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Score Breakdown Based on 3682 ratings
  1. 10 (859)
  2. 9 (905)
  3. 8 (835)
  4. 7 (482)
  5. 6 (256)
  6. 5 (115)
  7. 4 (67)
  8. 3 (48)
  9. 2 (30)
  10. 1 (86)

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  • User Rating 8

    A fun action RPG to pass the time, but that's about it.

    Rated on May 27, 2008 by NinjaBrownie

    The action in the game is great for an action RPG, and the weapons look cool. Plus fighting can be enjoying if you can stand repetition. But while fighting is fun, the story is just plain boring. ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    Well, if you are a hardcore MMORPG gamer, this may be your game.

    Rated on June 08, 2008 by bloody_player91

    When I first watched the gameplay videos online, I expected a reasonable storyline, with some great gameplay. However, what I got was far from what I expected. Priced at $50 new, this game may be th...

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

    Phantasy Star Universe, the newest game to the ever popular Phantasy Star series, has once again captured our interests.

    Rated on August 03, 2007 by Mikalobe

    ~Online Review~ Storyline: There's not much of a storyline online, as in most MMORPGs. However, there are missions that give off basic information that relates to the offline version of the game. It...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4

    Great Looking, But Poor Gameplay Whether Off Or Online

    Rated on August 06, 2007 by JRob14

    Now when i 1st got this game i was expecting it to be as good if not better then PSO, now don't get me wrong its a great looking game, but any game could have great graphics, at first it was fun i mea...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.2

    A decent RPG that gets repeitive after a day or two.

    Rated on August 06, 2007 by gosabres26

    Phantasy Star Universe is a decent RPG game that is has a pretty deep story that is in an episode-like matter. The game offers a way to create ur own weapons and has many different types of weapons to...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.8

    Not what it use to be but still satisfying

    Rated on October 26, 2006 by ant1218

    Let me start by saying I loved PSO on DC / GC, so I had high hopes for PSU but im pretty disappointed so far. Let me start by saying the control scheme is a pain in the azz. It took me about 2 hours...

    1 out of 13 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.2

    A really big letdown. I was hoping for a much better game. Overall a shell of what it used to be.

    Rated on October 27, 2006 by velocity99

    To be fair, i will review this with all of the areas of importance. Summary: Phantasy Star Universe isn't that bad of a game if you're prepared to dish out 10 $ every month, but with great free onl...

    4 out of 20 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    The Phantasy Star series returns with Phantasy star universe, which in my opinion, is better than all the rest.

    Rated on October 28, 2006 by Tok3d

    Phantasy star universe is the best Phantasy Star game yet. Period. It adds a new story mode into play, in which you can enjoy the full-fledged, 30-40 hour game that has its twists and turns. But more ...

    5 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    One of the best Online games that Playstation has ever seen!

    Rated on October 28, 2006 by SquirrelMaster-

    Online is excelent! They are still working on the updates to complete the online sensation but once they are done that then this game is at my top 5 games of all time! Games like this remind me of t...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Just plan on losing alot of sleep : ) because you'll spend alot of quality time with this game.

    Rated on October 29, 2006 by ColdScorpion

    I enjoyed countless hours on the previous Phantasy Star games, but nothing would prepare me for Sega's new and improved Phantasy Star Universe. I loved PSO I&II, but Sega improved and expanded wit...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.