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7.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 2769 ratings
  1. 10 (588)
  2. 9 (583)
  3. 8 (697)
  4. 7 (356)
  5. 6 (177)
  6. 5 (112)
  7. 4 (72)
  8. 3 (30)
  9. 2 (31)
  10. 1 (123)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    Hope to be a gewd one

    Rated on July 16, 2006 by Numbasss

    yeah it is a little bit to misjudged,,i donoo i really have a problem with gameplay..in games...i haven't played the game but of what i've sen in the trailers and game movies..i think it's worth my ti...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    Again, Gamespot call is wrong.

    Rated on July 18, 2006 by AtomBomb

    This game is a breath taking, immersive, fanatical game. I was a bit lost at first but then I realised I am getting the chance to live a sci-fi novel. The game takes you in immediately, with cinemati...

    6 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1

    Do no, I repeat, DO NOT purchase this game if you have a dual core CPU.

    Rated on April 15, 2008 by InaneBasura

    If you do you will find that you're practically unable to play the game due to it somehow being incompatible with more recent CPU's, making the game run at approximately 20 times the intended speed. A...

    4 out of 21 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Saving the world... or just the reputation of this game. Both a just cause.

    Rated on January 02, 2006 by r_mossey

    First of all, I've never written anything about a game on the internet before but when I came online looking for reviews and stuff like that for this game having already played and beat it, I was SHOC...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Making monsters go flying is FUN

    Rated on August 02, 2006 by Mrvw

    This game actually wasn't that bad. Sure it could have been longer maybe the improve the vehicle physics. But it was fun. If you play the game and get past the first few cut scenes it gets better. Spe...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    I dont get why everybody thinks it's a bad game...

    Rated on June 03, 2007 by soraky

    There no too much to say about it.... Just play and enjoy! The combine of powers, melee attacks and guns is perfect for anyone who likes action! Lots of weapons, while every weapon has 2 modes and 5...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Advent Rising offers a frantic and loveable fighting experience, alongside a underappreciated storyline.

    Rated on June 04, 2007 by Lyon85

    It's hard to ignore the negative reviews Advent Rising has received. For a long time it was these reviews that stood between me and the game. It was a joyous day when I chose to ignore the negative ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    An Enjoyable Ride

    Rated on June 09, 2007 by dtkt15

    The best aspect of this game is the cool superhuman powers that you acquire as the game progresses. I actually played through this game multiple times to try out the different powers. There is somethi...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3

    can hope for a sequel :)

    Rated on August 09, 2006 by Bulldawg8879

    I really dont understand how this game got such low ratings by most of the sites. I would say at least a 7.4. First off im not sure if im right but it has to be one of the most cinematic games ive pla...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.7

    Questionable

    Rated on June 19, 2007 by wlgtiby67

    Overall Advent Rising has a pretty good storyline which keeps you interested enough to play through it; however, this game has its flaws. First of all it's as if the programmers and everyone who creat...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.