Spyro: A Hero's Tail GameCube

Metascore
62

Mixed or average reviews - based on 13 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 13
  2. Negative: 2 out of 13
Buy On
  1. 40
    Even the bosses are cliché. They're all pattern-based, take three hits to defeat, and are unlikely to pose a challenge for anyone but the younger set who will find some of the platform action too hard.
  2. 40
    We grew bored of the sheer repetitiveness of the game play, and not even Spyro's smart-ass remarks could keep us amused. Just talk to the hand, Spyro. Snap!

Awards & Rankings

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#58 Most Discussed GameCube Game of 2004
User Score
8.3

Generally favorable reviews- based on 10 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Jul 22, 2016
    8
    VU finally makes a some what decent spyro game that makes almost every spyro fan happy. Sure it is still flawed but it is better than theirVU finally makes a some what decent spyro game that makes almost every spyro fan happy. Sure it is still flawed but it is better than their past games. Full Review »
  2. BryanB.
    Mar 17, 2005
    10
    Very fun and challenging game......if only Spyro were real ahhh...