Excitebots: Trick Racing Review
Excitebots takes speedy racing and injects it with crazy stunts and wacky minigames. The result is riotously fun.
When the Wii launched in 2006, one racing game set itself apart from the rest, being the first to use the Wii Remote as a steering mechanism instead of a standard controller. The game was the spiritual successor to the f... Read Full Review6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Gameplay (9.5/10) The overall gameplay is very fun and addicting, but it can get pretty tricky at times. The game has you racing at high speed trying to get as many stars as possible, and the more stars you get, the bet... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
First, the negative: I think Nintendo missed a monster here by only releasing this game in the US, and not even telling us about it. I got lucky and saw a random post on another board, and since that day, I have had a t... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
This game at first didn't really call me. I have to be honest - I seriously relied on the reviews on this one before I got it. As you play the first 2 races, it starts getting real fun and challenging. This really puts t... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
First of all, do not judge this great racing game by its cover. Just starting to play, and once you learn the basic movements to accumulate points, this game will catch you and you will not stop to playing it. Forget ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
I picked up this game for my little brother and after playing with him as well as playing through the single player mode, I have to say this game is a blast! On the racing side of this game, there is a great sense of ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Final score: 9.1/10 (A-) The first time I played Excitebots on the Wii was at my friend Justin's house. He claimed it was one of his favorite games ever. So I decided to play it, and I never let go of the Wii control.... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I only played it for like 5 hours with my friend and I'm already very addicted. The game resembles Mario Kart in how the series are set up but I think it's better. The bots are better and their stats have more of an impa... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Combine the big jumps of Excite Truck, the high speed thrills of F-Zero, add the wacky item-happy gameplay of Mario Kart, subtract the randomness and frustration, and you've got Excitebots. Sound crazy? You cant even beg... Read Full Review6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Wii was with casual fun in mind, and this doesn't mean that it is suited only to casual players. I consider myself a hardcore gamer, but I do really enjoy most of the Wii games, because they manage to balance the fun wit... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
ExciteBots is an interesting sequel to ExiciteTruck. It has very nice graphics and some interesting new takes on things with the robots standing in for the trucks. However... the Soccer Ball knocked into the goal a... Read Full Review0 of 5 users found the following review helpful
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