User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.06/10

Total of 232 user reviews spread across 232 releases

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  • User Rating 9
    The peak of the Naruto games

    Naruto: Gekitou Ninja Taisen! 4

    Rated on April 03, 2014 by PHILRYABKIN

    The peak of the Naruto games

    Naruto: Gekitou Ninja Taisen 4 is a Japanese Gamecube exclusive that shows how a fighting game can evolve time and time. It's sad that we were only able to get the first two Gekitou Ninja Taisen game...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Oh My God... Where Do I begin...

    Grand Theft Auto V

    Rated on January 28, 2014 by PHILRYABKIN

    Oh My God... Where Do I begin...

    Grand Theft Auto V is a video game that seriously doesn't need any introduction at all. It's a game that has gotten so much hype and I think just about everyone person has herd of this series by now. ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    A Well crafted strategy RPG that's highly reccomended to all

    Fire Emblem

    Rated on January 25, 2014 by PHILRYABKIN

    A Well crafted strategy RPG that's highly reccomended to all

    Fire Emblem is a very special game to me. As one of the first titles in the Fire Emblem series to be released outside of Japan and into western territories this was the first game that new players go ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    If you're going to buy a Wii U and you have one choice,  Get it for Wind Waker alone.

    The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (Limited Edition 32GB Wii U)

    Rated on December 14, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    If you're going to buy a Wii U and you have one choice, Get it for Wind Waker alone.

    The Legend of Zelda series is something that has grown on me overtime as a gamer. I won't lie it has taken me awhile to really get deep into this series but now I love these games quite a bit. The Win...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    A Revolution in Pokémon History

    Pokemon X

    Rated on November 02, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    A Revolution in Pokémon History

    It's seriously hard to believe that Pokémon has ben around for 15 years now as an RPG series. It's a cultural phenomenon that won't slow down anytime soon. As a series it has brought together s...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The Games that changed the Hack and Slash genre forever.

    Devil May Cry HD Collection

    Rated on September 04, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    The Games that changed the Hack and Slash genre forever.

    Devil May Cry has come such a long way in about 12 Years. These are some of founders on how you do an action game right. Well except for Devil May Cry 2... But eventually we will get into that. Giving...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The first ever 3D Street Fighter and it was great.

    Street Fighter EX Plus Alpha (Value)

    Rated on August 27, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    The first ever 3D Street Fighter and it was great.

    Street Figther EX+ Alpha is based upon an Arcade game.This game was made by former members of Capcom by the company of Arika.Street Fighter EX+ Alpha is a great game in it's own right.As the first Str...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    The reason I bought a PS3.

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

    Rated on August 13, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    The reason I bought a PS3.

    Metal Gear Solid 4 is a pure masterpiece.It's one of the best games of the decade and it's also one of the greatests games for the PS3.This game is truley amazing.Metal Gear Solid 4 is one game you de...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Might be my favorite 3DS Game ever, A Must own for all.

    Fire Emblem: Kakusei

    Rated on August 10, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Might be my favorite 3DS Game ever, A Must own for all.

    Fire Emblem Awakening has to be one of the best 3DS games I've played and one that I have spent too much time on. It's now my favorite strategy game ever and let me tell you this. Even if you never p...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Along with Goldeneye 007 this is the best Movie Based game ever made.

    The Warriors

    Rated on July 01, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Along with Goldeneye 007 this is the best Movie Based game ever made.

    The Warriors is a game based off one of the best Cult Classic Movies from the 1970's.Focusing on Gang Wars, Violence within the City and making a treaty to make all gangs come close.Now this game even...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.5
    As a Fan, This is beyond disappointing.

    Aliens: Colonial Marines

    Rated on June 30, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    As a Fan, This is beyond disappointing.

    Aliens: Colonial Marines have been in a development hell cycle for about the last 12 Years as originally it was planned as a Playstation2 game. I was really looking forward to this game as I thought t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5
    It has a Solid fighting engine. But that's all it has going for it.

    The King of Fighters XII

    Rated on June 20, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    It has a Solid fighting engine. But that's all it has going for it.

    The King of Fighters XII has to be one of the biggests dissapointments for any fighting game fan. Now I love the King of Fighters series. I loved alot of the older instalments such as King of Fighters...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Final Fantasy VII is an experince that can't be missed.

    Final Fantasy VII

    Rated on June 19, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Final Fantasy VII is an experince that can't be missed.

    Final Fantasy VII is a very polished game and defentily one of the most popular RPG's of all time and one of the best selling RPG's ever as well.The epic 3 CD Adventure,The amazing storyline,Memorible...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Although some tedium is involved, Donkey Kong 64 is a classic.

    Donkey Kong 64

    Rated on May 25, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Although some tedium is involved, Donkey Kong 64 is a classic.

    Donkey Kong 64 is game that shows a lot of Rare's true efforts brought into one. The game does so much thanks to the use of the Nintendo 64 expansion pack and with more content then any other game we ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Still a classic for me.

