may still be issues. Good olde light hearted humor, easy pick up and play action, and addictive gameplay make Medieval Games a favorite for all families! For example, building paved roadways not only increases trade in a province, but it also helps speed along troop movement; improving farmland, furthermore, can help generate more food, and thus more gold. Archived from on October 19, 2013.
I probably will not keep this game in my collection either. The game is similar to the series by. The colors are vibrant and the animation is lovely. The control scheme is obtuse at best, the experience is lackluster, and the cliched characters are irritating when they voice every bad gag imaginable. It was developed by N-Fusion and was unveiled in December 2008.
Dive into the storybook world of Medieval Games! Without four players, you compete in mini games against computers, and the computers score high usually, so it's easy to lose. Medieval Games for Wii is a compilation of Medieval themed party games that brings players back hundreds of years to take part in a series of multiplayer-enhanced contests from the era. About 150 turns later, we found ourselves bogged down in a three-front war against France, Denmark, and a late-to-the-party Spain, though at least those tenacious Scots were finally put down after a lengthy, hard-fought campaign in the north. The colors are vibrant and the animation is lovely. The game aims to take full advantage of the Wii's motion capabilities. Diplomats can negotiate cease-fires useful when you need some time to rebuild your strength or alliances; princesses can shore up the loyalty of a general or a neighboring faction through marriage; spies can give you a peek at a fortified city's defenses; assassins can take out enemy agents. Unlock the clues to the dangers facing the kingdom as you travel through the game boards.
Archived from on April 21, 2013. Still, armies and navies were committed to battle as quickly as they were raised; spies, assassins, priests, diplomats, and merchants scrambled around the map and did their thing; sieges were laid and cities sacked; and battle followed bloody battle. In addition, players can choose to become knights, princesses, bards, or even wizards. I do admit that the archery is a little tricky for the crosshair twitches a bit too much. That's not all, though; you also have a small array of agents to call upon. Archived from on May 17, 2014.
But for the older people, it This is a great game for younger children - they will love the fun games, voices and lines the characters say. The game features 30 Medieval mini-games including sword fighting, jousting, archery and catapulting. Archived from on January 1, 2010. In addition, even if the 'story' is funny and entertaining, there are too many cheap jokes and groan-worthy puns to be tolerable to more than small children. I didn't last too long before hitting the eject button out of frustration with this one I'm afraid. Gamers will be able to participate in mini-games that revolve around battling dragons, jousting, storming the castle, catapulting and even archery competitions.
Wii goes Medieval on you. At the beginning of the game you have a small collection of characters and you can add your name, but that's about it. Not only that, but somewhat unskippable in certain modes. I found that the controls rather difficult and unresponsive at times. Put an end to the pig-napping Troll, save the princess from the dreaded Dragon King, and battle the evil Black Knight on the journey to become a true hero. Commonsensemedia said that the control-scheme could only be enjoyed by an ogre, and was generally negative towards the game.
It's not as much of a children's game as one may think. The load times are killer. Aside from the positives I mentioned, perhaps the only other saving grace to this game is there are not many alternative games I can suggest that have these kind of special options. The games themselves are quite creative, though as some others have commented, there is not enough control instructions given. You can help Wikipedia by. Battle dragons, storm the castle, or joust with up to three of your friends in a quest to become the tournament champion.
Each mini game can have different controls on the wii that are not to mention at times faulty. In a nutshell, that summarizes what is both awesome and somewhat daunting about the latest game in the popular Total War strategy series. The game supports up to 4-player local multiplayer. You really need to have four friends to play-- and even then it still has major problems. Relive the days of olde in this fun collection of 30 medieval-inspired mini games and tournament championships set in a charming storybook world. Relive the days of olde in this fun collection of 30 medieval-inspired mini games and tournament championships set in a charming storybook world.