PDC Darts 2008 has been
carefully crafted, allowing players to throw using the
Wii Remote as they would a real dart. "Using the
Wii remote to throw the dart is the closest thing to
real darts yet – GAME ON” – Phil Taylor,
13 Times World Champion.
There are 16 PDC Champions
to play as or compete against, including: Phil Taylor,
Raymond van Barneveld, Peter Manley, Wayne Mardle, Dennis
Priestley, Adrian Lewis, Alan Warriner-Little, John
Part, Colin Lloyd, Mark Dudbridge, Roland Scholten,
Ronnie Baxter, Terry Jenkins, Kevin Painter, Andy Hamilton
and Andy Jenkins and player AI is calculated using real
life averages from major tournaments as well as being
based on actual playing characteristics such as stamina,
belief, pressure, complacency and accuracy.
All throw styles and
walk on’s - have been motion captured and are
fully integrated along with 4 Games Modes: Exhibition,
Tournament, Career and Party Games. The in-depth career
mode, realistically reflects each players progress through
the PDC calendar, featuring 7 of the major PDC tournaments
and there are three difficulty levels for extended play
and learning curves; Amateur, Professional and Master.
include player model, skin tone, eye colour, nationality,
name, hairstyle, hair colour, eyewear, shirt style and
colour, throwing angle, level of difficulty i.e. meter
on (Amateur) or off (Pro and Master) and preferred checkout.
Select from a range of barrel weights and different
flight designs to create your perfect customised character.
Commentary comes from
TV’s ‘Voice of Darts’ Sid Waddell
and top level match referee Bruce Spendley and there
are 7 real-world tournament sets and locations common
to the PDC circuit.
The game stats displayed in-game, at the end of match
and stored as high-scores and trivia and the sound effects
include convincing dynamic crowd sounds, darts hitting
the board and realistic commentary. There is also a
Wii Remote sensitivity option which allows you to change
the sensitivity of the Wii Remote to tailor to your
own throw style.
Immerse yourself in the realism of PDC Darts 2008; Go
head-to-head with the greatest PDC Champions and be
part of the year’s most fierce console Championship.