Total of 697 user reviews spread across 697 releases
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...
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 modesSka...
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 borin...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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 comba...
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 fin...
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...
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, terr...
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 unbalance...
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, comb...
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 t...
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 pr...
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 i...
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 is...
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...
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 m...
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 gon...
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, powe...
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14
Tiger Woods 14 is the best golf game out there, but suffers from serious technical problems
The Good: Masters mode is exciting and fun, deep customization options, great swinging mechanic, better online interactions, great ball physicsThe Bad: Huge technical issues hamper every part of the ...
Grand Theft Auto V
GTA 5 is one of the best games of this generation
The Good: Fantastic story with believable characters, gigantic open world that feels alive, gun play has finally been fixed and feels great, a lot of customization options, amazing attention to detai...
Killer Is Dead
Killer is Dead is more flash than substance
The Good: Fantastic are style, combat is fast paced and flashy, fun boss fights, varied levelsThe Bad: Story makes no sense at all, shallow combat, repetitive enemies, short campaign, useless upgrade...
The Vita finally has its killer app FPS
The Good: Amazing visual feat, gun play transitions well from the PS3, fun multiplayer, brutal melee kills, the Valor system and drones are awesomeThe Bad: Short campaign, story is lacking, small mul...
The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks
Spirit Tracks is a lot of fun and has clever mechanics, but drags out too long and feels repetitive.
The Good: Charming graphics, fun boss fights, intuitive use of the DS hardware, interesting train mechanic The Bad: The game drags out too long, too much time on the train, later dungeons are frust...
Touched gets too difficult with too many obscure mini-games.
The Good: Fun mini games, great use of the DS hardware, some wacky humor The Bad: Mini games repeat too often, toys are completely lame, some mini games are unresponsive, very repetitive and way to...
Saints Row IV
Saints Row IV is a fun game, but isn't as impactful as previous games.
The Good: Great new story and setting, super powers are awesome, the Dubstep Gun, fun new mini-games, some awesome main missions The Bad: Side quests repeat ad nauseum, main storyline doesn't have ...
Joe Danger 2: The Movie
Joe Danger is a lot of fun with a great level editor
The Good: Great graphics, a lot of fun vehicles, great level editor, some fun deleted scenes, lots of hidden items The Bad: Trick system feels like it gets in the way, Joe Danger is a horrible char...
Fist Puncher is an interesting 8-bit brawler, but doesn't have much depth
The Good: Fun combat, lots of blood and gore, varied environments, fun RPG system The Bad: Ugly visuals, repetitive combat, too many levels, combat is too simple, can be really hard without partner...
Papers, Please is one of the most addictive and fun indie games I have ever played.
The Good: Tense and gritty atmosphere, addictive and unique gameplay, various choices lead to multiple endings The Bad: Endings result in frustrating restarts, not much sound wise, a little too sho...
Gone Home is highly overrated, but it does have a great atmosphere and story.
The Good: Great 90's atmosphere, you can figure everything out if you are clever, touching story and narrative, great graphics The Bad: Stupid ending, almost no gameplay, only 1 hour long It goe...
Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance
Deadly Alliance was a great foray into the new generation of games, but hasn't held up well.
The Good: Deeper more strategic fight system, game looks good, return of mini-games are a nice touch, the Krypt is a nice addition for fans The Bad: Characters look like plastic dolls, blood looks ...
Rogue Legacy offers a great character system and fun random dungeons.
The Good: Great graphics and music, solid controls, challenging platforming, random dungeons, rebirth system is addictive The Bad: Can get tedious in long sessions, no level variety, can be way too...
Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII
Dirge of Cerberus is an entertaining weekend rental, but nothing more.
The Good: Great graphics, reveals all the questions around Vincent, fast paced action, great final level The Bad: Only 3 weapons, limited customization, poorly balanced, highly linear, story is con...
Soul Sacrifice has a lot of original ideas, but is plagued with repetition and a lack of polish.
The Good: Fantastic graphics, intense combat, many different weapons, memorable and well written lore The Bad: Weak story, repetitive battles and repeating arenas, can be way too hard, sacrificing ...
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty HD Edition
MGS2 is one of the best games of the PS2 generation for a reason. Great story, memorable characters, and solid combat.
The Good: Fantastic story, smart AI, great level design, fun and challenging bosses, nice easter eggs The Bad: Snake takes a back seat, no guidance, too much trial and error, cut scenes are way too...
Rule of Rose
Rule of Rose had a lot of potential, but is let down by too many things
The Good: Creepy atmosphere, disturbing scenes and images The Bad: Story makes zero sense, horrible unresponsive and cumbersome combat, constant backtracking, no sense of direction, inventory is al...
Dyad is a fun game in short bursts, but can easily give you a headache
The Good: Interesting gameplay, varied levels and objectives, fast sense of speed The Bad: Action gets lost in the colors way too easily, all the shifting and flashing colors can made your head spi...