User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.24/10

Total of 85 user ratings spread across 85 releases

  1. 10
    (7)
  2. 9
    (27)
  3. 8
    (26)
  4. 7
    (12)
  5. 6
    (3)
  6. 5
    (5)
  7. 4
    (3)
  8. 3
    (2)
  9. 2
    (0)
  10. 1
    (0)
  • Review Score:9
    BOO! A superb game.

    Condemned: Criminal Origins

    BOO! A superb game.

    I was VERY late in playing Condemned Criminal Origins. I'm glad I did pick it up however as its a great game plus there's a sequel coming out soon. Ok Condemned first off is a brutally violent FPW (First Person Whacke... Read Full Review

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

    The Orange Box

  • Review Score:9.5
    Welcome back Mr Freeman. Welcome back to the greatest bundle of games, ever.

    The Orange Box

    Welcome back Mr Freeman. Welcome back to the greatest bundle of games, ever.

    The Orange Box, not a fruit selection but still this juicy compilation of Valve games just can't be passed up. On the lone disc you will find Half Life 2, Half Life 2 Episode One, Half Life 2 Episode Two, Portal and Team... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    When something has reached perfection, what can you say?

    Forza Motorsport 2

    When something has reached perfection, what can you say?

    Forza Motorsport 2 has been a fair while in the making. It is the ONLY racing simulator on the Xbox360 and will remain that way for quite some time. However this distinction shows off its great points even more, the seam... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7
    A very deep and involving game. Maybe too much so for the PSP.

    Myst

    A very deep and involving game. Maybe too much so for the PSP.

    Nontheless to what I just said Myst on the PSP is superb. The game itself is superb. Okay there may be no amazing 3D graphics and online multiplayer, but what it does have is an involving and absorbing story. Myst's m... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7

    Myst

  • Rating:8.9

    Crackdown

  • Review Score:9.4
    Perfect game that just makes you smile inside.

    Viva Pinata

    Perfect game that just makes you smile inside.

    As you tender your Fudgehogs and Pretztails in your Pinata Garden you wonder "what would I be doing now without Viva Pinata?". The simple answer is suffering with lag after being chainsawed on Gears of War, Viv... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3
    Love cars? Love tuning? Love tense racing? You'll love Most Wanted!

    Need for Speed Most Wanted

    Love cars? Love tuning? Love tense racing? You'll love Most Wanted!

    Need for Speed has been going for a long time from its early days to the Undergroung series to Most Wanted and now Carbon. Most Wanted delivers all the tuning and racing action from the Underground series that many peopl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.3
    Another GTA clone. But this one works on its own!

    Just Cause

    Another GTA clone. But this one works on its own!

    There are many free roaming sandbox type games out at the moment and not too many of them work. Just Cause is the only one so far on the 360 but it doesn't follow the trend of a clone. Just Cause is fun, addictive and lo... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Uno

  • Review Score:7
    Nice realaxing game that you can kick back iht your friends to play. No n00b action available!!

    Uno

    Nice realaxing game that you can kick back iht your friends to play. No n00b action available!!

    Uno is a relatively popular card game now available on Xbox Live Arcade, it comes free with the camera and makes use of it by putting your opponents faces by their hand of cards. It's nice and relaxed and feels nice t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Fun game and cool to show the older ones but extremely annoying in low light...

    TotemBall

    Fun game and cool to show the older ones but extremely annoying in low light...

    Totemball is a free game from XBLM and because of that, from the offset you think it will suck. Big time. But to be honest a few minutes and some will enjoy it some will think it awful (like the lazy/fat) I mean no offen... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6
    Superb looking, feeling tactical shooter with some amazing prospects in gameplay with 360 accessories.

    Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas

    Superb looking, feeling tactical shooter with some amazing prospects in gameplay with 360 accessories.

    Vegas shows how a games series can just about go on forever. Since the first Rainbow Six game on the PSOne to all of the other console and PC incarnations, it now goes next gen. Graphics have had a huge ramp up and so... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3.8

    Medal of Honor: European Assault

  • Review Score:3.8
    Way to go Medal of Honor, you've just dug a bigger hole for yourself to get out of!

    Medal of Honor: European Assault

    Way to go Medal of Honor, you've just dug a bigger hole for yourself to get out of!

    This has to be the WORST WW2 FPS I have ever played. From the stupid Adrenaline bar to the Nazi commanders that require several magazines of headshots. IT'S RIDICULOUS! If you're looking to get a FPS shooter set in WW... Read Full Review

    1 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5.7
    Realistic modern day combat shooter but is it worth buying?

    Close Combat: First to Fight

    Realistic modern day combat shooter but is it worth buying?

    No. Is the simple answer, it's not worth you paying money for a game that's not really that much fun or rewarding to play. Close Combat has no true storyline, your just a marine that leads a squad in Beirut in the 90s... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.7

    Close Combat: First to Fight

  • Review Score:9.6
    A supremely solid shooter with plenty to keep you going

    Gears of War

    A supremely solid shooter with plenty to keep you going

    Gears of War has been a long awaited title for the Xbox 360, emergence day arrived in November of this year and what emerged was a great game, possibly even a killer app. Controls are smooth and have a robust feel as ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Nice to see that a Call of Duty game can follow just one man! Well done Treyarch

    Call of Duty 2: Big Red One

    Nice to see that a Call of Duty game can follow just one man! Well done Treyarch

    CoD2: Big Red One is basically just the console version of CoD2, however the two have no relation but their name. Big Red One follows one battle group in the American army, The Big Red One. You will see new locations ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3

    F.E.A.R.

  • Review Score:8.3
    Basic port from the PC but what was wrong with the original?

    F.E.A.R.

    Basic port from the PC but what was wrong with the original?

    FEAR is one ripsnorter of an FPS, great graphics neatly presented in HD and a solid storyline. Not something you see everyday on a first person shooter now is it? I don't want to reveal too much of the storyline but I... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3
    Call of Duty 2, I mean 3...

    Call of Duty 3

    Call of Duty 2, I mean 3...

    Basically this is the sequel to last years number one selling Call of Duty 2. Not much has really changed, but the developer: Treyarch, have significantly changed the graphics and other minor detail like planting charges... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:4
    Not a good game really, repetitive, boring, very cheesy but you do get to blow things up!

    The Outfit

    Not a good game really, repetitive, boring, very cheesy but you do get to blow things up!

    The Outfit really is quite an awful game, it bears no resemblance to real combat, there are no real tactics. You just continuously respawn and try to kill off as many Nazis as you can! Destruction on demand is crap wh... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6
    Superb racer with lots to do and always on Xbox Live, an essential for occasionally chilled out sociable gaming

    Test Drive Unlimited

    Superb racer with lots to do and always on Xbox Live, an essential for occasionally chilled out sociable gaming

    Test Drive Unlimited presents the island of Oahu, Hawaii to you no limits, no barriers only obvious ones like the sea. Apart from that you can go wherever you like, whenever you like. You don't have to be a car nut to en... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1
    An original FPS that has again revolutionised the genre. Shame about the graphics though...

    Far Cry Instincts Predator

    An original FPS that has again revolutionised the genre. Shame about the graphics though...

    I love Far Cry on the PC an played a very small amount of Instincts on the original Xbox. Luckily. FCIP is the Instincts game from the Xbox bundled with the new chapter Evolution also with an improved map making suite... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.6

    Rockstar Games presents Table Tennis

  • Review Score:9.6
    Fast paced, realistic and above all half the price of other 360 games!!

    Rockstar Games presents Table Tennis

    Fast paced, realistic and above all half the price of other 360 games!!

    When I initially saw that GTA giants Rockstar were going to make a game of Table Tennis, I laughed. When I saw the demo on Marketplace I saw it was far from a joke. I only downloaded it the other day and now I own i... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4
    Superb racing from the driftastic Ridge Racer.

    Ridge Racer

    Superb racing from the driftastic Ridge Racer.

    When you pop in the UMD and start it up you will see the pre-rendered intro movie and from there on in you can see how good the graphics are compared to the intro movie. It's truly amazing that the cars have reflections ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9
    Fast paced, addictive gaming. A great addition to the WipEout series and to the PSPs games lineup.

    Wipeout Pure

    Fast paced, addictive gaming. A great addition to the WipEout series and to the PSPs games lineup.

    WipEout has been going for a while now and just when you thought the series had no more life left in it, it did on the PSP. With stunning graphics (better than any previous version on PS or PS2), a simple control system ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.2

    Day of Defeat: Source

  • Rating:10

    Lumines

  • Review Score:10
    Addictive, fun, challenging and close to the greatest PSP and puzzle game ever!

    Lumines: Oto to Hikari no Denshoku Puzzle

    Addictive, fun, challenging and close to the greatest PSP and puzzle game ever!

    Those of you who are a little more mature in the gaming sense will have at least heard of or played Tetris and Lumines is basically like that, apart form you create squares of colours intead of forming lines. It may soun... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Nothing but WOW!! No other RPG comes close. Hell no other game comes close!!

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

    Nothing but WOW!! No other RPG comes close. Hell no other game comes close!!

    The Elder Scrolls is one of the lesser known RPG series compared to the likes of Final Fantasy. However Elder Scrolls avoids the 3rd person and turn based gameplay. So now in this 4th instalment to the series you have... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

  • Rating:9.4

    SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs

  • Review Score:8.7
    Superb fun even after you've finished it!

    Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction

    Superb fun even after you've finished it!

    Mercenaries is basically like GTA but with better guns, graphics and more of a military feel. On the box it says playground of destruction and it is spot on. You can call in artillery strikes, air stikes, carpet bombing ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.1
    Great game pure and simple.<br />
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    Need for Speed Underground Rivals

    Great game pure and simple.<br /> <br />

    I was fortunate enough to get a PSP from Japan before UK launch in September. With a choice of a game I went for Need For Speed. Unfortunately because it was from Japan it was all in Japanese and I didn't understand a wo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.8
    Amazing game, amazing graphics, amazing sound. Mundane gameplay.

    Burnout Legends

    Amazing game, amazing graphics, amazing sound. Mundane gameplay.

    Burnout Legends is a great game, right from the off you notice the amazing graphics, sound and all the features you know and love from the rest of the Burnout series. The Burnout on PSP has just about all of the mult... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3
    I could not ask more from a game. This is what portable gaming is all about!

    SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Fireteam Bravo

    I could not ask more from a game. This is what portable gaming is all about!

    SOCOM is the best online console game for PS2, heck it might just be the best online console game. Now Fireteam Bravo has just one team member to control which relieves some of the pressure from you. You may sigh at this... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful