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1. Posted: Mon 8th Feb 2010 22:18 GMT
Inspired by a similar thread on another forum, I thought it'd be interesting to see what everyone thought of their DSiWare games by giving them a score of 1-10 (loosely based on how satisfied you are with your purchase). Here goes:
Number Battle (10/10)Brilliant strategy/board game based around numbers. Excellent WiFi multiplayer along with a varied story mode and an addictive puzzle mode. Considering this was a retail release in Japan, it's one of the most substantial DSiWare releases (and only 500 pts. to boot).
Pinball Pulse: The Ancients Beckon (10/10)Practically the perfect DSiWare release. Top-notch pinball physics on one of the best table designs I've ever played.
Art Style: Precipice (9/10)Succeeds as both a clever metaphor for the working life and an ingenious action/puzzle game.
Starship Defense (9/10)Appealing, minimalist design along with a large variety of challenging levels and solid balancing/depth make for one of the better tower defense games on any platform.
Trajectile (8/10)Great pick-up-and-play puzzle game that is only marred by somewhat confounding controls.
DK vs Mario 2: Minis March Again (8/10)Solid game, augmented by an excellent level creator and sharing service.
Art Style: Pictobits (8/10)Interesting, entertaining twist on the typical falling puzzler.
Art Style: Aquia (8/10)Under-appreciated gem of the Art Style catalog. It's difficult to grasp and maintains a fairly high challenge, but rewards perseverance with captivating, compelling sound design that evolves as you progress (in addition to a hearty helping of challenging gameplay).
Art Style: Digidrive (8/10)Incredibly addictive and frantic puzzle game if just a little too repetitive and straightforward.
Pop+ (7/10)Incredible soundtrack accompanied by a unique shooter-style game based around chaining similarly colored bubbles to advance and affect/build the music.
Dragon Quest Wars (7/10)Fun, simple strategy game hurt by a lack of substantial singleplayer (as well as the release of Number Battle).
Dark Void Zero (7/10)Enjoyable retro action game with some tedious and inconsistent level design.
Mighty Flip Champs (6/10)Bland paint-by-numbers gameplay hidden by a dual-screen "flipping" gimmick.
Edited on Mon 8th February, 2010 @ 22:26 by ACK
2. Posted: Mon 8th Feb 2010 23:09 GMT
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3. Posted: Mon 8th Feb 2010 23:27 GMT
i think there used to be a thread like this before?my overall score must be 8/10
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4. Posted: Mon 8th Feb 2010 23:47 GMT
Electroplankton Trapy - 10/10Electroplankton Luminarrow - 10/10Electroplankton Hanenbow - 10/10Electroplankton Sun Animalcule - 10/10Electroplankton Lumiloop - 10/10Electroplankton Rec-Rec - 10/10Electroplankton Marine Crystals - 10/10Electroplankton - Nanocarp - 10/10Electroplankton BeatNES - 10/10Electroplankton Varvoice - 9/10Pop Island - 9/10DK vs. Mario MMA! - 7/10Trajectile - 7/10UNO! - 8/10Hot and Cold: a 3d Hidden object adventure - 6/10Pro Putt Domo - 6/10myNotebook: Red - 9/10EDIT: Glow artisan - 8/10Art Academy First Semester - 9/10
Edited on Sat 13th February, 2010 @ 18:09 by Percentful
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5. Posted: Mon 8th Feb 2010 23:51 GMT
Electroplankton Varvoice - 9/10
Now that is beautiful bias.
6. Posted: Tue 9th Feb 2010 02:27 GMT
My opinion - 7/10NintendoLife average (score averaged based on NintendoLife review scores) : 7.7GameRankings Average (rounded to nearest percent) : 76.6%Combo of my opinion, NL and GR : 7.45%
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7. Posted: Tue 9th Feb 2010 02:29 GMT
I'd average my collection at about an 8/10.
8. Posted: Tue 9th Feb 2010 02:31 GMT
0/10.I don't even have a DSi
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9. Posted: Tue 9th Feb 2010 02:33 GMT
110percentful wrote:Electroplankton Varvoice - 9/10Now that is beautiful bias.
If you want an unbiased rating, you have to go to the electroplankton fan thread, where I posted my Unbiased ratings.Varvoice got a 1/10. What a shame.
10. Posted: Wed 10th Feb 2010 22:09 GMT
WarioWare: Snapped!: 3/10Art Style: Aquia: 8/10Mario vs DK: MMA: 10/10Art Style: PiCTOBiTS: 9/10Pop Island: 7/10Pop+ Solo: 7/10Art Style: precipice: 7/10Glow Artisan: 6/10Electroplankton: Luminarrow: 8/10Electroplankton: Beatness: 7/10Electroplankton: Hannenbow: 8/10
(I only count the stuff I spent points on, so Flipnote and the Browser are out...)
Overall (Average): 7/10
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11. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 00:19 GMT
Thorium Wars- 9/10 Awesome graphics and replay value. Gameplay is great, too.Mario vs. DK MMA- 9/10 Addicting gameplay and great value for its price.Asphalt 4- 6/10 Fun but gets old and repetitive.Dragon Quest Wars- 6/10 Fun but a lack of a single player campaign is turnoff.Art Style- PiCTOBiTS- 6/10 Fun but gets WAY too hard.Dark Void Zero- 7/10 Difficulty is unforgiving. Still pretty fun to play, though.Army Defender- 8/10 Addicting and great for picking-up-n-playing.Escapee GO!- 8/10 Fun game for the price.Bird & Beans- 7/10 Two fun games for a buck each= instant winPaper Airplane- 6/10 Another fun but repetitive game.Electroplankton: Hannenbow- 5/10 Meh.
Edited on Sat 13th February, 2010 @ 04:44 by Bassman_Q
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12. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 01:10 GMT
Art Academy First Semester - 8/10Dark Void Zero - 6/10Starship Defense - 10/10Trajectile - 7/10Base 10 - 8/10Pop Island - 9/10MVDK - 7/10Yummy Yummy Cooking Jam - 8/10Dragon Quest Wars - 4/10myNotebook - 6/10Sudoku Student - 7/10All Electroplankton - 3/10Pro Putt Domo - 5/10Pop+ Solo - 4/10
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13. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 03:08 GMT
I despise you.
Thorium Wars- 9/10 Awesome graphics and replay value. Gameplay is great, too.Mario vs. DK MMA- 9/10 Addicting gameplay and great value for its price.Asphalt 4- 6/10 Fun but gets old and repetitive.Dragon Quest Wars- 7/10 Fun but a lack of a single player campaign is turnoff.Art Style- PiCTOBiTS- 6/10 Fun but gets WAY too hard.Dark Void Zero- 7/10 Difficulty is unforgiving.Army Defender- 9/10 Addicting and great for picking-up-n-playing.Escapee GO- 8/10 Fun game for the price.Bird & Beans- 8/10 Two fun games for a buck each= instant winPaper Airplane- 6/10 Another fun but repetitive game.Electroplankton: Hannenbow- 5/10 Meh.
You're a little better. Meh.
Edited on Thu 11th February, 2010 @ 03:10 by Percentful
14. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 03:46 GMT
OsoOto wrote:Art Academy First Semester - 8/10Dark Void Zero - 6/10Starship Defense - 10/10Trajectile - 7/10Base 10 - 8/10Pop Island - 9/10MVDK - 7/10Yummy Yummy Cooking Jam - 8/10Dragon Quest Wars - 4/10myNotebook - 6/10Sudoku Student - 7/10All Electroplankton - 3/10Pro Putt Domo - 5/10Pop+ Solo - 4/10I despise you.
Qwikman wrote:Thorium Wars- 9/10 Awesome graphics and replay value. Gameplay is great, too.Mario vs. DK MMA- 9/10 Addicting gameplay and great value for its price.Asphalt 4- 6/10 Fun but gets old and repetitive.Dragon Quest Wars- 7/10 Fun but a lack of a single player campaign is turnoff.Art Style- PiCTOBiTS- 6/10 Fun but gets WAY too hard.Dark Void Zero- 7/10 Difficulty is unforgiving.Army Defender- 9/10 Addicting and great for picking-up-n-playing.Escapee GO- 8/10 Fun game for the price.Bird & Beans- 8/10 Two fun games for a buck each= instant winPaper Airplane- 6/10 Another fun but repetitive game.Electroplankton: Hannenbow- 5/10 Meh.You're a little better. Meh.
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15. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 10:30 GMT
Asphalt 4 90%Brain Training DSiWare (all three) 80%2 in 1 Solitaire 65%Puzzle League DSiWare 92%Army Defender 73%
Art Style: Aquite 74%Boxlife 85%Code 86%Intersect 75%Kubos 87%Nemrem 63%Pictopict 95%
Castle of Magic 84%Dr Mario DSiWare 92%
Electroplankton:Luminarrow 60%Hanenbow 67%
Flipnote 94%Mario v DK MMA 90%MFC 79%Rollway Puzzle 75%Pop Solo Plus 90%Reflect Missle 92%Starship Patrol 90%Suijin Taisen 92%Wakagummi 85%Suduko 150 62%Snakenoid 57%
Paper Plane 80%Pyoro 80%
Photo Dojo 95%Spotto 79%Elemental Masters 59%Pinball Pulse 69%Game and Watch Mario's Cement F 65%Uno DSiWare 65%Pop Island 84%
AI Race Tunnel 74%
Overall I'd rate DSiWare so far for me: 91%
Edited on Thu 29th April, 2010 @ 10:05 by LEGEND_MARIOID
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16. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 11:27 GMT
Mario vs Donkey Kong Minis March Again! (10/10)Great game with TONS of replay value due to trying to get gold and downloadable levels (let alone making your own!).
ELECTROPLANKTON Hanenbow (9/10)An excellent game, that's great form making tunes. I can't really place my finger on why it doesn't get a 10.
Trajectile (9/10)Lots of levels and fun. I can only play about 5 levels at a time, but that means this game will last a long time.
Art Style PiCTOBiTS (8/10)A fun game with great music.
Art Style precipice (8/10)I actually like this game a little more then pictobits, because it has an endless mode.
Pop Island (8/10)REALLY fun to play, especially with friends. One major problem, it makes your thumb hurt. No kidding.
Art Academy First Semester (7/10)This is a great art program, but I haven't used it much yet. I intend to get into it later, but currently I'm too caught up in all the new games I have.
BOMBERMAN BLITZ (7/10)This is a fun distraction, but not as much as some of my other games, and it gets boring if played in excess.
SUDOKU MASTER (7/10)PERFECT for the Sudoku craze I went through a few months ago!
My DSiWare library overall: 8.5/10
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17. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 12:24 GMT
Brain Age Maths - 8.5/10Brain Age Arts & Letters - 7/10
Really thought it would be the other way around... but I like maths more than I thought!
Brain Age Sudoku - 7.5/10Pictobits - 8.5/10Pyoro - 8/10
Yeah... all my games are pretty close. It's quite hard!
myNotebook - 5/10
I was pretty disappointed in this. Thought it might come in handy, as I'm always writing notes to myself (organisation freak). The writing is too jaggy. Needs some anti-aliasing.
Only included the .5s to separate my favourites a bit more.
Hasn't been anything I've wanted to spend my money on since those. I wasn't disappointed with the selection then. But I am now... Definitely needs more attention.
Edited on Thu 11th February, 2010 @ 12:26 by zemulii
18. Posted: Thu 11th Feb 2010 17:47 GMT
An addition to my collection:
Fieldrunners (9/10)Classic tower defense at it's finest. Fieldrunners is perfectly balanced with a considerable challenge and loads of replayability. Add in a substantial amount of content for the price and you have another one of the best tower defense games on any platform. Wouldn't have minded online leaderboards, though...
Edited on Thu 11th February, 2010 @ 22:37 by ACK
19. Posted: Fri 12th Feb 2010 05:52 GMT
I have waaaaaaaaay too much DSiware.
Edited on Fri 12th February, 2010 @ 05:55 by sonic_brawler95
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20. Posted: Sat 13th Feb 2010 03:50 GMT
I can't rate any of these by number, but I'll try to describe as much as I can think of. Usully if it's 2am and I have an urge to play a certain genre game, I'll download it off of DSiWare and haven't really had any regrets yet.
Dragon Quest Wars
Paper Airplane Chase
Picturebook Games: The Royal Bluff
Edited on Tue 2nd March, 2010 @ 02:21 by jdarrell