User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 9.12/10

Total of 277 user ratings spread across 277 releases

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  • Rating:9

    Patapon 2

  • Review Score:9
    Strengthened tactical elements and elaborate audiovisual adjustments push Patapon title closer to perfection.

    Patapon 2: Don-Chaka

    Strengthened tactical elements and elaborate audiovisual adjustments push Patapon title closer to perfection.

    The debut of Patapon on PSP last year left a strong impression through its clever combination of the two genres: strategy and music, along with an artistic 2-D graphics. A number of notable awards after that further cons... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn

  • Rating:8.5

    Dead Space

  • Review Score:8.5
    Under its thrilling graphics is a robust Action game play with some well-adjusted Role playing additives.

    Dead Space

    Under its thrilling graphics is a robust Action game play with some well-adjusted Role playing additives.

    The worst thing about such a heavily invested project like Dead Space (DS), strangely, is its marketing. EA's commonplace screen-shots and pale trailers seemingly counteracted critics' optimistic forecasts and resulted i... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5
    A timeless, somber chef-d'oeuvre

    The Longest Journey

    A timeless, somber chef-d'oeuvre

    Newport City, South California 2209: April Ryan, a graceful girl, has spent her troubled childhood running away from the family where the happy-go-lucky father has become a dark obsession. Her passion for arts urges Apri... Read Full Review

    10 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    A flawed implementation of what could have been a unique masterpiece.

    Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines

    A flawed implementation of what could have been a unique masterpiece.

    Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines (VMB) is the sequel of Vampire: The Masquerade - Redemption, which brings us to the World of Darkness, where the famous blood sucker race lives in disguise at the heart of the human s... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4.5
    Negligently developed, Forsaken God certainly succeeds in frustrating old fans and alienate new beginners

    Gothic 3: Forsaken Gods

    Negligently developed, Forsaken God certainly succeeds in frustrating old fans and alienate new beginners

    There are many promises before the publishing, the most important of which is that Forsaken God (FG) will be a perfect complement for the imperfect Gothic 3. However, let's see how much JoWood has done to keep their prom... Read Full Review

    9 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4.5

    Gothic 3: Forsaken Gods

  • Rating:8.5

    Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen

  • Review Score:8.5
    With enhanced multimedia and gameplay, "Chapters of the Chosen" is a paragon of any update on new platforms.

    Dragon Quest IV: Michibikareshi Monotachi

    With enhanced multimedia and gameplay, "Chapters of the Chosen" is a paragon of any update on new platforms.

    There was time when Dragon Quest and Final Fantasy are staple in the competition over Japanese Role Playing market between Square and Enix. That ended with the mergence of the two firms and both titles have continued t... Read Full Review

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

    Sacred

  • Review Score:8
    A decent Action Role playing designed with full awareness of its predecessors' the limitations.

    Sacred

    A decent Action Role playing designed with full awareness of its predecessors' the limitations.

    Before Sacred, Role Playing genre had developed into two separate branches: Action and Traditional RPG, so-called. Paragons of the first type including Diablo, Dungeon Siege and Divine Divinity emphasized on combat/actio... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.5
    Loki lazily follows the formula of Diablo but stays far below the stature of its model.

    Loki

    Loki lazily follows the formula of Diablo but stays far below the stature of its model.

    There is not much to say about the story here since you can hardly find anything special about the pseudo-medieval, fantasy world in Loki. Fortunately, neither does story play an important role in a "hack and slash" RPG ... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.5

    Loki: Heroes of Mythology

  • Rating:9.5

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

  • Rating:9

    The Witcher: Enhanced Edition

  • Rating:6.5

    Avencast: Rise of the Mage

  • Rating:7

    Two Worlds

  • Review Score:8.5
    Simple, hilarious and mildly entertaining, the game upholds the principle of its famous preceding webcomic Penny Arcade.

    Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness Episode One

    Simple, hilarious and mildly entertaining, the game upholds the principle of its famous preceding webcomic Penny Arcade.

    Penny Arcade is a famous webcomic by Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik which tells mainly about gaming industry. Now, under the development of Hothead Game, the two leading roles Gabe and Tycho will have a new story in Pen... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Echochrome brings us into a miraculous space where the principles of physics are replaced by the rules of imagination

    echochrome

    Echochrome brings us into a miraculous space where the principles of physics are replaced by the rules of imagination

    Many of us may still remember one of the most fearful subjects at high school: solid geometry. How many times has it panicked us with requirements like proving the parallelism of two lines or calculating the angle betwee... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    echochrome

  • Review Score:8
    Lost Wind is close to Okami's calibre, though it still seems inferior to that masterpiece in sereral aspects.

    LostWinds

    Lost Wind is close to Okami's calibre, though it still seems inferior to that masterpiece in sereral aspects.

    The idea of Lost Wind (LW) began to take shape when developer Steve Burgess of Frontier Developments studio was watching the winds blowing through leaf canopies. The thought of a story in which the wind is the leading ro... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    11/10.<br />
The veteran can now have a rest, but his legend goes on forever.

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Platinum)

    11/10.<br /> The veteran can now have a rest, but his legend goes on forever.

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (MGS4), the game which occupies a huge amout of space on Game Magazines, was finally released on June 12th 2008 after many delays. Published right on the 20th anniversary of Metal... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

  • Rating:9.5

    Final Fantasy VI Advance

  • Review Score:9.5
    With its incomparably distinct atmosphere, Final Fantasy VI Advance is an adequate farewell to GameBoy Advance.

    Final Fantasy VI Advance

    With its incomparably distinct atmosphere, Final Fantasy VI Advance is an adequate farewell to GameBoy Advance.

    Final Fantasy is the most successful title of Squaresoft (SquareEnix now). Everytime a new version is released, RPG fans all over the world have a chance to experience memorable adventure in a beautiful fantastic world. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    The ultimate masterpiece on our old, beloved console. A must-buy whether you have contemplated the original or not.

    Persona 3: Fes

    The ultimate masterpiece on our old, beloved console. A must-buy whether you have contemplated the original or not.

    Last August, Atlus played their trump-card Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 (P3) and immediately received hearty welcome from the community. While its distinct game play and impressive show of graphics and audio undoubtedly... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3

  • Review Score:9.5
    Elapsed moment can't be taken back, decisions will define the future - this phylosophy is perfectly conveyed here.<br />

    Persona 3

    Elapsed moment can't be taken back, decisions will define the future - this phylosophy is perfectly conveyed here.<br />

    "How many hours are there in a day?" - the main character of Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3(SMTP3) will have an amazing answer for this childish question: 25. The 25th hour, the Dark hour, the period of time when all huma... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    What a pity Keepsake's beautiful graphics and sophisticated puzzles are marred by an incoherent story.

    Keepsake

    What a pity Keepsake's beautiful graphics and sophisticated puzzles are marred by an incoherent story.

    Memory is an important part of every human being no matter how it tastes. The sweet days of childhood, the bitterness of an amour, sometimes we should stop a moment to revise every rise and fall in our life. That's what ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    This is but a small handbook beside the encyclopedia Cooking Mana, but small size sometimes has its advantage.

    Cooking Quest

    This is but a small handbook beside the encyclopedia Cooking Mana, but small size sometimes has its advantage.

    If you have ever played any version of Cooking Mama series before you will find much similarity in game play of Cooking Quest (CQ). The biggest change is that control is carried out by mouse instead of stylus or Wii Remo... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Blue Dragon is definitely one of, if not the best, Japanese Role Playing Games for XBox 360

    Blue Dragon

    Blue Dragon is definitely one of, if not the best, Japanese Role Playing Games for XBox 360

    The ambition behind the combination of Mistwalker, Artoon and Microsoft Game Studios is to make a big step forward in Japanese RPG (JRPG) market with a high quality game for XBox 360. Therefore, their key product - Blue ... Read Full Review

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

    Blue Dragon

  • Review Score:8.5
    Despite its exultant appearance, TOD is an indepth and attractive third person shooter that can satisfy most PS3 owners.

    Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction

    Despite its exultant appearance, TOD is an indepth and attractive third person shooter that can satisfy most PS3 owners.

    Insomniac Games is famous for many famous games on Sony consoles. Successfully start with Spyro the Dragon on Play Station, but when PS2 came out, they handed over this label to Vivendi Universal and started with another... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Thanks to its intelligent game play and excellent physical effects, Boom Blox can satisfy a wide variety of players.

    Boom Blox

    Thanks to its intelligent game play and excellent physical effects, Boom Blox can satisfy a wide variety of players.

    The name Steven Spielberg has been associated with famous movies like Jurassic Park, War of the Worlds or series Indiana Jones... Hence, it was public opinion to expect an imposing Action-Adventure after the director rev... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Free and above average

    TrackMania Nations Forever

    Free and above average

    Nadeo continues to make a surprise by publishing Trackmania Nations Forever (TNF) freely for everybody, similar to the prior version of this game TrackMania Nations (download available from http://www.trackmanianations.c... Read Full Review

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

    TrackMania Nations Forever

  • Rating:7

    Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time

  • Review Score:7
    An interesting story and some new features built around traditional game play, it's good for a ... spin-off.

    Pokemon Fushigi no Dungeon: Toki no Tankentai

    An interesting story and some new features built around traditional game play, it's good for a ... spin-off.

    Usually a successful trademark will have a variety of satellite products. These spin-off normally introduce several variations to the original. This is exactly the case of Pokemon Mystery Dungeon.Though far below the lev... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful