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Ashes Cricket 2009 will be the first cricket game on Wii when it bowls into shops in August, and we've got some new screens.... read more

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Ashes Cricket Wii shots

Postby Jamie_Slaughter » 04 Jul 2009, 09:33

Don't let this man anywhere near the review copy...
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Postby Billybob21 » 04 Jul 2009, 14:08

At least have someone with atleast a vague understanding of the sport to talk about this game.
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Postby Cybermaster » 04 Jul 2009, 18:15

I seem to say this every single time an article on a sports game is realised, but here we go:

Good work. Looks good. Now someone get to work on a new Rugby game.
Don't do it!
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Postby Eclipse Dj » 06 Jul 2009, 11:07

Codies delivered well on Wii's Overlord visuals, but F1 2009, DIRT 2 and now this are, to use a cricket term - batting below average!

Below is a screenshot from this Wii version:

http://cdn.medialib.computerandvideogames.c ... 218065.jpg

Now here is a screenshot of Brian Lara International Cricket 2007 on PS2, also made by Codemasters - so how come a 2 year old game on an inferior powed console, made by the same developer actually looks better than whats on offer now???

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/20 ... een001.jpg

Below is a screenshot of EA's Cricket 07 on PS2, which also shows up this latest Wii 'effort'

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/20 ... een010.jpg

If this makes no use of the Motion Plus or has no online modes it will be a complete waste of a title that has great potential on Wii. Include both and this will happily sit alongside the likes of Grand Slam and Tiger Woods 10, omit both and use these shoddy visuals and you've lost over half your market already!
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