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Score Breakdown Based on 153 ratings
  1. 10 (28)
  2. 9 (22)
  3. 8 (40)
  4. 7 (33)
  5. 6 (13)
  6. 5 (10)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (3)

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  • User Rating 9.5

    One of the Best 5(good) games on the Wii

    Rated on August 09, 2009 by kamizuka

    Even though this game is very very easy, it is a really fun and a highly addictive games. But the problem is tthat when they made it that easy they were planning to make it for the " Wii fanboys" lol ...

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

    Guys Gamespots score is a bunch of bull crap, read my review and i'll tell ya about how good this game is!

    Rated on September 05, 2009 by elite10001

    The singleplayer length is medium. but is fun blowing drudges heads off loll! but what really shines about this game is the awesome and addicting multi player!:D you can rank up, character customizati...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Gamespot, you guys can be SO wrong at times.

    Rated on December 29, 2009 by teamking

    {THE GOOD:} Amazing graphics for the Wii. ● The minions are smarter then Pikmin. ● It's straight on fun being evil ● Stellar voice acting ● Suprisingly good controls. ● ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Dark Legend had all the right elements to be a great game, but it just didn't click.

    Rated on January 08, 2010 by zh666

    It's a shame. A dirty shame. I really loved the first Overlord. I was super excited for this game being announced for the Wii. Wii controls just seem like a perfect fit, and the graphical style wo...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Overlord: DL Review

    Rated on November 05, 2010 by Numbahz

    Overlord starts out with awesome graphical designs and impressive dialogue. The first few minutes teaches you how to play the game, after a while it eventually leads you to the castle's throne room wh...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3

    If you have an extremely low IQ and a bad sense of humor then I'd recommend this game.

    Rated on April 21, 2011 by snappytomdory

    I am sick and tired of being conned into buying crappy games, i read a review for this game and it was a pretty good review saying that it was a decent game. Well thanks to that review i purchased th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    Overlord is a dull, repetitive game that could have been great.

    Rated on May 10, 2011 by da_nibbler

    The fun of trashing things and sending our your crazy minions gets dull quickly as the levels/areas are too much alike. There are no real puzzles or situations where you need to think which minions to...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    While juggling minions, quick depleting health bars and specific obstacles, Overlord: Dark Legend is a decent challenge.

    Rated on June 28, 2009 by riariases

    Has being evil ever been this fun? Unrealistically, there is no punishment for misdeeds which feels great considering theres no need for a rush. Gameplay: Using the Wii Remote as the pointer, you g...

    1 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Overlord Dark Legend is a fun, addictive game. Sadly though it has a few issues.

    Rated on July 01, 2009 by DungeonLeader

    If your reading this and haven't played overlord i'll give you a quick summary. Its basically pikmin with a dark humor, fantasy twist. If you haven't played pikmin then your the worst nintendo fan of ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Overlord Dark Legend is a solid, funny, game that held back by a few minor flaws.

    Rated on July 04, 2009 by snowman6251

    Overlord Dark Legend, the Wii's current only installment of the Overlord franchise. Surely its just a watered down port of the 360 original yes? No. Overlord is a unique and solid experience on the wi...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.