User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.68/10

Total of 20 user reviews spread across 20 releases

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  • User Rating:8.8
    A challenging game that is well worth playing until every last banana has been collected.

    Super Donkey Kong

    A challenging game that is well worth playing until every last banana has been collected.

    The standard for the 2D platformer began with running, jumping and beating enemies while avoiding frequent obstacles, such as holes. Donkey Kong Country continues this fashion and excels in all the right places. Rare a... Read Full Review

    14 of 16 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.7
    The sequel to the Xbox's killer app is undoubtedly a thrill to play and a definite must for anybody with a pulse. &#8730

    Halo 2

    The sequel to the Xbox's killer app is undoubtedly a thrill to play and a definite must for anybody with a pulse. &#8730

    Halo 2. A sequel to a game that has been described as one of, if not the best ever made. The almost overwhelming amount of hype surrounding this game would probably have crushed a smaller company, whether it be in terms ... Read Full Review

    14 of 19 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    As a big Simpsons fan, I  would recommend this to anybody even remotely interested in the series.

    The Simpsons: Hit & Run

    As a big Simpsons fan, I would recommend this to anybody even remotely interested in the series.

    There's the free-roaming gameplay, the numerous missions available and the ability to carjack anybody's vehicle. People who haven't been living under a rock for the past five years would probably think I'm going on about... Read Full Review

    12 of 15 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4
    As a big Simpsons fan, I would recommend this to anybody even remotely interested in the series.

    The Simpsons: Hit & Run

    As a big Simpsons fan, I would recommend this to anybody even remotely interested in the series.

    There's the free-roaming gameplay, the numerous missions available and the ability to carjack anybody's vehicle. People who haven't been living under a rock for the past five years would probably think I'm going on about... Read Full Review

    12 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.7
    Everything or Nothing is a fantastic shift in direction for the Bond franchise and fans will love how authentic this tit

    James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing

    Everything or Nothing is a fantastic shift in direction for the Bond franchise and fans will love how authentic this tit

    The Good: Presentation is quite solid; Aston Martins, Heidi Klum, Willem Dafoe as the villain - this could've been turned into a film; Good mix of action; Has it's own theme song by Mya - just like being in a Bond movie... Read Full Review

    13 of 14 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Although there is a slight lack of effort, Revenge of the Sith is still a fun and exciting action game that ties in fair

    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

    Although there is a slight lack of effort, Revenge of the Sith is still a fun and exciting action game that ties in fair

    The idea behind the Revenge of the Sith (RotS hereafter) game was to give players the "Ultimate Jedi Simulator". Playing as Obi-Wan or Anakin, the game takes us through most of the high-action scenes from the film, culmi... Read Full Review

    14 of 14 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Everything or Nothing is a fantastic shift in direction for the Bond franchise and fans will love how authentic this tit

    James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing

    Everything or Nothing is a fantastic shift in direction for the Bond franchise and fans will love how authentic this tit

    The Good: Presentation is generally solid; Aston Martins, Heidi Klum, Willem Dafoe as the villain - this could've been turned into a film; Good mix of action; Has it's own theme song by Mya - just like being in a Bond m... Read Full Review

    9 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.2
    Although there is a slight lack of effort, Revenge of the Sith is still a fun and exciting action game that ties in fair

    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

    Although there is a slight lack of effort, Revenge of the Sith is still a fun and exciting action game that ties in fair

    The idea behind the Revenge of the Sith (RotS hereafter) game was to give players the "Ultimate Jedi Simulator". Playing as Obi-Wan or Anakin, the game takes us through most of the high-action scenes from the film, culmi... Read Full Review

    22 of 25 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.8
    A classic and extrememly enjoyable platformer that will always be remembered in the world of video games.

    Super Mario Bros.

    A classic and extrememly enjoyable platformer that will always be remembered in the world of video games.

    A game that started a revolution. A game that defined the 2D Platformer. A game that still has legions of fans today. That game...is Super Mario Bros. I first played this game seven years ago and it stuck with me all ... Read Full Review

    16 of 18 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.7
    A very rewarding and immersive experience which changed my view of RPGs for life → ♫ Duh Duh Duh Duhh D'Duh,

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

    A very rewarding and immersive experience which changed my view of RPGs for life → ♫ Duh Duh Duh Duhh D'Duh,

    I don't like RPGs that much. There, I've said it. Now I'm sorry if your life revolves around them but I just find them to be too slow and often too long. I would rather have a fairly fast paced action game that could be... Read Full Review

    12 of 13 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.8
    A very rewarding and immersive experience which changed my view of RPGs for life → ♫ Duh Duh Duh Duhh D'Duh,

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

    A very rewarding and immersive experience which changed my view of RPGs for life → ♫ Duh Duh Duh Duhh D'Duh,

    I don't like RPGs that much. There, I've said it. Now I'm sorry if your life revolves around them but I just find them to be too slow and often too long. I would rather have a fairly fast paced action game that could be... Read Full Review

    11 of 13 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.8
    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age is a simple yet fun venture for the franchise into the world of RPGs.

    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age

    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age is a simple yet fun venture for the franchise into the world of RPGs.

    The Third Age has a typical style of RPG gameplay that revolves around exploring areas of Middle Earth and having random turn-based battles against enemies, such as orcs and trolls. You control five or so characters who ... Read Full Review

    9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age is a simple yet fun venture for the franchise into the world of RPGs.

    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age

    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age is a simple yet fun venture for the franchise into the world of RPGs.

    The Third Age has a typical style of RPG gameplay that revolves around exploring areas of Middle Earth and having random turn-based battles against enemies, such as orcs and trolls. You control five or so characters who ... Read Full Review

    8 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.8
    PoP: The Sands of Time is an enchanting game that includes a great story, cast of characters and exciting storybook atmo

    Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

    PoP: The Sands of Time is an enchanting game that includes a great story, cast of characters and exciting storybook atmo

    First up is the gameplay. PoP has some excellent controls that are easy to get to grips with. Running along walls, jumping from pole to pole and slashing those nasty sand creatures are all made easy by the very user-frie... Read Full Review

    7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Doom 3 is phenomenal in its graphical and atmospheric areas, but slightly behind the times in terms of gameplay.

    Doom 3

    Doom 3 is phenomenal in its graphical and atmospheric areas, but slightly behind the times in terms of gameplay.

    Doom 3 is the long-awaited sequel to the two original games from way back in the 90's. Although it is actually a remake of the first Doom, it brings in a few new concepts to the story and gameplay, namely horror. The ... Read Full Review

    9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.2
    Spider-Man, Spider-Man. A little GTA, in the can. Random missions, webslinging galore, New York City: check out my score

    Spider-Man 2

    Spider-Man, Spider-Man. A little GTA, in the can. Random missions, webslinging galore, New York City: check out my score

    The last Spider-Man game, based on the first movie, never really gave you a chance to swing through the streets of New York to your hearts content. Instead, you got a certain area of the city, such as building tops or in... Read Full Review

    14 of 15 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    PoP: The Sands of Time is an enchanting game that includes a great story, cast of characters and exciting storybook atmo

    Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

    PoP: The Sands of Time is an enchanting game that includes a great story, cast of characters and exciting storybook atmo

    First up is the gameplay. PoP has some excellent controls that are easy to get to grips with. Running along walls, jumping from pole to pole and slashing those nasty sand creatures are all made easy by the very user-frie... Read Full Review

    9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.9
    Spider-Man, Spider-Man. A little GTA, in the can. Random missions, webslinging galore, New York City: check out my score

    Spider-Man 2

    Spider-Man, Spider-Man. A little GTA, in the can. Random missions, webslinging galore, New York City: check out my score

    The last Spider-Man game, based on the first movie, never really gave you a chance to swing through the streets of New York to your hearts content. Instead, you got a certain area of the city, such as building tops or in... Read Full Review

    10 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4
    Doom 3 is phenomenal in its graphical and atmospheric areas, but slightly behind the times in terms of gameplay.

    Doom 3

    Doom 3 is phenomenal in its graphical and atmospheric areas, but slightly behind the times in terms of gameplay.

    Doom 3 is the long-awaited sequel to the two original games from way back in the 90's. Although it is actually a remake of the first Doom, it brings in a few new concepts to the story and gameplay, namely horror. The ... Read Full Review

    10 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.2
    A game that is well worth playing until every last banana has been collected.

    Donkey Kong Country

    A game that is well worth playing until every last banana has been collected.

    The standard for the 2D platformer began with running, jumping and beating enemies while avoiding frequent obstacles, such as holes. Donkey Kong Country continues this fashion and excels in all the right places. Rare a... Read Full Review

    11 of 12 users found the following review helpful