User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 5.49/10

Total of 326 user ratings spread across 237 releases

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  • Rating:7
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    The Evil Within

  • Rating:8
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    Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn

  • Rating:9
    The Old West.  Rockstar style.

    Red Dead Redemption: Game of the Year Edition

    The Old West. Rockstar style.

    For more than a decade, Rockstar's been making open-world sandbox games that let you do whatever you wanted, for good or for bad. Back in 2004, Rockstar published a game called Red Dead Revolver, a Western-themed third-... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Mario Hoops: 3 on 3

  • Rating:5
    Mario Hoops 3 on 3 should only be played by people who have no access to better games.

    Mario Basket: 3 on 3

    Mario Hoops 3 on 3 should only be played by people who have no access to better games.

    Mario's done it all in his long career. Basketball's just one of his many recreational activities he's pursued. A tournament's taking place in the Mushroom Kingdom and courts have been set up across various locales. Mari... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    See Watchmen. See Watchmen beat up bad buys. See Watchmen beat up even more bad guys.

    Watchmen: The End Is Nigh Parts 1 and 2

    See Watchmen. See Watchmen beat up bad buys. See Watchmen beat up even more bad guys.

    Who watches the Watchmen? That's the question that's on every New York citizen's minds. It's the late '70s and the streets of NYC are strewn with litter, both literal trash type, and the figurative scumbag type. The Wat... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.5

    Wheelman

  • Rating:8
    It's time for another trip under the sea as you revisit the submerged utopia that is Rapture.

    BioShock 2

    It's time for another trip under the sea as you revisit the submerged utopia that is Rapture.

    DISCLAIMER: No amount of time was spend on the game's multiplayer, so this review is focused solely on the single-player aspect. In 2007, 2K Games introduced the gaming world to a whole new world underwater. It was a... Read Full Review

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

    BioShock 2

  • Rating:6

    Brain Age: Concentration Training

  • Rating:6
    Dr. Ryuta Kawashima returns, this time adorning devilish horns....

    Tohoku Daigaku Karei Igaku Kenkyuusho - Kawashima Ryuuta Kyouju Kanshuu - Mono Sugoku Nou o Kitaeru 5-Funkan no Oni Training

    Dr. Ryuta Kawashima returns, this time adorning devilish horns....

    Do you remember Brain Age? Wouldn't it be funny had you played Brain Age but forgotten all about it? The DS was treated with two Brain Age games, designed by Japanese neuroscientist Dr. Ryuta Kawashima. Using the DS's... Read Full Review

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

    Tomb Raider

  • Rating:7.5
    I'm a ninja.  He's a ninja.  She's a ninja.  We some ninjas.  Wouldn't you want to be a ninja too?

    Shinobi

    I'm a ninja. He's a ninja. She's a ninja. We some ninjas. Wouldn't you want to be a ninja too?

    Remember when games used to be hard based on the sole premise of getting everything done right in a handful of lives or it's back to the beginning of the level? No check points, no regenerating health. Just a reliance ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    River City Ransom EX enhances a remembered favorite, but some unwanted tweaks tarnishes the memories.

    Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari EX

    River City Ransom EX enhances a remembered favorite, but some unwanted tweaks tarnishes the memories.

    The 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System was a beloved machine because it put out so many classics. One such classic was a game by American Technos Inc. called River City Ransom. This side-scrolling beat 'em up had you ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Fun.  Bloody, violent,  vulgar, mindless, ridiculous, juvenile, fun.

    Bulletstorm

    Fun. Bloody, violent, vulgar, mindless, ridiculous, juvenile, fun.

    Most first-person shooters these days take themselves too seriously. They try to establish tension and meaning in their narratives, attempting to fill the void from point A to point B with purpose. They give you colorf... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues

  • Rating:6
    Lego Indiana Jones 2 is fun, but some critical changes to the formula hold the game back.

    LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues

    Lego Indiana Jones 2 is fun, but some critical changes to the formula hold the game back.

    Traveler's Tales do one thing and one thing only: make Lego games. Any young-hearted fun-loving gamer has played at least one by now, whether it's Star Wars or Harry Potter or Pirates of the Caribbean or Lord of the Rin... Read Full Review

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

    Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch

  • Rating:8.5
    Level-5 and Studio Ghibli join forces to make some truly extraordinary magic.

    Ninokuni: Shiroki Seihai no Joou

    Level-5 and Studio Ghibli join forces to make some truly extraordinary magic.

    PS3 owners have gone quite some time without a good, quality old-fashioned JRPG, and now their wait is finally over. In 2010, Level-5 in collaboration with Studio Ghibli, released a game on Nintendo's DS called Ni no Ku... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    Resident Evil makes its franchise debut on Nintendo's 3DS.

    Resident Evil: Revelations

    Resident Evil makes its franchise debut on Nintendo's 3DS.

    The long running survival horror franchise Resident Evil shows no signs of slowing down. Having started its birth on the PlayStation, it has made appearances on the Saturn, the Nintendo 64, the Dreamcast, the PS2, Wii, ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Anarchy Reigns

  • Rating:7
    Jack Cayman returns, but three's a crowd...

    Anarchy Reigns

    Jack Cayman returns, but three's a crowd...

    DISCLAIMER: No amount of time was spent exploring the multiplayer. This review reflects the single player campaign only. Platinum Games has made a name for themselves for making some of the zaniest, most over the top... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5
    Afro's deadly adventure fails to leave a lasting impact.

    Afro Samurai

    Afro's deadly adventure fails to leave a lasting impact.

    Ever heard that saying, "Where there's smoke, there's fire"? Well, where there's blood, there's swords. Afro Samurai's carrying a really large sword, so it's only logical there's gallons of blood. Afro Samurai is base... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Halo Reach is a prequel to Halo and chronicles Reach's final moments as it fell to the Covenant.

    Halo: Reach

    Halo Reach is a prequel to Halo and chronicles Reach's final moments as it fell to the Covenant.

    Disclaimer: The author of this review has not explored any of the online features, thus no mention of those features will be covered in this review. The score and text reflect Halo Reach as a single player game only. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Come one, come all!  Have a Nintendo-sized ball!  Just make sure you bring someone along with you.

    Nintendo Land

    Come one, come all! Have a Nintendo-sized ball! Just make sure you bring someone along with you.

    It's always nice to see the return of the pack-in game, provided of course you grabbed yourself the deluxe version of the new Nintendo Wii U. If you did, then you got yourself a fun little game for practically pennies o... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Scribblenauts Unlimited is game where you let loose the limits of your imagination.

    Scribblenauts Unlimited

    Scribblenauts Unlimited is game where you let loose the limits of your imagination.

    Scribblenauts all started back in 2009 on the Nintendo DS. It featured a young boy named Maxwell who was able to literally create objects out of thin air using his notebook. He thought up just about anything to overcom... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    Take a trip through time and relive one of the greatest adventures Nintendo's ever made.

    The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D

    Take a trip through time and relive one of the greatest adventures Nintendo's ever made.

    Not too many games are remembered so fondly by grown-up gamers as The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. When the game was first released on the Nintendo 64, it took an already well established franchise and completely r... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3
    Old problems unfixed with entirely new problems, Epic Mickey 2 is a game not even fans will touch with a 10 foot brush.

    Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two

    Old problems unfixed with entirely new problems, Epic Mickey 2 is a game not even fans will touch with a 10 foot brush.

    When the concept of Epic Mickey was first unveiled a few years ago, it sounded very promising. A dark adventure staring Disney mascot Mickey Mouse and a whole slew of other Disney notables had potential for an amazing g... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    For what could have been the series' most interesting character, Aveline de Grandpre deserved a far better game.

    Assassin's Creed III: Liberation

    For what could have been the series' most interesting character, Aveline de Grandpre deserved a far better game.

    DISCLAIMER: No amount of time has been spent exploring the multiplayer aspects of the game, and as such, this review is representative of the single-player game only. The Assassin's Creed games have been going on for ... Read Full Review

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

    Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD

  • Rating:8
    The Xbox classic receives an HD facelift as it's crammed into the tiny constraints of the Vita handheld.

    Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath

    The Xbox classic receives an HD facelift as it's crammed into the tiny constraints of the Vita handheld.

    Lorne Lanning. If you're familiar with the name, you know of his works. The Oddworld franchise, which spawned on the PlayStation with Abe's Oddysee, was most notably odd. It featured a cast of bizarre creatures in for... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    The Assassin's Creed franchise ventures into new territory on Nintendo's Wii U, but isn't completely enjoyable.

    Assassin's Creed III

    The Assassin's Creed franchise ventures into new territory on Nintendo's Wii U, but isn't completely enjoyable.

    DISCLAIMER: This review is a reflection of the single player content only, as no time was spent exploring the multiplayer aspect of the game. Another year, another Assassin's Creed. Assassin's Creed fans have spent t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    A fun and enjoyable kart racing game is unfortunately hampered by some game breaking glitches.

    Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed

    A fun and enjoyable kart racing game is unfortunately hampered by some game breaking glitches.

    It's often said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. With as many times as Mario Kart's been imitated, you wonder if Mario's grown tired of being flattered. Most, however, do not flatter well. In 2010, Se... Read Full Review

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

    Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (Bonus Edition)

  • Rating:6
    The Wii U's first outing into zombie infested territory is a scary, yet clumsy one.

    ZombiU

    The Wii U's first outing into zombie infested territory is a scary, yet clumsy one.

    It happens with every system launch. There's always that one game that promises to show off what the system can do. People put their faith into that one upcoming title, the proverbial system seller, and hope against ho... Read Full Review

    7 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    The power of the 3DS and a heartfelt story makes Miracle Mask the best installment in the Professor Layton series.

    Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask

    The power of the 3DS and a heartfelt story makes Miracle Mask the best installment in the Professor Layton series.

    Professor Layton is a long-running beloved franchise with four installments currently on the NIntendo DS. As great as the games were, however, they ran the risk of growing stale. Very little was done from both a presen... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Theatrhythm Final Fantasy

  • Rating:8
    Extremely addictive and incredibly nostalgic, Theatrhythm is a must-have for any Final Fantasy fan.

    Theatrhythm Final Fantasy

    Extremely addictive and incredibly nostalgic, Theatrhythm is a must-have for any Final Fantasy fan.

    Final Fantasy. The series synonymous with Japanese role-playing games. We've seen countless spin offs, sequels to mainstays and even a couple of MMORPGs. Now comes Theatrhythm Final Fantasy, a rhythm game that has you... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4

    SunFlowers

  • Rating:4
    Yay!  You're growing flowers, and going bored out of your mind while you're at it!

    SunFlowers

    Yay! You're growing flowers, and going bored out of your mind while you're at it!

    Have you ever wanted to grow flowers but were too concerned with getting your hands dirty and raising the cost of your water bill? Well, now you don't have to worry as Sunflowers for the PS Vita let's you do just that! ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful