... 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
Experience Harry Potter's first 4 years at Hogwarts through the medium of Lego with Lego ... more
Harry Potter: Episodes 1-4 on the Nintendo DS. Join Harry, Ron and Hermione as they learn new spells and abilities, each with their own speciality from broomstick riding to a wide range of magic.Use Wingardium Leviosa to magically move Lego bricks and build them up into different objects from walls to stairs, and take part in potion-making, spell-casting, puzzle-solving and more.Relive all the magical adventures of the first 4 Harry Potter books, with the Philosopher's Stone, the Chamber of Secrets, Prisoner of Azkaban and the Goblet of Fire. With a total of over 140 Lego-style characters from Harry himself to Hagrid's dog Fang, Lego harry potter is a great game for wizards and muggles alike.
"LEGO - Harry Potter Years 1-4 combines two of the most beloved franchises to deliver a ... more
magical, fun-filled adventure. Based on Harry's first four books and films - Harry Potter and the Philosopher's 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 Harry's 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 video games.
LEGO Harry Potter Years 1-4 transports players to iconic environments from the Harry ... more
Potter books and films and introduces a fun, new way of experiencing the magic of Harry Potter through hilarious cutscenes and new to LEGO gameplay elements such as magical building and spell-casting.Experience the wonder of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry: attend lessons,interact with the professors, mix potions, fly on broomsticks and complete tasks to collect LEGO studs.Players have the freedom to select from over 100 playable characters including Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger, as well as many other fan favourites.Explore iconic settings from the wizarding world including Diagon Alley, the Forbidden Forest, the village of Hogsmeade and, of course, Hogwarts castle. LEGO Hogwarts is a grand, immersive 3D environment and the largest, most detailed LEGO game location ever built for everyone to explore and enjoy.LEGO Harry Potter Years 1-4 is family friendly gaming at its best. Conjure up fun with a friend and play through Harry first four years at Hogwarts as a team with easy drop-in/dropout co-op play, online co-op is also available for PlayStation3 and Xbox 360 gamers.Nintendo DS gaming features stylus based movement and spell-casting, as well as two-player ad hoc co-op.
"...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