User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.27/10

Total of 77 user ratings spread across 77 releases

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  • Review Score:8
    Dead Space 3 continues to bring frantic moments, adds weapon crafting, and side missions to keep the series gripping.

    Dead Space 3

    Dead Space 3 continues to bring frantic moments, adds weapon crafting, and side missions to keep the series gripping.

    Dead Space 3 is a continuation of the popular survival horror franchise starring engineer Isaac Clarke. This game continues to have the scary environments, smartly placed lighting to make you feel tense as you move from... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
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    Dead Space 3

  • Review Score:9
    Outstanding script, diverse environments, and plenty to explore make Borderlands 2 one of the best RPG games.

    Borderlands 2

    Outstanding script, diverse environments, and plenty to explore make Borderlands 2 one of the best RPG games.

    I have never played the original Borderlands. I decided to play Borderlands 2 to see what this franchise is like. I first noticed the cel-shaded graphics and a diverse number of characters to choose from. After I chose ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    An island with plenty to explore, a diverse animal kingdom, and different ways of approaching situations make Far Cry 3

    Far Cry 3

    An island with plenty to explore, a diverse animal kingdom, and different ways of approaching situations make Far Cry 3

    Far Cry 3 is a game that takes place in Rook Island, which is divided into North Island and South Island. You begin the game as Jason Brody, an American tourist who is vacationing with his friends looking for fun on thi... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
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    Far Cry 3

  • Review Score:8
    A game that glorifies violence as you will kill a lot and be killed a lot.

    Hotline Miami

    A game that glorifies violence as you will kill a lot and be killed a lot.

    Hotline Miami is a 2D game played from an isometric perspective (top-down). It is set in 1980s Miami during the cocaine craze. The game has a very simple objective: kill everyone in sight in each chapter. Your protagoni... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Detailed world and diverse assassination methods help Absolution, but significant annoyances and inconsistencies abound.

    Hitman: Absolution

    Detailed world and diverse assassination methods help Absolution, but significant annoyances and inconsistencies abound.

    Agent 47 makes a return as the professional assassin with this trademark suit and tie in Hitman: Absolution. The story begins with 47 being assigned the task of killing his former boss at the Agency, Diana Burnwood, who... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Detailed world and diverse assassination methods help Absolution, but significant annoyances and inconsistencies abound.

    Hitman: Absolution

    Detailed world and diverse assassination methods help Absolution, but significant annoyances and inconsistencies abound.

    Agent 47 makes a return as the professional assassin with this trademark suit and tie in Hitman: Absolution. The story begins with 47 being assigned the task of killing his former boss at the Agency, Diana Burnwood, who... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    An open world crime drama with exciting melee combat and diverse gameplay to keep you playing for a long time.

    Sleeping Dogs

    An open world crime drama with exciting melee combat and diverse gameplay to keep you playing for a long time.

    Sleeping Dogs is a crime drama set in the land of Hong Kong. The protagonist is Wei Shen, an undercover cop who is a native of Hong Kong but spent some years in the U.S. working for the San Francisco Police Department. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Brilliant storytelling, many suspenseful shootouts, and a hot-tempered guy make this game a great series addition.<br />

    Max Payne 3

    Brilliant storytelling, many suspenseful shootouts, and a hot-tempered guy make this game a great series addition.<br />

    Max Payne 3 is a continuation of the dark, gritty crime story saga. Max Payne has changed quite a bit and is now an aging former New York City cop moving to São Paulo, Brazil to protect the wealthy Branco family looking ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Not a GTA clone, Saints Row: The Third has its own identity with a wide open game world, customization, and humor.

    Saints Row: The Third

    Not a GTA clone, Saints Row: The Third has its own identity with a wide open game world, customization, and humor.

    Games that are open ended with plenty of side missions tend to take up much of my time. I like to play these games to the hilt to get the most fun out of them. The Grand Theft Auto franchise is an example of that. So is ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Dead Island

  • Review Score:7.5
    Despite several flaws, a solid RPG game set on beautiful, zombie infested island ripe for hacking and slashing.

    Dead Island

    Despite several flaws, a solid RPG game set on beautiful, zombie infested island ripe for hacking and slashing.

    Dead Island, from the beginning, looks like it is set in tropical paradise. . The island is Banoi which resembles the real life island of Papua New Guinea. You'll notice a luxury beach resort, but you will also see that ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3

    Aliens: Colonial Marines

  • Review Score:9
    Superb voice acting, great facial captures, and Hollywood-like crime drama make L.A. Noire very interesting.

    L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition

    Superb voice acting, great facial captures, and Hollywood-like crime drama make L.A. Noire very interesting.

    L.A. Noire is set near the mid-20th century, circa 1947. Los Angeles is portrayed as having drug abuse, rampant racism, and a lot of violence. The protagonist is Cole Phelps, a former Marine who fought in the Pacific aga... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    A graphically great sequel featuring a fun, tactical campaign and great music. It's far better than the average FPS.

    Crysis 2

    A graphically great sequel featuring a fun, tactical campaign and great music. It's far better than the average FPS.

    Crysis was a visual masterpiece when it was released back in 2007. It also had high quality A.I. overall. Therefore, Crysis 2 had to reach a high standard to at least match its predecessor in quality. The environments in... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Singularity

  • Review Score:7.5
    Decent game with fun FPS gameplay, very linear and derivative, but still plain fun and nice puzzles.

    Singularity

    Decent game with fun FPS gameplay, very linear and derivative, but still plain fun and nice puzzles.

    Singularity is a game that doesn't place much emphasis on a complex, detailed narrative like other games do. It is an FPS that derives some of its gameplay from Bioshock and Half-Life franchises. However, the game is pla... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City

  • Review Score:8.5
    Interesting storylines, fun gameplay in missions and mini-games, and diverse characters make each episode worth playing.

    Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City

    Interesting storylines, fun gameplay in missions and mini-games, and diverse characters make each episode worth playing.

    Those gamers who have experienced Grand Theft Auto IV will have a pretty good feel for the two stories starring two different protagonists. The episodes are The Lost and Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony and take place a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    BioShock 2

  • Review Score:9
    Refined gameplay, the plot's twists and turns, and moral choices make this sequel worth your time and will grow on you.

    BioShock 2

    Refined gameplay, the plot's twists and turns, and moral choices make this sequel worth your time and will grow on you.

    Bioshock 2 is, like its predecessor, set in the city of Rapture. For those who played Bioshock 2 the environments look familiar. When I first started playing Bioshock 2 I was wondering what Bioshock 2 could offer that is... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Very nice visuals, fighting hordes of aliens with a vast arsenal make Serious Sam 3: BFE an enjoyable FPS.

    Serious Sam 3: BFE

    Very nice visuals, fighting hordes of aliens with a vast arsenal make Serious Sam 3: BFE an enjoyable FPS.

    Serious Sam Stone has been an icon in the first-person shooter genre since the early 200s when Croteam introduced him in Serious Sam: The First Encounter. The tradition of the Serious Sam series in which Serious Sam batt... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    Serious Sam 3: BFE

  • Review Score:9
    A great addition to Deus Ex: Human Revolution, more global conspiracy drama, and more emphasis on stealth action.

    Deus Ex: Human Revolution - The Missing Link

    A great addition to Deus Ex: Human Revolution, more global conspiracy drama, and more emphasis on stealth action.

    Deus Ex: Human Revolution – The Missing Link is a DLC of the base game Deus Ex: Human Revolution. It is quite brief in length and continues with Adam Jensen's adventures on a ship. He is falsely imprisoned, bloodied, and... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Deus Ex: Human Revolution

  • Review Score:9
    A fantastic, gripping, global conspiracy thriller that allows you to make choices to reach your goals.

    Deus Ex: Human Revolution

    A fantastic, gripping, global conspiracy thriller that allows you to make choices to reach your goals.

    Deus Ex: Human Revolution is a prequel to the original Deus Ex. Like Deus Ex, Human Revolution is nonlinear since it gives you so many choices to deal with many situations that missions present. It is a first-person shoo... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Portal 2

  • Review Score:9
    Clever plot, more humor, new characters, and new gameplay features make the game a little better than its predecessor.

    Portal 2

    Clever plot, more humor, new characters, and new gameplay features make the game a little better than its predecessor.

    Portal was a puzzle game that received rave reviews for its sense of humor and clever storyline. It ended with GLADOS being incinerated by the protagonist, Chell. The question became: What happens after GLADOS is defeate... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    A survival horror that is just as scary and atmospheric as its predecessor and the sci-fi elements are remarkable again.

    Dead Space 2

    A survival horror that is just as scary and atmospheric as its predecessor and the sci-fi elements are remarkable again.

    Dead Space 2 stars Isaac Clarke, a space engineer who was unfortunate enough to have to battle necromorphs on the ship known as the Ishimura in Dead Space. The Isaac is back in Dead Space 2 and the scary feeling in a da... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6
    The familiar Serious Sam shooting at diverse enemies is hurt by cartoony 2D backgrounds and Sam getting lost in battles

    Serious Sam Double D

    The familiar Serious Sam shooting at diverse enemies is hurt by cartoony 2D backgrounds and Sam getting lost in battles

    Serious Sam: Double D is an indie game made by Mommy's Best Games and licensed by Croteam. It is supposed to be a promotion for the upcoming Serious Sam 3: BFE. It is a side-scrolling 2D shooter instead of the FPS game t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5
    Duke's personality isn't enough to overcome mediocre, monotonous gameplay and dated graphics.

    Duke Nukem Forever

    Duke's personality isn't enough to overcome mediocre, monotonous gameplay and dated graphics.

    After a development cycle of 14 years (1997-2011) Duke Nukem Forever has finally arrived for Duke Nukem fans. A lot happened during the unusually long development cycle. How has the game really fared since release? Comme... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Just Cause 2

  • Review Score:8.5
    Blow stuff up in many ways, perform Hollywood-like stunts, and overthrow a dictator on a beautiful island is worthwhile.

    Just Cause 2

    Blow stuff up in many ways, perform Hollywood-like stunts, and overthrow a dictator on a beautiful island is worthwhile.

    Just Cause 2 is the latest iteration of the Just Cause franchise starring Rico Rodriguez. Rico is back as the man who is hired by The Agency to do what he does best: take down the dictator of Panau, a fictional island in... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Resident Evil 5

  • Review Score:8.5
    More action, a reliable partner, and a highly flexible item management system make Resident Evil 5 enjoyable.

    Resident Evil 5

    More action, a reliable partner, and a highly flexible item management system make Resident Evil 5 enjoyable.

    Capcom is famous for its Resident Evil series. Resident Evil has been known for its tense atmosphere. Capcom's latest iteration, Resident Evil 5, continues its survival horror tradition with some new features. The game i... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Red Faction: Guerrilla

  • Review Score:8.5
    Plenty of mayhem in an open-world, third person action adventure will satisfy any fan of massive destruction.

    Red Faction: Guerrilla

    Plenty of mayhem in an open-world, third person action adventure will satisfy any fan of massive destruction.

    Red Faction: Guerrilla arguably provides the most destructible environments in the history of the Red Faction franchise. The game is back in Mars and it is yours to wreak havoc on from start to finish. The story sort of ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Grand Theft Auto IV

  • Review Score:9
    Great story, gameplay, and protagonist are marred by technical problems.

    Grand Theft Auto IV

    Great story, gameplay, and protagonist are marred by technical problems.

    I tried to play Grand Theft Auto IV in 2009 after installing it. Unfortunately, the frame rates were too low that the game was virtually unplayable. In 2010 I had renewed interest in GTA IV after patch 1.0.6.0 was releas... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful