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Score Breakdown Based on 807 ratings
  1. 10 (129)
  2. 9 (268)
  3. 8 (265)
  4. 7 (86)
  5. 6 (34)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (5)
  10. 1 (7)

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  • User Rating 8.4

    What's better than playing as Spider-Man? How bout playing as Venom!

    Rated on May 16, 2007 by dmish82

    This game follows the Maximum Carnage storyline from the comics that was a hit in the 90's. I remember reading the comics and loved it so to see the game come out was just too cool. Surprisingly this ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    After playing the game for 9 straight years I can finally write a review about it. This challenging game is wellworth it

    Rated on July 21, 2006 by A_zombie

    The symbiote attaches to Spidey, Spidey suit goes black and turns him evil and controls his every aspect. Spidey loses the symbiote and the symbiote then attaches to rival ex-photographer Eddie Brock ...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    One of the hardest MOTHA F**KAS on earth but in good way and memorable on a good note!!!!

    Rated on May 10, 2008 by ajchicago

    Story: The game is based one of the sagas from the Spider-Man comics and made a shorter version for the SEGA GENISUS and SNES (Super Nintindo). It Starts off when Cletus Kasady is takin to his cell i...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    A very well made game for its time

    Rated on July 25, 2007 by okioto

    The first 2D Spider-man game I have ever plaid and I still love it.The problem was that it had no save and it was hard for me to complete but I liked the graphics and sound well electronic music from ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Maximum Carnage is a great game, and is a near perfect beat 'em up for those looking for a hugely tough challenge.

    Rated on July 19, 2013 by nerrsty138

    Maximum Carnage on the Genesis is an outright brutally difficult game. Anyone who has ever attempted to complete the game from start to finish can tell you that. However, as far as beat 'em up style g...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1.1

    If you think that this is a good game then you seriously need your head examined!

    Rated on February 27, 2006 by Shawn_Watson

    I can honestly say I've yet to play a good Spider-Man game. For all the hype, good reviews and people willing to pay the big bucks over this one, I thought it was sure to be the best. How disappointed...

    3 out of 18 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Great beat-em up play, with some beat-em up cheapness.

    Rated on December 31, 2008 by jeffidiyah

    As a Genesis game, Maximum Carnage is very fun. The levels are fairly interesting and varied and the story is as compelling as a comic book can be. Being able to play as both Spiderman and Venom is p...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8

    Good game, seriously, get it.

    Rated on January 27, 2007 by mistergalaxy

    The game was really good and it was fun playin it. Even though the plot seemed unclear to me it was a great game. The sound made me put Mute every time I played the game. Seriously: what was Marvel th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    One of the best Spiderman games that decade!

    Rated on May 30, 2006 by OmegaDark

    MAxiumum Carnage is the story of Cleatus Cassidy and how he became the villain we now know as Carnage. Spiderman teams up with his nemesis Venom to bring down an enemey that is both a threat to them ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    Spider-Man or Venom?<br /> Real Score: 6.7

    Rated on August 27, 2008 by scarface46

    Gameplay: 7 Graphics: 6 Sound: 5 Value: 6 Tilt: 8 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Spider-Man & Venom: Maximum Carnage...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.