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Average Player Score Based on 3672 ratings
8.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 3672 ratings
  1. 10 (1001)
  2. 9 (1531)
  3. 8 (740)
  4. 7 (192)
  5. 6 (63)
  6. 5 (38)
  7. 4 (22)
  8. 3 (13)
  9. 2 (8)
  10. 1 (66)

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  • User Rating:9.1

    Fun action but low complexity

    I love the character guilding, the graphics are well done, and the game is very well polished. The lag usually isnt that bad. The action is fun and the powers are unique. The community has a mix of all types. Good ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5

    It's funny that typing City of Heroes into the search box reveals Champions Online as first hit.

    COH caught my curiosity when it came out, but with only slightly warm reviews, I didn't jump into it. As a matter of fact, it didn't to appear be deep enough to be a satisfying MMO. As a single player game, a super her... Read Full Review

    1 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4

    Nice but amazement

    The Game is a great multiplayer filled with lots of people and amazeing graphics.Not only is it online but you can also do missions. Or if you prefer you can do random beating on villians. Even better if you want you cou... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.9

    This has to be one of the best mmorpgs to date if not the best. The character creation allows people to make characters that are totally unique with "a chance in hell" of comming across another person who looks exactly l... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.7

    I want to take just a second to point out the only problem with this game since I have really only found one. The villians can be very similar. Yes, they are broken into a few different groups, but within those groups th... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.6

    Haven't had this much fun since EQ first came out. NCSOFT/Cryptic and finally reached the 1st Holy Grail of MMOG's, character originality. Thousands of character suit and color combinations. Never saw one hero look just ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1

    They finally made a fun mmorpg. No item hoarding, no camping, minimal downtime. The character creation is almost perfect with the ability for for everyone to look different, and I mean everyone. I never ran across anyone... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.9

    For anyone who is even casually interested in comic book heroes, and enjoys gaming to boot, City of Heroes is a must have title. As someone who played in the "pre-order beta," I have played a ton of hours already, and l... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.2

    I was a part of the beta test for City Of Heroes and I must say this game ruled even then. Granted there has only been one day of official play but it was a cool day; I've faced several boss types already through in door... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    Heroes Unite! Who hasn't wanted to have super powers? Stop evil doers? Assemble teams of like minded individuals to stop Arch Villians? All this is part of City of Heroes (CoH). From the moment you start to create y... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful