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Score Breakdown Based on 4447 ratings
  1. 10 (764)
  2. 9 (2020)
  3. 8 (1259)
  4. 7 (248)
  5. 6 (71)
  6. 5 (26)
  7. 4 (13)
  8. 3 (4)
  9. 2 (8)
  10. 1 (34)

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  • Review Score:8.5

    Great game, lots of fun, replay value very high.

    This game is fun addictive and has a great level oof replay value. The colours make it very entrancing but it also makes you feel like you're high. I enjoyed this game a lot, but I don't think it deserved to be in the 36... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.1

    Geometry Wars is fun, but it can get boring after playing the same thing over and over.

    Geometry Wars is a game that has great visuals, sound, and fast paced action, but it lacks variety to make it live up to those things. Gameplay: Here is where the game falls short for me. It has only one game mode, w... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.6

    crazy game that will have you going blind

    Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved is a classic game that with a 360 touch is a very addictive game. the soundtrack to the gameplay is great. the picture and quality of this game is very Sharpe. they give you the option to pla... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.3

    I wasn't expecting to like geometry wars but I was wrong

    Gameplay: It's got very addciting gameplay, what you do is you guide this geometry piece and you control it around shooting other geometry pieces, some very addicting stuff Graphics: The game looks great you see alo... Read Full Review

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

    ya know, you really cant criticize a game that doesnt aspire to be anything. But you can criticize it for exactly that..

    Geomotrey Wars is great, and i think evreyone whould at least play the trial.And if you get good enough and want more, Might as well buy it..its only 4$. See the problem is the could have done a lot more to make it inter... Read Full Review

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

    Best cheap thrill on the market!

    This game rules! It is a simple game to play, but will take hours of practice to master. It is a total throwback to when high scores mattered more than beautiful CG rendering cut scenes. It is in the vein of Robotron ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    The best Live arcade game to date

    Geometry wars is a very simple concept the is done very well. Shoot things with your ship and the blow up, as time goes on there are more and more things to shoot. The enimies very perfectly and when you progress furthur... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.6

    Fun, addicting, and only $5.00!!!

    It's amazing that when I think back to just before buying my xbox 360 I told myself I would probably never waste any money on xbox live arcade... man, was I ever wrong. After reading many positive reviews on Geometry Wa... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7

    So Addictive, So cheap

    With the Xbox 360 came the Xbox Live Marketplace, Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved is one the games featured on the Marketplace. In Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved you place as what looks like a space ship. You are inside a boa... Read Full Review

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

    One of the best XBOX 360 launch titles, and I'm not just talking about for the arcade.

    You'll be looking in the marketplace for some XBOX Live Arcade games, and you'll see Geometry Wars, first thing you'll think, wow, someone made some stupid math game, how stupid.....this is not the case. Geometry Wars: ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful