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Average Player Score Based on 227 ratings
5.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 227 ratings
  1. 10 (28)
  2. 9 (7)
  3. 8 (14)
  4. 7 (28)
  5. 6 (27)
  6. 5 (40)
  7. 4 (26)
  8. 3 (15)
  9. 2 (13)
  10. 1 (29)

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  • User Rating:8.4

    Halo but 2D

    In this game you are a transfered Marshall John "Dutch" Cane. You get a nice assortment of weapons including a machine gun with infinite ammo a shotgun a flamethrower a nail gun wich is pretty cool a minigun a rocket ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:1.6

    If I knew this was what I was going to get I would have just stayed home.

    This game tries to be a good side scrolling game but it dosen't even come close to accomplishing that. The game starts out with no story in a dark bland level with a bunch of dead ends, elevators, and bird things. Throug... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7

    Contra with 3D graphics and dual-stick control.

    I don't know why everyone hates this game. It's certainly not a 1.0 out of 10. The best way I can describe it is as having the action gameplay of Contra (aiming in all directions, getting different guns, etc.) with som... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:1

    Don't even...

    This game isnt even woth a review the only review in needs is to warn people to stay the hell away from it! This game made me want to cut out my eyes, slit my wrists and jump off an overpass but... i dicided against it ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:3

    One of the worst Sidescrollers Ever.

    First off let me say The major problem with this game is that the back of the box shows you fighting face huggers and monsters in 3D not in 2D.That's the major problem with this game.It's not a 3D game.This is not the ty... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:1.1

    Don' t even bother to buy this piece of crap. You thank yourself in the end.

    I might as well just get something out of the way before I start my review: There is NOTHING good about this game. NOTHING AT ALL! *Ahem* Now let's review: First Impression: Well, I started the game, and the story al... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5

    I have to say it's fun and made me keep going back but where's my reward?

    I found this game for less than $2, it's hard not to buy it even if to prove you $2 wrong. I was surprised with it. My first reaction was not really great, it felt very simplistic, and it actually is really simple, plug ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:4

    if you like 2D games....

    I bought this game for $5...and that's about what it's worth. This is a simple 2D game that's maybe fun for the first hour to 2, then it's just repetative and rather annoying. Basically, this game is great for people who... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:2

    Horribly bad

    Ten seconds into this game and I hated it. The graphics were crap, the controls were crap, the story was crap...the game was and is just crap. One of the major problems is a large gap between save points. You could play ... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:2.2

    This is a waste of money.

    Blowout is such a mediocre game it is not even worth $3. The gameplay consists of 10 levels that take place on an abandoned space station. The environments are reused and consist of a blue sector, a red sector, and a ... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
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