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Jeopardy
THQ

November 2nd, 2010







Price: $20.16

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Platform: Nintendo Wii

Rating: 4.2 / 5.0 (73 votes)

Released: 2010-11-02

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Jeopardy by THQ

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Brand: THQ Category: Trivia Platform: Nintendo Wii ESRB: Everyone


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Description

Join Alex Trebek on the set of “America’s Favorite Quiz Show!” Use your quick wits and lightning fast skills to be the first to pose your question!

Features

  • Player tracking system that compiles content statistics over time
  • Test your knowledge across a wide range of topic through 2,400 categories in authentic Jeopardy!, Double Jeopardy! and Final Jeopardy! rounds
  • Play against virtual opponents or bring the whole family together in 3-person multiplayer
  • Use Wii Remote to ring in and answer clues and/or optional Wii Speak microphone to answer clues verbally just like on the show
  • Enjoy fun “commercial break” mini-games, show related trivia and full Mii support

Editorial Review

Jeopardy! is a game show style quiz game for play on the Wii video game platform. An accurate representation of the iconic TV show of the same name, Jeopardy features over 2,400 clues, 1-3 player support and Wii representations of real-life host Alex Trebek and members of his “Clue Crew.” In addition to familiar Jeopardy! “answer-question” gameplay, the Wii version contains “commercial break” mini-games and trivia. Additional functionality includes: an in-game studio audience, Mii support, the ability to use your Wii Remote to ring in and Wii Speak microphone support to input responses verbally.

Jeopardy! game logo

This…Is…Jeopardy!

Now you and your whole family can enter the studio and take up the signaling button on America's favorite quiz show as Jeopardy! comes to Wii. In this re-creation players take on the role of contestants battling for cash as they tackle categories both familiar and foreign, always remembering to phrase answers in the form of a question. Mirroring the TV show format, the game features 1-3 player support, allowing the whole family to play, or two players or less to face AI opponents as they uncover the 2,400 clues built into the game.

Host Alex Trebek from Jeopardy! for Wii
Your host, Alex Trebek.
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Along with the standard quiz show format the game features “commercial break” mini-games and show related trivia that add to the fun and diversify the gameplay action. New and established fans of the show will also be delighted that the game contains Wii style representations and voice work by host Alex Trebek, as well as appearances by members of the Jeopardy! Clue Crew who provide occasional visual clues. Combine all this with Wii Remote motion control functionality that lets players ring in with the push of a button and Wii Speak microphone capabilities (sold separately) that allow you to provide answers verbally, and you have an addictive video game Jeopardy! experience that truly does justice to the original TV game show.

Key Game Features

  • Test your knowledge across a wide range of topic through 2,400 categories in authentic Jeopardy!, Double Jeopardy! and Final Jeopardy! rounds
  • Play against virtual opponents or bring the whole family together in 3-person multiplayer
  • Use Wii Remote to ring in and answer clues
  • Optional Wii Speak microphone functionality to answer clues verbally just like on the show
  • Enjoy fun “commercial break” mini-games and show related trivia
  • Full Mii support, even allowing for new outfits
  • Player tracking system that compiles content statistics over time

Additional Screenshots

The Jeopardy! game board from Jeopardy! for Wii
Challenging categories.
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Familiar Jeopardy! answer-question gameplay flow from Jeopardy! for Wii
Familiar Jeopardy! gameplay.
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Inputing response via Wii Remote in Jeopardy! for Wii
Wiimote & Wii Speak support.
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A Clue Crew answer in Jeopardy! for Wii
Clue Crew visual clues.
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More Details

Publisher: THQ Category: Trivia Binding: Video Game Language: English

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