Generally favorable reviews - based on 67 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 54 out of 67
  2. Negative: 2 out of 67
  1. 40
    The dialogue frequently doesn’t make sense, then, and the plot often makes even less.
  2. If the words "the death of Aeris" don't bring a tear to your eye, then dropping $40 on Crisis Core certainly will.
User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 335 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 96 out of 113
  2. Negative: 8 out of 113
  1. Dec 25, 2013
    Fighting system is very addictive. Amazing soundtrack with brilliant guitar pieces. Story provides some good sections but mostly it's unfocused and questionable. Full Review »
  2. Aug 7, 2013
    best psp game hands down from graphics to gambling system to shinra misions that were appealing for that game beacuse zack is from soldier 9 out of 10 Full Review »
  3. Jan 20, 2012
    I like Zack Fair. It has great graphics and gameplay. Controls are very smooth. I often laugh about Zack's crushes in the game. Aerith and Tifa were so young and beautiful back then. Full Review »