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Average Player Score Based on 14370 ratings
8.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 14370 ratings
  1. 10 (2674)
  2. 9 (7708)
  3. 8 (2836)
  4. 7 (646)
  5. 6 (185)
  6. 5 (102)
  7. 4 (48)
  8. 3 (20)
  9. 2 (19)
  10. 1 (132)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:8.5

    Excellent game with a strong character in Sam Fisher.

    Splinter Cell is a stealth based game in which the player assumes the role of Sam Fisher. Sam Fisher is an operative of Third Echelon, which is a part of the NSA consisting of an elite team of strategists, hackers, a... Read Full Review

    11 of 13 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell

  • Rating:10

    You should definitely play this...

    Amazing game, it has everything, interesting gameplay, many ways of dealing with you enemies, storyline is great also...Once you start to play this you will have to play whole series.It's without any doubt, one of the be... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    A Ps2 Classic

    Splinter Cell Was Released In Late 2002 Made By Ubisoft And Well Known Writer Tom Clancy.Ive Got Say The Trilogy Is Off To An Excellent Start. Story: The First Splinter Cell Kicks Off When Two Cia Officers Blaustein ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Did that shadow just move?

    Ubisoft's Splinter Cell sets the standard against which all other modern stealth action games should be measured. You character, Sam Fisher, is a special operatives agent and a member of an agency called Third Echelon... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    For it's great bargain price this is a decent stealth action game! Though it has its bad moments.

    Over the years of gaming Tom Clancy has made some good and some bad games. I sadly have experienced both of those spectrums. But I can gladly say that this is one of those Tom Clancy games that I'm happy I played. Sp... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Splinter Cell is a great stealth game.

    Nice work Ubisoft, another great game. In Splinter Cell you play as Sam Fisher, an NSA agent who is sent of to Georgia where to other NSA agents have gone missing. He ends up being sent allover the world, there are te... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    One of the definitive titles for the original Xbox.

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell is a fantastic game. It is easily one of the best games I've ever played. Along with the Hitman series, it is one of the Stealth series of games ever. While Hitman encourages you to be among yo... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Old and still kicking ass.

    I've been a huge fan of the series since the beginning. Back then i was still a console player and I eagerly awaited each sequel. I started playing Conviction but after a while i decided to refresh my memory and replay t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Splinter Cell was a solid contribution to the modern stealth action genre.

    Before Splinter Cell, the modern stealth-action genre is largely filled by the Rainbow Six line of games from the Tom Clancy label and similarly designed titles. However, the emphasis on teams and their sophistication ma... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    This game... changed my whole view on gaming itself.

    First off let me say...READ MY WORDS, GET UP AND GO BUY THIS GAME! This game is what made me the gamer I am today, I played the first mission and was stunned, my role model instantly changed from Chuck Norris, to Sam Fis... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Sam Fisher is the Chuck Norris of stealth games...getting the job done whilst looking extremely cool.

    Gameplay: 9 (only grip is the somewhat dumb AI) Graphics: 10 (minor clipping issues however visually spectacular with excellent lighting effects – a masterpiece) Sounds: 8 (the voice of Sam Fisher is a little too over-... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful