User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.21/10

Total of 103 user ratings spread across 103 releases

  1. 10
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  2. 9
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  3. 8
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  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:7
    Mars: War Logs is a solid experience with fun gameplay and an interesting world for Sci-fi and RPG fans everywhere.

    Mars: War Logs

    Mars: War Logs is a solid experience with fun gameplay and an interesting world for Sci-fi and RPG fans everywhere.

    Video Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=saJlKBXTdbk 2012 saw a few joint efforts from developer Spiders; one such effort with Frogwares to bring us The Testament of Sherlock Holmes and Of Orcs and Men in asso... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Some might call it strange, some might call it bizarre; I just call it a pretty damn good first-person adventure.

    Zeno Clash II

    Some might call it strange, some might call it bizarre; I just call it a pretty damn good first-person adventure.

    Video Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCoACw4cu1g Zeno Clash II, like its predecessor, is completely and totally absurd. It's the kind of game where a two-headed baboon is mounted on a giant buzzard that vomi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    The Tower Defense market is flooded, when that's the case it takes a great game to standout -- Anomaly 2 is just that.

    Anomaly 2

    The Tower Defense market is flooded, when that's the case it takes a great game to standout -- Anomaly 2 is just that.

    Video Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xgaGi1i6I6A For a time tower defense was a fairly refreshing genre, and when developers see something new and exciting of course the inevitable wave of different titles w... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Mars: War Logs

  • Rating:4

    Impire

  • Review Score:4
    Impire has some good ideas; good ideas sadly complimented by bad implementation. Check out my video and written review.

    Impire

    Impire has some good ideas; good ideas sadly complimented by bad implementation. Check out my video and written review.

    Check out the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ms0Mvik4KiI It can be good to be bad sometimes or a breath of fresh, fun air to inhale a protagonist role of a fiendishly foul anti-hero. But after taking it... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP

  • Review Score:9
    The Superbrothers' experiment and the music by Jim Guthrie is a conduit to a sense-stimulating interactive machine.

    Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP

    The Superbrothers' experiment and the music by Jim Guthrie is a conduit to a sense-stimulating interactive machine.

    A rhythmic battle with cosmic geometry builds tension upon the unknown and heightens this anxiety with the abstract crescendo of the music. Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery EP is all style and complete substance. It's ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    Risen 2: Dark Waters has some ambitious ideas, but those ideas are squandered by uncomplimentary gameplay practices.

    Risen 2: Dark Waters

    Risen 2: Dark Waters has some ambitious ideas, but those ideas are squandered by uncomplimentary gameplay practices.

    Thunderclapped skies, misty waterfall basins, and scurvy grog-drinking fortune hunters all coalesce with terrific harmony to bring you a pirate tale of great grander in Risen 2: Dark Waters. The journey may be satisfacto... Read Full Review

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

    Drakensang: The River of Time

  • Review Score:6
    If Confrontation is not a bit cliche', then it is most definitely derivative because nothing in it is truly innovative.

    Confrontation

    If Confrontation is not a bit cliche', then it is most definitely derivative because nothing in it is truly innovative.

    As you approach that weapon-obelisk you've been eyeing from across the valley, two hulking orcs appear in your field of vision as you grow nearer. You send Darius, the paladin, charging forward with sword in one hand and... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4.5

    Hack, Slash, Loot

  • Review Score:4.5
    Hack, Slash, Loot is a role-playing game derivative of roguelikes. It is not bad, but does not innovate in anyway.

    Hack, Slash, Loot

    Hack, Slash, Loot is a role-playing game derivative of roguelikes. It is not bad, but does not innovate in anyway.

    Have you ever played an ATARI 5200? If so, you're in for a healthy dose of nostalgia. If not, you're in luck because Hack, Slash, Loot (HSL) will give you a vibe that it is paying homage to the 1980's and you'll get to ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3
    Gettysburg: Armored Warfare is a game stripped down to its barebones in nearly every aspect. It is not a good game.

    Gettysburg: Armored Warfare

    Gettysburg: Armored Warfare is a game stripped down to its barebones in nearly every aspect. It is not a good game.

    Remember all the time you spent daydreaming on the idea of going back in time to give the Confederates better technology to fight the Union during the American Civil War? Me neither, but that is the off-kilter premise of... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    War, Death, and Mass Effect: A culmination of everything Mass Effect has done in the past to create the present.

    Mass Effect 3

    War, Death, and Mass Effect: A culmination of everything Mass Effect has done in the past to create the present.

    I would say I've been salivating over the arrival of this game since I finished Mass Effect 2, but that would be false. In truth I've been clamoring for the epic conclusion of Commander Shepard's journey ever since I fir... Read Full Review

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

    Alpha Protocol

  • Rating:7.5

    Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga

  • Review Score:7.5
    RPG-Lite, Zombie Blood-Heavy, not much more.

    Dead Island (Platinum Hits)

    RPG-Lite, Zombie Blood-Heavy, not much more.

    Video Review ++++http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grdXuGa86KA++++ Don't copy the "+" symbols with the link to the video. More often than not if a game has some truly fun gameplay and mechanics they can usually car... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Video and Written Review. Fantastic Development Make Bastion One of the Best Games of the Year.

    Bastion

    Video and Written Review. Fantastic Development Make Bastion One of the Best Games of the Year.

    BASTION - Video Review ++++http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zalZdHC0obk+++++ Don't copy the "+" for the video link. Bastion is exclusively a downloadable game which was first release as an Xbox Arcade title and th... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Bigger than hop-scotch and heroin in Japan; what's all the fuss about? Read to discover about a great hack'n slash RPG.

    Monster Hunter 3

    Bigger than hop-scotch and heroin in Japan; what's all the fuss about? Read to discover about a great hack'n slash RPG.

    "Monster Hunter Tri" is an action oriented RPG from developers CAPCOM made exclusively for the Nintendo Wii. The Monster Hunter franchise is supposedly bigger than hop-scotch and heroin in Asia. So, I decided to see wh... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Bethesda doing what they do best, RPGs. My written and video review about this massive fantasy sandbox role-playing game

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    Bethesda doing what they do best, RPGs. My written and video review about this massive fantasy sandbox role-playing game

    VIDEO REVIEW Gamespot only allows for a certain sized video to be uploaded via their video support. So, I couldn't uploaded through thier services because it was too large. Check out my video review here at YouTube. D... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5
    Bethesda doing what they do best, RPGs. My written and video review into this massive fantasy sandbox role-playing game.

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    Bethesda doing what they do best, RPGs. My written and video review into this massive fantasy sandbox role-playing game.

    VIDEO REVIEW Gamespot only allows for a certain sized video to be uploaded via their video support. So, I couldn't uploaded through thier services because it was too large. Check out my video review here at YouTube. D... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Dragon Age the Action RPG version. A thorough look into the spars ups and plentiful disappointments of Dragon Age II.

    Dragon Age II

    Dragon Age the Action RPG version. A thorough look into the spars ups and plentiful disappointments of Dragon Age II.

    First of all, we'll get this out of the way, if you absolutely loved the first game, its mechanics, and everything in between about Dragon Age: Origins, there may be changes here that disappoint. But if you're the other ... Read Full Review

    9 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    Dragon Age, not the sequel but the Action RPG version. A fair review looking at the ups and disappointments of DA2.

    Dragon Age II

    Dragon Age, not the sequel but the Action RPG version. A fair review looking at the ups and disappointments of DA2.

    First of all, we'll get this out of the way, if you absolutely loved the first game, its mechanics, and everything in between about Dragon Age: Origins, there may be changes here that disappoint. But if you're the other ... Read Full Review

    19 of 21 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    A year later; was it enough time to debug Nevada's wastelands? Does what happened in New Vegas need to stay there?

    Fallout: New Vegas

    A year later; was it enough time to debug Nevada's wastelands? Does what happened in New Vegas need to stay there?

    Fallout: New Vegas is published by the company that developed Fallout 3 in 2008 which was Bethesda, but this time around New Vegas is developed by Obsidian entertainment. Obsidian is fairly well known for making flawed b... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    A beat'em up with tons of Hackin 'n Slashin and a light dressing of RPG elements are what make this PSN game great.

    Castle Crashers

    A beat'em up with tons of Hackin 'n Slashin and a light dressing of RPG elements are what make this PSN game great.

    Castle Crashers' art design and personality complement one another in an extremely enjoyable way. This 2-D side scroller is loaded with hours of fun game play and honest-to-goodness moments that will make you laugh. Cast... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    A beat-em-up with tons of hackin n slashin and a light dressing of RPG elements is what make this a great arcade game.

    Castle Crashers

    A beat-em-up with tons of hackin n slashin and a light dressing of RPG elements is what make this a great arcade game.

    Castle Crashers' art design and personality complement one another in an extremely enjoyable way. This 2-D side scroller is loaded with hours of fun game play and honest-to-goodness moments that will make you laugh. Cast... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Dark Souls

  • Review Score:9.5
    Smearing players on walls as a pastime. Dark Souls is just what developers promised the Demon's Soul successor would be.

