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Score Breakdown Based on 1536 ratings
  1. 10 (294)
  2. 9 (517)
  3. 8 (447)
  4. 7 (165)
  5. 6 (41)
  6. 5 (23)
  7. 4 (9)
  8. 3 (5)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (24)

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What Gamespot Users have to say about Battletoads

  • User Rating 9.3

    Rated on August 02, 2004 by TrackZero3369

    If you owned a NES, you owned Battletoads. This game came out of nowhere to become one of most popular titles for the system. It had great artwork, music/sound and most of all was FUN. Lots of diff...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Battletoads brings back great memoeies, with the foot stomping palm smashing ass kicking toads!

    Rated on August 05, 2006 by RaptoR_249

    Battletoads brings back great memoeies, with the foot stomping palm smashing toads! Not only was it one of my favorite games to play on the Sega Genesis, it was one of the greatest games to be made fo...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.8

    Good for the first couple minutes. After that, you'll want to bash the controller on the wall.

    Rated on June 10, 2007 by Xanarki

    Battletoads is a game where a band of super toads gather up to, put it in general words, save the world. Gameplay – The game is side scrolling. You control a toad, and you have to fight off the att...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Battletoads is one of the best Nes games, with amazing graphics and music, and fun, challenging game-play

    Rated on September 08, 2012 by bonnin40

    Battletoads was released in 1990 for the Nintendo Entertainment system, and was developed by rare, and published by Tradewest and Nintendo. At first, many people just looked at this game as if it were...

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

    Remember Battletoads?<br /> I do. Still fun even today!

    Rated on September 06, 2006 by Flynnia

    I remember playing Battletoads all the time when I was kid. It affected me. It was hard then, it's still hard now. There's reallly nothing big to this game. It's just plain and simple. Fight....

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    The game is soooo hard, but every game is beatable right?

    Rated on January 19, 2010 by Burcheck

    Battletoads was the only game that I loved compared to the other 12 genesis games that I got for free. First time I played this game was at a friends house. My friend loved games, but was experienced ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.9

    Battletoads, The war between Toads that look like frogs and rats tat are commanded by a dominatrix

    Rated on May 18, 2005 by waflerevolution

    Ported games on game gear usually get watered down but Battletoads got watered up, I guess because Game Gear pulls more then 8-bits of power so I guess it came a little closer to arcade quality then N...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3

    A good game for Genesis.

    Rated on November 30, 2005 by Shadow4eva13

    I thought that this game was kinda so-so When I first looked at it, but when I got to playing it it was surprisingly good. The gameplay keeps you into the game. The racing sequences are the best part ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Absurdly difficult and fun =D

    Rated on December 29, 2010 by mausc

    Battletoads is a beat 'em up fun and diverse, ranging from the frog blows as kicks and punches to the bumps using pieces of the enemy as a weapon. The game is fun, taking as example the hilarious exp...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1

    The worst games are not those everyone knows are bad, it's those that fool everyone into thinking it's good!

    Rated on April 08, 2009 by Link5863

    My first experience with this game was with the American NES version. I remember having to memorize the level layout to a T and it would always come crashing down at the speedbike section of lvl 3. No...

    0 out of 7 found this review helpful.