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Bonsai Barber

The Ranking

76.25% Overall Rank: 5844
Wii Rank: 178
2009 Games Rank: 5830
2009 Wii Rank: 178
Score based on 8 reviews


The village residents are hungry for the latest in foliage fashion, and it's up to you, the new barber, to fix them up. Use the tools of your trade: scissors, clippers, spray can, and more in this humorous, first-of-its-kind "first-person groomer" game. Bonsai Barber features a colorful cast of 12 intriguing customers, including a temperamental shallot starlet (don't call her an onion), an oddball strawberry boffin, a cactus cowboy, a daredevil carrot, and a suave banana with top-secret clearance. Each day, five customers arrive to test your stylistic skill. If the customer requests a specific style, you'll plow that furrow, or you can rely on your expertise to pick from more than 30 popular fashions. Or why not turn over a new leaf? Be creative and see how they react. They're a demanding bunch, so if you miss an appointment, you'll hear about it on your Wii Message Board. If you do a good job, you may receive a gift or even a postcard from an exotic destination as your happy customers travel to distant lands and show off their exquisite coifs.
Release Date: March 30, 2009

Latest Reviews

DarkZero 09/15/09 Review 7 out of 10
Eurogamer 08/24/09 Review 6 out of 10
Official Nintendo Magazine UK 09/01/09 Review 80 out of 100
Edge Magazine UK 08/01/09 Review 7 out of 10
Cheat Code Central 04/14/09 Review 4 out of 5
GamePro 04/03/09 Review 4.5 out of 5
IGN 03/31/09 Review 8 out of 10
Nintendo Life 03/31/09 Review 8 out of 10
GameSpot 06/17/09 Screenshots n/a