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8.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 5852 ratings
  1. 10 (1400)
  2. 9 (2495)
  3. 8 (1498)
  4. 7 (269)
  5. 6 (60)
  6. 5 (35)
  7. 4 (13)
  8. 3 (10)
  9. 2 (17)
  10. 1 (55)

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  • User Rating 10

    Pokemon Ruby is the action packed handheld RPG you need to play.

    Rated on April 02, 2008 by Blueguy93

    Pokemon has expanded since 1995, and since then, it's been 2nd to Mario as the most popular. Actually, it's doing better then Mario commercially, since Mario came on consoles in 1985, but Pokemon came...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Rated on August 07, 2003 by Golden_Helmet

    This game can only be improved on in tiny little ways. Its nearly perfect. Its graphics are nice for the GBA, its sound is pretty good, lots of Pokemon to catch *I'v got 57 captured as of now, i need ...

    0 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8

    Not quite what I hoped for, but not bad!

    Rated on July 18, 2006 by fon1988

    Pokemon has been a long running franchise, ever since its release of Red and Blue on the gameboy. Ever since then, I've had my hands on every pokemon game that GameFreak happens to come out with. With...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Great

    Rated on May 15, 2007 by Link9876

    Pokemon Ruby version is a wonderful addition to the pokemon universe. There are many more pokemon, around 200, and also many many of the originals that appear in this game. You start out in the region...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    This is the best pokemon game ever, probably as far as pokemon games will get.

    Rated on July 24, 2006 by Horus92

    Pokemon Ruby is the best GBA pokemon game ever. Not just because of its singular graphics, sound, and gameplay but because of its solid storyline and never-boring sequence. You want a pokemon that's r...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    The most stragetive game of all GBA games. Bring it on!

    Rated on January 01, 2006 by k3nn3th

    Pokémon Ruby is a game you have to think about when you fight with it, and it's not only fight pokémon but resolve a problem. Pokémon Ruby is 1 of the most sold games of GBA because of his graphics a...

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

    The Pokemon Series goes way back, this is the newest game in a long time, and is exceptionally more challenging.

    Rated on April 25, 2008 by Venoroth53535

    Pokemon: Ruby Version is the newest Pokemon game in a long time, and the graphics show it. This release is the first Pokemon game to be released on the GameBoy Advanced, along with its Sapphire Versio...

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

    The 3rd generation of Pokemon sets out what it is meant to do

    Rated on August 28, 2008 by GANGSTASAN

    Pokemon has always been a huge success,and let again here's another excellent Pokemon game,based on Hoenn, the 3rd generation of Pokemon. Gameplay:In this game you can play as a boy or girl so it i...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Another just improved pokemon game.

    Rated on September 05, 2004 by marcocat

    This is another game just like the other pokemon games, but it doesn't mean that is boring; is another great pokemon game. The problem is that you won't find anything really new (but the two on two ba...

    0 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    fun but gets boring

    Rated on January 06, 2006 by imortal-joe

    The Ruby version is just like the saphire version except different pokemon can be found like always. there are lots of new pokemon to collect and level up. if you played the previous versions then you...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.