Banyard is a Adventuring game available on the Wii.
Banyard is a Adventuring game. Adventure games are enjoyed for two reasons: they provide enemy encounters that require tactics and strategy to conquor, and they create a fantasy world in which to explore and adventure.
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It is easy to overlook launch games, particularly if they have a franchise tie-in, and particularly if they are aimed at a younger audience. It is with that in mind that I returned to Barnyard, the Nickelodeon branded movie tie-in Wii launch title, for a second look.
With the summer fast approaching, I've recently dragged the sandpit out from under the deck and let the kids loose on it. Although they had played with it last year it now seems to have become much more interesting and absorbs many hours of their daytime play. A year on and they are able to return to this old game and play with it in new ways.
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