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Score Breakdown Based on 3675 ratings
  1. 10 (1049)
  2. 9 (1055)
  3. 8 (919)
  4. 7 (323)
  5. 6 (109)
  6. 5 (58)
  7. 4 (35)
  8. 3 (23)
  9. 2 (19)
  10. 1 (85)

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  • User Rating 8.5

    Great Wrestling Game

    Rated on August 19, 2009 by ultraollie

    Being a WWE Wrestling fan, i always love to get the newest game and each time i get the next one, they get better and better. It includes most of the present day wrestler ranging from Triple H to Kofi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Lets get ready to get back into the action with the 2009 version of this game..in which real is fake and fake is real.

    Rated on May 12, 2012 by Darthpathfinder

    WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2009 is a professional wrestling game in which you take control of a little and unknown professional wrestling promotion called the WWE. In said wrestling promotion there are two...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    This franchise continues to get better every year.

    Rated on April 18, 2010 by zarkon9

    What is it? a wrestling simulator of the wwe featuring all of the 2009 rosters. Who's it for? wwe fans. non-wwe fans are welcome to play this game. What is it like? ufc: undisputed 200...

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

    A massive improvement from 2008. Only complaint is gameplay online is abit slow

    Rated on November 07, 2008 by netapp14

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    3 out of 16 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A good improvement on the last game and still easily the best in the wrestling genre.

    Rated on November 09, 2008 by Darkened_skys

    I only just got this game and have played it for about two hours and i can already tell the improvements that have been made. The graphics are much better and a lot sharper then in previous games. The...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4

    The Worst in the Series By Far

    Rated on November 13, 2008 by Gameboid665

    I got this game having already buying every WWE Smackdown game since WWE Smackdown on PS1 all those years ago and thought with all the promised extras that this version would be fantastic, I was howev...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    SvR 2009 improved upon SvR 2008 and introduces many new things, but it's not perfect.

    Rated on January 08, 2009 by eehlert

    Contrary to what many reviewers and players claimed, SvR 2008 was a good wrestling game with several innovations and features. So, when I found out that SvR 2009 was in the works, I looked forward to...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    With a rather shallow Road to Wrestlemania and other graphical and gameplay issues, this in need of some work.

    Rated on November 10, 2008 by downloadthefile

    From a technical standpoint, the graphics are at a glance, amazing in this game as they should be. The player models are for the most part, accurate. There are a few visual glitches every now and th...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    If you like the series, this is a great addition. If your not a fan... maybe not for you.

    Rated on November 11, 2008 by InsomniacZombie

    The Madden of "sports entertainment" is here with the 09 installment of Smackdown v Raw. This is a solid addition, with a small learning curve for the veterans of the franchise. Some minor alter...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    It a complete makeover from last years travesty. It's not the same old SvR anymore, and that's great'

    Rated on November 11, 2008 by godzillab10

    Last years less than ok SvR 2008 has been remade into a new game. Reduced load time, sharper graphics, smoother attacks, and it's almost 100% customizable. You can keep your roster up to date wSith th...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.