Eragon Game Boy Advance
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  • Summary: Play as Eragon and his dragon as they set out to fulfill their destiny. Endure perilous travels, adventure and heart-pounding combat as you live the epic events of the movie. Disable and dispatch enemies with the unparalleled skills of a true Dragon Ride. Eragon's combat system features a variety of blistering attacks and defences, including a unique degradable block system. Extensive Dragon Combat - Ride Saphira and blast your enemies with bursts of fire, and call in devastating dragon attacks during melee battles. Eragon features multiplayer co-op with team attack bonuses and dragon fight/flight combo gameplay. Full cooperation from the film production team provides faithful implementation of the movie's look-and-feel. As Eragon discovers the powers hidden within him he learns to unleash magical attacks to decimate his foes. Expand
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  1. Positive: 4 out of 12
  2. Negative: 0 out of 12
  1. From the creation of potions to the combo attacks, Eragon offers a surprising amount of depth that will please any RPG fan.
  2. This is one game that was a joy to play and review even though my kids where constantly bugging me to play it themselves. I guess that shows how well liked Eragon for the GBA is for many age groups.
  3. A pure slice of RPG goodness that's worth a play through whether you've read the book or not.
  4. Eragon doesn't do much to embellish its simplistic design, but it's a surprisingly satisfying role-playing game despite its shorcomings.
  5. Eragon for the GBA is a surprise for me because it kept reminding me of RPGs from the 16-Bit era. This isn't another cookie-cutter licensed game; instead the game offers a deep, albeit flawed, gameplay experience.
  6. Eragon is an experience better read than played!
  7. There isn't anything here that I don't remember seeing several years ago. The background could have come from any of a hundred different games and the character are pretty blurry.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 1 out of 4
  1. JoshS.
    Dec 30, 2006
    10
    This game is very entertaining over and over again. It is very customizable with the characters. It is worth the time and money.
  2. RyanW.
    Dec 3, 2006
    10
    This game's alot better than some people might think. Not your typical RPG movie tie-in.
  3. Feb 16, 2013
    7
    This is not a bad game, the critics are very wrong on this one, but yet at points it can be a little frustrating, too easy, or it doesn't make any sense at all. Collapse
  4. JohnK.
    Dec 23, 2006
    0
    This game is the worst I have ever played how could they make a game about this I'm sorry for the people like me that buy it and throw their money to the trash can. Expand