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  5. 6 (139)
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  7. 4 (27)
  8. 3 (33)
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  • User Rating 7.5

    The game is not that good but not bad neither.

    Rated on December 25, 2005 by Linkfanatic501

    I only have this game because it came with the gamecube i got for christmas. I have been playing it and it has the same pokemon elements it should have. Though it gets a little repetive with the battl...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    This game beats the first in its series by a long shot, completly recommended to anyone still looking for NGC games.

    Rated on March 21, 2009 by DarkFlareKin

    Pokemon XD differs from its first game, Pokemon Colosseum, by a long shot. It basically follows the same plot, trying to take down Cipher, but it is still good. You can even capture more than one s...

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

    Good game just gets a little boring after a while. The shadow pokemon though are really cool.

    Rated on April 01, 2008 by Sonic7777777

    XD is a good game for pokemon fans although it is a one player. But it has a good story mode and definetely will take a little while to beat. The regular story mode is like 20-40hrs but to get all of ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Michael? What does the scouter say about shadow lugias power level? Hmm..... ITS OVER 9000! Very fun game.

    Rated on August 13, 2009 by duker2

    When I saw comercials for pokemon colosseum I wanted that but my dad got mixed up and instead gave me this. But im greatful that he did that. Story 10/10: It all starts when you a player named Mich...

    4 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    10X Better than the first!

    Rated on April 22, 2006 by DS-man

    If your a pokemon fan and you liked all the other pokemon games, then buy Gale of darkness, inless you did'nt like Colloseum or your not a fan of the serieas, but if you are a fan and you liked collos...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    An AWSOME game (best in series) I think its a bit under rated as they story isn't the same if you look properly!

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by Dragonicedra

    An AWSOME game (best in series) I think its a bit under rated as they story isn't the same if you look properly! I know alot of people who have only just been introduced to pokemon and they love it! I...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    wats mine is mine <br /> wats yours is mine<br /> everythings mine

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by yas710yaf

    this game is raw the best ever pokemon game ever that i played except 4 the gba pokemon games who doesnt like this game its so cool the pokespots made the game better but it needs more pokeemon ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.7

    I HATE IT!!!

    Rated on December 29, 2005 by elvisApresley77

    I got this for Christmas. I...........DON'T...............LIKE..............IT!!! Mainly becuase I do not like Pokemon. I remember a time, 6 or 7 years ago, I did like Pokemon. If I had the gme then, ...

    1 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    the ultimate pokemon experience!

    Rated on December 30, 2005 by gcguy

    taken 5 years after the cipher incident, this is one game you dont want to miss! on battle mode, mew is no longer rarer than a chicken on a farm! Deoxys no longer needs a gba download! just put on ba...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    One word. Meh.

    Rated on December 30, 2005 by ScottHedgehog

    I've written some long reviews, but just for the heck of it I'm gonna make this one snappy. Gameplay: 8/10. It's the same Pokemon gameplay we've all grown to love, but it needs more... a certain t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.