User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 7.87/10

Total of 76 user reviews spread across 76 releases

  1. 10
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  2. 9
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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:9
    Civilization goes portable, and the transition is fantastic.

    Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution

    Civilization goes portable, and the transition is fantastic.

    Civilization Revolution is a turn based strategy game for the DS. Anybody who has a PC has most likely played at least one Civilization game. They would probably think it's impossible to transport such a grand game to a ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Well, Ensemble Studios can make Age of Empires right.

    Age of Empires III

    Well, Ensemble Studios can make Age of Empires right.

    Age of Empires 3 is an RTS for the PC. You should know, I have hated past Age of Empire games. I thought they were flat, boring, and just plain bad. AOE3 fixes all the problems from previous games which makes for an exce... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Time to give the Germans a breather and take on the Japanese in this fast paced World War Two shooter.

    Medal of Honor Pacific Assault

    Time to give the Germans a breather and take on the Japanese in this fast paced World War Two shooter.

    Medal of Honor Pacific Assault is a FPS for the PC. You play as Tommy Conlin, a marine fighting in the Pacific Theater of World War Two. Throughout the game you will be fighting in three different areas. These are Makin ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Medal of Honor Frontline is a great game, but isn't without a few problems.

    Medal of Honor Frontline

    Medal of Honor Frontline is a great game, but isn't without a few problems.

    Medal of Honor Frontline is a FPS for the Xbox. You play as James Patterson. The game takes place during the later years of the war and includes a memorable D-Day level. During Frontline, you will be moving behind enemy ... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:3.5
    Some of the worst controls in video game history.

    Freedom Fighters

    Some of the worst controls in video game history.

    Freedom Fighters is a third person shooter for the Xbox. I had heard nothing but good about Freedom Fighters. So, while picking up a few used games, I though "why not try it out?" This was a big mistake. The game is abou... Read Full Review

    1 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Can a string of cheesy movies be made into an awesome game. Yes, they can.

    The Matrix: Path of Neo

    Can a string of cheesy movies be made into an awesome game. Yes, they can.

    The Matrix: Path of Neo is a 3rd person action game for the Xbox. Now I bet you're thinking "oh crap, this is going to be like Enter the Matrix isn't it?" Please, take a deep sigh of relief, because it isn't. You play as... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    I'm very impressed

    Call of Duty 2

    I'm very impressed

    Call of Duty 2 is a FPS for PC. You will play as a variety of soldiers. A Russian civilian who has taken up arms. An American corporal, a British tank commander and others. You will also have a huge range of World War 2 ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    A breakthrough in the RTS genre and one of my favorite games of all time.

    Starcraft

    A breakthrough in the RTS genre and one of my favorite games of all time.

    Starcraft is an RTS for the PC. Don't get me wrong. I don't just hand out perfect scores. But this is truly deserves it. It was kind of a breakthrough for the genre. Before it was either two races like Warcraft, or a bun... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Good, not spectacular.

    Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII

    Good, not spectacular.

    Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WW2 is a flight combat game for the Xbox. I own Crimson Skies, and it is awesome. However, I wanted a flight game where the planes were...normal. So I picked up this game, and it's actually p... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:2.5
    Why this game isn't that great

    Super Smash Bros. Melee

    Why this game isn't that great

    Super Smash Bros. Melee is a fighting game on the Gamecube. It's a follow up to the fantastic original Super Smash Bros. on the N64. However, this one has to be one of the most over hyped games in history. I'm not going ... Read Full Review

    4 of 50 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    I can't believe this is a Star Wars game!

    Star Wars: Republic Commando

    I can't believe this is a Star Wars game!

    Star Wars Republic Commando is FPS for the Xbox. You play as 3-8, a clone trooper thrown into the war against the Separatists. But you aren't any clone trooper. You are a commando, given better armor, weapons, and train... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    $1.99 at Gamestop? Sign me up!

    Madden NFL 2005

    $1.99 at Gamestop? Sign me up!

    Madden 05 is a football game for the Xbox. In the game, you obviously play football. You control every aspect of a football game, including running, passing, defense, and other things. There are a lot of different ways t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Finally a game that is worth all the hype.

    Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2

    Finally a game that is worth all the hype.

    Command & Conquer Red Alert 2 is an RTS for PC. This is follow up of Westwoods popular game "Red Alert." In the game the Soviet Union still exists and they launch and assault on America. Adviser to the Sov... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    It's actually pretty good!

    Operation Flashpoint: Elite

    It's actually pretty good!

    Operation Flashpoint Elite is a modern first person shooter for the Xbox. It's set in an alternate future were the Cold War escalated basically into World War Three. You play as an American soldier thrust into this terr... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Gamespot needs new play testers, because this game is amazing!

    Spartan: Total Warrior

    Gamespot needs new play testers, because this game is amazing!

    Spartan: Total Warrior is an action, hack-and-slash game for the Xbox. Not surprisingly once you play, this game was made by Creative Assembly, the same people who made Rome: Total War. You play as a Spartan with no name... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Bad controls? What do they consider good controls?

    Brothers In Arms DS

    Bad controls? What do they consider good controls?

    Brothers in Arms DS is a 3rd person World War Two shooter on the DS. You play as an infantryman through three different six mission campaigns. Missions last very little time, but it seems like every second is intense. Th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    A fun, albeit difficult , tactical shooter.

    Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 2: Summit Strike

    A fun, albeit difficult , tactical shooter.

    Ghost Recon 2 Summit Strike is a tactical shooter for the Xbox. You play as Scott Mitchael, leader of a squad of Ghosts, a fictional special forces unit. Throughout the game's 11 mission campaign, you will do a multitude... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    Not as intense as later Call of Duty games, but still pretty intense!

    Call of Duty 2: Big Red One

    Not as intense as later Call of Duty games, but still pretty intense!

    Call of Duty: Big Red One is a FPS based on the First Army Division in. Known as "the Big Red One" for their distinct arm patch, or "the Fighting First" for their fierce reputation, this game follows ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Looking to fight the battles of the Crusaders? Here you go.

    Stronghold: Crusader

    Looking to fight the battles of the Crusaders? Here you go.

    Stronghold: Crusader is an RTS for the pc. If you haven't figured it out by now, it's based on the Crusades. The game is part basic RTS, part advanced RTS, and part castle builder. Let's get to each of these. Part one ba... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:2.1
    It's really not that great

    Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings

    It's really not that great

    Age of Empires 2: Age of Kings is an RTS set in medieval times. Like the first game, you start in an age of depression and death. Last time it was the Stone Age, this time, the Dark Ages. In games, you can advance throug... Read Full Review

    2 of 28 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    After watching the Rocky movies, I had to have a boxing game. I picked this one up and wasn't disappointed.

    Fight Night Round 3

    After watching the Rocky movies, I had to have a boxing game. I picked this one up and wasn't disappointed.

    Fight Night Round 3 is a very realistic boxing game for the Xbox. There are a lot of different modes, but, the best one is the career mode. This is where you make your own boxer (or choose from one of the included boxer... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    power rangers: still knows how to provide entertainment.

    Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

    power rangers: still knows how to provide entertainment.

    Power Rangers is a beat em up for the SNES. It's played like an arcade game, so you can't save and you have continues. You can pick from all six power rangers. Each plays the same, except there attacks look different. Wh... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.1
    Short but sweet.

    Halo Zero

    Short but sweet.

    Halo Zero is a side scroller for the pc. Only a true Halo fan could take enough time to make such a sweet game. And man did he do it. All of the same weapons are here, some of the vehicles, characters, everything. The st... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Finally a shooter based on the struggle with the Japanese in World War ll. And it's a lot of fun too.

    Medal of Honor: Rising Sun

    Finally a shooter based on the struggle with the Japanese in World War ll. And it's a lot of fun too.

    Medal of Honor: Rising Sun is a World War ll shooter for the Xbox. You play as Joseph Griffin, a US Marine who is stationed at Pearl Harbor when the Japanese attacked. What follows is an incredible 10 minutes of video ga... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.9
    Who knew fighting one on one battles with one foot tall robots could be so fun?

    Gekitou! Custom Robo

    Who knew fighting one on one battles with one foot tall robots could be so fun?

    Custom Robo Arena is a fighting game for the DS. You play as a random character who just moved into a new town. You very soon meet 2 kids and join a robo team. Gotta give Noise/Nintendo credit for trying to make a storyl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    Seriously awesome

    kill.switch

    Seriously awesome

    Kill.switch is a shooting game for the Xbox. The games starts out with an informative tutorial to teach you the basics of the game. There is not much story but I have made out that you are playing as a soldier who is con... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.3
    It's fun but I've played better

    Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter

    It's fun but I've played better

    G.R.A.W is a FPS for the Xbox. It sound like it is set way in the future but really it's only 6 years in the future. The American and Mexican presidents have been kidnapped by rebel Mexicans and it's up to you, Captain S... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.4
    There were so many things that could have made this better.

