User Reviews & Ratings
Total of 59 user ratings spread across 59 releases
Ever since rising from the ashes of Clover Studio, developer Platinum Games has specialized in delivering console experiences that are incredibly over-the-top in some manner. 2009's MadWorld brought violence and gore to ... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
Kingdom Hearts Re:coded
Advance Wars: Days of Ruin
The revival to the classic franchise plays it too safe, but is solid enough for fans of the genre regardless.
If there is one word that sums up the Golden Sun series in its entirety, it is "Traditional". From its start as an early Game Boy Advance RPG, this franchise has never been about redefining what it is to be an RPG with r... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands
Final Fantasy VI Advance
Back in the days of the Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis, there existed a developing team by the name of Quintet. This team excelled at making action-RPG hybrids with stories that often explored themes other games wouldn'... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Despite some annoying growing pains, collecting Jiggies is still as fun as it was over a decade ago.
Back when the idea of a fully-explorable 3D world in a video game was still relatively new, one of the most popular genres was the "collect-a-thon" platformer. This type of game revolved around exploring a huge world and... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
For many years, Nintendo has taken a minimalistic approach when it comes to storytelling in their top-tier games. While the narratives that have been offered in the likes of Zelda and the Mario RPG series have certainly ... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
Mickey Mouse has enjoyed one of the longest and most lucrative careers that any cartoon character could possibly muster. For over eighty years, the mouse has been at the center of the Walt Disney universe while still mai... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Super Monkey Ball 3D
*Note: This review is based on the standalone disc version for Xbox 360, and only covers the single-player portion. Creating a well-defined universe can be a double-edged sword. On one hand, it leads to an enriched wo... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Kirby: Nightmare in Dream Land
For many gamers, the enjoyment in video games comes from the sense of challenge they present. Overcoming the trials and tribulations of the game's campaign or being the top dog in the multiplayer modes can give the vict... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Red Dead Redemption
Nightmare in Dreamland has a lovable presentation and solid platforming that's marred only by its shallow content.
When the words "Nintendo" and "Platformer" come together, the first thing that usually comes to mind is Mario or Donkey Kong. However, there's another iconic hero who can match the same level of enjoyment as these two ch... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising
The combination of deep strategic gameplay and instant accessibility makes Advance Wars 2 a brilliantly fun time.
The turn-based strategy genre is understandably one of the least accessible genres in gaming. While quick reflexes and an itchy trigger-finger are not necessary, these games generally require learning a deep system of ru... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Men in Black: The Series
Developer Traveller's Tales has stumbled upon a veritable goldmine in the gaming industry: Take a popular movie franchise or something similar enough to it and combine it with the juggernaut LEGO brand to make a game tha... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Pokemon SoulSilver Version
Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn
Donkey Kong Country Returns
Nerf N-Strike Elite
Bayonetta exudes an irresistible style and personality, even if the gameplay doesn't always live up to its charm.
*Note: This review is based on the Xbox 360 version. All cultures have their own standards and ideals of what makes for good storytelling. Naturally, this causes other cultures to find the standards of one culture to ... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Professor Layton and the Unwound Future
Medal of Honor
*Note: This review is based on the recently-updated WiiWare version. This update fixed certain bugs and issues like poor sound-mixing and glitchy music. Thus, these issues will not be discussed. The video gaming indus... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful