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Average Player Score Based on 133 ratings
7.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 133 ratings
  1. 10 (26)
  2. 9 (30)
  3. 8 (41)
  4. 7 (16)
  5. 6 (10)
  6. 5 (5)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (0)

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  • User Rating 8.9

    What a great game!

    Rated on December 28, 2005 by ReviewPro

    I got this game years ago and it has been one of my favorates ever since. The levels are very nicely designed, the objectives of the game are brilliant, and the music is absolutely amazing!. In the...

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

    If it would have been ported better, it would also have scored higher, either way it's a great game.

    Rated on September 08, 2004 by kinkyfriend_85

    You're sent to the Egyptian city of Karnak, heavily armed. To investigate strange happenings. Soon you are to discover that aliens have invaded the place. To blast them off, you are like told before,...

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

    The game that defined an enduring legacy.

    Rated on September 18, 2012 by Tatsumakisen

    Known as PowerSlave in the U.S and 1999: Return of the Pharaoh in Japan, Exhumed was one of the best games on the system. As part of a crack team of soldiers sent in to the Valley of Karnak to unco...

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

    An old classic, one of the best first-person shooters i have played. Pure genius.

    Rated on September 03, 2007 by mentallemon

    Powerslave/exhumed is an old classic that really hit big I thought, although all enemies were 2D for the time it was brilliant and much better than doom, as you went through the game you gained tonnes...

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

    A wonderful game.

    Rated on January 04, 2011 by adders11

    PowerSlave, or Exhumed as it is known in Europe (which is what I am going to refer to it as, since I am from the UK and this is the version I own) is an underrated gem. Everything about it was complet...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Why it didn't turn out as well as the platform versions will never be known, but PC Powerslave is still a ball of fun.

    Rated on January 12, 2011 by Clonehunter1

    Powerslave, the semi-suucesful offspring of the now defunct Lobotomy Software, is still even today a noteworthy shooter in some respects, or at least it sounds like the console versions are. Rather t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Powerslave, aka Exhumed: a forgotten game

    Rated on July 02, 2006 by sisominux

    I was very surprised when I wanted to add this game to my collection and I couldn’t find it in GS database; after a little search I realized Powerslave in Europe is known as Exhumed. Anyway, I’m shoc...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Before Halo, Half-life and Turok there was powerslave

    Rated on October 02, 2013 by BlackGenjii

    I never liked long dark hallways.Gotta love that art cover. The truth is that Powerslave is one of my most beloved games, not just for the atmosphere, the triumphant rising from beginning to end or th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.