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Dead Reefs
by DreamCatcher

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A great story can’t rescue this game from the clutches of the interface

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Game Name Sorted Ascending Platform Date Reviewed Review Rating Avg. Rating
R-Type Final
R-Type Final combines the spirit of the old arcade game with terrific graphics for the next generation of gaming systems
PS2 02/04/2004 8.1 7.9
R.C. Cars
While the game does stumble here and there, RC Cars is still a pretty fun racing game.
PC 01/14/2004 7.5 6.8
R.O.S.E. Online
R.O.S.E. Online is clever and cute, and is a gentler type of MMO
PC 12/20/2005 8.2 7.5
R: Racing Evolution
The latest Namco racer burns rubber on the PS2.
PS2 12/22/2003 6.5 6.6
Race Driver 2006
Simply put, Race Car Driver 2006 is a racing fan’s dream come true and one of the deepest portable racing titles available thus far
PSP 06/16/2006 8.7 8.3
Radiata Stories
Radiata Stories is a little simplistic and slow paced, but is a nice adventure
PS2 09/02/2005 7.3 7.5
Raging Tiger: The Second Korean War
Raging Tiger is a RTS with seemingly limit-less possibilities for tactical combat planning.
PC 09/23/2004 7.5 5.8
Railroad Pioneer
Railroad Pioneer is an entertaining train simulation game that should please those who have already conquered the “Tycoon.”
PC 02/17/2004 7.8 7.8
Railroad Tycoon 3
Railroad Tycoon 3 is an entertaining simulator that will have you coming back for more.
PC 11/03/2003 8.4 8.0
Railroad Tycoon II: Platinum
Railroad Tycoon II: Platinum Edition is a train enthusiast's dream come true
PC 10/08/2001 8.0 8.8
Rainbow Islands Revolution
Fans of Yoshi’s Touch & Go will find Rainbow Islands Revolution to be a worthy title in the vein of that game. The rest of us are left with an island that’s a little too monotonous to hold our interest
NDS 10/09/2006 5.0 5.5
Rallisport Challenge
Strap in, hit the ignition, slam first gear, wipe the mud from you eyes, and hang on! Rallisport Challenge takes the Rally Racing Games to the next level and you along with it!
PC 11/04/2002 8.0 8.3
Rallisport Challenge
Rallisport Challenge is a game worth praising.
XB 03/13/2002 9.1 8.8
Rallisport Challenge 2
“2” good for words.
XB 05/28/2004 9.0 8.9
Rally Fusion: Race of Champions
Far from the perfect rally racing title, Rally Fusion does not disappoint those games looking for a racing game with lots to do. 
XB 12/12/2002 8.0 6.6
Rally Fusion: Race of Champions
Rally Fusion is an average rally game, but oddly enough still worth the purchase price.
PS2 12/21/2002 7.4 6.7
Rampage: Total Destruction
Destruction is all in a day’s work.
WII 12/14/2006 5.9 4.5
Rapala Pro Fishing
Hunting season is upon us, but the hard-core anglers still need to get their fishin' fix. Does Activision's newest offering offer the right bait to get you out in the water?
XB 10/17/2004 7.0 6.5
The complete opposite of the console versions. Bad controls, repetitive objectives, zero variety
GBA 07/03/2007 5.0 6.0
Using the film’s driving point as its foundation for inspiration, Ratatouille is tons of fun
MB 06/18/2007 7.7 7.6
Contains the ingredients for action/adventure success: great worlds, great controls, good music, cool bonuses, and a fair amount of replay value
PS2 07/03/2007 7.4 6.7
Can a rat become a fine chef?
WII 07/02/2007 7.1 6.3
A movie tie in game that actually provides some entertainment.
GC 07/26/2007 6.1 5.7
Ratatouille is a decent platform game based on a movie
NDS 07/03/2007 6.5 6.5
Ratatouille for the PSP lacks the charm of the film or the enjoyable action of the console version and gives us a platformer that might look appetizing but is far from it
PSP 07/05/2007 6.2 5.6
Pixar has done it again with another fantastic animated film.  The video game adaptation isn’t anywhere near the level of genius the movie conveys
360 07/09/2007 6.6 5.5
Ratchet & Clank
Ratchet & Clank is gorgeous, enormous and fun.
PS2 11/12/2002 9.0 8.6
Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando
My copy of the game came with a free pair of boxer shorts!  Get it?  Going Commando, right?  It’s funny, trust me.
PS2 11/21/2003 9.4 9.1
Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters
Ratchet & Clank goes portable in this fine entry to the series.
PSP 02/12/2007 9.0 8.7
Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal
It’s not perfect, it doesn’t revolutionize the platforming genre, nor does it cook your toast.  But it is a really fun game.
PS2 11/22/2004 8.7 9.1
Ratchet: Deadlocked
In the end Ratchet: Deadlocked reminds us why the series remains to be the best platform game on the PS2. 
PS2 10/28/2005 8.8 8.5
Rave Master
Battle for the Rave!
GC 03/18/2005 8.0 6.0
Rave Master: Special Attack Force
Rave Master fans will find a lot to like about this fighting game that offers all the things we like in a brawler
GBA 03/22/2005 7.5 5.8
Raw Danger
In the end, Raw Danger is an emotional roller coaster of a game that places you in a disaster movie experience that’s very unforgettable despite its few flaws
PS2 07/02/2007 7.5 6.2
Rayman 3
Despite having a lot of flaws, Rayman 3 managed to keep me glued to my Game Boy Advance.
GBA 03/27/2003 7.5 8.1
Rayman 3
The limbless one goes mobile on the N-Gage!
NG 12/09/2003 8.4 8.1
Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc
Rayman 3 has some inconsistencies, but the arcade-style game does sport a lush, rich look
PC 04/10/2003 8.0 7.3
Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc
The Limbless one returns!!
PS2 03/31/2003 8.5 7.7
Rayman Raving Rabbids
Whether you’re waving your hands feverishly, shooting plungers precisely, or racing warthogs intensely, this game doesn’t quit
WII 01/09/2007 8.4 8.0
Raze's Hell
Raze’s Hell has some interesting concepts, but loses much in the execution.
XB 04/25/2005 7.5 7.5
Real Pool 2
"The action on the pool table of Real Pool 2 runs fast and furious...if you take too long, your turn is passed over..." 
PC 03/11/2002 7.0 5.2
Rebel Raiders - Operation Nighthawk
Same old idea, new low price
PS2 03/27/2006 6.3 5.6
Rebel Trucker: Cajun Blood Money
Rebel Truckers: Cajun Blood Money tries to do too much and ends up being overweight at the gaming scales
PC 12/08/2003 7.0 4.4
Rebels: Prison Escape
"Preparing to stage a coup for a rebel movement while spending life in prison, now that's dedication!"
PC 09/10/2003 7.0 5.3
Rebelstar Tactical Command
Turn-based tactical combat give Rebelstar Tactical Command a solid boost
GBA 10/20/2005 8.0 7.9
Rebirth of Honor
An interesting what would happen if Hitler was not in power scenerio expansion for IL-2 Sturmovik
PC 05/03/2005 7.5 7.5
Red Dead Revolver
There’s just too much to like about Red Dead Revolver even though it isn’t the most perfect action game. 
PS2 05/11/2004 7.2 6.8
Red Dead Revolver
Well, gunslingers, Red Dead Revolver isn’t perfect but it’s one of the most entertaining action games set in the Wild West this year. 
XB 05/11/2004 7.5 7.3
Red Faction
NG 12/28/2003 6.5 5.8
Red Faction II
“All in all, Red Faction II is a terrific action game that improves and expands on its predecessor.”
PS2 10/27/2002 9.0 8.5
Red Faction II
THQ brings out the sequel to it’s top selling Red Faction game, but it falls short on what it could have been.
PC 05/05/2003 6.5 6.0
Red Faction II
Revenge is sweet!
GC 04/24/2003 8.6 8.3
Red Faction II
Red Faction II thrusts you deep into the people’s revolution and has you enjoying ever bullet-filled minute of it. 
XB 04/14/2003 8.5 8.1
Red Ninja: End of Honor
Red Ninja is a little rough around the edges, but does add some innovative new concepts to the ninja/stealth genre
XB 03/22/2005 7.0 4.4
Red Ninja: End of Honor
Red Ninja: End of Honor could have been a much darker and stronger game, but as it is, the title is merely ordinary
PS2 03/22/2005 6.9 4.2
Red Steel
Those who love to shoot will have no shortage of targets in Red Steel.
WII 11/27/2006 7.9 5.7
RedCard 20-03
RedCard 20-03 takes the sport of soccer into a whole new dimension and is arcade-styled sports action at its most fun. 
XB 07/31/2002 7.6 6.7
RedCard 20-03
RedCard 20-03 may lack the finesse of other soccer games, but it doesn’t lack in excitement
GC 07/22/2002 7.8 7.5
RedCard 20-03
Midway has added another arcade sports title to their current list of games like NFL Blitz and NHL Hitz, but with some new things which make it a little different from the rest … in a good way.
PS2 05/02/2002 8.8 7.2
Redline: Xtreme Air Racing 2
Why drive in a race when you can fly in one?
PC 11/19/2003 7.8 6.6
Reel Deal Card Games
It’s Cards and a Movie, folks!
PC 03/05/2007 7.5 7.5
Reel Deal Casino High Roller
My house has become the neighborhood hotspot!
PC 09/18/2006 8.0 8.0
Reel Deal Slots Bonus Mania
All the fun of Vegas slots without the risk of losing your shirt
PC 01/06/2006 8.3 8.3
Reel Deal Slots Mystic Forest
Phantom is back with another quality slots title
PC 09/14/2006 7.4 7.4
Reel Deal Vegas Casino Experience
If ever there was a title that made you want to go to Las Vegas, this is it
PC 01/10/2006 8.6 8.0
Reign of Fire
Reign of Fire starts out like a raging inferno but quickly extinguishes itself rather quickly with its repetitiveness and dreadful controls.  
XB 12/08/2002 5.8 6.0
Reign of Fire
Fight fire with fire, or fight humans with dragons, it’s up to you.
GBA 11/25/2002 7.1 5.8
Reign of Fire
Reign of Fire provides some chaotic, confusing and frustrating action for the GameCube.
GC 12/08/2002 6.3 6.9
Reign of Fire
Reign of Fire borrows the movie title and some concepts, but is basically a fast-paced shooter game – albeit a well-designed one
PS2 10/29/2002 8.1 5.9
Rengoku 2: The Stairway to H.E.A.V.E.N.
The problem is that while most sequels improve what went wrong the first time, Rengoku II seems to replicate every single flaw from the original
PSP 09/25/2006 5.5 5.5
Rengoku: The Tower of Purgatory
Yet another potentially great action game hindered by boring level design
PSP 05/03/2005 6.8 4.9
Republic: The Revolution
"You’ll be leading a coup before you can say “Communism”
PC 10/03/2003 6.8 6.5
Requiem of Hell
While not without a few flaws, Requiem of Hell is a pretty decent Diablo-inspired action RPG.
NG 12/17/2004 8.0 6.8
Reservoir Dogs
Reservoir Dogs is a mediocre movie-to-game translation at best
XB 11/14/2006 6.5 5.2
Resident Evil
Resident Evil has retained its classic PSone gameplay while incorporating an abundance of new features.
GC 04/30/2002 9.4 9.1
Resident Evil 4
Resident Evil 4 Wii Edition proves that great games can still be great regardless of the platform or changes in the controls
WII 07/06/2007 9.0 9.2
Resident Evil 4
Goodbye Raccoon City. Hello hellacious new world.
PS2 10/31/2005 9.5 9.4
Resident Evil 4
Ingenious reinvention, exceptional execution.
GC 01/17/2005 9.7 9.6
Resident Evil 4
A direct port from the PS2… too bad my computer doesn’t have PS2 controller ports on it
PC 06/08/2007 6.9 7.7
Resident Evil Dead Aim
The Gun Survivor series gets better with each sequel, but it’s not quite there yet.
PS2 06/30/2003 7.5 6.4
Resident Evil Outbreak
It's about darn time...
PS2 04/20/2004 8.3 7.4
Resident Evil Outbreak File #2
The latest in the Resident Evil Outbreak series turns out to be …well … frighteningly bad
PS2 05/10/2005 7.2 5.8
Resident Evil Zero
Resident Evil Zero kicks the series up a notch by adding a number of new features. 
GC 12/01/2002 9.3 8.1
Resident Evil: Deadly Silence
It’s more than just another challenging and exciting game – this is Resident Evil.
NDS 02/15/2006 8.1 6.7
Resident Evil: The Missions
Capcom manages to pack a huge, compelling game that does justice to the RE franchise into a mobile phone.
MB 03/29/2006 8.5 8.5
Resistance: Fall of Man
Resistance: Fall of Man has great weapons, great action and great physics all rolled up into a stellar launch title
PS3 11/13/2006 9.5 8.8
Restricted Area
Restricted Area has the guts to imitate some more popular titles, but just doesn't have the brains to make it work fully
PC 06/29/2005 6.1 5.2
Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Operation Resurrection
Finally Wolfenstein fans have a decent port to play on the PS2, even if it may not last forever.
PS2 06/20/2003 7.4 6.3
Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Tides of War
Fall in, soldiers, Return to Castle Wolfenstein is first-person shooter heaven for Xbox owners. 
XB 07/17/2003 9.2 8.4
Return to Mysterious Island
A girl, an island, and her monkey friday.
PC 11/23/2004 7.3 7.8
RF Online
RF Online is a grind with some interesting ideas
PC 04/12/2006 6.8 7.1
Myst-erious ambiguity
PC 07/30/2003 6.5 6.6
A game chock full of interesting conundrums for hours of puzzling fun
PC 12/19/2005 7.5 7.7
Ricochet Xtreme
Ricochet takes an old classic and gives it a fresh face with addictive game play
PC 01/21/2002 7.9 7.9
Ridge Racer
Get ready for the ride of your (portable) life with Ridge Racer
PSP 04/06/2005 8.6 8.8
Ridge Racer 6
Ridge Racer 6 for the Xbox 360 won’t knock your socks off but if you’re a fan of racing games its stylish racing action will not fail to hook you from the starting line
360 12/02/2005 8.0 7.2
Ridge Racer 7
Ridge Racer 7 doesn't make the most of PS3's engine, but it's got enough horsepower under the hood to earn a permanent place in your game collection
PS3 11/27/2006 8.5 7.8
Riot Police
Rioting won't get your money back.
PC 03/13/2004 5.9 5.7
Rise & Fall: Civilizations at War
Cleopatra, comin’ atcha!  Wise words spoken from the pop band in the late 90’s - too bad I wasn’t forewarned with Rise & Fall’s dismal attempt at reinventing the RTS genre
PC 06/29/2006 5.7 6.4
Rise of Nations
Innovation in an RTS game, its about time!
PC 05/12/2003 9.5 8.6
Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends
Rising to the challenge once again will prove to be tough
PC 05/15/2006 9.1 7.7
Rise of Nations: Thrones and Patriots
The time for war has now approached….
PC 04/27/2004 9.1 8.9
Rise of the Kasai
Rise of the Kasai offers a lush and intriguing story with solid combat elements, but stumbles in terms of enemy AI
PS2 04/01/2005 8.3 7.0
Risk II
...wholesome family entertainment, guaranteed to occupy many hours and produce a lot of fun.
PC 04/09/2000 8.5 8.1
Riviera: The Promised Land
Riviera: The Promised Land delights with the graphics and presents a solid, although linear, story-driven RPG
GBA 07/14/2005 8.0 7.5
Road Trip: Arcade Edition
Like an alarm clock in reverse, Road Trip is the game you play when you want to go to sleep.
GC 05/17/2004 5.0 5.0
Road Trip: Arcade Edition
Road Trip is an enjoyable journey that will leave younger kids thirsting to get their driver’s licenses. 
PS2 11/20/2002 7.5 6.5
For those looking for mindless violence, Roadkill delivers; otherwise, there's nothing new here.
XB 11/05/2003 6.5 6.7
Roadkill doesn’t quite live up to the standards it sets for itself.
PS2 10/27/2003 7.8 7.0
Robin Hood - The Legend of Sherwood
Tactical combat comes alive in an historic time with Robin Hood – The Legend of Sherwood
PC 11/11/2002 8.5 7.7
Robin Hood: Defender of the Crown
Steal from the rich, give to the poor, and help take back England … are you up for it?
PS2 10/06/2003 6.5 5.7
RoboBlitz packs an impressive technical package into a downloadable game, but the puzzle-action gameplay leaves a bit to be desired.
360 01/18/2007 7.5 7.1
RoboBlitz is visually impressive and an enjoyable, though short, gaming experience
PC 01/08/2007 8.3 8.0
RoboForge presents terrific graphics in a solid online gaming atmosphere
PC 09/07/2001 8.0 7.4
Robot Alchemic Drive (RAD)
Controlling your own 130-foot mech is fun!
PS2 11/25/2002 8.5 7.9
Robotech Invasion
Can you be saved from this invasion?
XB 10/17/2004 7.2 6.2
Robotech: Battlecry
Fans of the Robotech series should be highly impressed. Others … well maybe, maybe not.
XB 10/15/2002 8.3 7.6
Rock Manager
Dealing with whining wannabe celebrities was has never been so much fun. 
PC 07/26/2002 8.0 6.2
Rock N' Roll Racing
Arcade style racing and a good port of an old favorite.
GBA 07/22/2003 8.0 8.1
Rock'Em Sock'Em Robots
Rockin and a rollin' ...
GBA 01/04/2007 5.4 3.0
Rocket Mania Deluxe
Looking for a new addictive puzzle style game to play?
PC 02/03/2004 9.2 9.2
Rocket Power Beach Bandits
Rocket Power Beach Bandits is an arcade-mystery romp for younger players in a well-rendered 3D world
PS2 10/22/2002 8.0 6.5
Rocket Power Beach Bandits
THQ Brings “X-Games” style sports to the younger audience, especially fans of the popular TV show of the same name.
GC 10/18/2002 6.7 5.8
Rocket Power Zero Gravity Zone
Aside from the rough controls, Zero Gravity Zone can be a fun, albeit repetitive little Tony Hawk clone.
GBA 10/08/2003 7.0 7.0
Rocko's Quest
“Rocko’s Quest is an average, simplistic platformer that probably won’t appeal to hardcore gamers.”
PC 06/02/2003 5.9 3.9
Rockstar Games Presents Table Tennis
Does Rockstar San Diego deliver with wholesome fun, or should they stick to violence and gore? Find out in our full review.
360 06/12/2006 8.4 8.1
Rocky captures the intensity of boxing and the enjoyment of the movies in a remarkable manner
GC 12/09/2002 9.0 7.8
Rocky is a wonderful trip down memory lane, but it's not the best fight game on the GBA platform
GBA 12/04/2002 6.9 5.9
Rocky comes in strong and manages to slip in some really solid punches here and there, but it is not the best boxing the Xbox has to offer. 
XB 11/26/2002 7.8 7.7
Rocky provides not only a great movie to game translation, but one of the better boxing games I’ve seen in a while.
PS2 12/09/2002 9.1 7.5
Rocky Legends
Rocky Legends presents a lot of entertaining gameplay mechanics, minus the unnecessary training games.
PS2 10/11/2004 7.5 7.0
Rogue Galaxy
A game you just have to finish. Rogue Galaxy is a beautiful, lengthy, and engrossing action/RPG.
PS2 01/25/2007 8.8 8.6
Rogue Ops
If you love hiding in the shadows, crouching behind walls, hiding dead bodies in lockers, and trying out new gadgets, Rogue Ops should be on your “To Do” list.
