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8.4
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Score Breakdown Based on 688 ratings
  1. 10 (148)
  2. 9 (351)
  3. 8 (116)
  4. 7 (28)
  5. 6 (6)
  6. 5 (5)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (4)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (23)

What Gamespot Users have to say about ESPN NHL Hockey

  • Rating:8.2

    Best hockey game I've played!!

    This game is one of the best hockey games I've ever played from the checks, blocks, goals, fighting and more. When playing the game I got the feeling that the graphics wern't the best but the game was all it seemed to be... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.6

    ESPN NHL Hockey could have been a near perfect simulation of ice hockey, but hockey fans will be satisfied nonetheless.

    ESPN NHL Hockey is the 2004 edition of Sega's hockey franchise, developed by Kush games. The 2K series is known for its focus on a realistic simulation of ice hockey, and this installment is no different. ESPN NHL Hock... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3

    very good

    On the whole, ESPN NHL Hockey is easily the finest hockey game I’ve had the pleasure of playing in a long time. It does have its faults, to be sure, but given the leaps and bounds by which the franchise has improved in o... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.4

    Espn NHL Hockey (XBOX)

    If your a fan of hockey you will like this game because a lot more things to do compared to EA nhl games. This is a very smooth and good looking game on and off the ice. You can customize each individual player from his ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    With a few minor flaws, ESPN is a good hockey game worth owning.

    Well, let's start out with the minor flaws of the game. First of all, goalie helmets are NOT one random color that just has the team logo on the forehead of the helmet. Second of all, the captain of the team is designa... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4

    Best Hockey game to date

    This is the best hockey game to date, but it does have very slight problems. Every time you play you will be amazed by the realisticness of the game. This game has excellent flowing graphics the dazzle the eyes. The lev... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Despite minor flaws, ESPN NHL Hockey is an excellent game of hockey, and well worth the money.

    The last hockey game I played before picking this up was NHL PowerPlay '96, so you can imagine I was a little bit leery about approaching the genre again after missing eight years of gameplay development--it would be lik... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.2

    Let me first start out by saying I’m a rabid hockey fan. ESPN NHL 2K4 happens to be the best hockey game out there. From the gameplay to the sound, this game brings a complete package and those who purchase it will not... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.4

    I think overall ESPN NHL Hockey is great. There are only a few things i dislike about it. 1. The terrible fighting. 2. How difficult it is to score on xbox live. 3. How easy it is for someone to all of a sudden come... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.9

    ESPN Hockey, the much anticipated sequel to NHL 2K3, hit the shelves on September 10th. Sega's NHL 2K3 was arguably the best hockey game ever made. ESPN Hockey had some mighty big boots to fill. How do you make the be... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
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