    Dark Souls

    Smearing players on walls as a pastime. Dark Souls is just what developers promised the Demon's Soul successor would be.

    Dark Souls is the spiritual successor to Demon's Souls which was a Playstation 3 exclusive created by Japanese game developer From Software and was released in late 2009. Dark Souls is yet again developed by From Softwar... Read Full Review

    8 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5
    Smearing players on walls as a pastime. Dark Souls is just what the developers of Demon's Souls promised it would be.

    Dark Souls

    Smearing players on walls as a pastime. Dark Souls is just what the developers of Demon's Souls promised it would be.

    Dark Souls is the spiritual successor to Demon's Souls which was a Playstation 3 exclusive created by Japanese game developer From Software and was released in late 2009. Dark Souls is yet again developed by From Softwar... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Dragon Age: Origins - Ultimate Edition

  • Review Score:9
    Drink the Kool Aid, take the plunge, believe the hype and get your hands on this incredible Dragon Age compilation.

    Dragon Age: Origins - Ultimate Edition

    Drink the Kool Aid, take the plunge, believe the hype and get your hands on this incredible Dragon Age compilation.

    Dragon Age: Origins Ultimate Edition 1. Origins 2. DLC 3. Awakening 1. ORIGINS Bioware is one of the few developers that seem to deliver the seemingly impossible mixture between the harmony of deep storytelling ... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Under the radar and underappreciated Drakensang:TRoT is a worthy predecessor Standing tall among the games of its genre.

    Drakensang: The River of Time

    Under the radar and underappreciated Drakensang:TRoT is a worthy predecessor Standing tall among the games of its genre.

    Drakensang: The River of Time is an immersive, story based, turn-stylized pen&paper group RPG. Fantastic graphics, good voice work, memorable characters, in-depth character customization and gear are all things that make... Read Full Review

    16 of 19 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Demon's Souls, Batman:AA, and TES: Oblivion had a baby, his name is Geralt. Everything you want to know about Witcher 2.

    The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings

    Demon's Souls, Batman:AA, and TES: Oblivion had a baby, his name is Geralt. Everything you want to know about Witcher 2.

    "The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings" is from the developers CD Projekt RED and published again by Atari, same as the first installment of the franchise released in 2007 was. The Polish developers have based and made the ga... Read Full Review

    48 of 50 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    So you say you REVOLUTION well you know... everyone wants to change the world. Jack of all trades...master of none.

    Fable III

    So you say you REVOLUTION well you know... everyone wants to change the world. Jack of all trades...master of none.

    Lionhead Studios has done it AGAIN!!!! I actually mean that sarcastically and quite literally. Lionhead Studios has done it again…basically made the same game as Fable II. For some people this won't be a problem if you r... Read Full Review

    8 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    A game that doesn't fall back on prime graphics or a story for its good score, but relies solely on wonderful gameplay.

    Terraria

    A game that doesn't fall back on prime graphics or a story for its good score, but relies solely on wonderful gameplay.

    Terraria is an indie game made by Re-Logic for download via PC (not Mac as of yet) for a mere 10 smackroos. In a gaming world overrun by triple 'A' tittles where everyone is trying to put their sights on the next videoga... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    A nearly pristine introduction into a new born, dark, high fantasy world and its multilayered main protagonist, Geralt.

    The Witcher: Enhanced Edition

    A nearly pristine introduction into a new born, dark, high fantasy world and its multilayered main protagonist, Geralt.

    "The Witcher" is a Polish-made Action Role-playing Game which is utilizing BioWare's Aurora 2007 game engine. The game is based off of a medieval fantasy Tolkien-esque Polish novel called "The Witcher". Superb gameplay, ... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    You say you want a REVOLUTION well you know...everyone wants to change the world. Jack of all trades...master of none.

    Fable III

    You say you want a REVOLUTION well you know...everyone wants to change the world. Jack of all trades...master of none.

    Lionhead Studios has done it AGAIN!!!! I actually mean that sarcastically and quite literally. Lionhead Studios has done it again…basically made the same game as Fable II. For some people this won't be a problem if you r... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Dragon Age II

  • Review Score:9
    If you can remember back to Mortal Kombat Trilogy...it's that...for this generation of gaming. MK's RETURN TO FORM.

    Mortal Kombat

    If you can remember back to Mortal Kombat Trilogy...it's that...for this generation of gaming. MK's RETURN TO FORM.

    It's been a LONG LONG time since I have been interested, at all, in a fighting game. The most recent fighting game I actually paid for (not played) was probably...the first Tekken. Anyway, I've been a fan of Mortal Komba... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful