User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.84/10

Total of 144 user reviews spread across 144 releases

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  • User Rating 9
    Epic delivers another gritty hard as nails shooter that will rock your world.

    Gears of War 2

    Rated on April 29, 2013 by Gamerichard

    Epic delivers another gritty hard as nails shooter that will rock your world.

    When Epic Games released Gears of War back in late 2006 they showed everyone that non-linear gameplay and changing story in sync with your moral decisions isn't everything. Gears was a linear shooter...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    From Softwares second Souls game just transcends its predecessor and stands as a true RPG masterpiece.

    Dark Souls

    Rated on July 29, 2012 by Gamerichard

    From Softwares second Souls game just transcends its predecessor and stands as a true RPG masterpiece.

    Dark Souls is a true masterpiece all the way through. It is a fantastic gaming experience from start to finish. When you first start off, you're not explained what's going on, nor what you should be d...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    One of the most acclaimed hardcore games of this generation is truely a marvelous tale that punishes and entangles you.

    Demon's Souls

    Rated on August 14, 2010 by Gamerichard

    One of the most acclaimed hardcore games of this generation is truely a marvelous tale that punishes and entangles you.

    It took one and a half year for Demon's Souls to travel from Japan to the more casual light-of-heart gamers of Europe. But alltought the wait has been long and frustrating, From Software's epic is fin...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Bioware returns to their roots in fantasy RPG with an amazing epic adventure.

    Dragon Age: Origins (Collector's Edition)

    Rated on March 20, 2010 by Gamerichard

    Bioware returns to their roots in fantasy RPG with an amazing epic adventure.

    Bioware is at the moment the greatest game developer in working order. They just released Dragon Age: Origins when they also release the perfect sci-fi sequel to one of the decades best RPG's. Dragon ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    A game that's more fun to watch, than to actually "play".

    Heavy Rain

    Rated on March 15, 2010 by Gamerichard

    A game that's more fun to watch, than to actually "play".

    Yeah, so here it is. One of the years most anticipated titles, and for me personally one of the most interesting to have come out in recent memory. After having given us Indigo Prophecy (or Fahrenheit...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Ubisoft takes Far Cry to a totally new setting and gameplay, and with that they make an intense and interesting shooter.

    Far Cry 2

    Rated on August 25, 2009 by Gamerichard

    Ubisoft takes Far Cry to a totally new setting and gameplay, and with that they make an intense and interesting shooter.

    Far Cry 2 is the long awaited sequel to the highly praised 2004 classic. Far Cry was an amazing game, and a sequel has been talked about since the Far Cry credits rolled. Being followed by console spi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Fallout 3 is a breakthrough in modern RPG's and will stand as one of the decades most immersive games.

    Fallout 3

    Rated on August 18, 2009 by Gamerichard

    Fallout 3 is a breakthrough in modern RPG's and will stand as one of the decades most immersive games.

    After a big hit with the Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, Bethesda took the job of following up on the assumingly dead Fallout series. Oblivion was a fantastic fairy tale, but not everyone saw the gameplay...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Professor Layton is a brain game packed in a point and click adventure that is incredibly fun and addictive.

    Professor Layton and the Curious Village

    Rated on August 09, 2009 by Gamerichard

    Professor Layton is a brain game packed in a point and click adventure that is incredibly fun and addictive.

    Professor Layton and the Curious Village is a point and click adventure with a total of over 150 riddles. The game uses the handhelds technology to the max. The riddles span from drawing walking route...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Super Metroid stands up against the test time, and does graciously so, being one of the best games ever.

    Super Metroid

    Rated on August 06, 2009 by Gamerichard

    Super Metroid stands up against the test time, and does graciously so, being one of the best games ever.

    The classical Metroid series started out in 1986, and quickly became a huge hit. Even so, it took as long as 6 years for the space heroine to reappear in Metroid 2: Return of Samus. Being not so appra...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    One of Rare's most ambitious and new thinking games ever, breathing new life into the small dying platform genre.

    Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts

    Rated on March 18, 2009 by Gamerichard

    One of Rare's most ambitious and new thinking games ever, breathing new life into the small dying platform genre.

    Being the follow up to two of the best platform games in memory, Nuts & Bolts has a lot to live up to. Although "Grunty" mentioned Banjo-Treie 8 years ago, the unique game developer decided to take th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    World at War is a great addition to a fantastic series and proves that Treyarch can make great war games as well.

    Call of Duty: World at War

    Rated on February 15, 2009 by Gamerichard

    World at War is a great addition to a fantastic series and proves that Treyarch can make great war games as well.

    Being the sequel to one of the greatest war games of all time, World at War has a lot to live up to. The game has received some bad reviews, but I think those critics are purely a comparison to Modern...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Metroid Prime 3 does some new things, some great, some not so, but overall it's a fantastic game.<br />

    Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

    Rated on December 01, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Metroid Prime 3 does some new things, some great, some not so, but overall it's a fantastic game.<br />

    The Metroid Prime trilogy is probably my favorite of all time, with the first installment being (together with Zelda OoT) my favorite game of all time. Metroid Prime 2: Echoes was also awesome. But it...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    You can't possibly get anymore out of your money. Neither we nor our money are worthy!!

    Halo 3

    Rated on October 23, 2007 by Gamerichard

    You can't possibly get anymore out of your money. Neither we nor our money are worthy!!

    I think Halo 1 and 2 are among the best games to ever be released. Halo Combat Evolved (Halo 1) brought the genre to the next level in almost every aspect. The graphics, music, AI, and multiplayer was...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Honestly Valve! Our money's not worth this much!

    The Orange Box

    Rated on October 23, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Honestly Valve! Our money's not worth this much!

    We all know that Valve has used a lot of time developing the Orange Box, and frankly I didn't care that much about the game finally being released. But Valve really knows what they're doing. The box c...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2
    Microsoft's Gran Turismo killer is here, and it's very deadly indeed!

    Forza Motorsport 2

    Rated on July 21, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Microsoft's Gran Turismo killer is here, and it's very deadly indeed!

    The racing simulation genre has got two leading competitors, and they have huge impact on the ever so raging console war. Sony's Playstation has got the well known Gran Turismo veteran, and Microsoft'...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    McRae in his dirtiest and prettiest rally game yet!

    Colin McRae: DiRT

    Rated on July 21, 2007 by Gamerichard

    McRae in his dirtiest and prettiest rally game yet!

    The Colin McRae games has gone on for a long time now and with its latest outings it's kinda been the same thing over and over again, though enhanced of course, but always the same rally. In Codemaste...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    Kratos returns in an even more saticfying fight, now towards Greeks mightiest gods.

    God of War II

    Rated on May 20, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Kratos returns in an even more saticfying fight, now towards Greeks mightiest gods.

    God of War is one of the best action adventure games ever released. And how do you make a sequel to something like that? No... You don't send Kratos into the future with laserguns! You just polish eve...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7
    Still good, but tampered with using the touch controls and boring new gameplay. But, still good : )

    Diddy Kong Racing DS

    Rated on May 20, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Still good, but tampered with using the touch controls and boring new gameplay. But, still good : )

    Diddy Kong Racing was one of my most played games on the Nintendo 64. I loved the challenging gameplay, and the long single player was awesome. When heard about this new remake I was in extasy. But ge...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8
    Bully had a rough time reaching release, but still ends up being very different, tougher and funnier than most games.

    Bully

    Rated on April 08, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Bully had a rough time reaching release, but still ends up being very different, tougher and funnier than most games.

    Rockstar has had an enourmous success with the Grand Theft Auto games, but it's great to see them try something at least slightly different. Bully has not been the sale success they hoped for, but thi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Daxter is a classic plattformer which turns out to be a full worthy addition to the great Jak &amp; Daxter series.

    Daxter

    Rated on March 04, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Daxter is a classic plattformer which turns out to be a full worthy addition to the great Jak &amp; Daxter series.

    The plattform genre is currently quite small. I cherished the time when Banjo Kazooie and Rayman 2 loaded in and out of my N64 back in 1999. Those where fantastic plattform games, but the genre was mi...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6
    Rare has made an addictive garden for all ages and it'll steal a bunch of your bedtime hours.

    Viva Pinata

    Rated on February 14, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Rare has made an addictive garden for all ages and it'll steal a bunch of your bedtime hours.

    The Xbox360 was released with two games developed by Rare, but they where kinda dissapointing. Partly because of the extremely long time they've used on finishing them, so they therefor didn't quite l...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6
    Twilight Princess is one of the best games Nintendo has ever made and is a must buy for every Nintendo gamer on earth!

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

    Rated on January 19, 2007 by Gamerichard

    Twilight Princess is one of the best games Nintendo has ever made and is a must buy for every Nintendo gamer on earth!

    Zelda Ocarina of Time is the best game ever made. With its fantastic atmosphere and classic Zelda feel it set the top bar for how good the next gen 3D games could be. Though no game has reached that b...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2
    Relic has made the best WW2 RTS game to date, and there are few strategy games in general that can compete with this!

    Company of Heroes

    Rated on December 04, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Relic has made the best WW2 RTS game to date, and there are few strategy games in general that can compete with this!

    Relic has had a huge success with their strategy game Dawn of War, including its expansion pack. So when they announced that they where making a strategy game playing out in the World War 2, we were a...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    Gears of War is a superb game that's close to reaching action game perfection. Get ready for war.

    Gears of War

    Rated on November 30, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Gears of War is a superb game that's close to reaching action game perfection. Get ready for war.

    Gears of War has been under development for several years now. We've seen so many pictures of this macho action shooter we began to fear that it would disappoint our sky high expectation. But the game...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8
    Relic manages to get noticed in the crowded RTS genre by delivering a bloody amazing warhammer strategy game.

    Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War

    Rated on November 09, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Relic manages to get noticed in the crowded RTS genre by delivering a bloody amazing warhammer strategy game.

    There are so many strategy games out there. Every year there are new developers trying to sell some copies of their &quot;Age of Empires look alike&quot; game. And now, the only ones that still break ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Without the expectations I found this quite entertaining. It's not a great FPS, but it'll keep you playing till the end.

    Prey

    Rated on October 21, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Without the expectations I found this quite entertaining. It's not a great FPS, but it'll keep you playing till the end.

    Prey has been under laid-back development for 10 years, and it's nice to finally see its release. With so many first person shooters out there it can be hard to even get noticed. But Prey has been wor...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3
    Dead Rising is a zombie slasher unlike anyhting else out there, and it's very much fun!

    Dead Rising

    Rated on October 14, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Dead Rising is a zombie slasher unlike anyhting else out there, and it's very much fun!

    Dead Rising was anounced long ago, and I just thought this was going to be a Grand Theft Auto look alike with zombies (which would have been cool when thinking about it), but no. Dead Rising is someth...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Possibly the weirdest game ever made, and sometimes it's just too sick and confused, but still it remains very cool.

    Killer7

    Rated on September 11, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Possibly the weirdest game ever made, and sometimes it's just too sick and confused, but still it remains very cool.

    Capcom has been working on this title for ages and to finally witness its release is very saticfying. The first pictures we saw from the game promised an absurd game unlike anything else. Playing the ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    Oblivion is a true masterpiece and stands as one of the best RPG's ever.

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

    Rated on August 05, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Oblivion is a true masterpiece and stands as one of the best RPG's ever.

    The Elder Scrolls games has always been great. They are a true example of how a great RPG should be. And when Morrowind was released we all went bananas. The game was so huge you'd posibly never visit...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    The Hitman series hasn't seen better days since 47 turned into a Silent Assassin in the series second outing.

    Hitman: Blood Money

    Rated on July 16, 2006 by Gamerichard

    The Hitman series hasn't seen better days since 47 turned into a Silent Assassin in the series second outing.

    IO interactives Hitman series started out with a fantastic idea of a mass produced assassin where you controlled the 47'th man in the group. He was the best, he was the ultimate killing machine. But t...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8
    The exciting story of Gordan Freeman continues in this amazing first episode of what is going to be a trilogy.

    Half-Life 2: Episode One

    Rated on July 05, 2006 by Gamerichard

    The exciting story of Gordan Freeman continues in this amazing first episode of what is going to be a trilogy.

    Half-Life 1 is one of the very best first person shooters ever, and the expectations for HL2 where sky high. But Valve amazed us with what is called the first person shooter of the century. The game f...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7
    The Metroid series moves onto the DS with style. Nintendo has done a great job making this game feel and play this good.

    Metroid Prime: Hunters

    Rated on June 25, 2006 by Gamerichard

    The Metroid series moves onto the DS with style. Nintendo has done a great job making this game feel and play this good.

    The Metroid series went from side-scrolling to first person shooting when Metroid Prime was released on Gamecube in 2002/2003. The game was better than anyone would have imagined, and the fans apologi...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8
    Black is a hollywood action game with some awesome action sequences, though I feel they could have done better.

    Black (Platinum Hits)

    Rated on June 17, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Black is a hollywood action game with some awesome action sequences, though I feel they could have done better.

    Black is a long awaited game from Criterion, which has given us the awesome Burnout games. The thing about the Burnout games is that they are incredibly entertaining even though it's not realistic at ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    Ghost Recon AW is an awesome game that stands as one of the very best tactical shooters ever!

    Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter

    Rated on May 20, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Ghost Recon AW is an awesome game that stands as one of the very best tactical shooters ever!

    I've always felt that the Ghost Recon games were kind of dry and boring, but this game has some real punch to it and deliver some awesome action sequences. With games like PGR3, Fight Night Round 3...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Guitar Hero is the best rhythm game ever, and playing Eric Claptons solo in Crossroads feels insanely satisfying!

    Guitar Hero (w/Guitar)

    Rated on May 13, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Guitar Hero is the best rhythm game ever, and playing Eric Claptons solo in Crossroads feels insanely satisfying!

    The rhythm games are indeed few, but when jamming on with your buddies around few games are as much fun. Guitar Hero looks all right. The animations are simple and the characters look very cool and...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3
    The prince is back with more fighting and environmental jumping and swinging.

    Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

    Rated on March 08, 2006 by Gamerichard

    The prince is back with more fighting and environmental jumping and swinging.

    Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time did a fantastic job of sending the prince into the 3-Dimensional world. Warrior Within continues where The Sands of Time ended. In SoT the prince stopped the sands ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3
    Ryu is back in the greatest and most challenging action adventure game on Xbox.

    Ninja Gaiden Black

    Rated on March 07, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Ryu is back in the greatest and most challenging action adventure game on Xbox.

    Ninja Gaiden Black is an enhancement of the original Ninja Gaiden. The game includes both the hurricane packs that became available for download some time after the release of NG. Some new weapons, ne...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3
    Civ 4 is one of the best turn-based strategy games out there. It's tweaked to perfection and is an instant classic.

    Sid Meier's Civilization IV

    Rated on March 04, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Civ 4 is one of the best turn-based strategy games out there. It's tweaked to perfection and is an instant classic.

    The Civilization series are among the best and most well-known games in history. And when a new Civ game comes out the fans go wild, and I must say that I understand why! The graphics have never be...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3
    Sotc is the most epic and maybe the most memorable game on the PS2, and has some of the best boss fights ever!

    Shadow of the Colossus

    Rated on February 25, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Sotc is the most epic and maybe the most memorable game on the PS2, and has some of the best boss fights ever!

    Shadow of the Colossus comes from the same guys that gave us ICO. The games are story related, how is up to you to figure out. The Playstation 2 never fails to impress. Games like Metal Gear Solid ...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4
    Kuju does a great job delivering a 3-D action/strategy game in the well known Advance Wars universe.

    Battalion Wars

    Rated on February 05, 2006 by Gamerichard

    Kuju does a great job delivering a 3-D action/strategy game in the well known Advance Wars universe.

    The Advance Wars games are among the best strategy games on the market, and the fact that the games are on handheld consoles is incredible. When Kuju first announced that they were working on a 3-Dime...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.