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Average Player Score Based on 1849 ratings
7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 1849 ratings
  1. 10 (390)
  2. 9 (364)
  3. 8 (589)
  4. 7 (316)
  5. 6 (88)
  6. 5 (33)
  7. 4 (18)
  8. 3 (14)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (26)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:7.9

    Rayman's first game was a pretty decent one.

    Rayman was one of the first Playstation games I got next to Spyro 2 and a Bug's Life. When I started playing I couldn't stop. Rayman pits you against a villain that's destroying Rayman's home and it's up to you to stop h... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Rayman

  • Rating:7

    Port of the original Rayman

    Released in the launch line-up of the Game Boy Advance, Ubisoft took their chance to bring a port of their ubiquitous original Rayman game to the system. Rayman is a limbless character who can punch with his floaty ha... Read Full Review

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

    An homage to the platforming days of the Genesis and Super NES with nice graphics and sound.

    Rayman on the Gameboy color is a fun and challenging 2D platformer with great visuals and audio. The visuals, in addition to being technically impressive, are also aesthetically pleasing as well as each new set of levels... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    Rayman is a one of a kind game. I will give you that. One of the best platformers.

    Rayman is one of the best creations out there. The game is a platformer about a no arm or leg humanoid named RAYMAN and his quest to stop the Evil Mister Dark from gaining control of the Great Protoon. Some sphere gem th... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    You don't know anything about the beauty of video games if you haven't played Rayman, the ultimate 2D experience.

    Graphics: 100/100 Gameplay: 100/100 Sounds: 100/100 Longevity: 93/100 Tilt: 98/100 HOLY GAME Rayman is a holy game to me. Since the first moment I played it, it has been my favorite number one game. I don't consi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    A remarkable game.

    As many of you know, Rayman is the first of the Rayman series. Rayman is a 2d platformer with very original and charming worlds and enemy's. The game came out for the Jaguar, the Saturn, Playstation and Pc. The Jaguar ve... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    My favourite 2D platformer of all time.

    Where can i start with this game? Not only was it my first ever game I owned, it is still to this day my personal favourite 2d paltformer for numerous reasons aside from nostalgia. First of all Rayman has a very simpl... Read Full Review

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

    The game that started it all! Rayman for PS1!

    As a child, birthday parties of my family friends would be at this place called "The Play Zone," which was a general birthday bonanza location. While all the kids played on the bouncy castle and ate cake, I would be chil... Read Full Review

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

    More than ten years after it's original release, this masterpiece continues to impress.

    Introduction Rayman for PS1 is a masterpiece. I could end this review right here, but I want to tell you just why this game is so good. First released in 1995, Rayman somehow marks the end of the 2D platform era, an... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    AMAZING!

    Over the years, there have been many side-scrollers introduced to the market. Of these, the ever popular Mario and Sonic series. But, as next generation platforms are released, this great genre is getting phased out. Som... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Way too underrated

    Back in 1995, the dawn of a new era began: The era of 3 Dimensional games, thought to abolish sidescrollers forever. One of the first Playstation games (Playstation being the first system to support actual 3D environment... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful