User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 9.08/10

Total of 13 user reviews spread across 13 releases

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  • User Rating:9.5
    As a reviewer, I try hard to avoid hyperbole, but it's difficult not to call Black Ops the 'best Call of Duty ever'

    Call of Duty: Black Ops

    As a reviewer, I try hard to avoid hyperbole, but it's difficult not to call Black Ops the 'best Call of Duty ever'

    simply because it's the ultimate refinement of the franchise formula. With an interesting single-player narrative and a multiplayer component brimming over with content, it's an easy recommendation for a fanbase looking ... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    The second expansion in Blizzard's wildly popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game brings an assortment,

    World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King

    The second expansion in Blizzard's wildly popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game brings an assortment,

    The second expansion in Blizzard's wildly popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game brings an assortment of worthwhile additions and flourishes to an already stellar fantasy experience.On November 13th of 20... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    It's hard to think of The Burning Crusade as an expansion pack. It brings enough new content to the World of Warcraft.

    World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade

    It's hard to think of The Burning Crusade as an expansion pack. It brings enough new content to the World of Warcraft.

    It's hard to think of The Burning Crusade as an expansion pack. It brings enough new content to the World of Warcraft experience to beat out most other games in their entirety. The Burning Crusade has enough hype built... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    World of Warcraft tosses out what's bad and focuses on what's good about MMORPGs.

    World of Warcraft

    World of Warcraft tosses out what's bad and focuses on what's good about MMORPGs.

    Ever since the dawn of time (maybe even before), MMORPGs have been struggling to figure out exactly what they want to be. Society simulators? Meta-models of group dynamics? Excuses for angry denizens of the Internet to b... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Assassin's Creed II is a sandbox-style action-adventure video game indevelopment by Ubisoft

    Assassin's Creed II

    Assassin's Creed II is a sandbox-style action-adventure video game indevelopment by Ubisoft

    One of the most celebrated franchises of the current generation of consoles makes its triumphant return as master assassin Ezio sneaks and slays through the streets of 15th century Italy. Reviewer-turned-assassin John Da... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Splinter Cell: Conviction's troubled development did not bode well for gamers eagerly awaiting Sam Fisher's next

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction (Collector's Edition)

    Splinter Cell: Conviction's troubled development did not bode well for gamers eagerly awaiting Sam Fisher's next

    Splinter Cell: Conviction's troubled development did not bode well for gamers eagerly awaiting Sam Fisher's next adventure. Ubisoft Montreal went back to the drawing board late in the development cycle, bringing on a new... Read Full Review

    7 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    While other superheroes merely catch the crooks and then parade around with smug smirks, Batman goes out of his way to

    Batman: Arkham Asylum

    While other superheroes merely catch the crooks and then parade around with smug smirks, Batman goes out of his way to

    While other superheroes merely catch the crooks and then parade around with smug smirks, Batman goes out of his way to get inside the criminal mind and twist it into submission; that alone makes him one of my favorite co... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Infinity Ward returns with a follow-up to the critically acclaimed Modern Warfare that has already stirred up

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

    Infinity Ward returns with a follow-up to the critically acclaimed Modern Warfare that has already stirred up

    Infinity Ward returns with a follow-up to the critically acclaimed Modern Warfare that has already stirred up controversy over the now infamous airport level. But don't let that distract you from the real discussion: is ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    The basic premise of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is a stroke of brilliance: in the years between Episodes III and IV,

    Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

    The basic premise of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is a stroke of brilliance: in the years between Episodes III and IV,

    The basic premise of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is a stroke of brilliance: in the years between Episodes III and IV, Darth Vader takes a secret apprentice and puts him to work mopping up the few remaining Jedi. Final... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    While its insane stunts and action-packed firefights ooze their own brand of explosive charm, Just Cause 2 falls victim,

    Just Cause 2

    While its insane stunts and action-packed firefights ooze their own brand of explosive charm, Just Cause 2 falls victim,

    While its insane stunts and action-packed firefights ooze their own brand of explosive charm, Just Cause 2 falls victim to an unwieldy mission structure and unfortunate lack of variety. The term "open-world" is used f... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    While it's not the best motorcycle racing sim out there, MotoGP 09/10 is a strong installation in the MotoGP franchise.

    MotoGP 09/10

    While it's not the best motorcycle racing sim out there, MotoGP 09/10 is a strong installation in the MotoGP franchise.

    While it's not the best motorcycle racing sim out there, MotoGP 09/10 is a strong installation in the MotoGP franchise, with a solid career mode and well-modeled bikes that handle very realistically at high speeds. Th... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    A new challenger has appeared to stake its own claim on the modern warfare throne,Bad Company 2 has the firepower to

    Battlefield: Bad Company 2

    A new challenger has appeared to stake its own claim on the modern warfare throne,Bad Company 2 has the firepower to

    Bad Company 2 has the firepower to knock Call of Duty off its lofty perch. Read on to see why EA and DICE's latest effort just might replace Modern Warfare 2 as your FPS of choice. Two members of my squad have taken too... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    GodofWar3 is more than an action game: it's the conclusion to a commercially successful and critically acclaimed series.

    God of War III

    GodofWar3 is more than an action game: it's the conclusion to a commercially successful and critically acclaimed series.

    God of War III doesn't do that, delivering instead a weak and uneven narrative that's full of plot holes; it's a small vulnerability in an otherwise stellar game, but that's all you need to bring down a hero sometimes --... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful