User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 7.79/10

Total of 399 user ratings spread across 399 releases

  1. 10
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  2. 9
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  3. 8
    (149)
  4. 7
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  5. 6
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  6. 5
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  7. 4
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  • Review Score:8
    Resogun; the first must own PS4 exclusive?

    Resogun

    Resogun; the first must own PS4 exclusive?

    Now this is a classic formula done right. Space shooters were all the rage back in the 80’s and 90’s; with big hits such as Defender, Galaga and Asteroids dominating the arcades. Since then, the genre kind of... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5
    How did this potentially wonderful game fall apart?

    Knack

    How did this potentially wonderful game fall apart?

    With the launch of a brand new console, it goes without saying that you want a large variety to play on it once its released. For the release of the Playstation 4, you had your choice of shooting things up in Killzone Sh... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    If only Shadow Fall’s gameplay was as ground breaking as its graphics

    Killzone: Shadow Fall

    If only Shadow Fall’s gameplay was as ground breaking as its graphics

    Upon the new Playstation 4’s arrival, it seems as though Sony was banking on the fourth addition to the Killzone franchise; Killzone Shadow Fall. This flagship series of theirs is best known for taking full advanta... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    The ultimate Pokemon experience we've been waiting for?

    Pokemon Y

    The ultimate Pokemon experience we've been waiting for?

    Ever since the franchise started 15 years back, we have always dreamed of a 3D Pokemon adventure. The game works so well with sprites but just imagine the possibility of taking the experience to a 3 dimensional world. We... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    The ultimate Pokemon experience we’ve been waiting for?

    Pokemon Y

    The ultimate Pokemon experience we’ve been waiting for?

    Ever since the franchise started 15 years back, we have always dreamed of a 3D Pokemon adventure. The game works so well with sprites but just imagine the possibility of taking the experience to a 3 dimensional world. We... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Everything you could ever want in a Grand Theft Auto game is right here

    Grand Theft Auto V

    Everything you could ever want in a Grand Theft Auto game is right here

    What else is there to be said about the Grand Theft Auto series that hasn’t been said already? Whether you’re a gamer or not, surely you’ve at least heard of it. Aside from revolutionizing the way we lo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Who says crime doesn't pay?

    Grand Theft Auto III

    Who says crime doesn't pay?

    It’s really no surprise that open world games have pretty much taken over the game market today. From Red Dead Redemption to Just Cause, to even Batman Arkham City and the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V, most devs try... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Welcome back to the now bigger, richer and better Unova region

    Pokemon White Version 2

    Welcome back to the now bigger, richer and better Unova region

    Every generation of Pokemon follows the same pattern as far as the games are concerned; two versions that are pretty much the same with minor differences and eventually, a third reenhanced version is released (just like ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Pokemon White contains a vast world with an all too familiar experience

    Pokemon White Version

    Pokemon White contains a vast world with an all too familiar experience

    Most Pokemon games seem to start the same as the last anymore, and Pokemon Black/White is no different. You start off by meeting the professor of your town, obtain your first Pokemon friend and take off along with your r... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    The Dark Knight returns for a second helping of super hero greatness

    Batman: Arkham City

    The Dark Knight returns for a second helping of super hero greatness

    In 2009, Rocksteady shocked everyone with Batman Arkham Asylum. I don’t think anybody expected that game to be as fun and intuitive as it was but Rocksteady really hit the ball out of the park and set the bar for ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    Beyond Rearmed's astounding visuals are faulty controls that hinder what could have been a solid game

    Bionic Commando Rearmed

    Beyond Rearmed's astounding visuals are faulty controls that hinder what could have been a solid game

    Before I begin, I should probably point out that I didn't grow up with the original Bionic Commando for the NES nor did I know anything about it until this remake was announced. Even then, Bionic Commando Rearmed looked... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    Bionic Commando Rearmed

  • Rating:8

    Disney Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse

  • Review Score:8
    This classic castle is worth exploring once more

    Disney Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse

    This classic castle is worth exploring once more

    Perhaps one of the most memorable classics on the Sega Genesis was Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mous, made by Sega themselves. The game seemed more like a Mario clone, namely the typical rescue the girl from the b... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Braid will forever be a timeless classic

    Braid

    Braid will forever be a timeless classic

    By now, you know what to expect from a typical platformer; start from the left side of the level, get to the right side of the level, jump on platforms to progress and jump on the heads of your enemies that get in the wa... Read Full Review

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

    Tomb Raider

  • Review Score:9
    This new Tomb Raider is just the reboot that this series needed

    Tomb Raider (The Final Hours Edition)

    This new Tomb Raider is just the reboot that this series needed

    The first Tomb Raider practically redefined the action adventure genre. For such an old game, it was brimming with adventure and discovery as you guide Lara Croft through ruins and ancient tombs. Lara has returned for ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    New Super Mario Bros. is a fantastic successor to the classics

    New Super Mario Bros.

    New Super Mario Bros. is a fantastic successor to the classics

    New Super Mario Bros. is exactly what it sounds like; a new 2D side scrolling Super Mario Bros. game that was supposed to act as a true successor to the NES games. Don't think of it is a cheap cash-in nostalgia trip tho... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Hearthfire finally allows you to build your dream house in the world of Skyrim.....kind of

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Hearthfire

    Hearthfire finally allows you to build your dream house in the world of Skyrim.....kind of

    In a large and vast game world like Skyrim, how many of you wish you could add to it by constructing your own house? Well, for the price of $5 (400 mp), now you can. Enter Hearthfire, a simple but fun DLC pack that all... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    "No eyes, always watches!"

    Slender

    "No eyes, always watches!"

    For those who don't know about Slender, it is a free downloadable horror game inspired by the internet-based legend of "Slender Man", a faceless man who appears in several photographs across the internet. This creepy fi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    What happens when you take Spyro the Dragon and make it even better in almost every way?  You get Ripto's Rage!

    Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage!

    What happens when you take Spyro the Dragon and make it even better in almost every way? You get Ripto's Rage!

    The original Spyro the Dragon was a technical feat for the first Playstation. It proved that a full 3D platformer in a full 3 dimensional world could work just as well on the Playstation, as opposed to the technically s... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    With rich atmosphere and intense action, LotSB is the best DLC money can buy for Mass Effect 2

    Mass Effect 2: Lair of the Shadow Broker

    With rich atmosphere and intense action, LotSB is the best DLC money can buy for Mass Effect 2

    When switching from the first Mass Effect to the second, I was disappointed that I wasn't going to be able to use my old squad mates from the first game. One of them was the smart and beautiful asari, Liara T'Soni. She... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Undead Nightmare adds a unique twist to the already amazing formula

    Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare Pack

    Undead Nightmare adds a unique twist to the already amazing formula

    There are so many games based around a zombie apocalypse today that it might as well be its own separate genre. Even other games are adapting to this new trend like the Call of Duty series, and now Rockstar's latest wes... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Spartacus Legends

  • Review Score:5
    Spartacus Legends is worth the price, but is it worth your time?

    Spartacus Legends

    Spartacus Legends is worth the price, but is it worth your time?

    I don't know anything about the recent Spartacus series but looking at the trailers for this free-to-play fighting game, it really did have a lot going for it for no cost whatsoever. Gladiator fights, customization for ... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Sonic does what Sonic does best in Sonic Dash

    Sonic Dash

    Sonic does what Sonic does best in Sonic Dash

    As soon as the Endless Runner genre started with Temple Run, we knew it was inevitable. No other video game character could be any more perfect for this new app genre than everyone's favorite blue blur, Sonic the Hedgeh... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    "You had me at SPLODE!"

    Ms. 'Splosion Man

    "You had me at SPLODE!"

    Let's be honest, who doesn't like blowing crap on in video games? How about games where you play as a character that is constantly blowing up himself? And this is why Splosion Man was the perfect concept. Known for it... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    This fun platformer is just sploding with excitement

    'Splosion Man

    This fun platformer is just sploding with excitement

    There seems to be a dwindling number of platformers this generation. What was once the king genre of video games has been pushed aside by shooters or RPG's nowadays. Well, if you're tired of mindlessly shooting things,... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    If you can look past the frustrating difficulty, Comic Jumper is full of comedic, action packed fun

    Comic Jumper: The Adventures of Captain Smiley

    If you can look past the frustrating difficulty, Comic Jumper is full of comedic, action packed fun

    The life of a comic book super hero is a difficult and frustrating one. Having to save the day from countless villains who plan on destroying the world, while saving a damsel in distress every now and then, can't be an ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    The Maw

  • Review Score:6
    The Maw is a delightful adventure, but it's nothing without its charm

    The Maw

    The Maw is a delightful adventure, but it's nothing without its charm

    The Maw is one of those games that relies much more on its charm than its gameplay. Looking around you, you'll see a colorful world brimming with personality supported by two expressive characters in this short yet ende... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:2.5

    Awesome Possum

  • Review Score:2.5
    More like "Not-So-Awesome Possum"

    Awesome Possum

    More like "Not-So-Awesome Possum"

    There seemed to have been a strong push to "saving the environment" back in the 80's and 90's. The message has been in quite a few movies at that time like Ferngully and Once Upon a Forest, and I even recall several ads... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    The sky is the limit with Bioshock Infinite

    BioShock Infinite

    The sky is the limit with Bioshock Infinite

    Creating a follow up to a game as immerse and sophisticated as the original Bioshock is no easy task. How could you recreate that atmosphere and gameplay that stunned millions almost 6 years ago? Well, when the third g... Read Full Review

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

    BioShock Infinite

  • Review Score:8.5
    Busting makes Luigi feel good

    Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon

    Busting makes Luigi feel good

    It must be rough being Luigi. Always following in his brother's foot steps, Luigi was usually portrayed as the cowardly sidekick who always relies on Mario to hog the spotlight and save the day. Well, he was finally gi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    While Generations HD takes a step forward, the 3DS version takes two steps back

    Sonic Generations

    While Generations HD takes a step forward, the 3DS version takes two steps back

    It's funny. For the last decade, Sonic was struggling to find himself on the console versions. Every major 3D Sonic release got panned and fans declared that Sega couldn't do anything right. Meanwhile, at the same tim... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    This fun app game jumps past its expectations

    Sonic Jump

    This fun app game jumps past its expectations

    Never has the idea of a Sonic game been so odd. A game where you jump all the way through the stage? Doesn't sound like a Sonic game to me. Luckily, the game is even more fun and addictive than expected. You might be... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5
    With a bigger cast, bigger brawls and the addictive chaotic gameplay we all know and love, SSB has never been better

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl

    With a bigger cast, bigger brawls and the addictive chaotic gameplay we all know and love, SSB has never been better

    When it comes to fan service, very few games have even come close to the amount of fun and chaos that is the Super Smash Bros. series. An instant success on the Nintendo 64, this game was a dream come true to those who ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Skyward Sword takes this legendary series to new heights

    The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

    Skyward Sword takes this legendary series to new heights

    For the past 25 years, it seems as though The Legend of Zelda could do no wrong. It succeeded in almost era of gaming imaginable; from the overhead games on the NES and SNES to the 3 dimensional world of Ocarina of Time... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful