User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 6.46/10

Total of 75 user ratings spread across 75 releases

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  6. 5
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  • Review Score:7
    Looks and plays well, but ultimately repetitive.

    3-D WorldRunner

    Looks and plays well, but ultimately repetitive.

    3-D WorldRunner is a game developed by Squaresoft in 1987. It is also supposedly the first Squaresoft game to be released outside of Japan. You, the WorldRunner, have been asked to help protect planets against the evil S... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Vast improvement over the original, but somehow feels shorter.

    Breath of Fire II: Shimei no Ko

    Vast improvement over the original, but somehow feels shorter.

    Ahh Breath of Fire II, straight away from the start the setting and story promises much more than the original. The story starts with Ryu living in a small town with his father and sister. May I point out that although t... Read Full Review

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

    Breath of Fire II

  • Rating:7.5

    Breath of Fire

  • Review Score:7.5
    A fairly basic, but likable RPG.

    Breath of Fire: Ryuu no Senshi

    A fairly basic, but likable RPG.

    Breath of Fire marks the start of a long-running series of RPGs, but what made it so popular is a bit of a mystery. The plot you see, starts off well enough: There are 2 clans of dragons, the light and the dark. The dark... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Clichéd action storyline, but just makes it more fun to play.

    Space Bazooka

    Clichéd action storyline, but just makes it more fun to play.

    Battle Clash is one of the better SNES games I've played in a while. There's something about it that just reeks of fun. It is about a young man named Mike who plans to destroy the evil Anubis as means of revenge for kill... Read Full Review

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

    Battle Clash

  • Rating:7.5

    Batman Returns

  • Review Score:7.5
    Expected an average game, but was pleasantly surprised!

    Batman Returns

    Expected an average game, but was pleasantly surprised!

    Batman Returns is not surprisingly based on the movie of the same name. The story involves The Penguin and the wealthy Max Shreck plotting to take over Gotham City, with occasional help from Catwoman. Unlike other versio... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    A bit similar to Super Mario Kart, but less fun.

    Battle Cars

    A bit similar to Super Mario Kart, but less fun.

    Battle Cars is a racing game for the SNES. There doesn't seem to be much of a plot to this game, other than youre trying to win the "Galactic Championship" or something. It is based in the future and has the player race ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Battle Blaze

  • Review Score:5
    Um it was ok I guess. Remember though, ok is not good or great.

    Battle Blaze

    Um it was ok I guess. Remember though, ok is not good or great.

    Battle Blaze is a beat-'em-up on the SNES. There is a tiny bit more plot to it than other games of the genre. It is the time of the year for a contest: The Contest of Champions, where warriors from around the world compe... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Batman: Revenge of the Joker

  • Review Score:5
    No wonder this game was cancelled on the SNES.

    Batman: Revenge of the Joker

    No wonder this game was cancelled on the SNES.

    Batman: Revenge of the Joker is a scrolling beat-'em-up that was cancelled on the SNES. With good reason too. The story behind it is simple enough, sort of. The Joker is out for revenge against Batman and somehow instead... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.5

    Batman Forever

  • Review Score:5.5
    Ugh no real effort made at all. Or at least I hope so. That way I won't upset the people responsible if they're reading.

    Batman Forever

    Ugh no real effort made at all. Or at least I hope so. That way I won't upset the people responsible if they're reading.

    Batman Forever is loosely based on the movie of the same name. The story is that Two-Face and the Riddler are on a crime spree and Batman must stop them. The story may be more complex, but the game doesn't let on. Gr... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4
    Another Barbie adventure, slightly less boring than the last one...slightly...

    Barbie: Vacation Adventure

    Another Barbie adventure, slightly less boring than the last one...slightly...

    Here we are, off on vacation with Barbie. Hooray...That's what this game is about. Barbie, on vacation, around the US. Sigh. Strictly, this is less a game, and more a small collection of mini-games. But anyway, on with t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3.5
    Easy as pie, and very very short.

    Barbie: Super Model

    Easy as pie, and very very short.

    Why am I reviewing this you may ask? Because I am insane, and a completist, haha oh well. Anyway Barbie Super Model is a platform game I guess, released in 1993. The plot is very simple and might as well be non-existent.... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.5

    Ballz 3D

  • Review Score:5.5
    I could say it is exactly as it says on the front of the box, but then that would be childish and immature.

    3 Jigen Kakuto: Ballz

    I could say it is exactly as it says on the front of the box, but then that would be childish and immature.

    Ballz, Ballz, Ballz, what can I say about Ballz? It is a beat-'em-up game released in 1995. There's not much in the way of plot, but from what I can surmise a group of 'people' (?) are fighting to defeat someone called '... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    B.O.B.

  • Review Score:6.5
    A game that shows promise, but fails to reach the mark.

    Space Funky B.O.B.

    A game that shows promise, but fails to reach the mark.

    It's been a while since I've written a review, so I might be a little rough around the edges, but here goes. B.O.B. is a platform shooter game involving an alien or robot or something called B.O.B. The story is quite sim... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Aerobiz Supersonic

  • Review Score:7.5
    More of Aerobiz, but some more options and better laid out.

    Air Management II

    More of Aerobiz, but some more options and better laid out.

    Aerobiz Supersonic cannot really be called a sequel to Aerobiz. It is more like a newer version. All they have done is added an emphasis to supersonic aircraft, heading into a theoretical future, and made it a little mor... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Shoot-'em-up taken to the next level. Sort of.

    Axelay

    Shoot-'em-up taken to the next level. Sort of.

    Axelay is a great game from Konami. It is about a solar system named Illis that is being attacked by an unknown enemy. After a long conflict the only Illis ship left is Axelay. The player controls Axelay as it attempts i... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Simple platformer that's quite fun to play.

    Asterix

    Simple platformer that's quite fun to play.

    Like "Asterix & Obelix", "Asterix" is a platformer from Infogrames. Again, it is based on the French comics of the same name. This time only Asterix is available to play as Obelix has been kidnapped by a Roman patrol. It... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    A platform game that is fun overall, but offers little new ideas to the genre.

    Asterix & Obelix

    A platform game that is fun overall, but offers little new ideas to the genre.

    Based on the French Asterix comics, this game is set during the reign of the Roman Empire, All of Gaul had been conquered apart from one little village that refused to submit to the will of Julius Caesar. In this village... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    Some novel ideas that have been used since, but ultimately disappointing.

    Ryuuko no Ken

    Some novel ideas that have been used since, but ultimately disappointing.

    Art of Fighting is a Beat-'em-up made by famous developers SNK. It stars Ryo Sakazaki as the main character, also a main staple of SNK games like the 'The King of Fighters' series. In this game Ryo, along with his friend... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Arkanoid - The fun puzzle game with a slight environmental message!

    Arkanoid: Doh It Again

    Arkanoid - The fun puzzle game with a slight environmental message!

    Arkanoid: Doh It Again is a puzzle game. It continues from where the Arkanoid games on the NES left off. In the previous installments, Captain Therle and his crew left Earth in a bid to find a new planet capable of susta... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    A little known platformer released in the twilight of the SNES.

    Ardy Lightfoot

    A little known platformer released in the twilight of the SNES.

    A platform game released towards the end of the 16 bit era, Ardy Lightfoot is a pleasing game. The plot is as follows: Ardy is a rodent-type creature with an appetite for exploring. While exploring in a mine nearby, A... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.5
    Bah, a lot more effort could have put into this.

    Archer MacLean's Super Dropzone

    Bah, a lot more effort could have put into this.

    When I first switched this game on, I did not know what to expect from it. I had little idea what the game was even about. As it turns out, the game is just a slight revamp of an old game. Hence the "Super". There doe... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.5
    Six arcade classics - some you may know, some you may not.

    Midway Presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

    Six arcade classics - some you may know, some you may not.

    Hmm...how to review this game. It is quite hard to rate these games when the standards have increased since these games had their heyday. This game is a compilation of 6 games - so-called arcade's greatest hits - Asteroi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    A good, fun title that's defnitely worth a play!

    Animaniacs

    A good, fun title that's defnitely worth a play!

    I remember the Animaniacs as a cartoon on the TV when I was younger, but I didn't remember there being a game. I missed out as this is a really fun game! The plot is as follows: Pinky and the Brain steal a movie script f... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4.5
    What? What?! Swing your racket you idiot!

    Andre Agassi Tennis

    What? What?! Swing your racket you idiot!

    I have this game for the Mega Drive and I thought I'd give the SNES version the once-over. I almost wish I hadn't. Firstly, being a tennis game, there is no plot. You choose one of the many players available and you can ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    A fun platformer that ultimately add nothing new to the genre.

    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

    A fun platformer that ultimately add nothing new to the genre.

    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West loosely follows the storyline of the film as it spans across 5 short, simple levels. Fievel's family decide to move to the West after emigrating to America in the first film. Little do ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.5
    Varied, but extremely flawed.

    American Gladiators

    Varied, but extremely flawed.

    American Gladiators...even the name would be enough to put most people off playing this game. It is for the most part as bad as you would think, but there are a few saving graces. Firstly, the graphics are pretty terribl... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    Aliens! Predator! Sounds too good to be true!! Yes, it is...

    Aliens vs. Predator

    Aliens! Predator! Sounds too good to be true!! Yes, it is...

    I switched this game on with eager anticipation, hoping to get a nice beat-'em-up, and sadly I was a little disappointed. The plot to this game is very simple. Aliens have landed on either Earth, or a human colony in spa... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Better game than the movie?

    Alien 3

    Better game than the movie?

    I had this when I was a child. It was one of the first SNES games I had. I decided to play it again to see whether the game was as good as I remember, or whether it was my naive age that made me think it a classic. I was... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Not what I thought it was to begin with...thank goodness!

    Al Unser Jr.'s Road to the Top

    Not what I thought it was to begin with...thank goodness!

    When I first switched on this game and got to the start screen, I thought that the only thing you could do was have single goes at various courses and that was it. Luckily I then realised that the practice option could b... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    Looks more fun than it really is.

    Air Cavalry

    Looks more fun than it really is.

    Air Cavalry...sadly a disappointment. It is a game that looked quite promising, but ended up only being slightly more than mediocre. The game is set in a general warzone. You can choose between the Middle East, Central A... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful