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  • Review Score:9

    the best version of prince of persia.

    Konami have managed to capture the gameplay of prince of persia perfectly. the graphics are up there with the best on the aged snes, with colourful scenery, great character animation and fiendish traps, the music is also... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Not the best version but still fun.

    Downloaded this for Nintendo's 3DS Virtual Console and wasn't disappointed. I have fond memories of the PC and Amiga versions and while this is a watered down version, it's still enjoyable. The absolute best thing ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Going back into the sands of time and what do i see...a game that only the legends speak of.

    Prince of Persia one of the first games that i played that i realy realy hated as it took me an age to master and even then i would give it dirty evil looks when it ended up giving me the game over screen. Having said th... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    While I would consider this game to be one of the best game gear games out there - it was very hard/frustrating.

    While I would consider this game to be one of the best game gear games out there - it was very hard/frustrating. Nothing like grabbing your white silk pajamas, your sword and taking on some bad guys in the middle east... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    Jordan Mechner's Prince of Persia from 1989 represents a milestone in video-game history.

    This is a PC port from 1989. A milestone that was refined in the SNES version.The NES version has 14 levels, the SNES one has 20 & other upgrades but since this one is the original it takes the cake.Prince of Persia was... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Grest game

    Gameplay: So you play as this nameless prince who only known as "Prince". So you are trying to save the priness who is trapped at the top of the palace and is to be forced to marry the evil Vizer. This is a tim... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Good old school on the gameboy color

    Gameplay: So you play as this nameless prince who only known as "Prince". So you are trying to save the priness who is trapped at the top of the palace and is to be forced to marry the evil Vizer. This is a tim... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Great old school game.

    Gameplay: So you play as this nameless prince who only known as "Prince". So you are trying to save the priness who is trapped at the top of the palace and is to be forced to marry the evil Vizer. This is a tim... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Great old school game

    Gameplay: So you play as this nameless prince who only known as "Prince". So you are trying to save the priness who is trapped at the top of the palace and is to be forced to marry the evil Vizer. This is a tim... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Great old School game

    Gameplay: So you play as this nameless prince who only known as "Prince". So you are trying to save the priness who is trapped at the top of the palace and is to be forced to marry the evil Vizer. This is a tim... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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