User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.03/10

Total of 261 user ratings spread across 261 releases

  1. 10
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  2. 9
    (53)
  3. 8
    (118)
  4. 7
    (75)
  5. 6
    (8)
  6. 5
    (4)
  7. 4
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  • Review Score:8
    FFXIII's fast-paced battle system is just what the series needed.

    Final Fantasy XIII

    FFXIII's fast-paced battle system is just what the series needed.

    Reactions to the release of Final Fantasy XIII were nearly identical to the consumer's attitude toward the music industry these days. As an avid fan of contemporary music, I've noticed much backlash on the message boards... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Fallout 3 is an outstanding reboot to a time-honored series.

    Fallout 3

    Fallout 3 is an outstanding reboot to a time-honored series.

    "…War? War never changes." So says the narrator during the opening cinematic of Bethesda's Fallout 3. Is it true that war doesn't change? If one compares Fallout 3 to the previous two entries in the series, then yes, ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Fallout 3

  • Review Score:8.5
    Hotel Dusk is a great adventure with a brilliant story, but some will skip it because of the massive amount of text.

    Hotel Dusk: Room 215

    Hotel Dusk is a great adventure with a brilliant story, but some will skip it because of the massive amount of text.

    You are Kyle Hyde, 33 years old. Former cop turned door-to-door salesman, you're in search of your friend Brian Bradley. Three years ago, he turned on you while you were both on the force and gave special information to ... Read Full Review

    6 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Phantom Hourglass innovates the Zelda series with touch controls, but keeps to its roots.

    Zelda no Densetsu: Mugen no Sunadokei

    Phantom Hourglass innovates the Zelda series with touch controls, but keeps to its roots.

    With the advent of the Nintendo DS back in 2004, it was only a matter of time before a new Zelda game was developed for it. How long did it take to be released on the dual-screened handheld? Almost three years. Was it wo... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass

  • Review Score:8.5
    Phoenix Wright's trio of courtroom adventures goes out with a huge bang!

    Gyakuten Saiban 3 (Best Price!)

    Phoenix Wright's trio of courtroom adventures goes out with a huge bang!

    Three games deep into the series and the Ace Attorney franchise is still kicking. Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney: Trials and Tribulations is the third GBA to DS port and the last game in the Phoenix Wright trio of the Ace A... Read Full Review

    8 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trials and Tribulations

  • Review Score:9
    Creating a perfect example of a quality JRPG, Persona 4 masters the traditional yet doesn't shy away from being unique.

    Persona 4

    Creating a perfect example of a quality JRPG, Persona 4 masters the traditional yet doesn't shy away from being unique.

    Persona 4 does not reinvent the wheel. Persona 4 does not do anything particularly innovative. What Persona 4 does, however, is perfect every aspect of its predecessor, and, in turn, become the paradigm for what we know ... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Justice For All provides more of the courtside action fans yearn for, but the overall plot leaves a bit to be desired.

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Justice for All

    Justice For All provides more of the courtside action fans yearn for, but the overall plot leaves a bit to be desired.

    "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." This expression, broken English and all, applies to so many games that have come our way. Whether this be a positive or negative thing, that aspect is left up to the players. With P... Read Full Review

    7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Great characters, witty writing, and superb music make Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney quite the experience.

    Gyakuten Saiban: Yomigaeru Gyakuten (Limited Edition)

    Great characters, witty writing, and superb music make Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney quite the experience.

    Who would ever think that a game of the visual novel genre would ever be popular in North America and Europe? For those of you who don't know, visual novel games aren't even really games at all. They are usually characte... Read Full Review

    13 of 14 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw 2006

  • Review Score:9
    Great narrative and brilliant characters make Tales of Symphonia a lengthy RPG that most people will simply adore.

    Tales of Symphonia

    Great narrative and brilliant characters make Tales of Symphonia a lengthy RPG that most people will simply adore.

    The world of Sylvarant is dying. Its mana supply is running low, and the goddess Martel is in a deep slumber. The only one who can restore the land back to its splendor is the Chosen One, who must embark on The Journey o... Read Full Review

    15 of 15 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Super Mario Galaxy

  • Review Score:9
    The first real 3D Mario platformer in over 10 years, and it delivers!

    Super Mario Galaxy

    The first real 3D Mario platformer in over 10 years, and it delivers!

    It was over 10 years in the making, but finally, the true successor to Super Mario 64 has been thrust upon Nintendo fans! Now don't get me wrong, Super Mario Sunshine on the GameCube was a decent game. Personally, I play... Read Full Review

    8 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Wii Sports

  • Rating:8.5

    Zack & Wiki: Quest for Barbaros' Treasure

  • Rating:7.5

    World of Warcraft

  • Rating:8.5

    World Soccer Winning Eleven 9

  • Rating:9

    The World Ends with You

  • Rating:8

    WWE SmackDown! Here Comes the Pain

  • Rating:7.5

    Wii Channels

  • Rating:8

    WarioWare: Touched!

  • Rating:7.5

    WarioWare, Inc.: Mega Party Game$!

  • Rating:8

    Viewtiful Joe

  • Rating:8

    Tony Hawk's Underground

  • Rating:9

    Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4

  • Rating:9

    Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3

  • Rating:9

    Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2

  • Rating:9

    Tony Hawk's Pro Skater

  • Rating:7

    Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2004

  • Rating:8

    Tekken 4

  • Rating:8

    Tekken 3

  • Rating:8.5

    Tales of the Abyss

  • Rating:7

    Swing Away Golf

  • Rating:10

    Super Smash Bros. Melee

  • Rating:9.5

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl

  • Rating:8

    Super Mario Sunshine

  • Rating:8

    Super Mario Bros.

  • Rating:8

    Super Mario Advance