User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 6.96/10

Total of 50 user ratings spread across 50 releases

  1. 10
    (4)
  2. 9
    (10)
  3. 8
    (14)
  4. 7
    (5)
  5. 6
    (4)
  6. 5
    (2)
  7. 4
    (0)
  8. 3
    (9)
  9. 2
    (0)
  10. 1
    (2)
  • Review Score:9
    Beyond is a masterfully acted, emotionally charged experience, a worthy spiritual successor to Heavy Rain

    Beyond: Two Souls

    Beyond is a masterfully acted, emotionally charged experience, a worthy spiritual successor to Heavy Rain

    Beyond is a masterfully acted, emotionally charged experience, a worthy spiritual successor to Heavy RainThe Good:Superb character development – Stellar acting and production values – Engaging plotThe Bad:Lim... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    From Dust

  • Review Score:8
    From Dust is a challenging and rewarding take on the god game genre, powered by a fun, solid physics engine

    From Dust

    From Dust is a challenging and rewarding take on the god game genre, powered by a fun, solid physics engine

    THE GOOD Fantastic visual and sound design - simple, versatile earth manipulation and physics system - encourages experimentation and creative thinking THE BAD Dumb AI - cannot control individual units - sometimes g... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    On any other console it would have been panned as a disaster, but on the Wii The Conduit is a fun little shooter

    The Conduit

    On any other console it would have been panned as a disaster, but on the Wii The Conduit is a fun little shooter

    THE GOOD: Sharp, fully customizable aiming controls – varied arsenal of weapons – mostly entertaining action – lots of extras and fun cheats to unlock – one of the few shooters on the Wii THE BAD: Ugly, ugly visuals... Read Full Review

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

    The Conduit

  • Rating:5

    Vampire Rain

  • Review Score:5
    This stealth game is very nearly a complete disaster, but here and there shows glimpses of a better game

    Vampire Rain

    This stealth game is very nearly a complete disaster, but here and there shows glimpses of a better game

    THE GOOD Mostly functional controls – the plot does some fairly nice things near the end – cool looking rain effects THE BAD Stealth mechanics are a joke – extremely ugly visuals – awful gunplay and cover system... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Despite being a competent shooter, Crysis 2 proves the series should have remained PC exclusive

    Crysis 2

    Despite being a competent shooter, Crysis 2 proves the series should have remained PC exclusive

    THE GOOD Fantastic weapon customization – cool powers - mostly great visual presentation – suit upgrades add variety – multiplayer offers a good amount of unlocks – sharp controls THE BAD Glitchy AI – noticeable obj... Read Full Review

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

    Crysis 2

  • Review Score:8
    A little repetition is not enough to mar the beauty and unsettling atmosphere of Alice's quest for sanity

    Alice: Madness Returns

    A little repetition is not enough to mar the beauty and unsettling atmosphere of Alice's quest for sanity

    THE GOOD Stylish, elegant character and environment design – entertaining combat – Alice is a solid, well written character – great soundtrack and voice acting – lengthy story mode – plenty of secrets to discover – 2D p... Read Full Review

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

    Alice: Madness Returns

  • Rating:9

    The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

  • Rating:10

    Street Cleaning Simulator

  • Rating:7

    Star Wars Dark Forces

  • Rating:3.5

    Hexen: Beyond Heretic

  • Review Score:3.5
    The Playstation version of Hexen is nothing but a lazy, stripped and broken port of a classic game

    Hexen

    The Playstation version of Hexen is nothing but a lazy, stripped and broken port of a classic game

    THE GOOD: Largely unaltered Hexen gameplay THE BAD: Confusing level design - missing animations - erratic frame rate - clunky controls - a whole memory card required THE UGLY: Titanic loading and saving times (u... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Improved controls and better design fix what was broken in Killzone 2

    Killzone 3

    Improved controls and better design fix what was broken in Killzone 2

    THE GOOD Massively improved controls - increased weapon variety - stunning visuals - great soundtrack - brutally satisfying action THE BAD Too many on-rails sections based on trial and error - a few AI blunders - oc... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Killzone 3

  • Rating:3.5

    Velvet Assassin

  • Review Score:3.5
    Terrible stealth and abysmal combat sink the interesting premise of this game

    Velvet Assassin

    Terrible stealth and abysmal combat sink the interesting premise of this game

    THE GOOD: Decent graphics, good sound design THE BAD: Terrible stealth, horrible combat, stupid AI, bad levels, shallow story, frustrating gameplay THE UGLY: Gameplay is so broken some sections are barely playab... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    Terrible controls and poor design choices ruin what should have been a classic

    Killzone 2

    Terrible controls and poor design choices ruin what should have been a classic

    THE GOOD Fantastic visuals and sound THE BAD Stiff, unresponsive controls - unexplicable arsenal limitations - uninteresting main characters and plot - repetitive action Killzone 2 looks amazing: everything from ... Read Full Review

    7 of 20 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3

    Mindjack

  • Review Score:3
    MIndjack constitutes further evidence that japanese developers should not try making shooters

    Mindjack

    MIndjack constitutes further evidence that japanese developers should not try making shooters

    THE GOOD: Looks half decent - mindjacking is a nice idea THE BAD: Mind numbing repetition - terrible cover and shooting mechanics - putrid AI - grating voice acting - annoying stock characters - boring, confusing pl... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Rise of the Argonauts

  • Review Score:8.5
    Despite being a little rough and unpolished, Rise of the Argonauts is one of the best action RPGs consoles can offer

    Rise of the Argonauts

    Despite being a little rough and unpolished, Rise of the Argonauts is one of the best action RPGs consoles can offer

    Sometimes I think reviewers are on something when they review certain games. I can understand not liking a game, but saying it's average because there's too little fighting and too much talking...? Hello? This is a weste... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3

    Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage

  • Rating:1

    Death to Spies

  • Rating:1

    Gothic 3

  • Review Score:3
    Alone in the Dark is so bad even the Uwe Boll movie can't compare.

    Alone in the Dark

    Alone in the Dark is so bad even the Uwe Boll movie can't compare.

    In the beginning there was a great series: Alone in the Dark was the game that inspired all the survival horror games that ever existed. Then, after years of slumber, someone decided to revive the franchise and produce a... Read Full Review

    5 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3

    Alone in the Dark

  • Review Score:8
    Despite a few design quirks, No More Heroes is a stylish and frantically entertaining ride that won't disappoint

    No More Heroes

    Despite a few design quirks, No More Heroes is a stylish and frantically entertaining ride that won't disappoint

    Here are the impressions I gathered on No More Heroes. A quick premise: I played the european blood-less/slightly different version of the game. Also, possible *spoilers* ahead. No More Heroes is a good game, it fe... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    Clive Barker's Jericho (Limited Edition)

  • Rating:8

    Far Cry 2

  • Rating:9

    Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

  • Rating:10

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

  • Rating:10

    Doom

  • Rating:8.5

    Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood

  • Rating:8

    Dark Messiah of Might and Magic

  • Rating:7.5

    Mirror's Edge

  • Rating:9

    Assassin's Creed