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Score Breakdown Based on 279 ratings
  1. 10 (16)
  2. 9 (13)
  3. 8 (25)
  4. 7 (45)
  5. 6 (39)
  6. 5 (28)
  7. 4 (30)
  8. 3 (24)
  9. 2 (24)
  10. 1 (35)

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  • User Rating 5.5

    The movie was awesome! The game, well it licked Rocky Mountain Oysters...

    Rated on August 17, 2009 by Mtngranek

    Back to the future was one of the first games I got when I finished restoring my NES. (Yes, I needed to restore it) I didn't have very high hopes, as I had already seen the AVGN review, but then again...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6

    Back to the Future has some stuff from the film, but other stuff is not quite really from the film.

    Rated on April 03, 2012 by johnthegamegeek

    Intro: Your playing as Marty and going through streets of hill valley and fixing the past to save the future. Graphics: Colorful 8-bit graphics, but something's not quite right about Marty's desi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3

    More like "Back To The Video Game Store!"

    Rated on October 31, 2009 by SuperSpeed67

    I regard Back To The Future as one of my favorite movies of all-time and maybe the best movie of 1985. Steven Spielberg doesn't disappoint with this movie. But sadly, just like E.T. and others, they t...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3

    You would think a Back to the Future game would be good, but no.

    Rated on June 04, 2008 by wolfpred2007

    I love Back to the Future. It's my favorite movie of all time. So, as you could guess, when I saw a NES game at a thrift store, I had to buy it. I still regret it. First off, that music. What? It d...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1.5

    Is this Hill Valley? Or is this hades?!!!

    Rated on June 06, 2008 by striljr

    This game is just awful! Has a horrible reference to the movie! I mean first off Marty has a sleeveless shirt in the game and in the movie he has nothing like that what's so ever! You get bowling ball...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.5

    Who could screw up this game?Well,the creators did.

    Rated on July 22, 2008 by Sk8more67

    This game sucks. -Sk8more67 Hey,what are you still doing here?!Oh right,you wanted to know why it sucks.Well,it sucks because first of all,the levels are harder than two year old crap.T...

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

    Dont get me started with this crap!

    Rated on October 05, 2006 by yanks7345

    Oh my god, why is this game still out there? This is just a piece of crap! I wasted almost $40 on this game when i bought it. This is a totally Rip-Off!!!!!!!!! This game is not even worth a penny. If...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.1

    This game makes you wish that it's developers went Back to the Drawing Board.

    Rated on August 04, 2007 by Oliwam

    The Good: It didn't cause the videogame market to crash... The Bad: Just about everything... ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- T...

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

    They tried... oh wait, they didn't.

    Rated on June 16, 2011 by Copper40

    Has anyone ever gotten past the first couple of stages? You pretty much can't! It's so difficult that even god himself couldn't even beat the diner scene! Not only is that bad, but the running, and th...

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

    Great Scott! This game is horrible.

    Rated on January 06, 2011 by PrinceofGames12

    PROS: They got the DeLorean part right CONS: Graphics look terrible and undetailed, music is repetitive and annoying, controls are delayed, barely follows the movie, the fact that this game is call...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.