Please Note: This is an old version of our review rating system, and is no longer in use. Please refer to the new review ratings for the current system.
Review Ratings
Number Meaning
10.0 A number you will never see given to any game by RPGamer. It implies the game is perfect for everyone in every way.
9.5 A spectacular game. A masterpiece. May have a minor flaw, but it doesn't interfere with the greatness of the game.
9.0 A great game. Still a masterpiece, but it has a few flaws which may annoy the player.
8.5 A very good game. Not quite a masterpiece, and it may have a single major drawback or numerous minor ones which keep it from being great.
8.0 A good game. Still fun, but it could use some polishing.
7.5 A slightly better than average game. Doesn't overly shine, but it has some neat features which make it better than your run of the mill game.
7.0 An average game. If you're hard up for an RPG, check it out, but it's not overly great. Rent it first if you really want it.
6.0 An average game with some glaring drawbacks.
5.0 A pretty bad game. May have a redeeming quality or two, but don't expect too much.
4.0 A bad game. Don't bother, it's not worth your time.
3.0 An awful game. Don't say we didn't warn you.
2.0 A terrible game. Stay away.
1.0 A total disaster. Don't touch this one with a 10 foot pole.
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