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Score Breakdown Based on 2601 ratings
  1. 10 (1343)
  2. 9 (838)
  3. 8 (222)
  4. 7 (93)
  5. 6 (33)
  6. 5 (22)
  7. 4 (8)
  8. 3 (5)
  9. 2 (8)
  10. 1 (30)

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  • Review Score:9.5

    Vagrant Story is one of the most unique rpg's every made. On top of that it had a compelling story with graphics and gameplay to back it up. First off, Ashely Riot looks awesome. I love the timed button presses for the f... Read Full Review

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

    Best RPG I have ever played!

    Square surely knows, how to make RPG. Not only RPG, but masterpieces. Final Fantasy ( a worldwide - known RPG series) can serve as a proof. These games can be characterized as possessing a deep story, complex combat syst... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3.5

    you might have thought Square made only excellent-good games, well this one will make you think twice.

    this game is total crap. no seriously, lets start from beginning. you are some guy with sh.tty haircut and idiotic looking clothes and you are in dungeon. you see some monsters and that's it. you kill the monsters, go ... Read Full Review

    0 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    I've played a number of RPGs, but none had the graphical and gameplay impact of Vagrant Story. The abilities and weapons the hero, Ashley Riot, has access to is extensive, ranging from magical spells to special attacks. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    A challenging RPG with a great battle-system. A great crafting system too.

    A genuinely challenging RPG with a great battle-system. You can make weapons which will evolve over time depending upon what creatures you fight with each of your weapons. You can craft armor in a similar way. The boss... Read Full Review

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

    The best Action/RPG on the planet!

    Vagrant Story is the kind of game that is either love it or hate it. There really isn't too much in between. It features great characters and one of the greatest stories in any game released to date, but the amount of at... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Vagrant Story is probably the best Action RPG to date, don't miss it.

    This is one of this games that you're not expecting when buying a console, with lots of sequels and a renowned franchise in the world of videogames, in fact, back then when i bought it i didn't even heard of it, but don'... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.9

    Possibly good as FF!

    Vagrant Story is one of the best game I have played on the PS1. It has the best battle system ever seen in an RPG but at the same time can be hard to get use to when playing for the first time. For a PS1 game the graphic... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    Yasumi Matsuno's masterful storytelling is advanced through one of the most unique combat systems found in any game.

    Yasumi Matsuno has always created games with complex, difficult-to-predict stories told through some fresh new gameplay ideas. However, no one could quite predict just how much Matsuno would outdo himself with Vagrant S... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.4

    not for everyone .

    Ashley Riot is one of the best RPG heroes out there. the story can be confusing, but it's a twisted story that soon unravels itself. the armor/weapon modifications are great. the break arts were a nice addition to normal... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful