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Score Breakdown Based on 1714 ratings
  1. 10 (319)
  2. 9 (614)
  3. 8 (530)
  4. 7 (148)
  5. 6 (35)
  6. 5 (12)
  7. 4 (6)
  8. 3 (4)
  9. 2 (10)
  10. 1 (36)

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  • User Rating 7.5

    The popular Mario Party series has made it's way to your hand, but it doesn't really take advantage of the DS itself.

    Rated on March 30, 2008 by wiiplay1

    Mario Party was released around 1999 for the N64, and was overall a hit. Nintendo continued until the Nintendo GameCube came out, then they released Mario Party 4 for the GC. That lasted until Mario P...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    IF YOU ARE MARIO FAN YOU MUST GET THIS!!!!!!!!!

    Rated on September 13, 2009 by semir11

    The Good: Same great Mario Party gameplay you love. Minigames are fun. Nice extras. Nice graphics and audio. Up to 4 players can compete in the whole game with only 1 cartridge. The Bad: No online ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Mario Party: AI Disaster

    Rated on April 21, 2008 by AssassinExDeus

    I am mixed on this game. Its one of the best Mario Parties. But the AI at times you swear cheats. And thats on Easy. Mario Party DS obviously is another version of the series made for DS. Its a bo...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    With multi player and a solid single player it is a good game

    Rated on September 29, 2009 by wiidsduelpack

    The game had a really good story. The characters get small and they want to return to their normal size. Donkey Kong helps them by restoring them to their normal size and then they have to beat Bowser...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    The best Mario Party (and my first MP game) ever!!!

    Rated on May 10, 2008 by RKOgirl21

    What can I say about this game? It's very addictive and you cannot stop playing it for few hours (like me playing it last night from 2am to 6am in the morning), but story mode for me is very hard esp ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    I think its the best mario party game since the N64 titles .... and mario party 5

    Rated on May 21, 2008 by peterlala2002

    Ive never been a huge fan of mario party games. The N64 titles were great, but i got sick of them fast. The gamcube titles were poor, excluding 5, which i found fun. Mario party 8 on wii was a disaste...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    If like mario party, you will like this game!

    Rated on September 02, 2012 by Giratina98

    Presentation: 9 (The overall layout and menu designs are great and easy to navigate.) Graphics: 8.5 (The graphics are good for a hand held) Sound "Voice Acting & Music" : 9 (The music is good ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    A good attempt Nintendo, but I know Mario can party harder!

    Rated on November 03, 2009 by matthova

    This game is pretty hard to review as it's meant to be played with more than one person, but I've only done that once. I have the first Mario Party game(for N64) so naturally i wanted this game. I...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Great Mario Party with a great collection of minigames and awesome multiplayer.

    Rated on June 07, 2008 by J-man45

    Gameplay. Mario Party DS offers some great new party boards to play on and really fun new minigames. Some games are really fun and make great use of the stylus or microphone, while a few are uncomfort...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Mario Party DS is great fun with some really good mini games!

    Rated on June 12, 2008 by xlil-starx

    I found this game to be so addictive... This was the first mario party game iv played and i was really happy with it.. Basically you choose a player [great selection including mario, luigi, peach, ...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.