User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.26/10

Total of 51 user reviews spread across 51 releases

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  • User Rating 9
    Uncharted 3 is yet another quality adventure by those who brought us our last two adventures with Nathan Drake.

    Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

    Rated on March 16, 2013 by FreakshowGamer

    Uncharted 3 is yet another quality adventure by those who brought us our last two adventures with Nathan Drake.

    Uncharted 3 is the third game in the Uncharted series. The series is known for its breathtaking visuals and the cinematic experience the game intends. I'll begin by saying that if you haven't play...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Tomb Raider managed to push past my expectations, providing one of the most thrilling gaming experiences this year.

    Tomb Raider (The Final Hours Edition)

    Rated on March 16, 2013 by FreakshowGamer

    Tomb Raider managed to push past my expectations, providing one of the most thrilling gaming experiences this year.

    Tomb Raider is a reboot of the series originating back in 1996, with Core Design's Tomb Raider for the appropriate consoles of the day. Since then, the Tomb Raider games weren't known for focusing on ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Assassin's Creed II delivers a much stronger narrative compared to its predecessor, and fixes all the issues.

    Assassin's Creed II

    Rated on March 09, 2013 by FreakshowGamer

    Assassin's Creed II delivers a much stronger narrative compared to its predecessor, and fixes all the issues.

    Assassin's Creed II is the must-play follow up to Assassin's Creed, released in 2007. In this game, Desmond explores the role of Ezio, an Italian ancestor who is raised to become an assassin. Assa...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Assassin's Creed does a great job being a unique gem, looking beautiful and creating a very convincing game world.

    Assassin's Creed

    Rated on November 04, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Assassin's Creed does a great job being a unique gem, looking beautiful and creating a very convincing game world.

    Assassin's Creed is a must play for every gamer out there. Most seem to dismiss the first Assassin's Creed game as the worst of the series, and not worth the time, but I beg to differ. Assassin's Cree...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Resident Evil: Darkside Chronicles is a blast to play, and should be very appealing in just about every aspect.

    BioHazard: The Darkside Chronicles

    Rated on September 22, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Resident Evil: Darkside Chronicles is a blast to play, and should be very appealing in just about every aspect.

    Resident Evil: Darkside Chronicles is an on-rails shooter rendition of the events that occurred during Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil: Code Veronica. At first thought, you may ask yourself how that...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    This game proves that videogames are not a waste of life. You haven't lived without playing this beauty and beast.

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Platinum)

    Rated on August 31, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    This game proves that videogames are not a waste of life. You haven't lived without playing this beauty and beast.

    After playing Metal Gear Solid 1 and 2, I finally picked up MGS4 and start playing it, and finally see what all this praise is about. The good stuff about this game: -The conclusion of every chapt...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Xenosaga II really blows away most PS2 RPGs technically, and serves as a very satisfying continuation of the trilogy.

    Xenosaga Episode II: Jenseits von Gut und Bose

    Rated on August 18, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Xenosaga II really blows away most PS2 RPGs technically, and serves as a very satisfying continuation of the trilogy.

    Now, just to get it off my chest, don't even touch this game if you haven't played and completed Xenosaga Episode 1. Sorry European gamers, you'll have to emulate it, try to catch up with the bonus di...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Xenosaga is a videogame epic and any fan of anime and JRPGs needs to know about it.

    Xenosaga Episode I Reloaded: Chikara e no Ishi

    Rated on August 03, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Xenosaga is a videogame epic and any fan of anime and JRPGs needs to know about it.

    Xenosaga Episode 1: Der Wille Zur Macht (The Will to Power) is a story-heavy JRPG by Monolith Software Inc, the same team that gave us Xenogears, a classic in many true gamers' books. Featuring a turn...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Code Veronica X is the perfect continuation of Claire's story after Resident Evil 2. Needs to be played by true fans!

    Resident Evil Code: Veronica X

    Rated on July 17, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Code Veronica X is the perfect continuation of Claire's story after Resident Evil 2. Needs to be played by true fans!

    Code Veronica X is the touched-up and enhanced version of the original Code Veronica released on the Sega Dreamcast in 2000. The story had a couple extra and extended scenes, and some minor new change...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    This is the chilling conclusion to the epic sci-fi series that undoubtedly revolutionized storytelling in video games.

