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Score Breakdown Based on 74 ratings
  1. 10 (11)
  2. 9 (27)
  3. 8 (19)
  4. 7 (8)
  5. 6 (5)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (0)

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  • Review Score:9.4

    Shatterhand was a great fun title for the NES I've beatin it plent off times This title was very challenging but fun.

    Well the objective of the game is to kill many enemies and beat numerous amount of bosses very fun worth the buy. The game gives you 6 worlds and each of the have numerous amounts of levels in each 6worlds.It makes the ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    Hard Hitting Action

    This is another criminally overlooked and underated video games, made by one of my favorate video game companies that have always made quality video games Natsume. Plot is sort of similar to "The Terminator" where a c... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1

    Wow! this one is really old, i whish you were lucky enough to play this one...

    This is an old one, 2d plataform action game, you where around hitting thing with your bionic arm, all this happens in some sort of war... I dont really understand the story very well... This guy has an arm (or both..... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.2

    With this hand I thee shatter!

    Shatterhand is definitely an overlooked treasure. Its your basic platformer, but the charm comes from the heroes powers to "shatter" everything. So basically you run around destroying robots,villains and such ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Shatter those who oppose justice… with your fist!

    +Unique gameplay elements +Satellite robots vary up gameplay +Purchasing upgrades, extra lives and health refills all feel unique -Some bosses are easy compared to the stages themselves -The game almost feels too sho... Read Full Review

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

    Wow - most likely the best game you've never played.

    Story: Shatterhand isn't a game that revolves around plot/storyline, but I know the main character has some sort of implants in his hands that allows him to control powerful cybernetic weapon attachments. Honestly I ha... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    Classic arcade style smashing!

    Crazed gameplay, I like arcades, since I played this one, and then all the mk's, I loved arcades forever. This one is a classic one, you run to the right, side-scrolling of course, and you smash enemies with some kind of... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    So addictive, that it deserved more attention

    Shatterhand for NES is pretty unknown game, despite that it is absolutely very good, and deserves a sequel (new Shatterhand would be cool). Fighting the enemies is highly addictive, and bosses are pretty hard (altough no... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful