Metascore
63

Mixed or average reviews - based on 8 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 8
  2. Negative: 0 out of 8
  1. Overall, Monsters vs. Aliens is a solid videogame adaptation from the movie. The combination of standard action-platforming, more traditional puzzle-based platforming and on-rails races that you’ll experience with the different characters provides just enough variety and challenge for the game’s target market. If your child is a fan of the movie, you’ll want to pick up the game.
  2. Despite it simplicity it's a well made action game that provides lots of fun not just for kids and not just thanks to the movie characters. The two player mode is also a definite plus. [May 2009]
  3. Monsters vs. Aliens is a good game for younger gamers, older and more experienced players however will get bored rather quickly.
  4. It’s simple, but nonetheless a motivating game with lots of mini challenges and variety. It’s probably more suited for younger fans of the movie.
  5. If you take a closer look, this title is an accumulation of mini games. If you haven´t enjoyed or seen the film, this game won’t offer much fun.
  6. A couple of fresh ideas and living environments makes this matter slightly above average. Do not expect a long lasting experience, just short term fun. [Apr 2009]
  7. No matter how much you loved the movie, think twice before picking up the game. Monsters vs. Aliens gets dull very quickly, and it won’t last you more than a few hours.
  8. 50
    Monsters vs. Aliens' biggest issue is just that it's so damned repetitive. What could have been entertaining in smaller doses instead drags on far too long, is recycled into tedium and ends up relegating the experience to the same bargain bin as just about every other licensed game.
User Score
5.3

Mixed or average reviews- based on 4 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 1 out of 2
  1. alisonf
    Dec 25, 2009
    8
    i love the movie it was so awesome!!! its so funny!! but its more of a kids movie, i watched it with my dad and my little sister. my dad fell i love the movie it was so awesome!!! its so funny!! but its more of a kids movie, i watched it with my dad and my little sister. my dad fell asleep and but my sister really loved it... Full Review »
  2. BeatrizP
    Sep 19, 2009
    4
    I found the very flat movie, the end was great of waiting. It had great part that might be made graceful, and it was not. It was lacking I found the very flat movie, the end was great of waiting. It had great part that might be made graceful, and it was not. It was lacking characters, who might have appeared. very flat. Full Review »