User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.38/10

Total of 52 user reviews spread across 52 releases

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  • User Rating:6.5
    This game had so much potential.

    Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

    This game had so much potential.

    Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is the game that is going to fill in the 20 year gap between Episode 3 and 4. Ultimately the game's story does just that. Everything else the game does, i... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    This is a must own package.

    The Orange Box

    This is a must own package.

    The Orange Box is compilation of five games. Three of the games are composed of Half Life 2, Half Life 2: Episode One, and Half Life 2: Episode Two. The other two games are portal and Team Fortress. This review will excl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Mass Effect - Play this, or go home!

    Mass Effect

    Mass Effect - Play this, or go home!

    Mass Effect is the long awaited Role Playing Game from developer Bioware. Bioware is known for great games like Baldur's Gate, Never Winter Nights, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, and Jade Empire. Those are all ... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Assassin's Creed – The definitive stealth action game.

    Assassin's Creed

    Assassin's Creed – The definitive stealth action game.

    Assassin's Creed is probably one of the best action games to come this year. It's possibly the best Stealth Action game ever released. It's approachable, lengthy, highly detailed, somewhat historically accurate, and most... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.5
    Pros: Inspiring Gameplay, Great Presentation, 3 Endings<br />
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Cons: Enemies are difficult to seperate, poor ene

    BioShock

    Pros: Inspiring Gameplay, Great Presentation, 3 Endings<br /> <br /> Cons: Enemies are difficult to seperate, poor ene

    Bioshock is perhaps one of the best games released this year. It has a compelling single player with 3 different endings, and takes place in the beautiful city of Rapture. It features an amaizing presentation, unique ene... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Pro: Great Multiplayer, Excellent Presentation<br />
Cons: Single player is depressingly short

    Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

    Pro: Great Multiplayer, Excellent Presentation<br /> Cons: Single player is depressingly short

    Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is the first Call of Duty game to take place in a modern setting. This is a fresh installment to the series which revives the genre, and is overwhelming with solid gameplay. The game isn... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Finally! We get to finish the fight!

    Halo 3

    Finally! We get to finish the fight!

    Halo 2 ended rather abruptly leaving gamers with a nasty taste in their mouths. It’s no surprise here in Halo 3 where gamers get the opportunity to finally finish the fight with Covenant. Halo 3 picks up 5 minutes after ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5.5
    Lackluster game to follow a lackluster movie.

    Spider-Man 3

    Lackluster game to follow a lackluster movie.

    Spiderman 3 is the game based on the recently released film Spiderman 3. It sucks just as much as the movie did. Obviously you play as Spiderman, which isn't very much fun. The combat is mindless button mashing mixed in ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9
    Gran Turismo on XBOX 360.

    Forza Motorsport 2

    Gran Turismo on XBOX 360.

    Forza Motorsport 2 is the sequel to Forza Motorsport on the original XBOX. It takes that old award winning formula, adds more cars, a few more tracks, and a larger paint/layer system, to create an impressive sequel. This... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    Online finally, but too late.

    Pocket Monsters Diamond

    Online finally, but too late.

    Pokemon Diamond is the 3rd generation of the classic Pokemon RPG. After 10 years, this franchise has basically remained untouched. You start off with one monster, and your tasked with filling the Pokedex. This time, you ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.3
    Crackdown isn't crack.

    Riot Act

    Crackdown isn't crack.

    Crackdown is this comic looking 3rd person action game. You play the role of a super cop created to fight crime. The gameplay is solid, and it's overall a lot of fun. You have 3 different islands of a large city to ex... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    Re - Reviewed

    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

    Re - Reviewed

    Over the past several years Star Wars fans have yearned for a game that puts them in the shoes of their own Jedi. This is that game that every die hard fan of the Mytho has been waiting for. Star Wars: Knights of the Old... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    Excellent re-make of a classic game.

    Pokemon FireRed Version

    Excellent re-make of a classic game.

    Pokemon FireRed version is an excellent re-make of what already was a great game. It was an outstanding RPG then, it's an outstanding RPG now. It truly has survived the test of time, as it is still fun to travel, capture... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    New Super Mario Brothers is simply Old School.

    New Super Mario Bros.

    New Super Mario Brothers is simply Old School.

    New Super Mario Brothers is an all out fun game. Basically Princess Peach has been kid napped, and you have to venture through serval worlds to find her. The game isn't complex, it has a few new features and overall grea... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.8
    Simply put, it's just plain fun.

    Marvel: Ultimate Alliance

    Simply put, it's just plain fun.

    Marvel Ultimate Alliance is from Raven Software, the same people who brought us X - Men Legends, and X - Men Legends 2. Those games were great, but they had flaws. Ultimate Alliance builds on the good qualities of those... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1
    Pros: Long story, compelling gameplay, overall fun<br />
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Cons: Long Story, Poor presentation, no voice acting

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

    Pros: Long story, compelling gameplay, overall fun<br /> <br /> Cons: Long Story, Poor presentation, no voice acting

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess is an amazing game. It's long story, compelling, and new style thanks to the Wii remote and Nunchuck, gameplay is wonderful. Many aspects of this game are truly works of art that ar... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    Pros: Good looking game, excellent sound design.<br />
Cons: Game feels old, not much new about it.

    Call of Duty 3

    Pros: Good looking game, excellent sound design.<br /> Cons: Game feels old, not much new about it.

    Call of Duty 3 is the follow up to last year's XBOX 360 game of the year. Coming out the pen with such high expectations didn't exactly help this game. It feels more like an expansion pack, rather than a new game. Cal... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.6
    Pros: Too many to list.

    Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas

    Pros: Too many to list.

    Rainbow Six Vegas is probably the best entry into the series. The game plays much like it's prequels, yet executes so well that it feels fresh in new. The new cover system is a lot better than the old peeking system. It... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.1
    Pros: Looks better in HD, XBL Play, New controls scheme works<br />
Cons: Game feels old

    WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2007

    Pros: Looks better in HD, XBL Play, New controls scheme works<br /> Cons: Game feels old

    WWE: Smackdown vs. Raw has finally come to the XBOX 360. This seemed like rockstar news for fans of the WWE. Howrever, as gamers, we should feel dissapointed. The game obviously looks better on the 360. The graphics a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.6
    Pros: Beautiful presentation. Painful kills, and much more.<br />
Cons: Gameplay gets repetitive, Team AI is dumb.

    Gears of War

    Pros: Beautiful presentation. Painful kills, and much more.<br /> Cons: Gameplay gets repetitive, Team AI is dumb.

    Gears of War has been highly anticipated since the XBOX 360 made it's E3 debute. It's developed by Epic games, the same company who brought us the great series Unreal (Not counting the Liandri Conflict). It seems the tim... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.7
    Pros: Large city to explore, interesting characters, good looking game<br />
Cons: Lack depth, repetitive missions

    Saints Row

    Pros: Large city to explore, interesting characters, good looking game<br /> Cons: Lack depth, repetitive missions

    Saint's Row is the expected Grand Theft Auto killer. Or atleast it's supposed to be. It takes everything GTA has accomplished, and copies it word for word, line for line. Basically it's GTA with next gen graphics and a c... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7
    Pros: 50+ Cars. Always Online. Looks great in HD<br />
Cons: Framerate Issues at high speed, dumb AI, Not much variety

    Test Drive Unlimited

    Pros: 50+ Cars. Always Online. Looks great in HD<br /> Cons: Framerate Issues at high speed, dumb AI, Not much variety

    Test Drive Unlimited is Ataries new racing game for the XBOX 360. It's a decent racing game with various cars to choose from ranging from Muscle to high end Exotics. The game even features bikes. You can upgrade, and pai... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    Pros: Beautiful graphics, great sound, lots of things to do, large world to explore, and great story.<br />
Cons: Load

    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

    Pros: Beautiful graphics, great sound, lots of things to do, large world to explore, and great story.<br /> Cons: Load

    We’ve waited many months. Some of us even bought our console for this game. It’s not Halo 3, but it’s the next game in the Elder Scrolls series. It certainly doesn’t disappoint here. The game is well put together, and an... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.5
    Pro: A lot of fun murdering people.<br />
Cons: Dumb, predictable AI, Lack of Variety to approach targets.

    Hitman: Blood Money

    Pro: A lot of fun murdering people.<br /> Cons: Dumb, predictable AI, Lack of Variety to approach targets.

    HItman: Blood Money is a fun game. It's easy, and overall it's entertaining. It's mission based storymode is pretty straight forward, and it's not time consuming or mentally demanding. Agent 47 looks great in HD. Him,... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.7
    Pro: Great looking game, excellent FPS Action<br />
Con: Prey adds nothing new to the genre, and it's just another shoo

    Prey (Collector's Edition)

    Pro: Great looking game, excellent FPS Action<br /> Con: Prey adds nothing new to the genre, and it's just another shoo

    Prey is a FPS developed by 3D Realms. The gameplay here is solid but not revolutionary. It's fast paced, easy to get into, a gorgeous. It's running off of a heavily tweaked Doom 3 engine, and it looks sweet. The games mu... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.4
    Pro: Good looking, interesting campaign<br />
Con: Old school RTS, doesn't bring anything new to the genre

    Age of Empires III

    Pro: Good looking, interesting campaign<br /> Con: Old school RTS, doesn't bring anything new to the genre

    Age Of Empires is perhaps the foundation of RTS games. The earler games started you in ancient times playing as the Greeks and Egyptians. After that you moved up from the Age of Pharoahs, and Ceasars, to the Age Of Kings... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    Pro: Solid Gameplay, intuitive controls, beuatiful graphics<br />
Con: Ghost AI is bad. City population is null.

    Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter

    Pro: Solid Gameplay, intuitive controls, beuatiful graphics<br /> Con: Ghost AI is bad. City population is null.

    Before I start my review I would like to state that this is the only Ghost Recon game I’ve ever played. I don’t really ever enjoy 3rd person style games. I prefer 1st person shooters, such as Rainbow Six and other great ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.8
    THQ doesn't dissapoint here once again.

    WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw 2006 (Platinum)

    THQ doesn't dissapoint here once again.

    SmackDown VS. Raw 2006 is a great game. I didn't play the PS2 version (becuase I don't own a PS2) so I wont be comparing this game to that one. The game is rather good. Gameplay wise, it's great. It's everything you'd... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    Shape shifing? Talking alligators? Flying story books? What must one expect from all of that?

    Kameo: Elements of Power

    Shape shifing? Talking alligators? Flying story books? What must one expect from all of that?

    It’s hard to think that a game like Kameo would entertain the older crowd of gamers. The thing is that Kameo: Elements of Power is a great game that you simply have to play if you own an XBOX 360. This game is easily one... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    No matter how it'll look, if it's a 2-D side scrolling game about a blue robot, it's still Rock Man, oops, Mega Man!

    Irregular Hunter X

    No matter how it'll look, if it's a 2-D side scrolling game about a blue robot, it's still Rock Man, oops, Mega Man!

    1st off, I would like to say that I didn't play my first Mega Man game back in 1993... I played it on the Playstation, and it was Mega Man X4.... That was years ago, and I would like to say that not much has changed ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4
    All kinds of creepy, mindless beatdowns, and this is no beat em' up game.

    Condemned: Criminal Origins

    All kinds of creepy, mindless beatdowns, and this is no beat em' up game.

    One would wonder where the killer app for the XBOX 360 is. You could search for it, but then you'd be searching. I would just like to tell you to not look here. Condemned is no the killer app for the XBOX 360, howeve... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6
    DOA4 is a great game. It looks great, plays great, and you wont go wrong buying it.

    Dead or Alive 4 (Platinum Hits)

    DOA4 is a great game. It looks great, plays great, and you wont go wrong buying it.

    FIrst Off, I would like to say that the fighting genre of gaming isn't one of my favorites. I don't hold much love for it, nor do I realy care for it. I rented this game for gamefly simply becuase their wasn't anything m... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7.7
    GTA: Liberty City Stories is refreshing. It's a good move on Rockstar's behalf to move the series into the handheld race

    Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories (Greatest Hits)

    GTA: Liberty City Stories is refreshing. It's a good move on Rockstar's behalf to move the series into the handheld race

    Just about everyone knows about Grand Theft Auto. Everyones played it, or seen it. Ever since GTA went 3D the series has been popular in the legal, media, and gaming world. GTA: Liberty City Stories is a decent game. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.7
    My re-review of this game. I think Mr. Peter Molenuex should be kicked in the nuts.

    Black & White 2

    My re-review of this game. I think Mr. Peter Molenuex should be kicked in the nuts.

    Well first of all, I would like to say that I was looking foward to Black & White 2. At first the game seemed great. I came, I picked my ceature, and I began to aide people in their troubles so they would worship me. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8
    NFS MW is perhaps the best Need For Speed in the series.

    Need for Speed Most Wanted

    NFS MW is perhaps the best Need For Speed in the series.

    Need For Speed has been around since 1995. The Series has had numerous sequals, each being better or worse than the next. Perhaps the last good Need For Speed game was Need For Speed 3: Hot Pursuit for the PC and Playsta... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3
    Perfect Dark Zero is great, but it isn't what I expected from a next gen shooter.

    Perfect Dark Zero

    Perfect Dark Zero is great, but it isn't what I expected from a next gen shooter.

    The XBOX 360 had a semi decent list of launch titles. NOt many of them were that good. 3 of these titles are first person shooters. 2 of them are on the PC, and they play better on the PC(provided you've got the goods). ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1
    PGR3 simply showcases the power of the XBOX 360.

    Project Gotham Racing 3

    PGR3 simply showcases the power of the XBOX 360.

    You can't expect much from launch titles. Which is why PGR3 is one of those games that just blows you away. We expected this game to be and look great, but it far exceeded my expectations. Simply put this is the best ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4
    In a few years me and some friends will be sitting on a stoop. Someone will say, remember the plot to FEAR?

    F.E.A.R.

    In a few years me and some friends will be sitting on a stoop. Someone will say, remember the plot to FEAR?

    In a few years me and some friends will be sitting on a stoop. Someone will say, remember the plot to FEAR? I will say, FEAR had a plot? Then we will laugh and say that FEAR was truly a wonderful game inspite of it's hor... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.1
    Call Of Duty 2 - Wonderful game with a few flaws of it's own.

    Call of Duty 2

    Call Of Duty 2 - Wonderful game with a few flaws of it's own.

    Call Of Duty 2: THeir are a lot of WW2 shooters available on the market. None of them can give you can experience quite like Call of Duty, and it's expansion pack. THat was all good then. Now, it's sequel time, and we h... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1
    TO my amazement this is one great game.

    Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

    TO my amazement this is one great game.

    The original GTA from back in the days was a great game. Comming a long way, GTA 3 was the 1st game to feature a fully 3D enviroment that allowed us to roam in the world while still being in the story. Vice city, added t... Read Full Review

    3 of 8 users found the following review helpful