42 all time classics is a game within a game within a game within a, well you get the point. This game provides a lot of entertainment as there are well 42 all time classic games for you to enjoy within the one DS cartridge. As well as classic games like chess and checkers, and also one of the oldest games in the world, backgammon. It also contains quite old games such as Texas hold em and 21. There is something for everyone as long as they like one of the 42 all time classics. If they don’t challenge them and obliterate them almost immediately.
Why so many games?
The point of this game is to fulfil the needs of everyone. This means that there is a game for everyone, just as long as there is no more than 42 different personalities of people playing on this game. There is no one that is in my family that does not have a game they enjoy, except my sister, but she is so picky, she doesn’t like it unless it’s Hello Kitty or some other rubbish like that.
What is so good?
There is one feature that you might have picked up on through the course of this review that is so good. The fact that it has 42 all time classic games, in one! This means for £9.77 (or the equivalent in different currencies) you can pick up bowling and many more great games all in the palm, or palms of your hands.
The DS game 42 all time classics gets a 3/5 as although you get 42 games in one, the games are quite dated. But overall this is a very good game as even though the games are old, that adds to the charm of the game, back from the time where they naively thought that throwing loads of games into one would somehow magically make it better.