GameNow's Scores

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For 446 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 56% higher than the average critic
  • 2% same as the average critic
  • 42% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 0.4 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Game review score: 73
Highest review score: 100 Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Lowest review score: 0 Shrek: Super Party
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 64 out of 446
446 game reviews
    • 88 Metascore
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    Gone are the days when bouncing off another car to make a turn was acceptable. In Thunder 2004, you can still pull crap like that, but don't be surprised if your victim stuffs you into the wall on the next lap. [Oct 2003, p.63]
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    • 93 Metascore
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    A brilliant fighting game, perhaps second only to "Soul Calibur II." [Sept 2003, p.53]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    This is the kind of game that literally makes you forget you're playing a game, leaving you barely aware of your body and just totally consumed by the action onscreen.
    • 92 Metascore
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    This is the kind of game that literally makes you forget you're playing a game, leaving you barely aware of your body and just totally consumed by the action onscreen.
    • 84 Metascore
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    Great sequel for the one and only city sim game out there. [A+; Apr 2003, p.45]
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    • 93 Metascore
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    The best looking, most fluid portrayal of football you can find. [A: Sept 2002, p.50]
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    • 94 Metascore
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    Without question, the year's best football game...again. [Oct 2003, p.61]
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    • 84 Metascore
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    A brilliantly executed first-person adventure. [Oct 2003, p.64]
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    • 92 Metascore
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    SCII is a rare thing. It has expertly designed fighting mechanics, a gorgeous graphical presentation, and a magnitude of features and play modes... The fighting still feels perfect. [Grade = A+; Sept 2003, p.48]
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    • 72 Metascore
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    From the incredible visual presentation to the frenetic action to the jaw-dropping effects and pulse-pounding music, XIII is where it's at.
    • 73 Metascore
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    Simply the coolest first-person shooter -- ever. [Dec 2003, p.58]
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    • 93 Metascore
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    This third game in the snowboarding series features a complete overhaul, dropping the whole race-circuit idea and taking a more open-ended, Grand Theft Auto–like approach to snowboard competition. [Grade = A+]
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    The writing is sharp enough to make sense of the fact that, at one point, you find yourself fighting ninjas in the middle of a tornado in Akron, Ohio. [Jan 2003, p.67]
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    • 91 Metascore
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    You won't be getting an all-new classic here, but you'll be getting a classic nonetheless. [August 2002, p.38]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    It's 2K3 or bust if you're a serious hoop head. [Dec 2002, p.70]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    When you venture online, newbie ensigns should have better survival rates, thanks to a crackdown on cheating and the new ranking system. [Dec 2003, p.60]
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    • 79 Metascore
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    Fans will appreciate the inventive dynamics and interactions that Unleashed brings to the original game. [Dec 2002, p.76]
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    • 94 Metascore
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    Even the simple removal of the two-minute timer brings an unrestrained joyous expression to my face. [Jan 2003, p.50]
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    • 85 Metascore
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    You can play this game for more than 80 hours before you find everything, and more important, you'll actually want to play it for that long. [Dec 2003, p.48]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    Speaking of realistic, the checking and board play in 2K3 is light-years beyond anything else on the market. [Jan 2003, p.54]
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    • 82 Metascore
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    The most remarkable change may be this year's Season mode, which sets a new standard for wrestling games. [Jan 2003, p.48]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    Brings together all the best bits from every other driving game of the past five years. [A+; Nov 2002, p.64]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    It's an uncomfortably tense, uncannily realistic stealth game that's arguably better than "Metal Gear Solid 2." [May 2003, p.47]
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    • 93 Metascore
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    The only possible drawback to Winning Eleven 6 is that you must be knowledgeable about real soccer to succeed. [Apr 2003, p.53]
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    • 95 Metascore
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    You simply must find a way to play it. [Jan 2003, p.44]
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    • 71 Metascore
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    One of the great things about this MMORPG is that it's just <I>massive</I>. [Grade = A+]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    The most inventive, entertaining action-platform set pieces I've ever seen in a 3D world... One of the best games of 2003. [Nov 2003, p.50]
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    • 81 Metascore
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    The game actually generates emotions: fear of the unknown, an impending sense of dread, and utter confusion due to the mind-bending plot. [Jan 2004, p.56]
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    • 83 Metascore
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    A wealth of multiplayer modes and minigame-like challenges give Murray the replay value of 10 lesser titles. [July 2003, p.58]
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    • 88 Metascore
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    It feels like a new game, so you'd better start rethinking your strategies, 'cause the old ones ain't gonna work anymore... A must for fans of "Warcraft III." [Sept 2003, p.62]
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    • 85 Metascore
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    What sets this game apart from every other is the obscene amount of tweakage you can do to your character. [Dec 2003, p.70]
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    • 82 Metascore
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    No, it's not revolutionary, but there's enough variety that it never feels monotonous or repetitive. [July 2003, p.54]
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    • 95 Metascore
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    The most well-rounded, option-rich football game in history. [A+: Sept 2002, p.51]
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    • 79 Metascore
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    Probably the funniest new feature is the obsessed fan, who will pop up if you're not paying enough attention to your other fans... One of the best expansion packs. [Aug 2003, p.39]
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    • 94 Metascore
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    Nearly impossible to put down. [Aug 2003, p.37]
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    • 90 Metascore
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    It's amazing how much this game does well on top of its near-perfect controls. [Jan 2004, p.54]
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    • 82 Metascore
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    Takes what was cool about the first installment and builds a gorgeous, challenging, and satisfying game around it. [Apr 2003, p.47]
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    • 85 Metascore
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    The graphics are first rate, and the action is intensely frenetic. Most important, ROTK turns up the LOTR authenticity full blast. [Jan 2004, p.55]
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    • 82 Metascore
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    For weeks, it's been the only game I've really wanted to play...The play experience is slow-paced, methodical and insanely tense. [Sept 2002, p.28]
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    • 86 Metascore
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    It's got some of the best visuals I've ever seen on the PS2. [Nov 2002, p.62]
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    • 85 Metascore
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    With 71 freakin' songs, you'll be playing for months. [Dec 2002, p.70]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    The game throws a seemingly endless array of activities at you - all of them fun. [Apr 2003, p.49]
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    • 68 Metascore
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    A masterpiece, plain and simple. From the opening Pearl Harbor sequence, to the rain-soaked midnight raids, to the machine-gun-mounted elephant rides, Rising Sun oozes with jaw-dropping quality at every single turn.
    • 90 Metascore
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    The ability to level up the hero and his weapons, RPG style, is a brilliant addition to the franchise's gameplay. [Dec 2003, p.51]
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    • 80 Metascore
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    The best Sims expansion and a must-have for any Sims fan. [Jan 2004, p.66]
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    • 81 Metascore
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    Even the addition of crazy new Social moves like Break Dance and Booty Tease make interactions with other Sims much more fun than they were in previous titles.
    • 92 Metascore
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    More consistently intense than any previous Metroid game. [Jan 2003, p.63]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    One of the best handheld Castlevania games ever produced. Enthralling from start to finish, it's easily on par with "Castlevania SotN" for the PSOne. [Oct 2002, p.52]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    The business, and if you even pretend to like RPGs in their purest form, you have to play it. [Oct 2003, p.51]
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    • 83 Metascore
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    Far and away the best sports title to hit the GBA. [Nov 2002, p.68]
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    • 95 Metascore
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    The puzzles are still clever, the dungeons are still brilliantly laid out, the control is spot-on, and the graphics still look sweet. [Jan 2003, p.64]
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    • 91 Metascore
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    The greatest side-scrolling platform game ever made. [Dec 2002, p.75; A+]
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    • 83 Metascore
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    Alone or with a friend, there's no better GBA puzzle game. [Apr 2003, p.43]
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    • 94 Metascore
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    Pretty much perfect... The whole thing is designed to make you want to play more. [Grade = A+; Nov 2003, p.68]
    • 91 Metascore
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    It's the closest a GBA Castlevania adventure has come to achieving "Symphony's" level of atmosphere, and it has a crazy power-up system that makes you want to keep playing and playing and playing. [June 2003, p.43]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    The games (more than 200 total) are extraordinarily simple yet extremely fun... Wario Ware is so good, I get giddy just thinking about it. [June 2003, p.46]
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    • 81 Metascore
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    Like "Wario Ware," this is a perfect handheld game. Instantly playable. [Nov 2003, p.72]
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    • 90 Metascore
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    Best GBA game I've ever played. A must-have. [Jan 2003, p.46]
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    • 90 Metascore
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    A plethora of ultrasweet unlockables. [Feb 2003, p.45]
    • 84 Metascore
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    It's nice to see an enhanced port that exceeds the original PC game in every way... A "Halo" beater? Definitely close - and definitely worth picking up. [July 2003, p.60]
    • 94 Metascore
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    The delicate balance of combat and exploration is done to perfection. [Sept 2003, p.61]
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    • 88 Metascore
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    The battles are as chaotic and dynamic as "Halo's," but they're in the air... A must-play game. [Jan 2004, p.64]
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    • 93 Metascore
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    The reason why you bought an Xbox. It's dark, it's loaded with depth, and it's absolutely gorgeous. [Jan 2003, p.56]
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    • 92 Metascore
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    The most well-rounded, option-rich football game in history. [A+: Sept 2002, p.51]
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    • 80 Metascore
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    A thoughtful, grand-scale adventure that's not afraid to test your patience. [Dec 2002, p.60]
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    • 83 Metascore
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    Voice chat makes this the best version of PSO by far. [July 2003, p.61]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    Packed with so many new features, you might not pop the disc out of your machine for months. [Jan 2003, p.55]
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    • 90 Metascore
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    Hands-down the best racing game yet to hit Xbox. [Jan 2004, p.62]
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    • 80 Metascore
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    Astonishing. [Feb 2003, p.48]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    Addictive, graphically polished, and full of unlockables, NBA Street Vol. 2 is a surefire hit. [May 2003, p.51]
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    • 83 Metascore
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    Everything a good sports title should be. We'd love to see online play in 2005, but this is a true diamond. [May 2003, p.51]
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    • 92 Metascore
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    This is the kind of game that literally makes you forget you're playing a game, leaving you barely aware of your body and just totally consumed by the action onscreen.
    • 92 Metascore
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    This third game in the snowboarding series features a complete overhaul, dropping the whole race-circuit idea and taking a more open-ended, Grand Theft Auto&#150;like approach to snowboard competition.
    • 81 Metascore
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    Even the addition of crazy new Social moves like Break Dance and Booty Tease make interactions with other Sims much more fun than they were in previous titles.
    • 78 Metascore
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    To my shock, Nightfire is every bit as good as "Goldeneye." [Dec 2002, p.56]
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    • 65 Metascore
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    A masterpiece, plain and simple. From the opening Pearl Harbor sequence, to the rain-soaked midnight raids, to the machine-gun-mounted elephant rides, Rising Sun oozes with jaw-dropping quality at every single turn.
    • 92 Metascore
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    SCII is a rare thing. It has expertly designed fighting mechanics, a gorgeous graphical presentation, and a magnitude of features and play modes... The fighting still feels perfect. [Grade = A+ ; Sept 2003, p.48]
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    • 97 Metascore
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    It doesn't matter if you've never played a Metroid game before - Prime will kick your ass and unrelentingly own you. [A+; Jan 2003, p.62]
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    • 96 Metascore
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    The most exciting action-adventure title available on any current system... A masterpiece. [A+; Apr 2003, p.41]
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    • 82 Metascore
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    Plays like a direct descendant of "Ocarina of Time;" it's a fun, fast-paced adventure, packed to the brim with interesting puzzles and exciting action sequences. [Nov 2002, p.46]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    An insanely well-made kart game with tight controls, great tracks, and some sweet multiplayer action...quite possibly GameCube's best game this holiday season. [Grade = A+; Dec 2003, p.72]
    • 92 Metascore
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    If you don't enjoy Mario Sunshine, your GameCube should be taken away. [Oct 2002, p.70 - A+]
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    • 91 Metascore
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    Simply said: This remake is a horror masterpiece. [June 2002, p.61]
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    • 84 Metascore
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    The Skies experience is bright, poppy, and exciting. [Feb 2003, p.50]
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    • 92 Metascore
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    The best looking, most fluid portrayal of football you can find. [A: Sept 2002, p.50]
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    • 92 Metascore
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    The most well-rounded, option-rich football game in history. [A+: Sept 2002, p.51]
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    • 81 Metascore
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    License aside, this is the best golf title I've ever played. If you dig the sport and don't have a GameCube, it's time to buy one. [Oct 2003, p.48]
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    • 73 Metascore
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    The game is darn near perfect but BAM!...AH! All right, already! There's nothing to complain about here. XIII is a blast to play...even if it's so cool, it will kick your butt.
    • 89 Metascore
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    I couldn't stop playing F-Zero GX. It's refreshing to see a racing game ditching the sim elements that seem to be a prerequisite nowadays in favor of more arcadey gameplay. [Oct 2003, p.46]
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    • 87 Metascore
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    One of the best multi-player experiences on this, or any other, system. [Oct 2002, p.36]
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    • 89 Metascore
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    Everything about it is totally right: The A.I. is brilliant, the graphics are hot, and the game modes are fresh and original. [June 2003, p.40]
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    • 93 Metascore
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    The graphical style is truly innovative, something I haven't been able to say about a game in a long time - it truly looks like a manga come to life. [Oct 2003, p.47]
    • 89 Metascore
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    Cooler still, you can fire a weapon called a sticky bomb that plants itself on a wall and detonates when you hit your GBA's A button. [June 2003, p.42]
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    • 68 Metascore
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    A masterpiece, plain and simple. From the opening Pearl Harbor sequence, to the rain-soaked midnight raids, to the machine-gun-mounted elephant rides, Rising Sun oozes with jaw-dropping quality at every single turn.
    • 92 Metascore
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    The variety this setup offers is unprecedented. [August 2002, p.50]
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    • 85 Metascore
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    Ikaruga owns you. It's hard as heck, but it's also a pleasure to play and watch. Don't wuss out; play it. [May 2003, p.41]
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    • 92 Metascore
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    This third game in the snowboarding series features a complete overhaul, dropping the whole race-circuit idea and taking a more open-ended, Grand Theft Auto&#150;like approach to snowboard competition.
    • 78 Metascore
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    We never would have thought that adding some multiplayer functions to a 23-year-old arcade game would result in one of the most fun and addictive games out there, but Pac-Man Vs. is just that.
    • 92 Metascore
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    This is the kind of game that literally makes you forget you're playing a game, leaving you barely aware of your body and just totally consumed by the action onscreen.
    • 93 Metascore
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    SCII is a rare thing. It has expertly designed fighting mechanics, a gorgeous graphical presentation, and a magnitude of features and play modes... The fighting still feels perfect. [Grade = A+ ; Sept 2003, p.48]
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    • 81 Metascore
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    Even the addition of crazy new Social moves like Break Dance and Booty Tease make interactions with other Sims much more fun than they were in previous titles. [Jan 2003, p.48]
    • 90 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    You won't find a smoother hockey game. [Oct 2003, p.61]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    It's an interactive nightmare, complete with off-kilter logic and unnerving imagery, both of which are bound to stay with you for weeks. [Sept 2003, p.52]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    The technical courses can get devilishly demanding. [Sept 2003, p.53]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    You're really going to have to learn which units to use, when to use them, and how to use them effectively. [Nov 2003, p.64]
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    • 91 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Despite its brevity and lack of good multiplayer, though, Call of Duty is easily one of the most fun shooters I've played all year. [Jan 2004, p.66]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    A cool, easy-to-play space sim that lets you do whatever you want. [May 2003, p.44]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Imagine that Rainbow Six is "Splinter Cell" injected full of steroids...you get the same stealthy action, but it's pumped up on reality. [June 2003, p.57]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Expect some of the coolest levels out there, a slew of amazing characters, and something lacking from many games today: a sense of humor.
    • 86 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    The graphic detail of the levels is astounding, the sounds all have the "oomph" and there's enough variety in the game types to keep you busy. [Dec 2002, p.78]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Sure, you won't be spending "Final Fantasy X"-calibur time with it, but it's a good way to kill a dozen or so hours. [Sept 2002, p.30]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Few hack-n-slash games feature the depth, strategy, and thrill of Dynasty 4. [May 2003, p.48]
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    • 80 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    It provides really, really good wrestling gameplay without the soul-rotting WWE crap. [Apr 2003, p.48]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    A stellar translation. [Feb 2003, p.40]
    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Bottom line: if you like to have fun, play Rygar. [Jan 2003, p.54]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    If you're into epic insanity, giant robots, and turn-based combat, you'll love it. [Mar 2003, p.48]
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    • 73 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    A bloody, intense game that almost perfectly captures all of the excitement of the world's premiere fighting sport. [Mar 2003, p.49]
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    • 80 Metascore
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    Truly revolutionary...We wish Kri was longer, but it's great while it lasts. [August 2002, p.36]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    In general, Generals is "Command & Conquer," just a lot more of it. [Apr 2003, p.45]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    If you've never played this series before, Fusion will have you searching the bargain bins for the original PSone titles. [June 2002, p.62]
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    • 85 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    This is the kind of game you'll play obsessively until you get to the end credits - and then you'll play it again to find all the godies you missed on the first go. [Oct 2002, p.46]
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    • 78 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    I actually dig this game. It's so good, I can even deal with the cutesy characters. [Oct 2003, p.60]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    From beginning to end, these games ooze style. [Dec 2003, p.54]
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    • 82 Metascore
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    Laugh-out-loud comic quips ("I blame society!" Homer yells when he runs someone over) and endless sight gags round out this very pretty&#151;and ever-so-animated&#151;picture.
    • 76 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    The bulk of the included 24 games are still highly addictive and hecka fun to play - especially multiplayer. [Jan 2004, p.59]
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    • 84 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    A fantastic party game. [June 2002, p.66]
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    • 88 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    The game continues to surprise you by tossing curveballs like siege weapons, random weather effects, and time-sensitive goals into the mix. [Dec 2003, p.75]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Slightly busted control aside, this is an exceptional port. [Nov 2002, p.74]
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    • 79 Metascore
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    One of the finest games in the genre. [Jan 2003, p.65]
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    • 83 Metascore
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    This cart isn't about depth, it's all about flash and energy, and I mean that in a good way. [May 2003, p.40]
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    • 77 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    If you can get past the fact that you've played this twice before, you'll love it. [June 2003, p.45]
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    • 70 Metascore
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    All four games in this collection are almost arcade perfect and run supersmoothly. [May 2003, p.40]
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    • 89 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Definitely one of the meatiest handheld games out there, and if you let it, it'll absorb you as intensely as some of its larger siblings. [July 2003, p.51]
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    • 77 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Everything looks fabulous and the pinball physics are dead-on, but the difficulty could've used a bit more tweaking. [July 2003, p.50]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Looks remarkably similar to the 32-bit "Mega Man 8," which will make you wonder why all handheld games don't look this good. [Mar 2003, p.54]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    If you like your games with a crazy twist, then you'll totally get into this one. [Oct 2003, p.52]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Just what I want to see happen to the Mega Man series - classic gameplay with extra enhancements for more depth, Zero 2 is a fantastic step in the right direction. [Nov 2003, p.70]
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    • 74 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Transforming robots, stylish graphics and a huge variety of missions make up for the occasional bump in the road. [Nov 2002, p.72]
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    • 83 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    You get a gaming experience out of Steel Battalion that you just can't get from any other game. [Jan 2003, p.57]
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    • 86 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Has more technique than almost any other racing game before it. [Aug 2003, p.33]
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    • 87 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    This baby runs like a dream over the Xbox's cable modem. [July 2003, p.61]
    • 81 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Newbies may be shocked at the strategy and planning this game requires, but they'll most likely enjoy the quick learning curve, thanks to Ghost's user-friendly interface. [Sept 2003, p.60]
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    • 82 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Online play is fresh and funky, but the songs sound like the same old beat. [Jan 2004, p.64]
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    • 81 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    While hardly original, Hit & Run offers lots in the way of solid gameplay, excellent controls, and pure unadulterated fun. [Oct 2003, p.57]
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    • 79 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Expect some of the coolest levels out there, a slew of amazing characters, and something lacking from many games today: a sense of humor.
    • 87 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    It looks plain on the surface, but once you've established yourself in your new town, you won't be able to put the controller down. Not for everyone, but very good. [Oct 2002, p.38]
    • GameNow
    • 75 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Sonic fans owe it to themselves to pick this up. [Dec 2002, p.72]
    • GameNow
    • 79 Metascore
    • 91 Critic Score
    Expect some of the coolest levels out there, a slew of amazing characters, and something lacking from many games today: a sense of humor.