They have no form to them; they're almost all basically a line with many bumps and curves in the road that try to throw you off. . However, it has little comparison to the original Super Monkey Ball. These new game modes give players the chance to compe. The controls are off, the graphics look absurdly simple, and the depth of the game itself is somewhat below superficial.
The goal of the game is to maneuver a monkey trapped in a ball by tilting the labyrinth and reaching the goal at the end of the maze. Grab your clubs and tee off with 18 holes of banana bliss. They offer a nice little break from the main game every once in a while, but by no means offer more exciting gameplay than the normal mode. Music: 7 Again, a distict comparison must be made with Super Monkey Ball Jr. As soon as you beat one stage, you can figure out the strategy to the next. The game also does its best to replicate the sound effects for the original, including some voice clips, so some credit must be given there.
Apart from the single player puzzle experience which includes more then 60 arenas , up to four people can play a collection of mini-games which you must unlock in the single player game. Support Emuparadise: Sponsor Message: Share with your Friends: Play in your browser Beta : You have the option of playing Super Monkey Ball Jr U Venom in your browser, right here at EmuParadise! Play monkey bowling aka ten pin bowling , monkey fight knock the other 3 players' monkey ball out of the circle arena or an 18 hole mini golf challenge. On top of that, you can link up with others who have the game for even more party fun! But fortunately, you get a stage practice mode where you can play the stage you got stuck on until you can pass it flawlessly. The party games are also small downsized versions of its predecessor. Super Monkey Ball 2 Sakura Ed v1. And that caused some major problems with gameplay.
Also, because the game rewards you whenever you clear at least one stage, you keep coming back again and again in order to achieve all of the unlockables even if it means doing the same stages over and over again. This concept work exceptionally well on the Gamecube, but how does its miniaturized sibling stack up? Graphics 6 Sound 7 Addictive 7 Depth 7 Difficulty 9 Based on the Gamecube series of the same name, Super Monkey Ball Jr. One example are the Master stages which can be unlocked by going through Expert without using a continue. Only during frustrating bits of the game do you get the urge to ragequit. Scattered across the stage are Dole sponsored bananas that you can collect, but are usually out of your way. The moment they are approved we approve submissions twice a day.
It only gets annoying when you run out of continues and have to restart from the beginning of the set of levels to get back where you were. Unfortunately, the music does little justice for the original. This latest installment contains three brand-new compelling gameplay choices including single-player puzzle levels, Monkey Race and Monkey Fight. Your monkey also has an extreme banana addiction. These new game modes give players the chance to compete via wireless connection with up to four players in the best 3D social experience possible in the palm of their hands. As a result, what you get is something that looks somewhat like the original, but doesn't work quite as right.
Unless they were forced to. I'm sure there's even more in it that I'm forgetting. Addictiveness: 7 Fortunately, the concept of Super Monkey Ball still holds up in the miniaturized game, though it's somewhat plagued by poor controls and presentation. You also have a time limit in which you have to reach the goal before it runs out; otherwise, it also counts as falling off the stage. This latest installment contains three brand-new compelling gameplay choices including single-player puzzle levels, Monkey Race and Monkey Fight. Many of them contain curves that need button presses that are closer together than diagonols, but these are not possible on the Gameboy Advance.
Includes 10 stages from the exotic Far East World. This can be a big issue when trying to go up slopes, navigate very narrow passages, or time your rolling so that you hit the goal at the right time. Graphics: 6 It's a rather unfortunate fact that Super Monkey Ball Jr. You can't be quite as precise with your movements with the D-pad. Difficulty: 9 Again, the difficulty of the game comes from the fact that the game simply doesn't work on the Gameboy. Only the smartest monkey will win! That's the basic overall goal of the game.
Complete all the stages needed to beat the difficulty you're on, and you win the game. Depth: 7 Super Monkey Ball Jr offers depth in terms of strategy for each individual stage and the game in general. The idea of trying to roll a ball into a goal while avoiding as many obstacles as you can is entertaining. When you earn 2500 Play Points which you get by beating stages in the main game , you can unlock one of six Party games. However, the game keeps rooting for you and you get the incentive to try again. Your monkey being only a 2D image not only makes it difficult to judge exactly where it is on the stage, and it ruins the effect of the 3D stage.
Your little monkey, inside a ball, relies on your movement of the arena to get to the required objectives collecting items, getting to the finish line in under a certain time limit, etc. Super Monkey Ball, in nature, wasn't designed to be used with any type of control other than a control stick. Just grab your bananas along the way to earn extra lives before time runs out. You can't make precise movements using only the directional pad that the Gameboy Advance offers. In multiplayer, two to four people can pick the same character. You are rewarded for your efforts, though, as 50 bananas will earn you an extra life. Roll around the Far East, as you tilt and steer one of four adorable monkeys through 125 themed mazes and a beautiful world of cherry blossoms.