User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.29/10

Total of 283 user reviews spread across 283 releases

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  • User Rating:9.5
    Donkey Kong Country 2 maintains the brilliance of the original but adds better level design.

    Super Donkey Kong 2: Dixie & Diddy

    Donkey Kong Country 2 maintains the brilliance of the original but adds better level design.

    Donkey Kong Country was a message to SEGA in the mid 90s of how to show off a consoles capabiltiies with its graphical design. Story Donkey Kong Country 2 sees Donkey Kong getting kidnapped by KIng K Rool and its ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Street Fighter Alpha 2 brings more fighters and moves to the series.

    Street Fighter Zero 2

    Street Fighter Alpha 2 brings more fighters and moves to the series.

    Street Fighter Alpha Warrior Dreams was a good game but the sequel improves on it in many ways. With more characters to choose from and more moves as well. Story Well each character has their own turn of events and... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Fifa 11 still maintains the high quality of the beautiful game.

    FIFA Soccer 11

    Fifa 11 still maintains the high quality of the beautiful game.

    Last years Fifa was without doubt the best one and destroyed PES in terms of gameplay and content. Fifa this time has added a few new improvements to keep thing nice and different. Modes Well there's the Creat a Pl... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Has the wait been worthwhile.

    Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds

    Has the wait been worthwhile.

    Marvel vs Capcom 2 was considered one of the finest fighters ever to grace the world with its all star cast and massive combos. 10 years later Marvel vs Capcom 3 has finally hit the consoles but is it worth the wait. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    Needs to catch up to the likes of Ratchet and Jak.

    Sly Raccoon

    Needs to catch up to the likes of Ratchet and Jak.

    Jak and Ratchet stamped their mark as 2 of the finest platform characters on the PS2 but could Sly Cooper be sneaky enough to dethrone them. Story Well the story is Sly and his friends Bentley and Murphy are hoping... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:1.5
    One of the worst Sonic games ever made.

    Sonic Drift

    One of the worst Sonic games ever made.

    First of all when Mario hit the track I think thats when SEGA thought lets have Sonic jump on the bandwagon and see what happens. First of all I have to clearly point out I played this game on the Sonic Adventure DX Bonu... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Jak 3 is basically more of the same as Jak 2 but thats not really a bad thing.

    Jak 3

    Jak 3 is basically more of the same as Jak 2 but thats not really a bad thing.

    Jak 2 is one of the finest platformers around and Jak 3 is also a very good game but it is more of the same but is that a bad thing make your mind up. Story Jak is sent to the desert and left there to die basically... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    This is a masterpiece and the best 3D Sonic game.

    Sonic Adventure International

    This is a masterpiece and the best 3D Sonic game.

    When I first saw footage of the game screenshots looked amazing. This is a top quality game. Story Dr Eggman unleashes Chaos a creature that can transform and get stronger by eating Chaos Emeralds and it is up to S... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    With different types of games to make and play LittleBigPlanet 2 should not be missed.

    LittleBigPlanet 2

    With different types of games to make and play LittleBigPlanet 2 should not be missed.

    LittleBigPlanet was a game where you could create your own Sackboy and levels adding replay value but was only really limited to one genre but the sequel pushes it even further with more user created content. Story ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    In single player its great but get more friends and you will have a blast.

    New Super Mario Bros. Wii

    In single player its great but get more friends and you will have a blast.

    When we first heard about this game and saw 4 players we were shocked and was it gonna be a problem. Well not at all is the answer New Super Mario Bros Wii is good in 1 player and even better with more players playing wi... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    A fast and furious race that racing fans will enjoy

    Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit

    A fast and furious race that racing fans will enjoy

    Need For Speed Hot Pursuit is a racer that is fast and furious and fun as well. Hot Pursuit takes it back to its roots with fantastic speed and cool weapons The gameplay you drive for the line and aim to get the faste... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Could have done with more content.

    Super Mario All-Stars (Super Mario Bros. 25th Anniversary Limited Edition)

    Could have done with more content.

    Mario All Stars was released on the SNES way back in 1993 and it can now be played on the Wii. Is it any good and what about the extras. The game features 4 Mario games and a soundtrack. A soundtrack of certain tunes ... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Donkey Kong Country Returns shows 2D platformers are back with a bang.

    Donkey Kong Country Returns

    Donkey Kong Country Returns shows 2D platformers are back with a bang.

    The Donkey Kong Country games are no strangers to difficult and quality and this is no exception. Gameplay Donkey Kong is played using the Wii mote on its side of with the Wii mote and Nunchuck combo. The goal is s... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    The Ultimate Street Fighter 4.

    Super Street Fighter IV

    The Ultimate Street Fighter 4.

    Street Fighter 4 had alot of good things about it but also had some cons about it to the question is have Capcom manage to sort the problems out. New Characters We have 10 Newcomers, Ibuiki,Makoto and Dudley from T... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Pac Man celebrates 30 years with a very fun game.

    Pac-Man Championship Edition DX

    Pac Man celebrates 30 years with a very fun game.

    Pac Man has been around for over 30 years and spending quarters in the arcade was amazingly fun and addictive. Pac Man was one of the most addictive games out there along with Tetris,Super Mario Bros,Donkey Kong and Spac... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Not the racing revolution the PS3 was expecting.

    Gran Turismo 5

    Not the racing revolution the PS3 was expecting.

    When Forza 3 came out for the 360 last year the team behind Gran Turismo had alot of pressure to not only beat Fora 3 but the lengthy delays put more pressure and expectations but in the end its left wondering what they ... Read Full Review

    3 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    The game has excellent graphics and still plays well even today.

    Super Donkey Kong

    The game has excellent graphics and still plays well even today.

    Donkey Kong Country was a big game because it had such amazing graphics at the time and was one massive game so how does it hold up. The answer is pretty well. The gameplay is a typical sidescroller get to the end of ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    A little bit to short

    Ratchet & Clank: Quest for Booty

    A little bit to short

    Quest for Booty is a downloadable game from the Playstation Store and is a mini adventure. Story Ratchet and Clank Tools of Destruction was a great game with a great story but it ended on a cliffhanger. Clank was s... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    The controls are a bit difficult to get to grips with and well the cut scene interupt the flow of the game.

    Metroid: Other M

    The controls are a bit difficult to get to grips with and well the cut scene interupt the flow of the game.

    Metroid Other M is taking elements from Super Metroid and Prime and mixing them as one and the end result is Metroid Other M. Which does suffer some big flaws in certain areas but it still should be given a look. Stor... Read Full Review

    2 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Action.Adventure and puzzles as well as memorable characters this is a game you shouldn't miss if you have a PS3.

    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

    Action.Adventure and puzzles as well as memorable characters this is a game you shouldn't miss if you have a PS3.

    Naughty Dog the creators of Jak and Daxter and Crash Bandicoot have made a new type of game with adventure and action and the end result is Uncharted one of the finest looking games on the PS3. Story The story invo... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    A remake which you could say is better than the original.

    Super Mario Advance 3: Yoshi Island + Mario Brothers

    A remake which you could say is better than the original.

    Yoshis Island appeared on the SNES in the later days and was one big game which indeed had excellent gameplay so how does it hold up. Story Well a Stork is delivering a pair of baby brothers but is attacked by Kame... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    2 of the finest PS2 games updated and in one and in HD.

    God of War Collection (Ultimate Combo Pack)

    2 of the finest PS2 games updated and in one and in HD.

    God of War came out late in the PS2 lifespan so many will have missed it. So it was a good idea worth bringing them out in the run up to God of War 3. Both games have an impressive story the first one where Kratos has... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    A great set of puzzles,massive bosses and epic story make this a must get game and a fitting end to the trilogy.

    God of War III

    A great set of puzzles,massive bosses and epic story make this a must get game and a fitting end to the trilogy.

    God of War came out late in the PS2 period and its games have been great. PS3 owners have been waiting for Kratos to make his appearence on the PS3 but was the wait worth it. Story Well it continues where the last ... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    God of War 2 packs more puzzles and creative bosses to make it better than the original.

    God of War II

    God of War 2 packs more puzzles and creative bosses to make it better than the original.

    God of War came out late in the PS2 lifespan and normally those sorts of games aren't masterpieces. Well the first one was and this is to but better. Story Kratos being the new God of War goes to Sparta and he real... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Probably one of the biggest open game worlds ever and best as well.

    Red Dead Redemption

    Probably one of the biggest open game worlds ever and best as well.

    Red Dead Redemption is from Rockstar Games the creators of GTA and possibly surpasses it in terms of exploration,variation and stuff to do. Story It takes place in the Wild West setting and you are John Marston an... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    It's GTA in school

    Bully

    It's GTA in school

    Rockstar are known for their games that offer free roaming just about anywhere and Bully is no exception but is it any good. Story Jimmy Hopkins has been kicked out of so many schools that he comes to Bullworth Hig... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Mario is back among the stars and he is better than he has ever been.

    Super Mario Galaxy 2

    Mario is back among the stars and he is better than he has ever been.

    When Super Mario Galaxy hit the Wii it was a groundbreaking and a fresh game. Nintendo left alot out the first game and decided why not make another Mario Galaxy because so much was left out of the first game. So Nintend... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    An excellent start to a wonderful trilogy and one of the PS2 finest games.

    God of War (Greatest Hits)

    An excellent start to a wonderful trilogy and one of the PS2 finest games.

    A firm franchise in its own right and does really well to say its a late PS2 game in its lifespan. Story God of War takes place in Anicient Greece and a Spartan named Kratos who is given the the task of killing ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    If you like GTA4 you should like this.

    Saints Row 2

    If you like GTA4 you should like this.

    Saints Row is more of GTA type of game doing missions and such but is it better. Story Well you break out of prison and have to do certain missions and take down rival gangs as well. Gameplay In the Normal st... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    It makes a good Mario Kart clone but the commentator is incredibly annoying.

    Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing

    It makes a good Mario Kart clone but the commentator is incredibly annoying.

    In the past games starring Sonic trying to rip off Mario in the past has back fired but this racing game no only turns out to be a good clone it actually is fun to play. Modes The game has plenty Grand Prix,Split S... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    A racing game that actually has alot of options and things to do.

    GRID

    A racing game that actually has alot of options and things to do.

    As racing games go. Race Driver Grid is a game that should be tried by anyone that loves arcade racing games. Gameplay Well you get a Career Mode,Time Trial Mode and plenty of over options as well. The Career Mode ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Is it the Mario Kart beater the PS3 was expecting.

    ModNation Racers

    Is it the Mario Kart beater the PS3 was expecting.

    Modnation Racers sounded like a fantastic idea at the time with the track creater and other tools. Is it the Little Big Planet of the kart racer. Story Well you are rookie driver aiming to be the best so not much o... Read Full Review

    4 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Jaks back and he's got a dark side and guns this time.

    Jak II: Renegade

    Jaks back and he's got a dark side and guns this time.

    Jak and Daxter was a fine game but it did lack the action of rivals Ratchet and Clank but Naughty Dog have upped their game again. Story Jak and friends are relaxing until Jak and Daxter enter a portal. Jak is take... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    From the makers of Crash Naughty Dog have done it again.

    Jak and Daxter: the Precursor Legacy

    From the makers of Crash Naughty Dog have done it again.

    After Naughty Dog stopped making the Crash games they started work on a new franchise called Jak and Daxter. Story Well Jak and Daxter go to an island and Daxter ends up losing his human form and gets turned into a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    A bit short but it feels a bit more like the old Resident Evil we knew and love

    Resident Evil 5: Lost in Nightmares

    A bit short but it feels a bit more like the old Resident Evil we knew and love

    Resident Evil 5 Lost in Nightmares is downloadable on the Playstation Store and XBox Live Arcade for about 4 pounds. It is in the game Resident Evil 5 under the downloadable content option. The Story It takes place... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    If you loved Resident Evil 5 then you will probably love this if you didn't then you won't like it at all.

    Resident Evil 5: Desperate Escape

    If you loved Resident Evil 5 then you will probably love this if you didn't then you won't like it at all.

    The first added DLC was the old style of Resident Evil it felt dark and a bit creepy in areas and the puzzles were quiet clever this on the other hand is part of the story of Resident Evil 5. Story Featuring Jill ... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    With a good character roster and solid online this is a must for anybody that loves fighting games.

    Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars

    With a good character roster and solid online this is a must for anybody that loves fighting games.

    Tatsunoko vs Capcom is an exclusive fighter for the Wii and it is basically another game in the vs series. It is a very fun game to play online and with a solid single player and plenty of modes. Characters Well Ca... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    If this is the last Ratchet and Clank game made by Insomniac they have gone out in style.

    Ratchet & Clank Future 2

    If this is the last Ratchet and Clank game made by Insomniac they have gone out in style.

    This is the third Ratchet and Clank game made for the PS3 and it is a continuation of the last game A Quest for Booty. So how is it. Story You get a quick recap of the previous 2 game installment of what happened t... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    It shows how far it has fallen behind Fifa its still a good game but not a patch on Fifa 10

    Pro Evolution Soccer 2010

    It shows how far it has fallen behind Fifa its still a good game but not a patch on Fifa 10

    PES was once the king of the soccer titles but it has fallen away from that for a while and this game hardly is any different from previous PES titles. Gameplay Well the game is basically the same as the last one w... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    An amazing game full of great cut scenes and it also adds a new set of ideas which makes it the best game on the PS3.

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Platinum)

    An amazing game full of great cut scenes and it also adds a new set of ideas which makes it the best game on the PS3.

    This game was really expected to deliver and it so does in terms of expectations. Story Snake is rapidly ageing and is called on by his old pal Otacon to do one last mission. He is told that Liquid is controlling ... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful