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Scribblenauts Unlimited - Nintendo 3DS

by Warner Home Video - Games
Everyone 10+
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (105 customer reviews)

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Platform: Nintendo 3DS
  • All-New Unbound World: Explore an open universe consisting of 41 levels with 50+ starites and 500+ starite shards accounting for 20+ hours of gameplay, and unlimited hours using every level as a playground.
  • Store previously summoned objects in Maxwell's "magic backpack" for easy access and future use.
  • Leverage the 3DS' Street Pass functionality to see all of the creative solutions to puzzles used by other players.
  • Each world comes with a comprehensive list of hints, including the new "Starite Vision" helper highlighting all nearby starites and starite shards.

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Platform: Nintendo 3DS
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B008CP6KG8
  • Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 4.9 x 0.5 inches ; 2.4 ounces
  • Media: Video Game
  • Release Date: November 13, 2012
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (105 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,185 in Video Games (See Top 100 in Video Games)

Product Description

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

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Scribblenauts Unlimited is a side-scrolling Puzzle game with a substantial Action component, in which players use a magical in-game notepad to create objects that are used to complete tasks and challenges that are placed before them. Once created, objects are stored in the game's object library, and can be resummoned using their given name, and even altered for use later. Additional features include: the return of the series hero, Maxwell, now with a deeper storyline; an open world game design featuring themed play areas; hint functionality; and 3DS StreetPass functionality that allows created objects to be shared wirelessly with other nearby players.

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Lilly and Maxwell from Scribblenauts Unlimited
Explore the open world gameplay of Scribblenauts Unlimited using the unique 3DS features.
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An All-new Unbound 3D Scribblenauts World

Scribblenauts, the best-selling, award-winning puzzle game franchise that challenged players to imagine anything and bring it to life, is back with Scribblenauts Unlimited for the 3DS, featuring more expansive gameplay and setting no limits on how the player uses his or her imagination within the game.

Created and developed by 5TH Cell, Scribblenauts Unlimited features a huge side-scrolling open world with new, high-definition hand-drawn scenery and objects. Venture into a wide-open world featuring gorgeous 3D elements where the most powerful tool is your imagination. Help Maxwell solve robust puzzles in seamless, free-roaming levels by summoning any object you can think of. Leverage the 3DS' Street Pass functionality to see all of the creative solutions to puzzles by players in your area. And for the first time, learn the backstory about Maxwell's parents, 41 siblings (including his twin sister Lily), and how he got his magical notepad.

Key Game Features

  • All-New Unbound World - Explore an open universe with unlimited hours of fun using every level as your playground
  • Object Library - Store previously summoned objects and your own creations in Maxwell's "magic backpack" for easy access and future use
  • Merit Board - Each world comes with a comprehensive list of hints, including the new "Starite Vision" helper highlighting all nearby starites and starite shards
  • Street Pass - Leverage the 3DS' Street Pass functionality to see all of the creative solutions to puzzles used by other players
  • Unique, Adjustable 3D Effects - Utilize the adjustable 3D effects of Nintendo 3DS to experience the fun of Scribblenauts Unlimited in a ways not possible in other game versions

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Altering a created object in Scribblenauts Unlimited
Create and customize objects.
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Maxwell judging a competition in Scribblenauts Unlimited
Use objects over and over.
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A posted in-game goal in Scribblenauts Unlimited
In-game challenges and goals.
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An in-game battle using created objects in Scribblenauts Unlimited
A new deeper world and story.
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Product Description

Scribblenauts Unlimited brings the best-selling, award-winning franchise to new Nintendo game consoles with more expansive gameplay - setting no limits on how the player uses his or her imagination within the game. Created and developed by 5TH Cell, players use their Nintendo 3DS to venture into a wide-open world featuring gorgeous 3D elements where the most powerful tool is your imagination. Help Maxwell solve robust puzzles and challenges in seamless, free-roaming levels by summoning any object you can think of. Leverage the 3DS' Street Pass functionality to see all of the creative solutions to puzzles by players in your area. And for the first time, learn the backstory about Maxwell's parents, 41 siblings (including his twin sister Lily), and how he got his magical notepad.

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35 of 43 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing, but still fun November 30, 2012
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS|Verified Purchase
Fun: 3.0 out of 5 stars   
After watching a few different reviews including a Giant Bombcast quick look on it I bought it instantly. I regret this instant purchase, however, and wish I did a little more homework on the 3DS version.

First, it really bugs me how there's no object editor at all on the 3DS version. I could understand the complexities of not being able to have multiplayer as a feature, but two of the biggest selling points of the game were just stripped from the 3DS version for who knows why!
Second, this might as well have just been a regular old DS game since the 3D has no utilization so far (aside from the story, which in and of itself isn't worth mentioning). I'm about 3/4 through the game and I haven't seen any 3D at all aside from the intro. The game looks a bit better on the 3DS though, which is a plus.

The only redeeming factor this game has for me to actually justify me finishing this game is the new open world environment instead of just picking each puzzle separately. It's pretty fun to explore and the environments are pretty varied. Even though each of these levels can be used as a sandbox I think I would have preferred a blank slate at the menu just like before instead of having to play around in a place already filled with stuff.

In short: If you liked Scribblenauts/Super Scribblenauts and want more, look no further: This is exactly that with minor additions. If you're expecting a whole different play experience though this game might not be for you. Maybe you should buy the Wii-U or PC version instead (since they include the object editor and the Wii-U version includes multiplayer).
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Loved It May 3, 2013
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS|Verified Purchase
This is great for kids and adults. Much better than any of its previous versions. Keep in mind, cutscenes are 3D, gameplay is not.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Really fun, but... July 3, 2013
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS|Verified Purchase
My son played with this for quite a while after he got it. Sometimes he'd ask for help and it was fun to try to figure out what he needed in a specific situation.
He is a little disappointed because he was under the impression that he would be able to create his own objects for use in the game. This feature is available in the WiiU version, but not in the 3DS version. You can use adjectives to modify objects in the game, though.
This game is entertaining, challenging, and provides opportunities for learning and creativity.
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11 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars For a First Time User I had a Blast! December 4, 2012
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
This was a fun game! I had not tried this before so I did not know what to expect, but I have to say that I was impressed with a number of things. First, I enjoyed the story sequence and the overall concept of the game itself. Second, The overall HD quality of the game was amazing and as a player you get some great add-ons that the designers threw in to enhance the overall game play. Third, the overall game play itself was a lot of fun, and there were a ton of areas within the game, where I felt that I was not going to be getting board anytime soon (that's for sure).

Seeing that I had not tried this game in the past, as I mentioned, I had no basis to criticize from the past. That being said I was very impressed overall with the game itself and I, along with my eldest daughter had a lot of fun with the game and the characters within it!

I know some others here stated that they were disappointed becuase they had been playing this for some time, but as a first time player, I was very impressed and satisfied with the experience!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great graphics June 21, 2013
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS|Verified Purchase
I'm writing this review based on the comments my 9 year old and 12 year old sons shared with me. They think this game is a lot of fun, based on: the great quality of the graphics, the fact that the game really makes you think, and the game is longer. On the downside, this Scribblenauts version doesn't really have a story to it, so it takes awhile to know what it going on within the game. (It gives an overview at the beginning, but then it is hard to remember all the details as you work your way through.) Overall, both boys really recommend this new game.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Bought as a gift - fast shipping, great game April 30, 2013
By ac323
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS|Verified Purchase
I purchased this as a gift for a 6 year-old. It was a good price and shipped very fast. He loves this game and his parents love that it helps him build his reading skills. Win / win!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great game January 7, 2013
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS|Verified Purchase
I bought this for my son. He loves it. It is such a great game, It is education and fun. It requires imagination and problem solving skills not to mention practice spelling and yet is so engaging for my 10 year old.
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Still fun, but a step down from Super Scribblenauts June 28, 2013
By Josh
Platform for Display:Nintendo 3DS
Fun: 4.0 out of 5 stars   
Having sunk hours and hours into Scribblenauts and Super Scribblenauts on the DS (and still revisiting Super Scribblenauts occasionally for sandbox play), Scribblenauts Unlimited was, of course, one of the first games I grabbed when I got my new 3DS XL. Unfortunately, while I enjoyed the game, its blend of new features and frustrations left me with mixed feelings.

Pros:

-The new layout takes some getting used to but is cool, allowing you to select individual levels or explore the world in sort of a direct, adventure game-esque overworld fashion. It also adds a more polished feel to the game, although I found myself missing the simplicity of the earlier games' layouts.

-More story elements (although it's still light on story)

-The addition of mini-quests in the overworld for starite shards is pretty cool, even if they're mostly one-step solutions and overly simple (in some cases, it's harder to find the person you need to do the quest for than it is to actually create what they want).

-The huge list of additional sandbox objectives to earn the remaining starites is clever and fun, even requiring some trivia knowledge (even if it does, on one hand, just seem like the developers saying "Hey, look at the clever easter eggs we put in the game!").

And now the negatives:

-My biggest problem is that the game is so easy, and all of the puzzles seem to hold your hand and squash the creativity that the past games required. It seems almost every puzzle is broken into tiny steps with a character telling you, specifically, to "create this". Then you create that and move on. There's very little trying to figure out how to get from point A to point B. Even the answers don't allow for much creativity or humor.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Nice purchase!
My daughter loves this game! It was a nice price and a very good purchase for my daughter's nintendo 3ds.
Published 4 days ago by Tina
5.0 out of 5 stars Best Game
Awesome game very cheap and it came in 4 days. Plus the game is a very great gift for anyone. BIG TIME 5 STARS.
Published 9 days ago by Brian Garcia
5.0 out of 5 stars Very nice game!
I bought this game for my daughter and she loves it. Even though she is 18 years old. I will recommend this game.
Published 9 days ago by Bibiana Ahumada
5.0 out of 5 stars My Rating
This game was vey good,I'd recommend it to people who have done the older Scribblenauts games (But of course!) That is all...
Published 1 month ago by Kaleb B.
4.0 out of 5 stars It was a gift for my grandson.
He requested it and was happy to get it. I do not know how much he has used it or what he thinks about it now.
Published 1 month ago by Martha Pitts
5.0 out of 5 stars great
just what my daughter wanted,she loves this set of games.she picked it out from her wishlist so I bought it for her new system.
Published 1 month ago by paranoia
5.0 out of 5 stars Great gift
I bought this as a birthday gift for my roommate. She's 20 and she absolutely loved it and finished the game quickly.
Published 1 month ago by mels
5.0 out of 5 stars very happy
My grandson was very happy to receive this game. He uses his 3Ds all the time and this is one of his favorite games.
Published 1 month ago by Marta Von Runge
5.0 out of 5 stars Great game
I have got several games from the Scribblenauts series for my 6 year old son, and he absolutely loves them. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Edward
5.0 out of 5 stars Another perfect gift
This game was a gift for my twin granddaughters. Once opened, they were thrilled and played with it for hours.
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