User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 9.13/10

Total of 48 user reviews spread across 48 releases

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  • User Rating:10
    It may be flawed, and it may not be epic, but Phantom Hourglass is the best handheld iteration of Zelda to date.

    Zelda no Densetsu: Mugen no Sunadokei

    It may be flawed, and it may not be epic, but Phantom Hourglass is the best handheld iteration of Zelda to date.

    Pros: +Innovative and highly addictive +Great sound +Brilliant character development +Awesome presentation +Good story +Great boss battle design Cons: -Temple of the Ocean King can get frustrating at times. -... Read Full Review

    7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Halo 3 is an extraordinary game, one that can be recommended to everybody without hesitation.

    Halo 3

    Halo 3 is an extraordinary game, one that can be recommended to everybody without hesitation.

    Bungie had a big job on their hands this time around. With Halo 3, they had to tie up all the loose ends that they had left with Halo 2's open ending- something which infuriated a lot of Halo fans. They also had to make ... Read Full Review

    7 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Final Fantasy XIII may have its own flaws, but its positive aspects outweigh them.

    Final Fantasy XIII

    Final Fantasy XIII may have its own flaws, but its positive aspects outweigh them.

    Final Fantasy is one of the most loved RPG franchises ever, a timeless pillar in the history of JRPGs. Each game has featured intricate storylines, characters which till this very day are regarded as some of the greatest... Read Full Review

    8 of 13 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Final Fantasy XIII may have its own flaws, but its positive aspects outweigh them.

    Final Fantasy XIII

    Final Fantasy XIII may have its own flaws, but its positive aspects outweigh them.

    Final Fantasy is one of the most loved RPG franchises ever, a timeless pillar in the history of JRPGs. Each game has featured intricate storylines, characters which till this very day are regarded as some of the greatest... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    GOWIII is a great game, but as a God of War game, and as a conclusion, it fails to deliver.

    God of War III

    GOWIII is a great game, but as a God of War game, and as a conclusion, it fails to deliver.

    "Zeus! Your son has returned! I bring the destruction of Olympus!" It was with these words that God of War II ended, and embedded itself in all our memories forever as one of the greatest games ever created. God of War I... Read Full Review

    11 of 14 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Magical.

    Pocket Monsters SoulSilver

    Magical.

    There are very few game series that can be tagged as 'memorable.' It takes a lot for a franchise to embed itself in the history of gaming for eternity, and even more for a handheld franchise to become one of the best gam... Read Full Review

    8 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Magical.

    Pocket Monsters HeartGold

    Magical.

    There are very few game series that can be tagged as 'memorable.' It takes a lot for a franchise to embed itself in the history of gaming for eternity, and even more for a handheld franchise to become one of the best gam... Read Full Review

    18 of 19 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Bowser's Inside Story is easily the best RPG the DS has to offer as of yet.

    Mario & Luigi RPG 3!!!

    Bowser's Inside Story is easily the best RPG the DS has to offer as of yet.

    The DS is paradise for all RPG lovers. With titles like Final Fantasy IV, Dragon Quest V, Pokemon Platinum and plenty of others to boast of, it can be called, without any question, the system with the best RPG library th... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Not only does God of War II live up to the first game in the series, it also outdoes Kratos' first outing in every way.

    God of War II

    Not only does God of War II live up to the first game in the series, it also outdoes Kratos' first outing in every way.

    The Playstation 2 has titles from basically every genre one can come to think of, and games like Devil May Cry, Grand Theft Auto III, Burnout 3: Takedown and Resident Evil 4 testify just how good each genre can get on th... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Origins is a must buy for all self respecting gamers and possibly one of the best RPGs to have been released this gen.

    Dragon Age: Origins (Collector's Edition)

    Origins is a must buy for all self respecting gamers and possibly one of the best RPGs to have been released this gen.

    Pros: +Deep, involving and varied gameplay system +Highly addictive +Great, epic story. Highly reminiscent of fantasy epics like LOTR and Wheel of Time +Stellar music, as grand as they come +Beautiful grap... Read Full Review

    8 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Demon's Souls is definitely the best game this year, second only to Uncharted 2.

    Demon's Souls

    Demon's Souls is definitely the best game this year, second only to Uncharted 2.

    Pros: +Great sheen and polish +Well over thirty hours long +Unmatched difficulty, the likes of which we haven't seen since the days of the NES +Epic sound score +Stunning visuals +Highly addictive +H... Read Full Review

    11 of 13 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Oblivion is as addictive as a game can get, and the best RPG I have come across this entire generation.

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

    Oblivion is as addictive as a game can get, and the best RPG I have come across this entire generation.

    Pros: +Immensely deep and varied gameplay +Great attention to detail +Spectacular graphics +Stellar music +All NPCs have their own voice effects and dialogues +A rich, alive world +Well over 200 hour... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Uncharted 2 does nothing new in terms of gameplay, but as far as storytelling goes, it's nothing short of a revolution.

    Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

    Uncharted 2 does nothing new in terms of gameplay, but as far as storytelling goes, it's nothing short of a revolution.

    Pros: +Breathtaking and unequalled graphics. Probably the best we've ever seen in any game. +Awesome, movie-like presentation. +Great character development. +Exceptionally good dialogue. +Intense and action packed g... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    With this DS version, Final Fantasy IV achieves that glorious perfection for which it had always been destined.

    Final Fantasy IV

    With this DS version, Final Fantasy IV achieves that glorious perfection for which it had always been destined.

    Pros: +Stunning graphics, for a DS game. +Great soundtrack. Sound better than ever before. +Moving story as good as it ever was. +Complex characters with layered motivations. +Awesome voice acting +You spoony bard!... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker is the definitve Zelda title of its generation. This game is as good as they come.

    The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (Limited Edition)

    The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker is the definitve Zelda title of its generation. This game is as good as they come.

    Since the days of the NES Zelda has been, and most probably always will be, the definitive gaming franchise of all time. With perfection and polish, all Zelda games, save a few, have been slated as the definitive experie... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    5TH Cell, with Scribblenauts, delivers what is probably the most innovative experience one can find on the DS.

    Scribblenauts

    5TH Cell, with Scribblenauts, delivers what is probably the most innovative experience one can find on the DS.

    SCORE: 8.5/10 Pros: *A plethora of words in the dictionary and an almost equally large number of levels to be played. *Level creator mode is great fun. *Highly addictive gameplay. I never felt like putting my DS do... Read Full Review

    11 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    ODST is a joyride no Halo fan would want to miss.

    Halo 3: ODST

    ODST is a joyride no Halo fan would want to miss.

    SCORE: 8.5/10 Pros: *Spectacular visuals. *Some great new mechanics. *Very atmospheric *Even though there is no Master Chief, the game still feels great. *Awesome cutscenes. The presentation has never been bett... Read Full Review

    6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Cecil vs Ultimecia? Why not?

    Dissidia: Final Fantasy

    Cecil vs Ultimecia? Why not?

    Pros: *Great addictive gameplay. You never feel like putting your PSP down. *A plethora of things to do. *At every step in the game, new stuff like weapons, characters, battle arenas, level upgrades and much more stu... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    When the Agent of Chaos unleashes his crazed powers upon Arkham Asylum, it is upto the Dark Knight to save the day.

    Batman: Arkham Asylum

    When the Agent of Chaos unleashes his crazed powers upon Arkham Asylum, it is upto the Dark Knight to save the day.

    Pros: *Voice acting is excellent. *Gameplay is easy to learn, yet extremely deep and engrossing. *Lots and lots of stuff to do apart from the main story missions. *Graphics are great. *The game feels like a real Bat... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    You are looking at the review of what is probably the best game ever to grace the DS.

    Pocket Monsters Platina

    You are looking at the review of what is probably the best game ever to grace the DS.

    Pokemon Diamond and Peal were released two years ago on the Nintendo DS. There was a lot of excitement surrounding the newest instalments of the series. I was excited too. Game Freak was hyping D/P as the ultimate Pokemo... Read Full Review

    10 of 12 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Shadow of the Colossus is one of the most stunning and breathtaking games ever... You'll be awestruck.

    Shadow of the Colossus

    Shadow of the Colossus is one of the most stunning and breathtaking games ever... You'll be awestruck.

    After playing ICO, the Playstation 2 automatically became the console with the best library for me. ICO was a masterpiece with little or no flaws. It featured a deep character cast, engrossing gameplay, brilliant story a... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Get ready as Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops takes you on a roller coaster ride to show what true masterpieces are.

    Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops

    Get ready as Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops takes you on a roller coaster ride to show what true masterpieces are.

    Since the first Metal Gear Solid game came out on the Playstation, I became a hardcore fan of Espionage Stealth games. Of course, there was Metal Gear before, but it just didn't have the 'X' factor for me. But when Metal... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    People have been searching for a game that is better than Ocarina. With this game, their search ends.

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

    People have been searching for a game that is better than Ocarina. With this game, their search ends.

    Back in 1998, Nintendo took the entire gaming industry by surprise by unleashing the magic of Ocarina of Time upon us gamers. All were awe-struck- never before had they seen a game so polished, so deep, so engrossing. Fo... Read Full Review

    7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Give way to what is the best game ever created. Yeah, even better than Ocarina of Time.

    Metroid Prime

    Give way to what is the best game ever created. Yeah, even better than Ocarina of Time.

    Super Metroid was the dream game for every gamer. It marked the rise of the Metroid series. With a breathtaking gameplay design, spectacular gameplay mechanics and mind blowing boss fights, it was slated to be the best M... Read Full Review

    8 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5
    Don't let the stunning visuals fool you. This is one of the most disappointing games I've come across in a long time.

    Assassin's Creed

    Don't let the stunning visuals fool you. This is one of the most disappointing games I've come across in a long time.

    When I first started playing this game, my reaction was something like this: "Holy sh*t! This game is so cool!" The flashy moves, the semi open-world style, the spectacular visuals and concept of the game had stunned me.... Read Full Review

    7 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.5
    Don't let the great visuals of this game fool you. This is one of the most disappointing games I''ve ever come across.

    Assassin's Creed

    Don't let the great visuals of this game fool you. This is one of the most disappointing games I''ve ever come across.

    When I first started playing this game, my reaction was something like this: "Holy sh*t! This game is so cool!" The flashy moves, the semi open-world style, the spectacular visuals and concept of the game had stunned me.... Read Full Review

    6 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Killzone 2 manages to deliver one of the best FPS experiences ever.

    Killzone 2

    Killzone 2 manages to deliver one of the best FPS experiences ever.

    One of the most hyped games this year was Killzone 2. Almost everyday, there was a new article about this game. Everyone was going gaga over it even before it could be released. The trailers were breathtaking, and accord... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    The newcomers to the series will be pleased but hardcore fans of RE will be disappointed.

    Resident Evil 5

    The newcomers to the series will be pleased but hardcore fans of RE will be disappointed.

    Resident Evil 4 is one of the only modern masterpieces. It is considered to be the best PS2 and GC game ever (by many) and is also said to be the peak of Capcom, RE and the benchmark of any type of horror game. Basically... Read Full Review

    8 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Newcomers to the series will be pleased but hardcore fans of RE will be disappointed.

    Resident Evil 5 (Collector's Edition)

    Newcomers to the series will be pleased but hardcore fans of RE will be disappointed.

    Resident Evil 4 is one of the only modern masterpieces. It is considered to be the best PS2 and GC game ever (by many) and is also said to be the peak of Capcom, RE and the benchmark of any type of horror game. Basically... Read Full Review

    8 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Hysterical. Violent. Brutal. Definitely not for children. That's what MadWorld is. And that's why it's so cool.

    MadWorld

    Hysterical. Violent. Brutal. Definitely not for children. That's what MadWorld is. And that's why it's so cool.

    Everyone knows it- there's a drought of hardcore games on the Wii. Yes, there have been spectacular titles like Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Super Mario Galaxy and The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess on the cosole, but... Read Full Review

    13 of 14 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Metroid Prime 3: Corruption is the easiest title in the entire trilogy, and also the best.

    Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

    Metroid Prime 3: Corruption is the easiest title in the entire trilogy, and also the best.

    Let me begin by saying this: If you're expecting to be something revolutionary different in the soul of the gameplay of this game than the previous installments into the series, then you'll be disappointed. The only majo... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Goodbye Lara.

    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

    Goodbye Lara.

    Until very recently, the most highly regarded (and one of the only) "Old Dungeon Searching and Finding Old Valuable Objects" games (basically, game like Indiana Jones) was Tomb Raider. Though there were not many other g... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Better than the entire Sands Trilogy put together.

    Prince of Persia

    Better than the entire Sands Trilogy put together.

    When I first played Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, I was awe-struck. I had gone through the game in about ten hours, and not even a minute had gone by where I wasn't thrilled. Either there was a cool move that look... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Better than the entire Sands Trilogy put together.

    Prince of Persia

    Better than the entire Sands Trilogy put together.

    When I first played Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, I was awe-struck. I had gone through the game in about ten hours, and not even a minute had gone by where I wasn't thrilled. Either there was a cool move that look... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Ishimura is one ship that will haunt you forever and ever.

    Dead Space

    Ishimura is one ship that will haunt you forever and ever.

    I spent 18 hours on this game. It took me about three days to beat it. And basically, there is one thing that I have realized. All other typical survivol horror action adventures, Resident Evil, Silent Hill, House of the... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Ishimura is one ship that will haunt you forever and ever.

    Dead Space

    Ishimura is one ship that will haunt you forever and ever.

    I spent 18 hours on this game. It took me about three days to beat it. And basically, there is one thing that I have realized. All other typical survivol horror action adventures, Resident Evil, Silent Hill, House of the... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Ratchet and Clank make their debut on the PS3- a debut which has set the standard for plaformers yet to come.

    Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction

    Ratchet and Clank make their debut on the PS3- a debut which has set the standard for plaformers yet to come.

    I would like to begin by saying this- this game does nothing- when I say nothing, I mean NOTHING AT ALL- that previous Ratchet and Clank games or any other platforming game hasn't done. Okay, it does have a few innovativ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    Great movie...!!!! Oh sorry... forgot that the game had anything other than cutscenes- Great game!!!!!!

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (Platinum)

    Great movie...!!!! Oh sorry... forgot that the game had anything other than cutscenes- Great game!!!!!!

    First things first- if you like watching games rather than playing them, this is the perfect game for you. This game about five hours of gameplay and eight FREAKING hours of cutscenes (not that its a bad thing. This give... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Experience Star Wars like never before! This game rocks!

    Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

    Experience Star Wars like never before! This game rocks!

    How was the Rebellion formed? What happened between the Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope? Questions like these, and a lot more, will be answered. The Force Unleashed, which is the episode no. 3.5 reveals all the plotho... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Experience Star Wars like never before! This game rocks!

    Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

    Experience Star Wars like never before! This game rocks!

    How was the Rebellion formed? What happened between the Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope? Questions like these, and a lot more, will be answered. The Force Unleashed, which is the episode no. 3.5 reveals all the plotho... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful