User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 9.05/10

Total of 248 user ratings spread across 248 releases

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  • Review Score:8
    Two Way Blast

    radiangames Crossfire

    Two Way Blast

    This game is another part of the Radian shump series and this game is probably my favorate one. There really isn't a lot for me to say, it's basically a retro style shooter similar to the fachion of "Space Invaders". T... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Retro Blaster

    Retrofit - Overload

    Retro Blaster

    This is another retro shumup from the indie circuit. There really isn't much to say about this one, it's pretty much a straight forward shooter that is similar in nature to the arcade classic Galaga. But to me that's ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Big Bang in Small Space

    Grid Space Shooter

    Big Bang in Small Space

    This is another gem from the indie section that's worth your time. There really isn't a lot to say, basically the game is a simple retro style shooter similBar in nature to the arcade game "Bosconian", which is the way... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Running the Extra Mile

    Bit.Trip Presents...Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien

    Running the Extra Mile

    As much as I liked the first bit trip runner game, personally I like the sequel even more. Also I never really expected it would ever have a sequel at all, but that's a good thing because usually their the sequels that... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
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    Bit.Trip Presents...Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien

  • Review Score:9
    Runs the Distance

    Bit.Trip Runner

    Runs the Distance

    This is another volume in the "Bit-Trip Saga" and this is my favorate of the bunch. There really isn't a whole lot to say, it's a simple concept no story really involved but with platform action games were in it for th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Alone in the Dark

    LIMBO

    Alone in the Dark

    What makes nightmares the most scary is sometimes the length of time it takes to wake from them even though in the physical world you weren't under that long but in the dream world it can almost feel like an eternity. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Tasty Thief

    The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom

    Tasty Thief

    This is a puzzle platform gem that kinda snuck under the radar. Once again it take the concept of getting from point a to b and does something more with it. There isn't much of a story, your just simply a pie thief th... Read Full Review

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

    Splatterhouse

  • Review Score:9
    House of Gore

    Splatterhouse

    House of Gore

    This is one of the best but sadly most misunderstood revivals, I've ever played. Just like with the film "Halloween 3 Season of the Witch" it got a bad rap before anyone understood what a great thing they had. But dow... Read Full Review

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

    Mirror's Edge

  • Review Score:9
    Running on a Razor's Edge

    Mirror's Edge

    Running on a Razor's Edge

    This game was another one of those supprises that despite running under the radar, I was able to pick up on my scope, and I really like it. What make this game go the distance are the fact it has combined two generes, p... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Alone in the Dark

    LIT

    Alone in the Dark

    We all at times have a fear of the dark because you never know what's hidden, we always have a lamp and light switch that give illumination for safety, but sometimes the problem is their never close enough which causes ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Prince of Time

    Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

    Prince of Time

    The first game in the series I loved and still do, the sequel no doubt improves upon certain things on the first game which make me really like this sequel if not love it. The story and characterization is great as ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Pitch Black

    Alan Wake

    Pitch Black

    Despite how much I've grown up the dark at times still creeps me out, it's just it always looms on the possibility that there is someone or something unseen there, out of our sight. We can't honestly say that there isn'... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Dark Profecy

    Indigo Prophecy

    Dark Profecy

    Suspense thrillers are always based on the fear that the last thing we want to happen to us does, and the thrill of them is always on the question of what the protagonist does to get out of the bad situation. This is an... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Reacuring Nightmare

    Alan Wake's American Nightmare

    Reacuring Nightmare

    Alan Wake I personally felt was a breath of fresh air for the survival horror genere which was getting a little stale. This follow up I'll admit was a supprise because it came fast, usual most franchises that have a fol... Read Full Review

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

    Sengoku 2

  • Review Score:8.5
    Time Traveling Samurai

    Sengoku Denshou 2

    Time Traveling Samurai

    This is the second sequel to what I personally think is an underrated beat em up franchise and personally I think it's an improved over the slightly flawed first game. Don't get me wrong I do like the first game but the... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Lee Brothers going One on One

