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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge (Wii)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The controls is also mentioned favorably, but many are critical about the multi player mode and graphics.

price, controls, usability

gameplay, graphics, multi player

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Nintendo Wii Games the Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge (Wii) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge Review

 

A Chilly Challenge

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Winter Sports 2008: The Ultimate Challenge

 

The biggest challenge is pretending this is a good game.

Short and simple tutorials; good controls; downhill skiing is fun.

Graphics; sound; some events lack excitement; all events lack personality.

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Winter Sports

 

Conspiracy Entertainment has been known to try to exploit any deficiencies in a system's game lineup. With the release of Winter Sports, the company was obviously looking to play off the success of both Wii Sports and Mario and Sonic at the Olympic...

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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge

 

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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge Review

 

With nine different events and a host of different play modes, Winter Sports should be the definitive diversion for people who like their sports in the cold. Unfortunately, some poorly implemented controls and a lack of imaginative gameplay keep this...

At its best Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge can be a fun diversion. And given that the volume of must own Wii games has left many Wii owners wanting, there may be a home for it on your gaming shelf, especially if you?re a fan of the skiing...

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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge

 

Whether or not you like a particular type of game, you'll probably enjoy the announcers who inject humor into each of the events. They'll mock you if you do poorly and compliment you if you do well with the usual banter. They also comment about...

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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge review for the WII

 

The Ultimate Challenge? Enjoying this game.

Great skiing

Until you try it on multiplayer; Repetitive remote swinging; Barebones gameplay; Occasionally confusing controls

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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge

 

AKA: The Ultimate Carpal Tunnel accelerator

Great skiing controls ; Entire minutes of amusement ; Not full price

Not worth 1/10 of the price ; Motion controls a chore ; Ugly, yet enamored with visuals

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Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge Review

 

Genuinely amusing (though repetitive) announcers, Some events offer decent motion controls

Most controls are boring, broken, or outright bizarre, Bland, uninteresting gameplay, Totally skimps on visual and audio details, Nine unique events are actually just seven

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Winter Sports 2008 | Winter Sports: The Ultimate Challenge 2008 (2007) on Wii

 

In a sea of Wii shovelware, Wii Winter Sports isn't the worst choice you could make. Conspiracy apparently picked this one up for cheap, but for fans of downhill skiing and a handful of other Olympic events, “The Ultimate Challenge 2008” will satisfy...

Ultimate Challenge? We wouldn't go quite that far.