    Star Fox Command

    There were so many things that could have made this better.

    Star Fox: Command is an action/strategy game and is the debut appearance of Star Fox on the DS. The Star Fox team has split up after defeating Andross but now the Lylat System is under attack by the Anglors, who very muc... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10
    This game is the reason we are up all night with the sound blasting

    Gears of War

    This game is the reason we are up all night with the sound blasting

    Gears of War is a 3rd person shooter/action game for the Xbox 360. You play as Marcus Fenix who was put in jail for disobeying orders in a battle with the Locusts, a creepy alien species that Humans are at war with. You... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    Even with some lame levels and minigames, Eragon makes up for it with a great combat system.

    Eragon

    Even with some lame levels and minigames, Eragon makes up for it with a great combat system.

    Eragon is an Action RPG and is definately one of my favorites. The RPG part of the game is different than your average RPG. Instead of leveling up your character you level up your weapons instead. For instance your sword... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.8
    A fantastic RTS and way better than the first.

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

    A fantastic RTS and way better than the first.

    Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle Earth 2 is a RTS set in the world of Middle Earth. But this time the game focuses more on war in the north.The campaigns in this game are more like regular RTS campaigns, much differe... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    One of the best RTS's to date.<br />
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-Warning Lengthy Review-

    American Conquest

    One of the best RTS's to date.<br /> <br /> -Warning Lengthy Review-

    American Conquest is an RTS that is like the Cossacks series. But this time it takes place in the Americas during the 18th and 19th centuries. There are many campaigns to take part in including The Revolutionary War, The... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.1
    Not bad. Not bad at all.

    The Hobbit

    Not bad. Not bad at all.

    The Hobbit is an action-adventure game that takes place before the original Lotr trilogy. You play as Bilbo, a young Hobbit who is looking for adventure. You will lead this Hobbit through caves, grasslands and more. Of c... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.2
    Great turn-based strategy on a subject I love.

    Civil War Generals 2: Grant, Lee, Sherman

    Great turn-based strategy on a subject I love.

    Civil War Generals 2 is a turn-based strategy game about the Civil War. Lets be realistic. The first one was really not a lot of fun because the campaign was only for the Confederates. But in this one, there are more tha... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.6
    Right up there with some of the greatest RTS's ever.

    WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos

    Right up there with some of the greatest RTS's ever.

    Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos is the third version of the Warcraft RTS series. We knew this game was going to be good but I believe we got more than we bargained for. There are 4 playable factions this time. These are Human... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    A very competent WW2 shooter for the Xbox.

    Call of Duty: Finest Hour

    A very competent WW2 shooter for the Xbox.

    Call of Duty: Finest Hour is yet another WW2 shooter that has landed on the Xbox. Now instead of just playing as the Americans you play as 3 factions. These are USA, Britain, and Russia. Each has their own campaign that ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Beat back Diablo again and this time with more style.

    Diablo II

    Beat back Diablo again and this time with more style.

    Diablo ll is great RPG that is second in the Diablo series. The game though an RPG like the last one, is really different. Instead of trudging through dungeon after dungeon you are outside a lot more than before. Your ma... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.8
    Simply one of the RTS game around.

    Command & Conquer: Generals

    Simply one of the RTS game around.

    Command and Conquer: Generals is a RTS with a different storyline than any of the other games in the series. This game takes place in the near future where there are 3 world super powers. These are the USA, China, and th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    I liked this game a lot, and I dont even play sports games.

    Madden NFL 06

    I liked this game a lot, and I dont even play sports games.

    Madden NFL 06 is a nice football game for the DS. I don't play sports games as I mentioned earlier, so this was a much needed refreshing break from the games I usually play which most of the time include blowing up prett... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.3
    A great remake of a great game.

    Defender

    A great remake of a great game.

    Defender is a remake of the old arcade classic. It is pretty much the old Defender but in 3d. In the game you play as a nameless defender pilot recruit. The aliens you must fight are called the Manti, these weird bug guy... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful