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Score Breakdown Based on 1084 ratings
  1. 10 (150)
  2. 9 (348)
  3. 8 (362)
  4. 7 (156)
  5. 6 (28)
  6. 5 (24)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (7)
  9. 2 (4)
  10. 1 (1)

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  • User Rating 7.5

    The perfect start to one of the best game series' of all time...

    Rated on April 05, 2008 by PS2to-the-end

    Action is the only thing you are going to get out of this game. There are no boring moments. The graphics are crappy, but what would you expect from a game that was a release title for a previous gene...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9


    Rated on March 01, 2012 by PlaySmart12587

    Well. I have to completely agree to the promises made by Sony PlayStation.. I played twisted metal 1 when I was a kid. This one is simply stunning. The graphics, real-time action scenes & controls are...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    The start of something great!

    Rated on October 03, 2004 by BuryMe

    When the Playstation first came out, one of the original games for it was Twisted Metal. While the graphics wern't that great, everything else was, and this game started a series of classics. The g...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    It may be old, but well worth the buy if you can find it.

    Rated on June 01, 2007 by Absolutezerr

    Next to its sequel, Twisted Metal II, this is the best car combat game of all time. The characters are all perfectly balanced, so that no one player has an absolute advantage. It's always an interesti...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.3

    Goooood memories....

    Rated on January 10, 2006 by captainryan

    This game has sooo many memories. The multiplayer is awesome of course it is split screen. You start out choosing a car and then optional having another human player fight with you. Then you go to the...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    And so, road warriors would rise from the rust...

    Rated on June 04, 2008 by TWiSTEDmerc

    All the way back in 1995 a new genre had arrived, a game where you drive around racing, doing the odd stunt and firing off missles like in a first person shooter. Imagine being able to blast cars to...

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

    A great first in series game. It sets the series up.

    Rated on March 04, 2005 by DrVenkman

    This is one of the best Playstation games ever. This is the first game in one of the most well known gaming franchises ever. Twisted Metal is a game with a sweet concept. This game introduces some ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    OLd memories.

    Rated on September 20, 2006 by Q8iy

    Twisted metaL was the 'first' game I've pLayed in the pLaystation consoLe and I was Like unbeLievabLe and amazing! It started an era of successfuL twisted metaL series and the gamepLay was awesome and...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Oh the memories...great that it's still fun!

    Rated on September 21, 2006 by Amnesiac23

    This is one of the first games I EVER played. I played it when it first came out (my next door neighbor had it) and me and him played this game all the time. :P GAMEPLAY: Compared to the newer Twiste...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    The one that started it all.

    Rated on June 21, 2005 by zzzxx

    I can't believe it has been almost 10 years since this game was released. Wow. This game was one of the best PS1 games. Especially when the pS1 first came out. Sure the graphics aren't Final Fantasy, ...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.