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8.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 7175 ratings
  1. 10 (2378)
  2. 9 (3462)
  3. 8 (945)
  4. 7 (191)
  5. 6 (64)
  6. 5 (30)
  7. 4 (19)
  8. 3 (11)
  9. 2 (17)
  10. 1 (58)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    Def jam FNY is the sequel to the well acclaimed Def jam Vendetta with a bigger roster better story and diffrent gameplay

    Rated on August 09, 2009 by rob3rtkid

    Def jam was one of my favorite fighting games wouldnt be on my top ten but definetely its an outstanding game. To start the story is really good not the best beacause the story gets a little corny at ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Come Get Some!!!

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by teb60

    That's how you feel after playing this game, I started out playing this game at my cousins house. I would get so upset from him beating me so much I hated the game, so finally i go out and purchase m...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    This game is a very easy game once you get used to the controls...It was a great game when it first came out.

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by BLESS911

    I liked the fact that it had more famous people than Def Jam Vendetta. One more great feature is the creation of your character and the way you can customize his moves and all. The songs are tight to ...

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

    Great game...a good beat'em'up with lots of famous rappers

    Rated on May 12, 2007 by TheSephiroth

    Story: just nothing to talk about here. You are a new rapper that must fight in order to survive. You join the good guys and face the bad guys [the Pimp Daddy Snoopy Dogg]. Veeery generic Gameplay:...

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

    this game will blow your mind!

    Rated on August 23, 2009 by bikerdudend

    this game will have you and your friends busy for hours PROS:good graphics for 04,some of the lines they say are pretty funny,tons of moves you can do,and i mean TONS!,up to 4 player multiplayer so...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    It's a keeper!

    Rated on December 29, 2005 by Boomshakkalakka

    I know that the market is flooded with brawlers today. What with wrestling games and fighting games, it's hard to choose a good, solid beat em up. Ah, but lucky for us, a lot of those games already su...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.1

    I don't know if this is a fighting game, or a wrestling game, even though there is some elements of martial arts...

    Rated on December 29, 2005 by CooperTeam

    When I got this game, I was first surprised to see that you could from over 70+ characters. Most, of course, are hidden and must be earned to get them. Same for the stages. The fact that there is vari...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Best fighting game.

    Rated on July 20, 2006 by abdulrahiem

    when i got def jam vendetta when it came out i thought it was great and out came fight for new york and i didn't think it could be better but then i decided to get it then wow! it had create a fighter...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Best fighting game ever.

    Rated on September 10, 2006 by acein12

    Great game! This game lets you make your own character(hero) With even his own voice (I prefer rough) His whole apperace is up to you. The story is serious and doesn't ruin it self It lets you ...

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

    A grat street fighthing,bxing and hip hop artis game

    Rated on May 20, 2007 by xchido-josex

    Def Jam is a one in a million all the figthing the story Is great u fight for respect and money you creat your own character and give him a fighting theknike like street fighting wresteling martial ar...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.