User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.9/10

Total of 38 user reviews spread across 38 releases

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  • User Rating 9
    An amazing puzzle game, standing amongst the greats like Tetris and Bejewled. <br />
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True Score: 8.7

    Trism

    Rated on October 26, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    An amazing puzzle game, standing amongst the greats like Tetris and Bejewled. <br /> <br /> True Score: 8.7

    Trism was one of the launch games for the iPhone/ iPod Touch. While some of the other launch games only showed off one of the the device's features, Trism shows all of them off incredibly well. In T...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Naughty Dog is off to a good start with their first PS3 game.<br />
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True Score: 8.2

    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

    Rated on October 12, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Naughty Dog is off to a good start with their first PS3 game.<br /> <br /> True Score: 8.2

    Uncharted Drake's Fortune is Naughty Dog's first game for the Playstation 3. In it, you play as Nathan Drake, a descendant of Sir Francis Drake and a treasure hunter, in search of El Dorado's treasure...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Welcome to Liberty City.

    Grand Theft Auto IV

    Rated on July 04, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Welcome to Liberty City.

    Rockstar North has created the best game that I have ever played. They have created a game with fantastic gameplay, great online play, and a masterful story, full of grest characters. I can't give it ...

    14 out of 19 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    The last great Tony Hawk game.<br />
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True Score: 8.7

    Tony Hawk's Underground

    Rated on April 11, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    The last great Tony Hawk game.<br /> <br /> True Score: 8.7

    Tony Hawk's Underground is the first game in the series to have a story mode. In it, you play as a New Jersey skater who is looking to become a Pro, in what is my personal favorite story in the series...

    5 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Tony Hawk for beginners.

    Tony Hawk's American Wasteland

    Rated on April 11, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Tony Hawk for beginners.

    Tony Hawk's American Wasteland has you play as a creted character who just moved out to L.A. In L.A. he meets up with a group of skaters and helps them make their skate park great. While this is one o...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Where is the other level?<br />
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True Score: 8.4

    Donkey Kong

    Rated on April 09, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Where is the other level?<br /> <br /> True Score: 8.4

    Donkey Kong is a port of the original arcade game. There is one difference, though. It is missing one level from the original. This greatly hurts the game's value. There are three levels in the gam...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    A good game, but fails to capitalize on the potential it had.<br />
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True Score: 8.2

    Tony Hawk's Proving Ground

    Rated on April 08, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    A good game, but fails to capitalize on the potential it had.<br /> <br /> True Score: 8.2

    Tony Hawk's Proving Ground is the 9nth game in the main Tony Hawk series. This time Neversoft gives you a choice on how you want to make your skater. They can skate as a career, to inovate, or they ca...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    How did Neversoft's first try at a music game turn out?<br />
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True Score: 9.1

    Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock

    Rated on April 08, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    How did Neversoft's first try at a music game turn out?<br /> <br /> True Score: 9.1

    Two years ago, Harmonix popularized the music genre with a masterpiece called Guitar Hero. Two years later, they have left the series to work on bigger (and possibly better) things, with the Guitar He...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Guitar Hero II goes back to the 80's.<br />
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True Score: 7.6

    Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80s

    Rated on April 08, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Guitar Hero II goes back to the 80's.<br /> <br /> True Score: 7.6

    Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80's is not a real sequal to Guitar Hero II. It has been called an expansion pack. Well whatever you call it, it can also be called the worst Guitar Hero yet. It is prett...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    Rock the World!<br />
True Score: 9.3

    Rock Band

    Rated on April 08, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Rock the World!<br /> True Score: 9.3

    Rock Band is the newest game from Harmonix, who previously made the Guitar Hero games. This time, though, you can also sing and play drums. You play guitar and bass mostly the same as in Guitar H...

    8 out of 11 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Improves on the original in almost every way.<br />
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True Score: 8.1

    LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy

    Rated on April 08, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Improves on the original in almost every way.<br /> <br /> True Score: 8.1

    Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy is the sequal to Lego Star Wars. This time you play through the "Classic" Star Wars Trilogy instead of the "Meh" quality prequals. This game is better than the ...

    4 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    True Score: 7.8

    Assassin's Creed

    Rated on April 01, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    True Score: 7.8

    Assassin's Creed has you play as Altair, a legendary assassin in the year 1191 A.D. That is all I will say about the story so that I don't accidently spoil it for you. It is something you need to expe...

    11 out of 16 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    Its trying to appeal to everyone, keeps Brawl from perfection.<br />
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True Score: 8.9

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl

    Rated on March 22, 2008 by dsplayer1010

    Its trying to appeal to everyone, keeps Brawl from perfection.<br /> <br /> True Score: 8.9

    Here it is... The most anticipated Wii game has arrived! Does it deliver? Of course! Super Smash Bros. Brawl has it all. Great characters, great levels, great fighting, great fan service and more. Is...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    More than a year after the prototype was first shown off, the Wii Zapper is finally released.

    Link's Crossbow Training

    Rated on December 31, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    More than a year after the prototype was first shown off, the Wii Zapper is finally released.

    Link's Crossbow Training comes with the Wii Zapper for $20. While it can be played without it, the game was designed to utalize the Wii Zapper. "B" is to shoot, "Z" is to zoom, and You use the control...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Where do I start????

    Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4

    Rated on December 28, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Where do I start????

    Neversoft took the already fantastic Tony Hawk formula and added new tricks and a new goal system. The time I spent playing this game were some of my favorite gaming moments of all time. Wow... just w...

    10 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Super Mario Galaxy is an amazing platforming experience that shouldn't be missed by anyone!

    Super Mario Galaxy

    Rated on November 22, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Super Mario Galaxy is an amazing platforming experience that shouldn't be missed by anyone!

    I have to admit, I wasn't that excited for this game. I thought it would be good, but not great. After playing this though, I knew I was wrong. This is one f the greatest games that I've ever played....

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5
    NBA Street returns for its best installment yet!<br />
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True Score: 9.6

    NBA Street V3

    Rated on November 09, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    NBA Street returns for its best installment yet!<br /> <br /> True Score: 9.6

    NBA Street has always been a great series. It took street basketball, added pros into the mix, and made a really fun expierience. Now for V3, all this and more returns for the best NBA Street game to ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Even after all these years, Tetris is still fun to play and addictive.

    Tetris DS

    Rated on November 04, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Even after all these years, Tetris is still fun to play and addictive.

    Tetris ahs been around for years. And though its gameplay is simple, building blocks to make lines, its proves fun and addictive every time. In Tetris DS, the classic Tetris gameplay is back with som...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    The greatest arcade sports series is back for Volume 2. And it is still amazing.<br />
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True Score: 9.2

    NBA Street Vol. 2

    Rated on November 04, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The greatest arcade sports series is back for Volume 2. And it is still amazing.<br /> <br /> True Score: 9.2

    NBA Street Volume 2 is the sequal to NBA Street. This game keeps the same, great gameplay. But adds some new things. There are two single player modes. One has you play as an NBA team, and play other ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    Sly Cooper and The Thievius Raccoonus is a fun game. I only wish it was longer.<br />
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True Score: 8.6

    Sly Raccoon

    Rated on November 04, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Sly Cooper and The Thievius Raccoonus is a fun game. I only wish it was longer.<br /> <br /> True Score: 8.6

    In Sly Cooper and the Thievius Raccoonus, you play as Sly Cooper. The latest in a long line of master thief raccoons. The day that Sly is set to inherit his family's book of thieving techniques, call...

    5 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Gameplay stays great, but dit doesn't feel as fun as previous installments.<br />
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True Score: 7.9

    Tony Hawk's Project 8

    Rated on November 03, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Gameplay stays great, but dit doesn't feel as fun as previous installments.<br /> <br /> True Score: 7.9

    With Tony Hawk's Project 8, Neversoft ditches having long stories like in the last three games, and keep the story at a minimum and focuses mainly on skating. And while the gameplay is great. It seems...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9
    Plumber Power!

    New Super Mario Bros.

    Rated on July 24, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Plumber Power!

    New Super Mario Bros. Is an all-new 2D-Sidescroller for the DS. The game almost perfectly captures the feel of past 2D Mario Games. The gameplay stays the same but adds a few things. You kill enim...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Rock On!!!

    Guitar Hero (w/Guitar)

    Rated on July 07, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Rock On!!!

    Guitar Hero is not only the best Rythm game ever, but it is one of the greatest games period. It simply is a masterpiece. Now while you can play with a dualshock, it is ment to be played with the M...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.9
    Guitar Hero 2 is an absolutly great game. i only wish it had a little better of a soundtrack.

    Guitar Hero II

    Rated on July 06, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Guitar Hero 2 is an absolutly great game. i only wish it had a little better of a soundtrack.

    i got this game 2 or 3 days after it came out. but because of my chronic procrastination, im just getting around to writing the review (ill get help for my problem later, i swear) Guitar Hero 2 basica...

    7 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    A fun game, but too easy and too short.

    LEGO Star Wars

    Rated on July 01, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    A fun game, but too easy and too short.

    Lego Star Wars: The Video Game has you take control of play through the Star Wars prequals. While it may sound like it would be some cruddy movie tie-in, the result is an easy, short, fun game. You...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    The best snowboarding game ever made.

    SSX Tricky

    Rated on June 25, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The best snowboarding game ever made.

    SSX Tricky is a very fun game. You do tricks by hitting one of the triggers or a combination of them. Then you can use Square to tweak the trick. If you you hit left or right on the d-pad a little bi...

    10 out of 11 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6
    The NBA meets street ball.

    NBA Street

    Rated on June 24, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The NBA meets street ball.

    NBA Street is the first game in the NBA Street series. And while it's not the best in the series, (That would have to be V3,) it's still an incredibly fun arcade basketball game and definately worth p...

    8 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3
    Ratchet and Clank are back!

    Ratchet & Clank 3 (Platinum)

    Rated on June 22, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Ratchet and Clank are back!

    And this time they have to stop the evil Dr. Nefarious from destroying all organic life in the universe. The gameplay has stayed the same. X is jump, O is shoot, Square is use the wrench, Triangle is ...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    The Best, most addictive, most fun game on the DS

    Animal Crossing: Wild World

    Rated on June 20, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The Best, most addictive, most fun game on the DS

    Animal Crossing: Wild World is a lot like the original. It has you moving to a new town and making it great. While getting new tools, clothes and making your house better. But a few things have change...

    9 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    The last great Crash game.

    Crash Bandicoot XS

    Rated on June 16, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The last great Crash game.

    Crash Bandicoot: The Huge Adventure is the last Crash game that I remember being great. It gives you the feel of Crash games from the Naughty-Dog era. You use the d-pad to move, A to jump, B to spin, ...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3
    The hit Japenese DS game comes to America. And man is it good!

    Elite Beat Agents

    Rated on April 06, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The hit Japenese DS game comes to America. And man is it good!

    At first I didn't get what all the hype was about. &quot;So what, it's tapping circles,&quot; I often said to myself. Then it won DS game of the year here at Gamespot and IGN, I decided to check it ou...

    10 out of 12 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7
    Don't believe the reviews, this is a fun game!

    Hajimete no Wii (w/Remote)

    Rated on March 16, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Don't believe the reviews, this is a fun game!

    Wii Play comes with a Wiimote for an extra $10. Now a lot of critics have been bashing it as a simple tech demo, and if it didn't come with with the extra wiimote, it couldn't be sold as a game. I dis...

    11 out of 12 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    Never played the first two, but this is a great game.

    Kingdom Hearts II

    Rated on March 01, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Never played the first two, but this is a great game.

    Gameplay in Kingdom Hearts 2 is very fun. X is to attack, and you can do a lot of different comninations for different attacks. O is to jump.Triangle is the reaction command. If you hit that at the ri...

    7 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    The media couldn't stop it from being released, and nothing can stop it from being one of the best games of the year.

    Bully

    Rated on February 22, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The media couldn't stop it from being released, and nothing can stop it from being one of the best games of the year.

    Bully is about a kid, named Jimmy Hopkins, who is forced to go to the worst school in the country, Bullwoth Academy, while his mom is on her 5th honeymoon, that lasts for the whole year. At the school...

    9 out of 11 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    The best of the Mario Kart best.

    Mario Kart DS (DS Bundle)

    Rated on February 18, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    The best of the Mario Kart best.

    Mario Kart is the best Mario Kart yet. The gameplay is great, the multiplayer is great, and it is has a lot to keep you playing for a long time. Every gameplay aspect is fine tuned in Mario Kart DS...

    8 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    One of the best party games ever.

    Rayman Raving Rabbids

    Rated on February 15, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    One of the best party games ever.

    Rayman Raving Rabbids is not like previous games (except Rayman Arena sorta,) Instead of a platformer, it is a party game. And this isn't a Mario Party rip-off either, it is a party game with many enj...

    10 out of 10 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7
    &quot;Awesome&quot;

    Wii Sports

    Rated on February 12, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    &quot;Awesome&quot;

    just got my wii today, so i decided to review wii sports. some of you may be thinking, &quot;its free so it must be terrible&quot;. but its very addictive and very fun. the games that come in it are t...

    10 out of 11 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3
    Couldn't have asked for a better pack-in with my xbox (before you ask &quot;what about halo&quot;, i dont like halo.)

    Top Spin

    Rated on February 10, 2007 by dsplayer1010

    Couldn't have asked for a better pack-in with my xbox (before you ask &quot;what about halo&quot;, i dont like halo.)

    i got thi and ncaa 2005 as a pack-in when i got my xbox. and i was surprised how good it was. now im not a diehard, or even casuual tennis fan, ( i can name like 1 player, but he retired,) but this is...

    8 out of 8 found this review helpful.