Cheat Code Central's Scores

  • Games
For 6,083 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 63% higher than the average critic
  • 4% same as the average critic
  • 33% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 2 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 71
Highest review score: 100 Jade Empire
Lowest review score: 0 High Rollers Casino
Score distribution:
6,083 game reviews
    • 69 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    I can only recommend this title to Guitar Hero enthusiasts that feel the band side of their collection is sorely missing the tracks included with this release. Everyone else out there could just as easily hold out for Guitar Hero 5, or wait for Smash Hits to hit the bargain bin or used section of their favorite game store.
    • 58 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    The game sticks too close to its inspiration at times, but it still offers a meaty campaign loaded with non-stop action. If you enjoy Gears, you will enjoy this.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    This title certainly maintains the status quo, but the more challenging tracks will be appealing to longtime fans.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Water Warfare is, in most respects, FPS 101. That said, it’s a great way to satisfy young Wii gamers looking for a decent online shooter, and at 800 Wii Points, it’s a pretty fat package.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Younger kids that love the Incredibles but aren't exactly skilled gamers are going to have the best time with this game.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Sure, the title is only five bucks, but there is absolutely nothing new here besides the ability to continue from your last stage, which is something no self-respecting Galaga player will ever use.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    The in-game graphics aren't amazing but they are very good, almost comparable to the movie but certainly not as good.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    A fun title that should please many gamers. The game is not devoid of its fair share of problems though. Most prominent are the boring load times, constant frame rate issues, and somewhat challenging controls.
    • 64 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    The game's major emphasis on telling a complete and engaging story saves what might have otherwise been a let down in terms of actual gameplay. The interactive elements are simple and, though they might not cut it with gaming veterans, should be just fine for most players looking for a good storytelling experience.
    • 64 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    On the whole, Ghostbusters is an impressive production most fans should eat up. We had a fun time with the game, though we were also left with serious reservations due to glitching that might cause less-experienced gamers to hang up their proton packs well before the journey ends.
    • 55 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    It's short - really short - about four hours in total the first time around. Unlockables and achievements, as well as additional modes, add to the package in a meaningful way, but the gameplay, ultimately, isn't that diverse.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    My World My Way is definitely not going to win any awards for being complex or deep. However, this title has earned a special place in my heart because of its tongue-in-cheek story and fun, simplistic gameplay.
    • 62 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    If you pair that up with the weak gameplay and the obvious graphics and controls downgrade, you will realize this PS2 port just can't be compared to its Ratchet & Clank PS2 predecessors or the stellar PS3 game, Tools of Destruction.
    • 58 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    There are, of course, issues with the title, but they are so small that it won’t matter to the player it is designed for. Heck, even those that are an older audience will have a hard time faulting the game, for its presentation and scope of gameplay are quite nice.
    • 62 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Chronicles of Mystery may be lacking in the excitement and action departments, but it’s and otherwise well-constructed adventure.
    • 49 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    The wacky gameplay, broken tackles, and cheating computer may get the best of you. On the other hand, those of you that are arcade buffs or are particularly good at sports games should love it.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Tekken Hybrid costs forty dollars, which is a reasonable price considering you're getting a full game, a full movie, and a demo for Tekken Tag Tournament 2. If you're a Tekken fan, this is probably worth checking out. If not, there's a small chance Tekken Prologue might convert you.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    If you are limited to just one console, or you plan on playing with youngsters, FIFA Soccer 10 for Wii is a quality game that does just enough to satisfy the majority of players' soccer lust.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    It may not be the best simulation ever or even in the series itself, but it makes for a rather lengthy adventure with plenty of charm.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Don't get me wrong. New Super Mario Bros. 2 is a good game. It just doesn't seem infused with quite the right mix of Mario magic to make it a great game.
    • 62 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    In Wanted: Weapons of Fate, Grin has created a definite step forward for the "cover shooter" genre. It features a fast-paced campaign that we had a blast playing. Again, we suspect a rental will give most players all the value they'll get from this game, but all fans of third-person shooters should at least give it a shot.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Drakensang: The Dark Eye is a rare breed these days. It's not a hardcore RPG, but it still offers a lot of complexity. The beauty of the game is the way in which the developers tailored the gameplay to include newbies without dumbing-down the genre. Don't miss a chance to play a game marinated in the classic RPG tradition.
    • 58 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    A fascinating romp through a section of Disney history that everyone young and old can enjoy.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Casual Mode is a godsend for anybody who wants to have a good time exploring the labyrinths without having to grind too much, and the game's many strong points have elevated Etrian Odyssey to the best dungeon crawling series around.
    • 63 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Undead Knights' frustrating control moments and sometimes dull design elements don't completely outweigh its violent charm. The gruesome, dark premise is slick and the underlying gameplay is definitely enjoyable in short bursts.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Yet another solid entry in a series that has been helping people embarrass themselves completely for quite some time now.
    • 64 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    The gameplay is not the best of the best, but the creativity and wit that has been put into it does it all.
    • tbd Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    It's a nice little diversion, one that adds a decent twist to an old classic arcade game. Sometimes being a reasonable time-waster is all that a game needs to accomplish.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Whatever its flaws, this game does a decent enough job of walking the line between sticking to the formula and mixing things up.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 74 Critic Score
    Men of War: Vietnam is made for a niche audience: hardcore RTS fans who are looking for a great campaign. Given that limitation, the game is exceedingly well-executed, offering players a total of ten long, interesting, and challenging missions.