Video Games > Wii > Trivia > Most Wished For






Price: $18.14 ($29.99)

(as of 2012-12-04 23:57:49 PST)

You save $11.85 (40%)

Usually ships in 4-5 business days

Platform: Nintendo Wii

Rating: 3.6 / 5.0 (5 votes)

Released: 2009-09-22

Buying Choices

9 new from $15.99
8 used from $12.40

(as of 2012-12-04 23:57:49 PST)




Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey by Ubisoft

No valid json found

Game Screenshots

Game Details

Brand: Ubisoft Category: Trivia Platform: Nintendo Wii ESRB: Everyone

Check All Offers Add to Wish List Customer Reviews Trade-In List

Description

Where’s Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey video game brings Martin Handford’s classic book to life in a spectacular new way, allowing kids to discover this popular fanchise as an original interactive adventure for the whole family. Search for the one and only Waldo and his cast of friends.

Features

  • Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey features both the single player Single Traveler Mode as well as 2-player versus action in Party Mode, which utilizes a selection of power-ups to hinder your opponent.
  • True-to-the original book concept where player find Waldo and other characters and items across the game's interactive maps.
  • In-game challenges that are assigned as part of the gameplay and unlockable, a built-in hint system that ensures that no puzzle is ever too hard to solve.
  • Twelve interactive game levels filled with fantastically odd content appropriate for players of any age.
  • A cast of familiar characters from the Where's Waldo universe including: Waldo, Woof, Wizard Whitebeard, Wenda and Odlaw.

Editorial Review

Based on the famous franchise and the children's book of the same name, Where’s Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey is an original interactive puzzle-solving adventure for the whole family, that has players searching for the one and only Waldo and his cast of friends. The game contains a wide variety of challenges unlocked as the game progresses, a storyline true to the Where’s Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey book and interactive map functionality that brings the Where's Waldo universe alive like never before.

Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey game logo
Classic Where's Waldo visual gameplay in Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey for Wii
Classic Where's Waldo gameplay.
.
Multiplayer split-screen from Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey for Wii
Multiplayer split-screen support.
.
Wacky paint multiplayer power-up from Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey for Wii
Search-hindering powerups.
.

Gameplay
Just as in the Where's Waldo books, the focus of Where’s Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey is finding Waldo, along with other characters or items hidden throughout the game. Hints are available through Waldo's pet dog Woof who is always willing to help out with puzzle-solving. As players traverse the game's many levels they will cross path with a variety of characters, most friends but also Waldo's nemesis and polar opposite Odlaw, who is intent on misleading Waldo at the most inopportune times.

Characters
The world of Where’s Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey is packed full of images and oddities, but there are faces that players will soon get to know. Reoccurring characters in the game include:

  • Waldo – The world famous globe-trotter in stripes is back on the road and inviting you along for the ride! Join Waldo as he embarks on a quest to find twelve ancient scrolls hidden throughout twelve fantastic worlds.
  • Wizard Whitebeard – As Waldo's magical mentor, there is much to be learned from Wizard Whitebeard, so look to him for guidance on your journey. One piece of advice, though: don’t mind the wizard’s funny side –he’s known for his quirky sense of humor.
  • Wenda – A fellow travel addict, Wenda is never far behind Waldo on his adventures. In addition to her uncanny fashion sense, Wenda has a keen eye for photography and is always carrying – and losing her camera.
  • Woof – Waldo’s four-legged friend, Woof, is there to help you during the search (but only if you have a bone). He’s a very clever dog with a penchant for puzzles, so don’t be surprised if he wants to play a game or two with you along the way.
  • Odlaw – Watch out for this fellow. His dastardly plans to trick Waldo include unleashing a mess of Swamp Creatures that wreak havoc and overrun each location. Be sure to keep an eye out for Odlaw’s signature black and yellow stripes, because you’re the only one who can stop him.

Game Modes and Power-ups.
Where’s Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey for Wii contains multiple ways to play. If you are alone choose Single Traveler Mode to take to the road by yourself, while Party Mode allows you to challenge a friend to take the journey with you. While playing in the multiplayer Party Mode players can also take advantage of a selection of wacky power-ups to enhance their searches by giving themselves an advantage over their opponent.

Key Game Features

  • True-to-the original book concept where player find Waldo and other characters and items across the game's interactive maps.
  • In-game challenges that are both assigned as part of the gameplay and unlockable with success throughout the game.
  • A built-in hint system that ensures that no puzzle is ever too hard to solve.
  • Twelve interactive game levels filled with fantastically odd content appropriate for players of any age.
  • A cast of familiar characters from the Where's Waldo universe including: Waldo, Woof, Wizard Whitebeard, Wenda and Odlaw.
  • Where's Waldo?: The Fantastic Journey features both the single player Single Traveler Mode as well as 2-player versus action in Party Mode.
  • The game includes a selection of power-ups. in multiplayer mode used to enhance your searches or compromise those of an opponent.

More Details

Publisher: UBI Soft Category: Trivia Binding: Video Game Language: English

Similar Products

Ultimate I Spy
Mystery Case Files: The Malgrave Incident
I Spy Spooky Mansion
Ultimate I Spy/I Spy Spooky Mansion – Game Pack
Haunted House

Comments






Become a fan of GameVeto.com – Your #1 Source for Video Games, Consoles & Accessories! on Facebook for the inside scoop on latest and most popular video games.