User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.57/10

Total of 136 user ratings spread across 136 releases

  1. 10
    (19)
  2. 9
    (47)
  3. 8
    (37)
  4. 7
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  5. 6
    (8)
  6. 5
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  7. 4
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  8. 3
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  • Rating:9

    Dead Space

  • Review Score:9
    One of the best survival horror games I've ever played!

    Dead Space

    One of the best survival horror games I've ever played!

    Breakdown: Graphics: 9.0/10 Gameplay: 9.0/10 Sound: 10/10 Story: 8.0/10 Length (1 playthrough): ~12 hours on Normal Length (1000 gamerscore): ~30 hours Overall: 9.0/10 Dead Space is definitely one of the ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Diablo is an amazing game and definitely a classic.

    Diablo

    Diablo is an amazing game and definitely a classic.

    I was a huge fan of Diablo 2 back in the day, but one thing that's always bothered me is that I never played through the original Diablo! So I finally decided to buy it and to be honest I was very impressed considering ... Read Full Review

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

    Grand Theft Auto IV

  • Review Score:9
    GTA4 is the best GTA game I have ever played!

    Grand Theft Auto IV

    GTA4 is the best GTA game I have ever played!

    GTA4 is definitely the best GTA I have ever played. It fixes problems that were found in past games, and also throws in an online multiplayer, making sure you've got at least a hundred hours of gameplay at your disposal... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Simply put, Warcraft 3: The Frozen Throne is probably the greatest game of all time.

    Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne

    Simply put, Warcraft 3: The Frozen Throne is probably the greatest game of all time.

    It has been 5 years since The Frozen Throne came out, or 6 since the original Warcraft 3 came out... so the fact that I STILL play this game is truly impressive! I have logged over 500 ladder matches online, and probabl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Crazy and insane while it lasts, but way too short

    Minna Daisuki Katamari Damacy

    Crazy and insane while it lasts, but way too short

    This is my first Katamari game, and... well, let's just say that this was one crazy game. Who'd have known that a game that just tosses you into an environment to pick up stuff into a ball could be so much fun? The gam... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    We Love Katamari

  • Review Score:9.5
    DMC4 is a must-play for fans of action games

    Devil May Cry 4

    DMC4 is a must-play for fans of action games

    DMC4 is the first game in the series that I've played, and it is, simply put, amazing! Among action games, this is one of the finest I've played in a long time. I think my favourite thing about the game has got to be... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    If your a fan of games like Animal Crossing, you should DEFINITELY give Viva Pinata a shot.

    Viva Pinata

    If your a fan of games like Animal Crossing, you should DEFINITELY give Viva Pinata a shot.

    The Good + VERY innovative, I've never really played anything quite like it before + SUPERB graphics, some of the best cartoony graphics I've ever seen + Can last you a very long time, especially if you try to go for ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    While it starts to get a bit tedious near the end, FF6 is a must have for any RPG fan.

    Final Fantasy VI Advance

    While it starts to get a bit tedious near the end, FF6 is a must have for any RPG fan.

    + Lengthy quest that took me 30 hours and had plenty of interesting sidequests + GREAT music + Terrific storyline for the first 20 or so hours + Great cast of characters that are sure to grow on you + Character custo... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5
    VERY intense.

    Gears of War

    VERY intense.

    WOW. I gotta say that Gears of War is definitely one of the most intense and action-packed games I've played in a long time. Epic really stepped it up a knotch to deliver a truely next-gen experience. For starters, ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Ridiculously awesome.

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Justice for All

    Ridiculously awesome.

    PWAA: JFA is an interesting game because it wasn't one I was super hyped for or even planned on buying at the time that I did, yet it ended up being one of the best games I've played... ever! I'd always planned on givin... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Beautiful...

    World of Warcraft

    Beautiful...

    World of Warcraft is more than a game, it's an experience. One which will last you, well, however long you want it to last. I was never really into MMORPG's before WoW, and to be honest I probably won't play another on... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Mario Strikers Charged

  • Review Score:8
    Mario Strikers Charged improves on the first one by offering more things to do and improving an already solid formula!

    Mario Strikers Charged Football

    Mario Strikers Charged improves on the first one by offering more things to do and improving an already solid formula!

    The original Super Mario Strikers was one of my favourite Mario sports games of all time, but Mario Strikers Charged manages to surpass the original by adding alot more things to do. While the basic gameplay is simila... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Even after beating it twice, I still just can't get enough of it!

    Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones

    Even after beating it twice, I still just can't get enough of it!

    Story - 10/10 Gameplay - 10/10 Graphics - 10/10 Sound - 10/10 Lasting Value - 10/10 Fire Emblem: Sacred Stones is, simply put, one of the best games available for the GBA. While I haven't played the first GBA Fir... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    WarioWare: Smooth Moves is just as insane as the ones before it.

    WarioWare: Smooth Moves

    WarioWare: Smooth Moves is just as insane as the ones before it.

    Overview: Story - N/A Gameplay - 9/10 Graphics - 8/10 Sound - 9/10 Value - 4/10 Wario's back, and is just as random and crazy as ever! Basically, the game plays out similarly to its predecessors, only this time ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    Even as a big fan of the series, I gotta admit that its starting to get old...

    Mario Party 8

    Even as a big fan of the series, I gotta admit that its starting to get old...

    Overview: Story - N/A Gameplay - 6/10 Graphics - 7/10 Sound - 7/10 Lasting Value - 5/10 I'd consider myself to be a fan of the series. I started with 4, and also have 5, 6, and the GBA version. But I dunno... a... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    I'm gunna add Tales to my thesaurus next to the word "Perfect".

    Tales of the Abyss

    I'm gunna add Tales to my thesaurus next to the word "Perfect".

    Overview: Story - 10/10 Gameplay - 10/10 Graphics - 9/10 Sound - 10/10 Lasting Value - 10/10 In case you didn't know, Tales is one of my favourite video game series (tied with Xenosaga and Fire Emblem). Naturall... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6
    Not only is SPM a HILARIOUS game, but it's also very innovative in that a game like this has never before been done.

    Super Paper Mario

    Not only is SPM a HILARIOUS game, but it's also very innovative in that a game like this has never before been done.

    Gameplay: Super Paper Mario does what no game has done before - it combines the Platformer genre with the RPG genre. It amazes me just how well this combination ended up working out - SPM is probably my favourite Wii g... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7
    Simply stunning.

    God of War II

    Simply stunning.

    Gameplay: Wow. Just wow. God of War 2 is simply amazing. It's hard to describe in words just how truly amazing this game is. The developers were able to not only surpass the original, but they were able to surpass i... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7
    Though it does feel somewhat dated, Final Fantasy IV Advance still manages to deliver an exciting RPG experience.

    Final Fantasy IV Advance

    Though it does feel somewhat dated, Final Fantasy IV Advance still manages to deliver an exciting RPG experience.

    Gameplay: Final Fantasy IV is arguably the first "true" story driven Final Fantasy. It took story telling to the next level. And even nowadays, the storyline still remains as compelling as ever, especially f... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7

    Kingdom Hearts

  • Review Score:8.7
    Kingdom Hearts successfully combines Final Fantasy with Disney to deliver an RPG experience like no other.

    Kingdom Hearts

    Kingdom Hearts successfully combines Final Fantasy with Disney to deliver an RPG experience like no other.

    Gameplay: Kingdom Hearts is an RPG with a real time battle system. The game uses a somewhat random encounter system, though you are not physically taken to a separate "battle environment" (like in Tales games... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Agents are... GO!

    Elite Beat Agents

    Agents are... GO!

    Gameplay: Elite Beat Agents is a rhythm game whose concept is simple enough: tap the screen in rhythm to the music that's currently playing. However, as simple as this formula is, it works much better than you would t... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.9

    Final Fantasy X

  • Review Score:9.9
    My favourite Final Fantasy!

    Final Fantasy X (Mega Hits!)

    My favourite Final Fantasy!

    Gameplay: Final Fantasy X plays alot different than previous games in the series, because it no longer uses the ATB bar in its battle system. Instead, you have as long as you want to decide your attacks. The battle sy... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.8

    Children of Mana

  • Review Score:5.8
    I expected alot more from Children of Mana.

    Seiken Densetsu DS: Children of Mana

    I expected alot more from Children of Mana.

    Gameplay: I expected alot from Children of Mana. Though this was my first Mana game, I'd heard great things about the series. However, in the end, Children of Mana was nothing more than a subpar, button-mashing dungeo... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9
    Though it's not the best Zelda game so far, it's still amazing and a complete joy to play!

    The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap

    Though it's not the best Zelda game so far, it's still amazing and a complete joy to play!

    Gameplay: Minish Cap is possibly the last "traditional" 2D Zelda game to ever be released, so it's definitely got a lot to live up to. And the great thing is that it does live up to the Zelda name! While it'... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.7

    Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai

  • Review Score:7.7
    Though it's pretty short, you'll have a blast playing Shin Budokai while it lasts.

    Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai

    Though it's pretty short, you'll have a blast playing Shin Budokai while it lasts.

    Gameplay: Shin Budokai plays like the classic Budokai games (not like the new Tenkaichi ones). The storymode covers the Janemba DBZ Movie, and the storymode basically involves you selecting a battle from a path (someti... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6
    One of the best DS games so far!

    Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin

    One of the best DS games so far!

    Gameplay: Castlevania: Portrain of Ruin plays similarly to other 2D Castlevania games, though it does add a few new twists of its own. For one, you now have 2 characters, a male character that uses weapons like swords,... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    Though the concept and use of the Wiimote were good, Elebits just wasn't as good as I'd hoped it would be.

    Elebits

    Though the concept and use of the Wiimote were good, Elebits just wasn't as good as I'd hoped it would be.

    Gameplay: I was kind of disappointed with Elebits. To me, the game had so much potential, but the final product just wasn’t as fun as I was anticipating. For some reason, I didn’t have as much fun as I’d hoped with El... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.2
    Great multiplayer, but weak single player - Wii Sports feels more like a supped-up tech demo than a full fledged game.

    Wii Sports

    Great multiplayer, but weak single player - Wii Sports feels more like a supped-up tech demo than a full fledged game.

    Gameplay: Wii Sports contains a total of 5 sports, some of which are awesome and some of which aren’t as good. The first sport is Wii Tennis. This is probably the best game on there, and is an absolute blast to play. ... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Twilight Princess not only lives up to the enormous hype, but surpasses it in every way possible!

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

    Twilight Princess not only lives up to the enormous hype, but surpasses it in every way possible!

    Gameplay: We’ve waited 2 and a half years, through countless delays and even a console change (from GCN to Wii), so Zelda: Twilight Princess has a lot to live up to. Does it live up to all of this hype? Not only doe... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4
    Amazing:  I've never played anything like it before.

    Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime

    Amazing: I've never played anything like it before.

    Gameplay: Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime is hard to describe. I’ve never played anything quite like it before. There are two types of gameplay in the game. The first is where you’re walking (err… sliding…) around ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    My new favourite game of all time:  I doubt there will ever be another game with a storyline that even comes close.

    Xenosaga Episode III: Zarathustra wa Kaku Katariki

    My new favourite game of all time: I doubt there will ever be another game with a storyline that even comes close.

    Gameplay: Wow. All I can say is wow. I knew that Xenosaga Episode 3 would be good, in fact I knew it would be great, but this... I didn't think it possible for a game this good to be made. Xenosaga Episode 3 is witho... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Xenosaga Episode III: Also sprach Zarathustra