PS2 11/09/2003 7.9 6.6
Rogue Trooper
High intensity action, low calorie gaming
XB 06/19/2006 8.0 7.2
Rogue Trooper
Rogue Trooper might not be the most innovative shooter available, but it is certainly one of those surprisingly enjoyable shooters that won’t disappoint in the action department
PS2 07/11/2006 8.0 7.2
RollerCoaster Tycoon 2
Whoa - an actual sequel to Roller Coaster Tycoon?  That's arguable, but nonetheless, RCT2 is good, solid fun.
PC 10/29/2002 7.6 7.4
RollerCoaster Tycoon 2: Wacky Worlds Expansion Pack
Wacky Worlds offers a host of themed buildings and rides, but is it worth the price of admission?
PC 07/01/2003 6.8 5.1
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Soaked!
Soaked! does exactly what an expansion needs to and then some
PC 07/18/2005 8.5 8.0
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Wild!
Zoo Tycoon makes a cameo appearance in Rollercoaster Tycoon 3 with the new expansion pack Wild!
PC 11/11/2005 8.0 7.0
Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII
Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII is a deep, richly-textured turn-based strategic combat game for the PlayStation2
PS2 08/12/2003 8.4 8.1
Romance of the Three Kingdoms X
Don’t let the dated visuals fool you here - this game is as deep and engaging as they come
PS2 07/07/2005 7.9 7.7
Romance of the Three Kingdoms: IX
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IX will satisfy your turn-based strategy game needs.
PS2 03/16/2004 8.5 7.3
Romancing SaGa
Romantically challenged
PS2 10/03/2005 5.0 6.2
Rome: Total War
Friends, Romans, Countrymen … lend me your mouse.
PC 09/26/2004 9.3 9.1
Rome: Total War Gold Edition
Take control of one of the most powerful nations in the world
PC 02/27/2006 8.9 8.9
RPG Maker 3
RPG Maker 3, with an easy-to-use interface, makes creating an adventure accessible and fun
PS2 08/26/2005 7.8 7.5
RPG Maker II
Finally, your very own fantasy!
PS2 12/10/2003 7.1 7.4
RTX Red Rock
Away to Mars we go!
PS2 06/23/2003 7.2 4.8
Ruff Trigger: The Vanocore Conspiracy
Ruff Trigger is going to have a rough time meeting the needs of its intended users
PS2 07/31/2006 6.0 6.1
Rugrats: All Growed Up: Express Yourself
Girls really can express themselves with this fun collection of mini-games that comes with a fully functional PDA.
GBA 11/10/2004 8.2 6.6
Rugrats: I Gotta Go Party
The Rugrats are in the mood for some games, but first they'll have to be found in a game of hide-and-seek before they'll play.
GBA 12/03/2002 8.6 8.1
Rule of Rose
This “Rose” has a lot of thorns. Be careful.
PS2 09/12/2006 5.9 5.6
Rumble Roses
Rumble Roses is by far one of the most unusual and surprisingly satisfying wrestling games and those fighting fans that don’t mind a little tease will highly enjoy this one. 
PS2 11/17/2004 8.0 6.5
Rumble Roses XX
In the end, Rumble Roses XX for the Xbox 360 is like a dancer with all the right moves but after seeing all she’s capable of doing it just becomes the same old thing over and over again
360 04/11/2006 6.7 6.7
Run Like Hell
Unfortunately, all the game’s faults take away from the experience of what could have been a really entertaining survival-horror game with plenty of action and scares. 
PS2 10/14/2002 5.0 6.0
Run Like Hell
Even though Run Like Hell excellently plays like an interactive movie, the poor gameplay is enough reason to stay put and pass on this title.
XB 05/06/2003 6.0 5.3
Runaway - A Road Adventure
“… In a day and age where storyline is always key, RUNAWAY: A Road Adventure delivers a golden gameplay experience.”
PC 08/19/2003 9.0 7.8
Rush for Berlin
End the Third Reich’s power now and forever
PC 06/07/2006 8.4 7.8
RYL Path of the Emperor
Great sounds and an interesting world help define the tone for Risk Your Life: Path of the Emperor
PC 05/23/2005 7.0 5.3