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Submitted by Valay 864d ago | news

EDGE review scores - June 2012

Take a look at the latest EDGE reviews, including the first scores for Capcom's Dragon's Dogma and Mario Tennis Open. (3DS, Dragon's Dogma, Mario Tennis Open, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)

j-blaze  +   864d ago
Dragon's Dogma – 7
Prototype 2 – 8

the hell is this?
garos82  +   864d ago
its Edge trying to be "clever"
EZMickey  +   863d ago
It's Edge trying to be 'Edgey'.

You... You get it? Edgey? Their name is Edge. Derp.

Okay that joke might be lame, but you know what I find hilarious? If you look at the aggregate score for Prototype one and two on Metacritic it's virtually the same. Reviewers commend and condemn basically the same triumphs and faults of the first one. Seriously.
die_fiend  +   864d ago
I know Edge are normally ridiculous at reviewing but prototype 8 doesn't seem unreasonable given its just 'consume x' for most of the game. Great fun though. And is Dragons Dogma deserving of more than a 7, given you haven't played it?
Baka-akaB  +   864d ago
why are there always people holding out some hope for Edge ?

Either you buy their koolaid or you dont . It's edge pretending to be "edgy" and difficult .
Eiffel  +   864d ago
Assuming Prototype 2 is a bad game.

Prototype 2 was actually quite enjoyable. I went 100% myself. My personal GOTY so far.
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Eiffel  +   863d ago | Well said
I'm a low class because I like games that I happen to enjoy? Right. Must suck limiting your choices to whatever bandwagon you follow.

I'd rather be a gamer in any form than not be a gamer like yourself.
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coolbeans  +   863d ago
@kingdavid

WTF does that mean? It could simply be a sandbox game more suited to his tastes. Heck, Eiffel has a review (still on the front page) on why he liked the game so much.
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Afterlife  +   864d ago
Dragons Dogma – 7
Fez – 9
Awesomenauts – 8
Tribes: Ascend – 9
Prototype 2 – 8
Fable Heroes – 6
Skullgirls – 7
Botanicula – 7
The Splatters – 8
Fibble – Flick ‘n’ Roll – 5
Mario Tennis Open – 7
d0nT wOrrY  +   864d ago
thank you buddy
kikizoo  +   863d ago
...easy to see that excuses like "edge are more harsh, not biased toward ps3 exclusives" are completly wrong..

7,9,8,9,8,6,7,7,8,5,5 = 7,18 average, with some really poor games....
MySwordIsHeavenly  +   864d ago
Mario Tennis Open gets a 7?

Eh...I'll take it. I love that series and I'll be getting this one. :)
portugamer  +   864d ago
anytime there is a story about edge scores, i hesitate clicking on the source link, saying to myself "which good game is going to get a 5/10, this month?"
Bimkoblerutso  +   864d ago
Looks like it was Flibble - Flick 'n' Roll this month.

Edge strikes again.
RohanLee  +   864d ago
Dragons Dogma gets a 7?

on par with Mario tennis!?

Edge?

edge!!!???

EDDDDDGGGEEEE!!!!!!11111!!!11 111ONE111!!111!!!!
alessandro10  +   864d ago
Edge Reviews for other celebrated RPGs

Witcher 2 - 6
Fallout 1 - 6
Fallout 3 - 7
Fallout: New Vegas - 6
TES III: Morrowind - 6
Diablo I - 7
Diablo II - 6
Dragon Age: Origins - 5
Arcanum - 5
The Witcher - 5
Vampire: Bloodlines - 6
Mass Effect - 7
Temple Of Elemental Evil - 4

nothing that is not elder scrool or Souls desve at least an 8.
In this list we can see some of the best RPGs of the last 15 years, there is even the best Elder Scrool IMO, so a 7 judging by this list its very very good for Dragon Dogma
portugamer  +   864d ago
looks like if a studio wants edge to give a good score, they need to send 3 escort girls, so the reviewer is a bit happier, while playing the game.

it's the only way i see, for edge to give a 9/10 to a game.
Skateboard  +   864d ago
Can you tell me their highest rated games please, LOL.
alessandro10  +   864d ago
in the top of my head recently bayonetta and Zelda twilight sword, not sure about others, probably other Zelda games and marios.

Edit, here is the list all of them 10 out of 10

Super Mario 64
Gran Turismo PSX
The Legend of Zelda:Ocarina of Time N64
Halo: Combat Evolved Xbox
Half-Life 2 Windows
Halo 3 Xbox 360
The Orange Box Windows, PS3, Xbox 360
Super Mario Galaxy Wii
Grand Theft Auto IV
LittleBigPlanet PS3
Bayonetta PS3, Xbox 360
Super Mario Galaxy 2
Rock Band 3 PS3, Xbox 360
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Wii
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european_cannon  +   864d ago
Everyone has an opinion, but a 6 for the Witcher 2? Yeah, I'd rather not read that dudes opinion on games ever again.
coolbeans  +   863d ago
This is (unfortunately) where the whole "Edge is biased" conspiracy is cranked up to eleven. They never post which person on the editorial team actually created the review.
esemce  +   863d ago
Prototype 2 – 8 .......my erse.

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