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Score Breakdown Based on 3839 ratings
  1. 10 (781)
  2. 9 (1547)
  3. 8 (925)
  4. 7 (324)
  5. 6 (105)
  6. 5 (47)
  7. 4 (26)
  8. 3 (9)
  9. 2 (19)
  10. 1 (56)

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  • User Rating 10

    Certain games will stand out in your memory above many others. For me, this is one of them.

    Rated on October 13, 2009 by 55592

    When I look back on a library of 2 decades worth of games, there are certain few that stand out in memory as exemplary experiences all around. Among them are certainly the Monkey Islands, Full Throttl...

    17 out of 21 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Was Brutal Legend worth the buy does it truely rock like hell?

    Rated on October 20, 2009 by GrandTheftC12

    Brutal Legend is a great game.The story is fun,the gameplay is fun and brutal.The soundtrack is great also.You play as Eddie Riggs a roadie who gets summoned to a metal fantasy land where everything i...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Awesome.

    Rated on October 13, 2009 by elroy

    I'm playing this game right now and had to pause it to write this informal review. This is one of the most unique games I've ever played. From the hilarious cutscenes and amazing soundtrack, to the co...

    2 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Hilarious, fun, and entertaining, Brutal Legend will have you laughing as well as rocking out! Destructioooooon!

    Rated on October 13, 2009 by tiggerboy

    With not a ton of hype surrounding this game as the release date approached, I was a little leery of getting this game, but my gut feeling insisted on me making the purchase. I am sure glad that I ...

    8 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    This has everything for a freekin' Mind Blowing journey through Hard Rock, Smokin' Babes, Way Cool Rides and Jack Black.

    Rated on October 13, 2009 by Tygin1928

    I downloaded the demo of this game on Xbox live and was stoked enough to pick it up on release day. Something I rarely find myself doing, due to over hyped games. I normally wait for users (like US) ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Being a big Monkey Island/Tim Schaefer fan, I knew this was probably going to be something special, boy was I right!!!

    Rated on October 13, 2009 by earthboundmike

    Tim Schaefer has always been one of my favorite game designers. Brutal Legend is quite a change from a lot of his past PC titles, but there are definitely some similarities to his old point and click...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Rocktober is upon us and the coming of the Metal Gods is nigh! *queue ominous clouds and rumbling thunder*

    Rated on October 14, 2009 by Ychi

    Brutal Legend: Good: Great humor when its present Fun variety of music and great flexibility for play lists mute etc. Great to see Ozzy, Lita and others in the game - captures the spirit of the ...

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

    Awesome.

    Rated on October 14, 2009 by Snipes_2

    Every now and again you get a game that lives up to the Hype surrounding it. Brutal Legend is one of those games. While not "GroundBreaking" the Graphics are up to date and the art style is a pleasu...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    A masterpiece. A masterpiece. Tim Schafer's wrote a masterpiece to pay the reeeent.

    Rated on October 14, 2009 by MATRIXMAN3780

    This game is everything I have been waiting for. The single player campaign is done very cleverly and contains many twists and turns. Do not believe the whole "THIS GAME IS SHORT" crap because it isn'...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Brutal Legend is an overall great game but there are flaws in it that keep me from buying this game.

    Rated on October 15, 2009 by TheDirtyMoose

    Brutal Legend is a game set in a "land of metal" might be the best word to describe it. This game combines the action/adventure and strategy genres to create a truly memorable experience. The controls...

    3 out of 7 found this review helpful.