    Mass Effect 3

    Rated on July 03, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    This is the chilling conclusion to the epic sci-fi series that undoubtedly revolutionized storytelling in video games.

    Mass Effect 3 is our final departure as Commander Shepard, who is seen as a hero throughout the galaxy. We must end the reaper threat once and for all by gaining alliances and making deals with the al...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7
    Risen succeeds at being a glorified RPG setting that will keep you playing, but that's about all it's good at.

    Risen

    Rated on June 19, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Risen succeeds at being a glorified RPG setting that will keep you playing, but that's about all it's good at.

    Risen is an RPG that doesn't seem to have attracted much attention. It's a somewhat low-budget European RPG that may interest certain audiences depending on what you're into. If you want somewhat of a...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Resident Evil 3 improves on the same old formula, but keeps things fresh. This time things get more intense.

    BioHazard 3: Last Escape (CapKore)

    Rated on June 17, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Resident Evil 3 improves on the same old formula, but keeps things fresh. This time things get more intense.

    Resident Evil 3 is the next installment of the Resident Evil series after Resident Evil 2, and must be played to fully comprehend Jill's role in the storyline, and the fate of Raccoon City. This time,...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Asura's Wrath is an epic anime-inspired button mashing adventure with some of the most jaw-dropping sequences in gaming.

    Asura's Wrath

    Rated on June 12, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Asura's Wrath is an epic anime-inspired button mashing adventure with some of the most jaw-dropping sequences in gaming.

    Asura's Wrath is a unique gem, I will admit. Fans of God of War, Bayonetta or simply anime or cinematic gameplay will find this an easy steal. You are Asura, who is suddenly betrayed by his superhuman...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Final Fantasy XII is a lengthy RPG that is easy to be absorbed in, but it lacks what should keep you hooked.

    Final Fantasy XII

    Rated on June 02, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Final Fantasy XII is a lengthy RPG that is easy to be absorbed in, but it lacks what should keep you hooked.

    You start out as a young man caught in the middle of a war, and as soon as you press 'New Game', you are plastered by the game's attempt at setting up the tale. It succeeds in its quest to open up its...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    A very unique gem of a survival horror game. A total improvement from the first and unbelievably engaging.

    Resident Evil 2

    Rated on May 22, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    A very unique gem of a survival horror game. A total improvement from the first and unbelievably engaging.

    Resident Evil 2 is the sequel to the first game and is absolutely the perfect representation that you'd want from the genre. The balance between action and puzzle is almost perfectly balanced, and the...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Resident Evil: Deadly Silence is a worthy portable version of the original classic and is a great choice for DS owners.

    BioHazard: Deadly Silence (Limited Pack)

    Rated on May 21, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Resident Evil: Deadly Silence is a worthy portable version of the original classic and is a great choice for DS owners.

    Resident Evil: Deadly Silence (DS) is a port of the original PS1 game 'Resident Evil'; the very beginnings of this game-changing survival horror series. If you're interested in playing an accessible v...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Infamous 2 manages to live up to the original as a sequel, but it's lacking in a couple of departments.

    inFamous 2

    Rated on May 05, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Infamous 2 manages to live up to the original as a sequel, but it's lacking in a couple of departments.

    Obviously, you should play Infamous before Infamous 2, and if you do, the first thing you'll notice about this game is how Cole's original voice actor was replaced with someone quite distant comparing...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Mafia II's in-depth story and beautiful visuals are its highlight.

    Mafia II

    Rated on April 20, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Mafia II's in-depth story and beautiful visuals are its highlight.

    Mafia II takes place in a city where mafia families rule the streets. You play as Vito Scaletta who's doing what he can to join a family to make some cash, alongside his friend Joe Barbaro. You experi...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Persona 3 Portable is a lengthy and worthwhile RPG, but if you can get your hands on the PS2 version instead, do so.

    Persona 3 Portable

    Rated on March 03, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Persona 3 Portable is a lengthy and worthwhile RPG, but if you can get your hands on the PS2 version instead, do so.

    Persona 3 Portable is a lengthy JRPG for the PSP. You play as a character you name and of a gender of your choice. This game takes place in Japan, and you are a high school student who can witness a s...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Dear Esther as an experience, is perfect. As a game, it's debatable.

    Dear Esther

    Rated on February 15, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Dear Esther as an experience, is perfect. As a game, it's debatable.

    Dear Esther is a glorified virtual 'hiking' trip with a very absorbing narrative. It may sound a little bland and not very entertaining, but if you're a fan of memorable stories and gorgeous eye-candy...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Metal Gear Solid HD Collection for the PS3 has been one of the best videogame purchases I've ever made.

    Metal Gear Solid HD Collection

    Rated on February 07, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    Metal Gear Solid HD Collection for the PS3 has been one of the best videogame purchases I've ever made.

    METAL GEAR SOLID: HD COLLECTION remasters Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker all on one high-definition Blu-ray disc. Making these gam...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    A nice treat for the eyes and mind, but not too much thinking is involved.

    Final Fantasy XIII

    Rated on January 28, 2012 by FreakshowGamer

    A nice treat for the eyes and mind, but not too much thinking is involved.

    Final Fantasy XIII was a massive disappointment to some people, as it's not as vast or as challenging. That can be good or bad depending on how you like to play your games. The gameplay is pretty simp...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Infamous is a long and entertaining experience suitable for anyone looking for an intriguing story that they can shape.

    inFamous

    Rated on November 19, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    Infamous is a long and entertaining experience suitable for anyone looking for an intriguing story that they can shape.

    I received Infamous back in June when the PSN went down, and I downloaded it for free. I expected the game to be an average 8-12 hour experience, but I was wrong. I probably played the game for over 3...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    'TES IV: Oblivion' is one of the largest and most glorified western RPGs on the market.

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

    Rated on October 19, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    'TES IV: Oblivion' is one of the largest and most glorified western RPGs on the market.

    If you haven't played any of the Elder Scrolls, or if it's your first time playing an RPG, you will have never seen anything like this before. The amount of content and value you can get out of this g...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Silent Hill will require your absolute full attention in order to be enjoyed. As a whole, this game is excellent.

    Silent Hill

    Rated on August 17, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    Silent Hill will require your absolute full attention in order to be enjoyed. As a whole, this game is excellent.

    Silent Hill is a survival horror game developed in 1998 by Konami and KCET. It's chilling atmosphere and memorable value is what makes this game stand out from the rest. The gameplay, however, will re...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    If you're into JRPGs, or simply games with beautiful, original and strange worlds to get lost in, this game is for you.

    Final Fantasy X (Mega Hits!)

    Rated on July 03, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    If you're into JRPGs, or simply games with beautiful, original and strange worlds to get lost in, this game is for you.

    Final Fantasy X is a role playing game released for the PlayStation 2 by Square Soft (Now known as Square Enix). This game is among one of the most popular and most historic series of role playing gam...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    L.A. Noire is a unique trip to 1940s Hollywood. Mildly flawed, but worth being played by just about anyone.

    L.A. Noire

    Rated on June 15, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    L.A. Noire is a unique trip to 1940s Hollywood. Mildly flawed, but worth being played by just about anyone.

    L.A. Noire is an interesting game in which you take the role of an LAPD Detective named Cole Phelps. You solve various sorts of crimes all over the town of LA in 1947. The city is extremely detailed, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Overlord is a very decent addition to ME2's DLC library. Definitely worth downloading.

    Mass Effect 2: Overlord

    Rated on May 19, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    Overlord is a very decent addition to ME2's DLC library. Definitely worth downloading.

    Overlord is a downloadable add-on for Mass Effect 2. It takes you to a very unique planet with plenty of details, and you'll be able to take a ride on a new vehicle called the 'Hammerhead'. Almost a t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Top of the line free-to-play MMORPG, and it is constantly expanding.

    Mabinogi

    Rated on April 30, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    Top of the line free-to-play MMORPG, and it is constantly expanding.

    Mabinogi is an MMORPG by Nexon Inc: The makers of MapleStory, Vindictus, Poptag and Dungeon Fighter Online. If you dislike Nexon for any reason, but haven't played Mabinogi, maybe it's about time you'...

    3 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    This DLC package is a great addition to Mass Effect 2 and shouldn't be missed.

    Mass Effect 2: Lair of the Shadow Broker

    Rated on April 30, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    This DLC package is a great addition to Mass Effect 2 and shouldn't be missed.

    Mass Effect 2: Lair of the Shadow Broker is a DLC package containing a lengthy extra mission which is added to the Mass Effect 2 storyline. It contains a great storyline and very beautiful visuals. I ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Mirror's Edge delivers in a new way in the FPS genre. This game is a must for anyone wanting to see something new.

    Mirror's Edge

    Rated on April 17, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    Mirror's Edge delivers in a new way in the FPS genre. This game is a must for anyone wanting to see something new.

    Mirror's Edge is a great step up in gameplay and introduces a whole new concept to the gaming world. Instead of running on near-flat terrain, or driving tanks and firing weapons. You experience the li...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    This game brings the concept of first person to a whole new level and brings you a long on a beautiful, fun experience.

    Mirror's Edge

    Rated on April 17, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    This game brings the concept of first person to a whole new level and brings you a long on a beautiful, fun experience.

    Mirror's Edge is a great step up in gameplay and introduces a whole new concept to the gaming world. Instead of running on near-flat terrain, or driving tanks and firing weapons. You experience the li...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    A great sequel that builds on it's predecessor. A gorgeous, worthwhile adventure.

    Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

    Rated on April 09, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    A great sequel that builds on it's predecessor. A gorgeous, worthwhile adventure.

    Uncharted 2 is the direct sequel to the first Uncharted game, which definitely wasn't as good as this one. The graphics are amazing and take advantage of the PS3's top-notch technology, and make the e...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Bulletstorm isn't quite what it claims to be, but is an interesting treat.

    Bulletstorm

    Rated on April 07, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    Bulletstorm isn't quite what it claims to be, but is an interesting treat.

    Bulletstorm is an over-the-top first person shooter game by Epic Games and Electronic Arts. The game claims that it's not your average shooter, but that isn't quite true. It has some interesting scen...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    An amazing sequel that improves upon the best sci-fi game of all time.

    Mass Effect 2

    Rated on April 07, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    An amazing sequel that improves upon the best sci-fi game of all time.

    Mass Effect 2 is a great, nearly perfect sequel to it's predecessor Mass Effect. The graphics got better, the gameplay got better, and so did its story. We have ourselves a larger cast of characters, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    A small but great add-on to the main Mass Effect 2 storyline.

    Mass Effect 2: Kasumi - Stolen Memory

    Rated on April 06, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    A small but great add-on to the main Mass Effect 2 storyline.

    Kasumi - Stolen Memory is a DLC package for the masterpiece game Mass Effect 2. This DLC comes with a new character, and a personal mission for this character. The personal mission is great, and has s...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5
    A premature videogame disaster.

    Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness

    Rated on April 02, 2011 by FreakshowGamer

    A premature videogame disaster.

    Tomb Raider Angel of Darkness could have been a revolutionary gaming experience, and possibly have been an earlier "Uncharted" to the gaming world. Unfortunately, the game's development was set on "sl...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Mass Effect is the Star Wars of video games.

    Mass Effect

    Rated on December 18, 2010 by FreakshowGamer

    Mass Effect is the Star Wars of video games.

    Mass Effect is a fantastic Sci-Fi RPG/Third-person shooter by the masterpiece-creating studio BioWare. This is what I have to say about this game in a quick, straight-forward sum-up. The things tha...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.5
    Full of regret and dissapointment.

    RuneScape

    Rated on May 26, 2010 by FreakshowGamer

    Full of regret and dissapointment.

    I played this back in 2005 when the game was actually decent. I would have given it at least an 8.0 back then. Now, the game is horrible, and a complete waste of your time. The good stuff: -Extrem...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7
    120 character review: Frustrating, bad story, intense gameplay, fun things to do, running up buildings = fun, Stupid AI.

    Prototype

    Rated on May 23, 2010 by FreakshowGamer

    120 character review: Frustrating, bad story, intense gameplay, fun things to do, running up buildings = fun, Stupid AI.

    If you need a more detailed review, read on. This game isn't horrible, but it certainly isn't anything special. It's worth a miss. The good things about this game: -Intense gameplay. -Satisfying ...

    4 out of 7 found this review helpful.