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8.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 3997 ratings
  1. 10 (1839)
  2. 9 (1417)
  3. 8 (466)
  4. 7 (94)
  5. 6 (34)
  6. 5 (19)
  7. 4 (12)
  8. 3 (12)
  9. 2 (18)
  10. 1 (86)

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  • User Rating 9.5

    The best Pokemon game

    Rated on August 10, 2009 by acs1903

    This game is the newest addition of the pokemon series and is of course the most enhanced. The graphics are still 2D and 3D is only used in the Distortion World and the cutscenes. When I say cut scene...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    The Pokemon formula is still quite fun and addicting; why can't they speed up the gameplay already?

    Rated on August 10, 2009 by sandmanccl

    I love strategy, and while in a very simplistic form, Pokemon has continued to deliver a fine RPG style with strategic battles that I still really get into. I haven't played a pokemon game since the ...

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

    The Series just gets better with each new installment.

    Rated on August 12, 2009 by XiONDiGiTaL

    the series is a wonderful expansion to the D/P series, recommended for those who want the most out of the series. i'm looking forward to the release of HeartGold/SoulSilver. Though the Pokemon fra...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Can't get Enough of it ^_^

    Rated on August 14, 2009 by Killacoal

    Pokemon series just keeps on getting better and better, and with Pokemon Heart Gold and Pokemon Soul Silver on there way in 2010 i just cant wait for them to come out. Platinum is the best in the seri...

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

    This game is absolutely amazing, with all the new additions, this is the best Pokemon game so far...

    Rated on August 17, 2009 by TehAwesomePwner

    Pokemon Platinum is the special edition for the two DS Pokemon games Pokemon Diamond and Pokemon Pearl version. I say that this game gets a perfect ten because with its new additions, 490+ Pokemon,...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    This is a very fun game. As you get through the game it gets more and more interesting

    Rated on August 17, 2009 by brandon7422

    This game was a remake of pearl and diamond just like emerald was of ruby and sapphire. I enjoyed collecting the interesting guys like electrive and so on without having to own a GBA game from the gen...

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

    Great game, but beware:VERY addictave.

    Rated on January 09, 2010 by gamedude234

    Is it possible to perfect perfection? Game freak thought they could, and more than thinking they could, they did! That is what I thought after an hour of the game, so I will come up with new things ad...

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

    If you loved the other pokemon games, this one will not disappoint.

    Rated on September 06, 2009 by IONz

    Ah, here we go again. Another pokemon game to eat up 100+ hours of our lives. What about these games is it that allow us to spend so much time trying to "collect them all"? Well let me break it down. ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Quite an improvement! Awesome!

    Rated on September 11, 2009 by CrimsongaruruZ

    Wow... This is amazing! At first I thought this game is nothing different from Pokemon Diamond and Pearl, so it's a waste of time waiting it to be released, but I was mistaken. I cannot actually belie...

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

    Pokemon Platinum may be more of the same, but that doesn't mean it's not good.

    Rated on April 07, 2012 by barren_176

    Yes, my friends, this is Pokemon. Little creatures beating the hell out of each other in dogfight-like contests, but man, do we ever love it. Professor Rowan, also named after a tree, is the local ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.