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8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 6176 ratings
  1. 10 (1796)
  2. 9 (2824)
  3. 8 (1142)
  4. 7 (214)
  5. 6 (56)
  6. 5 (40)
  7. 4 (12)
  8. 3 (12)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (70)

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  • User Rating 5

    New Challenges, More to do.

    Rated on December 24, 2005 by MasterShake888

    There are just more added into thus game for example, like color, and exploring new islands. The sad part is that you cannot explore the Johto and the Hoenn Regions which ruined the adventure. How dis...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    To get the most out of Diamond and Pearl you need this game.

    Rated on May 05, 2007 by peacebringer

    If your new to Pokemon, like me who just refused to give in on the craze and bought Diamond or Pearl you may be forced to get this and the other Pokemon games that compatible. But one or 2 may be enou...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Ok, So In a nut shell,......Out standing! A much needed Remake for any Pokemon Fan!

    Rated on March 31, 2008 by dwaynebook

    So, This is my Fist review in like 3 years so I might be a bit rusty. Ok, I'll Be honest, Im now 24 years old, you ask yourself why is a Us Army solider playing Pokemon, well lets face it, it porta...

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

    'Red and Blue were lessons in expertly crafted RPG adventure games, Fire Red and Leaf Green buffed them to a shine'

    Rated on February 16, 2012 by MC_Bally_Who

    Everyone knows about the Pokemon craze that hit the world like an enraged Snorlax back in 1996. Schools were flooded with Pokemon cards, living rooms were filled with the sound of sweet Jigglypuff mel...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Pokemon Red, the only game I'd play in bed.

    Rated on February 26, 2012 by ConsuelaThaMaid

    A classic. I absolutely love this game and spent many hours enjoying it as a kid, and i still do pick it up once and a while and play it and i'm sixteen years old! Once a great game, always a great ga...

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

    Both, newcomers to the series and long time Pokeveterans should find something to satisfy them in FireRed and LeafGreen.

    Rated on August 21, 2009 by charizard1605

    The Pokemon series is really no stranger to remakes and reissuing of already released games with some minor improvements. Even before FireRed and LeafGreen, the series already had two remakes in the g...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.4

    A great remake of a good classic.

    Rated on May 15, 2007 by lukeb1989

    Now unless you have been living in a hole for the past 10 years or so then you will definitely know about the pokemon series of videogames. Lets get the very basic story out of the way first, young bo...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Kanto will always be the best country. (Next to Johto)

    Rated on December 29, 2005 by ApeOverlord

    What more to say about this game? It is a complete De-ja-vu of the first pokemon games ever created and it holds up beautifully. I bought this because the majority of the Hoenn pokemon blows and the c...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    One Of The Best In The Series

    Rated on July 21, 2006 by stunner2

    Great Pokemon Game. The Game Never Ends It's Unforgettable. I Love This Game. It's A Real Challenge Trying To Catch Pokemon. I Catch Pokemon Anywhere I Can Find Them. I Try To Catch The Rare Pokemon. ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Red Redux

    Rated on May 22, 2007 by DreFullCircle

    Pokemon FireRed is a remake of the Game Boy game Pokemon Red, but rather than just polish the graphics, they implimented features of the later games and created a well-rounded Pokemon experience. If, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.