... With my Xbox came Lego Batman and I spent many an hour trying to complete the game, I’d heard much about the Lego series and had seen the television advertisements for them and my first impressions were that they looked like they were going to be a fun way to pass a few hours on. My instinct ... Read review
LEGO Harry Potter Years 1-4 combines two of the most beloved franchises to deliver a ... more
magical, fun-filled adventure. Based on Harrys first four books and films - Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire- fans can experience Harrys first four years at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in a new an exciting way. Players will build the adventure from Privet Drive to the Triwizard Tournament in an interactive journey that takes them through some of the most detailed and expansive environments ever created for a LEGO game. Featuring potion-making, spellcasting, puzzle-solving, and more, players of all ages can relive the adventures like never before with the humour and creative customisation that is unique to LEGO videogames.
Bring the world of Hogwarts to life with the Lego Harry Potter Years 1-4 for Nintendo DS. ... more
Build the adventure from Privet Drive to the Triwizard Tournament and experience the magic of the first 4 Harry Potter books in the unmistakably fun and tongue-in-cheek Lego game style! Explore Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, learn spells, brew potions and relive the adventures like never before as you play as an Harry, Ron and Hermione as well as over 100 characters. Use the stylus to cast magic, go to lessons, mix potions, fly on broomsticks and complete tasks to earn house points in this fun game which is a must for fans of the boy wizard. Useful info: Lego Harry Potter Years 1-4Game based on the first 4 booksOver 100 playable charactersStylus based movement and spell castingSuitable for age 7 and above
"...With my Xbox came Lego Batman and I spent many an hour trying to complete the game, I’d heard much about the Lego series and had seen the television advertisements for them and my first impressions were that they looked like they were going to be a fun way to pass a few hours on. My instinct proved to be correct and I enjoyed the experience of playing Batman so much that shortly after its release date I bought the latest in the Lego series of games; ..."
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Great gameplay, fixes most of the issues previous Lego games had
Minor niggles, one or two odd puzzles
"Lego Harry Potter Years 1- 4 covers the first four years of the Harry Potter books, only told in Lego form. The stories are told in a rather comical fashion, with characters showing plots via pictures and body language rather than words. It works as well as it did in the previous Lego games.
Graphics wise, it's pretty much the same as the previous Lego games. Characters fall apart Lego style and alot of the world is built from Lego bricks. The sound ..."
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Faithful adaptation of Harry Potter, hilarious Lego jokes, simple and fun game play.
A few glitches.
"...a fondness for the many Lego games that are currently out there. The film adaptations pack plenty of charm, whilst the now obligatory Lego joke sections make this much more refreshing, and engaging, then a straight forward movie-to-game port. The wordless, but incredibly witty rendition of a popular film, combined with simple platforming has become a staple of the Lego series.
Based on this then, it is easy to say that Harry Potter: Years 1-4 is ..."
Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful