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Average Player Score Based on 44 ratings
7.4
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Score Breakdown Based on 44 ratings
  1. 10 (10)
  2. 9 (2)
  3. 8 (13)
  4. 7 (9)
  5. 6 (4)
  6. 5 (4)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (1)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:8

    Good Dream or Bad Dream?

    If you're an American, be you North or Southern, you've undoubtedly heard of Garfield the cat at least once in your life. That lazy anthropomorphic orange cat who hates Mondays, enjoys eating lasagna, and makes for funn... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Garfield's Nightmare

  • Review Score:8.5

    meow rowr purrrrrrrr ffffffft(cat talk)

    garfield DS.. one of the rarest ds games ever to be made most ds owners never even heard of it.which is wierd becaues unlike most garfield games this one got good reviews for some reasons... i do not no why.... thegood ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    EXCELLENT, EASY PLATFORMER!

    THIS GAME IS AN EXCELLENT PLATFORMER. ITS EASY ENOUGH FOR KIDS BUT AT TIMES, THOUGH FEW, ARE CHALLENGING ENOUGH FOR AN ADULT.(ESPECIALLY LEVEL 4) THERE ARE ONLY 4 LEVELS & 4 BOSSES. I BEAT IT FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 2 HOUR... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Good Dream or Bad Dream?

    If you're an American, be you North or Southern, you've undoubtedly heard of Garfield the cat at least once in your life. That lazy anthropomorphic orange cat who hates Mondays, enjoys eating lasagna, and makes for funn... Read Full Review

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

    You know the lazy cat dont you???Well...in the game is even lazier!!!!

    I mean...all he does in the game is jumping and pushing things...and stomping on things.NO weapons...NO throwing something...no anything!!!He just walking around...jumping on enemies...collecting donoughts and thats all!... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    A *massive* improvement from the previous DS garfield game!

    so, i went into playing this game with a very loose and very unanticipated expectations. like, wow. they actually made a good game. not only that, they made a solid side scroller with great background visuals. an... Read Full Review

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

    It's a budget title for kids...what do you expect?

    I love Garfield comics, but never thought I would actually buy any of the video games. But this title, for some odd reason, was able to snag my attention mostly because it wasn't another movie tie-in. Sometimes you just ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    A solid and child-friendly platformer

    The story begins as Garfield stuffs himself with a gigantic sandwich, only to go have a nap right after. Of course, this causes him to have a series of nightmares. Unfortunately he can't wake up since his alarm is b... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Bought this for my little kid, and she's been hooked since, beautiful backgrounds and detail, plus good playability!

    I got this for my kiddy expecting it to be like all other games based on childrens television characters (rubbish) , but it only takes a few minutes to notice that the colours look as bright and vivid as NSMB and also no... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful