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Score Breakdown Based on 5831 ratings
  1. 10 (742)
  2. 9 (2527)
  3. 8 (1867)
  4. 7 (437)
  5. 6 (114)
  6. 5 (52)
  7. 4 (21)
  8. 3 (11)
  9. 2 (10)
  10. 1 (50)

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  • Review Score:7

    Great cooperative game, nice action and good weapons.

    If you are looking a nice game to play with a partner, this is a great option, its a beat-'em-up style with a RPG touch. The game its not to short if you compare this game with the normals beat-'em-up, it gonna takes y... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    A good co-op experience with a friend!

    Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance, is a fun, if short, hack and slash that is simply addicting. With a partner, it's one of the best games to play through in a few hours. The graphics are good for the date, and the controls a... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    This game has been out for a while and is now a "Greatest Hits" title. If you haven't yet purchased this game, DO IT NOW! I've played it through three or four times and my son has done the same and it is always great.T... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9

    its alot like many other games i have played.

    A very good action adventure game. It contains many twist and turns that most game do not have. You will never be able to guess how this one ends. I have played very many games like it such as Diablo 1 and 2. This game c... Read Full Review

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

    The World of Baldurs Gate!

    This game takes place in the land of Baldurs Gate. There you will play as 1 of 3 different heroes. Kromlech the Dwarven fighter(my favorite) Vaghn the human arcane archer' and Adrianna an Elven sorceress. In this game yo... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7

    gameplay is fun, gets repetitive and is kinda short, has alot of cool magic though, cool levels, alot of diverse enemies

    this is a very fun game, not many melee moves but alot of magic to choose from, there is a good character developement system and its very addictive to play, there are many diverse enemies and very cool levels, i wish it... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7

    A great game.

    The latest entry in the Baldur's Gate series is on the PS2, and even though it is different from its PC brethren, it's still a great game that is without a doubt the best hack 'n slash RPG for the console. The plot start... Read Full Review

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

    a stripped down, more action orientated version of the Diablo formula.

    I have played through this game a few times with my brother. While it is a solid single-player experience on its own i truly shines as a two player cooperative game. Featuring the usual array of heroes you roam the lan... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Baldur's gate dark alliance is not the greatist game ever, but it is definatly the best rpg, of course it would never be as good as ffx, but it has the best graphics of all rpg's ive ever played, the replay value is grea... Read Full Review

    0 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    Hack-and-Slash fun

    This game is a trhow back its D&D roots. You can choose between 3 characters to play. A dwarven fighter (my personal fav) a human archer, and an elven sorceress. Each with its own stats and abilities. You start off ge... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful