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Score Breakdown Based on 18367 ratings
  1. 10 (4442)
  2. 9 (8665)
  3. 8 (3415)
  4. 7 (957)
  5. 6 (362)
  6. 5 (185)
  7. 4 (89)
  8. 3 (54)
  9. 2 (48)
  10. 1 (150)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    One of the most enjoyable game I've played

    Rated on April 05, 2008 by popeyfolger

    No this may be a matter of opinion but this is truly a must own game to me. I don't know that it's anywhere near the top of the list for best games of the Xbox 360, but in my opinion it's probably in ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Great fun+Great challenges+Great weapons= one of the best games on the 360. Only fault is no co-op mode.

    Rated on May 09, 2007 by gursoy

    dead rising is quite possibly one of the most fun games ive ever played. Theres a countless number of awesome ways to kill zombies whether it be usin a shower head to make blood pour out of the zombie...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Problably the best time you'll ever have killing zombies..... with HDTVs.

    Rated on May 27, 2007 by rayquaza75

    The Good: One of the best story plots in video game history - Sound is perfect - Much replay value - Most everything is a weapon - Lots of Zombies Owns my 2006 Game of the Year... Even over Gears of ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    An absolute masterpiece...anybody who fails to realize this must be a monkey

    Rated on May 10, 2007 by Chloera

    Brilliant game, Brilliant Graphics, Brilliant story...what more is there to say? I have yet to find a third person game as good as this...if you are looking for a good game to keep you busy, this will...

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

    Dawn of the Dead simulation and thats not a bad thing.

    Rated on May 11, 2007 by Desertdback

    I am a zombie movie fan, so its not a surprising thing one of the reasons I forked out the money for a xbox 360 was to play this game and a couple of others I'm looking forward too most (Bioshock &amp...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7

    Could be a better game.<br /> The gameplay is great, only to be topped with it's graphics, however, there are better ga

    Rated on May 12, 2007 by Lancer-Evo-III

    The game is awesome, and a very fun play, but it has a fair amount of flaws. It has great game-play, great graphics, however, the shooting and attacking system takes a while to get used to, the photo ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Dead Rising is one of the many capcom zombie games but this one is all about survival.

    Rated on August 22, 2009 by SargFromHalo

    In Dead Rising you play as photo journalist Frank West , who looking for a scoop land this and before he knows it is plopped into a mall filled with zombies and having 72 hours (6 hours real time) to ...

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

    Great fun and great to go on for a little while to take your anger out on hordes of zombies

    Rated on April 08, 2008 by sir_jakey

    this game has to be one of the most fun games to play on the 360. Dead Rising's story centers on Frank West, a photojournalist who ends up trapped in a shopping mall infested with zombies. Frank must ...

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

    Zombie s anywhere This Game is cool

    Rated on April 08, 2008 by 360nly

    Dead Risings unique way of exterminating zombies is one of the funniest things I ever seen. First everything in the game is a weapon EX. Go into a hardware store and pick up a pair of hedge trimmers a...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Dead Rising has some good design choices and fun gameplay, but the crappy save system and story progression hurt thegame

    Rated on August 30, 2009 by griffinboy846

    You play as photo-journalist Frank West, who recoeves a tip about something happening at a mall in Colorodo. You get dropped off on the rooftop, and find out the whole place is filled with zombies. It...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.