- Release date: 8/16/2016
- Developer: Ubisoft Entertainment
- Publisher: Ubisoft Entertainment
- Genre: Misc
- Content rating: Everyone
- Features: Online multiplayer (2-4), Local multiplayer (2), Local co-op
Ubisoft brings UNO – the most amazing and widely loved classic game to XBOX One. And guess what! There are many exciting and interesting new features that double the fun of playing this card game.
Graphics — 4/5
The graphics of this game won’t fail to impress you. Right from the brilliantly designed cards to different backgrounds, everything has been rendered on quite a high-quality. There are different graphical elements too which enhance the visual appeal of the game. Some of these include a message box, titles, and other glittery and shiny elements on the interface of the game. The different animations in the game are no less than icing on the cake.
Gameplay — 4/5
UNO is a card game and thus, one can understand that there is no storyline that it follows. It has the basic rules same as its offline counterpart. However, there is a slew of amazing features that have been integrated into the game. You now have a video chat support incorporated into the gameplay. You can use the same to interact with your opponents on a face-to-face basis. The same feature makes it quite convenient for the players to play the game and know their opponents better. There is also an all new theme system which adds more fun and excitement to the game.
You can match cards either by matching their color or their value. In case, you want to change things up, you always have action cards to your rescue. In order to win, you need to race against others to get rid of all the cards. You can even customize your experience by changing house rules and match settings in the game.
The game also boasts of different gaming modes viz. Online Multiplayer, Local Multiplayer, and Local Co-Op.
Controls — 5/5
The controls of the game are pretty simple. In fact, the game shows the controls from time to time so that the gamers do not have to mug them up. With the ‘A’ key, you can select the cards and with the ‘B’ key, you can go back. Also, in order to spread the cards, all you need to do is hit the ‘X’ key. Accessing the messages and chat is easy too. It can be done with the help of arrow keys.
Replay Value — 5/5
The game of UNO boasts of a high replay value. All thanks to different gaming modes that glue the gamers to the game for quite a long time. Whether you wish to play online or in a local co-op mode, you can do it all in the game. There are various new themes that have been integrated into the game. Even they boost the replay value of the game by leaps and bounds.
If you are a fan of this iconic card game UNO, then do get your hands on the Xbox One version of the game. The new and superb features are sure to woo you and keep you glued to the game. The different themes of the game will further enrich your overall gaming experience. And if there is no one else to play the game with you, you can always switch to the multiplayer mode and challenge different players from all over the world. So, get, set and UNO!
It’s UNO for XBOX One where you match color and match values just to get rid of all your cards before your competitors.
Pros : Three Different Gaming Modes
Appealing Graphics and Themes
New Video Chat Feature
Cons : The Video Chat Window is Quite Small
Replay Value 5.0