User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.39/10

Total of 106 user ratings spread across 106 releases

  1. 10
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  3. 8
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  5. 6
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  • User Rating:8
    Link's second adventure on the DS.

    The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks

    Link's second adventure on the DS.

    Zelda: Spirit Tracks is the sequel to Phantom Hourglass which in turn is the sequel to the Wind Waker, making ST the third in a trilogy. Unlike the other two games, the field is traversed using a train rather than a boat... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Mario's adventures in space continue for a second installment.

    Super Mario Galaxy 2

    Mario's adventures in space continue for a second installment.

    Super Mario Galaxy 2 is the fourth proper 3-D Mario platformer and the sequel to Super Mario Galaxy. It marks the first time a 3-D Mario game is given a proper sequel. Many of the qualities that made the first game near ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    A good way to pass time when waiting for another game to come out.

    Link's Crossbow Training

    A good way to pass time when waiting for another game to come out.

    That pretty much describes Link's Crossbow Training in a nutshell. You play as Link from Zelda: Twilight Princess, and you try to hit targets using the pointer of the Wii remote. The Zapper comes packaged with the game, ... Read Full Review

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

    Link's Crossbow Training (w/Zapper)

  • User Rating:8
    If you've played the first No More Heroes, you pretty much know what to expect.

    No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle

    If you've played the first No More Heroes, you pretty much know what to expect.

    Desperate Struggle is the sequel to No More Heroes. It follows the life of an otaku assassin named Travis Touchdown. For the sequel, the element of revenge has been thrown into the mix. Travis's best friend at the Beef H... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5
    Some frusterating elements keep this game from being a great platformer.

    Hoshi no Kirby: Yume no Izumi no Monogatari

    Some frusterating elements keep this game from being a great platformer.

    Kirby's Adventure is the second game in the Kirby series following the original Game Boy game, Kirby's Dreamland. It's also one of the last of the NES games to be released. You basicly have Kirby advancing right as he de... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5

    Kirby's Adventure

  • User Rating:8.5
    It doesn't really break any new ground, but it is still a solid effort nontheless.

    New Super Mario Bros. Wii

    It doesn't really break any new ground, but it is still a solid effort nontheless.

    New Super Mario Bros. Wii is the sequel to New Super Mario Bros. for the DS, and is based off the older 2-D platforms for the NES and SNES. You traverse worlds by completing levels. Each level involves dodging enemies an... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    One of the most touching games that I've laid my eyes on!

    A Boy and His Blob

    One of the most touching games that I've laid my eyes on!

    A Boy and His Blob is a puzzle platformer game for the Wii. It is reincarnation of the NES game of the same name. Now, I haven't played the original, but I have heard of people complaining about it's random deaths. Fortu... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    This immersive RPG is one of Mario's best yet!

    Mario & Luigi RPG 3!!!

    This immersive RPG is one of Mario's best yet!

    Mario and Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story is the third game in the series following Partners in Time (Shroob invasion) and Superstar Saga (Cackletta). Fawful, who was once Cackletta's servant, has been elevated to main vill... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    It does feel a bit dated, but that doesn't mean that it is any less fun than the 3-D Zeldas!

    Zelda no Densetsu: Kamigami no Triforce

    It does feel a bit dated, but that doesn't mean that it is any less fun than the 3-D Zeldas!

    Zelda: A Link to the Past gives you a taste of what the series was like pre-Ocarina of Time. I'll admit, OOT was my first Zelda experience so I was a little curious as to whether or not I would like the older style of ga... Read Full Review

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

    The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past

  • User Rating:8.5
    The game's formula will take some time to get used to, but if you have the patience, it will pay off.

    Zelda no Densetsu: Majora no Kamen (w/Memory Pack)

    The game's formula will take some time to get used to, but if you have the patience, it will pay off.

    Zelda: Majora's Mask is the sequel to Ocarina of Time, also originally for the N64. Link travels to a group of kingdoms in an area called Termina. An evil mask has cursed a skull kid, and it is up to Link to stop it. The... Read Full Review

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

    The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask (Collector's Edition)

  • User Rating:8.5
    Wii Sports Boxing... now as a full fledged game!

    Punch-Out!!

    Wii Sports Boxing... now as a full fledged game!

    Punch-Out!! is more or less a remake of a classic Nintendo game that came out over 20 years ago for the NES. I was too young then, but all I can say is that I'm having lots of fun playing the remake. You are Little Mac, ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    The ultimate game of relaxation!

    Machi e Ikouyo: Doubutsu no Mori

    The ultimate game of relaxation!

    That basically describes Animal Crossing in a nutshell. You control a cute, chibi-looking boy or girl and go out to catch bugs and fish, dig up fossils, and buy furniture to decorate your house. You pay off loans to your... Read Full Review

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

    Animal Crossing: City Folk

  • User Rating:8
    The Mario Party series works a lot better on handhelds than it does on consoles.

    Mario Party DS

    The Mario Party series works a lot better on handhelds than it does on consoles.

    Mario Party DS is the first Mario Party game to be released for the DS, and the second one to be released on a handheld following Mario Party Advance. The story is rather short and simple: stars come shooting out of the ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    This game is best played in short bursts, but it is still very fun!

    MadWorld

    This game is best played in short bursts, but it is still very fun!

    Madworld is a crazy psycho beat-em-up game for the Nintendo Wii, in which you play as a rogue government agent named Jack. The goal of the game is not only to kill your opponents, but to do so in different ways. There ar... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    MadWorld

  • User Rating:7
    It's a rather average game, to be honest.

    Deadly Creatures

    It's a rather average game, to be honest.

    Deadly Creatures is an action game for the Wii that puts you in the body of both a tarantula and a scorpion. You then battle other bugs and animals using your prounce or claw attacks. The way both creatures battle are di... Read Full Review

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

    Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble

  • User Rating:9
    It doesn't bring anything that's big and new to the table, but it still is a very solid way to end a series.

    Super Donkey Kong 3: Nazo no Krems Shima

    It doesn't bring anything that's big and new to the table, but it still is a very solid way to end a series.

    Donkey Kong Country 3 is the third and final Donkey Kong game that was released for the SNES. In fact, it was even released after the launch of the N64. That didn't stop the game from being great. The game stars Dixie Ko... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    A solid improvement over the first Donkey Kong Country.

    Super Donkey Kong 2: Dixie & Diddy

    A solid improvement over the first Donkey Kong Country.

    Diddy's Kong Quest is the 1995 sequel to the 1994 SNES game Donkey Kong Country. It has Diddy Kong and Dixie Kong out on a quest to rescue Donkey Kong from Captain K. Rool (not to be confused with King K. Rool). Many of ... Read Full Review

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

    Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest

  • User Rating:7

    The Blob

  • User Rating:7
    It's a nice idea on paper. However, the way that idea is executed in this game has mixed results.

    de Blob

    It's a nice idea on paper. However, the way that idea is executed in this game has mixed results.

    De Blob is a platformer game where you try to paint things into colorful objects, as they have been transformed into monotone, grayish objects by the evil INKT Corporation. There are three primary colors which can mix in... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Classic handheld platforming at its best!

    Kirby Super Star Ultra

    Classic handheld platforming at its best!

    Kirby Super Star Ultra is a remake of the Super Nintendo game Kirby Super Star. Instead of re-releasing the original game on the Virtual Console, Nintendo has decided to release a DS game and charge $30. Don't fret thoug... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Yes, this is a game that can finally put some wear on that Wii Classic Controller of yours!

    Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars

    Yes, this is a game that can finally put some wear on that Wii Classic Controller of yours!

    Super Mario RPG is the first RPG based off the Mario franchise as well as one of the first Mario games to be developed outside of Nintendo. The game was developed by the then RPG stronghold Square (now Square-Enix). The ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    He swings, and he hits!

    Mario Super Sluggers

    He swings, and he hits!

    Mario Super Sluggers is the sequel to 2005's Mario Superstar Baseball for the GameCube. Much of the content is the same, but there have been some changes elsewhere. The game takes advantage of motion controls for batting... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    It's a nice little puzzle game.

    Dr. Mario Online RX

    It's a nice little puzzle game.

    Dr. Mario Online RX is Mario's first Wii Ware offering, coming in his doctorate puzzle form. The gameplay is exactly like that of previous games: line up pills to destroy viruses, matching four of the same colors in a ro... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    This modern classic still lives up to its name.

    Mario Story

    This modern classic still lives up to its name.

    Paper Mario is the second Mario PRG to be released following Super Mario RPG five years prior. It was released within mere months of the GameCube launch, but like the analogy of Super Mario RPG to the N64, it didn't stop... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5

    Paper Mario

  • User Rating:9

    Super Mario Bros. 3

  • User Rating:9
    It's an awesome platformer, but not a perfect one.

    Super Mario Bros. 3

    It's an awesome platformer, but not a perfect one.

    Super Mario Bros. 3 is a game before my time. Alright, I was alive at the time, but I was waaaaaay too young to know how to play a video game then. Bowser's original seven children appear here, and you have to free the m... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    The Mario Kart series moves forward yet again in its installment on the Wii.

    Mario Kart Wii

    The Mario Kart series moves forward yet again in its installment on the Wii.

    Following the tradition of one Mario Kart for every Nintendo console comes the Wii edition to the series: Mario Kart Wii. This game is no rehash. Strong online modes and the addtion of bikes add fresh new ways to play. A... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    An expansive adventure that's muddled by a few control issues.

    Okami

    An expansive adventure that's muddled by a few control issues.

    Okami is an adventure that's loosely based off ancient Japanese legends. It has a formula that's similar to, but not exactly like the Zelda series. The game takes Wind Waker's cel-shaded style, and blurrifies it into a w... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    To all you naysayers: the DS CAN do action, and this game proves it!

    Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword

    To all you naysayers: the DS CAN do action, and this game proves it!

    Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword is a game in the Ninja Gaiden series that stars a ninja called Ryu Hayabusa. No, these aren't like the show-off Naruto ninjas, these are serious, high action slashing ninjas that really mean bu... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Smash Bros. is back and now bigger than ever, but it's not exactly perfect.

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl

    Smash Bros. is back and now bigger than ever, but it's not exactly perfect.

    The much awaited sequel to Smash Bros. Melee arrives with more stages and characters than you can shake a smash ball at! In addition to the wealth of modes updated from Melee, brawl now features an enhanced storyline cal... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    No More Heroes pushes the bar for what action games can do on the Wii, but it's still got its fair share of faults.

    No More Heroes

    No More Heroes pushes the bar for what action games can do on the Wii, but it's still got its fair share of faults.

    No More Heroes is a gory action game for the Wii in which you take on the life of an assassin named Travis Touchdown. You fight enemies with a light saber inspired beam katana that can be upgraded throughout the game. Yo... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful