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8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 5008 ratings
  1. 10 (1091)
  2. 9 (2740)
  3. 8 (784)
  4. 7 (178)
  5. 6 (63)
  6. 5 (40)
  7. 4 (29)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (64)

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  • User Rating:8.7

    Medium difficulty? I think a certain reviewer either didn't play much of the game or is simply full of it. This game is fun though. The graphics are gorgeous and the controls tight and very responsive. It has an old... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Life is Viewtiful!

    Daaaaaaaaavidson is in the house! Really fun, a really up beat game, VFX powers are sweet, lots of satisfaction from punches in slow. it's one of those games that , to truly enjoy, you have to really get into and have fu... Read Full Review

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

    The best 2D fighter for gamecube.

    viewtiful joe is the best 2d fighter for gamecube 2d fighter games are pretty common on the gamecube. but viewtiful joe sets is self apart by having great graphic,sound and gameplay.the fighting moves are pretty cool wit... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1

    We're looking at a sidescroller that can seriously compete with the best of the 16-bit days. Its one of the most original games this gen. After witnessing the defeat of his hero Captain Blue at a movie theatre, Joe's ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    When I first saw screenshots of Viewtiful Joe featured in the E3 coverage, my initial instincts were that the game would probably be just another boring side scroller. I was wrong. Viewtiful Joe raises the bar on the 2D ... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.9

    Capcom is known for making quality games. Last generation, Capcom hasn’t done much except for the fighting games, Resident Evil, and Mega Mans. This time around, they’ve been bringing a lot of support for all the conso... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    Three Phases of Viewtiful Joe: A Brief Review After a few hours of play, I was kind of disappointed. I played a few levels on hard, found it a bit too tough, so I played on "kids" difficulty for a while. I will refer... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.7

    It's good, but isn't quite amazing.

    It was about two years ago, when I first heard about Viewtiful Joe. I was reading my copy of Electronic Gaming Monthly while in the bathroom, and I saw a segment on some upcoming Capcom games. Being a mild fan of the c... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    Hot dang this game is a lot of fun. You forget how much fun it is to beat people up in a game until you start playing this and the game just sends wave after wave of bad guys at you and you begin to go into slow motion ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.7

    Viewtiful Joe, is hands down, one of the best games ever made.

    Viewtiful Joe is one of those games that comes along, and doesn't stir to much hype for itself, the game gets released and is getting so much praise it isn't even funny. I somehow found myself wanting the game before it'... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful