User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.17/10

Total of 27 user reviews spread across 27 releases

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  • User Rating:7.5
    With a protagonist named Deathspank, what could possibly go wrong?

    DeathSpank

    With a protagonist named Deathspank, what could possibly go wrong?

    The pixelated sun slips gently behind the rolling hills as the din of animal life awakes in the darkness around him. The town's orphans have been kidnapped, an operatically inclined rider of donkeys is terrorizing local ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Innovative, creative, and downright brilliant--Bastion is a title you can't afford to miss.

    Bastion

    Innovative, creative, and downright brilliant--Bastion is a title you can't afford to miss.

    Bastion is a unique and artistically crafted action role-playing game produced independently by Supergiant games and published by Warner Brothers for the Xbox LIVE Arcade. Originally released on July 20th as part of Mic... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Runic games combines elements of Fate and Diablo to create an enjoyable PC Port for the Xbox LIVE Arcade.

    Torchlight

    Runic games combines elements of Fate and Diablo to create an enjoyable PC Port for the Xbox LIVE Arcade.

    Torchlight is a tag team collaboration developed by Runic Games that mixes and mashes the talents of Travis Baldree, (designer of Fate) and Max and Erich Schaefer, (co-designers of Diablo and Diablo II) into an enjoyable... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    A classic title offering playability and entertainment for everyone.

    Zelda no Densetsu: Kamigami no Triforce

    A classic title offering playability and entertainment for everyone.

    "The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past" was dropped on U.S. and European gaming communities back in September of 1992, and despite whatever Nintendo's intentions were, changed the face of gaming forever. A Link to th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    Sometimes old games are better off covered in dust and left in storage.

    The 7th Saga

    Sometimes old games are better off covered in dust and left in storage.

    "The 7th Saga" is a Japanese Role-Playing game for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System that was created by The Enix Corporation and released in the summer of 1993. Featuring 7 playable characters with varying gamepl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Action, exploring, crafting, and conquering! Terraria takes its inspiration from many a classic to forge one of its own.

    Terraria

    Action, exploring, crafting, and conquering! Terraria takes its inspiration from many a classic to forge one of its own.

    Terraria is a two dimensional, side-scrolling, action, adventure, exploring, and crafting game from the creative minds at Re-Logic Studios. Independently created and crafted, Terraria offers hours of entertainment in a ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5
    A remake of the arcade classic that falls short  and fails to make the transition to "next generation".,

    Contra

    A remake of the arcade classic that falls short and fails to make the transition to "next generation".,

    Contra allows players to take control of commando's Bill and Lance (Arnold and Stallone look a-like's) who are assigned the task of double-handedly taking down the terrorist organization Red Falcon. Armed with unlimited... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5
    Yoostar 2 for the Kinect brings your thespian aspirations to life and puts you in the spotlight!

    Yoostar 2: In The Movies

    Yoostar 2 for the Kinect brings your thespian aspirations to life and puts you in the spotlight!

    Yoostar 2 for the Kinect brings your thespian aspirations to life and puts you in the spotlight! Offering a career mode, quick play, a social community and over 80 unique film scenes from major Hollywood studios-you'r... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    With more 80's flare than the A-team, Game Room brings the 80's back like a blast from the past! B-B-Boom!

    Game Room

    With more 80's flare than the A-team, Game Room brings the 80's back like a blast from the past! B-B-Boom!

    Game Room Review Introduction: Game Room is the result of the development teams at Krome studios and Microsoft to bring back a blast from the past in the form of ancient arcade, Atari 2600, and Intellivision titl... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    Dante's sojourn from the devil's doorstep to his very throne will please even the most divine of dispositions.

    Dante's Inferno: Shinkyoku Jigoku-Hen

    Dante's sojourn from the devil's doorstep to his very throne will please even the most divine of dispositions.

    Dante's Inferno Reviewv Introduction: Based loosely on Dante Alighieri's fourteenth century epic poem, "The Divine Comedy", Dante's Inferno follows Dante and his spectral guide Virgil into the depths of hell on a c... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5
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    Darksiders

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    Introduction: Darksiders is a single player culmination of game genres that tells the story of one of the 4 figurative biblical horsemen made literal by the development team at Virgil Games. Players take on the role ... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
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    UFC Undisputed 2009

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    Marking the first UFC game to grace consoles since the underdeveloped and half hearted effort of the 2004 title, "UFC: Sudden Impact" for the Ps2 [1], UFC Undisputed 2009 weighs in heavy handed and comes into the genre ... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    FIFA 09 may play better than before, but still doesn't play nice.

    FIFA 09: World Class Soccer

    FIFA 09 may play better than before, but still doesn't play nice.

    Though 09 makes improvements from previous years, the improvements prove minor to the few, though often glaring, weakness's FIFA still possess. Though the graphics are a slight improvement, as well as the fluidity of pl... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    From the ashes of Oblivion comes a classic for the next-gen of gamers.

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion - Game of the Year Edition

    From the ashes of Oblivion comes a classic for the next-gen of gamers.

    Developed by Bethesda Game Studios 4 years after the successes of The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, "Oblivion" returns us to the free roaming world of Cyrodiil for more high adventure and near endless excitement. Comple... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    More boobs than brain--but is that a bad thing?

    Oneechanbara vorteX: Imichi o Tsugu Monotachi

    More boobs than brain--but is that a bad thing?

    The onechanbara series, translated from the Japanese words onē-chan = big sister, (but also a slang term for a young adult woman) and chanbara = sword fighting, is a new hack and slash zombie fest for the xbox 360. ... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    Not as bad as others say but definitely not a classic.

    J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings: Volume 1

    Not as bad as others say but definitely not a classic.

    I don't understand why people hate this game, sure it's no classic, but is deserves more than a 2 or a 3 in the ratings. Lord of the rings Episode 1 covers a large portion of the "Fellowship of the Ring" for those f... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5.5
    For anyone who loves the game and the glory--this is a heartbreak.

    FIFA Soccer 08

    For anyone who loves the game and the glory--this is a heartbreak.

    I've been a gamer since before old school was cool and a footballer since I could walk, so naturally FIFA has been a game of choice for years. To be honest, I've been waiting for 08 like a pre-teen waiting for her fi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    And so it begins....

    Final Fantasy VII

    And so it begins....

    "Final Fantasy VII" remains one of the greatest, most revolutionary and still talked about games in creation. Unforgettable characters, inspiring music and an immersive and gripping plot: Final Fantasy VII wa... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.7
    A highly anticipated re-release of an immortal classic.

    Chrono Trigger

    A highly anticipated re-release of an immortal classic.

    Before Chrono Trigger was re-released on the Playstation console, ebay prices on the original classic were $300+ and for good reason: Chrono Trigger is the type of classic that's once in a lifetime. Memorable character... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.8
    The perfect molding of worlds and genres.

    Final Fantasy Tactics (PSOne Books)

    The perfect molding of worlds and genres.

    Final Fantasy Tactics is a rare gem in the figurative coal mines of the tactics genre. Molding together RPG stlye gameplay with a innovative and fast based strategy engine, SquareSoft has created a title that remains pl... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    An absolute masterpiece and grand accomplishment in gaming.

    Genso Suikoden II (PSOne Books)

    An absolute masterpiece and grand accomplishment in gaming.

    To be entirely honest, I picked this title up by chance. I was younger and had been saving to buy a new playstation game. I was in the market for an RPG and found myself at Best Buy, 4 games in hand, unable to decide wh... Read Full Review

    10 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Beyond words, a masterpiece that leaves me speechless.

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

    Beyond words, a masterpiece that leaves me speechless.

    "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic" is hands down the greatest game I have ever played. Now, that's saying a lot, but in order to not lead anyone astray with my review, I'd suggest a few things in order ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Link in 3D glory!

    The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

    Link in 3D glory!

    While staying true to the classic "Zelda" format, "Ocarina of Time" introduces a boatload of new features in a fully rendered 3 dimensional Hyrule. Horseback riding, 1st person bow abilities, a playa... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    The Legend Begins

    The Legend of Zelda

    The Legend Begins

    A trademark of a classic game is endurance through the ages. After 12 additional titles and over 47 million units sold [1], "The Legend of Zelda" is the grand beginning that defined generations of games to com... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    A landmark revolutionary shift in the greatness of gaming!

    Diablo

    A landmark revolutionary shift in the greatness of gaming!

    Diablo is an instant classic not just for being an epic title but more so for the immediate effect it had on revolutionizing the direction of gaming. Randomly generated dungeons, items, and quests allowed for massive re... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    The Golden Age

    X-COM: UFO Defense

    The Golden Age

    Without question a perfect 10. I remember playing this game back when PC's and color monitors had just met! A game is, without question, a classic if 14 years after it's original release I'll still dust it off, instal... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Wonderful game, horrible ending.

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords

    Wonderful game, horrible ending.

    The story had so much potential! So many ways Obsidian could have picked it up and ran with it all the way to the immortal vault of undying classics!!! I remember sitting on the edge of my recliner, winning yet another... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful