User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.52/10

Total of 92 user ratings spread across 92 releases

  1. 10
    (6)
  2. 9
    (41)
  3. 8
    (33)
  4. 7
    (6)
  5. 6
    (3)
  6. 5
    (1)
  7. 4
    (0)
  8. 3
    (1)
  9. 2
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  10. 1
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  • Review Score:8.5
    While no real innovation is present, MW3 takes the best of CoD and wraps it into one content-filled package.

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

    While no real innovation is present, MW3 takes the best of CoD and wraps it into one content-filled package.

    Overall: 8.8/10 Difficulty: Easy Time spent to date: 40+ hours Bottom Line: The most CoD Activision could cram into an annual release Pros: + The story and campaign are engaging, fast-paced, and smooth + Some of ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    A spectacular visual feast, but has polish issues. Still changes the expectations of what modern shooters should be.

    Battlefield 3

    A spectacular visual feast, but has polish issues. Still changes the expectations of what modern shooters should be.

    Pros: + Absolutely stunning visuals and realistic physics + Great multiplayer experience + Mission design keeps things fresh and moving at an amiable pace + Flow of the story is expertly paced and engaging + Integra... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Resistance 3 ultimately fails at what it set out to do: wrap up a superb series and improve vastly on its predecessor.

    Resistance 3

    Resistance 3 ultimately fails at what it set out to do: wrap up a superb series and improve vastly on its predecessor.

    Resistance 3 Review Pros: + Breath of fresh air that does not include regenerating health + Weapon wheel is back + Great variety of weapons and secondary fire modes + Mission design and variety are among the best in... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Resistance 2

  • Rating:9

    Final Fantasy X

  • Rating:6.5

    Castlevania II: Simon's Quest

  • Rating:7.5

    50 Cent: Blood on the Sand

  • Review Score:8
    Lords of Shadow proves it is not just another God of War clone, offering the best 3D experience in the franchise.

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow

    Lords of Shadow proves it is not just another God of War clone, offering the best 3D experience in the franchise.

    Overall: 7.8/10 Pros: + Great story + Memorable moments abound + Sensibly violent in a not "over the top" kind of way + Perfect length + Immersive and finely detailed environments + Fun and challenging puzzles ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5
    Dead Space 2 improves on every aspect of the original while providing a significantly horrifying experience.

    Dead Space 2

    Dead Space 2 improves on every aspect of the original while providing a significantly horrifying experience.

    Overall Score: 9.3/10 (closer to 9.5 than 9.0) Pros: + More open and varying environments + Protagonist finally found a personality and some emotion + More weapons and variations to dismember and kill + Greater v... Read Full Review

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

    Final Fantasy IV Advance

  • Review Score:8.5
    Guerrilla Games takes three steps forward, but one big step backwards in this superb installment of the beloved series.

    Killzone 3

    Guerrilla Games takes three steps forward, but one big step backwards in this superb installment of the beloved series.

    Pros: + One of the best (if not the best) looking PS3/console shooter to date + Physics engine is further refined without the glitching in KZ2 + Game crosses multiple environments instead of a single, drab urban setti... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Final Fantasy VI Advance

  • Review Score:8
    Despite showing its age, it should still be experienced by fans of all ages of the genre and franchise.

    Final Fantasy VI Advance

    Despite showing its age, it should still be experienced by fans of all ages of the genre and franchise.

    Final Fantasy IV Advance is a re-release of the classic 1991 SNES game on the GameBoy Advance. There have been very few changes to the actual game, which has been ported over as it was presented on the SNES. Among the ne... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    God of War Collection

  • Rating:9

    Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

  • Review Score:2
    Ignition proves that even great franchises can have crappy spin-offs associated with them.

    Dead Space Ignition

    Ignition proves that even great franchises can have crappy spin-offs associated with them.

    Dead Space Ignition is a decent story that conceals a poor collection of mini-games. The aforementioned story details the happenings between Dead Space and the much anticipated sequel. You step into the shoes of Franco D... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Gearbox delivers another quality add on to their already addicting franchise.

    Borderlands: The Secret Armory of General Knoxx

    Gearbox delivers another quality add on to their already addicting franchise.

    As the ending credits rolled from the Zombie Island of Dr. Ned, Borderlands fans had every reason to be sad. One of the greatest new intellectual properties created in the past few years appeared to be over… UNTIL NOW!!!... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Game Dev Story

  • Review Score:8
    Vanquish marvelously delivers action as it should be: fast, fun, chaotic, and in your face!!!

    Vanquish

    Vanquish marvelously delivers action as it should be: fast, fun, chaotic, and in your face!!!

    Pros: + Intense action; and tons of it + Great selection of weapons + Rocket/Boost sliding one of the great new elements of gameplay + Surprising moments (especially the ending) + Beautiful, varied environments ... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    World War

  • Review Score:9
    Black Ops takes a trusted formula and improves on it in almost every single way… almost.

    Call of Duty: Black Ops

    Black Ops takes a trusted formula and improves on it in almost every single way… almost.

    Black Ops is the latest of the annual releases in the Call of Duty series, a game that tasked Treyarch with topping the record-breaking release of Modern Warfare 2 a year ago. Not only did they manage to top the daunting... Read Full Review

    9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Call of Duty: Black Ops

  • Rating:8

    Angry Birds: Seasons

  • Rating:8.5

    Angry Birds

  • Review Score:8.5
    BC2 does something other games cannot… force you to use team-based military tactics

    Battlefield: Bad Company 2

    BC2 does something other games cannot… force you to use team-based military tactics

    Pros: + Missions offer more variety than many other FPS games + Vehicles seamlessly integrated into gameplay + Well written story and identifiable characters + Team and enemy AI is top-notch + Best team-based multi... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Battlefield: Bad Company 2

  • Rating:8

    Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition

  • Review Score:8
    A game that aimed for the stars, but hit the sun instead of Sirius<br />
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    Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition

    A game that aimed for the stars, but hit the sun instead of Sirius<br /> <br />

    Pros: + Amazing environment and characters + Moral system actually works throughout the game with associated consequences + Game of the Year Edition gives you three expansion packs plus original game + Excellent si... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Blur

  • Review Score:8.5
    Blur successfully merges three of the most addictive games in history, but one glaring fault will turn off casual gamers

    Blur

    Blur successfully merges three of the most addictive games in history, but one glaring fault will turn off casual gamers

    Pros: + Challenging and varied campaign will keep most gamers busy for up to 30 hours + Over 50 fully licensed, real-life cars + Multiplayer that is more addictive and comprehensive than most first person shooters + ... Read Full Review

    8 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10
    Top three games of all time...

    Final Fantasy VII

    Top three games of all time...

    I know a bunch of the members are fairly new to the idea of hard core (HC) gaming. While it is a shame you missed so many good games from the first generation of the next generation consoles, this game is not a game to b... Read Full Review

    0 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Final Fantasy VII

  • Review Score:9.5
    Rockstar has not just made a great game, but the best western game on any console to date.

    Red Dead Redemption

    Rockstar has not just made a great game, but the best western game on any console to date.

    Pros: + Massively open world + J. Marston is one of the most ambitious and adventurous characters since Link + Story is the main attraction to the game + Varied and entertaining multiplayer will add hundreds of hours... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Red Dead Redemption

  • Review Score:9
    Assassin's Creed II improves every aspect of the original. The product is a near flawless gem that shouldn't be missed.

    Assassin's Creed II

    Assassin's Creed II improves every aspect of the original. The product is a near flawless gem that shouldn't be missed.

    Overall: 8.8/10 Difficulty: Overly Easy Bottom Line: Despite the few complaints most gamers will have, this game is a real contender for game of the current generation. Pros: + Gorgeous and expansive environments ... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Assassin's Creed II

  • Review Score:8.5
    Don't listen to the haters and overzealous fanboys of other FPS's, this game should not be missed by any type of gamer.

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

    Don't listen to the haters and overzealous fanboys of other FPS's, this game should not be missed by any type of gamer.

    Overall: 8.7/10 Pros: + Realistic combat, environments, and animations + Tons of weapons, grenades, and launchers to choose from + Tons of online modes to play in + Great story and character development + Addicti... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

  • Review Score:6.5
    BioShock does a lot of things right, but the things that not done right take this game from great to mediocre quickly.

    BioShock

    BioShock does a lot of things right, but the things that not done right take this game from great to mediocre quickly.

    BioShock is a game that makes your brain work harder than your skills as a gamer. However, the visit to Rapture is more than worth the reduced price of admission. Pros: + Rapture is one of the most immersive and gorg... Read Full Review

    3 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    BioShock