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Score Breakdown Based on 2591 ratings
  1. 10 (268)
  2. 9 (445)
  3. 8 (771)
  4. 7 (504)
  5. 6 (204)
  6. 5 (167)
  7. 4 (84)
  8. 3 (43)
  9. 2 (32)
  10. 1 (79)

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  • Review Score:3

    Utter disappointment

    So it took me almost three years and three different computers with three different OS to get this beast to work. But after actually been able to play it, it would has been good aswell if I never would have get it to wor... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:8.5

    A very underrated game that can surprise you

    Several facts about "Alpha Protocol", an action RPG game: 1. It is an action game but you cannot really say it is RPG. 2. The game story is unique. 3. The acting and voices are marvelous. 4. This game conceals a surp... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Excellent espionage action, game play is rough but easily manageable

    I finished Alpha Protocol in about 17 hours and found it to be immensely enjoyable. Game play - I'll tackle this issue first since there seem to be more than a few people who have trouble. I never once had a single pr... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    Alpha Protocol excels at bringing new ideas to the table where it lacks polish.

    Pros: Your decisions actually matter; Smart conversation system; Most scenarios give you multiple ways to tackle them; Stealth can be pretty fun Cons: Annoying boss fights; Ugly graphics; Shallow characters; Controls ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3

    Utter disappointment

    So it took me almost three years and three different computers with three different OS to get this beast to work. But after actually been able to play it, it would has been good aswell if I never would have get it to wor... Read Full Review

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

    An underrated gem

    Alpha Protocol is an espionage RPG with a bit of 3rd person shooter in it,a game whose excellent ideas are held back by technical flaws.You are put in a role of Michael Thorton,an agent of Alpha Protocol,and you can cus... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Interesting concept. Too bad the game lacks some polishing.

    This game can be fun if you don't mind too much the banal story. The story centers round agent Michael Throrton who must stop the launch of some nuclear missiles and does everything he can in order to do so. The RPG syst... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful