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Average Player Score Based on 415 ratings
3.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 415 ratings
  1. 10 (51)
  2. 9 (8)
  3. 8 (8)
  4. 7 (10)
  5. 6 (15)
  6. 5 (17)
  7. 4 (27)
  8. 3 (32)
  9. 2 (47)
  10. 1 (200)

Most Helpful Critical Player Reviews

  • Review Score:2.4

    Sad game

    I got this as a joke for Christmas and decided to play it anyway. This is one of the worst games i have ever played. The game takes place on a train and you have to play several super easy mini games to find tickets. It ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about The Polar Express

  • Review Score:2.5

    The Polar Express was a great movie for kids, but because of this, we encouraged the making of this poor and ugly game.

    The Polar Express game is an ugly game. You could not find one place that actually had good graphics. The game play doesn't help it much as there is little, plus the controls feel a little weird, either that or you just ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2.3

    This game does not deserve the rights to be displayed on any retail store. This lackluster game really cremated THQ.

    THQ actually bothered to publish a game that was based on movie, which was based on a very very short book. No storyline at all. Meaning the story was horrible. I don't have much to say, but it's not worth the 40 bucks. ... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3.7

    I think I will pass on this one.

    I am one of those who was surprised they made a game out of the movie. The movie was so great for older ages and I didn't see any elements that could make it a great game. However some person did and thought they could m... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.8

    best game ever! i suggest this to everyone.

    this was the greatest game i ever played! the game basiclly consists of completing tasks on the train and the north pole. so its really just a series of minigames. if you have playstation you get two extra bouns games. y... Read Full Review

    1 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2.8

    This game lowered my quality of life

    I am sorry to say that I have played this game. As a result my quality of life is significantly lower. Here's why: The graphics look like a PS1 budget game. There are polygons galore. Polygons for hands, feet, and t... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Short and sweet!

    Aside from this game's fairly short length, it was a joy to play. I originally purchased this game because my son is obsessed with trains. I wanted him to have it when he grows older. Well, I have played it myself a... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2.5

    This game is just terrible!

    I have absoloutely no idea why some people say this game is good.This game is bulls**t.This is even worse than Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban,which was also really bad.This is not even a video game.It is just a... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:2.4

    Sad game

    I got this as a joke for Christmas and decided to play it anyway. This is one of the worst games i have ever played. The game takes place on a train and you have to play several super easy mini games to find tickets. It ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful