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Average Player Score Based on 365 ratings
8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 365 ratings
  1. 10 (98)
  2. 9 (162)
  3. 8 (72)
  4. 7 (17)
  5. 6 (5)
  6. 5 (4)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (7)

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  • User Rating 9

    The most immersive, entertaining game ever; bar none.

    Rated on March 05, 2012 by thewastedyouth

    Steel Battalion is not a game. It is an experience. No simple review could possibly explain the intangible thrill there is in simply starting up the massive VTs that you will spend the next great ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    ifu can pony up the cash for this game its all worth it.

    Rated on July 18, 2006 by dsman418

    i enjoy this game alot but it might not be the best i own. with a massive controller the learner curve is quite steep. if u want a great mech game then u better pony up the cash for steel battalion. b...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    Rated on February 29, 2004 by dd51

    Phenomenal, difficult, exhilarating, demanding are all adjectives that can be used to describe Steel Batallion. This game is a must have for any MechWarrior, BattleTech or any other giant robot game ...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Rated on August 01, 2004 by TrackZero3369

    An experience.well worth the money. There's definitely a learning curve, and I hated the first few missions I had to play, though this was mostly due to simply learning the controls/gameplay mechanic...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Mech Warrior fans rejoice! Best mech simulation ever!

    Rated on January 04, 2005 by HTWingnut

    While I was skeptical at first, I bit at the $150 price tag. If you are a sim head at heart, this game is for you! Halo run-and-gunners need not apply. It really makes you feel as if you are sitting i...

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

    Steel Battalion is the only game EVER to give you a realistic mech experience

    Rated on June 15, 2005 by waflerevolution

    Very few games have even tried to do a mech game with a non standard controller and I don’t think ANY other did it without making the special controller optional until Steel Battalion. We have here...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    ".........Damn!"

    Rated on January 30, 2005 by FiveStarHacker

    Steel Battalion, is a game that, only really dedicated gamers would really want to play. This game's 200$ price tag, that includes the massive 40-button controller, and the game itself. The game is gr...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    The way a machine was supposed to act!

    Rated on March 16, 2005 by Imhotepp

    I can't get enough of this game and its controller. To have this game you need three vital parts. 1) the Xbox 2) Capcom 3) money to burn. I'm not saying I have money to burn but I did pick this game u...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.