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Wii Party Review

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Posted: 14 months ago, last updated 2 weeks ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.


Wii Party is a party game that offers a variety of challenges that each use the Wii Remote motion controls. These 80 mini game challenges are organised through three sections of the game: Party Games, House Party Games, and Pair Games.

House Party section offers five modes that are for groups in the living room.
  • Animal Tracker (2-4 players, 5 min)
  • Hide 'n' Hunt (2-4 players, 15 min)
  • Time Bomb (2-4 players, 5 min)
  • Word Bomb (2-4 players, 5 min)
  • Buddy Quiz (3-4 players, 5 min)

Party Games mode can be played by 1-4 players.
  • Board Game Island (1-4 players, 45 min)
  • Globe Trot (1-4 players, 60 min)
  • Swap Meet/Mii of a Kind (1-4 players, 30-45 min)
  • Spin-Off (1-4 players, 30 min)
  • Bingo (1-4 players, 15 min)

Pair Games are for two players and are either cooperative or competitive.
  • Friend Connection (2 players only, 5 min)
  • Balance Boat (1-2 players, 5-15 min)
  • Match-Up (1-2 players, 15 min)

Minigame modes consist of of five types.
  • Free Play (1-4 players, 5 min)
  • Battle Mode (1-4 players, 5-30 min)
  • Solo Mode (1 player only, 15-60 min)
  • Challenge Mode (1-4 players depending on the game, 5-30 min)
  • Spot the Sneak / Rule Reversal (2-4 players, 15-30 min)

DetailsGame Details

Content Rating: PEGI 3

Skill Rating: 6+ year-olds

Release Date: 08/07/2010

Platforms: Wii and Wii U

Genres: Action, Platform, Puzzle and Racing

Developer: @Nintendo


Duration: This game will take between 15 minutes and 45 minutes to complete.
Players: You can play with 4 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online.


Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

This game has been rated PEGI 3.
This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.

Skill Rating: This game is enjoyed by 6+ year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity. You can play some minigames on their own. This works well for super young players who can grow into the more competitive aspects as they get older.


We haven't recorded accessibility settings for this game yet. Our Wii Party Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features. Tweet the developer (@Nintendo) to let them know about our Accessibility Questionnaire.

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