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My Word Coach (Wii)

My Word Coach (Wii)
alaScore 71

33 reviews

Oct, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the value for money. The usability also gets good feedback.

usability, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Nintendo Wii Games the My Word Coach (Wii) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 71/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for My Word Coach (Wii)

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 12 user reviews of My Word Coach (Wii) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Nintendo Wii Games on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, usability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: My Word Coach (Wii)

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My Word Coach

 

Or sure, killing aliens and jumping trucks over volcanoes is fun, but do they make you more loquacious? If only there was a videogame that made your vocabulary gooder. Now that would be cool.

Adding to the seemingly never-ending stream of self-improvement titles flooding Wii game shelves is My Word Coach, an Ubisoft Montreal-developed game the subject of which is one of humankind's greatest achievements: The written word. And while it may...

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My Word Coach Wii Review

 

A fully priced port of an enjoyable handheld learning game.

The biggest problem here is that this is a port from a Nintendo DS game that is nearly half the price, and the only addition is a few multiplayer modes. Add on the fact that using the Wii remote is nowhere near as precise as the DS stylus and you...

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My Word Coach

 

My Word Coach, part of Ubisoft's lineup of casual-friendly titles with an educational twist, is a series of spelling and vocabulary building exercises in the spirit of Nintendo's Brain Age. Using the Wii Remote, players are challenged to complete six spel

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My Fitness Coach (Wii)

 

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wii game

 

Good skill set,somewhat boring at times

spray can cranky on the letter R

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great thinker's game! Great for learning new words!"

 

My word coach is a great game for all ages. It helps to develop your vocaband you are able to learn new words that you have not learnt before. Itexercises your brain which is good for you!:)

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Challenging if some what bland."

 

Definitely educational, though lacking enough spark to keep kids interest.Good range of levels. Good value, but for under $30 you get what you pay for.

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wii word coach

 

this was a really good game, but you really had to think

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can't get excited by it

 

As non native speaker, I bought this game to improve my english. I found this game disappointing. I does get a bit better once you unlock new games, but its not worth more then 5 euros in my opinion.

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fair

 

kids spent a few hours playing but did get bored, worth renting

Product Specifications

Do you ever feel at "loss for words"? Would you like to express yourself more clearly and with confidence? Want to improve your vocabulary in a straightforward and entertaining way? In your daily life, knowing the right word can make all the difference! My Word Coach offers a fun and challenging way to improve verbal skills through a series of engaging activities and exercises. The game was inspired by ongoing vocabulary acquisition research by Thomas Cobb, University Professor in Applied Linguistics at the University of Quebec. Enjoyable activities include word recognition, spelling challenges, and vocabulary definition, including 16.800 words from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary. When you play, My Word Coach assesses, monitors, and rewards your Expression Potential, a score that represents your ability to command and use the English language. The higher the number (out of a possible 100%), the better you are able to express yourself! The Wii version takes advantage of the Wii Remote through lively mini-games and easy-to-use controls. Discover how to improve your vocabulary in just a few minutes a day!

Game

Elements:Miscellaneous - arithmetic, reading and memory tests
ESRB Rating:Everyone (6+)
PEGI Rating:3+
PEGI Rating Exception:Portugal 4+

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Compatibility:Game console
Manufacturer:Ubisoft Entertainment
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:My Word Coach

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Package Type:Retail

Software

Category:Games
Game Console Compatibility:Nintendo Wii
License Category:Shrinkwrap
License Pricing:Standard
License Qty:1 user
License Type:Complete package
Subcategory:Games - miscellaneous / entertainment / educational
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