PDC World Championship Darts 2008

PUBLISHED: 15:51 07 January 2008 | UPDATED: 21:27 26 October 2009

PDC World Championship Darts 2008 Price: £34.99 Format: Wii (also on PS2, PC) Age rating: 12+ WHILE it s almost impossible to replicate the tactile feel of throwing a dart, this officially licensed game makes a decent stab of it thanks to the Wii s moti

PDC World Championship Darts 2008

Price: £34.99

Format: Wii (also on PS2, PC)

Age rating: 12+

WHILE it's almost impossible to replicate the tactile feel of throwing a dart, this officially licensed game makes a decent stab of it thanks to the Wii's motion-sensitive controller. Once you've used the remote's pointer to set an aiming point on the screen, you simply hold down the 'A' button, bring the remote back and then swing it forward, releasing the 'A' button to throw the dart. It feels a bit ridiculous at first (and more like a tennis serve than a throwing movement) but, with practice, you'll soon be finding the treble 20s. For added authenticity, 16 of the world's top darts players feature in the game as well as all seven PDC Championship tournaments. Even the "voice of darts", Sid Waddell, gets in on the action by providing the commentary. Game on...


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