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Average Player Score Based on 15562 ratings
8.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 15562 ratings
  1. 10 (5339)
  2. 9 (6913)
  3. 8 (2033)
  4. 7 (552)
  5. 6 (208)
  6. 5 (130)
  7. 4 (78)
  8. 3 (42)
  9. 2 (46)
  10. 1 (221)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:9

    Welcome to Paradise City!

    Finally the first Burnout game on the PS3 and the first real next gen burnout on next gen consoles are finally here. Even thou Revenge was an amazing game. This one just got better with one big huge city for you to play ... Read Full Review

    12 of 12 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Burnout Paradise

  • Rating:8

    To anyone who wants to kill time driving in high speeds in a huge world

    Awesome game. I really appreciate skill based rally, where you have different types of vehicles, first motorbikes and cars, then cars: sports, aggressive, fast. There are many challenges, first you can ride free style th... Read Full Review

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

    A Legendary Racing Game

    Burnout Paradise is by far the best racing game I have played in the past 30 years. It was very well made in terms of racing activities, graphics, and open world dynamic. I love the crash scenes and the sense of speed go... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Burnout Paradise is functional, but is boring by design

    Burnout: Paradise is an open-world racing game, with an emphasis on speed and ramming your opponents. The events are started from traffic lights in the city. You need to slow down near them, then hit accelerate and brake... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Don't like racing games? Wanna bet?

    I was never a fan of racing games until I played the Burnout series. This franchise takes away just a little bit of the boring realistic aspects of driving and adds a huge amount fun to create an adrenaline pumping exper... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Great Game Fast and Fun And Sometimes Crazy

    Burnout Paradise is a great game for mad driving and just good fun for time to waste etc unfortunately the PC version of The Ultimate Box is not what it says on the box. Its the vanilla version but you only get bikes and... Read Full Review

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

    Burnout Paradise might not be the perfect racing game,but It offers a really good racing expierience

    Burnout Paradise takes place in Paradise City.A huge city where you can explore any time you want.You start off with only one car and you can immediately explore the city. Exploring the city means: Finding shortcuts,j... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Crippled by mechanics.

    First things first, I love burnout. If you don't want a racing sim theres no game than can compare with the brilliant sense of speed that burnout provides. No game gets your heart pumping like burnout does when you're sp... Read Full Review

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

    Sets the bar very high for car chase games.

    Burnout Paradise is not your average racing game. Having never played a Burnout before this one I was expecting something along the lines of Need for Speed, or Blur, or Dirt. Burnout Paradise features an open world fille... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4.5

    A real let down for anyone who is a Burnout fan. Missing everything you are used to. If a fan, stick with Revenge.

    I've got huge problems with this game. I was quite excited to get this as I am a massive Burnout fan, but somehow they have been able to make this look and feel like a Burnout game - but remove everything that makes Bur... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    Greate Racing Game

    This game is the only driving game which I played till end, and even for several hours after completing, it didn't get boring. The only thing I didn't like about the game was that the developers didn't programmed in deta... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful