User Reviews & Ratings

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  • Rating:7
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    The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

  • Rating:7
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    The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks

  • Rating:8
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    Halo: The Master Chief Collection

  • Rating:9
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    The Walking Dead: Season Two - A Telltale Games Series

  • Rating:8
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    Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments

  • Rating:6
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    Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

  • Rating:9
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    Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS

  • Rating:7
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    Don Bradman Cricket 14

  • Rating:6
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    Destiny

  • Rating:7
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    FIFA 15

  • Rating:8
    Grand Theft Auto V

    Grand Theft Auto V

    Grand Theft Auto V

    My first Grand Theft Auto game. Not much of a fan of the over-the-top violence and decadence, I actually really enjoyed the gameplay. The human race is a sinful species, it's no wonder games about murder and theft are t... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    The Beatles X360

    The Beatles: Rock Band

    The Beatles X360

    I'm not a fan of the Guitar Hero/Rock Band craze, but I can appreciate how fun it is to play the songs of your favourite band.Story - 5, you play through the Beatles career, but unfortunately do not see much of it apart... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    The Walking Dead X360

    The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series

    The Walking Dead X360

    After a highly popular TV series or film is released based on a book or comic series, game developers often go for the tie-in to the big, popular version of a story. Not so with Telltale and The Walking Dead. Although a... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Tomb Raider X360

    Tomb Raider

    Tomb Raider X360

    I've never played any Tomb Raider games, so I was surprised when I found myself wanting to play this. It did not let me down, it was a fun, interesting game that kept me wanting more throughout. Level designs are great,... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Bioshock X360

    BioShock

    Bioshock X360

    Not one of my favourite games, but I can see its appeal. The gameplay, to me, was not as great as all the critics said it was. The setting and story were brilliant, of course, but I found the first-person combat repetit... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Lego Star Wars Wii

    LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga

    Lego Star Wars Wii

    Pretty fun game, like most Lego releases. Not a big Star Wars fan so not too fussed with it. Fun playing as all the characters, particularly C-3PO, and playing through locations from the movies.Story - 6, not a big Star... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Lego Pirates of the Caribbean X360

    LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game

    Lego Pirates of the Caribbean X360

    Another Lego game, this time based on the Pirates series of movies. The formula starts to feel a bit old, but it's still fun, as is playing as all the pirate characters and traversing the levels. Story - 7, Pirates stor... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    Lego Batman X360

    LEGO Batman: The Videogame

    Lego Batman X360

    A bit disappointing compared with other Lego games, without classic movie moments to repeat or a solid story to build on. There's also too much side-scrolling, although the Batman characters are great fun.Story - 5, har... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Lego Marvel X360

    LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

    Lego Marvel X360

    Another Lego game, this time covering Marvel's world. A fun game as always, but not too much is introduced to make it great. Story - 7, an original story, but as with Lego Batman 2, pretty straightforward.Gameplay - 8, ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Lego The Lord of the Rings X360

    LEGO The Lord of the Rings

    Lego The Lord of the Rings X360

    The best Lego game. But that's coming from a big Lord of the Rings fan. The Lego-ised Middle-Earth looks quite splendid, and best of all, you get to explore all of it (even though it's in shortened Lego form) something ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Lego The Hobbit X360

    LEGO The Hobbit

    Lego The Hobbit X360

    Unfortunately not as interesting as Lego Lord of the Rings, this game still combines fine Lego gameplay with the great story of the Hobbit (too bad it's the movie version, not the book version).Story - 8, great, despite... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    The Lord of the Rings: War in the North X360

    The Lord of the Rings: War in the North

    The Lord of the Rings: War in the North X360

    Another Lord of the Rings game, but they seem to be dying out. This is another generic action-adventure title involving original characters in the North. Although it is fun to see places like Fornost and characters like... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    The Third Age Xbox

    The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age

    The Third Age Xbox

    For one who was eagerly awaiting the 'Lord of the Rings Trilogy' game promised at the end of Return of the King, I was a bit disappointed to find a turn-based RPG following new characters. The game itself isn't all that... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    The Return of the King Xbox

    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    The Return of the King Xbox

    Great improvement over the Two Towers. The addition of Gandalf's and Frodo and Sam's storylines are most welcome, as is the introduction of two-player mode. Pretty much everything is improved, from the graphics to the g... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    The Return of the King GBA

    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    The Return of the King GBA

    Following on from The Two Towers on GBA, The Return of the King is much of the same, but includes two new characters - Sam and Gimli. It does not disappoint, following the character's stories all the way up to the Black... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    The Two Towers GBA

    The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

    The Two Towers GBA

    Diablo but with Lord of the Rings on GBA. Works very well. The main drawing point of the handheld journey is that instead of playing ten or so basic levels, you take your character through their whole journey. And you c... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    The Two Towers Xbox

    The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

    The Two Towers Xbox

    The first of many games based on the movie series, this game does alright for a simple action game. It follows the story from the middle of The Fellowship of the Ring until Helm's Deep. The hack-and-slash gameplay is a ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Rugby League Live 2 X360

    Rugby League Live 2

    Rugby League Live 2 X360

    Good, but not great. Still, about a thousand times better than it's predecessor. Good graphics and alright gameplay. Welcome return of custom features and career modes. Many new competitions included, bringing it back t... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    Rugby League 2 PC

    Rugby League 2

    Rugby League 2 PC

    A slight improvement overall over the first Rugby League, graphics have been improved considerably while a number of gameplay features have been downgraded. The new career mode is a welcome addition, but the custom feat... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    Rugby League 2 Xbox

    NRL Rugby League 2

    Rugby League 2 Xbox

    A slight improvement overall over the first Rugby League, graphics have been improved considerably while a number of gameplay features have been downgraded. The new career mode is a welcome addition, but the custom feat... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    Rugby League Xbox

    NRL Rugby League

    Rugby League Xbox

    The first Rugby League game in the series, it is an admirable attempt by a small games company, but falls short of anything by EA Sports. The design is simple, many gameplay glitches and some incorrect rules make it fru... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Arkham Origins X360

    Batman: Arkham Origins

    Arkham Origins X360

    A good game, but a let down compared to Asylum and City. While the mechanics are still there, something just seems empty about the gameplay. The Rocksteady titles seemed new and exciting, something new at every turn. Th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Ashes Cricket 2009 X360

    Ashes Cricket 2009

    Ashes Cricket 2009 X360

    A fun cricket game, nothing more. The Ashes theme is a great addition, as is the Ashes theme music. Very similar to past titles Ricky Ponting Cricket 2005 and 2007, it has enough going for it to warrant a new purchase.G... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Ricky Ponting International Cricket 2007 X360

    Ricky Ponting International Cricket 2007

    Ricky Ponting International Cricket 2007 X360

    One of the best cricket game I've played, although that isn't saying much. The batting and bowling mechanics are good. Some features have been removed from the 05 version though which is disappointing.Gameplay - 7, good... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    Alice Madness Returns X360

    Alice: Madness Returns

    Alice Madness Returns X360

    Having not played the original American McGee's Alice, I looked forward to playing this on console. However, I do not think this game has lived up to the critical praise of the first game. Gameplay is rather bland, desp... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Lego Indiana Jones Wii

    LEGO Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures

    Lego Indiana Jones Wii

    More fun from Lego, although also more of the same. Following the same gameplay as Lego Star Wars, the game follows the Indiana Jones storyline quite well. It suffers from the Wii controls however, I think this is bette... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5
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    Destruction Derby 64

  • Rating:8
    Rayman Origins Wii

    Rayman Origins

    Rayman Origins Wii

    A great return for Rayman. The shift to a platformer works well. Level designs are great and multiplayer is a blast. Story - 5, not much of a story. Just rescue these something-or-others.Gameplay - 8, great platforming ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Braid PC

    Braid

    Braid PC

    A fantastic little game with wonderful 2D graphics, challenging gameplay and puzzles and one of the best video game soundtracks you will hear. Story - 8, remarkable for a platformer, given to you in little blurbs at the... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful