User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 8.2/10
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  • Rating:6.1

    720 Degrees

  • Rating:5.2

    South Park

  • Rating:8.3

    Capcom vs. SNK 2 EO

  • Rating:9.1

    Marvel vs. Capcom 2

  • Rating:8.8

    Burnout Revenge

  • Rating:6.7

    Worms 3D

  • Rating:6.9

    Fight Club

  • Rating:9

    Burnout 3: Takedown

  • Rating:9.1

    Jet Grind Radio

  • Rating:5.8

    Batman

  • Rating:8.9

    Harvest Moon

  • Rating:6

    South Park

  • Rating:9.4
    Before Warcraft III and World of Warcraft was Warcraft II... I guess that makes sense.

    Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness

    Before Warcraft III and World of Warcraft was Warcraft II... I guess that makes sense.

    :Good Idea: ·The graphics were teh bomb back in the day. The menu art is cool; the cut off hand for your cursor. It was a really graphically intense game. ·The strategy is amazing, even today. For only a few characters... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.1
    Zzzz... oh, are we done yet?

    Gauntlet

    Zzzz... oh, are we done yet?

    :Good Idea: ·Game is a classic, no ands if or buts about it. It's great to see that you can play old arcade games like Gaunlet on Xbox Live Arcade (with an expensive fee, of course). ·The graphics have been updated a b... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4
    Half-Life with good physics, and graphics, and gravity guns. Oh my!

    Half-Life 2

    Half-Life with good physics, and graphics, and gravity guns. Oh my!

    :Good Idea: ·The physics are absolutely a reason some people are buying this game. They're Hollywood unbelievable! ·The graphics are awesome as well. The textures are all high resolution and look amazing. The character... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4
    Dungeon Siege 2 is a mixture of Diablo, Dungeon Siege, and ... a MMORPG?

    Dungeon Siege II

    Dungeon Siege 2 is a mixture of Diablo, Dungeon Siege, and ... a MMORPG?

    :Good Idea: ·The addition of the skill tree is bliss for the RPG gamer. It was something I didn't miss in Dungeon Siege, but when I got my hands on Dungeon Siege 2 and aw the skill tree much like Diablo 2's (but better)... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.7
    Codename 47 was the start of killer games.

    Hitman: Codename 47

    Codename 47 was the start of killer games.

    :Good Idea: ·The concept of controlling a hitman in a game was new to the world of gaming. Controlling him this way, at least. It was such a good concept. ·The amount of bullet holes you could plug into a guy was just ... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7
    Agent 47 helped me choose my career.

    Hitman: Blood Money

    Agent 47 helped me choose my career.

    :Good Idea: ·The Hitman's like clay. You can make a lot of crap with clay but Eidos seems to have the idea of making wonderful environments that are open for change. You have a mission and tools to do the mission, but y... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.2
    The first of the free MMORPG. Awesomeness...

    Guild Wars (Special Edition)

    The first of the free MMORPG. Awesomeness...

    :Good Idea: ·I wish other people would get this through their heads. Just because you make a MMORPG doesn't mean you have to charge a monthly fee. This game is totally free and rarely lags. It's fantabulous! ·The graph... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.2
    AC:WW is a game to get a DS for.

    Animal Crossing: Wild World

    AC:WW is a game to get a DS for.

    :Good Idea: ·They brought back the addictions of the original Animal Crossing for the Gamecube. All the chores, the fishing, bug collecting, fossil hunting, furniture collecting, and NES collecting. But there's more fis... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1
    A sequel to one of the greatest games ever.

    Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne

    A sequel to one of the greatest games ever.

    :Good Idea: ·On top of the revolutionary bullet time effects, they added rag dolls. Rag dolls will add a whole new depth to any game and certainly added a lot more to the Max Payne series and experience. ·The story has... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3
    One of the best experiences in gaming history.

    Max Payne

    One of the best experiences in gaming history.

    :Good Idea: ·Bullet time (of course) is one of the sleekest, most incredible thing you can imagine in a game. It's one of the reasons I bought the game and it was well worth it. ·The graphics are top notch. Sure, Max ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3
    Paper airplanes leave paper trails. Stick to Paper Mario.

    Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door

    Paper airplanes leave paper trails. Stick to Paper Mario.

    :Good Idea: ·The mixture of 2D charaters in a 3D universe is really cool. Sometimes the world unfolds (literally) and you can't make if the game is a true 3D or an illusion. It's pretty cool to show people too because t... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.9
    Can this beat Super Mario Bros. 3 as the best side-scroller ever?

    New Super Mario Bros.

    Can this beat Super Mario Bros. 3 as the best side-scroller ever?

    :Good Idea: ·The actually took a 3D modeled Mario and threw him into a 2D side-scroller. If anything, the game is one of the best looking side-scrollers ever made. On top of that, all the 3D animations are smooth... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.8
    Too bad they didn't put some beta testers on this port. This game is teh suck at times.

    Worms: Open Warfare

    Too bad they didn't put some beta testers on this port. This game is teh suck at times.

    :Good Idea: ·Going back to the original 2D side-scrolling of the original Worms series is a great idea. The 3D games (for the most part) just don't hold in comparison to the original). ·Sounds are awesome, with good tu... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4
    A great RPG featuring Italian plumbers and turtles.

    Mario Story

    A great RPG featuring Italian plumbers and turtles.

    :Good Idea: ·Graphics are just un-frickin-belieable. They're crazy cool looking. Paper Mario is exactly how it looks. They blended 3D graphics with paper thin character models. I'd say they're good 3D characters but I d... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4
    COMI is the story of pirates, monkeys, and Dinghy Dog.

    The Curse of Monkey Island

    COMI is the story of pirates, monkeys, and Dinghy Dog.

    :Good Idea: ·Perfection in a story. The originals are terrific but this is pure perfection. LucasArts and SCUMM should never quit making games... ever. ·Insult fighting is back and this time they're better than ever!! ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4
    Two terrific GTA games for the price of half. Awesomeness!!

    Grand Theft Auto Double Pack

    Two terrific GTA games for the price of half. Awesomeness!!

    :Good Idea: ·You may have played the original GTA 3 and maybe Vice City, but the graphics on the Xbox version are a bit better and sharper. Either way, you get both games for cheap. ·Loads of violent fun to be had. Bot... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.8
    San Andreas might not have the best graphics, but it's p'yo fun.

    Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

    San Andreas might not have the best graphics, but it's p'yo fun.

    :Good Idea: ·It's a sandbox game in which you can seriously do more than just kill, pimp, or steal cars. You can do BMX stunts at a skatepark, do legal racing, play pool, just everything. ·The story immerses you into w... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.8
    Golden Axe was golden in the golden days of gaming.

    Golden Axe

    Golden Axe was golden in the golden days of gaming.

    :Good Idea: ·Wicked awesome multi player. Some of the best beat 'em up action out there, even today. ·The music is so very much classic. It will leave you humming for years. ·The replay value will keep you addicted un... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.2
    The best A.I. for it's time with some myth godliness to be had!

    Black & White

    The best A.I. for it's time with some myth godliness to be had!

    :Good Idea: ·The A.I. is actually intelligent. It learns much like a virtual pet. If you don't want your beast eating villagers, just slap him when he does it. If you want it to eat them, give him a nice rub (but not to... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1
    Back when the game's were simple and fun.

    Wolfenstein 3D

    Back when the game's were simple and fun.

    *Note: I rated this based on when it first came out. :Good Idea: ·Well, apparently doing a first person shooter was a great idea. id Software couldn't have become more famous without the start of this and Doom. ·Run... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.8
    GameSpot... 5.5? Ummm, no. Try 8.9 or better. This game's great.

    Theme Hospital

    GameSpot... 5.5? Ummm, no. Try 8.9 or better. This game's great.

    :Good Idea: ·The pure gold comedy in Theme Hospital is the kind of stuff that should be in a lot more comedy games. Who would have known that drinking beer and sniffing cheese all day would lead to a bloated head? ·The... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.8
    Part Duex of Age of Empires Duex doesn't suck.

    Age of Empires II: The Conquerors Expansion

    Part Duex of Age of Empires Duex doesn't suck.

    :Good Idea: ·The best thing about this expansion is the fact that you don't have to search for some lonely peasant running around in a tree. You now can hit a key and it will idle the villagers, which is a time saver. ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.8
    One of the most relaxing games to play.

    Bokujou Monogatari 2

    One of the most relaxing games to play.

    :Good Idea: ·It's easy to get married to some of the girls, unlike real life. Seriously, all you really do is wave a blue feather at them. The only thing you have to wait for is them accepting it. ·A real multi-gender ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3
    Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna is one of the best hack-n-slashes out there.

    Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna

    Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna is one of the best hack-n-slashes out there.

    :Good Idea: ·A ton of multiplayer tweaks which makes it a ton easier to save your quest while playing co-op. ·The Player Vs. Player (or PVP) is some of the best. ·Some of the best dungeon sounds in any game. :Bad I... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4
    The grandfather of hack-n-slash.

    Diablo

    The grandfather of hack-n-slash.

    :Good Idea: ·Beating evil demons and skeletons in dungeon after dungeon only to get to the mother of all demons, el Diablo. ·The random dungeon generator makes for some fun play since you probably won't travel a dungeo... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10
    Best. Game.. Ever... Seriously.

    Super Mario Bros. 3

    Best. Game.. Ever... Seriously.

    :Good Idea: ·Super Mario and his brother, Luigi, are now in better quality, showing more differences between them, and are just awesome in this game. ·The level designs are A+ quality! The bosses are classic. This is w... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.6
    The best 2D to 3D conversion ever.

    Super Mario 64

    The best 2D to 3D conversion ever.

    :Good Idea: ·Nintendo has turned a terrific series into a terrific 3D series, which has been proven by most 2D to 3D games, it's hard to accomplish. ·Mario now-a speaks in the games! Which, I found revolutionary itself... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful