Detailed Reviews

Review TitlePostedAuthorRating
More like shadow of a colossal pile of crap03/25/08BloodFalcon64
An experience that may change the way you look at games.01/02/06Cabalos14
Masterful. Everyone must play this game.08/13/07Gnomestone
The game sounds great on paper, but the execution gives you nothing but a game full of problems.03/27/06KnightsoftheRound
Bigger doesn't always mean better...05/08/07Raistlyn
In the running for worst game ever made. At the very least, it's the most overhyped game ever made.11/05/10UltimaterializerX
Colossal Disappointment07/14/1147pik
16 Colossal Boss Battles and They're Amazing...11/14/05antemuckos
An avant-garde experiment in minimalist game design gone horribly, horribly right08/09/10APBadger1
Listen to the hype, NOT the hate. Shadow of the Colossus is one of the most rewarding and emotional experiences in gaming.12/16/10Archmonk Iga
A Lonely Warrior, A Barren World, An Epic Quest01/16/07aubradley84
Calling it art doesn't justify its shoddy design...07/07/10BloodGod65
A great new adventure for the PS204/14/06CardigansFan
I would do anything for love...but I wouldn't do that12/01/08Crestfallen Dreamer
State of the art05/30/06Destination
Son, you've got a way to fall...08/30/07discoinferno84
Some mountains are scaled, others are slain, and some are reviewed.01/18/07Dorkmaster Flek
Love or hate, it depends on your taste.04/17/06Eddo89
If you have a love for sheer adventure, epic scale, and engaging exploration, you will not be disappointed.02/09/07flex_ible2000
Colossal world, yet barren and forsaken.12/19/05Galactus21
A hit-or-miss platformer that must NOT be missed08/07/07GaMeR_NuT
Stylishly designed and epic journey - unfortunately marred in some areas.09/25/06HYD
Mystical World, Mysterious Characters, Dazzling plot and Gripping Gameplay10/02/06Jechtman
I suddenly feel like killing a mountain...12/29/07just_blaze_216
Standing in the shadows of titans06/08/09kefka989
An exercise not in minimalism but in sheer laziness.04/03/14KMAnsem
The most beautiful experience on the PS2.04/26/10LynnJynh9315
Epic & beautiful, but why so short ?03/20/06MarkusIII
A great game, though not without it's problems.11/14/05Meh-ness_basic
This game is so awe-inspiring; most praise for it is an understatement.12/26/06Misfit119
An Excellent Game Marred by Technical Issues.08/31/07mista_janga
A wonderful fantasy adventure that really gives a sense of epic scale.02/21/06Nekoduke
Journey through a dream...11/07/05OmegaOpt5
Different doesn't always mean better06/22/06owen_webley
A Colossal achievement from the makers of ICO12/06/05RubyDragon3387
These things are huge!07/25/06ryliru
Finally an original game!02/20/07Ryphis_Demeanor
Colossal Originality *no spoilers*02/02/06sdsusnowboards
Haiku in the form of a game11/17/05smokyghost
A One Trick Pony!02/23/06smuc90
A colossal gaming experience that is out of this world!04/30/08so3fan
One of the most visionary titles to hit the PS211/21/05StormRaiden
An Incredibly Epic and Beautiful Game.11/11/05Sunny_Reviews
The ultimate graphics over gameplay experience!05/31/12TheRetroPlayer
BEST GAME EVAR!? Quite possibly not, but still a great one to bring home to mom.11/10/05The_Slyder
A colossal masterpiece, or just another shadow among millions?10/06/06Tithenion
Lost in its own concept03/09/06VMerken
Style over substance10/10/06wolverinefan
Simple yet brilliant.01/02/06YourWorstNightmare
Could have been, but it is not. (Spoilers)01/19/06Ytmh
A perfect example for a game that you either love or hate. Personally I love it.02/09/12Zylo the wolf

