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Score Breakdown Based on 493 ratings
  1. 10 (43)
  2. 9 (75)
  3. 8 (144)
  4. 7 (102)
  5. 6 (49)
  6. 5 (24)
  7. 4 (25)
  8. 3 (13)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (12)

Most Helpful Critical Player Reviews

  • Review Score:2.9

    A piece of junk.

    This game consists of just a few levels and places. Furthermore, it gets boring after playing it for a few minutes. The dungeons are very dark and you could easily fall down the pit holes. The enemies are also difficu... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure

  • Review Score:1.3

    Ugh.....Rushed and too hard of bosses, no saving between levels....total waste.

    Too dark for GBA system, too hard, small levels, FREAKIN' hard bosses and cheesy controls and weapons. This game isn't even worth a rent....IT STINKS....I have to have one hundred words in here ok.....one two three four ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Great for the times and still fun today !!

    If your a pitfall fan and haven't played this your missing out. To me this is the best in the series and provides hours of playability.This Side-Scrolling Platform Game starts with you and your dad in search of the lost... Read Full Review

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

    This game is nothing but a filler in my GBA Collection.

    Their are some good remake games out their who got better reviews than this bad excuse of a remake. I mean come on, this game is so bad that you get killed by the first Boss without fail and this game won't even have any... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2.9

    A piece of junk.

    This game consists of just a few levels and places. Furthermore, it gets boring after playing it for a few minutes. The dungeons are very dark and you could easily fall down the pit holes. The enemies are also difficu... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    Great, my first video game I had for my NES. Great game, BUT NOT 4 THOSE WHO HATE ARCADE STYLE GAMES.

    I remember getting Pitfall the mayan adventure many many years ago for my NES, and my pc. The NES one fried a few years back and I lent the pc version to a friend who moved. Then I was all alone, no pitfall. THEN THEY MA... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    Though Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure has it's moments, it ultimately falls short.

    Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure has got to be my biggest letdown in video game history. It's the Super Nintendo rendition of the game that started the whole platforming genre, so you'd expect the gaming experience of a life... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3

    Not a good game, period.

    I bought this game from a guy who was saling many games of GameBoy Advanced . You know, its an adventure based in a classic game and I wanna really play this game even after read the review in the gamespot.com. Well, ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:1.5

    Pitiful: The Mayan Expedition

    This game stinks beyond belief. My friend actually threw this game out. It lacks gameplay, and is unbelievably hard. Music: Almost none. What fun! There is almost nothing in this game, so don't get it. I stopped playing ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:1.1

    pitifall:the mayan expidition

    pitifall:the mayan...0 pitfall,srry,is by far so horribly terrible,it makes william hung sound like ACDC.The gameplay is shattered so bad it only makes the terrible control worse.I don't remember,but even if there was so... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful