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Average Score 8.2/10
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  • Rating:1.3
    This game really, really, really sucks.

    Bad Street Brawler

    This game really, really, really sucks.

    :Good Idea: ·There is not one good idea in this game, so here's some good idea's to do with the game: good firewood. ·Giving it away as a Christmas/Birthday present to someone you don't like. ·Sacrafice to the god of ... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.2
    City of Heroes could have been more, but for what it is is well done!

    City of Heroes

    City of Heroes could have been more, but for what it is is well done!

    :Good Idea: ·The super hero creation is unreal! You can create almost any super hero you can imagine. ·Lots of easy missions to obtain for those beginners and a load of harder missions for people looking for Super Grou... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.6
    This might possible be the Diablo 2 or Dungeon Siege for consoles.

    Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance II

    This might possible be the Diablo 2 or Dungeon Siege for consoles.

    :Good Idea: ·A ton of monsters to hack on with an easy-to-use control scheme. ·The missions and story is so well done, you even for a hack-and-slash, you may actually watch them! ·Creating the ultimate weapons is not ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7
    Blitz: The League proves that losing the NFL license was only a good thing.

    Blitz: The League (Platinum Hits)

    Blitz: The League proves that losing the NFL license was only a good thing.

    :Good Idea: ·Crate a team for career mode just makes the game feel more than just another Blitz game. It feels like you're actually playing a team's season for real. ·Even though there's a ton of language, there's a la... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.8
    Blood 2

    Blood II: The Chosen

    Blood 2

    :Good Idea: ·There's loads of gore and violence and not just with the visuals. The people screaming and suffering just makes your feel sick. ·A few really unique weapons add on to the suffering. ·The taunts are just g... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1
    The new age of addiction!

    Age of Empires III

    The new age of addiction!

    :Good Idea: ·Some of the best graphics you'll ever see in any type of game. ·A huge leap on the steps of the Age of Empires series with detailed graphics, better sounds, and the experience point system. ·Ships and bui... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    The starting of a terrific series!

    Age of Empires

    The starting of a terrific series!

    :Good Idea: ·Land Grab in which you try to conquer as much land as you can. That's just a great mode that's hard and well worth the accomplishment. ·Building a Wonder actually could help you win the game, no matter how... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.9
    Postal is to gore as Powerman 5000 is to space-metal music.

    Postal

    Postal is to gore as Powerman 5000 is to space-metal music.

    :Good Idea: ·Crazy violence like you've never seen in a game. There's tons of suffering to be had. ·When you get to hurl a molotov cocktail at a big band, you know the programmers did something right. Kudos! ·Co-Op mo... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.7
    What if you could kill people in the Sims? Well, this is what your Sim does while you're not watching him.

    Postal 2

    What if you could kill people in the Sims? Well, this is what your Sim does while you're not watching him.

    :Good Idea: ·You control how the game plays. You can actually play the game without being a psycho or you can just start out as a lunatic. It's up to you. ·Throwing a hand grenade at Gary Coleman is always good. ·Smok... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3
    Quake IV still has some years ahead of itself.

    Quake 4

    Quake IV still has some years ahead of itself.

    :Good Idea: ·When you buy Quake IV, you don't only get Quake IV. You get Quake II, you get Quake IV, and you get Quake III (or the Quake IV multiplayer). ·The multiplayer might be exactly like Quake III: Arena but it j... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.2
    All Rampage games are just pure classic.

    Rampage: Total Destruction

    All Rampage games are just pure classic.

    :Good Idea: ·All the Rampage games are here (besides the few Game Boy games and Universal Tour). ·30 monsters to choose from is a nice addition to your basic 3 monsters to choose from. ·A $20 price tag which is always... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.7
    The best thing that could have happened to Mario was this.

    Super Mario World: Super Mario Bros. 4

    The best thing that could have happened to Mario was this.

    :Good Idea: ·Great new look for Mario in the 16-bit world. ·It took what Super Mario Bros. 3 did for Mario and just added onto it with Yoshi, better graphics, better sounds, and tons of secrets. ·Even when you beat th... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3
    The best of MMORPGs.

    World of Warcraft

    The best of MMORPGs.

    :Good Idea: ·A huge world in the likes of the Warcraft universe. ·The easiest MMORPG for someone to jump into. It's what Diablo did to Dungeon & Dragons. ·Patches galore which means more items, quest, and a ton of twe... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.1
    (The Sims + Harvest Moon) x 4 = Animal Crossing

    Animal Crossing

    (The Sims + Harvest Moon) x 4 = Animal Crossing

    :Good Idea: ·A ton of elements from the Sims and Harvest Moon are to be seen, although this game just makes those games seem weak compared to this. ·The real-time zone makes you feel like you're playing in a real, livi... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.8
    One of the best console FPS.

    GoldenEye 007

    One of the best console FPS.

    :Good Idea: ·Loads of guns, more than the (at the time) basic 10 guns. ·Great story that actually was a lot better than the movie. ·Easily the best multiplayer for it's time. :Bad Idea: ·Can't jump. Then again, I ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.1
    Some good additions to the Battlefield world but really too hard to enjoy.

    Battlefield Vietnam

    Some good additions to the Battlefield world but really too hard to enjoy.

    :Good Idea: ·A huge, open environment to fight in. ·The radio being played in the game. ·Easy to mod and there's a good amount of content out there for it. :Bad Idea: ·Way too much lag most of the time. Sometimes ... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.8
    Another WWII shooter, but this is actually the best looking of them all (as well as best multiplayer).

    Call of Duty 3

    Another WWII shooter, but this is actually the best looking of them all (as well as best multiplayer).

    :Best Idea: · The ragdolls are finally in a Call of Duty game. Rag dolls and awesome graphics. It's about time too because although the Quake III engine looks pretty sweet, it can't keep up with today's high-end ... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3
    One of the best games of the year.

    Marvel: Ultimate Alliance

    One of the best games of the year.

    :Best Idea: · Bringing all of these superstars in one game is a great concept. Surprisingly, the story works with them together. :Worst Idea: · Lack of a few really cool Marvel heroes that you would th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.1
    Why can't the Madden NFL games be this fun?

    NCAA Football 07

    Why can't the Madden NFL games be this fun?

    :Good Idea: · The graphics and the stadiums look great. I don't really know what else to say since it's basically Madden 07 in a college uniform. They're nice. Trust me. · If you have a good sound system,... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.3
    It's more than I thought, but I didn't think much in the first place.

    Superman Returns

    It's more than I thought, but I didn't think much in the first place.

    :Good Idea: · There's a nice enviornment to fly around in and you can actually fly pretty high. You can have sort of a sandbox gameplay, although limited, so it gives you a bit more than just fighting a random ro... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.1
    Everyone Loves Rayman, including Dinghy Dog.

    Rayman Raving Rabbids

    Everyone Loves Rayman, including Dinghy Dog.

    :Good Idea: · A ton of interesting and weird microgames. They range from racing, drawing, shooting, and dancing. There's a ton of them, too. One of my favorites it the cow throwing. It's extremely hard to pull of... Read Full Review

    7 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

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    Super Mario 64 still has a place in my heart, and on my Wii.

    :Good Idea: · The Wii actually enables a higher resolution, which means the game will ultimatelly look a little better for those long distances. · The controls are amazing with the Classic controller, pro...

    5 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    A great set of games to test out what your Wii can and cannot do.

    Wii Sports

    A great set of games to test out what your Wii can and cannot do.

    :Good Idea: · Bowling. 'Nuff said. · The tennis game is very addicting and the best 4-player game you can find anywhere, if you have a big enough bedroom / living room. · All of the games (excludi... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.6
    It's like Contra, but with better graphics, sounds, and better guns.

    Gears of War

    It's like Contra, but with better graphics, sounds, and better guns.

    :Good Idea: · A+ graphics and sounds! I actually plugged in my 360 to my surround sound system just for this game, to test it in all it's glory. Amazing. The graphics are incredible. The Unreal 3 engine puts sham... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.7
    Most Wanted 2.0

    Need for Speed Carbon

    Most Wanted 2.0

    :Good Idea: · The graphics and sounds are great for a Need For Speed game. The character models are downright creepy at times. The cars are sexy looking and · Muscle cars and canyon racing adds so much mor... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.8
    House of the Dead rocks the house, although the party is cut off short with it's limited gameplay.

    The House of the Dead

    House of the Dead rocks the house, although the party is cut off short with it's limited gameplay.

    :Good Idea: · A really fun arcade game. It's just fast paced enough to be considered an exercise. · Shooting a zombie in the chest gave you a glimpse of what we could do with gore, such as damaged charact... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4
    Eternal Darkness is a terrific Gamecube masterpiece. Check your pants after play.

    Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem

    Eternal Darkness is a terrific Gamecube masterpiece. Check your pants after play.

    :Good Idea: · This game has such a creepy theme that I had to turn the lights on while playing after a certain point. This is the only game I've had to do this for. Well, besides Dark Seed for PC, but this puts t... Read Full Review

    10 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.8
    Much like War of the Worlds, this alien attack made people jump out of windows and kill themselves.

    Destroy All Humans!

    Much like War of the Worlds, this alien attack made people jump out of windows and kill themselves.

    :Good Idea: · Any idea where you take the role of a bad guy, is a good idea. We play games to escape reality, so being something that you (hopefully) are not in real life, is a real treat for a game. But to actua... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7
    A true tale of goblins, ghosts, demons, and a king rescuing a princess named Prin-Prin.

    Makai-Mura

    A true tale of goblins, ghosts, demons, and a king rescuing a princess named Prin-Prin.

    :Good Idea: · The graphics are awesome. There's plenty of background images floating around, awesome character creations, and lots of details flying across your screen at once. The graphics are spooky, but more i... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    DOOM brings make memories. And just think, this game makes people kill others.

    DOOM

    DOOM brings make memories. And just think, this game makes people kill others.

    :Good Idea: · All four chapters in the original DOOM game. That is just awesome. The first chapter is more of a runthrough. You can finish it within 15 minutes, easily. Just watch out for the last two demon bosse... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.2
    Dynamite Cop (or Die Hard Arcade) is a lot of fun with someone, but rather boring by yourself.

    Dynamite Deka 2

    Dynamite Cop (or Die Hard Arcade) is a lot of fun with someone, but rather boring by yourself.

    :Good Idea: · Terrific multiplayer fun. It's just like the old classic beat-'em-ups from the NES days. Double Dragon in 3D, anyone? The real treat of this game is the multiplayer since theres a good chance you'll... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7
    The sequel to the racing game with a twist. A sick twist.

    Carmageddon 2: Carpocalypse Now

    The sequel to the racing game with a twist. A sick twist.

    :Good Idea: · Running over pedestrians in Carmageddon was always fun, and twice as fun here since you can drag them with your car now, but I think the real treat in Carmageddon's sequel is running over dogs, peng... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.9
    Interstate '76 is something that you will walk away thinking afros and the 70's were good times.

    Interstate '76

    Interstate '76 is something that you will walk away thinking afros and the 70's were good times.

    :Good Idea: · This was the first time I ever saw a game let you do a first-person driveby. I got the demo with a PC Gamer magazine. A few friends of mine were over and we were playing the mess out of this and The... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.8
    The game is short, but it offers enough to satisfy your Dracula hunting gaming.

    Vampire Killer

    The game is short, but it offers enough to satisfy your Dracula hunting gaming.

    :Good Idea: · There's a lot of impressive monsters to fight, most which are even harder than the bosses. Every boss brought it's fair share of challenges to the table, and some even seeming almost downright impos... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.4
    Alice is sick, twisted, and pure evil. That's why we like it.

    American McGee's Alice

    Alice is sick, twisted, and pure evil. That's why we like it.

    :Good Idea: · American McGee (who is an amazing level designer, and ex-employee of id Software from the Doom era) created this game with the same type of idea and twisted design. The levels are out of this world and the... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.7
    Test Drive Unlimited is the equivilent to a massive multiplayer racing game.

    Test Drive Unlimited

    Test Drive Unlimited is the equivilent to a massive multiplayer racing game.

    :Good Idea: · First, and most importantly, this game is $39.99 USD most everywhere (if not cheaper). This is a next generation game that isn't wallet raping you like many of the other 360 games out there. · It's a raci... Read Full Review

    14 of 16 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10
    This game is what defines greatness.

    Chuck Norris Superkicks

    This game is what defines greatness.

    :Good Idea: • Chuck Norris is in the game. :Bad Idea: • Trying to emulate the powers of Chuck Norris on the Atari 2600 will cause death by exploding 2600s. :Overall: • The best game ever conceived into this worl... Read Full Review

    13 of 15 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.6
    Legend of Kyrandia is a masterpiece story. It's smart, funny, and an extremely hard adventure game.

    The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One

    Legend of Kyrandia is a masterpiece story. It's smart, funny, and an extremely hard adventure game.

    :Good Idea: · The story is great. It produces a lot of clever scenarios that a lot of the older adventure games didn't. The story takes place in a medieval setting, in which your parents are killed by a jester named Mal... Read Full Review

    6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.8
    Super Mario RPG is the game for any SquareSoft and/or Nintendo fan to own. Perfection in an role-playing game.

    Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars

    Super Mario RPG is the game for any SquareSoft and/or Nintendo fan to own. Perfection in an role-playing game.

    :Good Idea: · First off, this is one of the best role-playing games ever to be released by SquareSoft. Although it's not as deep as the Final Fantasy series, it defiantly holds it's own as being a near-perfect role-play... Read Full Review

    7 of 7 users found the following review helpful