User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 7.78/10

Total of 169 user ratings spread across 169 releases

  1. 10
    (6)
  2. 9
    (31)
  3. 8
    (66)
  4. 7
    (41)
  5. 6
    (5)
  6. 5
    (9)
  7. 4
    (6)
  8. 3
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  10. 1
    (2)
  • Review Score:8
    NBA 2K9 provides a realistic version of basketball and has plenty of replay ability even 5 years after release.

    NBA 2K9

    NBA 2K9 provides a realistic version of basketball and has plenty of replay ability even 5 years after release.

    Prior to the Michael Jordon themed NBA games in 2011 and 2012, 2K sports released NBA 2K9 with Kevin Garnett gracing the cover and the adage that it provided the number one simulation of basketball. In addition, the game... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Amazing world full of background that never runs short of quests and dungeons to explore. Yet something appears lacking.

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    Amazing world full of background that never runs short of quests and dungeons to explore. Yet something appears lacking.

    In the wake of Oblivion, the components of Skyrim remain relatively the same. Enter a town or city, immerse yourself with the locals, obtain a quest that takes you to a dungeon, clear the dungeon or obtain the item requi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Battlefield 1943 provides a successful multiplayer experience that brings back the good days of old Battlefield games...

    Battlefield 1943

    Battlefield 1943 provides a successful multiplayer experience that brings back the good days of old Battlefield games...

    Battlefield 1943 brings back the favorite maps from Battlefield 1942, which was released on PC back in the 90s, and delivers the classic battlefield experiences which are somewhat lacking on consoles today and it only co... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Battlefield Bad Company presents an amazing destructible world while still maintaining a great online experience...

    Battlefield: Bad Company

    Battlefield Bad Company presents an amazing destructible world while still maintaining a great online experience...

    Battlefield Bad Company unlike previous Battlefield games takes the bold step in providing a nearly fully destructible environment for players to defend or destroy gold containers. In addition to the gold rush gameplay t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7
    World of Warcraft is beautiful, challenging, immense, and juts plain fun...

    World of Warcraft

    World of Warcraft is beautiful, challenging, immense, and juts plain fun...

    World of Warcraft pits players as either the Horde or the Alliance, based on choosing, in the massive world of Azeroth where both factions fight for survival against the ever looming destruction of the scourge. World of ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Improvement over San Andreas but still lacks some features, and the number of important characters makes lots of clutter

    Grand Theft Auto IV

    Improvement over San Andreas but still lacks some features, and the number of important characters makes lots of clutter

    Grand Theft Auto IV brings the famous sandbox, car stealing, gun wielding back to Liberty City in this next generation game. Liberty City itself is based off New York City. You are Niko Belic, a mysterious immigrant that... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Grand Theft Auto IV

  • Review Score:7
    BioShock is an entertaining game during the first few hours then the repetitiveness begins to get old and ruin the game

    BioShock

    BioShock is an entertaining game during the first few hours then the repetitiveness begins to get old and ruin the game

    BioShock puts you in the mysterious underwater city of Rapture, where things have gone to literally 10,000 leagues under the sea. Rapture is in a state of disarray when the main character discovers it after being the onl... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    BioShock

  • Rating:8

    Frontlines: Fuel of War

  • Review Score:8
    Frontlines: Fuels of War is a fun and entertaining FPS battlefield experience waiting for you to pick it up...

    Frontlines: Fuel of War

    Frontlines: Fuels of War is a fun and entertaining FPS battlefield experience waiting for you to pick it up...

    With the releases of GTA, COD 4, and Battlefield Bad Company soon approaching it seems that Frontlines: Fuels of War is often passed by most people. Frontlines brings the battlefield into the future with the options to d... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    An excellent pinball arcade game that gets you as close to the real thing as possible...

    Pinball FX

    An excellent pinball arcade game that gets you as close to the real thing as possible...

    Going into my first play of Pinball FX I wasn't expecting anything spectacular. Fortunately, to my surprise, Pinball FX is an highly addictive, beautiful, and pure gem on the Xbox Live Arcade. Basically you start out... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Has everything you want for a baseball game. Unfortunately, the computer opponent robs you of numerous offensive plays.

    Major League Baseball 2K7

    Has everything you want for a baseball game. Unfortunately, the computer opponent robs you of numerous offensive plays.

    Let me start off by saying that the graphics in MLB 2K7 are supurb. Visually you will be pleased to notice players' jerseys sway in the background, camera angles show off the games graphics by panning to ground based cam... Read Full Review

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

    Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

  • Review Score:7
    Glitches, repetitiveness, horrible aiming system, and lackluster plot spoil an otherwise perfect game...

    Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

    Glitches, repetitiveness, horrible aiming system, and lackluster plot spoil an otherwise perfect game...

    They call you "Star Killer" but "Stormtrooper Killer" seems more appropriate, considering the huge number of hapless stormtroopers that you will obliterate within the short singleplayer found in Star Wars: The Force Unle... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 improves the graphics and ride selection compared to previous games but the controls are rougher

    RollerCoaster Tycoon 3

    Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 improves the graphics and ride selection compared to previous games but the controls are rougher

    Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 increases the amount of rides available to build and provides an improvement to graphics which most fans sought after playing the first two games and their expansions. In the game, there seems to ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    The last boss in the singleplayer is an extreme let down and the multiplayer is broken...

    Gears of War 2

    The last boss in the singleplayer is an extreme let down and the multiplayer is broken...

    The singleplayer starts off great unfortunately it ends horribly wrong. Everything is wonderful except when you get to the last boss and realize how easy it is to defeat. The story can be heart wrenching and stays intens... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4.5
    The game is garbage no wonder Microsoft made it free for download to make up for the weekend xbox live was down...

    Undertow

    The game is garbage no wonder Microsoft made it free for download to make up for the weekend xbox live was down...

    Let me begin by stating that the only plus side to this game is that the graphics look somewhat good. The ocean ripples and the background images are somewhat interesting to look at. However, the when you determine t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Ultimate Domain

  • Rating:7

    The Outfit

  • Review Score:4
    Perfect Dark Zero indeed sums itself up in its own title...It is a bust...

    Perfect Dark Zero

    Perfect Dark Zero indeed sums itself up in its own title...It is a bust...

    Let me begin by saying that Perfect Dark Zero was well not worth the $9.99 that I spent on it. To begin with, the game has absolutely no connections with its older and better version which can be found on the N64. First ... Read Full Review

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

    Kane & Lynch: Dead Men

  • Review Score:1
    Fortunately, Yaris is free

    Yaris

    Fortunately, Yaris is free

    It seems that the only thing that Backbone did right in creating this Yaris advertisement for the Xbox Live Arcade is that they allowed users to download it for free. By playing this game the developers to my assumption ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

  • Rating:10

    Halo 3

  • Review Score:4.1
    Terrible controls with the webcam ruin this game...

    TotemBall

    Terrible controls with the webcam ruin this game...

    It was a good idea for a game, involving music and hand motions but unforunately the controls are nearly impossible to use with the webcam. No matter how hard I wave my hands in the air in order to play this game, nothin... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Call of Duty 2

  • Review Score:9
    Brings freshness to WW2 games, and plenty of replay value in the singleplayer portion of the game...

    Call of Duty 2

    Brings freshness to WW2 games, and plenty of replay value in the singleplayer portion of the game...

    Call of Duty 2 brings a great refreshment to the otherwise dull WW2 FPS by bringing excellent graphics, gameplay, story plot, and multiplayer which is seemingly lacking in all the competition. COD 2 takes you on both sid... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.9

    Uno

  • Review Score:7.9
    Great multiplayer arcade game that utilizes the webcam which seems to be overlooked by most developers creating games...

    Uno

    Great multiplayer arcade game that utilizes the webcam which seems to be overlooked by most developers creating games...

    Uno is a game that many of us remember playing whenever we were little kids growing up in the good old days before technology surpassed our obsessions with board games and other old fashioned fun. Carbonated Games has ma... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.8

    Battlefield 2: Modern Combat

  • Review Score:7.8
    Decent multiplayer but the campaign is extremely difficult...

    Battlefield 2: Modern Combat

    Decent multiplayer but the campaign is extremely difficult...

    Battlefield 2 Modern Combat is a arcade style fps that takes place with war technologies that can be seen in battle today. However, compared to previous games like Battlefield 2 I found myself wondering where all of the ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7
    A pure gem that shines on the 360 and is supported by the designers online with new free maps and game modes.

    Gears of War

    A pure gem that shines on the 360 and is supported by the designers online with new free maps and game modes.

    Gears of War has become the game to become addicted with. With awesome graphics, decent singleplayer, and great online play Gears Of War comes in as one of the most valuable games on the Xbox 360. In singleplayer you pla... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4

    Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

  • Rating:8.4

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Double Agent

  • Review Score:8.4
    Good singleplayer, but the multiplayer was a dissapointment...

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Nijuu Spy

    Good singleplayer, but the multiplayer was a dissapointment...

    Upon purchasing this game at Best Buy I was expecting a Splinter Cell game that would be similar to the previous sagas. As it came to my realization, the game was almost completely opposite. The concept of stealth is har... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

  • Review Score:9.1
    Oblivion is a great game that will make your jaw drop and keep you entertained for days of continuous playing.

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

    Oblivion is a great game that will make your jaw drop and keep you entertained for days of continuous playing.

    Oblivion is the game that will make your jaw drop and you will be unable to put the game down. The game itself is visually stunning. Whenever I first got out into the woods walking around I myself was amazed at how beaut... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3

    The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth II

  • Rating:8

    Sid Meier's Civilization IV