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Score Breakdown Based on 355 ratings
  1. 10 (34)
  2. 9 (59)
  3. 8 (133)
  4. 7 (69)
  5. 6 (28)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (6)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (11)

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  • User Rating 8

    Shadowrun is back and it's great!

    Rated on July 27, 2013 by cgobeil

    Allo, welcome to my review of Shadowrun Returns, a great isometric cyberpunk RPG. Yes this game is a return to a form of entertainment that seemed long gone: The good old isometric games and this on...

    14 out of 18 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 3

    Not much common with the awesome Pen&Paper system it is based on. An attempt to make fast cash.

    Rated on July 27, 2013 by Kasseopea

    Well, i've got to admit, that i have mixed feelings about this game. I like Shadowrun very much and its an amazing Pen&Paper system. Basically you can be whoever you want. You can build nearly anythin...

    3 out of 18 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    This is a IOS hand-held game being sold on the pretense of being a full fledged desktop CRPG.

    Rated on July 27, 2013 by ShimmerMan

    Budgets aside, because the budget (or lack there of) is not what's the major pitfull of this product. The real problem is the initial design of the game as a desktop CRPG. I'm someone who has played R...

    6 out of 18 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Shadowrun Returns - faithful to the source, but lacking in some ways.

    Rated on July 28, 2013 by PacoTaco

    After two decades, fans of the Shadowrun franchise now have an actual CRPG available to play again – one designed by one of the original creators of the Shadowrun Pen-and-Paper RPG, Jorden Weisman. D...

    8 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Great story and atmopshere. Great value for its price tag

    Rated on July 28, 2013 by Fistan87

    It is refreshing to see a game that focuses around story and atmosphere instead of relying on series of factitious moments to keep our interest. From the moment you create your character, story itself...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Great Reboot!

    Rated on August 01, 2013 by mrmarrero

    As a fan of the pen and paper game I was excited to see this game released. Overall this game is pretty darn good. Strengths: great atmosphere, many interesting characters, great environments, ...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Shadowrun awakens from its long slumber with a stellar example of how a CRPG should be made, even if it's rather short.

    Rated on July 31, 2013 by RPGEndBoss

    Although I'm an extremely biased PC gamer at heart, there have been a few console games that even a bitter computer obsessed grognard like me has found both statistically deep and non-linear enough to...

    4 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Great writing. Great story. Great characters. But a very lite combat system and short campaign.

    Rated on August 01, 2013 by xsubtownerx

    Shadowrun Returns is a game that was funded by gamers with the help of Kickstarter. It's been a couple of decades since we last a saw a Shadowrun video game, so many of us (including myself) were thri...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    best comeback! for shadowrun :) i waited 20 years to see this game and we need to support the developers for this game.

    Rated on July 31, 2013 by HighTEN2222

    playing this game if you ever tried the first 2 games on the snes and genesis you will know that the formula is still there. i loved seeing the great jake armitage and halequin in the series againg pl...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Finally a return to the sprawl plus so much more.

    Rated on August 02, 2013 by stan_boyd

    So first thing I wanna say is yes the current campaign is kind of short, HOWEVER, I think alot of people think that this is only a game. Its not its also got a built in editor for creating your own ca...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.