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BrianMitaJul 1, 2009If you've ever enjoyed real 'bags' at your buddies barbecue, you'll find this title just as fun and challenging as theIf you've ever enjoyed real 'bags' at your buddies barbecue, you'll find this title just as fun and challenging as the real game. Throwing a real beanbag with accuracy can be fickle, and the sensitivity of the wii remote in this title seems perfectly tuned to that reality. Add a couple of friends, and just like the real game, you've got an excellent party game that in control scheme alone outdoes the arcade version's trackball.
It should be said that this is a very underrated game. It slots perfectly for a wiiware title as it's inexpensive, a pick-up-&-go game, and is always available in the wii channels (meaning you don't have to actually switch discs to play it.) I've only recently purchased it on a whim given the bags game, but I'm really happy with the controls, simplicity and value. Ask my friends, they like it too.
It's really a not-miss, and a shame not many media outlets haven't reviewed it. Moreso, much of the initial reader feedback on some sites dismissed it as 'shovelware,' most likely without actually playing it. To me, as an owner of this title, this is exactly the value I expect in a wiiware title : fun, responsive, and well worth the seven dollars.
Impromptu bags party in the winter? Can't wait!
p.s. I'd pay ten-twelve for this with an online component.… Full Review »