User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 7.46/10

Total of 27 user reviews spread across 27 releases

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  • User Rating 7.5
    Prince of Persia may be a visually arresting game but it still misses out on the key part: gameplay.

    Prince of Persia

    Rated on January 31, 2009 by ian_fisher

    Prince of Persia may be a visually arresting game but it still misses out on the key part: gameplay.

    When new hardware is released not only does it provide a fresh start for gamers in terms of content but it allows developers to reinvent or breathe fresh air into long running franchises. With the pow...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Skate is a welcomed addition to the genre despite some small issues.

    Skate

    Rated on September 29, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Skate is a welcomed addition to the genre despite some small issues.

    Since its premiere in 1999 the Tony Hawk series has been the king of the extreme sports genre. Not only did it make skating more mainstream but it helped revolutionize the extreme sports genre which ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5
    Dynasty Warriors: Gundam is a step up from previous Gundam games but that's not saying alot.

    Gundam Musou (PlayStation 3 the Best)

    Rated on September 28, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Dynasty Warriors: Gundam is a step up from previous Gundam games but that's not saying alot.

    Well the gaming industry wouldn’t be quite the same without the yearly release of a crappy Gundam game. Dynasty Warriors: Gundam fills in that requirement as it’s the marriage between Koei’s Dynasty ...

    0 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4.5
    Lair is a solid concept but the execution of the game leaves much to be desired.

    Lair

    Rated on September 16, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Lair is a solid concept but the execution of the game leaves much to be desired.

    With the reveal of a bevy of PS3 titles in 2005 one that caught the attention of Playstation gamers was Factor 5’s Lair. Not only were gamers interested in the title because it featured dragons, whic...

    4 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10
    God of War 2 is one of the most epic games to appear for some time and is a perfect way to close the chapter on the PS2.

    God of War II

    Rated on April 30, 2007 by ian_fisher

    God of War 2 is one of the most epic games to appear for some time and is a perfect way to close the chapter on the PS2.

    The End Begins. That’s the tag line for God of War 2, the follow up to the critically acclaimed God of War. While it may not be the end for the God of War series, it is the end for the Playstation 2...

    7 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3
    Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection is a solid game to play while you wait for Tekken 6

    Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection

    Rated on April 06, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection is a solid game to play while you wait for Tekken 6

    While Tekken fans have been a bit wary based on the footage of Tekken 6 so far they can rest assured that there will be at least one good Tekken title on the PS3. Tekken 5: Dark Resurrection finally ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7
    NBA Street Homecourt is a solid effort of putting the series on the PS3 but it fails to build upon the aspects that made

    NBA Street Homecourt

    Rated on April 06, 2007 by ian_fisher

    NBA Street Homecourt is a solid effort of putting the series on the PS3 but it fails to build upon the aspects that made

    One of the best arcade sports titles to come out in the past 10 years was NBA Street. The game had the perfect mix of pure arcade fun and basketball skill. It’s been nearly 3 years since the last NB...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Flow may not have amazing gameplay but it’s an experience that shouldn’t be missed

    flOw

    Rated on April 06, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Flow may not have amazing gameplay but it’s an experience that shouldn’t be missed

    One of the most anticipated Playstation Store games has finally hit the market. Flow represents an interesting concept of having a gameplay experience yet not really being a game itself. Flow is mor...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.1
    Def Jam Icon brings some interesting elements to the fighting genre but ultimately fails as a fighting game.

    Def Jam: Icon

    Rated on April 06, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Def Jam Icon brings some interesting elements to the fighting genre but ultimately fails as a fighting game.

    Def Jam Icon is the next-gen installment in the popular Def Jam fighting franchise. The previous installments were not only fun due to their gameplay but due to the fact that they felt like an actual...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.1
    The biggest problem with Project 8 is that it’s still the same game from 8 years ago

    Tony Hawk's Project 8

    Rated on March 06, 2007 by ian_fisher

    The biggest problem with Project 8 is that it’s still the same game from 8 years ago

    One of the most popular and longest running sports franchise has been the Tony Hawk series. Since its debut in 1999 on the PS1 it has helped make skating more mainstream and has ushered in a new era ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1.8
    Mobile Suit Gundam: Crossfire is a punch in the gut to the Gundam franchise and its fans.

    Mobile Suit Gundam: Crossfire

    Rated on March 06, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Mobile Suit Gundam: Crossfire is a punch in the gut to the Gundam franchise and its fans.

    Typically giant robots provide good times. This has been proved in animes such as The Big O, Evangelion and the classic Transformers. Giant robots have also proved successful in videogames such as Z...

    6 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7
    Gran Turismo HD offers a deep experience with amazing visuals that will hold over fans waiting for GT5.

    Gran Turismo HD Concept

    Rated on February 10, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Gran Turismo HD offers a deep experience with amazing visuals that will hold over fans waiting for GT5.

    When Sony announced the cancellation of Gran Turismo HD many fans were somewhat disappointed. While they agreed it would be better for Polyphony Digital to put all their efforts in GT5, fans were loo...

    16 out of 18 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.7
    Full Auto 2 does address issues found in the first title but is still an unpolished and extremely shallow game.

    Full Auto 2: Battlelines

    Rated on February 10, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Full Auto 2 does address issues found in the first title but is still an unpolished and extremely shallow game.

    Full Auto 2: Battlelines is the PS3 follow up to last year’s Full Auto for the Xbox 360. One would think that with an extra year of development FA2 would fix the issues with FA1 but for the most part...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    Resistance offers the player an old school style FPS with top notch production values and fun gameplay.

    Resistance: Fall of Man

    Rated on February 10, 2007 by ian_fisher

    Resistance offers the player an old school style FPS with top notch production values and fun gameplay.

    Whenever a new console launches there is usually one title that either defines the system or easily becomes the killer app. Resistance is clearly the #1 title for the PS3 at launch. Insomniac, the d...

    12 out of 14 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8
    Genji gives the player a solid action experience despite several flaws

    Genji: Days of the Blade

    Rated on December 30, 2006 by ian_fisher

    Genji gives the player a solid action experience despite several flaws

    Genji is probably one of the most talked about PS3 games but for all the wrong reasons. At E3 2006 it got the attention of many due to a somewhat poor stage demo complete with the instant catchphrase...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror brings some much needed action onto the PSP and resurrects the franchise.

    Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror

    Rated on March 15, 2006 by ian_fisher

    Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror brings some much needed action onto the PSP and resurrects the franchise.

    When Metal Gear Solid was released in 1998, it spawned a whole series of knock offs. While some were cheap attempts to cash in on the popularity of MGS, only one was actually good. This title was So...

    15 out of 15 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Get ready to survive 24 hours, that’s if you can survive the terrorists and gameplay.

    24: The Game

    Rated on March 02, 2006 by ian_fisher

    Get ready to survive 24 hours, that’s if you can survive the terrorists and gameplay.

    Not many shows today have become runaway hits, but one that has is 24. The series is known for its somewhat realistic stories and gripping action. Featuring a diverse cast of characters and plots, th...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3
    Does Black live up to the title "Gun Porn"?

    Black

    Rated on February 28, 2006 by ian_fisher

    Does Black live up to the title "Gun Porn"?

    Over the years First Person Shooting games have quickly become one of the most popular and established genres in the game industry. The genre first gained popularity on the PC in the early nineties w...

    14 out of 17 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    The sons of Sparda return in a revamped edition of the action masterpiece.

    Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition

    Rated on January 31, 2006 by ian_fisher

    The sons of Sparda return in a revamped edition of the action masterpiece.

    Since its release in 2001, the Devil May Cry series has been heralded as one of the premier action titles for the PS2. However, the series was in jeopardy of losing its status when the lackluster De...

    23 out of 24 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8
    Burnout Legends crashes onto the PSP with this faithful port of the console classic.

    Burnout Legends

    Rated on January 22, 2006 by ian_fisher

    Burnout Legends crashes onto the PSP with this faithful port of the console classic.

    Over the past two years, the Burnout games have quickly become the epitome of what the arcade racing experience is; fast racing and insane crashes. Now that experience is on the PSP with Burnout Lege...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.9
    See if your intelligence is up to the standards in PQ: Practical Intelligence Quotient.

    PQ: Practical Intelligence Quotient

    Rated on January 12, 2006 by ian_fisher

    See if your intelligence is up to the standards in PQ: Practical Intelligence Quotient.

    PQ: Practical Intelligence Quotient is actually one of the most original games to hit the PSP. Released nearly a year ago in Japan under the title Intelligent License, PQ is finally hitting the U.S. ...

    12 out of 12 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.9
    SSX: On Tour tries hard to replicate its console counterpart but fails in the process.

    SSX On Tour

    Rated on December 23, 2005 by ian_fisher

    SSX: On Tour tries hard to replicate its console counterpart but fails in the process.

    SSX: On Tour is the handheld version of the popular console series. On Tour actually is a combination of SSX 3 and the latest console version On Tour. The game shares courses lifted from SSX 3 and ma...

    4 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9
    Ridge Racer is a must have for fans of the series and arcade racing enthusiasts.

    Ridge Racer

    Rated on December 20, 2005 by ian_fisher

    Ridge Racer is a must have for fans of the series and arcade racing enthusiasts.

    It’s been somewhat of a tradition that with the launch of a Playstation platform for there to be a Ridge Racer title. Back in 1995 with the launch of the PS1 the first Ridge Racer was released. The ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.1
    The Matrix: Path of Neo is the game fans have been waiting for but there are still issues.

    The Matrix: Path of Neo

    Rated on December 14, 2005 by ian_fisher

    The Matrix: Path of Neo is the game fans have been waiting for but there are still issues.

    The Matrix: Path Of Neo allows players to play as Neo throughout the course of the matrix trilogy as they fight through agents and try to free those who are still enslaved in the Matrix. The game fol...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.1
    SSX: On Tour delievers a fun snowboarding experience while staying in reality.

    SSX On Tour

    Rated on November 02, 2005 by ian_fisher

    SSX: On Tour delievers a fun snowboarding experience while staying in reality.

    SSX: On Tour is pure rock and roll straight up, from the opening cinema the game ditches it techno vibe and neon color palatte from past iterations and goes with a rock n' roll and more realistic appr...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6
    Burnout Revenge once again offers an entertaining and thrilling gameplay experience like its predeccessor.

    Burnout Revenge

    Rated on November 02, 2005 by ian_fisher

    Burnout Revenge once again offers an entertaining and thrilling gameplay experience like its predeccessor.

    Burnout Revenge for the ps2 is a worthy successor to last years Burnout 3. This years version builds upon what gamers liked about B3 and adds new features like the ability to check traffic, vertical t...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5
    A good premise that is ruined by poor execution.

    Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects

    Rated on October 18, 2005 by ian_fisher

    A good premise that is ruined by poor execution.

    Marvel Nemesis is a collaboration between Marvel and EA, two heavyweights in their respected fields. With Marvels classic characters and EAs production might and talent this could have the top comic ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.