    Double Dragon

    Lee Brothers going One on One

    I'm a fan of the Double Dragon franchise, and this I feel is an underrated edition in the franchise. This game was loosely but not directly based on the film (which I know I'm in a tiny minority on but I thought was dec... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9
    Shantae Returns

    Shantae: Risky's Revenge

    Shantae Returns

    This is something I wish most other video games would do, have a sequel to those games that rightfully deserve it. Shantae was an under the radar gem for the Game Boy Color which became a sleeper cult gem over the years... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Zelda on the right track

    The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks

    Zelda on the right track

    This is the second entry in the Zelda series for the DS and thankfully it has lived up to it's promise but to an extent (I'll talk about that latter). The good news, the game format is basically the same but that's fi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Fliping Out

    Mighty Flip Champs!

    Fliping Out

    This is the first in the Mighty series and I personally think is still the best in the bunch, for now anyway. Plot is simple, your a hot anime girl character that travels with a magic wand to different enviorments to ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Dig Dug

    Mole Mania

    Dig Dug

    This game to me was one of the Game Boy's last gems that got kinda buried in obscurity. The plot is a simple one your a papa mole that has to save your wife and children. But I like that, sometimes that all I nee... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Building Blocks

    Art of Balance Touch!

    Building Blocks

    As a kid one of my favorate toys has always been building blocks, and like any kid I sometimes like to stack them up as high as I could just to see if I could create an impossilbly tall stable structure. This game bri... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Art of Balance Touch!

  • Review Score:9
    Wing Flapping Hero

    Red Arremer: Makai-Mura Gaiden

    Wing Flapping Hero

    "Gargoyles Quest" is to me one of my favorate video game franchises and I feel one of the best Capcom had to offer. Yet, the sad thing about this franshise was it never flew high enough to become the next big thing for ... Read Full Review

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

    Gargoyle's Quest

  • Review Score:9
    Reloading for Duty

    Shock Troopers: 2nd Squad

    Reloading for Duty

    "Shock Troopers" is one of my favorate if underrated run and gun franchise. To me the only shame was that it didn't become a big franchise like Neo Geo's run and gun "Metal Slug" (another I love). Which is too bad beca... Read Full Review

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

    Shock Troopers: 2nd Squad

  • Review Score:8
    Vampires vs. Zombies

    Vampire Crystals

    Vampires vs. Zombies

    Once again the zombie sub genre hasn't ran out of steam. I'll admit I can be a sucker for both the shmup (shoot em up) and even the run and gun subgenres sometimes, what can I say I crave shooting things most of the tim... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8
    Zombies in Fairytale Land

    Little Red Riding Hood's Zombie BBQ

    Zombies in Fairytale Land

    The zombie sub genere hasn't shown signs of slowing down yet; it seems like you can just about make any game about them these days. This under the radar cult gem is another soild and bizzare entry, it's also one for the... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Little Red Riding Hood's Zombie BBQ

  • Review Score:9
    Clear Skies

    NightSky

    Clear Skies

    Once again the platform action sub genre has produced another supprise that shows it's got plenty of fuel left in it's tank. There really isn't much to say about this indie game, there really is no plot but there doesn'... Read Full Review

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

    NightSky

  • Review Score:9
    Double Impact

    Fractured Soul

    Double Impact

    Being at two places at once can really be a handful because it would be difficult to keep track of what your doing from one place to the other. This game is an under the radar gem, that I personally think is great and i... Read Full Review

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

    Bit.Trip Flux

  • Review Score:8.5
    Reflux

    Bit.Trip Flux

    Reflux

    This is the last in the "Bit Trip" however I wouldn't fret and I'll talk about it later. Well theres not much I can really say about this final volume, the game is pritty much by it's nature a sequel to it's first game ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    On the Beat

    Bit.Trip Beat

    On the Beat

    This is the first in what I feel is a very good and ambitious online game series and it still holds up. There really isn't much to say it's pretty much a simple concept, you control a paddle and hit the balls that com... Read Full Review

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

    El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron