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Average Player Score Based on 71 ratings
7.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 71 ratings
  1. 10 (8)
  2. 9 (13)
  3. 8 (18)
  4. 7 (21)
  5. 6 (2)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (3)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:9

    There should be a classification for "Brain-Bending"

    As a gamer, I'm a loner. I don't have anyone to play this with, so I decided to control both critters myself. This is a mental exercise the likes of which I have not seen in games. The hardest bit is controlling both shi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Schizoid

  • Review Score:7

    Schizoid was made with Microsoft's XNA tools and is focused on cooperative play.

    Schizoid is a unique game from Torpex Games that's guaranteed to make your brain scream. On paper, Schizoid is a mix of Ikaruga and Geometry Wars. While this isn't a real twin-stick shooter, you will have to play it like... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    Like a modern Pac-Man with a bug theme.

    Schizoid is a multiplayer focused Pac-Man style game with great graphics. The goal in Schizoid is to eat all bugs and eggs on screen that are of same color as your own bug. That's all in terms of story. Graphics ar... Read Full Review

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

    One of the best XBLA games to date.

    When they say this game is geared towards the multiplayer, they weren't kidding. Schizoid is a great combination of simplicity, strategy, and frustration. when playing the multiplayer, you definitely have to work toge... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5

    A new take on Geometry Wars and Pac Man. With evil bugs in it.

    You're on this rectangular field in outer space, and you've got to kill these glowing scorpions and whatnot before they get to you. They could be something else. I don't know. Anyway, you have a friend to help you out-- ... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    There should be a classification for "Brain-Bending"

    As a gamer, I'm a loner. I don't have anyone to play this with, so I decided to control both critters myself. This is a mental exercise the likes of which I have not seen in games. The hardest bit is controlling both shi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful