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Score Breakdown Based on 1782 ratings
  1. 10 (227)
  2. 9 (539)
  3. 8 (614)
  4. 7 (233)
  5. 6 (83)
  6. 5 (39)
  7. 4 (19)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (18)

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  • User Rating 7

    Fun run for nostalgia's sake

    Rated on February 16, 2012 by BanjinTsuki

    Star Wars Jedi Knight: Dark Forces (DF) is a Lucas Arts game released in 1995 and, as of this review, available on Steam. Value: 2.5 for 5, but keep in mind this is a rating based on 2012 criter...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Rated on July 24, 2004 by KingFrizzy

    A 7. something?!? What in the world is that about? This is one of the greatest first person shooters ever made. Everything about it is fantastic. From the gameplay to the graphics, it's top notch....

    1 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    A fun fested experience that was great for the gamer experience.

    Rated on May 28, 2007 by jamesgj

    I always enjoyed this game. Just a blast to play. Truely a underated game that needs more respect. I've always enjoyed Doom series and Dark Forces brought that back in the Star Wars universe with hour...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    When it came out it was nothing new, but still features fun and interesting gameplay and story.

    Rated on June 26, 2012 by Clonehunter1

    With the release of Doom in 1993-- (Shutup, everyone knows the goddamn history already!) Alright, alright... Anyways-- LucasArts released Star Wars Dark Forces, their own entry into the ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    It may be dated, but this game has everything SW fans wanted in a video game 10 years ago and still satisfy our needs...

    Rated on December 07, 2004 by Katarn07

    Gameplay - The game is revolutionary for allowing you to be able to jump and crouch and look up and down. Sadly, the mouse cannot be used for looking around like we're used to in FPS today so it suffe...

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

    Classic FPS

    Rated on August 02, 2005 by montzag

    This was one fo the first FPS's and it really got the genre going. Classic Star Wars story with a great plot and awesome action. What a great freaking game. I played this for hours and beat it twice. ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Where it all began for Kyle Katarn.

    Rated on March 03, 2006 by Talonfire

    Star Wars: Dark Forces came out during the era in video games where first person shooters were just mindless romps through random levels loosely connected by what the developers called a "plot". When ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.9

    It was a good game that made Doom look and play like garbage. *long*

    Rated on March 14, 2006 by smbius

    This game plays so much better than Doom. You can actually have rooms above rooms. The levels were artistic and the game had a good feel for some of the weapons, especially the standard Stormtrooper r...

    6 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A much more improved 3D mapping than DOOM and a much more realistic idea on game play...

    Rated on September 23, 2007 by CooperTeam

    Unlike other First Person Shooters, (Such as Doom, Rise Of The Triad, and Island Of Peril) this shooter actually has missions, not just kill the monsters and find the exit. Dark Forces is one shooter ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Amazing, fabulous game! Highly recommended, specially for nostalgic players. A must-have for Star Wars fans!

    Rated on March 29, 2006 by Pablocapo

    Ten years ago, when Dark Forces was released, I couldn't believe my eyes. By that time, I was just like eight years old, a huge Star Wars fan, and I was actually playing a Star Wars FPS! This is an i...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.