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8.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 1794 ratings
  1. 10 (220)
  2. 9 (858)
  3. 8 (508)
  4. 7 (100)
  5. 6 (36)
  6. 5 (19)
  7. 4 (9)
  8. 3 (7)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (34)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:8.9

    Huge Step over last year.

    Hockey-mad PC gamers face a tough decision each year -- plunk down 40 bucks for the latest version of EA Sports' NHL or stick with last year's perfectly serviceable edition. A number of factors weigh in here, not the lea... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful

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  • Rating:10

    NHL 2004 Rebuilt is here again!

    NHL 2004 RebuiltBefore the long weekend, I stumbled across an online community dedicated to - and I mean this literally - rebuilding the PC version of NHL 2004. I spent most of the weekend installing it and getting it r... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    A great classic that withstands the test of time.

    Even after 7 years this game is still very fun, and realistic. The Dynasty Mode in this game is the best in the NHL series, with being able to set ticket prices, manage your finances which equals to upgrades which help y... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    One heck of an improvement over NHL 2003.

    Back in 2003, many EA Hockey fans were left disappointed with NHL 2003, which was completely outclassed by 2K's NHL 2K3. This time around, the competition between EA and 2K was a lot closer, with NHL 2004, which is in my... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Despite a few glitches, the latest NHL is the finest, and certainly the most challenging, NHL to date.

    Despite a few glitches, the latest NHL is the finest, and certainly the most challenging, NHL to date. NHL 2004 gives a good solid game of hockey. Graphics are getting better. Has a good selection of teams. A good amount... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Stick with this game, and it will stick to you.

    This is the first NHL game I have ever played and I was actually quite surprised with the results. Despite being five years old this game actually holds up pretty well. The graphics are brilliant considering it's age, a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    NHL 2004 is awesome

    i like to play nhl04. it is a very fun game. i play it almost everyday. the new dynasty mode is very fun. um since i have already had it for about four years now i have become very good at it. even with the worst team i ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3

    Games r gud by Jake

    This was bad / good ( so about mediumy good/ bad) it was ok in the department of healthy and safety AS NO INJURIES ARE SUBSTAINED DURING GAMEPLAY. It is bad. Well its ok. Well actually its the most superb edition of a sp... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.7

    Y-A-W-N BORING!

    This game sucks the speed and intensity is horrible. Its not a game i recommend. The gameplay was just plain out poor all u do is skate around and shoot the puck they needed to add some new deking abilities. If your gonn... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Face down the NHL's finest in this hockey title.

    With clear graphics, all the teams, and realistic crowd details, this game almost makes you feel like you took the trip to the stadium yourself. It has a trait that's particularly annoying, however: when your goalie ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.2

    NHL!!!! Career mode rock$! AWSOME GAME!!!!!!

    NHL 2004 is a great game! Graphics: The graphics are good there not that bad. Sound: The music in the game is cool I like it! Gameplay: NHL 2004 is rally fun , there is lots of modes and the best one is dystat... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful