User Reviews & Ratings
Total of 314 user ratings spread across 314 releases
Crystal Dynamic's Tomb Raider reboot accomplishes many things, but among them it establishes one principle, an absolute truth: Legends aren't born, they're made. Through trials that will test Lara Croft's survival instin... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance
The famous proverb states that "revenge is a dish best served cold." Take a child soldier trained to be a killing machine, give him a sword and cybernetic implants, then set him loose on a corporation that's abducting ch... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch
Ni no Kuni's fondness for tradition and its remarkably mature story prove that the industry still has a beating heart.
Do you remember the last game to make you cry? The last one to make you laugh? Can you recall a game that has done both? It's a remarkable endeavor to strive for, and one that few in the industry have ever accomplished. ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
XCOM: Enemy Unknown
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition
Oft compared to open-world games like those of the Elder Scrolls series, or the visceral combat of Dark Souls, a more apt comparison would be to say this is the conceit of Monster Hunter and Shadow of the Colossus. This,... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Cinematic storytelling, hard boiled narrative, and precise gunplay form the trifecta of Max Payne 3's brilliance.
"The sun went down with practiced bravado. Twilight crawled across the sky, laden with foreboding." These words set a chilling preface for the original Max Payne released in 2001. The titular anti-hero was about to trave... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Max Payne 3
Mass Effect 3
Earth is being ravaged by the Reapers, intergalactic warfare is on the brink, and Martin Sheen just wants some attention: that about sums up Mass Effect 3. But where do I truly begin to adequately convey all that is a... Read Full Review5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
Amalur's combat is what sets this otherwise average fantasy tale of war and power apart from the rest of the pack.
Like the greatest fantasy worlds in video games, Kingdoms of Amalur relies heavily on tradition and familiarity to craft its Nordic-inspired world. From the lush Dalentarth kingdom to the wastelands of Alabastra, Amalur ... Read Full Review3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
In an effort to capitalize on the success of Origins, Dragon Age 2 does not fully realize what kind of game it is.
Hell Hath No Fury Like A Dragon Scorned In the midst of the fifth Blight, as refugees from the besieged nation of Ferelden flock north to the neighboring Kirkwall, a powerful empire in the Free Marches, a family endur... Read Full Review4 of 8 users found the following review helpful
Dragon Age II
What would your dying wish be: To meet a famous person? To travel to an exotic location? To visit the wonders of the world? This is the premise that sets the stage for To the Moon, a humble adventure game set in a prepos... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Console: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 Genre: Action/Role-Playing Release Date: October 4, 2011 Developed by: From Software Published by: Bandai Namco Reviewed: October 19, 2011 You died. Two simple words never evok... Read Full Review3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
Long before there was time, there existed two ancient gods locked in an eternal struggle across a vast ocean of emptiness – the Bionis and the Mechonis. Their fierce battle shook the very core of the infant world upon wh... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Assassin's Creed II
"I hope we can put our differences behind us, for science...you monster." - GLaDOS Putting an end to GLaDOS's dictatorial reign over Aperture Science in the original Portal, Chell escapes the confines of the laborator... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Once More With Feeling Death. Some fear it, others embrace it. It is an inevitable part of our tiny existence. Such is the fate of Sissel, an enigmatic and eccentric yellow-haired man whose life was abruptly cut short... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
Silent Hill: Shattered Memories
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Conviction (Collector's Edition)
Golden Sun: Dark Dawn
The Mischievous Mickey Mouse Lewis Carroll's classic tale of Alice in Wonderland is a bizarre reflection of the real world consisting of uncanny encounters with peculiar individuals. It is appropriate, then, that our ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Return of the Kong The land of the Kongs is once again under siege, this time by a mysterious group of hypnosis-inducing Tikis of the Tiki Tak Tribe. With their precious golden banana hoard abducted from right under t... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Fallout: New Vegas (Collector's Edition)
Robox is a gorgeous looking game that fails to fully capitalize on the potential of its interesting features.
Think Outside the Box Robox is a simple game that has you assume the role of a probe sent down to an alien planet to investigate the strange life forms and ecosystem of this otherworld. There's no immediate disclosure... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
War Has Accelerated The Russians are at it again. In the near future when Earth's population has reached critical mass, humanity engages in a global scavenger hunt for any and all available resources. Unable to mainta... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful