With new versions of video game consoles, it might mean that older games cannot be played on them. Luckily, the newer Nintendo Wii U system is backwards compatible. That means you will be able to play the Carnival Games on both Wii and Wii U. However, any future versions of Carnival Games for Wii U may not be compatible with a Nintendo Wii system. When , it is generally best to purchase the newest models to make sure that you can play the games you want.
Before buying video games, you should make sure they are compatible with your video game console. The Carnival Games for Wii will only work on Wii consoles and the version for Nintendo DS will only work on the Nintendo DS console.
All Wii games are region locked. This means that they will only work on consoles which are specifically programmed to play discs with the same code. A Carnival Games coded with NTSC-U/C will only work in North American Wii consoles which share this code. Carnival Games for Wii come in 3 region codes.
In 2007, the publisher Global Star Systems (now called 2K Play) released the video game Carnival Games for Wii and game consoles. The video game consisted of 25 different mini games which could be typically found at a carnival, such as Hoops and Dunk Tank. Critics mostly dismissed Carnival Games for having poor-quality graphics and because the mini games can lose appeal after just a few plays. Despite these criticisms, Carnival Games became very popular with players is known as a great for all ages.
Carnival Games for Nintendo Wii