    Hoshi no Kirby: Yume no Izumi no Monogatari

    Rated on May 25, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Still a classic for me.

    Kirby's Adventure was one of the last NES games to come out since it was released in 1993 which is pretty late since Nintendo was well into the SNES generation.However old technology doesn't stop Kirb...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    One of the most solid and best looking games ever made.

    De La Jet Set Radio (Dreamcast Direct)

    Rated on April 27, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    One of the most solid and best looking games ever made.

    Jet Grind Radio is a classic on the Sega Dreamcast. I reccomend this to anybody who is looking for a fun time.If you even consider yourself a gamer.Atleast try this game out.Now the story is that 3 Ga...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Great Pokemon Adventure. One that I really liked.

    Pocket Monsters Diamond

    Rated on April 27, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Great Pokemon Adventure. One that I really liked.

    Pokemon Diamond was one of reasons I really played my DS like no Tommrrow.This is a great game that will keep you busy from hours beyond hours and a great additon to the Pokemon series.You will love t...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Will really keep you coming back for more.

    BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger

    Rated on April 22, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Will really keep you coming back for more.

    BlazBlue:Calamity Trigger is truley one of the best fighting games of this generation. If your a fan of fighters and you are looking for an amazing 2D Fighting Game experince look No Furthur. This is ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Hands down, The best Action RPG game I've ever played.

    Subarashiki Kono Sekai: It's a Wonderful World

    Rated on April 22, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Hands down, The best Action RPG game I've ever played.

    The World Ends With You has consumed me in so many ways. This game has kept me busy for so many hours and as an RPG and it might just be the best one SquareEnix has ever made. It has a very awesome Ri...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The Best Guitar Hero Game ever.

    Guitar Hero: Metallica

    Rated on April 21, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    The Best Guitar Hero Game ever.

    Guitar Hero Metallica for me is pure fan service at it's finest. This hands down has to be my favorite music game ever. As a hardcore Metallica fan I must say this game got everything down nearly flaw...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1
    Destoryed all Promise for a franchise with alot of Potential.

    Fighting Force 2

    Rated on March 30, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Destoryed all Promise for a franchise with alot of Potential.

    The orginal Fighting Force was a game you either loved or hated. Personaily I liked the game because it was the pionneer of true 3D Beat'em up's. Yeah it was flawed but if you got into it you could fi...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6
    This might be the biggest Resident Evil Adventure yet, But the different gameplay ideas don't always come in right.

    Resident Evil 6

    Rated on March 28, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    This might be the biggest Resident Evil Adventure yet, But the different gameplay ideas don't always come in right.

    Resident Evil 6 is a perfect example of when a series shows that it tries to add as much content as possible to the game, But in the end sometimes the quality doesn't always show up. It proves that so...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Has alot going for it. Not the best 3D Mortal Kombat Still very enjoyable.

    Mortal Kombat: Armageddon

    Rated on March 14, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Has alot going for it. Not the best 3D Mortal Kombat Still very enjoyable.

    Mortal Kombat Armageddon in my opinion was a fun game with alot of things that keep it an entertaining title and plus with massive features that are really good to get into.The fighting system is stil...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    For Hardcore Fighting Game fans. Guilty Gear X2 #Reload has so much content to offer.

    Guilty Gear XX #Reload

    Rated on February 09, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    For Hardcore Fighting Game fans. Guilty Gear X2 #Reload has so much content to offer.

    Guilty Gear X2 was pretty much the marking when the Guilty Gear series has truley reached perfection. With the result being an entertaining and amazingly awesome fighter that hardcore fans should chec...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Amazing RPG and one of the first big steps for the Shin Megami Tensei series.

    Persona 3: Fes

    Rated on February 09, 2013 by PHILRYABKIN

    Amazing RPG and one of the first big steps for the Shin Megami Tensei series.

    Persona 3 FES is basicly a re-release for thoes of us who missed out on the orginal release way back in 2007. Some extra content thrown in with a 2nd story to continue from the ending of the Regular P...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Never have i've seen a game this awesome and revoultionary.

    Shenmue: Isshou Yokosuka

    Rated on September 28, 2012 by PHILRYABKIN

    Never have i've seen a game this awesome and revoultionary.

    Shenmue has changed the way we think of Sandbox games. Before Video Games like Grand Theft Auto III came out Shenmue basically was a game that gave so much freedom to gamers at the time. These days so...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    One of the most Underatted games of this generation. Splatterhouse is a great game if you put time into it.

    Splatterhouse

    Rated on September 28, 2012 by PHILRYABKIN

    One of the most Underatted games of this generation. Splatterhouse is a great game if you put time into it.

    I really don't see what's with the hate on the new Splatterhouse. I really think this game is simple but it's a great action game. Now it has small problems but this game in my opinion is just an amaz...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Shows new hope for the Fighting Game genre.

    Persona 4: The Ultimate in Mayonaka Arena

    Rated on August 13, 2012 by PHILRYABKIN

    Shows new hope for the Fighting Game genre.

    Persona 4: Arena is the new dream team game with both Atlus and Arc System Works. The Fighting Game masters best known for making the BlazBlue and Guilty Gear series, As well as the RPG masters who ma...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5
    Some problems keep MSR from getting the greatness it deserves.

    Metropolis Street Racer

    Rated on March 24, 2012 by PHILRYABKIN

    Some problems keep MSR from getting the greatness it deserves.

    Metropollis Street Racer is an intresting type of Street Racer game. Devleoped by Bizzare Creations. The People best known for creating the Project Gotham Racing series and their most Modern Racer Blu...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    An incridble fighting game experince that can't be missed.

    Street Fighter X Tekken

    Rated on March 24, 2012 by PHILRYABKIN

    An incridble fighting game experince that can't be missed.

    Street Fighter X Tekken is one of the best crossovers Capcom has ever done. This game has so much to offer for fighting game fans. With some new ideas thrown in and excellent gameplay mechanics. This ...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    A New Take on the series. But Resident Evil 4 is an excellent game that needs to be experinced.

    BioHazard 4

    Rated on January 22, 2012 by PHILRYABKIN

    A New Take on the series. But Resident Evil 4 is an excellent game that needs to be experinced.

    Resident Evil 4 shocked me very well.When I herd that the Resident Evil series was getting a change.I didn't know what to expect.This game was really awesome and it brought Resdient Evil into the next...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Very Challenging but Ninja Gaiden is Ultimatly Rewarding.

    Ninja Gaiden Black

    Rated on January 08, 2012 by PHILRYABKIN

    Very Challenging but Ninja Gaiden is Ultimatly Rewarding.

    Ninja Gaiden Black is an incredible Action title that all fans of the genre should play. This might be one of the hardest games ever made and this game is mostley a small expansion to the 2004 version...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    A 3D Mario game that plays like 2D Mario Game. Overall it's an intresting concept that is pulled off well.

    Super Mario 3D Land

    Rated on December 04, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    A 3D Mario game that plays like 2D Mario Game. Overall it's an intresting concept that is pulled off well.

    Super Mario 3D Land is now another one of the best reasons to go out and buy a Nintendo 3DS. This game has everything that you would come to expect from most Super Mario titles but it has a new intres...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    A Solid FPS that's is well worth buying.

    Rage

    Rated on November 19, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    A Solid FPS that's is well worth buying.

    RAGE is a game that combinds the elements of Borderlands and Fallout 3 with some Doom with a little bit of Quake thrown into it. This game has some very intresting ideas and most of the time they are ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    The Perfect Conclusion to one of the best games of this Generation

    Gears of War 3

    Rated on October 16, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    The Perfect Conclusion to one of the best games of this Generation

    Gears of War 3 is such an amazing game in everyway possible. The Gears of War series is now the flagship title for the Xbox 360. It was one of the reasons to get an Xbox 360 and still remains to be an...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    A pure Reason to even get a Sega CD.

    Sonic the Hedgehog CD

    Rated on October 05, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    A pure Reason to even get a Sega CD.

    Sonic CD is often considered to be one of the best Sonic Games ever made.This is also one of my favorite games in the Sonic series.The game is really fun in everyway possible.With the gameplay that th...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Hands down the best 3D Fighter on the Xbox.

    Dead or Alive Ultimate

    Rated on October 02, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    Hands down the best 3D Fighter on the Xbox.

    Dead or Alive Ultimate is what the title says. It is the Ultimate Fighting Game and it really is one of the best 3D Fighting Games in History. You pretty much get your Money's worth with this game. Yo...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Great Spider-Man game.Really Fun.

    Spider-Man (Platinum)

    Rated on September 27, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    Great Spider-Man game.Really Fun.

    Spider-Man on the PS1 is the first time Spider-Man was thrown into 3D for a Video Game.In my opinion this game was a blast to play as I enjoyed it alot with alot things that kept me coming back to it....

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    A true showing of HD gaming for Fighters.

    Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix

    Rated on September 23, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    A true showing of HD gaming for Fighters.

    Capcom has outdone themselfs. Yes another remake of Street Fighter II. How many versions are their of that classic fighter? But this might be the last version of Street Fighter II you will buy. Super...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Sword of the Berserk is a fun hack and slash.

    Berserk: Millennium Falcon Hen Wasurebana no Shou

    Rated on September 23, 2011 by PHILRYABKIN

    Sword of the Berserk is a fun hack and slash.

    Sword of the Berserk:Gut's Rage is a game based of the Japanese Manga/Anime Berserk.Which is one of my favorite Animes ever.The game follows Volumes 22 and 23 from the Manga.Hardcore fans will be able...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.