Wario's Woods

Wario's Woods

2006

System
NES
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Nintendo

7.2

Game Rating

User Ratings: 11

Our Review: 7/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Puzzle
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 19th Nov 2006, 500 points (USA)
  • 8th Dec 2006, 500 points (UK/EU)
  • 12th Dec 2006, 500 points (JPN)

3DS eShop

  • 29th May 2013, ¥500 (JPN)
  • 25th Oct 2013, £3.59/€3.99 (UK/EU)
  • 7th Nov 2013, $4.99 (USA)

Wii U eShop

  • 7th Nov 2013, $4.99 (USA)
  • 27th Feb 2014, £3.49 (UK/EU)
  • 29th Jan 2014, ¥500 (JPN)
Series
Wario
Controller Support
All

Screenshots (6)

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Reviews

  • 12

    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review Wario's Woods

    Kinopio's Canopy

    Wario's Woods has had quite a storied legacy over the last few decades, standing not only as the last officially licensed game released on Nintendo's legendary NES in North America in 1994, but also one of the very first titles available on the Wii's Virtual Console service. In-between those impressive milestones, it made an...

  • 19

    3DS eShop / NES

    Review Wario's Woods

    It's back like you wooden believe

    Originally released in 1994, Wario's Woods holds the prestigious honour of being the last officially licensed game to release for the NES in North America; that's a remarkably long time after the console itself launched in the mid-eighties. Yet while it's impressive that the legendary system received a first-party...

  • 4

    Wii Virtual Console / NES

    Review Wario's Woods

    If you go down to the woods today...

    Toad, the hero of this story (or Mushroom-head to his mates) gets to show off his muscles in this Tetris-style falling block game by lifting and stacking bombs and monsters. Our friend Toad cleverly discovered that if he puts monsters of the same colour in a row along with a bomb of the same colour that they will...

About The Game

Wario's Woods is a puzzle game in which Toad piles up falling creatures and bombs in order to make them all disappear, collect gold coins and reach the next level. Setting up chain reactions is a very effective strategy to go far in this game.

Several supporting characters of the Mario series make a guest appearance. The NES version of Wario's Woods is mostly remembered for being the last NES game officially released in the West. Although less known than other puzzle games from Nintendo such as Dr. Mario and Tetris Attack, Wario's Woods can become quite addictive and is definitely worth a try for puzzle fans.