User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.86/10

Total of 108 user ratings spread across 108 releases

  1. 10
    (22)
  2. 9
    (40)
  3. 8
    (36)
  4. 7
    (5)
  5. 6
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  6. 5
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  7. 4
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  • User Rating:10

    Chrono Trigger

  • User Rating:10
    Square might have possibly put out what is arguably the best RPG on the Super Nintendo, if not the best RPG of all time.

    Chrono Trigger

    Square might have possibly put out what is arguably the best RPG on the Super Nintendo, if not the best RPG of all time.

    Highs: excellent gameplay, fair challenge, not hard but not easy, awesome combo moves, no items are too expensive, easy for beginners to get used to, excellent story, unforgettable music, great graphics, nice artwork, ma... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Deep Fear

  • User Rating:9
    A fantastic survival horror game that Sega should make a sequel to.  If you love Resident Evil, you'll love Deep Fear.

    Deep Fear

    A fantastic survival horror game that Sega should make a sequel to. If you love Resident Evil, you'll love Deep Fear.

    Highs: Resident Evil-style controls, Resident Evil-style scares, Metroidvania-style gameplay, great story, great 3D visuals and decent FMV scenes, makes full use of the Saturn's 6-button controller, places to restock on ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Even though it looks pretty dated by today's standards, Final Fantasy IV is still one of the best RPGs ever.

    Final Fantasy IV

    Even though it looks pretty dated by today's standards, Final Fantasy IV is still one of the best RPGs ever.

    Highs: Great characters, fantastic music, solid story, gameplay is top-notch, game isn't hard but isn't easy, provides a fair challenge, and despite some elements of the game looking a bit outdated, everything else still... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Front Mission 3

  • User Rating:9
    Front Mission 3 is one of the most addicting games you'll ever play, thanks to it's great story and sublime gameplay.

    Front Mission 3

    Front Mission 3 is one of the most addicting games you'll ever play, thanks to it's great story and sublime gameplay.

    Highs: Wonderful gameplay, great story and character development plus lots of plot twists, excellent music, balanced weapons, the eject feature, different scenarios to choose from, high replay value. Lows: The game ge... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    The Saturn version of MM8 is totally worth owning for it's exclusive content. Just pay over $100 for it.

    RockMan 8: Metal Heroes (Saturn Collection)

    The Saturn version of MM8 is totally worth owning for it's exclusive content. Just pay over $100 for it.

    Highs: Excellent 2D visuals, excellent bonus content, solid gameplay, wonderful j-pop opening for the Japanese version, better music on Tengu Man's stage, excellent controls, shop has many items to choose from, excellent... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    The original Resident Evil is great on PS1, but the Sega Saturn version is the definitive version of this classic.

    BioHazard

    The original Resident Evil is great on PS1, but the Sega Saturn version is the definitive version of this classic.

    Highs: Great gameplay and controls, excellent music, voice acting so bad it's good, many weapons to choose from, unlockable battle minigame w/ zombie Wesker and Gold Tyrant, new enemies, exclusive outfits for Chris and J... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Metal Slug is action-packed, funny, has lots of charm, fun, and a very good game.

    Metal Slug (PSOne Books)

    Metal Slug is action-packed, funny, has lots of charm, fun, and a very good game.

    Highs: controls are good, excellent visuals, lots of action, explosions & stuff, excellent weapon selection, options to change how many lives you want, the difficulty setting and more, includes art gallery, good music. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Metal Slug

  • User Rating:9.5

    Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit

  • User Rating:9.5
    EA and Criterion have created not only the best Need for Speed game, but a racing game for the ages.

    Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit

    EA and Criterion have created not only the best Need for Speed game, but a racing game for the ages.

    Highs: Lots of cars to choose from, excellent visuals, plays and controls nicely - as if you are driving a car, good music, many different missions, great level design, huge world to explore, it's a lot of fun. Lows:... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    Dead or Alive 3

  • User Rating:9.5

    Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

  • User Rating:9.5
    Arguably the best Castlevania game ever, thanks to inspiration from Super Metroid.

    Akumajou Dracula X: Gekka no Yasoukyoku (PSOne Books)

    Arguably the best Castlevania game ever, thanks to inspiration from Super Metroid.

    Highs: Excellent controls and gameplay, lots of rewarding secrets, excellent story, awesome music, excellent JRPG elements, different endings, excellent use of Metroid-style template, best Castlevania game. Lows: Chea... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Mario Kart 64

  • User Rating:9
    Mario Kart 64 is one fun racer that will keep you and your friends entertained for hours.

    Mario Kart 64

    Mario Kart 64 is one fun racer that will keep you and your friends entertained for hours.

    Highs: Excellent controls, interesting stage settings, excellent environments, wonderful track design, lots of items, high replay value, unforgettable music, you'll be entertained for hours. Lows: Only 8 characters to... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    Sonic the Hedgehog

  • User Rating:8.5
    After 22 years, the original Sonic the Hedgehog is still as good as it was back then.

    Sonic the Hedgehog

    After 22 years, the original Sonic the Hedgehog is still as good as it was back then.

    Highs: Brilliant level design, good graphics, excellent music, challenging bonus stages are rewarding, no gimmicks - it's just Sonic being Sonic, a must have for Genesis/Mega Drive owners. Lows: Too short, Sonic can't... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Super Mario World is probably the best Mario game ever, possibly overtaking SMB3.

    Super Mario World: Super Mario Bros. 4

    Super Mario World is probably the best Mario game ever, possibly overtaking SMB3.

    Highs: Controls are excellent, level design is great, awesome music, secrets are very rewarding, good but short boss battles, has aged very nicely, a game that every SNES owner should have. Lows: Annoying enemies, rid... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Super Mario World

  • User Rating:10
    Galaxy 2 is the wonderful sequel that improves on the original, and asks the question: Why not have more of the same?

    Super Mario Galaxy 2

    Galaxy 2 is the wonderful sequel that improves on the original, and asks the question: Why not have more of the same?

    Highs: Excellent gameplay and highly responsive controls brought over from the original, even better music, excellent visuals, wonderful stage design, lots of humor, fun boss battles, ability to play as Luigi, high repla... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Using Mario 64's blueprint, Super Mario Sunshine is an excellent GameCube debut for Nintendo's superstar.

    Super Mario Sunshine

    Using Mario 64's blueprint, Super Mario Sunshine is an excellent GameCube debut for Nintendo's superstar.

    Highs: Extremely fun, sublime controls, epic boss battles, very cool locations to see, this game will make you want to play it again after you've beaten it. Lows: Cheap deaths, Mega Man/Contra-difficult, kind of ridcu... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Super Mario Sunshine

  • User Rating:5.5

    Mega Man X6

  • User Rating:5.5
    With MMX6, Capcom ruined the great and powerful impact that X5 had on the X series.

    RockMan X6 (PlayStation the Best)

    With MMX6, Capcom ruined the great and powerful impact that X5 had on the X series.

    Highs: Excellent music, good voice acting, still controls and plays fine. Lows: Horrible stage design, one of the worst stories in video game history, bad camera angles, too pointlessly difficult, cheap deaths, annoyi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    A disappointment compared to Wind Waker, but still another satisfying entry in the long-running Zelda series.

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

    A disappointment compared to Wind Waker, but still another satisfying entry in the long-running Zelda series.

    Highs: Excellent controls and gameplay carry over from Wind Waker, fantastic inventory system, different armors to choose from, time period looks more modern than past Zelda games (like 19th century), excellent level des... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

  • User Rating:9
    Desperate Struggle improves on it's predecessor in pretty much every single way, a must have for Wii owners.

    No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle

    Desperate Struggle improves on it's predecessor in pretty much every single way, a must have for Wii owners.

    Highs: Great voice acting, lots of humor, lots of old video game cameos and references, good story, characters are unforgettable, plays nicely, awesome finishing moves, excellent use of quicktime events, boss battles are... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Resident Evil 5 is another solid entry in one of Capcom's flagship franchises.<br />

    Resident Evil 5

    Resident Evil 5 is another solid entry in one of Capcom's flagship franchises.<br />

    Highs: Decent controls, great weapons, fantastic music, great story, worth picking up for a few bucks. Lows: AI partner is a little stupid, only 9 slots to put items in, insanely difficult(even on easiest difficulty),... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    Mega Man X5

  • User Rating:8.5
    Mega Man X5 would have been a great ending to the X Series, if this was the final game in the series.

    RockMan X5 (PlayStation the Best)

    Mega Man X5 would have been a great ending to the X Series, if this was the final game in the series.

    Highs: New armors, ability to duck, awesome music, gameplay and controls are still great, great story, ability to play as either X or Zero during the actual game, the Guns N' Roses references, so many throwbacks, shockin... Read Full Review

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

    Parasite Eve

  • User Rating:8
    Though it wasn't perfect, Square's first entry into the survival horror genre sure was a good one.

    Parasite Eve

    Though it wasn't perfect, Square's first entry into the survival horror genre sure was a good one.

    Highs: Excellent visuals, well-done CG cutscenes, great story, lots of weapons to choose from, great music, plot leaves you guessing the whole way through, interesting gameplay mechanics, takes good advantage of the Met... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    Mega Man X2

  • User Rating:9.5
    Mega Man X2 does exactly what the original does, just a lot better.

    RockMan X2

    Mega Man X2 does exactly what the original does, just a lot better.

    Highs: Great and challenging level design, secrets are very rewarding, controls and plays nicely, more dialogue than the first game, great music, cool wireframe effects given by the Cx4 chip, great story, a better game t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5

    Mega Man X

  • User Rating:10

    Pokemon Platinum Version

  • User Rating:10
    Can the Pokemon games get any better than this?

    Pocket Monsters Platina

    Can the Pokemon games get any better than this?

    Highs: Great graphics, exploring is still a ton of fun, cool legendaries, superb gameplay, tons of rewards, so much to do, great story, just tons of fun to play. Lows: Once you have beaten the game, you won't wanna st... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful