User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.38/10

Total of 45 user reviews spread across 45 releases

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  • User Rating 7.5
    The epic conclusion to the Assassin's Creed 2 trilogy is worth playing.

    Assassin's Creed: Revelations

    Rated on November 24, 2011 by TristanH12

    The epic conclusion to the Assassin's Creed 2 trilogy is worth playing.

    Before I begin, I would just start by saying you really should only play this game if you have played the previous game, Assassin's Creed Brotherhood. Revelations begins with a video overview of what...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Does Disgaea 4 deliver and maintain the tradition of the series? Read on!

    Makai Senki Disgaea 4

    Rated on November 18, 2011 by TristanH12

    Does Disgaea 4 deliver and maintain the tradition of the series? Read on!

    Disgaea 4 essentially ditches all ties to the previous entries and presents players with a fresh new story. Like Disgaea 3, Disgaea 4 is a great entry place for new and continuing players alike. There...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    A fantastic first entry for the Bleach franchise on the PS3!

    Bleach: Soul Ignition

    Rated on August 02, 2011 by TristanH12

    A fantastic first entry for the Bleach franchise on the PS3!

    Bleach Soul Resurreccion is America's first Sony developed Bleach game. Although we have not received many of the PSP ones, Bleach Soul Resurreccion is a great first entry for the franchise on this sy...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    A graphical overhaul for the definitive game of the N64 era feels fun and enjoyable on the 3DS.

    The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D

    Rated on June 26, 2011 by TristanH12

    A graphical overhaul for the definitive game of the N64 era feels fun and enjoyable on the 3DS.

    Now, I will start off by saying that I will not reveal any spoilers at all for the story as it is pretty good once it gets going and is quite compelling! But in review, the game follows the tale of a ...

    6 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Ignoring the clunky shooter & combat system the game is in the top tier storytelling and innovative games this gen.

    L.A. Noire

    Rated on May 30, 2011 by TristanH12

    Ignoring the clunky shooter & combat system the game is in the top tier storytelling and innovative games this gen.

    LA Noire involved an just out of the war veteran, Cole Phelps as he is getting the feeling of being in the Police Force. He is assigned numerous cases in the LAPD. The game is split into about four or...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    A great port of Sims 3 for a portable system, if one is alright with the limitations fun is sure to be had.

    The Sims 3

    Rated on March 28, 2011 by TristanH12

    A great port of Sims 3 for a portable system, if one is alright with the limitations fun is sure to be had.

    The Sims 3 on 3DS is yet another port of the Sims on another system, which is to be expected of Electronic Arts flagship property. Before I begin I will say that this is my second time getting the gam...

    4 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Too amazing too pass up!

    Mass Effect

    Rated on January 13, 2011 by TristanH12

    Too amazing too pass up!

    So I boarded the Mass Effect train recently when I found that the series was making the jump to the PS3. Because Mass Effect 1 is so low cost these days or that people love gifting it as well, I found...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The definitive Nintendo RPG

    Golden Sun: Dark Dawn

    Rated on December 23, 2010 by TristanH12

    The definitive Nintendo RPG

    Golden Sun Dark Dawn is a pretty phenomenal RPG for the Nintendo DS. Rather than being essentially an RPG that starts off immediately after its previous entry, it decides to do something unlike other ...

    6 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Stands as one of the best RPG experiences on the Playstation 3

    Star Ocean: The Last Hope International

    Rated on August 14, 2010 by TristanH12

    Stands as one of the best RPG experiences on the Playstation 3

    Ah Star Ocean The Last Hope International, the prequel to the entire Star Ocean series how long have we yearned for the Star Ocean experience on the Sony system? Ultimately no matter how long the wai...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    The coveted game revived for the Nintendo DS!

    Pocket Monsters HeartGold

    Rated on July 19, 2010 by TristanH12

    The coveted game revived for the Nintendo DS!

    Keeping this short and simple, Pokemon Heartgold is the latest release of the Pokemon videogames for the Nintendo DS. This is an updated remake of the original Pokemon Gold on the Nintendo Gameboy co...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    An explosive experience for racing genre

    Split/Second

    Rated on May 24, 2010 by TristanH12

    An explosive experience for racing genre

    Split/Second is the second HD release by the recently acquired Black Rock Studio by Disney. Disney really only shines at the screen before the title and during the credits but after that its pure Bla...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    The Best Kart Racer on the PS3 and from SEGA

    Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing

    Rated on March 07, 2010 by TristanH12

    The Best Kart Racer on the PS3 and from SEGA

    Sonic & SEGA All-stars racing is an excellent choice for a kart racer for the Playstation 3 platform. It features several prominent characters from the Sonic and other SEGA franchises and basically w...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Superior entry, with caveats

    Assassin's Creed II

    Rated on November 18, 2009 by TristanH12

    Superior entry, with caveats

    I promise to keep this short and spoilerfree. Assassins Creed II continues the story right off from where the first game ended, that is to say, you wake up in the exact room where Desmond lay down to ...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    An Amazing multiplayer experience complements the single player design greatly!

    New Super Mario Bros. Wii

    Rated on November 15, 2009 by TristanH12

    An Amazing multiplayer experience complements the single player design greatly!

    New Super Mario Bros Wii is an experience that every fan of the classic 2D Mario games may want to purchase and play. It features the same sort of game style that we have come to expect from all of th...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Multiplayer, at its best; single player is lacking

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

    Rated on November 10, 2009 by TristanH12

    Multiplayer, at its best; single player is lacking

    Modern Warfare 2 is simply fun and interesting. The game prides itself on having numerous and expansive multiplayer options. Since none of the options are listed up here I shall detail a few here. (al...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6
    A Decent Minigame Compilation, the best in the series thus far, though that doesnt really say much...

    Deca Sports 2

    Rated on October 19, 2009 by TristanH12

    A Decent Minigame Compilation, the best in the series thus far, though that doesnt really say much...

    There is really noting to spoil about the game. Essentially it is just a minigame compilation that is budget priced and attempts to bring a new and fresh take to the world of motion sports. DECA Sport...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Great for waiting around

    Deal Or No Deal: Million Dollar Mission

    Rated on October 14, 2009 by TristanH12

    Great for waiting around

    There are tons of modes in Deal or No Deal Million Dollar Mission but the quick play mode is where the fun is at. There is the thrill of the show on a gamesize form and it makes you realize just how ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    A landmark PS3 game!

    Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

    Rated on October 13, 2009 by TristanH12

    A landmark PS3 game!

    I promise to make this 100% Spoiler free, but I must say that after experiencing that which is Uncharted 2, this game is pretty solid indeed. If you enjoyed the first Uncharted then this one will be a...

    5 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    NFS at its best, and in a new form!

    Need for Speed: Shift

    Rated on September 21, 2009 by TristanH12

    NFS at its best, and in a new form!

    Need for Speed: Shift is this year's iteration of the annual Need for Speed Series. Forgoing its dependence on the underground street racing scene, this one moves the series into the realm of simulati...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The best in the Disgaea Series

    Makai Senki Disgaea 2 Portable

    Rated on September 15, 2009 by TristanH12

    The best in the Disgaea Series

    Disgaea 2: Dark Hero Days is not just a PSP remake of Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories but rather a complete overhaul with new mechanics from Disgaea 3: Absence of Justice and some from Disgaea: Afternoon o...

    6 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Less annoying than the first game, though the difficulty can break most players

    Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Fuuketsu no Grimoire

    Rated on August 18, 2009 by TristanH12

    Less annoying than the first game, though the difficulty can break most players

    Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift is the second in the Final Fantasy Tactics Advance series. Taking the same formulae from the first game and exploring the legend of the land of Ivalice,...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The Definitive Wii Game:  This game is definitely one that should make anyone buy a Wii, its just that good

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl

    Rated on August 14, 2009 by TristanH12

    The Definitive Wii Game: This game is definitely one that should make anyone buy a Wii, its just that good

    Super Smash Brothers Brawl is what I call the defining game on the Wii. Unlike other games that resort to using motion controls, this game returns to the use of a nonmotion guided control scheme to a...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    ATV Trick Racing at its best

    Pure

    Rated on August 04, 2009 by TristanH12

    ATV Trick Racing at its best

    PURE, a surprise title released by Disney (though developed by BlackRock Studios), was an instant hit for me when it released in Fall 2008. Every prerelease video I saw of the game featured several k...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Disgaea Fans Rejoice, the third entry retains the marks that made the previous entries fun, while innovating gameplay

    Makai Senki Disgaea 3

    Rated on August 03, 2009 by TristanH12

    Disgaea Fans Rejoice, the third entry retains the marks that made the previous entries fun, while innovating gameplay

    Before I begin I would like to start by saying that I picked up Disgaea 3: Absence of Justice the day of its release on August 26, 2008. There have been numerous updates to the game since then and I ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Naughty Dog's New IP is one of the Top Tier PS3 games to date!

    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

    Rated on August 02, 2009 by TristanH12

    Naughty Dog's New IP is one of the Top Tier PS3 games to date!

    Once again I come about two years to late to the video game front. However, even two years from its initial release date, Uncharted is a still a game that must be added to every PS3 owners library. ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Puzzle Rhytm game that will keep you hooked for years

    Lumines II

    Rated on August 01, 2009 by TristanH12

    Puzzle Rhytm game that will keep you hooked for years

    Before I start, I just want to say that I joined the Lumines party quite late and only picked it up this year. Most people have had it since the games beginning, but as I always say its never too lat...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Pretty solid for RPG fans; Difficult for everyone else

    Trusty Bell: Chopin no Yume Reprise

    Rated on June 20, 2009 by TristanH12

    Pretty solid for RPG fans; Difficult for everyone else

    Eternal Sonata was essentially an Xbox 360 exclusive that was ported to the PS3 a year and a half later. The PS3 version features two additional characters, additional cutscenes that help explain the...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Great for Naruto Fans: Solid for non-fans

    Naruto: Path of the Ninja 2

    Rated on June 19, 2009 by TristanH12

    Great for Naruto Fans: Solid for non-fans

    Can I tell you that this game is fun. The first 30 minutes or so of it started off slow because it was teaches alot of the the basics, but after that point it gets to become real fun. Its a really nic...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Amazing and Ambitious

    LittleBigPlanet

    Rated on April 21, 2009 by TristanH12

    Amazing and Ambitious

    LittleBigPlanet is perhaps the best single player and multiplayer game to come out for the PS3 in 2008. Virtually everything that can be done offline can be done online. It is the perfect combinatio...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    A Worthy entry in the Naruto Universe!

    Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm

    Rated on April 18, 2009 by TristanH12

    A Worthy entry in the Naruto Universe!

    Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm is the first Naruto game for the PS3. Personally, it has been because of this game that I have become hooked to Naruto and the Naruto Universe. The game features some of ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7
    An innovative approach to RPG games, but the light that shines here is the awesome storytelling.

    Enchant Arm

    Rated on September 09, 2008 by TristanH12

    An innovative approach to RPG games, but the light that shines here is the awesome storytelling.

    Enchanted Arms is probably one of those RPG's that you would overlook. I myself will admit to the fact that I overlooked the title. I had remembered hearing that it was first available on the Xbox 3...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    One of the best storytelling experiences to date.  Addicting gameplay, dungeon crawling is quite fun and never gets old.

    Pokemon Fushigi no Dungeon: Yami no Tankentai

    Rated on June 28, 2008 by TristanH12

    One of the best storytelling experiences to date. Addicting gameplay, dungeon crawling is quite fun and never gets old.

    Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness, capitalizes on the failures of the first entry in the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series. Offering a much more adorable and emotionally intense story, with...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    A complete package with an Amazing soundtrack and an innovative boost system that is reasonably fun and enjoyable.

    Sonic Riders: Zero Gravity

    Rated on May 20, 2008 by TristanH12

    A complete package with an Amazing soundtrack and an innovative boost system that is reasonably fun and enjoyable.

    Sonic Riders: Zero Gravity is the pseudo-sequel to the previous generation's Sonic Riders. Everything is still intact with the racing formula: race around on various tracks in various locations with...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Simple to Grasp, Madly Addictive!!!

    Pop

    Rated on May 12, 2008 by TristanH12

    Simple to Grasp, Madly Addictive!!!

    Pop is definitely one of my favorite games of late as it is madly addictive. Who knew that popping bubbles could turn into hours upon hours of madness? Pop is a simple game that revolves around ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Extremely Fun! And interesting!

    Aegis Wing

    Rated on January 21, 2008 by TristanH12

    Extremely Fun! And interesting!

    Ultimately Aegis Wing is one of my favorite shooters of the recent days. With the ability to play with four players and go through the game, it offers the best for four player shooter fun. It is qui...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Amazing graphics, controls, and addictive Online Play! Amazing

    FIFA Soccer 08

    Rated on January 19, 2008 by TristanH12

    Amazing graphics, controls, and addictive Online Play! Amazing

    I myself do not consider myself a football fan. However in the world of worldwide sports, I must say that FIFA has taught me about Soccer/Football more so than I would have ever learned anywhere else...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Awesome Game plagued by terrible camera!

    Sonic and the Secret Rings

    Rated on December 27, 2007 by TristanH12

    Awesome Game plagued by terrible camera!

    Sonic and The Secret Rings is perhaps my favorite Wii game to date, and this comes nearly almost one year since its initial release. This Sonic game does everything right in my opinion. There is a ca...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    A Must have for any RPG Fan

    Tales of Eternia

    Rated on December 21, 2007 by TristanH12

    A Must have for any RPG Fan

    Literally, Tales of Eternia for the PSP, is an awesome game to own. Unfortunately, due to some issues it was never released in the US. Luckily though, people have managed to land themselves the UK cop...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7
    Graphically unimpressive, Great for fans!

    The Golden Compass

    Rated on December 09, 2007 by TristanH12

    Graphically unimpressive, Great for fans!

    The Golden Compass for the Wii, is perhaps an exceptionally great game to own for those who were fans of the movie and the books. Most of what happens in the game has happened in the movie with excru...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The Best Sonic to Date is as perfect as ever on the Wii!

    Sonic the Hedgehog 2

    Rated on November 10, 2007 by TristanH12

    The Best Sonic to Date is as perfect as ever on the Wii!

    Sonic the Hedgehog 2 for the Virtual Console remains true to to classic Sega Genesis one of times past. For the nice price of only about 800 points on the Virtual Console, it is a great value for a gr...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.