User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 7.76/10

Total of 715 user reviews spread across 715 releases

  1. 10
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  3. 8
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  4. 7
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  5. 6
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  6. 5
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  • User Rating:8
    Brings back memories of the 2001 classic

    The Typing of the Dead: Overkill

    Brings back memories of the 2001 classic

    The Good: Two modes in one game, cheesy dialog and voice acting makes the game funnier, crazy monstersThe Bad: Ugly and dated visuals, playing through the game twice may seem boring, extras not worth unlockingThe House o... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    Only worth playing for the story. This would have been amazing 5-10 years ago

    Murdered: Soul Suspect

    Only worth playing for the story. This would have been amazing 5-10 years ago

    The Good: Great story with twists and turns, interesting ghost mechanicsThe Bad: Dated visuals and gameplay, combat with demons feels shoehorned and unnecessary, can't really connect with characters, open world is lifel... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    The game has a touching ending, but the jumping puzzles can get frustrating

    A Story About My Uncle

    The game has a touching ending, but the jumping puzzles can get frustrating

    The Good: Touching ending, exhilarating jumping mechanics, beautiful visuals and musicThe Bad: Not much to do in between jumping, puzzles can get down right frustrating towards the end, only a couple of hours longFirst ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Thieves in Time isn't nearly as good as past games

    Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time

    Thieves in Time isn't nearly as good as past games

    The Good: Great graphics, all of the quality from past games is retained, new costume abilities are fun, Sly's ancestors are great charactersThe Bad: Almost everything else is exactly the same as previous games, less cl... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Transistor has a touching story, but repetitive gameplay holds it back a bit

    Transistor

    Transistor has a touching story, but repetitive gameplay holds it back a bit

    The Good: Fantastic audio/visual experience, fun combat, completely customizable weaponsThe Bad: Story makes almost no sense, doesn't really have a sense of direction or purpose, you can't really connect to any characte... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Among the Sleep is very atmospheric and tense, but way too short

    Among the Sleep

    Among the Sleep is very atmospheric and tense, but way too short

    The Good: Dark and creepy atmosphere, simple gameplay mechanicsThe Bad: Very short, not much variety in anything, dated visualsEver since Amnesia: The Dark Descent was released atmospheric horror adventure games have be... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Tetris Blitz is a fun and fair free game and can be quite addictive

    Tetris Blitz

    Tetris Blitz is a fun and fair free game and can be quite addictive

    The Good: Addictive gameplay, lots of powerups keeps things fun, doesn't pressure you for microtransactions, leveling up unlocks more things to doThe Bad: No endless mode, getting a high score requires a lot of focus an... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    Lords of Shadow 2 isn't nearly as good as the masterpiece that the first game is

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2

    Lords of Shadow 2 isn't nearly as good as the masterpiece that the first game is

    The Good: Great combat system, fantastic visuals and voice acting, awesome monster designsThe Bad: Terrible and confusing level design, broken "open world", uninteresting and confusing story, not much is enhanced or cha... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Dragon's Crown is fantastic despite its short length and nearly non-existent story

    Dragon's Crown

    Dragon's Crown is fantastic despite its short length and nearly non-existent story

    The Good: Gorgeous visuals, fun and fast paced combat, plenty of loot and levels to acquireThe Bad: Almost no main quest line or story, very short in length, very few levels, best experience is only with other peopleVan... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Most Wanted is a fantastic racer on the Vita

    Need for Speed: Most Wanted

    Most Wanted is a fantastic racer on the Vita

    The Good: Fantastic graphics and sense of speed, a huge open world to race, the streamlined navigation menu is wonderful, lots of races to complete and cars to findThe Bad: Feels repetitive after so many hours, crashing... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Project Diva f is a fantastic rhythm game for Vita and PS3

    Hatsune Miku: Project Diva f

    Project Diva f is a fantastic rhythm game for Vita and PS3

    The Good: Tons of content, great song selection, fun and addictive rhythm gameplay, editing mode is funThe Bad: Graphics are a bit dated, no pre-rendered music videos, no English lyrics, can be extremely difficult to ge... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Revengeance has great combat, but everything else isn't so great

    Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

    Revengeance has great combat, but everything else isn't so great

    The Good: Fantastic combat and gameplay, the slicing engine is fun, graphics are amazing, great soundtrackThe Bad: Extremely short, generic tone throughout, confusing story, enemies repeat often, nothing to do outside o... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Thief is a lot of fun, but isn't the 10-year-wait-game we all expected

    Thief

    Thief is a lot of fun, but isn't the 10-year-wait-game we all expected

    The Good: Fantastic graphics and art, fun stealth game play, arsenal of arrows are fun to useThe Bad: Disappointing story, no interesting characters, world feels limited, short story modeThief has been one of those fran... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    South Park: The Stick of Truth

    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    The Good: Clever and witty writing, fun RPG elements, captures the look of the show, great easter eggs for fansThe Bad: Combat is too easy, can be too vulgar for some people, a little on the short side, not much to do ou... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    South Park: The Stick of Truth

    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    The Good: Clever and witty writing, fun RPG elements, captures the look of the show, great easter eggs for fansThe Bad: Combat is too easy, can be too vulgar for some people, a little on the short side, not much to do ou... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    South Park: The Stick of Truth

    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    The Good: Clever and witty writing, fun RPG elements, captures the look of the show, great easter eggs for fansThe Bad: Combat is too easy, can be too vulgar for some people, a little on the short side, not much to do ou... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    South Park: The Stick of Truth

    South Park is the only good South Park game ever made, but isn't perfect

    The Good: Clever and witty writing, fun RPG elements, captures the look of the show, great easter eggs for fansThe Bad: Combat is too easy, can be too vulgar for some people, a little on the short side, not much to do ou... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Dark Moon is a solid game, but get repetitive and frustrating

    Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon

    Dark Moon is a solid game, but get repetitive and frustrating

    The Good: Fantastic visuals and attention to detail, great combat systems, exploring the areas is funThe Bad: Repetitive objectives and enemies, gets too frustrating towards the end, game runs out of steam less than hal... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Ascension starts to show God of War's teeth, but still worth a play

    God of War: Ascension

    Ascension starts to show God of War's teeth, but still worth a play

    The Good: Fantastic production values, fun new passive abilities, interesting new locales, decent storyThe Bad: Combat is tweaked to nearly being broken, no interesting or memorable boss fights, poor pacing and balancin... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    OlliOlli is a great skateboarding hearkening back to classic Tony Hawk

    OlliOlli

    OlliOlli is a great skateboarding hearkening back to classic Tony Hawk

    The Good: Great 2D art style, fantastic trick system, great arcade mode and challenging daily challengeThe Bad: Small trick book, may feel too simple for younger gamers, could use a few more modesSkateboarding games hav... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Fantastic songs but gameplay is a little simple

    Theatrhythm Final Fantasy

    Fantastic songs but gameplay is a little simple

    The Good: Dozens of amazing songs, simple yet fun rhythm mechanic, RPG elements are nicely implemented, lots of content, various modes that extend gameplayThe Bad: Opening and ending themes are boring to play, gameplay ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:4
    Puzzle World consists of only 6 games 3 of which are duplicates

    Capcom Puzzle World

    Puzzle World consists of only 6 games 3 of which are duplicates

    The Good: Puzzle Fighter II Turbo is a blastThe Bad: The other 2 games are not, not many extras, 3 variations of Buster Bros., why even bother?Here we have another collection of games that are almost completely worthles... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Technika is a nice reboot for the series but still caries over issues from the PSP

    DJMAX Technika Tune

    Technika is a nice reboot for the series but still caries over issues from the PSP

    The Good: Dozens of fantastic songs, great use of the touchscreen and rear pad, lots of stuff to unlockThe Bad: Not many modes, still no multiplayer, feels a bit too similar to PSP DJ Max gamesDJ Max was the best rhythm... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    Classics Reloaded has some great Capcom games, but do we really need 3 versions of each game?

    Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded

    Classics Reloaded has some great Capcom games, but do we really need 3 versions of each game?

    The Good: A lot of great Capcom classics, games fit nicely on screen, near perfect emulation, lots of extras, local multiplayer is a blastThe Bad: Too many duplicates of the same game, a few too many duds, no infrastruc... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5
    Black Rock Shooter is an ugly and boring game that could have been so much more

    Black Rock Shooter: The Game

    Black Rock Shooter is an ugly and boring game that could have been so much more

    The Good: Good voice acting, fast paced shootingThe Bad: Boring story, uninteresting characters, downright ugly, linear to a fault, repetitive and easyI don't know much about Black Rock Shooter, but I know it's highly p... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Beyond: Two Souls has a fantastic story, but has a few major flaws

    Beyond: Two Souls

    Beyond: Two Souls has a fantastic story, but has a few major flaws

    The Good: Amazing story, fantastic animations and voice acting, some memorable moments, great charactersThe Bad: Not much gameplay, CIA missions are out of place, too much boring and pointless filler, many inconsistenci... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Muramasa is one of the best games on Vita

    Muramasa Rebirth

    Muramasa is one of the best games on Vita

    The Good: Gorgeous visuals, memorable characters and interesting story, fun yet tough boss fights, two whole story lines, perfect controlsThe Bad: Can be extremely tough, not much to do outside combat, story is a bit to... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Tearaway is one of the most innovative game I have played in years

    Tearaway

    Tearaway is one of the most innovative game I have played in years

    The Good: Gorgeous visuals, fantastic gameplay, fun platforming, utilizes every one of the Vita's hardware feature in a unique way, printing out papercraft models is fun, lots of hidden things to findThe Bad: Too short,... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Celceta is the best traditional JRPG available on Vita right now

    Ys: Memories of Celceta

    Celceta is the best traditional JRPG available on Vita right now

    Publisher: The Good: Fantastic combat and exploration, engaging story, lots of stuff to do, varied environments and enemiesThe Bad: Awful voice acting, dated graphics, uninteresting characters, doesn't do anything new f... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5
    Blood Knights is boring and offers nothing interesting

    Blood Knights

    Blood Knights is boring and offers nothing interesting

    The Good: Decent graphics, some detailed environments, you can play as two charactersThe Bad: Horrid voice acting, boring and uninteresting story, stiff animations, boring button mashing combat, terrible platforming, in... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Halo 4 isn't the brand new Halo reboot, but is still fun

    Halo 4

    Halo 4 isn't the brand new Halo reboot, but is still fun

    The Good: Fantastic graphics and sound, tight and balanced gun play, new enemies are fun, lots of fun new weapons, meaty multiplayer suiteThe Bad: Confusing story, campaign is repetitive and unbalanced, feels too similar... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    The Last of Us is full of great moments, but feels repetitive in the end

    The Last of Us

    The Last of Us is full of great moments, but feels repetitive in the end

    The Good: Fantastic visuals, gripping story, Joel and Ellie are memorable characters, lots of fun guns to use, crafting on the fly, Clickers are down right scaryThe Bad: Poor sense of direction, combat is down right har... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Mirror of Fate is a fantastic platformer and one of the best on the 3DS

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate

    Mirror of Fate is a fantastic platformer and one of the best on the 3DS

    The Good: Fantastic graphics and 3D effects, fun combat, lots of hidden secrets, interesting storyThe Bad: Too much backtracking, story will mean nothing to new players of the series, combat can be too difficult at time... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Machine for Pigs isn't nearly as good as Dark Descent, but worth a play

    Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs

    Machine for Pigs isn't nearly as good as Dark Descent, but worth a play

    The Good: Haunting atmosphere, great art style, scary monstersThe Bad: Overly simple puzzles, confusing and nonsensical story, short length, enemy encounters are infrequent, no challengeAmnesia is probably one of the sc... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6
    Contrast has a great atmosphere and unique puzzles, but falls short through the whole game

    Contrast

    Contrast has a great atmosphere and unique puzzles, but falls short through the whole game

    The Good: Inventive shadow puzzles, gorgeous art direction, interesting storyThe Bad: Extremely short, puzzles are too easy, lack of overall content, disappointing ending, many bugs and glitchesThe idea of using shadows... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Pikmin 3 is a fun game but has some underlying issues

    Pikmin 3

    Pikmin 3 is a fun game but has some underlying issues

    The Good: Cute Pikmin with addictive and fast paced gameplay, great graphics, Battle Mode is a blastThe Bad: Some ugly textures, no online multiplayer, micromanaging can get tedious, some major AI issues, day limit is f... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Brothers is very touching and has a unique gameplay system

    Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

    Brothers is very touching and has a unique gameplay system

    The Good: Wonderful art, heart wrenching ending, unique control and gameplay, fun boss fightsThe Bad: Short length, controls are hard to get used to, story has no depth, too easyBrothers is about two boys who travel acr... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Judgement is a disappointing Gears game, but still decent

    Gears of War: Judgment

    Judgement is a disappointing Gears game, but still decent

    The Good: Fun and fast paced action, fun multiplayer modes, lots of customization, looks great, Declassified Missions add fun challengeThe Bad: Horrible story, extremely linear, very short, lack of maps, lack of new con... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    GRID 2's more arcade feel will scare GRID fans away, but it's still a lot of fun.

    GRID 2

    GRID 2's more arcade feel will scare GRID fans away, but it's still a lot of fun.

    The Good: Fantastic visuals, great controls, fun arcade racing, fast sense of speed, lots of tracks and race types, plenty of awesome real world carsThe Bad: Simulation part of GRID is completely gone, no upgrades or tu... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Shadow Warrior is highly entertaining but is very repetitive

    Shadow Warrior

    Shadow Warrior is highly entertaining but is very repetitive

    The Good: Fantastic graphics, interesting story, solid shooting mechanics, upgrades add depth, lots of blood and gore, funny writing, fun easter eggsThe Bad: Repetitive enemies and environments, powers feel practically ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful