EGM #112 November 1998 PlayStation Reviews

 These are the PlayStation video games reviewed in Electronic Gaming Monthly Issue #112 November 1998.

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  • 5.0 5.0 5.5 5.5 Quote: PlayStation graphics have come a long way since the original AC, making Phantasma seem extremely dated. Sushi-X

  • 8.0 6.0 3.0 6.0 Quote: some of the most reliable ball spin ever seen in a bowling title. Sushi-X

  • EGM Silver 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.0 Quote: as difficult as Colony Wars was, it was kitten play compared to CW:V Crispin Boyer

  • EGM Silver 9.0 8.0 8.5 7.5 Quote: there has never been a game that has presented such moral dilemmas as Deception II. Sushi-X

  • EGM Silver 8.5 8.5 8.0 7.0 Quote: I still really dig the game's 50/50 mix of high-speed street racing and motocross powersliding action. Crispin Boyer

  • 6.0 5.0 6.5 5.0 Quote: if you're gonna use non-licensed vehicles, make them as interesting as possible. Dean Hager

  • 7.0 5.0 6.5 5.0 Quote: Bottom line - I would rather play last year's version of NASCAR. Dean Hager

  • EGM Silver 8.0 8.5 9.0 8.5 Quote: A flashy technical fighter? I'm sold. Dan Hsu

  • EGM Silver 9.0 8.5 9.0 8.0 Quote: Rogue Trip plays like a dream and gives you all kinds of play modes, most of which are a lot of fun. Shawn Smith

  • 5.5 7.5 7.0 6.0 Quote: younger kids will like it a lot. Dean Hager

  • EGM Silver 8.5 8.0 9.0 8.0 Quote: Spyro beats teh snot out of my former favorite PS mascot game, Gex: Enter the Gecko. Dean Hager

  • EGM Silver 8.5 8.0 8.0 8.0 Quote: a deep, involving game that's sure to please fans of old-school SNES-style RPGs. John Ricciardi

  • 7.5 8.0 8.0 7.5 Quote: Tenchu has ninjas acting in a more realistic way than any previous video game efforts, Sushi-X

  • 8.0 9.0 7.5 6.5 Quote: if you're the solo gaming type, you may not dig The Unholy War as much as I do. Dan Hsu

  • 5.5 5.0 5.0 6.5 Quote Fans of snowbording and the whole X-Games thing will like how Radical has "kept it real" with all of the licenses and pro-boarders. Shawn Smith