A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this game.
Dick Dastardly and Muttley are the bad boys of the game, setting traps for unwitting racers.
Violence & Scariness
Very light: Using Wacky Power, you attack enemy cars so they break down.
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Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that this game will frustrate the kids. It's far too hard to steer and stay on course. Sometimes, you won't even see your race car because it goes behind a hill.
Is It Any Good?
Furthermore, the video cutscenes stop the race right in the middle to show Dick Dastardly and Muttley as they plan a trap for you. You'll then use the Wiimote to get out of the trap by, say, placing screws in the right places in a puzzle. This interruption is so annoying, it's like cutting to a commercial when Tiger Woods is about to hit a putt. What an utter debacle. The game makers had a good idea with powerups and a good franchise with Wacky Races; but, just like a tire rolling on a nail, it all went flat when it came to game play and design.
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