User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.16/10

Total of 58 user reviews spread across 58 releases

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  • User Rating:3
    "Game over man, game over"

    Aliens: Colonial Marines

    "Game over man, game over"

    The disc was in longer installing it than spent playing it. Aside from the 15 year waiting gamers have had for the next alien game to arrive, and even when you don't take that into account, the game opens with what seem... Read Full Review

    2 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    We're not here to do the decent thing, we're here to follow f***ing orders

    Call of Duty: Black Ops II

    We're not here to do the decent thing, we're here to follow f***ing orders

    Call of Duty, next to apple probably the 2nd biggest name you know!! it used to be Michael Jackson !!! Black ops II made by treyarch, published by activision. Is it any good and is it better than a) the previous black... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    "i feel the need the need for speed" and you will fly too

    Need for Speed: Most Wanted - A Criterion Game

    "i feel the need the need for speed" and you will fly too

    Previous NFS games have eventually got tired after a few hours of gaming, usually visually impressive but lacking depth. Need for Speed: Most Wanted - A Criterion Game sets up impressively with its "CSI" style beginnin... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    "She says the jungle... it just came alive and took him"

    Far Cry 3

    "She says the jungle... it just came alive and took him"

    On buying the insane edition of Far cry 3 ps3 edition ready to play Christmas day i was looking forward to it after seeing the various media surrounding it. However it failed to install the network key (which i payed ext... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    hit me with your rhythm stick, hit me, hit me, or just send the HITMAN

    Hitman: Absolution

    hit me with your rhythm stick, hit me, hit me, or just send the HITMAN

    Receiving this as a birthday gift at a reasonable price i had seen videos's that anticipated my arrival of HITMAN. Having never really played the others on previous systems this to me looked different and wonderfully ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    You ll wanna be in this club !!! Though you will need balls of steel.

    Midnight Club: Los Angeles

    You ll wanna be in this club !!! Though you will need balls of steel.

    Presented with a retro title screen and then sun, sex and palm trees, is this gta ?? no only the people that made it have driven out a corker !! rumours of the steep learning curve made me think twice about purchasing... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    Not quite close to the ridge but non the less a racer!!

    Ridge Racer 7

    Not quite close to the ridge but non the less a racer!!

    With the usual barrage of games lineup sony release every time, formula 1, a dirt racer, some fighter and always a new ridge racer. I first starting playing this (at home) on the ps1. Before that it was the arcade, that ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    More gore than a hammer horror film simply beautiful gaming<br />

    Mortal Kombat

    More gore than a hammer horror film simply beautiful gaming<br />

    Ive not been on MK long a few hours. The visuals are unique the sounds are amazing and i have to say i dont think ive played a better fighter to date. the animation is amazing, somehow every hit or kick really does fe... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5
    Cannibalistic carnage ?? or just carnage!!

    Dead Rising 2

    Cannibalistic carnage ?? or just carnage!!

    Keep in mind the film of DAWN OF THE DEAD when playing this as previous xbox classic, if you haven't seen it you won't understand the concept Visually it all looks so different, i remember the first having a distinct ... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    3.... that's the magic number

    Battlefield 3

    3.... that's the magic number

    Having purchased many games since my last review i plan to review them all (and there's a lot!!) If you haven't heard of Battlefield 3 along with its immediate rival i ll assume your either a blind deaf recluse, even... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    IN THE JUNGLE THE MIGHTY JUNGLE THE LION SLEEPS TONIGH.. hang on that's no lion !!<br />
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Sims meets Spore :)

    Ecolibrium

    IN THE JUNGLE THE MIGHTY JUNGLE THE LION SLEEPS TONIGH.. hang on that's no lion !!<br /> <br /> Sims meets Spore :)

    Ecolibrium has some crisp clear visuals, with some soothing " ned its coming right for us" wild sounds to hear, bird song is constant with the odd virtual tiger growl and With augmented view (hold the trigger key... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    "i ll bring you flowers, in the pouring raaaainnn!!" <br />
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and you bring a great quirky game also !!!

    SunFlowers

    "i ll bring you flowers, in the pouring raaaainnn!!" <br /> <br /> and you bring a great quirky game also !!!

    Plants vs zombies = 8.99 on vita, i love that game but its overpriced. Sunflowers, another quirky IP game, 2.49 = purchase. A relatively simple quirky game iv been waiting for a long time. Bright, almost Nintendo ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    The garden of Eden just got a new name BURNOUT PARADISE.

    Burnout Paradise

    The garden of Eden just got a new name BURNOUT PARADISE.

    i know this is a late edition but i picked this up at an almost eye poppingly low price. Having got the previous burnout series on all platforms including the psp versions, i found them to be great fun and addictivley... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5
    Hadouken ???? no just has-been

    Street Fighter X Tekken

    Hadouken ???? no just has-been

    Getting my student over draft due to the 40 quid i received as a packager deal and rushing to buy tekken on my newly purchased ps1 is one of my fondest memories. Piling credit after credit into the street fighter arcade ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Blink and you ll miss this beauty. it isnt quite a blur at all but very very fast and fantastic fun !!!

    Blur

    Blink and you ll miss this beauty. it isnt quite a blur at all but very very fast and fantastic fun !!!

    Blur has a almost painted look and feel to it, bizarre have always been a little weird (wiz and liz), you can clearly see they have produced an absolute masterpiece with some good damage visuals to accompany the mayhem. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    No nightmare here just an extension of a really good dream!!!

    Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare Pack

    No nightmare here just an extension of a really good dream!!!

    Red dead redemption was so enjoyable i had to finish all aspects of it. Now rock star have release an extension pack which can be downloaded or purchased over the counter. Is it worth it??? If you enjoyed the game, u... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Its not all alien to me!!<br />
A different game worth looking at

    Universe at War: Earth Assault

    Its not all alien to me!!<br /> A different game worth looking at

    Oh no an alien force is threating my very existance, better send in captain who ever he is!!! I picked this beauty up for 2 quid off amazon!! Now your probably thinking "uh oh!!" but you'de be wrong!! This is an absol... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    No crysis from crytek, but then did you expect one, nooooo!!

    Crysis 2

    No crysis from crytek, but then did you expect one, nooooo!!

    Crysis as we all know was ground breaking when it arrived a while ago for pc. Since then Crytek have been working on a secondary title innotively named crysis 2, but this time for all plaforms. Having the ps3 version... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    The mass effect to you here is this game, its THE best i've ever played on any system to date. Makes Captain picard puny

    Mass Effect

    The mass effect to you here is this game, its THE best i've ever played on any system to date. Makes Captain picard puny

    Having a healthy selection of 360 games (40 plus!!) was a must until it blew up!! never the less some games even today are worth a mention to the newb's of the society. It was hyped up so much, not out of the ordinary... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Wrestling its way to the top or will you be counting this one out !!!!

    WWE All Stars

    Wrestling its way to the top or will you be counting this one out !!!!

    Thq a well established and one of my personal favourite developers make WWE Allstars, a different approach from the red faction series. Have they performed a fan grabbing suplex or a bone crunching body slam??? Its a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    And wheres the batman?? "at home washing his tights" !!

    Batman: Arkham Asylum

    And wheres the batman?? "at home washing his tights" !!

    I know this is quite late but i was really hesitant to buy this im pleased to say im glad i did. There have been countless batman games accross multiple hardware platforms and never played a bad one!! i espcially enj... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Star trekkin accross the universe always going forward cos we cant find reverse!!

    Mass Effect 2

    Star trekkin accross the universe always going forward cos we cant find reverse!!

    Mass Effect on the x box 360 was so amazing i nearly cried the machine finally died and i hadn't completed it. Some games will captivate you for life and a good game is measured by the fact you cant wait to go home and p... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    "I know what your thinkin, did i fire 6 shots or 5, and you have to ask yourself 1 question!!" "do i feel lucky"

    Red Dead Redemption

    "I know what your thinkin, did i fire 6 shots or 5, and you have to ask yourself 1 question!!" "do i feel lucky"

    And i ll answer that question......is red dead worth the hype ??? Quite simply yes!! with its bonanza look like it takes you back to you were five and played cowboys and Indians, sadly i haven't met any Indians with arr... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    you ll need to be in the zone and kill everyone with great joy!!!

    Killzone 2

    you ll need to be in the zone and kill everyone with great joy!!!

    If you put killzone 2 in a miss world contest, it wouldnt just win hands down but get laid by every nube after !!! It has to be the most stunning, clean, sharp, visually captivating game on the market and will be for... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    definetly not static, but totally electrifyingly good!!!

    inFamous

    definetly not static, but totally electrifyingly good!!!

    Infamous outs you in a open sandbox world of fun and origionality, the sheer "godly" power you have is, you'de think firing electric charges would get a bit repetitive?? well your sooo wrong, every time you fire its got... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    "i aint so tuff mick!" Coming Round 4 another pass with some serious fun and detail!!

    Fight Night Round 4

    "i aint so tuff mick!" Coming Round 4 another pass with some serious fun and detail!!

    Is this better than the previous installments ?? err yes and loads better with the first being awesomely good !!br /> On its own its a lot of fun and challenging, round 4 makes you box properly now,with the abiltiy ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    With more colour than your 1st crayola scrap book & more detail than a ufo conspriracy file u wont want 2 miss this.

    Tekken 6

    With more colour than your 1st crayola scrap book & more detail than a ufo conspriracy file u wont want 2 miss this.

    Tekken, a long and distinguished series its been around since you were able to move your aposable thumbs to make tools!! Is it time to beat the crap out of your pals in full 1080 or go back to making tools with your oppo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Heavenly in every way except your sent back to earth to quickly, a tad short but what a ride !!

    Heavenly Sword

    Heavenly in every way except your sent back to earth to quickly, a tad short but what a ride !!

    Hmm an early game release that looks and feels this good, whats wrong with it ?? Well not a lot actually, except the fact in gaming terms its not short just seems it !!! With its absolute movie quality feel and app... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Revolutionising our civilization to sophistication of all proportions definitely worth a look!!

    Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution

    Revolutionising our civilization to sophistication of all proportions definitely worth a look!!

    A strange game to review civilization revolution, your drawn in to the funny and well, what can be described as 3rd rate visuals, but then look deeper and sea the tides coming in shore and the detail of the land workers ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    where's the beach!!!

    BioShock 2

    where's the beach!!!

    I have to admit i never finished the first one as my ps3 blew up but have just re bought it!! Having said this bioshock was indeed a new fresh concept with some quirky characters and a stiff learning curve. It looked pre... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    You might aswell be dead if you miss this space !!!, "get the pulse rifle !!"

    Dead Space

    You might aswell be dead if you miss this space !!!, "get the pulse rifle !!"

    Some how this game has captured the pure intensity of "Aliens" (ridley scott). I cannot describe the feeling you have playing this, it simply took my breathe away, right down to it actually feels like you have each weap... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    THIS ISNT m&s GAMING THIS IS JUST GRAND THEFT AUTO, THE JEREMY CLARKSON OF GAMES, MONSTER MEGA!!  BUY BUY BUY!!

    Grand Theft Auto IV

    THIS ISNT m&s GAMING THIS IS JUST GRAND THEFT AUTO, THE JEREMY CLARKSON OF GAMES, MONSTER MEGA!! BUY BUY BUY!!

    You know when you get that fuzzy feeling the night before xmas day and your about 6 years old, this is was i think the world had waiting for this to arrive!! It was the most highly anticipated game ever, with record sale... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    "Eye of the mind that maketh the movie bob!! " Buy some nappies you ll wet yourself!

    Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

    "Eye of the mind that maketh the movie bob!! " Buy some nappies you ll wet yourself!

    Now i know your all thinking "what this is no movie!!" well look again. Naughty dog responsible for the crash bandicoot series (which ive bought again since awesome titles!!)bring you uncharted 2, you can see the dist... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    You ll duck behind the sofa modern warfare is so realistic. More fun than a night out with a virgin drinker !!

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

    You ll duck behind the sofa modern warfare is so realistic. More fun than a night out with a virgin drinker !!

    I dont think anyone on the planet didnt buy this!! But incase you didnt here's the run down. The previous installment in this series was a benchmark for similar games, and to be fair all call of duties i've thouroughl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Condemned to boredom ?? No you wont be, this is surprisingly deep!!

    Condemned 2

    Condemned to boredom ?? No you wont be, this is surprisingly deep!!

    Bum on the streets turned csi man from sega is a treat to play. I took a chance witt this one it looked very soldier of fortune to me. Again another good game, so with that in mind i tried it for around a fiver!! It... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Strange title but sorry how many games do i get!!

    The Orange Box

    Strange title but sorry how many games do i get!!

    Lets get the pc boys out of the way 1st!! Yes this was released well early on the pc and yes it looks better on the pc, or does it!!?? Half life 1,2,portal,team fortress and hours and hours of gameplay all for under 3... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Im an english man in err manchester!! Dont resist this its a good game!!

    Resistance: Fall of Man

    Im an english man in err manchester!! Dont resist this its a good game!!

    Again one of the 1st releases for the system resistance is actually better than the second in my opinion, not that the 2nd was bad either, it wasnt. Set in sunny England hords of evil aliens has come down to rein terror ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    Very madacascar !!, aimed at the younger generation but enjoyable for all to play!!

    Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction

    Very madacascar !!, aimed at the younger generation but enjoyable for all to play!!

    This appeared in my collection and i really dont know how it got there!! Never the less i gave it a bash. Treated with some colourful yet strangely compelled to watch introduction, instantly you like the characters (i... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.5
    Bordering the land you thought you de forgot !! Nice just nice!!

    Borderlands

    Bordering the land you thought you de forgot !! Nice just nice!!

    When you see a game with 2K on it you de expect a sports smash!! Not here a very nice shooter with a twist!! Somehow gearbox and 2k have produced one of the most origional games that actually is like all the rest!! I ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    The GRID makes Tom Cruise in Days of Thunder look pants!!

    GRID

    The GRID makes Tom Cruise in Days of Thunder look pants!!

    Most of us remember TOCA back in the arly 90's and dirt not so long ago, the Grid from codemasters has arrived. A well balanced game for any age group and some really serious fun!! Even the ps3 asks your name at the beg... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful