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Average Player Score Based on 80 ratings
6.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 80 ratings
  1. 10 (13)
  2. 9 (10)
  3. 8 (18)
  4. 7 (20)
  5. 6 (3)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (4)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:8

    This game deserves better...

    Well, I pre-ordered this game as I often do with anything related to NIS. And once again I am a happy customer. Also, once again I don't understand the hate for this game. It is a well polished gem in a sea of otherwise ... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:8

    This game deserves better...

    Well, I pre-ordered this game as I often do with anything related to NIS. And once again I am a happy customer. Also, once again I don't understand the hate for this game. It is a well polished gem in a sea of otherwise ... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    A decent game for novice rpg players.

    A Witch's Tale is the newest rpg fron NIS (best known for the disgaea series) that is clearly tailored towards the younger, not so experienced rpg gamers. Story 7.0 It all starts when many years ago a bad witch wa... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    Witch's Tale is a very easy and a bit repetitive, but the design style and overall game world make for a good game.

    Witch's Tale falls into the category of "solid" JRPGs on the DS. There are tons of them, no doubt. However, Witch's Tale does manage to rise a bit above some of the others by providing some very good variety, and just an... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Get Lost in A Witch's Tale

    Currently playing A Witch's Tale, I would have to say that it is one of the best games I have played, up there with Final Fantasy X and X-2. It plays like Final Fantasy X in the sense that you have many elements at y... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    A beautiful story, for fans of fairy tales/fantasy (especially Alice in Wonderland & the Wizard of Oz)

    I enjoyed this game! Beautiful artwork and interesting story. Which is why I gave this game the rating I did. Story/art: - You travel through worlds that resemble fairy tales. As a lover of those stories I found the ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    A Decent Turn-Based Game.

    Never played a turn-based game before so this is all new to me. The fighting isn't very hard - and sometimes you just want to run away and not fight that group as they're really too easily killed. Still you can always ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful