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Average Player Score Based on 252 ratings
7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 252 ratings
  1. 10 (26)
  2. 9 (77)
  3. 8 (98)
  4. 7 (31)
  5. 6 (7)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (1)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (1)

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  • User Rating 9.2

    Buy it. You know you want it. Give in to your inner monkey.

    Rated on August 05, 2006 by F1FighterJc

    Once again friends, Sega continues to impress me. With the exception of Sonic Advance 2, Sega always has been my favorite, and always will. It was 3 days ago I discovered their goofy Sonic alternati...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    Great Game

    Rated on November 01, 2004 by Gateman1997

    Great game for those whom are fond of the bigger Monkey Ball games. Great addtion for the road that is much better then it's N-Gage counterpart for the money and contains all the best of the large gam...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.4

    Frustrating beyond belief, but still great fun.

    Rated on September 17, 2005 by Guuthulhu

    Take a monkey, put it in a ball and tilt the level to get him through. This title is quite the opposite of Marble Madness and proves just as frustrating with levels bordering insanity. Much more enter...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Tries hard to be like it's gamecube brethren, it doesn't fail but dosn't live up to their glory.........................

    Rated on August 28, 2007 by Bobojaws

    Gameplay: Super Monkey Ball Jr. is the GBA version of sega's acclaimed Gamecube classic. It is everything you'd expect but also twice as difficult. Again there is the main mode where you just roll a...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4.8

    Jr. is just a port of the original Monkey Ball, only with worse graphics, bad controls, and overall poor execution.

    Rated on March 05, 2006 by lazlodude7

    Gameplay: The gameplay is just the kind we've come to know from SMB, but the GBA pad obviously ruins the gameplay to a poor extent. Up, down, left, right. The only direction you can go without going t...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7

    not as fun as a real monkey but it is still great

    Rated on April 10, 2006 by 10outof10

    Super Monkey Ball Jr brings the fun of monkeys to the handheld gaming system. It has bright colorful graphics and has a blocky style unlike the ones for the Nintendo Gamecube. It's stages are pretty m...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    A great game to have on the road, or anywhere

    Rated on March 22, 2006 by Achilles438

    This is a good game to have with you when you need a good game fix, and you need a little brain puzzle solving. I remember playing another version of this game on the gamecube at my ex girlfriends ho...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8

    If you're looking for a great puzzle game or just want Super Monkey Ball on the go you have come to the right place

    Rated on November 05, 2005 by fishdalf

    Super Monkey Ball is an addictive puzzle game that offers players the chance they've always dreamed of, putting monkey's in large balls and rolling them around crazy mazes. The aim is to get your monk...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Not as fun as the gamecube version... but for its price of 5-6 dollars used... its a fun portable monkey ball game...

    Rated on July 04, 2010 by AnalogOdyssey

    Monkey ball is a game where u are a monkey in a ball and must complete puzzles and platforms without falling off in an amount of time... The game is fun on the GBA and the graphics look OK.. I got thi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2

    SLIPPERY

    Rated on March 16, 2008 by xela8

    This game wasn't for me...It had too much slippery controls but the party games were good but the sega team left out too many others in super monkey ball 1 and 2 I couldn't beat the master level cause...

    0 out of 3 found this review helpful.