User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 6.44/10

Total of 39 user ratings spread across 39 releases

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  • Review Score:9
    Same as the first only bigger & better

    Borderlands 2

    Same as the first only bigger & better

    Not much to say here. Borderlands 2 is an awesome game. Plethora of weapons, online interaction doing coop with other people, being able to redo previous areas for loot drops. If you do get this game and are thinking... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Rift = WOW + Warhammer

    Rift

    Rift = WOW + Warhammer

    If you've played a rogue in WOW guess what... the rogue in Rift is pretty much the same, even the abilities. Same with every other class. The quest system is the same as WOW. The classes are a mixture of WOW & Warhamm... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    This game is a time vampire but worth the trip

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    This game is a time vampire but worth the trip

    Gameplay - Think of a massive mutiplayer game content but single player game. Thats about it. Everyone you talk to has something for you to do or so it seems. The world is pretty huge you can go anywhere and do whatev... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:1
    Open ended action / rpg, pretty graphics, crappy controls, crappy save game, crappy inventory

    Red Dead Redemption

    Open ended action / rpg, pretty graphics, crappy controls, crappy save game, crappy inventory

    1 point for graphics thats about the only good thing with this game. I'm not one for desert/mesa atmosphere mind you I prefer forests and such but the landscapes look realistic. Downside is that its very hard to se... Read Full Review

    2 of 32 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    Mass Effect 2

  • Review Score:6.5
    Not bad if you're bored and have nothing else to play.  Shabby follow up to the first with very linear gameplay.

    Mass Effect 2

    Not bad if you're bored and have nothing else to play. Shabby follow up to the first with very linear gameplay.

    First complaint, the subtitles are the same color as most of the background colors. Second, the plot or lack thereof. Yeah, collectors new baddies who come out of nowhere and one shot the Normandy for some reason hav... Read Full Review

    1 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Darksiders = 360's version of Zelda with a lil Ninja Gaiden

    Darksiders

    Darksiders = 360's version of Zelda with a lil Ninja Gaiden

    If you played Nintendo's Zelda series and liked it you'll like Darksiders. The games are pretty much the same in relation to gameplay, controls, dungeons and combat. Its very similar to Zelda and I'd say Ninja Gaiden. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Bio-Ware delivers...

    Dragon Age: Origins

    Bio-Ware delivers...

    Little to linear for my tastes. Also theres too much loading between what few areas you have to explore. I'm still really biased for Oblivion, that game was so huge and open ended there isn't really an RPG that can com... Read Full Review

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

    Dragon Age: Origins (Collector's Edition)

  • Review Score:8.5
    Not what you'd expect & free to play definitely worth checking out

    Dungeons & Dragons Online: Eberron Unlimited

    Not what you'd expect & free to play definitely worth checking out

    This game can be extremely easy or frustratingly difficult. It all depends on what difficulty you chose for dungeons. You can select solo - elite which changes the levels and abilities of the enemies and the rewards sc... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5
    Blend of WOW & Diablo looks good and tons of classes to play things to do

    Free Realms

    Blend of WOW & Diablo looks good and tons of classes to play things to do

    The game looks alot like WOW. I like that, the cartoonish avatars always appeal to me. You can become plenty of "jobs" some of which require you to be a member which is 5.99 a month. You can also purchase station cash... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Diablo Sci-fi / Jedi gameplay with lots of items and replay potential.  GS review is a load of crap.

    Too Human

    Diablo Sci-fi / Jedi gameplay with lots of items and replay potential. GS review is a load of crap.

    At first the game seemed like a mindless button masher slicing through hordes of enemies with bosses inserted infrequently. I'm now about three levels into the game, tried coop mutiplayer and its the same... button mash... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Great Continuation of Old Franchise

    Quake 4

    Great Continuation of Old Franchise

    I played Quake 2 for over a year competively online and in my opinion it provided the best online FPS for its time. Everything else since has tried to copy it. I haven't been able to try Quake 4 online but the single p... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5
    Too Dark

    Doom 3

    Too Dark

    I didn't like this game because it felt too confined and far too dark. Pretty much every single encounter is engineered so that you open a door and guaranteed theres something on the other side. Or you enter a room and... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2
    Yawn... not even worth renting

    Gears of War

    Yawn... not even worth renting

    Not much to say about this one. You're standard shoot em up. As for the story... pfft or lack thereof. Monsters come up from the earth. Humans are losing they blow up the earth. You're the patented rough around ... Read Full Review

    3 of 17 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    EverQuest II

  • Review Score:6.5
    Same old MMORPG

    EverQuest II (With Kingdom of the Sky Bundle)

    Same old MMORPG

    This game is ok but like most MMORPG's if you're a new player it isn't really friendly. Most of the game is geared to people already experiencing high end content. Just starting out you'd have little to nothing to offe... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

  • Review Score:8.5
    Huge

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

    Huge

    You can pretty much do anything you want in this game. It's a huge world, would seem even larger if you couldn't fast travel via the world map. The story is pretty good not as dark as Morrowwinds was which I actually l... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    Patience required

    Mass Effect

    Patience required

    I'm not that far into it and the story hasn't really been fleshed out yet but my main impression is that this game appears identical to KOTOR style games except it takes place in a different universe. The gameplay is on... Read Full Review

    2 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    BioShock

  • Review Score:9
    Brooding, intense, eerie atmosphere

    BioShock

    Brooding, intense, eerie atmosphere

    Story 9/10 Megolomanical billionaire decides to build a city underwater without moral, legal or ethical constraints. You arrive after its all gone to sh-t. Setting 9/10 Very atmospheric, instense, dark and bro... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:1.3
    If you enjoy watching avatars dance or cybering this is your game.

    Second Life

    If you enjoy watching avatars dance or cybering this is your game.

    Thats what you'll be doing with 99% of your time in Second Life. The few people who take the game seriously will disagree but after teleporting around to areas wehre people congregate everyone is either "dancing&... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3.3
    Boring, same as any other MMORPG out there

    The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar

    Boring, same as any other MMORPG out there

    Think of MMORPG's like a cake. The inside is basically the same, you create a character, do quests and level up. They're all the same at their core except the icing on this cake is Lord of The Rings content. When you ... Read Full Review

    11 of 23 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.2
    Great FPS / Adventure although more difficult

    Metroid Prime 2: Echoes

    Great FPS / Adventure although more difficult

    I came upon this game by mistake. Originally, I planned on buying a used copy of the first game, Metroid Prime. It was only 14.99 used, picked it up and went home. When I put it into my gamecube... I had Metroid Pr... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:1.6
    Could've been great but dev's totally screwed this one up.

    Star Wars Galaxies: The Complete Online Adventures

    Could've been great but dev's totally screwed this one up.

    I played at release, and the game was far from ready to be released. I still remember the day I logged in. Created a small bothan named Skarwolf and logged into Moenia. Instantly I heard the sounds of lazer fire, and ... Read Full Review

    8 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2.2
    Innumerable annoying pop-up battles, redoing the same area for hours, and dealing with extremely weak characters...

    Dragon Quest VIII: Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi

    Innumerable annoying pop-up battles, redoing the same area for hours, and dealing with extremely weak characters...

    If you like extremely annoying pop-up combat that happens frequently with random monsters that can wipe your group the second you exit a town... this is the game for you. Not me though. I don't even wanna waste my ti... Read Full Review

    6 of 26 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:2.2

    Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King

  • Rating:9.6

    The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind (Collector's Edition)

  • Review Score:9.6
    Revolutionary for its time.

    The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind

    Revolutionary for its time.

    To put it bluntly, I bought an Xbox to play this game and it was worth it. However, the PC version was much better. The xbox version had nice graphics but the field of view was miniscule and the annoying fog was ev... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3.2
    This is one of those games you trade in for something better.

    Fable

    This is one of those games you trade in for something better.

    Fable was in development before the Xbox was officially released. It touted itself as a revolutionary RPG where you watched your character grow up. The game didn't live up to the hype. The childhood section of the g... Read Full Review

    1 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3.2

    Fable

  • Rating:8.7

    Xenogears

  • Review Score:8.7
    Phenomenal story, epic in proportion even though it was hacked apart...

    Xenogears: Elyhaym Van Houten Edition (Square Millennium Collection)

    Phenomenal story, epic in proportion even though it was hacked apart...

    Xenogears was underrated for its time. It was an epic RPG set in a semi-futuristic world where nations battle with mobile robotic suits. When you're not fighting in the suits the combat is just as good with the regular... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4.4
    WOW rewards you for not having a life.  It is not for casual players.

    World of Warcraft

    WOW rewards you for not having a life. It is not for casual players.

    World of Warcraft is decieving. The early levels can be quite fun. Plenty of quests, huge game world, tons of items, and pvp for all levels. You might progress fast at this time but once you reach 60th its.... raids, ... Read Full Review

    4 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Diablo-esque, but all online & free with more customization & area's

    Guild Wars Special Edition

    Diablo-esque, but all online & free with more customization & area's

    I hate when games are compared to Diablo. What about the Ultima series, with its patented 3/4 overhead view. They were more action-rpg similar to what Diablo would become. That being said, Guildwars allows you to pl... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Good addition to the series with a few flaws

    Ninja Gaiden

    Good addition to the series with a few flaws

    Main gripes; Camera... Only way you can control the camera is to hit the right trigger button which places the camera directly behind Ryu. Other then that it moves around on its own, and usually not where you want... Read Full Review

    0 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2.2
    Not worth the time...  Unless you speak Japanese and like farmers.

    Final Fantasy XI

    Not worth the time... Unless you speak Japanese and like farmers.

    When this game was released in North America it had already been out for a year in Japan. The existing players took advantage of this and perma camped all npc's that dropped low level items and placed them on auctions a... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.3
    Great game with short lfiespan.

    Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War

    Great game with short lfiespan.

    I'm not usually into these types of games but this one caught my interest. My only complaint being the low number of single player missions. It would've been nice if they added more. The main storyline was good enou... Read Full Review

    1 of 6 users found the following review helpful