User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.47/10

Total of 53 user reviews spread across 53 releases

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  • User Rating:4.5
    With long loading times and boring gameplay, Lego Island 2 feels more like a punishment than an actual game.

    LEGO Island 2: The Brickster's Revenge

    With long loading times and boring gameplay, Lego Island 2 feels more like a punishment than an actual game.

    In 1997, The Lego Group released Lego Island for the PCs. It's basically a game where you do nothing but mess around with crap and its target audience was little kids. A few years later, Lego Island 2 was released, this ... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Tiny Toon Adventures is a solid Konami platformer.

    Tiny Toon Adventures

    Tiny Toon Adventures is a solid Konami platformer.

    In 1990, Warner Brothers Animation and Oscar-winning film director Steven Spielberg released the hit television series "Tiny Toon Adventures" onto airwaves. It was made as a modernized version of Looney Tunes with differ... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    Tiny Toon Adventures 2 is a very good sequel, but it suffers from being a tad too short.

    Tiny Toon Adventures 2: Montana Land e Youkoso

    Tiny Toon Adventures 2 is a very good sequel, but it suffers from being a tad too short.

    The original Tiny Toon Adventures game on the NES borrowed elements from the Mario games to make a solid platformer from Konami that proves that not all games based on TV shows or movies are as bad as some people take th... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    QUICKIE: Goin' Quackers is...well...a decent platformer, but there's nothing too special here compared to others.

    Donald Duck: Quack Attack

    QUICKIE: Goin' Quackers is...well...a decent platformer, but there's nothing too special here compared to others.

    When the Sony PlayStation 2 was finally released into stores, many would try to utilize the PS2's hardware to prove what it can do. Disney did attempt to do that with one of their first games for the system, starring the... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    Guitar Hero: Aerosmith is a great game for any fan of the bad boys from Boston.

    Guitar Hero: Aerosmith

    Guitar Hero: Aerosmith is a great game for any fan of the bad boys from Boston.

    Let's face it. We all know who Aerosmith is. They are one of the greatest classic hard rock bands in existance, giving us gems such as Sweet Emotion, Pink, Just Push Play, Cryin', and the song everyone knows, Dream On. I... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Konami's first installment into the survival horror genre is also one of the greatest looking PS1 games out there.

    Silent Hill

    Konami's first installment into the survival horror genre is also one of the greatest looking PS1 games out there.

    In 1998, Japanese game company Konami released Metal Gear Solid on the PS1. It started a franchise that is well known as one of the greatest video game franchises in gaming history. A year later, Konami started a new fra... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    Still cute, but harder than a mofo, Midnight Carnival is a mixed bag that can either be loved or hated by players.

    LocoRoco Midnight Carnival

    Still cute, but harder than a mofo, Midnight Carnival is a mixed bag that can either be loved or hated by players.

    Anyone who has known the PlayStation line for many years, like myself, knows what LocoRoco is. It was a unique little platform game for Sony's PlayStation Portable system (or PSP) that has been critically acclaimed as be... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    While paying homage to the previous Final Fantasy titles from I-VIII, Final Fantasy IX still pulls everything off.

    Final Fantasy IX

    While paying homage to the previous Final Fantasy titles from I-VIII, Final Fantasy IX still pulls everything off.

    "I don't think I have what it takes to create an action game. I think I'm better at telling a story." -- Hironobu Sakaguchi, creator of Final Fantasy Final Fantasy. What can I say about it? It is one of the greates... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Patapon 2, like LocoRoco 2, is another excellent sequel to one of the best games on the PSP.

    Patapon 2: Don-Chaka

    Patapon 2, like LocoRoco 2, is another excellent sequel to one of the best games on the PSP.

    Patapon was a major hit when it came out in 2008. Developed by Japan Studios and LocoRoco developer Interlink, Patapon was the combination of a rhythm game, and an RTS game. It was laughable at first, but in the home run... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    This game proves that going with the "flOw" is as easy as 1, 2, 3.

    flOw

    This game proves that going with the "flOw" is as easy as 1, 2, 3.

    There are a lot of addicting games out there. Namco's Katamari Damacy series. Sony's LocoRoco series, and here's one that's not only calming, but it's addicting as all hell, even after you've beaten all of the levels. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    LocoRoco 2 is one of the greatest sequels to ever grace the PlayStation Portable, and it shows proudly.

    LocoRoco 2

    LocoRoco 2 is one of the greatest sequels to ever grace the PlayStation Portable, and it shows proudly.

    While not very popular in Japan, LocoRoco, a unique musical platform game from Sony's Japan Studio was very popular in the United States for PSP owners. It was easy to pick up and play, and was a blast. Cuteness aside, t... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Oregon Trail II is a great adventure for kids and adults who want to learn or travel the trail for fun.

    Oregon Trail II

    Oregon Trail II is a great adventure for kids and adults who want to learn or travel the trail for fun.

    I bet some of you remember the Apple II? The original Oregon Trail was released for the system in 1985 as a large diskette, that allowed players to have a virtual experience travelling the Oregon Trail, a legendary trip ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    The game may be suited for kids, but older gamers might get a kick out of it.

    Walt Disney World Quest: Magical Racing Tour

    The game may be suited for kids, but older gamers might get a kick out of it.

    When you think of Disney, what do you think of? Mickey Mouse? Beauty and the Beast? Robin Hood? Well, when you think of Walt Disney World, what else do you think of? The Haunted Mansion? Blizzard Beach? Disney Studios? T... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Breakin' Da Rules is an example of a game based on a TV show done right.

    The Fairly OddParents! Breakin' Da Rules

    Breakin' Da Rules is an example of a game based on a TV show done right.

    Nickelodeon is currently on a rocky road, though they aren't down yet. They still have shows that are watchable. The Fairly Oddparents is one of those shows. Created by Butch Hartman, who later made another series called... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Silent Hill Origins is a pretty good prequel to the original classic, but it could have been better overall.

    Silent Hill: Origins

    Silent Hill Origins is a pretty good prequel to the original classic, but it could have been better overall.

    Konami has had its share of awesome, classic franchises. Frogger, Metal Gear Solid, Dance Dance Revolution, Yu-Gi-Oh, and Silent Hill. However, out of all of the franchises mentioned, Frogger, Dance Dance Revolution, and... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Ed, Edd n' Eddy: The Mis-EDventures is a decent licensed game, and is better suited to those who are fans of the show.

    Ed, Edd n Eddy: The Mis-Edventures

    Ed, Edd n' Eddy: The Mis-EDventures is a decent licensed game, and is better suited to those who are fans of the show.

    Cartoon Network back in the '90s and early 2000s proved that they were the kings of broadcasting cartoon shows. Now a days, the only good shows on there are Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Tom and Jerry, and Chowder... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    The last of the Gex franchise is a good platformer, but only a few flaws hold it back.

    Gex: Deep Cover Gecko

    The last of the Gex franchise is a good platformer, but only a few flaws hold it back.

    What movies had easy-to-remember punchlines that are worth repeating? Well, Gex certainly knows which ones. For those who don't know who the hell Gex is, let me give you the skinny. In 1995, a company known as Crystal... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    The Lion King 1 1/2 is an enjoyable experience for anyone who's enjoyed the hilarity of the film.

    Disney's The Lion King 1 1/2

    The Lion King 1 1/2 is an enjoyable experience for anyone who's enjoyed the hilarity of the film.

    If the words "Hakuna Matata" sound familiar, you already know about Disney's 1994 musical "The Lion King". It had awesome music by Elton John and Tim Rice, great songs, great art style, and is considered an instant Disne... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    *Remade Review*<br />
Klonoa 2: Lunatea's Veil is a rare title that is an absolute must have for any platform gamer.

    Klonoa 2: Lunatea's Veil

    *Remade Review*<br /> Klonoa 2: Lunatea's Veil is a rare title that is an absolute must have for any platform gamer.

    Let me ask you something. What is Namco famous for? Pac-Man? Absolutely. They're also famous for other titles such as Ridge Racer, Soul Calibur, Dead to Rights, etc. But with all of the action/adventure games Namco has r... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Space Channel 5: Special Edition is a great remake of a Dreamcast classic, and is worth more than a rental.

    Space Channel 5: Special Edition

    Space Channel 5: Special Edition is a great remake of a Dreamcast classic, and is worth more than a rental.

    We all know Konami's Dance Dance Revolution. Some people know about Sony's PaRappa the Rapper and Koei's Gitaroo Man. Well, Sega and Agetec have combined DDR and PaRappa and re-released the classic Dreamcast rhythm gamin... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Fans of the original PaRappa and Um Jammer Lammy will enjoy the awesomeness that is PaRappa the Rapper 2.

    PaRappa the Rapper 2

    Fans of the original PaRappa and Um Jammer Lammy will enjoy the awesomeness that is PaRappa the Rapper 2.

    If you are a major PlayStation nut, you will remember PaRappa the Rapper, a 1997 rhythm/music game from Japan where you repeat the pattern after the computer finishes, and the characters are as thin as paper. The game ha... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    While it may not be as good as the PS1 classics, The Wrath of Cortex is a fine step on the PlayStation 2.

    Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex (Platinum)

    While it may not be as good as the PS1 classics, The Wrath of Cortex is a fine step on the PlayStation 2.

    When Crash Bandicoot first arrived in 1996 on the original PlayStation, gamers were welcome to a new generation of platform gaming. The game was fully 3D and featured great characters and bosses. The second game released... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    This game is good and bad at the same time. But what can I say? Every game has its ups and downs.<br />
(Real Score: 7.

    Sonic Heroes

    This game is good and bad at the same time. But what can I say? Every game has its ups and downs.<br /> (Real Score: 7.

    Hey kids. You're wondering why I'm reviewing this game again. Well, I'll tell you in 2 reasons. First, I hate that freakin' review, so why not redo it while the apocolypse is not upon us. Second, I was almost done with t... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    The thieving raccoon is back, and he's better than ever. Think state of the art stealth action.<br />
(Real Score: 9.7)

    Sly 2: Band of Thieves

    The thieving raccoon is back, and he's better than ever. Think state of the art stealth action.<br /> (Real Score: 9.7)

    When Sly Cooper was first released in 2002, it gained a load of popularity. If you don't know what Sly Cooper is, it is part of thePlayStation 2's exclusive line of platformer franchises next to Insomniac's Ratchet & Cla... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Sly 3 is bigger, longer, and follows up quite nicely to the 2 predecessors on the PlayStation 2 console.

    Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves

    Sly 3 is bigger, longer, and follows up quite nicely to the 2 predecessors on the PlayStation 2 console.

    When Sly Cooper was released in 2002 as an exclusive title for the PS2, the title was a big hit to gamers next two its rivals, Ratchet &amp; Clank and Jak &amp; Daxter. Sly Cooper was a game that had style and lets gamer... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Sly Cooper is a great platformer for the PlayStation 2, and is a must have for PS2 collectors of any age.

    Sly Raccoon

    Sly Cooper is a great platformer for the PlayStation 2, and is a must have for PS2 collectors of any age.

    When the PlayStation 2 was first released in America in 2000, several exclusive titles were in the works. Sly Cooper and the Thievius Raccoonus was one of those PS2 exclusive titles to come out of Sony's vault. Sly Co... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Super Mario Bros. 3 is no doubt the best NES Mario game ever.

    Super Mario Bros. 3

    Super Mario Bros. 3 is no doubt the best NES Mario game ever.

    In 1985, Nintendo released &quot;Super Mario Bros.&quot; in Japan, then in the United States, which was created by the Mario God himself, Shigeru Miyamoto. It created a phenomenon for gamers of all ages. 1 year later, th... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.2
    Because of it's crazy humor, this game deserves to be one of the best action/adventure games in history.

    Sam & Max Episode 104: Abe Lincoln Must Die!

    Because of it's crazy humor, this game deserves to be one of the best action/adventure games in history.

    We all know that Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves when he was still alive. We also know that he was killed by a gunshot in the back of the head. Now we get to do it Sam &amp; Max style. Telltale created the fourth Sam... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    If you pick this game up, you'll find out it was the best musical game you've ever played since Dance Dance Revolution.

    Gitaroo-Man One (Trial Version)

    If you pick this game up, you'll find out it was the best musical game you've ever played since Dance Dance Revolution.

    12 year olds are whiney, little brats. That's true, but piss this guy off and he'll show you the passion of rock and the majesty of roll. Gitaroo Man is his name. The game is a combination of Sony's PaRappa the Rapper... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    The continuation of the Final Fantasy VII saga succeeds as Square Enix completed their first 3rd person shooter.

    Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII

    The continuation of the Final Fantasy VII saga succeeds as Square Enix completed their first 3rd person shooter.

    After the events of Final Fantasy VII on the PlayStation console and the PG-13 rated film Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children, Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII continues the saga as Vincent Valentine, Cait Sith, Cloud... Read Full Review

    2 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    With 28 games and extra features and 5 unlockable arcade games, Sega Genesis Collection is the compilation to get.

    Sega Genesis Collection

    With 28 games and extra features and 5 unlockable arcade games, Sega Genesis Collection is the compilation to get.

    Do you remember the 16-bit era of gaming? Now it's time to look back into the past. The Sega Genesis was released in the late 1980s, and has become a sensation to gamers alike, thanks to its 16-bit arcade graphics system... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Over 60 characters and loads of special features, Mortal Kombat Armageddon is one of the best MK games to come.

    Mortal Kombat: Armageddon

    Over 60 characters and loads of special features, Mortal Kombat Armageddon is one of the best MK games to come.

    Cyrax, Stryker, Liu Kang, Kung Lao... (a few minutes later) ...Goro, and Shao Khan, all together in one huge fighting experience. Mortal Kombat: Armageddon happens to be the last MK game to be on current-gen consoles an... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4
    With a built-in Devil May Cry Engine and a musical soundtrack, The Nightmare Before Christmas is a game worth getting.

    Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas: Boogy no Gyakushuu

    With a built-in Devil May Cry Engine and a musical soundtrack, The Nightmare Before Christmas is a game worth getting.

    Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas: Oogie's Revenge is an action game from BVG (Buena Vista Games) and Capcom that is based on the 1993 musical by Touchstone Pictures. Of course, Chris Sarandon, the voice of Jac... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4
    Romancing SaGa is more than an RPG, it's more of a wanna-be of Final Fantasy. This game does a pretty good job of it.

    Romancing Saga: Minstrel Song

    Romancing SaGa is more than an RPG, it's more of a wanna-be of Final Fantasy. This game does a pretty good job of it.

    You read books like Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling or Redwall by Brian Jacques, or The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkein. Square Enix decided to bring all of that together into one whole game. Romancing SaGa is what they... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Featuring the voices from the anime show, Sonic X, and Tony Hawk style gameplay, Sonic Riders is a game worth playing.

    Sonic Riders

    Featuring the voices from the anime show, Sonic X, and Tony Hawk style gameplay, Sonic Riders is a game worth playing.

    Ah Sega...They've been going on for years and are the forefathers of the gaming industry. Back in 1991, Sega needed a mascot. That mascot was Sonic the Hedgehog, which was created by Character Designer Yuji Naka. In 199... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:3.5
    An extremely hard role-playing game to get through, and a dated one too.

    Inuyasha: The Secret of the Cursed Mask

    An extremely hard role-playing game to get through, and a dated one too.

    Rumiko Takahashi's &quot;Inuyasha&quot; series has always been a hit on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim. For those who don't know, Adult Swim is one of the themes for Cartoon Network at night to air TV shows aimed at teenag... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Resident Evil 4 may be different from the previous games, but it happens to be the best Resident Evil game on the PS2.

    Resident Evil 4

    Resident Evil 4 may be different from the previous games, but it happens to be the best Resident Evil game on the PS2.

    Since 1996, Resident Evil was the ultimate horror hit for the original PlayStation created by Capcom, after making various platformers such as Mega Man. The series carried on for years and it did have its ups and downs. ... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    In the end, Ristar is an exciting tribute to old and new gamers alike.

    Ristar: The Shooting Star

    In the end, Ristar is an exciting tribute to old and new gamers alike.

    Ristar is an action/plaformer for the Sega Genesis made by the developers of the Sonic the Hedgehog games. It takes place in the galaxy of Valdi when an evil alien named Greedy takes the populace of 7 planets hostage in ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    This long-awaited Final Fantasy title happens to be the best in the Final Fantasy saga.

    Final Fantasy XII

    This long-awaited Final Fantasy title happens to be the best in the Final Fantasy saga.

    Final Fantasy XII is the long-awaited chapter from Square Enix that takes place in the world of Ivalice which you might remember from the PlayStation title &quot;Final Fantasy Tactics&quot; and the GBA follow-up title &q... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.2
    An amazing action RPG that's perfect for the whole family.

    Kingdom Hearts

    An amazing action RPG that's perfect for the whole family.

    Kingdom Hearts is the first game with a mix between Disney and Square Enix. You play as Sora, a 14 year old boy who discovers a mysterious weapon called a keyblade, one of the keys to a mysterious world. The Disney chara... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful