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8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 7193 ratings
  1. 10 (2070)
  2. 9 (2830)
  3. 8 (1384)
  4. 7 (497)
  5. 6 (164)
  6. 5 (88)
  7. 4 (45)
  8. 3 (24)
  9. 2 (23)
  10. 1 (68)

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  • User Rating 7.5

    Good, but could be MUCH better....

    Rated on March 30, 2008 by Mirko4444

    Gameplay: 7/10 REALLY cool game! I've never really seen anything like this before! You control one of many creatures and you must teach is various things such as spells, which foods are better to e...

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

    I hate this game

    Rated on May 08, 2007 by MrAbs

    I do. I absolutely Hate this game. It is the same thing over and over again and it irritates the living daylights out of me. I must admit that the Idea was fantastic. Controlling a Civilization as a G...

    4 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7

    To much to do in the game.

    Rated on July 17, 2006 by Shuiken_Blade

    Gameplay: 7 All you pretty much have to do is take care of a pet and do a few quests. I said that it takes 1-2 hours to learn what to do because you seem to always be going through a tutroial in th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    very nice

    Rated on July 17, 2006 by grandiarules

    When I first rented this game I did'nt know how very addictive it was.I lost the addiction with in the week of buying the game yes it is good to be god but not when you lose all your followers to star...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    This game is soo awesome! It lets you experience the freedom of being a god.

    Rated on July 19, 2006 by GromHellskream4

    B&W is a sandbox type game where you are the god and control the lives of many villages and the countless people who live in them. The amazing thing about B&W is that it does an increbible job with th...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    Rated on May 07, 2004 by -HighStakes-

    B&W is awesome! The game is almost like a simulation of life, and while things move slowly, this game is just awesome! Your job is to raise a creture according to your taste (Good, bad), and the cre...

    2 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.2

    b&w was ok it didnt have much of a variety to build and it wouldnt work for my pc even though i had all the requierment

    Rated on November 27, 2005 by mdgk116

    i realy didnt like it but i played at my friends because it wouldnt work for my pc. i tried to email lionhead for the problem but they would never write me back so i would rate the costumer service a ...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.9

    Black and White is awesome, but only at first.

    Rated on May 21, 2006 by gamerdude030

    I have played all the way through Black and White, and I have to say that I thought that it was cool for a while. However, it got very boring very fast. The whole concept of playing God is a great i...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    It is beyond being a god, this game teaches strategy and how all your actions have consequences.

    Rated on May 27, 2006 by iowastate

    It takes things way beyond the old game Populous by moving into an entirely 3D world. Like Populous you play as a god who's trying to convert as many followers as possible. There are eight different...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2

    It sucks!

    Rated on March 22, 2008 by nintendoman3000

    I was very happy once I bought it, but later it wasn't what I expected. The graphics are pretty lousy. The story is like this sentence, it stinks like a cow pie in an oven. At first the story made sen...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.