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Average Player Score Based on 18330 ratings
8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 18330 ratings
  1. 10 (4433)
  2. 9 (8641)
  3. 8 (3411)
  4. 7 (958)
  5. 6 (361)
  6. 5 (185)
  7. 4 (89)
  8. 3 (54)
  9. 2 (48)
  10. 1 (150)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:9.1

    It's raising more than the dead. It's raising eyebrows.

    :Good Idea: ·Graphics, sounds, gameplay are all simply amazing. The game looks a ton better than what they were saying. The sounds are zombie perfect. Oh yeah, and it's actually fun. ·The enviornments are... Read Full Review

    35 of 48 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Dead Rising

  • Review Score:10

    Easily one of the best zombie games ever made, right up there with the Resident Evil Remake...

    To me this is one of the best Zombie games I have ever played. Its right up there with the Resident Evil Remake for me. I loved every minute of this game, even when it was frustrating and I wasn't exactly sure what to do... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    Capcom's new and satisfying spin on the survival/horror genre.

    Dead Rising is a survival/horror game made for the xbox 360, set in a mall filled with over 50,000 ex residents (zombies and psychopaths) of a rural town. The game kicks off with freelance photojournalist Frank West ente... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    Missing something, but fun!

    You start this game and your thinking cool this is nice, but the story is weak. The graphics are decent considering the number of zombies on the screen at once, and the fact that you can pick up and use almost everything... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5

    Dead Rising maybe Dead Rolling over..

    This game started out good but the more you run around inside, as well as out, of this mall it starts to get very old, very quickly. Making the person, me, lose interest just as quickly. You get little quests that are ... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    Very fun but a little repetitive...

    Dead rising is an extremely creative thing and luckily it was one of those games that had to be pulled off just right and thank god it was. I actually was late to really get into an Xbox 360 i first played one at my frie... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    I don't know...

    Don't get me wrong i LOVE Dead Rising but this game has some serious flaws. Dead Rising is really a time-based zombie game that pits Frank West a freelance photographer in a mall full of ZOMBIES!!!! You have 3 days basic... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    You gotta play this if its hack and slash and endless fun your after then have zombie hordes bite my shiny metal ass

    This game rocks, i only borrowed it of my mate because i had nothing but turned out, its a stunner. I had difficulty with the first couple of hours, but after levelin up the game really opened up things that was impossab... Read Full Review

    0 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Very good game. One of my favorites

    I got this game less than 2 weeks ago. Ive already beaten 72 hour mode but thats not the end of the game. If you meet certain qualifications by the end of 72 hour mode, you unlock overtime mode, which is another 24 mode ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.8

    A great game all around

    This is a game i actually bought my 360 for. Not GoW (total letdown) or halo 3, but this. I watched my friend play this one day and said i need to buy this game. So i did and heres what i found. You start the game off a... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    thats the way i like zombies flattened

    ALL i gotta say this game rocks. i mean going into a mall with hundreds of zombies on the one screen haha can get as good as that. going through zombies with a lawn mower chopping there heaps and legs off. Its gruesome ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful