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Average Player Score Based on 189 ratings
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Score Breakdown Based on 189 ratings
  1. 10 (28)
  2. 9 (60)
  3. 8 (56)
  4. 7 (22)
  5. 6 (11)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (2)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:10

    The best Action Adventure for NES!!

    This has got to be the best action adventure game and possibly the best game of all on the NES. This game has so much to offer anyone, great gameplay, graphics, story, music, difficulty, length... everything about this g... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about The Battle of Olympus (1989)

  • Review Score:8.3

    Adventure and action is a plenty in the world of Olympus!

    In The Battle of Olympus, you play a hero in ancient Greece. Your dearest love is taken by the god Hades. After you are approched and encouraged by the Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite, you decide to go and rescue her. D... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Before God of War there was The Battle of Olympus.

    Of all of the games based on Greek mythology The Battle of Olympus serves up one of the toughest challenges. The Graphics and sound are superb for the time but most gamers will be put off by the games seemingly extreme d... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1

    A great game that is all but forgotten. This is what Kid Icarus should have been.

    The other reviews do this game right so I'll just add that it's a great game that takes the setting of Kid Icarus, adds the maturity and complexity of Metroid, and makes a great action/adventure game with a hint of Adven... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    The best Action Adventure for NES!!

    This has got to be the best action adventure game and possibly the best game of all on the NES. This game has so much to offer anyone, great gameplay, graphics, story, music, difficulty, length... everything about this g... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful