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  • Rating:8.5
    Welcome to Panau.  We hope you enjoy your stay, as it's better than being in New Austin.

    Just Cause 2

    Welcome to Panau. We hope you enjoy your stay, as it's better than being in New Austin.

    Hello. We here at Tourist Information have written a summary of what you can expect to experience during your time in Panau, a tropical island where many people try fighting a Just Cause. Graphics: Panau is home to ... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    The last great adventure for Gamecube is a solid addition to a great series.

    The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

    The last great adventure for Gamecube is a solid addition to a great series.

    Hello, I'm here to review Twilight Princess, easily one of the most anticipated and hyped Zeldas ever. How does it compare to the rest of the series, and, more importantly, is it better than Ocarina? Read on to find ou... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10
    Dark, original, thought provoking and, most importantly, fun.  As close to perfection as gaming has ever come.

    Zelda no Densetsu: Majora no Kamen (w/Memory Pack)

    Dark, original, thought provoking and, most importantly, fun. As close to perfection as gaming has ever come.

    Hello everyone. I'm here to reveiw my favorite game of all time, Majora's Mask. Please keep in mind that this is the only perfect 10/ 10 that you will ever (and I mean ever) see me give a game. As a reference point on... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Good for those who are looking for a simple, fun game.

    Kirby Super Star Ultra

    Good for those who are looking for a simple, fun game.

    Hello, I'm here to review Kirby Super Star Ultra for the DS. Graphics: The graphics are really good, and colorful. There is alot of visual variety to this game and it's pleasnat to look at. And, the full CGI cutsce... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5
    One of the best games for the Gamecube is also one of the best games in one of the best series of all time.

    The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (Limited Edition)

    One of the best games for the Gamecube is also one of the best games in one of the best series of all time.

    Hello. I've played Wind Waker extensivley and enjoyed every second. Here's my review. Graphics: I've found that the games that try to look realistic tend to have graphics that don't hold up well over time. This is... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    An inferior sequel, but still a fun action game.

    Viewtiful Joe 2

    An inferior sequel, but still a fun action game.

    Hello, everyone. I'm here to review Viewtiful Joe 2. WARNING THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS TO THE FIRST VIEWTIFUL JOE Graphics: They remain largley unchanged from the first, so they're pretty good. The cel sha... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    Nowhere near as bad as Gamespot makes it out to be.  A great sequel!  (Adjectives are awesome.)

    Super Scribblenauts

    Nowhere near as bad as Gamespot makes it out to be. A great sequel! (Adjectives are awesome.)

    Hello. I'm here to review Super Scribblenauts, a great sequel to a game that had many great ideas, but failed at successfully creating a word creation game. On to the review! Graphics: The graphics are colorful and... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5
    This game proves that life can indeed be Viewtiful.  BUY IT!

    Viewtiful Joe (Pink Version)

    This game proves that life can indeed be Viewtiful. BUY IT!

    Hello everyone, it's me, here to review one of my favorite Gamecube games, Viewtiful Joe. Graphics: I love the cel- shaded style of graphics in this game. They look amazing and animate pretty smoothly. The game jus... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    The old saying is true; they really don't make them like this any more.  And it holds up well today!

    The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons

    The old saying is true; they really don't make them like this any more. And it holds up well today!

    Hi, everyone, I've recently been replaying the Oracle games and thought I'd give a review on Seasons. Please note that in the sound and graphics section, I'm rating it based on the time period, not today's standards. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Essesntially the same game from all those years ago.  And that's a very good thing.

    Pocket Monsters HeartGold

    Essesntially the same game from all those years ago. And that's a very good thing.

    I remember playing Pokemon Crystal on my GBA when I was much younger and I thought "Wow. What an awesome game." And now, it's been remade for the DS. How does it fare? Read on to find out. Graphics: If you've pla... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    A great game in its own right, but not without flaws.

    Super Smash Bros. Brawl

    A great game in its own right, but not without flaws.

    Hi, everyone, I'm here to review Super Smash Brothers Brawl, one of the most anticipated and popular games on the Wii today. When reading this review, keep in mind that I eagerly awaited this game's release. Graphi... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5
    Who woulda thunk it?  Stephen King writes for Nintendo now.

    Super Paper Mario

    Who woulda thunk it? Stephen King writes for Nintendo now.

    Hey, everyone, I'm here to review Super Paper Mario. Graphics: The charming paper graphics from the previous installments make a triumphant return and look better than ever. The only problem I have with them is the ... Read Full Review

    0 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    If you hated the Wind Waker's sailing mechanic, avoid this game.<br />

    Red Dead Redemption

    If you hated the Wind Waker's sailing mechanic, avoid this game.<br />

    Hi, everyone, it's me again, here to give my opnion of Red Dead Redemption. Graphics: The graphics for this game are unique. It kind of looks like a cell shaded game and yet, at the same time, it doesn't. I reall... Read Full Review

    1 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Does exactly what all sequels should do: fix the problems of the first and improve on the strengths of the first.

    Assassin's Creed II

    Does exactly what all sequels should do: fix the problems of the first and improve on the strengths of the first.

    Hey, all, I'm here to give my opnion of AC2. Graphics: The graphics in this game are even better than in the original. The only real flaw is that the cutscenes, surprisingly, don't look as good as the main game. 9/... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5
    If you're looking for a good Halloween game, look no further.

    Silent Hill: Homecoming

    If you're looking for a good Halloween game, look no further.

    Hello, everyone, this is my first reveiw for a "true" Silent Hill game. I've played Shattered Memories and found it highly enjoyable. This game, however, is enjoyable in a different way. On to the review. Graphics:... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5
    Prince of Persia meets the open world genre meets Wanted.

    Assassin's Creed

    Prince of Persia meets the open world genre meets Wanted.

    Hi, everyone. As my first Xbox 360 reveiw, I'm here to tell you about Assasin's Creed. Grpahics: The environemtents, character models, fighting and animation are all superb. The game is beautiful and looks extremel... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5
    A whole new reason to drain your DS battery and feel good about it.

    Dragon Quest IX: Hoshizora no Mamoribito

    A whole new reason to drain your DS battery and feel good about it.

    Hey everyone, it's me, here to give my 2 cents on Dragon Quest IX. Graphics: The graphics in this game are very good. The environments are all detailed and fun to look at. The character models are animated fairly... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    My only previous experience with Mega Man is ZX Advent, so bear with me.

    RockMan Zero Collection

    My only previous experience with Mega Man is ZX Advent, so bear with me.

    I was always intrigued by the art of Mega Man Zero, and had wanted to play the games for a long time. For some reason, though, I never did. And now Capcom releases this onto the world, and I bought it. So, what did I ... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Is PoP: The Forgotten Sands a hit or a dissappointment?

    Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands

    Is PoP: The Forgotten Sands a hit or a dissappointment?

    I recently (about 3 years ago) got into the Sands of Time series and I love it. (although, I think Warrior Within is underrated and Sands of time is the weakest.) So, when I heard about this game coming out, I thought ... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Coming from a guy whose only prior experience with Silent Hill is the movie.  (which actually wasn't that bad.)

    Silent Hill: Shattered Memories

    Coming from a guy whose only prior experience with Silent Hill is the movie. (which actually wasn't that bad.)

    So, I've been interested in Silent Hill for a while, especially after seeing the movie, and I finnally got this game. Read on to see my thoughts. Graphics: The graphics in this game are, in a word, spectacular. Now... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5
    A game so beautiful in so many ways, it's enough to make a grown man cry.

    Okami

    A game so beautiful in so many ways, it's enough to make a grown man cry.

    Okami is easily one of the best games on Wii. At least in the top 5. Now, I'll explain. Story: The story has everything you could want in a fantasy game. Action, adventure, horror, romance, comedy, tragedy, good v... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    The definitive Call of Duty experience comes to Wii. *SPOLIER ALERT: IT'S BETTER THAN MODERN WARFARE 2.*

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - Reflex Edition

    The definitive Call of Duty experience comes to Wii. *SPOLIER ALERT: IT'S BETTER THAN MODERN WARFARE 2.*

    Reflex is a fun shooter and a highly recommended game to play if you own a Wii, with good reason. On with the reveiw. Story: The story of this game is a mixed bag. On one hand, there are so many epic moments, it fe... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    If you're looking for something different, give this game a shot.  *THIS GAME IS NOT A TRADITIONAL FINAL FANTASY GAME.*

    Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers

    If you're looking for something different, give this game a shot. *THIS GAME IS NOT A TRADITIONAL FINAL FANTASY GAME.*

    I have played a few old fashioned Final Fantasy games, so I do have some experience with the series. Now, when I first heard about this game, it intrigued me, due to the fact that you have telekinesis. (the concept has... Read Full Review

    4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    This game is having awesomness.

    Mario & Luigi RPG 3!!!

    This game is having awesomness.

    Bowser's Inside Story is a fun, creative RPG. On to the review. Story: Unlike most Mario games, but like most of the Mario RPG's, this game does not feature Bowser as Peache's kidnapper. Instead, Fawful is back in ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5
    The best expansion ever made.

    Super Mario Galaxy 2

    The best expansion ever made.

    Hey fellow gamespotters, the turtle is here to write a reveiw on the highly anticipated Super Mario Galaxy 2. Graphics: I didn't think it could happen, but the graphics in SMG2 are even better than in SMG. Everyth... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    If you enjoyed the Umbrella Chronicles, you'll love this.

    BioHazard: The Darkside Chronicles

    If you enjoyed the Umbrella Chronicles, you'll love this.

    Hey, gamespotters, it's me, here to write a reveiw of Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles. (REDS for short.) I hope this reveiw is helpful to you. Graphics: Very good, they are better than some xbox and PS3 game... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Quite possibly the greatest action game of all time is held back by some questionable design choices.

    Red Steel 2

    Quite possibly the greatest action game of all time is held back by some questionable design choices.

    I'm gonna admit it. I was anticipating Red Steel 2 like a kid anticipates his favorite candy bar. The game looked awesome and had some nice looking action. The final package, while slightly dissappointing, is undoubte... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5
    I gave Phantom Hourglass a 7/10.

    The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks

    I gave Phantom Hourglass a 7/10.

    I thought that Phantom Hourglass was a good and fun game that was ruined by 1 thing: The Temple of the Ocean King. Spirit Tracks fixes this and other flaws from PH, making this installment infinitley better than its pr... Read Full Review

    1 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5
    More of an expansion pack than a brand new game. But this is still Pokemon, and it's still tons of fun.

    Pocket Monsters White 2

    More of an expansion pack than a brand new game. But this is still Pokemon, and it's still tons of fun.

    Pokemon White 2 is a first for the popular Pokemon series. In previous generations, the games would typically follow a pattern of releasing the first two versions, then a "third complete" version that features all the t... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Max Payne 3 has some issues, but it's worth playing if you can overlook them. (singleplayer review only)

    Max Payne 3

    Max Payne 3 has some issues, but it's worth playing if you can overlook them. (singleplayer review only)

    Max Payne 3 tells the story of, you guessed it, Max Payne. He is an ex-cop who is now working with a man named Passos, taking on various odd jobs like guarding various rich folks. From the opening, we learn that Max is... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Dark Souls is one hell of a tough game, but not impossible. (Offline review)

    Dark Souls

    Dark Souls is one hell of a tough game, but not impossible. (Offline review)

    When was the last time a game really challenged you? When was the last time defeating a boss felt like the end all, be all triumph? When was the last time a game forced you to consider death as a tactic and not necessa... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Zero Mission is fun while it lasts... Unfortunately, it doesn't last very long.

    Metroid: Zero Mission

    Zero Mission is fun while it lasts... Unfortunately, it doesn't last very long.

    The Metroid series arguably created the 2D side scrolling action/ adventure genre, back when the original was released in 1986. It featured a wide open world, with no particular order you had to do things in, and the pl... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    4 Heroes of Light is an imperfect game, but if you love old school JRPGs, you will likely enjoy it.

    Hikari no 4 Senshi: Final Fantasy Gaiden

    4 Heroes of Light is an imperfect game, but if you love old school JRPGs, you will likely enjoy it.

    Final Fantasy: 4 Heroes of Light is a spinoff from the popular and long running Final Fantasy games. It advertises that it presents old school RPG gameplay in a storybook type world. And, despite the several flaws pres... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Darksiders 2 is a sequel that does most things right.

    Darksiders II

    Darksiders 2 is a sequel that does most things right.

    Darksiders 2 begins with a recap of necessary information about the first game. The Apocalypse happened ahead of schedule, and the Horseman War is blamed for the extinction of humanity. However, this game is a parallel... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors is a visual novel that will captivate you to the True Ending.

    Kyokugen Dasshutsu 9 Jikan 9 nin 9 no Tobira: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors

    Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors is a visual novel that will captivate you to the True Ending.

    Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors (referred to as 999 from here on out) is a visual novel game. This means that the bulk of it is reading, which may turn a lot of people off… However, the game is accessible enough to... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    Far Cry 3 is a fun open world FPS that hits all the right notes. (Single player review only)

    Far Cry 3

    Far Cry 3 is a fun open world FPS that hits all the right notes. (Single player review only)

    I recently finished playing Far Cry 3, which was one of the most well received games of 2012. Similar to my Xenoblade Chronicles review, I'm going to take a more free form approach to this review in the spirit of the ga... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5
    The second Operation Rainfall game is finally here, and it's pretty good.

    The Last Story

    The second Operation Rainfall game is finally here, and it's pretty good.

    The Last Story is the second game from something called Operation Rainfall, which was a movement to get Nintendo of America to localize three highly acclaimed RPG's on Wii. The first released in the U.S. was Xenoblade, ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Seriously, Peach should hire some body guards.

    New Super Mario Bros. Wii

    Seriously, Peach should hire some body guards.

    I'm sure you've heard alot about New Super Mario Brothers Wii and have probably read alot of reveiws. I hope that this one helps you make a descision. Story: Hahaha, I'm not gonna rate a Mario game based on the story. ... Read Full Review

    4 of 6 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Final Fantasy VI Advance is a fantastic RPG that is must play material for fans of the genre.

    Final Fantasy VI Advance

    Final Fantasy VI Advance is a fantastic RPG that is must play material for fans of the genre.

    I've never played Final Fantasy VI before I played the GBA version, so this review is based solely that. FFVI is a fairly old game (dating back to the SNES era). Does it hold up well in the modern age? Graphics: ... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful