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Score Breakdown Based on 3900 ratings
  1. 10 (620)
  2. 9 (1355)
  3. 8 (1342)
  4. 7 (346)
  5. 6 (101)
  6. 5 (62)
  7. 4 (27)
  8. 3 (13)
  9. 2 (14)
  10. 1 (20)

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  • User Rating 7.7

    Not Just Your Average Dugeon Crawler

    Rated on July 19, 2006 by Azurewraith92

    Dark Cloud is an action/rpg where you play as Toan, a young boy of Norune Village. When an ancient evil called the Dark Genie starts wreaking havoc on the world, you must use newly acquired powers to ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Despite a couple drawbacks, I'll be playing this game for another 5-10 years.

    Rated on March 30, 2008 by BemaniZombie

    Okay, I'll admit that the battle can get a little repetitive and that there were times I wanted to punch a baby for getting killed so easily in the dungeons, but this was undoubtedly a revolutionary t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3.9

    Rated on April 28, 2003 by caseystryker_2

    When I fist saw this game, I thought to myself...finally, Sony's answer to Zelda, as many are led to believe. Although, soon after you take it home and actually start playing it you realize this game...

    10 out of 28 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    Excellent game for the PS2

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by Halo2_fan391

    The game play is really intresting because you go throughout about 6 places such as the dessert, forest, plains, beach etc. and each place has a dungeon that takes a couple hours to go through with ea...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    a great rpg!

    Rated on December 28, 2005 by avail447

    first of all the gameplay is almost non stop there is about 6 dungeons with at least 15 parts in each one and one dungeon with 100 parts in it.the let down is the parts in the dungeons arent very diff...

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

    If you are a fan of the Action-RPG genre of games, then Dark Cloud is the game for you.

    Rated on April 12, 2008 by Dead_red_bed

    Dark Cloud is a game for the PS2 that integrates three genres seemingly incapable of being compatible with one another. However, Dark Cloud merges world design, combat, and a great storyline all in on...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A good RPG/Sims at the time of the PS2 gen.

    Rated on September 01, 2009 by FF_fan2004

    Back in the days when the PS2 was just a young and innovative console that introduced us to the wonderful possibilities of advanced technologies. And now the PS3 comes in to take up the mantle, only n...

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

    You rebuild the world, well thats at least new concept that hasnt been tried and tested.

    Rated on July 22, 2006 by Isual

    Re-Building the world from scratch, since it was destroyed by a big old meanine evil doer, you as Toa, the protagonist travel the world to rebuild the various towns by gathering the required items you...

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

    Awesome game, fun to play, though it's repeaditive dungeon system can get a little annoying.

    Rated on May 16, 2007 by Psycho_snowman

    This game has it all: Great graphics (for its time), Zelda-like combat system, cheesy anime sounds that we all enjoy, and an impressive weapons system. Now, take all that, and add to it the ability to...

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

    So much more than a dungeon crawler, but a dungeon crawler nevertheless.

    Rated on September 11, 2009 by life_glider

    A caveat: I spent more than 100 hours on this game because I wanted to level up/ max out ALL my characters' best weapons before the final boss, NOT because the story or normal gameplay is lengthy. Mos...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.