User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.39/10

Total of 109 user reviews spread across 109 releases

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  • User Rating:8.5
    Although Resident Evil 5 does make some improvements in the series, it also falls short in certain obvious areas.

    Resident Evil 5

    Although Resident Evil 5 does make some improvements in the series, it also falls short in certain obvious areas.

    Pros: Great action, new weapons, more melee attacks, crisp graphics, more environmental damage and explosions, co-op adds replay value, mercenaries missions remain in this title, not too long and not too short, big boss ... Read Full Review

    10 of 13 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Crackdown is a high-flying free roamer filled to the brim with insane jumps, bloodthirsty gangs, and monster explosions.

    Riot Act

    Crackdown is a high-flying free roamer filled to the brim with insane jumps, bloodthirsty gangs, and monster explosions.

    Have you ever dreamed of leaping across high altitude rooftops? Ever wanted to throw a mack truck off the very top of a skyscraper? Well, all I can say is, "Welcome to Crackdown!" Crackdown gives players a c... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Need for Speed UG 2 offers a lot of new features that were missing in Need for Speed Underground.

    Need for Speed Underground 2 (Greatest Hits)

    Need for Speed UG 2 offers a lot of new features that were missing in Need for Speed Underground.

    I really had fun playing the first Need for Speed Underground, but there were a few things that seemed to be missing in that game. Everything that I wanted to see improved on was improved, and NFSU 2 turned out to be pr... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.8
    Parallel Lines takes a step foward from Driv3r, but still seems to fall short of the other games in the genre.

    Driver: Parallel Lines

    Parallel Lines takes a step foward from Driv3r, but still seems to fall short of the other games in the genre.

    I am so glad that Atari finally made a good Driver game. Its about time. I didn't think that this game was going to be that good, but I was surprised to see that it is actually pretty good. Although they did copy GTA ... Read Full Review

    43 of 51 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.8
    Supernova's well-balanced soundtrack as well as its new, more difficult challenges make it a must have for DDR fans.

    Dance Dance Revolution SuperNOVA (Bundle)

    Supernova's well-balanced soundtrack as well as its new, more difficult challenges make it a must have for DDR fans.

    At first glance, Dance Dance Revolution SuperNova might seem like a disappointment. After all, it does start you off with just a small selection of songs, some of which may surprise you. I know that some of my friends ... Read Full Review

    8 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    Indigo Prophecy has a unique and mysterious storyline, as well as some exciting and often intense gameplay.

    Indigo Prophecy

    Indigo Prophecy has a unique and mysterious storyline, as well as some exciting and often intense gameplay.

    Lucas Kane was just your average working class citizen. He owns a small apartment in New York City, he works in an office building, and from time to time, he plays some tunes on his guitar. Pretty normal, right? Well ... Read Full Review

    10 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    Metal Gear Solid is a very unique game that can appeal to anyone.

    Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (Mega Hits!)

    Metal Gear Solid is a very unique game that can appeal to anyone.

    Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty is definetly one of the games on my top 50 favorite games of all time. There is so much that this game has to offer. It has amazing graphics, addictive gameplay, replay value, and an... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.6
    The motion sensitivity complements the gameplay very well, putting you in control of your very own fighter plane.

    Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII

    The motion sensitivity complements the gameplay very well, putting you in control of your very own fighter plane.

    Blazing Angels follows the story of a squadron, battling through the hell hole that was World War II. As a member of the squad, you are expected to lead your wingmen through the perilous skies, making sure that you will... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.9
    Psi-Ops combines a unique variety of mind powers with ragdoll physics, providing some very entertaining gameplay.

    Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy

    Psi-Ops combines a unique variety of mind powers with ragdoll physics, providing some very entertaining gameplay.

    I had a demo for this game, and I thought that the powers were pretty cool. So I bought it for my brother for Christmas last year. Once I got a chance to play it, I found that it was highly addictive. All I did was pl... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    WarioWare was meant to be played on the Wii.  It shows off the wii-mote's unique controls, and provides great gameplay.

    WarioWare: Smooth Moves

    WarioWare was meant to be played on the Wii. It shows off the wii-mote's unique controls, and provides great gameplay.

    WarioWare: Smooth Moves was definitely one of the most highly anticipated games on the Wii. This unique series has garnered many fans after appearing on the Gamecube, the DS, and even the GBA. With a delightfully stran... Read Full Review

    18 of 19 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.8
    Though it may look like a fancy tech demo, Elebits provides some unique and entertaining gameplay.

    Elebits

    Though it may look like a fancy tech demo, Elebits provides some unique and entertaining gameplay.

    When Elebits was first showcased at E3, people were skeptical of the game. Although it seemed to have a unique storyline, viewers questioned whether Elebits would feel more like a tech demo than an actual game. Now tha... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    Comix Zone is one of the best games on the Genesis!

    Comix Zone

    Comix Zone is one of the best games on the Genesis!

    Comix Zone is an awesome side-scrolling fighter. You play through the entire game as Turner, a Kung-fu master who ventures through a comic book world to save his kidnapped girl friend. Along the way, you will meet dang... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Red Steel is a decent shooter, but that does not mean it couldn't use a little work.

    Red Steel

    Red Steel is a decent shooter, but that does not mean it couldn't use a little work.

    Ubisoft's Red Steel was one of the Wii's most highly anticipated games. You play the role of Scott, a man who simply tries to go on a date with his girl friend, when everything goes horribly wrong. All of a sudden, a r... Read Full Review

    20 of 21 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Trauma Center is a heart-pounding medical game that will bring out the inner surgeon in almost anyone.

    Trauma Center: Second Opinion

    Trauma Center is a heart-pounding medical game that will bring out the inner surgeon in almost anyone.

    Atlus Co.'s Trauma Center was originally developed for the Nintendo DS a few years ago. It received many positive reactions, and although it did not receive as much attention as it should have, there were still plenty o... Read Full Review

    9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Wii Sports is an addicting game that showcases the true accessibility of the Wii-mote.

    Wii Sports

    Wii Sports is an addicting game that showcases the true accessibility of the Wii-mote.

    Wii Sports is a fairly simple game, but it can keep you hooked for hours on end. Players can choose from five different sports, including golf, bowling, tennis, baseball, and boxing. Each of these sports uses the Wii-m... Read Full Review

    9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.7
    Its an interesting concept, but in the end, RPGM 3 only allows players to create a fairly generic RPG.

    RPG Tsukuru

    Its an interesting concept, but in the end, RPGM 3 only allows players to create a fairly generic RPG.

    Now before you question my use of the word "generic," please read further. I understand that maybe if someone worked on a game for a very long time, yes, they might be able to create a pretty good game. But f... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    Although the campaign is rather dull, the Xbox Live experience makes up for it and then some!

    Battlefield 2: Modern Combat

    Although the campaign is rather dull, the Xbox Live experience makes up for it and then some!

    Battlefield 2 is an arcade style shooter from EA games. It doesn't really play much like its well-known counterpart on the PC, but it is still a good game nevertheless. While the campaign is a bit bland most of the tim... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5.7
    Dance Factory is a cool piece of technology, but unfortunately it doesn't provide enough of its own songs.

    Dance Factory (Bundle)

    Dance Factory is a cool piece of technology, but unfortunately it doesn't provide enough of its own songs.

    Dance Factory sounds like a great idea at first. Who wouldn't want to dance to their own music? Just pop in the game, wait for it to load, and then put in a CD of your choice. Most people will like this game at first,... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.9
    Commanding an army of zombies has never been this much fun.  Come to think of it, its never been done before.

    Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse

    Commanding an army of zombies has never been this much fun. Come to think of it, its never been done before.

    Stubbs the Zombie: Rebel Without a Pulse, takes a different stance on survival horror. This time, you're not the one running; people are running from you. Stubbs is an interesting character, who just happens to sprout ... Read Full Review

    10 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    The interesting story is one of Dreamfall's best qualities, but this is definitely not a game that everyone would enjoy.

    Dreamfall: The Longest Journey

    The interesting story is one of Dreamfall's best qualities, but this is definitely not a game that everyone would enjoy.

    Dreamfall: The Longest Journey is an adventure game with many interesting qualities. When you begin your journey, you meet Zoe, an energetic young woman who seems to enjoy walking around in her underwear. You start wit... Read Full Review

    9 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Its a fun party game if you have the guts to sing, but it seems too easy for better singers.

    Karaoke Stage

    Its a fun party game if you have the guts to sing, but it seems too easy for better singers.

    Karaoke Revolution is a game where players sing along to various songs to earn respect and please the crowd. As the lyrics scroll across the bottom of the screen, they are accompanied by pitch meters. These meters meas... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.9
    Ultramix 3 has a wide variety of songs, but most of them are not as challenging as one might expect.

    Dance Dance Revolution Ultramix 3

    Ultramix 3 has a wide variety of songs, but most of them are not as challenging as one might expect.

    DDR Ultramix 3 is a great game in the series. With over 70 songs and some very challenging goals, this game could easily keep you busy for months. Unfortunately, for experienced DDR players, the dance steps might seem ... Read Full Review

    5 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:4.3
    Twisted Metal 4 is a disastrous game, and its so-called "new features" are laughable.

    Twisted Metal 4

    Twisted Metal 4 is a disastrous game, and its so-called "new features" are laughable.

    Is it just me, or did Twisted Metal 4 seem to take a step down from the earlier titles? If you take a good look at where this series has been, you can easily see how this game is just plain sloppy compared to the others... Read Full Review

    4 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5.5
    An unpolished baseball game with hardly any features.

    Inside Pitch 2003 (Xbox World Collection)

    An unpolished baseball game with hardly any features.

    At first glance, Inside Pitch 2003 doesn't look like such a bad game. Even though it is fairly old, it still has pretty good graphics. The gameplay feels alright at first also, but when you begin to play longer and lon... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.2
    Far Cry proves to be one of the better first-person shooters on the Xbox with great gameplay and amazing visual effects.

    Far Cry Instincts

    Far Cry proves to be one of the better first-person shooters on the Xbox with great gameplay and amazing visual effects.

    Far Cry: Instincts does things that no other series has really tried before. It attempts to combine gun-blazing action and hand-to-hand combat with a little stealth and strategy. Although these elements sometimes confl... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    Elder Scrolls III is a highly addictive RPG that will keep you coming back for more.

    The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind - Game of the Year Edition

    Elder Scrolls III is a highly addictive RPG that will keep you coming back for more.

    Elder Scrolls III is one of the most addictive games I have ever had the chance to experience. You start off in a slave ship headed for Morrowind, where you name your character. Then the ship comes to a stop, and you w... Read Full Review

    17 of 19 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Quite an interesting idea for a game, but it could have been a lot better with a few improvements.

    Stuntman

    Quite an interesting idea for a game, but it could have been a lot better with a few improvements.

    Stuntman was made by the same company as the Driver series, and it is easy to see similarities between these two games. I thought that Stuntman was a very good idea for a game. I liked playing the role of a Hollywood s... Read Full Review

    6 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    Halo 2 offers everything that was missing in the first Halo.  It is a great FPS.

    Halo 2

    Halo 2 offers everything that was missing in the first Halo. It is a great FPS.

    Halo 2, the sequel to Bungie's Halo, has received some mixed reactions from fans. Some will say that this game is great, and that its multiplayer cannot be matched by many other games. Others will say that Halo 2 was a... Read Full Review

    8 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.9
    I do not think Driver 3 is the greatest game, but it does not deserve a 5.4.

    DRIV3R

    I do not think Driver 3 is the greatest game, but it does not deserve a 5.4.

    Driv3r is a very controversial game. Most fans of the original will say that Driv3r was a great game, while Grand Theft Auto fans will say that it was terrible. Both sides of the argument have justifiable points. I ha... Read Full Review

    6 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.7
    This game was very impressive despite the last few let downs.

    BioHazard 4

    This game was very impressive despite the last few let downs.

    When I first played this game, within minutes I realized that it was the best Resident Evil game I had ever played. The new camera angles are the best improvement yet. I might have liked the other Resident Evil games f... Read Full Review

    14 of 17 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Tomb Raider: Legend offers the simple action and adventure that made the earlier games so unique.

    Tomb Raider: Legend

    Tomb Raider: Legend offers the simple action and adventure that made the earlier games so unique.

    After Angel of Darkness disappointed thousands of Tomb Raider fans with its clunky controls and uninspired action, most did not know what to think when Legend was announced. The earlier Tomb Raider games were so excitin... Read Full Review

    21 of 24 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    Tactical Espionage Action!  That's what i'm talking about!

    Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater

    Tactical Espionage Action! That's what i'm talking about!

    I have played every single Metal Gear Solid game there is. Yes, even the original one for Nintendo. This is by far the best game in the series. When you get the chance to eat pretty much whatever animal you want, it g... Read Full Review

    11 of 13 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Gran Turismo 4 has amazing graphics, hundreds of cars, and improved controls that make it the best GT game so far.

    Gran Turismo 4

    Gran Turismo 4 has amazing graphics, hundreds of cars, and improved controls that make it the best GT game so far.

    Gran Turismo 4 hasn't improved that much from Gran Turismo 3, but there are still some new things about this game that are a lot of fun. First of all, I liked the new rally races. There was a lot of variety in the trac... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.2
    Splinter Cell Chaos Theory offers many new features, which make this game a must have for Splinter Cell fans.

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory

    Splinter Cell Chaos Theory offers many new features, which make this game a must have for Splinter Cell fans.

    Splinter Cell Chaos Theory does not have enough wrong with it to disappoint the average Splinter Cell fan. It is everything that the old Splinter Cell games were, except for the fact that Fisher can pull off a few more ... Read Full Review

    31 of 35 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.7
    Half-life 2 is an amazing experience, and it is a definite must have for PC gamers.

    Half-Life 2

    Half-life 2 is an amazing experience, and it is a definite must have for PC gamers.

    From beginning to end, Half-Life 2 is a masterpiece. It combines all of the great elements that an FPS should have with a lot of strategy, and also a very entertaining storyline. This game exemplefies what a true FPS g... Read Full Review

    15 of 17 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.7
    This game was great on the PC, and pretty good on the Xbox.  It is worth getting it for Xbox if you don't have a PC.

    Half-Life 2

    This game was great on the PC, and pretty good on the Xbox. It is worth getting it for Xbox if you don't have a PC.

    I have heard so many people complain how bad Half-Life 2 was for the Xbox. I figured out that those are mostly PC people who liked the graphics in the PC version. I don't see a major difference in the game. I know the... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    This game was very impressive despite the last few let downs.

    Resident Evil 4

    This game was very impressive despite the last few let downs.

    When I first played this game, within minutes I realized that it was the best Resident Evil game I had ever played. These new camera angles are the best improvement out of anything. I might have liked the other Resident ... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.7
    A fun Mario racing game, but not quite as good as Mario Kart for the Nintendo 64.

    Super Mario Kart

    A fun Mario racing game, but not quite as good as Mario Kart for the Nintendo 64.

    Back in the day, this game was awesome. It was just a fun all-around kart racing game. I liked how it was not just a race, but a battle between you and the other racers. You picked up all those items such as banana pe... Read Full Review

    14 of 19 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    One of the Best Mario games ever made!

    Super Mario World: Super Mario Bros. 4

    One of the Best Mario games ever made!

    From beginning to end, Super Mario World is an amazing game. It really shows the true genius of Nintendo, and I think that it is a must have SNES game especially for all the Mario fans out there. This game was really a... Read Full Review

    10 of 14 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4
    A great tennis game for the SNES!

    Super Tennis World Circuit

    A great tennis game for the SNES!

    This was one of the only spotrs games I had on the SNES, because I wasn't really in to sports at the time. So I picked up this game for cheap because I wanted to play something different for the SNES besides Mario and a... Read Full Review

    6 of 10 users found the following review helpful