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Average Player Score Based on 420 ratings
6.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 420 ratings
  1. 10 (48)
  2. 9 (49)
  3. 8 (73)
  4. 7 (66)
  5. 6 (46)
  6. 5 (41)
  7. 4 (33)
  8. 3 (18)
  9. 2 (10)
  10. 1 (36)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:7

    No carebears...

    I stopped playing SB about the time the Wrath Server started to die. Before that I played for over a year and a half, so obviously I found the game enjoyable. However, I was lucky and managed to get in with good guild... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful

Most Helpful Critical Player Reviews

  • Review Score:3.5

    A game worthy of being thrown in a trash can.

    + It's free. + The PvP is pretty good. - Horrible game interface, along with horrible server connections. - It's about as fun as listening to someone else's grandmother tell stories. When I first got this game, I w... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Shadowbane

  • Review Score:1.9

    First impressions are important

    Having played many an RPG on the PC, going as far back as the Commedore 64, first impressions are a must for me. I played the 15 day free trial, for a grand total of 20 minutes. The graphics were reminisent of Baldur's G... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.2

    Short Review

    A short review on Shadowbane. Shadowbane is a commercial MMO and therefor they should perform better then free MMO's so that's what we'll compare it to. Gameplay: 8 Even though I didn't really like this game it's ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3.5

    Heavy Hardcore PvP griefers need apply - pretty much everyone else avoid like the plague

    Theres not that many MMo's out there with I totally hate with a vengance, those are the ones which cater to the hardest minority of hardcore PvP'ers only, those few select people who just love to grief at every possible ... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    For a pure pvp game you cant do better, carebears stay away!

    What is Shadowbane? A simple question, but not so simple to answer. Shadowbane is many things to many people. The game is officially classified as a Massively Multiplayer Online Roleplaying game (MMORPG or MMO for short)... Read Full Review

    0 of 4 users found the following review helpful
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