Total of 158 user reviews spread across 158 releases
Hercules no Eikou: Tamashii no Shoumei
A Fun, Pick-Up and Play RPG - But Don't Get Too Excited As It's Nothing Truly Special
I came across Glory of Heracles, described as a fun, enjoyable RPG filled with Greek mythology and lore played out in an anime influenced gaming, and visuals. The idea of Glory of Heracles is a good ...
Ryuusei no RockMan 3: Black Ace
A Fun, RPG But Action Becomes Stale Very Quickly, Best For Occasional Play Only
Mega Man 3: Starforce: Black Ace is my first foray into the Mega Man franchise, and it's RPG qualities. I know Mega Man to be quite a large gaming franchise, and Mega Man 3:Starforce is one of just ma...
Rune Factory: Shin Bokujou Monogatari
A Fair, Fun Harvest Moon Themed Game Mixed In With Combat and Monsters
I came across Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon for quite a good discount price, and doing some mental equations I worked out I would be getting the game literally for free, as it was on discount ...
Ougon no Taiyou: Shikkokunaru Yoake
An Enjoyable RPG, As A Sequel To A Franchise I Am New To; Everything Is Explained Gently and Becomes Enticing
Golden Sun: Dark Dawn, was the last game I bought as a trio of Nintendo DS RPG games; alongside Dragon Quest IX and Dragon Quest VI - surprisingly Golden Sun was at the top alongside Dragon Quest IX a...
Dragon Quest IX: Hoshizora no Mamoribito
A Fun, RPG Gem Port With Everything Updated With A Strong, Story That Pulls Me In By My Arm and Won't Let Go
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of The Starry Skies was the second Dragon Quest game I bought and got into, following a similar, enjoyable experience of Dragon Quest VI also on the Nintendo DS. What struck...
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation
As A Newbie To The Dragon Quest Franchise, This Was My First Foray On The DS System
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation, was my first Dragon Quest game initially, buying it on a whim when in Canada along with Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of The Starry Skies as I am a big fan of gener...
Bokura no Taiyou: Django & Sabata
A Solid, Yet Surprisingly Boring Action-Adventure Game I couldn't Get Into Thoroughly
Lunar Knights, for me personally only drew in my attention from it's cover-art and claiming on the back of it;s box to have elements of an RPG in it's game mechanics, and sadly I was very disappointed...
Black Sigil: Blade of the Exiled
A Fun, Retro Style RPG But Fails To Use New Ideas, The DS Would Allow
I came across Black Sigil: Blade of The Exiled when on holiday in Canada, and found from the game screenshots on the back of it's box seemed very similar to the old 2D retro, RPG's that were on the ol...
Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow
A Fun Spin-Off, Going Back To The RPG Elements of The Original, Worth Giving A Try As A Fan
Blue Dragon: Awakened Shadow was released in 2010, at a time when I never owned a Nintendo DS or the newer 3DS, but I recently bought it for quite cheap, when on holiday in Canada for more than $10. ...
Blue Dragon Plus
A Fun Experience At First, But With A Dull Story and Lack of Exploration It Falls Far Short of Expectations
Blue Dragon was released on the Xbox 360 in 2006, and a following grew from the franchise spawning an Anime series, and spin-off games. In 2009 almost three years since it's original release, Blue Dra...
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D
The First Zelda Game on The 3DS, Graphically It's Beautiful and Smooth Controls Make It A Gem On The System
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D came and passed me at the time of it's release, as I didn't own a Nintendo 3DS at the time until quite recently. I came across it after purchasing the 3DS, and ...
Trauma Center: Under the Knife
A Fun Puzzler, With Scrubs Influence and Anime Style
Trauma Center: Under The Knife is my first foray into the series, and on the Nintendo 3DS, as a DS title it's quite new to me. The principle is simple enough, as a new doctor in a fictional Hospital y...
Fire Emblem: Kakusei
My First Foray Into The Fire Emblem Franchise, and On The 3DS It's Beautiful and Fun, With RPG Elements
Fire Emblem as a franchise passed over me, and now Awakening is my first experience of the series on the 3DS years after it's first release. I knew that the Fire Emblem series is an RPG influenced Re...
Resident Evil: Revelations
Resident Evil: Revelations Uses The 3DS To A High Level, With Some Amazing Action and Adventure Sequences
Following the low reviews and scores of Resident Evil: Mercenaries, the Resident Evil series's first foray onto the 3DS system, many feared Revelations would be another flop, good for casual action bu...
The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks
The Final DS Release of A Zelda Game, Uses The Same Stylus Controls of Phantom Hourglass - Improves With More Elements
The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks is the last game of the franchise released on the Nintendo DS system, and using the old DS controls of the stylus from Phantom Hourglass, it has some improvements, a...
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II
Graphics and Game play Are Stripped For A DS Port, Does Not Hold Up Well Compared To Home Console Releases
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2 was quite an enjoyable game on the Xbox 360 when I rented it, but three years later I found it for only $5 in Canada whilst on holiday, and bought it for my new 3DS XL...
A Fun, Old-School Side-Scrolling Plat-former That Sticks Faithfully To Aliens Lore, and History Very Well
I came across Aliens: Infestation when crawling through a bargain bucket when on holiday in Canada, and came across it for just $5 with an old DS protective case thrown in for the price. For it's pric...
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars
GTA's First and Only Foray In To The Nintendo DS System, and Game-play Far Exceeds Its Console Counter-Parts
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars is the first and only GTA title on the DS system, and for some this is a reason to avoid it but it's surprisingly an amazing gem, even after four years since it's rele...
Zelda no Densetsu: Mugen no Sunadokei
The First Zelda Title On The Nintendo DS, That Uses The Stylus In So Many Imaginative Ways
As the first The Legend of Zelda title released on the DS, at the time the graphics for a handheld console and the use of the stylus was quite new and considered very ingenious - from drawing maps, ma...
Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days
One of My First Forays Into The Kingdom Hearts World, and On The DS Is Quite Fun Yet Portable
Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days is a sequel to the original Kingdom Hearts game, but made in later years after Kingdom Hearts 2 was released. I had played the original Kingdom Hearts on the PS2, and knew w...
Megami Ibunroku: Devil Survivor
My First Experience With A Shin Megami Tensei Title, It's Well Worth It - A Fusion of Mythology and Turn-Based Combat
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor is my first experience with it's relevant franchise, I knew it to be similar to Pokemon in terms of capturing demons and using them to fight enemies. It also mixes c...
Spectral Force Genesis
Civilization Meets Anime RPG, It Melds Poorly Together and There Is A Lack of A Tutorial
Spectral Force: Genesis I came across as an American/Canadian port, and paid a heavy price for it in thinking the cover art, and simple description of the game's content won me over - a big mistake on...
A Fun Mockery of a Marvel Franchise, With A Character With Funny Anecdotes, and Blatant Filthy Personality
Deadpool to me personally, I didn't know who the character was or the franchise he was associated with until I bought the game, based solely on his character. I soon discovered that Deadpool was a cha...
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist
A Good, Dark Story-line With Smooth Online Co-Op Missions To Play, Earning Cash For Purchases - Hours of Gameplay
Splinter Cell: Blacklist caught me off-guard this year, I knew it was coming but since the previous installments of the series, I wasn't too interested in Blacklist. But I gave it a try, when I found ...
Robbing Banks, Cooking Meth, Customizing Weapons & Equipment With The Loot - What More Could You Want?
Payday 2 passed me by almost, I knew it existed and it had been ported to the gaming consoles including the Xbox 360; but I never knew how well it played, and how addictive it was. The moment I pulled...
Saints Row IV
It Has Lost The Charm of The First Two Installments, With An Annoying and Irritating Plot, It's Mindless and Boring
Saints Row 4 was already on the lower-steps of my interest gauge this year, as when the story-line of the game was leaked about an alien invasion of the planet, with you and the Saints gang fighting t...
Mario & Luigi RPG 3!!!
A Fun Mario & Luigi RPG Adventure, With Some Beautiful Graphics and Dynamics In Combat and Exploration
Mario & Luigi: Browser's Inside Story is unique personally to me, as it's my first Mario & Luigi themed RPG that I've played. So playing it was quite a stun to me, seeing Mario and Luigi in RPG combat...
Sekaiju no Meikyuu
My First Hardcore, Rogue, Dungeon Crawler RPG and Is Worth Every Penny
Etrian Odyssey is my first hardcore, rogue - dungeon crawler RPG. It's clearly for hardcore dungeon crawlers, in terms of game-play from the first-person perspective and the idea of mapping the dungeo...
Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings
A Fun Spin-Off of A Classic Franchise, With Enjoyable RTS Elements
Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings is a stand-alone title in the Final Fantasy franchise, a spin-off from the original Final Fantasy XII installment released on the PS2. It's premise is simple enough, ...
Advance Wars: Days of Ruin
A Fun, Enjoyable RTS Title On The DS With Some Dark Themes Thrown In Including My Favourite - Post Apocalypse Survival
Advance Wars: Days of Ruin or Dark Conflict as it is known here in the UK is my first Advance Wars title, and in playing it for the first time - this installment drew me in with it's dark, post-apocal...
Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates
A Fun, Enjoyable 3D Action-RPG Title On The DS, That Holds Up Very Well Even On The 3DS XL Currently
As a spin-off of the Final Fantasy franchise, I am not as skeptical as die-hard fans of the original Final Fantasy series, so I picked up Crystal Chronicles: Rings of Fate for a good price, and held m...
Final Fantasy III
One of My First Final Fantasy DS Titles, I Can See It's Appeal In The 90's and Still Enjoyable Even Now
As an almost newbie to the Final Fantasy series, I almost never got into playing any of the titles until the PS2 and Xbox 360 era for titles in the series. Sadly even back in the PlayStation One perio...
Pocket Monsters White 2
As A Newcomer To Pokemon, White Version 2 Is Solid, Fun and Easy To Get Into
As a newcomer to the Pokemon world, having only played some of the older titles on the original Gameboy Color and Advance - I bought Pokemon White Version 2 with my Nintendo 3DS console, and like the ...
Dead Space 2: Severed
Severed Adds A New Character Gabe Weller, Story and Environment As You Battle Across Titan
Severed is the first downloadable DLC for Dead Space 2, its short but worth the 500 Microsoft Points. You play as Gabe Weller, a security officer on the moon of Titan. You struggle to escape the mines...
My First DS Game, and It Does Not Disappoint Me - Great RPG and Gameplay With The Stylus
I came across Lost Magic after I bought my first Nintendo 3DS console, buying it for cheap at a local pre-owned game store I got it for relatively cheap - just £4. Of course I did my research on the g...
Mars: War Logs
A Downloadable RPG Arcade Title, It Plays Very Well - Some Good Dialogue and Story. Good Effort From A Growing Developer
Mars War Logs was well off the radar for me, I did not even know it existed until the first week of it's release on Xbox Live - so I went into the demo without researching the game and came out of it ...
Assassin's Creed II
Some New Features Added For The Benefit of The Sequel, Has Some Substance But This Series Has Been Sucked Dry, Still Fun
Assassin's Creed 2 did surprise me as an immediate sequel to the original, as the original did not enthral me as it was bland in places, and there was not enough content to take advantage of. Assassin...
State of Decay
The Walking Dead Meets Strategy and RPG Elements In A Survival-Horror Gem
State of Decay is very simple, you are in charge of survivors following a zombie outbreak. This is played out in a third-person perspective, as you flee a camp site with other survivors to a nearby to...
Borderlands 2 Finally Arrives, With A New Story, Characters and Loot. It's A Winner
Borderlands 2 was released just recently, I already knew it was coming out and pre-ordered myself a copy of the game. The moment it arrived on my doorstep, I played it and the fond memories of the ori...
Gears of War
The Original Will Always Beat It's Sequels, One of The Best Launch Titles For Xbox 360 In 2006
Gears of War was not just a release title of the Xbox 360, it was also the console's main launch title in 2006, showcasing the power of the console with it's graphics and game-play. For it's release a...