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Best Wii Games 2011
Look Back At The Greatest Wii Games Of 2011
There were a whole ton of good Wii games that came out in the year of 2011 but, some of those games stood tall amongst the rest. This enhanced review page has been created for you to get a good look back at all the very best Wii games of 2011.
Every game that made this list has been labeled a highly rated game by many of the video game aggregator sites around the web. You will find a few top-sellers in here as well.
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Top Wii Games 2011
Lost In Shadow - Release Date: 1/4/2011
Lost in Shadow$12.10
There is a Tower that rises above all in an alternate world. No one knows who built this or why it was built. One thing is certain, the Tower both casts a large shadow and at the same time is filled with moving shadows. There is a shadow of a boy that climbs this tower. He runs through the shadow of the Tower, solving mysteries and puzzles along the way, and fighting off enemies that try to stop him. The boy is not affected by gravity but his movement is restricted within the thin border between light and shadow...
Mario Sports Mix - Release Date: 2/7/2011
Mario Sports Mix$49.90
Genres: Action, Sports
Mario Sports Mix is a fast-paced and fun sports game for Wii featuring all your favorite Nintendo characters in over-the-top Mushroom Kingdom athletic action. Events included in the game are basketball, volleyball, dodgeball and hockey playable both on ice and elsewhere. Additional features include: multiplayer support, including four-player co-op play and two-on-two competitive play; special devastating moves available for each character; the ability to use koopa shells and other means against opposing players; a variety of game environments and more.
De Blob 2 - Release Date: 2/22/2011
De Blob 2$16.08
Genres: Action, Platformer
Comrade Black is back and so is his war on Color. There will be no stopping him or his brainwashing new cult from taking over Prisma City-that is, until de Blob comes back to re-ignite color revolution! Joining de Blob on his new journey is a new robot sidekick, named Pinky. This odd little floating robot will help de Blob blast enemies, disable traps, and navigate the challenging levels of Prisma City. The game will also present players with new side quests and adventurous opportunities to allow players to upgrade de Blob's abilities.
LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars - Release Date: 3/22/2011
LEGO Star Wars:
The Clone Wars$19.06
Genres: Action, Adventure
The third sequel, LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars, combines the epic stories and iconic characters from the Star Wars universe and hit animated TV series Star Wars: The Clone Wars with all new gameplay features. Players will enjoy brand new game mechanics allowing them to create, control and explore in a galaxy far, far away like never before. Promising breathtaking visuals as well as new characters and levels, the game also features the signature tongue-in-cheek humor from the Lego universe. With over 20 story-based missions and 40 bonus levels spanning the entire Clone Wars era, LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars will allow fans to explore endlessly through the Star Wars galaxy.
TrackMania Turbo: Build To Race - Release Date: 3/24/2011
Build to Race$25.21
Use your Wii Remote and your Nunchuk or even your Wii Wheel to pilot cars at incredible speeds on countless tracks full of ramps, loops, turbo boosts and all kinds of other craxy track pieces. Race drastically different environments and numerous game modes. This action packed user-based racing games allows the players to create their own race tracks with the built in track editor and share them online with their friends. Play with other racers and download their very own custom made courses to try for yourself. Trackmania allows racers to compete not only for racing skills and speed but also creative thinking and devious construction.
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters - Release Date: 3/29/2011
Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 12:
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters is a multiplayer golf game for Wii that allows players to step into the shoes of some of the greatest pro golfers on the PGA tour as they go for the ultimate prize in the sport, the Masters title. Play championship courses like Augusta National Golf Club. Rely on the advice of your trusted caddie. Relive memorable Masters moments and climb in the PGA ranks in your quest for the legendary green jacket. Additional features include: mini-golf fun, 4-player support online and offline, Balance Board support and more.
WWE All-Stars - Release Date: 3/29/2011
WWE All Stars$36.98
Genres: Fighting, Sports
WWE All-stars is an arcade style wrestling game that pits current superstar wrestlers from the WWE and legends from earlier eras together in the same game. Classic wrestlers like Andre the Giant, Jimmy Snuka, the Ultimate Warrior and many more face off against current superstars like John Cena, Triple H, Randy Orton and Undertaker in battles designed to determine who is actually the best of all time in the "squared circle." Additional features include: a wealth of match types, The best roster ever seen in a wrestling game, four character classes and more.
Conduit 2 - Release Date: 4/19/2011
Genres: First-Person, Shooter
Conduit 2 challenges players to uncover and battle against an alien conspiracy that has coopted the highest levels of the US government and that now threatens the entire world. Follow-up game to the well received Wii FPS, The Conduit, Conduit 2 continues the groundbreaking action seen in the first game, bringing cutting-edge FPS gameplay and functionality rarely if ever seen on the Wii platform. Features include: 4 player local co-op with split-screen support, 12-player support online, online chat, character customization options and upgrades, a 20-weapon strong arsenal and much, much more.
LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game - Release Date: 5/10/2011
of the Caribbean
Genres: Action, Adventure
LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game is an action adventure game that brings the Pirates of the Caribbean world and all its colorful characters to life in LEGO Brick form. Players will experience all the memorable scenes from the first three films, as well as those in the upcoming fourth film, "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides," in the humorous and quirky LEGO Video Games style.
Cars 2: The Video Game - Release Date: 6/21/2011
The Video Game$34.98
Cars 2: The Video Game lets players jump into the Cars 2 universe with some of their favorite Cars personalities in exotic locations around the globe. Play as Mater, Lightning McQueen, and other brand new characters. Take on dangerous missions, compete to become the fastest racecar in the world, or use spy skills in exciting, action-packed combat racing and battle arenas. Players can race against friends and family in either single or multiplayer modes with up to four players to unlock challenging new tracks, characters, events and thrilling spy missions.
Madden NFL 12 - Release Date: 8/30/2011
Madden NFL 12$49.95
Madden NFL 12 continues the rich tradition of the storied franchise by bringing fans closer to the NFL than ever before. Featuring all 32 teams, stadiums, and your favorite players in the league, Madden NFL 12 is True to the Game.
Driver: San Francisco - Release Date: 9/6/2011
Driver San Francisco$32.15
With crime lord Charles Jericho now on the loose San Francisco faces a terrible threat. Only one man can stand against him. He has driven the streets of a hundred cities, spent his whole life putting criminals behind bars. But to take Jericho down, there can be no turning back, and he knows that this may very well be his last ride. His name is John Tanner. He is the Driver.
Bit.Trip Complete - Release Date: 9/13/2011
Bit.Trip Complete is a compilation of all 6 award-winning Bit. Trip games: BEAT, CORE, VOID, RUNNER, FATE, and FLUX! This complete version includes a video gallery with more than 25 clipstelling the story of Commander Video, an image gallery with concept art,and an audio gallery featuring fan remixes, original songs, and demos of Bit.Trip songs. All copies are packaged with a limited edition Bit.Trip Soundtrack Sampler. Only in complete will you be able to read six letters to Bit.Trip fans,written by the series' director.
Just Dance 3 - Release Date: 10/7/2011
Just Dance 3$29.99
Genres: Dance, Music, Party, Rhythm
Just Dance 3 kick-starts the party with over 45 tracks from multiple genres and popular artists. With a variety of all-new gameplay modes, tracks with 4-part choreographies that allow up to 4 players to uniquely shine, and innovative cardio options, Just Dance 3 was made to keep the world dancing!
Go Vacation - Release Date: 10/11/2011
Genres: Family, Party
Go Vacation is a family-friendly Action-Party game in which players visit the amazing Kawawii Island where the ultimate vacation can be had by all. The island is packed with a wide variety of activities ranging from simple carnival games, all the way to vehicle racing and horseback riding to thrill sports like surfing, river rafting and skydiving. Players can also relax and take things more slowly as they explore the island with a pet. Additional features include 4-player multiplayer and support for accessories like the Wii MotionPlus, Wii Zapper accessory, and Wii Balance Board (all sold separately).
Skylanders Spyro's Adventure - Release Date: 10/16/2011
Genres: Action, Adventure, Role-Playing
Skylanders Spyro's Adventure is a spin-off from the Spyro series designed for younger players that unlocks a whole new game universe while incorporating a unique gameplay mechanic utilizing more than 30 physical action figures that synch with consoles, creating a controllable in-game representation of that figure. The Starter Pack contains three action figures, an exclusive game peripheral as well as other items. The game features co-op and competitive multiplayer, mini-games and more.
Kirby's Return to Dream Land - Release Date: 10/24/2011
Kirby's Return to
Genres: Action, Platformer, Side-Scroller
Kirby and his friends are back in an adventure designed to satisfy longtime Kirby fans and beginners alike. When an alien spaceship crashes in the otherwise peaceful realm of Pop Star, its pieces are scattered throughout the land. Players must guide Kirby as he retrieves the ship's parts and helps the aliens return to their home planet. This time, however, he's not alone. At any time, up to three more players can join in the fun and play as Meta Knight, King Dedede and Waddle Dee to help Kirby in his quest.
Fortune Street - Release Date: 12/5/2011
Join in the market mayhem with Mario and friends on Fortune Street! Go for broke with your favorite Super Mario characters in this exciting new kind of board game. Snatch up properties invest in shops charge your foes out the nose buy stocks low and sell 'em high...that's how you earn the big bucks on Fortune Street! Mario and friends strike it rich! Worlds collide in this thrilling game of finance and strategy when beloved Super Mario characters like Mario Donkey Kong Yoshi and Bowser face off against such Dragon Quest favorites as Slime Angelo and Jessica all on each others' home turfs.
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 - Release Date: 11/11/2011
LEGO Harry Potter:
Genres: Action, Adventure
Based on the last three Harry Potter books and final four films, LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 takes players through Harry Potter's heroic adventures in the Muggle and wizarding worlds. From Privet Drive in Little Whinging to Diagon Alley, Hogsmeade and Hogwarts - plus new locations including Grimmauld Place, the Ministry of Magic, and Godric's Hollow - players will encounter new faces, new challenges and new magic, preparing them for the ultimate face-off against Lord Voldemort.
Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympics - Release Date: 11/15/2011
Mario & Sonic
at the London
Genres: Action, Family Friendly, Sports
Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games is a Sports-Party game set at the 2012 Summer Olympic games in London and featuring a wide range of characters from both the Nintendo and Sonic game universes who compete in a wide range of sports events. A Wii exclusive for console play, the game continues the fun of the Mario & Sonic Olympic game series with additional new real-world events, "Dream Games" offering expanded Arcade style gaming possibilities, the unique head-to-head multiplayer London Party Mode, and more all against the iconic background of real London city venues.
Rayman Origins - Release Date: 11/15/2011
Genres: Action, Adventure, Platformer, Side-Scroller
When the Glade of Dreams is overrun by "nefurrious" Darktoons, the Fairy Council hastily invokes Rayman to save the day; but the hero of light isn't quite all there to help him, Rayman teams up with his best friend, Globox, and two crafty wizards, the Teensies. Together, the world's most hilarious team of heroes will need to restore peace to the Glade or watch as their beloved home vanishes like a bad dream.
The Legend of Zelda Skyward Sword - Release Date: 11/20/2011
The Legend of Zelda:
Genres: Action, Adventure
This new Zelda game introduces full motion control enabled by the Wii MotionPlus accessory. With this accessory players are now able to synchronize their movement with the exact sword swings of Link. If you make a vertical slicing motion through the air, Link will also make a vertical slicing motion in game. This fresh new Zelda adventure also features an array of new never before seen items that have yet to have been used by Link. The E3 Trailer of Skyward Sword ended with us witnessing Link plunging head first off a cliff. One can only wonder what other new control and game-play mechanics Nintendo has thought up this time.