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Average Player Score Based on 97 ratings
6.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 97 ratings
  1. 10 (8)
  2. 9 (10)
  3. 8 (13)
  4. 7 (27)
  5. 6 (17)
  6. 5 (13)
  7. 4 (6)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (0)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:7

    Looks and plays well, but ultimately repetitive.

    3-D WorldRunner is a game developed by Squaresoft in 1987. It is also supposedly the first Squaresoft game to be released outside of Japan. You, the WorldRunner, have been asked to help protect planets against the evil S... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:2.3

    Gets realy realy realy realy realy repetitive Althouh it is a good family game

    This game gets realy boring after a while all you do is jump and shoot fire balls.The best part of the game was the graphics as you could see it in 3-D other than that it wasnt very good the concept was cool but it cou... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6

    Run, Jack, run!

    3-D WorldRunner is a forward-scrolling shooting game developed by Squaresoft in 1987. You control a green guy named Jack and you travel to different worlds in order to defeat monsters. -Gameplay- Eh, it's kind of fun... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.3

    SquareSoft made this really. You can´t believe it

    Well another all game to review. In this game appear as always a green man doing the same running and running and boring and boring. The problem of this game it's that always is the same, yeah I understand that it's an o... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    Surprising look at the birth of Squaresoft.

    Playing this game wouldn't give you a clue at who made this game, or in what direction the company who created this game would go. I believe this is Squaresoft's first game, and is totally different from any of the other... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Playable, entertaining, but not something addictive.

    You know, it's really surprising that Square-Soft (Square-Enix now) made this game. Square-Soft made those old-sk0o1 RPG's like "Final Fantasy" and "Dragon Warrior," Maybe they were too busy making 3D World Runner to let... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    Fun game but repetition is its name

    The Adventures of 3-D World Runner is a very intriguing attempt at a 3-D game made by Squaresoft in 1987. The game has a fun feel and atmosphere to it, but is dragged down by both repetitive music, sounds and gameplay -... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    sometimes challenging this game is fun but somewhat repetitive...

    sometimes challenging this game is fun but somewhat repetitive... Graphics- For the Nes i think they use a good way make it seem like a 3-D world. using the 3rd person view (looks pretty much as the view in sonic 2 w... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Looks and plays well, but ultimately repetitive.

    3-D WorldRunner is a game developed by Squaresoft in 1987. It is also supposedly the first Squaresoft game to be released outside of Japan. You, the WorldRunner, have been asked to help protect planets against the evil S... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful