User Reviews & Ratings
Total of 24 user reviews spread across 24 releases
When Halo: Combat Evolved was released back in 2001 as a launch title for the original Xbox, it was highly revered for a multitude of reasons. It set the standard for how first-person shooters would be designed for conso... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Gears of War 3 is the definitive Gears package and offers a slew of content that will keep you coming back for more.
The Gears of War franchise has always been high caliber offering visceral action, top-notch visuals and tons of excessive gore. Gears of War 3 is no different, but manages to surpass that level of quality in just about ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
While numerous issues and bugs get in the way, Dead Island is a good zombie slaying time, especially with friends.
At a glance, Dead Island doesn't seem to be anything special. It looks like yet another first-person shooter with a survival horror theme, a mash up that gamers are all too familiar with. However, in reality, Dead Island... Read Full Review1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
The original Deus Ex, released back in 2000, is considered by some to be one of the best RPG's of the last generation. It offered a level of choice in how players accomplished their goals that was groundbreaking at the t... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
It's certainly not for everyone, but those looking for a truly unique experience will likely fall in love with Catherine
For every pile of generic action games and cookie-cutter first person shooters, there comes along a game like Catherine. A game that stands out from the crowd and can rightfully call itself unique. Catherine accomplishes... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
The Xbox Live Summer of Arcade for 2011 officially kicks off with Bastion, the premiere title from developer Supergiant Games, and sets a high benchmark for the upcoming games in Microsoft's summer downloadable line-up. ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
There are times when those who play games just want to have some mindless fun. They don't want an elaborate narrative or complex mechanics, they just want to run around shooting anything that moves without consequence. E... Read Full Review1 of 5 users found the following review helpful
Reimagining a game that many consider a classic can be tricky. Not only does a developer need to make an older property seem fresh and exciting to a newer generation of gamers, they must do so without alienating the more... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Open world games themed around crime are not a new concept, but rarely do games with this in mind take the time to delve into the nitty gritty of police work, often devolving from one shoot-out to the next. Team Bondi's ... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
uke Nukem Forever is finally out. That is a statement that most gamers thought they would never hear. After being stuck in development limbo for 14 years, becoming a running joke in the gaming world, and even being cance... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Trenched is the latest downloadable game from Double Fine Productions and differs greatly from their previous titles in one major way. While Double Fine's previous forays into downloadable games have relied largely on th... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
F.E.A.R 3's multiplayer saves the game from being a total letdown, but F.E.A.R 3 is disappointing in most other respects
F.E.A.R 3, the latest in the F.E.A.R series, is the first game in the trilogy to be made by a studio other than Monolith. While the two previous games offered genuine scares and exciting minute-to-minute action, F.E.A.R ... Read Full Review3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
The internet has been the place where many unknown artists can publish their work for others to enjoy. Newgrounds.com is well-known for it high quality content and is where Alien Hominid, a flash game created by Dan Pala... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Games often require one to accept things that may not be possible in reality. Picking up health packs to save you from death or having unlimited ammo for a weapon are common things that we see in games all the time and o... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Lost Planet is both beautiful and fun, but a few problems get in the way of an otherwise enjoyable game.
Capcom has proven themselves time and time again to be capable of creating interesting, beautiful and action packed titles for every system imaginable. Their newest game, Lost Planet, continues this trend by offering bea... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
It seems that for every game Rockstar makes, there is always someone there attempting to give the product a bad name. With all the media coverage surrounding Rockstar’s popular Grand Theft Auto series, it’s no surprise t... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Ah, memories. Aren’t they precious? Remember your first kiss or the when you learned to drive? Well, how about that time you skipped school just to finish the last level of Doom? Yup, those were the days. Now, to help us... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
When GTA3 was released back in 2001, it was recognized for being extremely violent, mature, and, most importantly, fun. With all the superb follows ups to the series, it was no surprise that many imitators would attempt ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
One of the best games released for Xbox Live Arcade that will keep you coming back long after you've mastered it.
When the Xbox360 was first announced, we were promised an innovative marketplace where we could download many great and classic arcade games. Now that the Xbox360 is here, we have Xbox Live Arcade. One of the first and m... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
While it certainly isn't perfect, Dead Rising makes for a fun game that anyone with a Xbox360 would be proud to own.
When most people hear the name Capcom, they think zombies. The publisher’s name is well-known for the Resident Evil series, a slow paced action adventure game that has you wondering around cramped corridors with awkward ... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
If you want some fast and easy achievement points, then it's worth the $5. If not, the trail version will suit you fine.
Ah Pac-Man. One of the most popular and addictive games ever created. Still fun to play even today and there isn't anyone who doesn't know what it is. Now, for 400 Microsoft Points (around $5), you can play Pac-Man all y... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
We all remember Street Fighter, no matter how old you are. The older people will remember playing it in arcades and cheering your friends on. I remember playing in on my Sega back in the late 90's and I remember being go... Read Full Review4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Everyone expected great things out of Prey. It was supposed to be this fantastic shooter that had so many unique ideas. To a degree, it is. The shooting action is solid and the gravity and portal aspects are a refreshing... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Evryone has heard of Uno. We all remember the first time playing it, being confused with all the rules and funky looking cards. It was nothing like the 5 Card Draw or Texas Hold Em' games we had played before. We would s... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful