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Score Breakdown Based on 931 ratings
  1. 10 (154)
  2. 9 (272)
  3. 8 (311)
  4. 7 (147)
  5. 6 (23)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (5)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (8)

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  • User Rating 8.1

    Rated on July 22, 2004 by -HighStakes-

    KI Gold is the arcade perfect version of KI2! Everything from KI2 is in the N64 version...everything but those really awesome CG movies (due to limitations of the cartridge format). With that being ...

    3 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.2

    Unless your a Killer Instinct Fan, your better off

    Rated on January 15, 2006 by ocdog45

    And if you are....get ready to have fun. from the Super Nintendo days this game has evolved with the graphics and the game play. for me the combos were harder but like every game with in time you perf...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    If your willing to forgive the awkward storyline than you'll surely enjoy this game

    Rated on June 21, 2008 by 201515198568861891519363228016

    Warning: The opinions expressed in the following review are NOT endorsed by anyone at Gamespot or any professional reviewer. I'm not paid for my reviews and I do them for fun. They may contain: Foul L...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    a very addictive and fun play cools grapics, sound and simple control.<br /> extremes combos and sadics ultimates.

    Rated on October 02, 2006 by wilson_69

    the game is fun and very addictive the grapics isn&acute;t excelent but are very good the final hits are easi and cools, and the ultras are better his old version in snes or gb, the bad part of the ga...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    - Killer Instinct -

    Rated on February 19, 2006 by Twiztid-Maddox

    This was probably the best fighting game on the N64... it didn't have to show you more than what it had... it gave you more than what Mortal Kombat had... those who didn't like it for some reason, wer...

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

    Killer Combo...

    Rated on February 09, 2008 by crimsonphire

    This may be a 2-D fighter but it offers tightly tunned gameplay and highly addictive fun. Killer Instinct is known for having a complex and standardised combo system, based on three strengths of mo...

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

    Very good game, highly addictive. But doesnt last as longas you would have liked.

    Rated on April 10, 2006 by Raiden_976

    I think that if this series would have been continued, it would still be one of the most popular games out. It took aspects of a few different games such as MC (combo fighting) and meshed them into a ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Killer Instinct 2 for the Nintendo 64

    Rated on October 30, 2010 by nintendians

    Killer Instinct Gold for the Nintendo 64 is a reimported of Killer Instinct 2 from the arcade, made by Rareware. Killer Instinct 2/Gold brings back all the character from Killer Instinct except for Ci...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    This is one of the best fighting games of all time.

    Rated on December 20, 2005 by jlbell7

    I think that if this series would have been continued, it would still be one of the most popular games out. It took aspects of a few different games such as MC (combo fighting) and meshed them into a...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Easily the greatest fighting game ever created. The action-packed gameplay will keep you playing this game for hours!

    Rated on December 31, 2007 by Iqen

    Mix fresh graphics with amazing fast-paced fighting gameplay and you get an explosive mixture, that which is Killer Instinct Gold.The smooth sound details are quite good, but the source of fun is the ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.