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8.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 2844 ratings
  1. 10 (1050)
  2. 9 (1379)
  3. 8 (286)
  4. 7 (56)
  5. 6 (22)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (7)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (7)
  10. 1 (25)

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  • User Rating 9

    This is no Brain Age game, but it challenges your mind in fun and amazing ways that you might not even understand.

    Rated on March 29, 2008 by wiiplay1

    Professor Layton is not just a Brain Age game. All Brain Age does is attempt to challenge you in easy ways that you learned to do in 1st grade, so easy that a 7 year old could do it (no offense). But ...

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

    A Mystery Unsolved; What's Professor Layton to Do?

    Rated on March 30, 2008 by CMJR

    A brain-teasing adventure for the puzzled-at-heart, "Professor Layton and the Curious Village" is a story-driven puzzle game by Level-5. Work your way through over 100 puzzles while solving the myster...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    A great start for a great new series.

    Rated on September 02, 2008 by ping5000

    Professor Layton and the Curious Village is about, well, a guy named Layton who enters a curious village. It plays like a traditional point-and-click adventure. However, instead of presenting you with...

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

    Professor Layton is a brain game packed in a point and click adventure that is incredibly fun and addictive.

    Rated on August 09, 2009 by Gamerichard

    Professor Layton and the Curious Village is a point and click adventure with a total of over 150 riddles. The game uses the handhelds technology to the max. The riddles span from drawing walking route...

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

    Fun, challenging, mysterious, and much more. A perfect game and it will definitely not disappoint you.

    Rated on August 12, 2009 by pjrulez312

    This game is definitely a must play game for every one of ages 10 and up in my opinion or anyone who loves riddles, puzzles and other mind stimulating entertainment. It has hundreds of puzzles which w...

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

    If you're into puzzles this games definetly for you.<br /> If you're not stay away. Stay far away.

    Rated on August 13, 2009 by dsreviewguy

    Professor Layton and The Curious Village is one of the most original games for DS to date. And certainly the best puzzler on any console. With over 100 puzzles with difficulties varying from very easy...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Every Puzzle has a Solution.

    Rated on April 04, 2008 by Santhin

    A perfect example of the kind of game that works best on a portable system, Professor Layton is charming, quirky, and fun, and has enough brain teasers under the hood to keep you coming back for more....

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

    A fantastic puzzle filled adventure.

    Rated on April 04, 2008 by oceanshoreview

    Professor Layton is a game that really knows what it is and sticks to it. The game is all about solving brain-teaser style puzzles and that's really what you do. Surprisingly enough, the story to go a...

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

    The best puzzle game of 2008

    Rated on August 25, 2009 by LScollard

    Professor Layton and the Curious Village is a game that grows on you. On one hand, it's a brainteaser/puzzle game. On the other hand, it's a great point-and-click adventure game with a great story and...

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

    An extremely challenging puzzle game, with a amazing storyline. One of the best games I've ever played.

    Rated on August 25, 2009 by awssk8er716

    This point-and-click adventure is one of the most amazing Nintendo DS exclusives available. Even though it is extremely challenging, after you finally do a puzzle that has taken you hours, days, or ma...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.