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Average Player Score Based on 356 ratings
8.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 356 ratings
  1. 10 (63)
  2. 9 (145)
  3. 8 (102)
  4. 7 (25)
  5. 6 (10)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (6)

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  • User Rating 10

    GREAT game!

    Rated on May 31, 2012 by witalijr

    I never know that first game from "Front Mission" series is on the SNES! I just never thinking of it! I was installed emulator of SNES (Super GNES, if interesting. This emulator not free! In free v...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Im really leaning towards an 8 on this one but the lack of DS specific updates just holds it back from that score

    Rated on July 02, 2008 by Mandrake42

    I love this game, I remember playing the SNES version years ago when it came out and thought it was fantastic. Solid strategy, good story, GIANT ROBOTS!!!. Whats not to like? If you are a fan of turn ...

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

    Awsome addictive stategy game.

    Rated on July 08, 2008 by CrazyP33

    Don't let the ancient 16 bit graphics turn you off. This is a great game. The way it's set up you actually have two storylines to follow giving this game instant replayability right off the bat. Bo...

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

    Even if you don't understand Japanese, it still a game worthy of being picked up.

    Rated on February 04, 2006 by JSGD2003

    The only reason I picked this up was because it was sporting a Squaresoft, and I had enjoyed plenty of their RPGs. This however is not a RPG, but a turn-based strategy game, which is good because it i...

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

    wow for and old game it beat Front Mission 4 in quality

    Rated on October 25, 2007 by servo1000

    I have been playing this sires since Front Mission 3 first came to the US. I loved it and was hooked spent 189 hours playing through it 3 times to get every secret, that's how good the game was. then ...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Fans of Final Fantasy Tactics and Mech based straegy games rejoice!

    Rated on October 25, 2007 by DSgamer64

    Front Mission is a new game from Square Enix for the Nintendo DS. By the looks of it, the game uses the same mapping system and similar turn based combat to upcoming Final Fantasy Tactics Advance 2: T...

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

    Front Mission is a sure hit for fans of turned based strategy or mech games.

    Rated on October 27, 2007 by metalfreak_1

    For a game that came out for the SNES, this game stands up to a large portion of the current DS library. This is due, in large part, to the quality of the story telling and the story itself. The graph...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.3

    the game is too easy too short for an turn based strategy game.

    Rated on April 10, 2006 by jojo198

    i dont know what ppl thinking, but i think SUPER ROBOT WAR IV is way better than this boring game, in this game its too easy because u get to fight the same enemy over and over again,ur enemy or ur el...

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

    Classic Mech Turn-Based Strategy.

    Rated on May 27, 2006 by ViviPHI

    If it is at all possible to find a translated version of this great game DO SO. A classic turn-based strategy game for the SNES, Front Mission focuses on customizing a large group of mechs to do batt...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Awesome for any mech fan.

    Rated on July 02, 2006 by Catistrophic

    Front Mission is a turn-based strategy game allowing you to command an army of mechs and your own mech. This game starts off with throwing you into a conflict that you have to solve, then you are a to...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.