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7.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 345 ratings
  1. 10 (64)
  2. 9 (122)
  3. 8 (86)
  4. 7 (30)
  5. 6 (10)
  6. 5 (8)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (16)

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  • User Rating 9

    This fresh and ambitious game will amaze many people who adore modern art.

    Rated on October 14, 2012 by Zeonmystic

    This game is mainly an interactive art. Everything is so surrealistic many people even cannot understand it at first. It all seems so weird when you begin the game. Game is not very long and does not ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Child of Eden offers a beautiful euphoric journey, albeit a short one.

    Rated on October 26, 2012 by Kaelith1

    Child of Eden's game play is relatively simple, and is a game pretty much anyone can pick up a figure it out within a few minutes. At the heart of it, it's a rail shooter, but really, that's selling t...

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

    Child of Eden proves to be a worthy kinect and controller title.

    Rated on June 14, 2011 by LegionsAssassin

    Welcome to Eden. Your chance at a very new gaming experience. Overall I am impressed with Child of Eden. It works well with a controller and feels very good with kinect. It feels like a very new exper...

    5 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Stunning artistic design unites with musical and auditory splendor to create a game that is worthy of being called art.

    Rated on June 16, 2011 by wangxiuming

    Developed by Q Entertainment and published by Ubisoft, Child of Eden is a first person shooter. But it's also a game unlike almost every other first person shooter out there. Dazzling visual and audio...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Visual splendor! Simple, fun, unique and family-orientated. Not without flaws, of course.

    Rated on June 28, 2011 by cronosblaster

    "What a trip!" The premise for Child of Eden is quite simple, it's a on-the-rail 1st person shooter designed to play with the Kinect but can also be played with a controller. Child of Eden a nice...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    I have seen the future of gaming...

    Rated on June 18, 2011 by JeffreyX

    I have seen the future of interactive gaming, and it is Child of Eden. I have been a huge fan of Mizuguchi's previous offerings, Lumines and Rez, and this one takes his hypnotic style to a whole new l...

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

    This is.... Colorful, impreZive, and Best for Fantasy shooter! But... No... Its all special...

    Rated on June 20, 2011 by Noire47

    I've waiting for 5 month for this game... But they pay for this, Fantasy shooter... Better with standard controller than kinect... But Charge attack for kinect makes it fast to shot and lock the synes...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    A transcendental experience

    Rated on October 07, 2011 by just_nonplussed

    Eden refuses to be a regular game. It makes you forget about yourself and your thoughts by merging your consciousness into living, breathing, organic landscapes. Through ecstatic, sensory overload you...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A wonderful,spiritual experience in a shooting game with amazing music and visuals.

    Rated on October 16, 2011 by ZanarkandTidus

    PLEASE NOTE:I only used a controller when I played through this game. Child of Eden is one of my favorite shooters of all time.It's an on-rails shooter and what makes it stand out to me are it's be...

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

    Little short but offers an experience with some amazing graphics, music and visuals you'll want to keep coming back to

    Rated on October 19, 2011 by benleslie5

    I've never actually played Rez back on the Playstation 2 since that it was hard to find a copy of it back then. Video game designer Tetsuya Mizuguchi and his team at Q Entertainment made a game called...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.