User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.11/10

Total of 59 user ratings spread across 59 releases

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  • Review Score:8.5
    Newcomers will revel and veterans will be pleased by the quality role-playing experience that Dragon Age offers.

    Dragon Age: Origins

    Newcomers will revel and veterans will be pleased by the quality role-playing experience that Dragon Age offers.

    The story of Dragon Age is but a shell that provides the impetus for the player and characters to act. Rather than relying on plot points to drive the story as was done in titles such as KOTOR and Baldur's Gate, Dragon A... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Newcomers will revel and veterans will be pleased by the quality role-playing experience that Dragon Age offers.

    Dragon Age: Origins

    Newcomers will revel and veterans will be pleased by the quality role-playing experience that Dragon Age offers.

    The story of Dragon Age is but a shell that provides the impetus for the player and characters to act. Rather than relying on plot points to drive the story as was done in titles such as KOTOR and Baldur's Gate, Dragon A... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Newcomers will revel and veterans will be pleased by the quality role-playing experience that Dragon Age offers.

    Dragon Age: Origins (Collector's Edition)

    Newcomers will revel and veterans will be pleased by the quality role-playing experience that Dragon Age offers.

    The story of Dragon Age is but a shell that provides the impetus for the player and characters to act. Rather than relying on plot points to drive the story as was done in titles such as KOTOR and Baldur's Gate, Dragon A... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5
    Even the biggest Dynasty Warriors fans will get a terrible sense of deja vu playing DW6 Empires.

    Dynasty Warriors 6 Empires

    Even the biggest Dynasty Warriors fans will get a terrible sense of deja vu playing DW6 Empires.

    This is the fourth go-around for the Empires spin off series, and apparently Koei is apt to ignore any requests to update the stagnating series since Empires is more of the same game play you've come to expect. There's n... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    One of the best Diablo clones ever, but ultimately still incapable of transcending that game's monumental legacy.

    Torchlight

    One of the best Diablo clones ever, but ultimately still incapable of transcending that game's monumental legacy.

    Torchlight is nothing short of Diablo run wild. Taking the best parts of the most celebrated action RPG ever made, making everything easily accessible, and packaging it into a colorful world make Torchlight one of the ge... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5
    Even the biggest Dynasty Warriors fans will get a terrible sense of deja vu playing DW6 Empires.

    Dynasty Warriors 6 Empires

    Even the biggest Dynasty Warriors fans will get a terrible sense of deja vu playing DW6 Empires.

    This is the fourth go-around for the Empires spin off series, and apparently Koei is apt to ignore any requests to update the stagnating series since Empires is more of the same game play you've come to expect. There's n... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

  • Review Score:8
    Bigger but not always better, MGS4 ties up the series in a game you will both love and hate, but not regret playing.

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

    Bigger but not always better, MGS4 ties up the series in a game you will both love and hate, but not regret playing.

    Guns of the Patriots is not a game, it is an interactive entertainment experience. This is nothing short of the most ambitious video game ever created, with clever design, immense production values, and creative license ... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5
    Inspired by summer Hollywood blockbusters, Uncharted is a rough around the edges 8-12 hour ride that could've been more.

    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

    Inspired by summer Hollywood blockbusters, Uncharted is a rough around the edges 8-12 hour ride that could've been more.

    Combine Indiana Jones with Tomb Raider and you already have a very good idea of what you're in for with Uncharted: Drake's Fortune. Nathan Drake, renowned fortune hunter, is on the hunt for treasure in South America w... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.4
    While "Jedi Jumping Battles" may be a better name, JPB still delivers plenty of quality beat-em-up via lightsaber action

    Star Wars Episode I: Jedi Power Battles

    While "Jedi Jumping Battles" may be a better name, JPB still delivers plenty of quality beat-em-up via lightsaber action

    I've got to say it before anything else: if you have a high tolerance for repeatedly falling to your death, then JPB should be a rewarding experience for action and Star Wars fans alike. Taking some of the most memorable... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.1
    While "Jedi Jumping Battles" may be a better name, JPB still delivers some solid lightsaber action.

    Star Wars Episode I: Jedi Power Battles

    While "Jedi Jumping Battles" may be a better name, JPB still delivers some solid lightsaber action.

    I've got to say it before anything else: if you have a high tolerance for repeatedly falling to your death, then JPB should be a rewarding experience for action and Star Wars fans alike. Taking some of the most memorable... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9
    Best RPG on the GBA is too easy for this game to accomplish. Golen Sun is one of the best RPGs of 2002 period.

    Golden Sun

    Best RPG on the GBA is too easy for this game to accomplish. Golen Sun is one of the best RPGs of 2002 period.

    In the glitz and glamour of the high-profile next-gen RPGs like Final Fantasy X, there is always room for solid gameplay and a great story. Golden Sun delivers both of thes beautifully, harkening back to a simpler time o... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.9

    Golden Sun

  • Review Score:9.5
    Action fans, Star Wars fans, you can all celebrate  Rogue Leader, an absolutely amazing space-shooter experience.

    Star Wars Rogue Leader: Rogue Squadron II

    Action fans, Star Wars fans, you can all celebrate Rogue Leader, an absolutely amazing space-shooter experience.

    Lucasarts is on cruise control. Ever since the stunning success of the masterpiece TIE Fighter, it seems like they can do no wrong when it comes to Star Wars and starship-based action. Rogue Leader, the sequel to the N64... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.6
    Intense action, beautiful graphics, and tight controls makes Einhander into one very impressive side-scrolling shooter.

    Einhander

    Intense action, beautiful graphics, and tight controls makes Einhander into one very impressive side-scrolling shooter.

    Side scrolling shooters, on any system, are fewer and far between these days, so when a high-quality title comes along it must be given notice, and Einhänder is one of these titles. With beautifully rendered polygons, he... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.6

    Einhander

  • Rating:7.8

    Marvel vs. Capcom 2

  • Review Score:7.8
    The biggest Marvel/Capcom fighter to date makes for one of the most fun 2d fighting games in years.

    Marvel vs. Capcom 2 (Modem Pack)

    The biggest Marvel/Capcom fighter to date makes for one of the most fun 2d fighting games in years.

    Simply put, MVC2 is the tag-team fighting system now so popular in fighting games these days, and juiced up with whatever illegal drugs they can get your hands on. Each player selects three fighters from an overwhelming ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4
    Advance Wars is back and better than ever, and as a result on-the-go strategy has never had it so good.

    Advance Wars: Dual Strike

    Advance Wars is back and better than ever, and as a result on-the-go strategy has never had it so good.

    Improving upon arguably the best strategy series not on a PC is certainly a daunting task, yet once again the folks at Intelligent Systems have successfully conjured up another gem in the form of Advance Wars: Dual Strik... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.2
    Absurd, hilarious, genius. Lego Star Wars is a fanboy's dream come true, and kid-friendly to boot.

    LEGO Star Wars

    Absurd, hilarious, genius. Lego Star Wars is a fanboy's dream come true, and kid-friendly to boot.

    Lego and Star Wars: for years a marketing match made in heaven but recently thanks to Lego’s recent business trouble a partnership in desperate need of rescue. Never fear, for now we have Lego Star Wars, a game merging t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.2
    Absurd, hilarious, genius. Lego Star Wars is a fanboy's dream come true, and kid-friendly to boot.

    LEGO Star Wars

    Absurd, hilarious, genius. Lego Star Wars is a fanboy's dream come true, and kid-friendly to boot.

    Lego and Star Wars: for years a marketing match made in heaven but recently thanks to Lego’s recent business trouble a partnership in desperate need of rescue. Never fear, for now we have Lego Star Wars, a game merging t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7
    Absurd, hilarious, genius. Lego Star Wars is a fanboy's dream come true, and kid-friendly to boot.

    LEGO Star Wars

    Absurd, hilarious, genius. Lego Star Wars is a fanboy's dream come true, and kid-friendly to boot.

    Lego and Star Wars: for years a marketing match made in heaven but recently thanks to Lego’s recent business trouble a partnership in desperate need of rescue. Never fear, for now we have Lego Star Wars, a game merging t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game

  • Review Score:9.5
    One of the greatest games of all time. Genre-busting and an absolute must-play for strategy and action fans alike.

    Battlezone

    One of the greatest games of all time. Genre-busting and an absolute must-play for strategy and action fans alike.

    Not to be confused with the famous vectorgraphics title of the Atari days, this version of Battlezone delivers an experience unable to be compared to any other title ever, and is an absolute must-play for anybody with an... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1

    The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask (Collector's Edition)

  • Review Score:9.1
    Minor setbacks place it below the masterpiece Ocarina of Time, but Majora's Mask is still an epic journey.

    Zelda no Densetsu: Majora no Kamen (w/Memory Pack)

    Minor setbacks place it below the masterpiece Ocarina of Time, but Majora's Mask is still an epic journey.

    As sequels go, few games elicit more buzz than the latest installment in the beloved Legend of Zelda series, and Majora's Mask continues the legacy. Effectively combing that which is both old and new, the game should not... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5
    Old-school reigns supreme in this installement of the lengendary franchise, bringing everything you would expect.

    Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2

    Old-school reigns supreme in this installement of the lengendary franchise, bringing everything you would expect.

    Building off of the excellent Command & Conquer: Red Alert from 1997, Red Alert 2 brings plenty more of the same excellent RTS action to your PC. Continuing the storyline from Red Alert, the game takes place in the same ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.7

    Alisia Dragoon

  • Review Score:7.7
    A fun, if uninspired Castlevania clone, Alisia Dragoon offers some good side-scrolling action.

    Alisia Dragoon

    A fun, if uninspired Castlevania clone, Alisia Dragoon offers some good side-scrolling action.

    Alisia Dragoon, a fine offering c. 1992 for the Sega Genesis offers up some fine side-scrolling action in the style of Castlevania, and a couple interesting features which successfully make it feel like its own game. ... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.3
    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the heap...for some people.

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory

    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the heap...for some people.

    Sam Fisher's back for the third time around in Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory, the celebrated series which brought hardcore stealth-action game play firmly into the mainstream. While there are some innovations to the tried-... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.9
    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the stealth-action heap.

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory

    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the stealth-action heap.

    Sam Fisher's back for the third time around in Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory, the celebrated series which brought hardcore stealth-action game play firmly into the mainstream. While there are some innovations to the tried-... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.6
    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the stealth-action heap.

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory

    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the stealth-action heap.

    Sam Fisher's back for the third time around in Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory, the celebrated series which brought hardcore stealth-action game play firmly into the mainstream. While there are some innovations to the tried-... Read Full Review

    1 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.6

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory

  • Review Score:8.6
    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the stealth-action heap.

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory

    Refined gameplay and unique multi-player action place Chaos Theory firmly at the top of the stealth-action heap.

    Sam Fisher's back for the third time around in Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory, the celebrated series which brought hardcore stealth-action game play firmly into the mainstream. While there are some innovations to the tried-... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3
    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    It takes a great deal to be innovative in today’s video game market, but Beyond Good and Evil from Ubisoft achieves this status through a combination of charming characters, strong storyline, and highly engaging environm... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3
    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    It takes a great deal to be innovative in today’s video game market, but Beyond Good and Evil from Ubisoft achieves this status through a combination of charming characters, strong storyline, and highly engaging environm... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3
    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    It takes a great deal to be innovative in today’s video game market, but Beyond Good and Evil from Ubisoft achieves this status through a combination of charming characters, strong storyline, and highly engaging environm... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3

    Beyond Good & Evil

  • Review Score:9.3
    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    Beyond Good & Evil

    Beyond Good & Evil oozes with originality, atmosphere, and charm to make it one of the most enjoyable experiences ever.

    It takes a great deal to be innovative in today’s video game market, but Beyond Good and Evil from Ubisoft achieves this status through a combination of charming characters, strong storyline, and highly engaging environm... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.2
    Refined more than evolved, Future Perfect is an entertaining if quirky FPS which maintains the Timesplitters legacy.

    TimeSplitters: Future Perfect

    Refined more than evolved, Future Perfect is an entertaining if quirky FPS which maintains the Timesplitters legacy.

    Free Radical seems to have gone more for refinement rather than evolution with the third edition of the Timesplitters series, and while nothing too earth-shattering is here, there is still plenty of fun to be had for FPS... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful