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  1. 10 (3571)
  2. 9 (2428)
  3. 8 (534)
  4. 7 (126)
  5. 6 (35)
  6. 5 (22)
  7. 4 (10)
  8. 3 (4)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (40)

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  • Review Score:6

    High hopes for what is called a golden game of the N64 era, but was disappointed in the end.

    Updated note: I sense a lot of butthurt coming this way. :) This game sucks, and just accept it. I'm here to review Banjo Kazooie, and there will be more criticisms than in previous reviews, so enjoy. Banjo wakes u... Read Full Review

    3 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    This was one of the first games i bought. Its still great!

    My nintendo is still my favourite console and this game is one of the best for it! You learn all the controls at the very beggining which is perfect coz youll need to no em. From start to finish this game keeps you playi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1

    Better then Mario 64....

    This game is the best 3d platformer on the N64. In my opinion I consider it overall a better platformer then Mario 64. Gameplay- Fun gameplay with good platformer elements. The controls are good and the camera angles... Read Full Review

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

    Fantastic game, deserves all the acclaim.

    There is a tendency to look back on the N64 and mark all games that came out for it as instant classics, just because of a misguided sense of nostalgia. However, Banjo-Kazooie fully deserves the acclaim that is given to ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Looking at the cover you'd laugh at even the idea of a bear and a bird on a mission. It works wonders.

    I didn't expect much when buying this game. I underestimated the detail and entertainment that this game could achieve. Picking up the game case i actually did laugh to myself just imagining going around killing things w... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    Gotta get it.

    BK is a great game. Though it's hard to locate you should try to find it. This game is an all time classic. This is what I think of think of this great game: GAMEPLAY: This game was one of the most fun games I've ever p... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    BEST-- Graphics and Gameplay

    This was one of the best N64 games I ever played. The controls are very easy to learn as it makes you run thro a course fight enemies that are very easy to kill like cabbage and carrots. You can learn the moves and thin... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    Banjo-Kazooie in my opinion is one of the best video game in Nintendo 64. And the best Rare game yet. Its way better than Super Mario in every way: the graphics, which are the best that I have seen yet, catchy music, cri... Read Full Review

    3 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Get this game as soon as possible you wont regret it!

    In this review I will discuss game play, game design, sound, graphics, and storyline. All the things I say in this review are my opinion I am titled to my own opinion same as you are to yours. Ok so first ill talk about ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    This is a plain classic. If you haven't heard of this game, wow................... Play it please!

    Banjo and Kazooie, the first game, is perfect in every way. The levels are very creative and fun. The characters are GREAT in every level. They are interesting looking and funny. The plot is perceivable and simple. Grund... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful