Yoshi's Woolly World Wii U

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 316 Ratings

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  • Summary: Take Yoshi on an adventure to remember in Yoshi Land for Nintendo Wii U. Enjoy dual-screen control thanks to the Wii U Touchscreen GamePad, while you'll also be able to experience full integration with Nintendo's MiiVerse service.
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  1. Positive: 63 out of 83
  2. Negative: 0 out of 83
  1. Oct 19, 2015
    96
    There's always something new and fresh to discover, plus plenty of worthwhile collectibles to seek out.
  2. CD-Action
    Sep 18, 2015
    90
    It’s so beautiful, cute and charming that even the grimmest death metal fans will go ‘awwww’. If you want to introduce someone to the world of games this gem is hands down the best way to do that. [09/2015, p.57]
  3. Jun 22, 2015
    89
    Yoshi's Woolly World is a challenging, cleverly designed platformer that as delightful to play as it is to look at. It's unbelievably beautiful, unrelentingly challenging, and undeniably adorable.
  4. Jul 5, 2015
    80
    Yoshi's Woolly World is not a revolutionary or especially fresh proposition, bet offers captivating, addictive and simply enjoyable gameplay. In combination with excellent graphics, it makes the game worth recommending to every fan of platformers.
  5. Oct 17, 2015
    80
    Yoshi’s Woolly World doesn’t do much that we haven’t seen before in Nintendo’s long history of these sorts of games, and its exceptional cuteness factor helps overcome some of its slightly derivative design. But in a season so focused on doing vicious harm in virtual worlds, its lovely to take a whimsical stroll with this delightful dinosaur daredevil.
  6. Oct 22, 2015
    75
    Yoshi’s Woolly World is a charming, yet unchallenging platformer that succeeds at being an amusing way to pass the time.
  7. Jun 22, 2015
    60
    Finding hidden items is technically an optional side-quest, but paradoxically, it's also the game's only real challenge.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 60 out of 69
  2. Negative: 4 out of 69
  1. Jun 26, 2015
    10
    Such a beautiful game and so much fun to play. can't remember the last time I had a perma-grin on my face while playing. the visuals areSuch a beautiful game and so much fun to play. can't remember the last time I had a perma-grin on my face while playing. the visuals are gorgeous and the gamepay is so smooth, and brings back many many good memories!! definetly on par with the SNES counterpart;-) highly recommendable!! Expand
  2. Jun 26, 2015
    10
    Un juego excelente, gráficos geniales, jugabilidad impresionante, una joya de Nintendo, es un juego excelente, 100% recomendado, nivelesUn juego excelente, gráficos geniales, jugabilidad impresionante, una joya de Nintendo, es un juego excelente, 100% recomendado, niveles divertidos y entretenidos, un gran juego. Expand
  3. Jul 5, 2015
    10
    Yoshi's Woolly World shows just how charming a video game can get. It's beautiful art style and music make this a must-have Yoshi adventure onYoshi's Woolly World shows just how charming a video game can get. It's beautiful art style and music make this a must-have Yoshi adventure on the Wii U. Expand
  4. Oct 29, 2015
    9
    The game is an incredible show of cuteness and creativity, not forgetting the fun of the already known Yoshi`s gameplay always had.
    The
    The game is an incredible show of cuteness and creativity, not forgetting the fun of the already known Yoshi`s gameplay always had.
    The Wolly`s ambience is a very pleasure sight and gives a totally new look to the game, what paired with the soundtrack makes a very relaxing experience.

    Indeed, in my opinion, the most fun is the adaptations of the known Yoshi`s gamplay to the Wolly World. Everyting is so detalied and, clearly, made with so care that overflows creavity.

    Do not deceive yourself. Yoshi`s Wooly World is not only a game for childrens, girls or any other preconception you can have. Is a game for people who loves videogames and doesn`t think that the only way of making games is with giant and, sometimes poor, opens worlds and realistic graphycs.
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  5. Jun 26, 2015
    9
    This game feels great, the amiibo functionality is great, I love playing with Double Yoshi, it's really helpful when you play alone, and itThis game feels great, the amiibo functionality is great, I love playing with Double Yoshi, it's really helpful when you play alone, and it even causes chaos sometimes! Collecting stuff in this game should be your main goal, not trying to only get through the game. There's an issue with the game however, if you want to 100% this game blind, you're gonna do some backtracking every now and then.
    The graphics in this game are beautiful too, it really actually looks like it could be made in real life!
    If you don't collect in this game, the game will be easy, if you collect though, the game will definitely be hard due to clever enemy placement and always having something new up its sleeve with every new level. The bosses are however, repetitive and easy. There is also no punishment from dying, besides losing wonder-wool and flowers you collected after reaching the last checkpoint, but it shouldn't be that hard to get those again. Also, this game has a surprising amount of stamps for Miiverse: 20 per level! You get those by collecting beads, which are the coins in this game.

    This game would have gotten a 10 if it wasn't for the easy bosses and backtracking.
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  6. Jul 1, 2015
    9
    So... It comes to this. People, compare this to Epic Yarn which got excellent reviews and stop complaining about the recent Nintendo E3! ThisSo... It comes to this. People, compare this to Epic Yarn which got excellent reviews and stop complaining about the recent Nintendo E3! This is an easy to play platformer that gets periodically hard. The collecting is optional! It's just for completionist who want to unlock everything. And believe me when I played this game I became a completionist. The graphics are amazing! Pure Wool! The controls are few and to the point but variety is introduced very often making the game challenging. Amiibo use is great! Custom yoshis are also great! What more can I ask for? I got an excellent Yoshi game! Expand
  7. Dec 25, 2015
    0
    Garbage. More Nintendo trash, as always.
    Why won't they die already?
    Seriously, this is probably the worst mario related game I have ever
    Garbage. More Nintendo trash, as always.
    Why won't they die already?
    Seriously, this is probably the worst mario related game I have ever seen in my life.
    This game has horrible performance on Wii, and almost always totally crashed three times.
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