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Average Player Score Based on 136 ratings
6.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 136 ratings
  1. 10 (9)
  2. 9 (11)
  3. 8 (20)
  4. 7 (40)
  5. 6 (31)
  6. 5 (13)
  7. 4 (5)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (2)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:7.3

    Jack the Ripper is an entertaining game, if nothing else. Reviews I’ve seen are critical of its lack of ‘gameplay’. I suppose that depends on how one defines ‘gameplay’. There aren’t any pulse pounding life or death ... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Jack the Ripper

  • Review Score:7.3

    Jack the Ripper is an entertaining game, if nothing else. Reviews I’ve seen are critical of its lack of ‘gameplay’. I suppose that depends on how one defines ‘gameplay’. There aren’t any pulse pounding life or death ... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:1.5

    $19.99 Down to the trash

    Pros: Interesting storyline Cons: Too many major bugs, and boring gameplay. This is one of the games that first of all, shouldn't play. It has, like Gamespot said, very little gameplay into it as it is just a point ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.6

    And in the end...?

    This game should have been better. It has a lot going for it from the outset – a compelling (and almost true) story line, characters with character who you come to really care about (even as you suspect some of them), an... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.4

    Ok game, Great Idea but I could of been better.

    Gameplay: In Jack the Ripper, you play as a young reporter who's covering a series of brutal murders in the slums of New York City in 1901. Most people believe the gruesome deeds are the work of Jack the Ripper, who's su... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful