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Average Player Score Based on 4192 ratings
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Score Breakdown Based on 4192 ratings
  1. 10 (2273)
  2. 9 (1408)
  3. 8 (344)
  4. 7 (72)
  5. 6 (13)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (11)
  9. 2 (10)
  10. 1 (48)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:10

    Magical.

    There are very few game series that can be tagged as 'memorable.' It takes a lot for a franchise to embed itself in the history of gaming for eternity, and even more for a handheld franchise to become one of the best gam... Read Full Review

    18 of 19 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Pokemon HeartGold/SoulSilver Version

  • Rating:9

    Pokemon SoulSilver Review

    Pokemon SoulSilver:A IV generation remake of the II Generation Pokemon Silver for Gameboy Color. It was released as a pair with Pokemon Heartgold which as you may have deduced is the counter part of Pokemon Gold Version.... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Solid remake of the original.

    (+) Improved graphics, great pointer interactivity, good story (-) no (VS) seeker, lack of vivid training spots Pokemon Soulsilver's story is basically the classic's games reboot story you pick a starter and tr... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Pokemon Heartgold is a nice remake of the original game.

    (+) Improved graphics, great pointer interactivity, good story (-) no (VS) seeker, lack of vivid training spots Pokemon Heartgold's story is basically the classic's games reboot story you pick a starter and ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Pokemon is still running strong - a faithful update and an improvement over the original Silver

    Pocket Monsters Soul Silver Version isn't really that different from the original Red and Blue versions on the GameBoy. All main stream Pokemon games have played the same since day one, the series has had updates over th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Nostalgia!

    This is by far the greatest Pokemon handheld game to date. I love how you can actually explore Seafoam Islands and Cerulean Cave in this game unlike in the originals. Furthermore, the Elite Four will eventually get all n... Read Full Review

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

    Nostalgic remake

    I haven't played a pokemon game in over a decade plus, and heartgold was the first pokemon I came upon playing once again. I really like this remake. The enhanced graphics on the DS make the pokemon graphics bearable.... Read Full Review

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

    An incredible remake of an incredible classic. That's,,, well,, incredible!

    (+) same addictive Poke'mon game play still holds up wonderfully / countless little enhancements update a classic while respecting its own tradition / hundreds of hours worth of game play guaranteed / three different sta... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Quite the best game in Series nowadays! just missing celebi...

    Hello everyone! this is my modest review of this game! Pokemon games have been a very good hobby since the very first releases 10 years ago. The mechanics has almost been untouched since the red and blue games. the monst... Read Full Review

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

    Not A Bad Remake

    The Good: -Great visuals (Great update over the past 10 years and the addition of changing seasons is a nice touch). -Catchy, memorable soundtrack (Still sounds as great as it did in 2000). -Having your leading pokemo... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    An amazing remake that is packed with content

    When I was young and I had the original Gold version for the Gameboy Color, I played it and loved it like pretty much any installment of Pokémon, I wouldn't have said it was as good as the Blue and Red version but it was... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful