User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.33/10

Total of 27 user ratings spread across 27 releases

  1. 10
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  2. 9
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  3. 8
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  4. 7
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  5. 6
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  6. 5
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  • Review Score:5
    Import: Ryuu ga Gotoku 5: Yume Kanaeshi Mono (PS3) Review

    Ryu ga Gotoku 5: Yume, Kanaeshi Mono

    Import: Ryuu ga Gotoku 5: Yume Kanaeshi Mono (PS3) Review

    Import: Ryuu ga Gotoku 5: Yume Kanaeshi Mono (PS3) Review So you know the deal, Ryuu Ga Gotoku/Yakuza is a Japanese take on the open world game that is primarily narrative focused. The open world acts as a setting for v... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    How does the 'now confirmed for localisation' second chapter stack up? Find out right now!

    Eiyuu Densetsu: Sora no Kiseki SC (Windows 7 Edition)

    How does the 'now confirmed for localisation' second chapter stack up? Find out right now!

    Trails in the Sky: Second Chapter (PC)[Contains FC spoilers]“Takes its’ sweet time.” That statement would describe the Trails in the Sky games perfectly; from the conversations that run on for several d... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    How does the 'now confirmed for localisation' second chapter stack up? Find out right now!

    Eiyuu Densetsu: Sora no Kiseki SC (Windows 7 Edition)

    How does the 'now confirmed for localisation' second chapter stack up? Find out right now!

    Trails in the Sky: Second Chapter (PC)[Contains FC spoilers]“Takes its’ sweet time.” That statement would describe the Trails in the Sky games perfectly; from the conversations that run on for several d... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Ryu ga Gotoku Kenzan!

  • Review Score:7
    A solid game that will make for an entertaining weekend.

    Ryu ga Gotoku Kenzan!

    A solid game that will make for an entertaining weekend.

    Ryuu ga Gotoku, known as Yakuza in the West, is SEGA's on-going crime saga. And while we are still waiting for news of Yakuza 5's English localisation, Japan has many Yakuza games we still haven't gotten. One of the mo... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no Kiseki Evolution

  • Review Score:9.5
    Persona 4 Golden: You may pass on the crown of JRPG goodness.

    Eiyuu Densetsu: Zero no Kiseki Evolution

    Persona 4 Golden: You may pass on the crown of JRPG goodness.

    Following the phenomenal success of the Trails in the Sky games (well, by developer Nihon Falcom's humble expectations) the developer moved away from being a stalwart PC developer and started focusing on building a serie... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Ever 17 is a visual-novel game that deals with themes of romance and existence.  Put a lot of time aside.

    Ever17: The Out of Infinity Premium Edition

    Ever 17 is a visual-novel game that deals with themes of romance and existence. Put a lot of time aside.

    Ever 17 Premium Edition (PSP) Review There are certain games that just stick with you after you finish them. Games that make you want to look up fanart and write terrible fanfiction about them. Sometimes it is the t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Policenauts

  • Review Score:7
    Take a dive into Kojima's depiction of the near-future.  You won't regret it.

    Policenauts (PSOne Books)

    Take a dive into Kojima's depiction of the near-future. You won't regret it.

    Before Solid Snake graced the Playstation in Metal Gear Solid, series creator Hideo Kojima was taking a long hiatus from the Metal Gear series, instead focusing his creative energies into adventure games. One of tho... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    An unremarkable story with some interesting ideas marred by a painfully stilted execution.

    Rogue Galaxy

    An unremarkable story with some interesting ideas marred by a painfully stilted execution.

    Rogue Galaxy: Director's Cut [JPN] Rogue Galaxy is a PS2 RPG with a few interesting technical innovations which come at a cost, several interesting sub-mechanics which never fully come to fruition and a rather unremar... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Ys: The Oath in Felghana

  • Review Score:7.5
    Old school style J-Action-RPG.  Fast, furious, and generally hits the difficulty sweet spot on the right side of hard.

    Ys: The Oath in Felghana

    Old school style J-Action-RPG. Fast, furious, and generally hits the difficulty sweet spot on the right side of hard.

    Ys Oath in Felghana The Ys series (pronounced 'eese') is a long running action-RPG from obscure Japanese developer Nihon Falcom. Nihon Falcom is a name that might be familiar to a few of you as the developer behind t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    428: Fuusa Sareta Shibuya de

  • Rating:9

    Alien Soldier

  • Review Score:8
    FFXIII JPN review. Story content also reviewed.

    Final Fantasy XIII

    FFXIII JPN review. Story content also reviewed.

    FFXIII Review It's been a long time since the last FF instalment hit home consoles. FFXIII is here to set that straight and more importantly it's also the first FF title to hit this generation of hardware. SE has si... Read Full Review

    14 of 25 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Gunstar Heroes

  • Review Score:10
    Gunstar Heroes, is and continues to be the epiphany of a retro game.

    Gunstar Heroes

    Gunstar Heroes, is and continues to be the epiphany of a retro game.

    Gunstar Heroes The Specs- Platform: Megadrive\Genesis Publisher: SEGA Developer: Treasure Battery Back-up Save: No 6-Buttton Support: No Players: 2 (Co-op) Genre: Shoot ‘em-up Learning Curve: 5 Minutes Comp... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney

  • Review Score:8.3
    A text-heavy-story-driven-adventure game with absolutley no replay value...this can't be good...or can it?

    Gyakuten Saiban: Yomigaeru Gyakuten (Limited Edition)

    A text-heavy-story-driven-adventure game with absolutley no replay value...this can't be good...or can it?

    Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney is the first of a line of ‘lawyer’ games known as Gyakuten Saiban in Japan. Whereas the Japanese are gearing up for their 4th iteration, this spring we embraced our first. It would be incorrec... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.8

    Streets of Rage 2

  • Review Score:9.8
    At the risk of saying 'they don't make them like this anymore'....They DON'T make them like this anymore-they don't!

    Bare Knuckle II: Shitou no Chinkon Uta

    At the risk of saying 'they don't make them like this anymore'....They DON'T make them like this anymore-they don't!

    Streets of Rage 2 The Specs- Platform: Megadrive\Genesis Publisher: SEGA Developer: AM7 (Overworks) Battery Back-up Save: No 6-Buttton Support: No Players: 2 (Versus\Co-op) Genre: Side-Scrolling Beat ‘em-up ... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Fortuntly not the last 2d zelda

    The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap

    Fortuntly not the last 2d zelda

    The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap Format: Gameboy Advance Developer: Capcom Publisher: Nintendo Multi-Link: No GC Link: No Save: 3 files, back-up battery 2D Zelda games have pretty much left the earth in fav... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.2

    Astro Boy: Omega Factor

  • Review Score:9.2
    A licensed anime game that isn't crap!

    Astro Boy: Tetsuwan Atom - Atom Heart no Himitsu

    A licensed anime game that isn't crap!

    Format: Gameboy Advance Developer: Hitmaker\Treasure Publisher: SEGA Multi-Link: No GC Link: No Save: 3 files, back-up battery Genre: Scrolling Shooter\Beat em Up Astroboy is actually quite important; he is the ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3

    Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution (Greatest Hits)

  • Review Score:9
    Technically superior...a comphresive tutorial...near impossible to master.

    Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution

    Technically superior...a comphresive tutorial...near impossible to master.

    Virtua Fighter 4: Evolution The Specs- Publisher: Sega Developer: AM2 Price: £15-£30 Memory Card space: 160KB Minimum Video modes: 50 Hz, 60 Hz Vibration support: Yes Pro Logic II support: No Multipla... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful