Parents' Guide to

ESPN Sports Connection

By Mark Raby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Modest collection of sports games is more fun with others.

Game Nintendo Wii U 2012
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ESPN Sports Connection can offer a fun experience if players are able to gather up multiple friends or family members to join in the fray. The single-player experience is admittedly flat, with no sort of unlockable rewards or other incentives to master the game when other players are not around. In fact, even with additional participants partaking in the mini-games, the level of fun only goes so far. For example, the kart racing mini-game offers a relatively bland series of twists and turns, which get boring after a while. In addition, the load times across all mini-games is frustrating. Players waiting to move on to the next mini-game can end up sitting around while the game sluggishly chugs along. In other words, ESPN Sports Connection isn't a bad game but neither is it exciting or unique.

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