User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 7.73/10

Total of 44 user reviews spread across 44 releases

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  • User Rating 5.5
    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested

    TMNT

    Rated on October 21, 2007 by knitecrow007

    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) gives players the chance to relive their nostalgia for the series. Going in, the game holds a lot of promise as it is developed by Ubisoft Montreal most notablely k...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5
    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested

    TMNT

    Rated on October 21, 2007 by knitecrow007

    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) gives players the chance to relive their nostalgia for the series. Going in, the game holds a lot of promise as it is developed by Ubisoft Montreal most notablely k...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5
    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested and its only redeeming quality is the easy 1

    TMNT

    Rated on October 21, 2007 by knitecrow007

    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested and its only redeeming quality is the easy 1

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) gives players the chance to relive their nostalgia for the series. Going in, the game holds a lot of promise as it is developed by Ubis...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5
    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested.

    TMNT

    Rated on October 21, 2007 by knitecrow007

    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested.

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) gives players the chance to relive their nostalgia for the series. Going in, the game holds a lot of promise as it is developed by Ubis...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5
    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested.

    TMNT

    Rated on October 21, 2007 by knitecrow007

    TMNT is a budget title that should keep younger audiences mildly interested.

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) gives players the chance to relive their nostalgia for the series. Going in, the game holds a lot of promise as it is developed by Ubisoft Montreal most notablely k...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    The single player campaign is taut and highly enjoyable with the one complaint being that it ends all too quickly.

    Medal of Honor: Airborne

    Rated on October 07, 2007 by knitecrow007

    The single player campaign is taut and highly enjoyable with the one complaint being that it ends all too quickly.

    Metal Of Honor Airborne continues the popular MOH series and and the tradition of solid game play. If you have played any of the MOH or Call of Duty series, this game offers more of same Nazi-killing ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    The single player campaign is taut and highly enjoyable with the one complaint being that it ends all too quickly.

    Medal of Honor: Airborne

    Rated on October 07, 2007 by knitecrow007

    The single player campaign is taut and highly enjoyable with the one complaint being that it ends all too quickly.

    Metal Of Honor Airborne continues the popular MOH series and and the tradition of solid game play. If you have played any of the MOH or Call of Duty series, this game offers more of same Nazi-killing ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7
    Just an average shooter in an very crowded market. The single player campaign will keep players interested for its span

    Call of Juarez

    Rated on October 07, 2007 by knitecrow007

    Just an average shooter in an very crowded market. The single player campaign will keep players interested for its span

    Call of Juarez tries a different take on the first person genre by setting it in the old west; a welcome change from the typical si-fi/war themes that exist. The most striking feature of the game are ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7
    Just an average shooter in an very crowded market. The single player campaign will keep players interested for its span

    Call of Juarez

    Rated on October 07, 2007 by knitecrow007

    Just an average shooter in an very crowded market. The single player campaign will keep players interested for its span

    Call of Juarez tries a different take on the first person genre by setting it in the old west; a welcome change from the typical si-fi/war themes that exist. The most striking feature of the game are ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5
    Simply put, this game is a bore-feast, even if you want it for achievement points.  Avoid this game as there any many

    Bullet Witch

    Rated on September 24, 2007 by knitecrow007

    Simply put, this game is a bore-feast, even if you want it for achievement points. Avoid this game as there any many

    Bullet Witch represents a kind of game we have all seen before -- great concept, poor execution. Bullet Witch puts you in control of a vixen with a gun and magic power in a third person shoot-em-up. U...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5
    Pick this game up for the turn-based combat and engaging story and be prepared to put up with JRPG annoyances.

    Enchanted Arms

    Rated on February 17, 2007 by knitecrow007

    Pick this game up for the turn-based combat and engaging story and be prepared to put up with JRPG annoyances.

    Let me start by confessing a little known dark secret – I have never played a JRPG for more than 10 minutes. That is not to say I am not an RPG fan, which I am, but I am accustomed to “western” RPG’s ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.7
    A throughly average game with interesting premise marred by poor execution.

    Dark Messiah of Might and Magic

    Rated on January 06, 2007 by knitecrow007

    A throughly average game with interesting premise marred by poor execution.

    Dark Messiah offers an interesting premise -- an FPS action game set in a fantasy world where you can use melee weapons in addition magic and stealth elements. The game starts enough well enough showc...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7
    A generic FPS shooter that fails to excite

    Pariah

    Rated on May 30, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A generic FPS shooter that fails to excite

    Pariah is another FPS in a long line of shooters that are trying to distinguish themselves from the likes of Halo 2. Unfortunately despite some minor innovations Pariah is ultimately another generic s...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.4
    Comes across as another one of your bland generic FPS game.

    Pariah

    Rated on May 30, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Comes across as another one of your bland generic FPS game.

    Pariah is another FPS in a long line of shooters that are trying to distinguish themselves from the likes of Farcry or HL2. Unfortunately despite some minor innovations Pariah is ultimately another ge...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4
    Takes the GTA concept to the next level. An amazing game that will keep you entertained for hours.

    Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction

    Rated on April 29, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Takes the GTA concept to the next level. An amazing game that will keep you entertained for hours.

    Think of what you like about GTA and take it to a world where you are a mercenary in the middle of a war zone with 4 unique factions, each with its own weapons, vehicles and air units. There are so ma...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8
    Takes the GTA concept to the next level. An amazing game that will keep you entertained for hours.

    Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction

    Rated on April 29, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Takes the GTA concept to the next level. An amazing game that will keep you entertained for hours.

    Think of what you like about GTA and take it to a world where you are a mercenary in the middle of a war zone with 4 unique factions, each with its own weapons, vehicles and air units. There are so ma...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.1
    A mindless but fun game that is all about bashing cars.

    Wreckless: The Yakuza Missions

    Rated on April 23, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A mindless but fun game that is all about bashing cars.

    Wreckless isn't about amazing graphics, physics or realism -- it is all about bashing cars and other such challenges within the game. That being said, thegame can be fun for a few hours if you want a ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6
    Despite all its flaws, the game gets many things right and is a must play for fans of the orignial.

    Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

    Rated on April 09, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Despite all its flaws, the game gets many things right and is a must play for fans of the orignial.

    You have heard all about it and what to know what it is really like: overall its a great game. The sequel tries a few new things, some are successful (the new combat system) while others are not (dark...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6
    Despite all its flaws, the game gets many things right and is a must play for fans of the orignial.

    Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

    Rated on April 09, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Despite all its flaws, the game gets many things right and is a must play for fans of the orignial.

    You have heard all about it and what to know what it is really like: overall its a great game. The sequel tries a few new things, some are successful (the new combat system) while others are not (dark...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6
    Despite all its flaws, the game gets many things right and is a must play for fans of the orignial.

    Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

    Rated on April 09, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Despite all its flaws, the game gets many things right and is a must play for fans of the orignial.

    You have heard all about it and what to know what it is really like: overall its a great game. The sequel tries a few new things, some are successful (the new combat system) while others are not (dark...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Rated on April 09, 2005 by knitecrow007

    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    It’s hard to describe some games just because they don't fit the mold and have that certain "je ne sais quois" quality. I don't know what the exact elements were, but I absolutely enjoyed the experien...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9
    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Rated on April 09, 2005 by knitecrow007

    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    It’s hard to describe some games just because they don't fit the mold and have that certain "je ne sais quois" quality. I don't know what the exact elements were, but I absolutely enjoyed the experien...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7
    Old School Resident Evil meets the high seas. Offers the same fun mixed with the same old frustrations and complaints.

    Cold Fear

    Rated on April 08, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Old School Resident Evil meets the high seas. Offers the same fun mixed with the same old frustrations and complaints.

    This game clearly borrows inspiration from the resident evil series, but unfortunately, it is before all the fixes and evolution brought by Resident 4. That being said, the game shares some of the sam...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.1
    Old School Resident Evil meets the high seas. Offers the same fun mixed with the same old frustrations and complaints.

    Cold Fear

    Rated on April 08, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Old School Resident Evil meets the high seas. Offers the same fun mixed with the same old frustrations and complaints.

    This game clearly borrows inspiration from the resident evil series, but unfortunately, it is before all the fixes and evolution brought by Resident 4. That being said, the game shares some of the sam...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.6
    Old School Resident Evil meets the high seas. Offers the same fun mixed with the same old frustrations and complaints.

    Cold Fear

    Rated on April 08, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Old School Resident Evil meets the high seas. Offers the same fun mixed with the same old frustrations and complaints.

    This game clearly borrows inspiration from the resident evil series, but unfortunately, it is before all the fixes and evolution brought by Resident 4. That being said, the game shares some of the sam...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    A solid, straight-to-the-point action FPS that really shines on the PS2. Worth playing.

    Project: Snowblind

    Rated on March 27, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A solid, straight-to-the-point action FPS that really shines on the PS2. Worth playing.

    The PS2 is a neglected console when it comes to FPS shooters. The last one that I played (killzone) left a bitter taste in my mouth. Xbox and PC gamers are down right spoilt when it comes to FPS. T...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.9
    A very competent FPS that doesn't stray too far from the basic action FPS formula. While OK, it's not worth remembering.

    Project: Snowblind

    Rated on March 27, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A very competent FPS that doesn't stray too far from the basic action FPS formula. While OK, it's not worth remembering.

    Project:Snowblind is a striped down Deus Ex or its lack-luster follow up "Deus Ex: Invisible War." with just the pure basic action FPS elements. Unfortunately it was the non-FPS elements (such as mult...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.9
    A very competent FPS that doesn't stray too far from the basic action FPS formula. While ok, it's not worth remembering.

    Project: Snowblind

    Rated on March 27, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A very competent FPS that doesn't stray too far from the basic action FPS formula. While ok, it's not worth remembering.

    Project:Snowblind is a striped down Deus Ex or its lack-luster follow up "Deus Ex: Invisible War." with just the pure basic action FPS elements. Unfortunately it was the non-FPS elements (such as mult...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7
    Oldie-comic inspired game is back with the same style, game play, better graphics but feels too much like a retro game.

    Freedom Force vs The 3rd Reich

    Rated on March 10, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Oldie-comic inspired game is back with the same style, game play, better graphics but feels too much like a retro game.

    If you played the original Freedom Force you know what this game is about. For those of you who don't, here is a recap: 60's comic inspired superhero RPG (with quasi-turnbased strategy a la KOTOR) -- ...

    4 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5
    A polished, fun action FPS that introduces squad control and will keep you hooked for the 10-15 hrs of game play.

    Star Wars: Republic Commando

    Rated on March 03, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A polished, fun action FPS that introduces squad control and will keep you hooked for the 10-15 hrs of game play.

    I wasn't expecting a good game so I was pleasantly surprised by how much fun the game was. It is action oriented, but manages to innovate with the squad control commands. The problem is, much like hal...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3
    An extremely fun action FPS that introduces squad control and will keep you hooked for 10-15 hrs of gameplay.

    Star Wars: Republic Commando

    Rated on March 03, 2005 by knitecrow007

    An extremely fun action FPS that introduces squad control and will keep you hooked for 10-15 hrs of gameplay.

    I wasn't expecting a good game so I was pleasantly surprised by how much fun the game was. It is action oriented, but manages to innovate with the squad control commands. The problem is, much like hal...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Rated on March 02, 2005 by knitecrow007

    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    It’s hard to describe some games just because they don't fit the mold and have that certain "je ne sais quois" quality. I don't know what the exact elements were, but I absolutely enjoyed the experien...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.9
    Best described as a SIMS games that revolves around making your own evil lair. Interesting premise, mixed results.

    Evil Genius

    Rated on February 23, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Best described as a SIMS games that revolves around making your own evil lair. Interesting premise, mixed results.

    This is a control type game, where you monitor and micromanage an evil genius to gain world domination. As such, micromanagement does not suit everyone and I am one of those people. Speaking as an evi...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9
    A great RPG in its own right and a must for fans of the original, but bewared; the padawan does not beat the master.

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords

    Rated on February 18, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A great RPG in its own right and a must for fans of the original, but bewared; the padawan does not beat the master.

    To be critical of KOTOR II seams a little unfair because it is a good game in own right despite all the bugs (I encountered a lot of graphical bugs myself), but the comparison is enviable given that t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1
    A great RPG in its own right and a must for fans of the original, but bewared; the padawan does not beat the master.

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords

    Rated on February 18, 2005 by knitecrow007

    A great RPG in its own right and a must for fans of the original, but bewared; the padawan does not beat the master.

    To be critical of KOTOR II seams a little unfair because it is a good game in own right despite all the bugs (I encountered a lot of graphical bugs myself), but the comparison is enviable given that t...

    1 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8
    Inspired by starcraft and warcraft, this game offers more of the same solid fun in a different setting.

    Armies of Exigo

    Rated on February 06, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Inspired by starcraft and warcraft, this game offers more of the same solid fun in a different setting.

    Inspired by starcraft and warcraft, this game offers more of the same solid fun in a different setting. The Good: - Will please fans of starcraft and warcraft looking to get their fix. - Immersiv...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6
    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Rated on January 13, 2005 by knitecrow007

    This game has style and charm that'll sweap you away. An amazing experience -- DONT WAIT, BUT IT NOW!

    It’s hard to describe some games just because they don't fit the mold and have that certain "je ne sais quois" quality. I don't know what the exact elements were, but I absolutely enjoyed the experien...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2
    Farcry is one of those rare games that come without phony hype but once you play it, it totally blows you away.

    Far Cry

    Rated on January 05, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Farcry is one of those rare games that come without phony hype but once you play it, it totally blows you away.

    The Good: - Amazing graphics, the lush greenry, the water and the draw distances are amazing. I can snipe a solider 20 miles away. - Great Sound. Everything sounds realistic. The guns are loud lik...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.9
    Best described as quasi-RTS, middleearth battle simulator. While the game is extremely fun it lacks depth and longevity.

    The Lord of the Rings, The Battle for Middle-earth

    Rated on January 05, 2005 by knitecrow007

    Best described as quasi-RTS, middleearth battle simulator. While the game is extremely fun it lacks depth and longevity.

    The Good: - Will please LOTR fans. - Immersive graphics and sounds. Especially the sound and music. - Extremely Fun, movie-esque game play. The Bad: - Some new ideas, interesting concepts – mix...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.6
    Faithful remake of a classic game, too faithful, to the point of being repetitive, utterly boring.

    Sid Meier's Pirates!

    Rated on December 10, 2004 by knitecrow007

    Faithful remake of a classic game, too faithful, to the point of being repetitive, utterly boring.

    The gamespot reviews were no doubt written by some very nostalgic people as the game does not deserve a 9+ rating. I played the game and even worse, wasted money buying it. This game is a remake of...

    2 out of 15 found this review helpful.