When the Hyenas barked, and scratched they had seen realistic as it gets. On the way he will bump into a number of familiar faces like the wisecracking meerkat Timon, his warthog sidekick Pumbaa and even Simba's childhood companion Nala. It took me around two hours to complete the entire game, including all the mini-games and collecting all the cut scenes from the original movies. Each step further towards your goal Simba will be forced to deal with hardships that he must overcome. At the beginning of Simba's adventure you may choose the difficulty of the game which will decide how many coins you must attain in order to unlock the next stage. Bottom Line As I played Simba's Mighty Adventure, it became apparent that this is one of those games you play once or twice and put on the shelf for the next time you want a good laugh. If your levelheaded thinking pays off, you will finally learn what it takes to be king! When Simba became a full-grown cub, he was very life like, and he moved and ran actually resembled a real lion.
Graphics The graphics are pleasing to look at but not head-turning. The backgrounds were beautiful a lot of colors were used and put into them. Play through the action of the movie in 10 levels of adventure and puzzles. His father is the current King of the Savannah and the young prince is able to frolic the lands at will; jumping on and around other subjects of this animal kingdom. It was humorous to hear the characters comment on the events going on in the game. It isn't a terrible game to purchase, but you should probably buy it only if it is on sale.
The game has its moments--they may be few and far between, but there are still things that players of a younger age category could really get into. In my opinion, if you want to watch talking cartoon animals you should just rent the movie instead of buying the game. As an added bonus, if you happen to spell Simba out of the letter fragments that you run across in each stage you will have the option to watch clips from the actual movie, though even if you happen to miss collecting all the letters you may be able to watch extra movie clips by finishing one of the stages. More than one of the stages in the game has a terrible angle view where your character is facing the bottom of the screen. Gameplay, Controls, Interface In Simba's Mighty Adventure you must guide Simba through each level attempting to collect a variety of different colored coins.
Driven into the wilderness by his evil uncle Scar, Simba finds salvation and Hakuna Matata with Pumbaa the warthog and Timon the meerkat. The characters are animated and comical but they would be more entertaining for the younger generation of players, so don't expect too much out of the game in terms of graphics. When King Mufasa is killed and Scar takes over the kingdom, Simba is banished from the lands of his birthright and has to grow up fast, honing his skills, for the day of his return. Now, you too can be part of the adventure! If playing a ferocious lion isn't enough, if you collect the gourds during each stage you will be able to play one of Rafiki's mini-games: Meerkat Bash, Bug Catching, Rafiki Martial Arts and Matching Game. On another note, the clips from the original Lion King movie were poorly scanned onto the disc which makes viewing them a less than enjoyable experience.
Simba's Mighty Adventure is not a game for players looking for a good challenge. All of them looked much like the movie and were very plush and life like, they resembled the beautifully music pictures to a Tee. Audio As Simba grows in the game he meets the characters from the movie who advise him on how to survive in the jungle. The way he would scratch and fight the panthers and other animals in the jungle kingdom seems very realistic. Each game has a time limit in which you have to either catch as many bugs you can, defend Rafiki from a pack of ravenous hyenas, have Pumbaa race to sit on Timon's head or help Kiara match the pictures on sixteen different stones. Help Simba achieve adulthood and reclaim the Pridelands in The Lion King.
The only complaint I had throughout the game was that the character controls were sloppy at best. In exchange for playing it, you are instead asked for a small favor. As you wander through each stage you have the option to collect a variety of different items such as letters that spell Simba, gourds that help unlock mini-games and meat that replenishes Simba's health meter. Master moves like the pounce and roar. Simba will also have to fight a variety of challenging enemies from mere bugs to ferocious hyenas--even his evil uncle Scar. Naturally, Simba will face a number of enemies including hyenas and wildebeasts. On top of terrible camera angles, Simba's movement is poor since he has a terrible problem judging the distance it takes for him to stop or to pounce on an enemy.
Throughout the game the things the characters say help you feel the mood of the scene and aid you in getting to know the characters better. Overview Simba, that lovable lion cub from the movies, joins you in the Activision game where you help guide him through the dangerous African plains. Some in particular was Hakuna Matata and the original Prime Rock, with the beautiful water falls, and greenery resembled very much the movie Hakuna Matata scenes. To the facial expression that young Simba showed, when he roared and when he had that adorable youthful look on his face. The bugs that you fought as a cub were truly detailed as well. .
Start life as Simba the lion cub, and try to survive long enough to become The Lion King. Now, you too can be part of the adventure! You must aid young Simba through nine levels that will test his skill as the future ruler of the Pride Lands. Driven into the wilderness by his evil uncle Scar, Simba finds salvation and Hakuna Matata with Pumbaa the warthog and Timon the meerkat. Since the enemies do not deviate from a general path, it usually is easy to avoid or pounce on them. As you play you will find that it is fairly easy to collect enough extra lives to experiment and have fun throughout the entire game.
This makes it difficult to pick up items and avoid oncoming attacks from enemies. . . . .