Full Reviews

Review TitlePostedAuthorRating
A colossal waste of time12/26/05mangoman72
Big, sure, always perfect....eh12/08/08beckonthemoon
Approached with an open mind, this could be the best game you ever play.10/24/05Bigdoug14
The perfect game to give you that "grand battle" feeling!08/05/08Bkstunt_31
Pure Gaming Bliss (long)10/21/05Brent9612
A beautiful world and excellent gameplay.01/04/06Cablevision2
A game unrivaled.11/14/05cessirah
Best horse-back riding simulator ever!10/24/05Corvus_Dei
A polished jewel...that shines bright enough for most people.11/11/05Darkstalker_CvS
Colossally Awesome01/31/11DawnoftheGamers
Epic, Original, Ground-Breaking02/19/08DiscoStoo
The best combination of artistry and entertainment in years07/18/08Echo738
Some mountains are scaled..... Others are slain.11/07/05Element50
Great game definetly deserves your attention!01/05/06ExsoldierCl
One of the best games I have ever played, if not THE best.10/24/05furymaster
A Colossal Dissapointment05/16/07German Dragon
One of the BEST unique gaming experience11/01/05kuaikukia
Less is more again in Fumito Ueda's latest creation10/21/05Kuja105 Reborn
Mark this one down as one of the best games of this generation.12/20/05metalgearpanda
Shadow of the Colossus Review05/21/12paleselan
Spectacular game, but not for everyone...02/03/06Peacemaker532
Sixteen Huge Colossus VS. one lil dude with enchanted weaponry and a trusty steed.03/10/08peterwolf83
Breathtaking, unique, not your average videogame.03/24/08Rune
Sixteen colossi, one great game.10/27/05ShadowGuardian9
An incredible story mixed with immersive gameplay.11/14/05SotC117
Now I know what Beowulf must have felt.11/02/05SpiralSage
Stand Tall and Shake the Heavens!03/03/08unltimategamerf
The BIGGEST PS2 game I've had the joy to play!10/01/07unrlmgachmpn
Certainly unique01/05/06xchamp1517
Perfection in less than 15 hours12/05/05zeshin_reloaded

Quick Reviews

Review TitlePostedAuthorRating
Truly Magnificant.10/24/05Acquire
Gaming at its best10/20/05Allyourbase
Classic Story; Brilliant Execution07/06/09Angelus1889
A truly unique experience10/31/05BBallman7
Another gorgeous creation by the creators of Ico10/24/05Beefaroni8321
One of the best06/29/09BulletBill22
Massive sense of scale, smaller sense of fun.10/09/07coocoo66
The year's biggest buried treasure.10/19/05Def Freak7
This year's biggest sleeper hit.10/20/05eldin2003
The new Prince of Persia10/28/05Fizgot
Sword, check. Bow, check. 100-foot Golem, Wait, what was that last one?!09/03/08GreatPaladin972
Just short of perfect....11/08/05Guildwarrior99
My sweaty palms10/24/05hicadoolaboy
The Birth of Video Games10/24/05Ianp17
A climax from start to finish!03/27/08Icehearted
Shadow of the Colossus is a game which nobody would like to miss04/29/08khoofia_shu
Unique06/17/09LukeSaint
A story that ony a video game can tell...10/21/05MajorZero
Shadow of the Colossus: The Bright Light in RPGs01/26/09n00b678
Bad horse controls, awesome everything else.06/17/10neonreaper
Whoa.11/08/05rcsdijd
One of the best experiences this gen10/24/05Sanity1179
This game is the most majestically amazing game of all time12/10/07SOTC_Dreamer
Raise Thy Sword by The Light, and defeat the Colossi07/01/13SplashLurky
Not impressed.12/21/15ssn560
Big, Bold, and Beautiful10/24/05Sventozar
Transcendent gaming10/24/05The Frivolous 1
The ICO team brings another acomplishment to the gaming world, but will their extraordinary game strike last?01/28/09TheGameCraze
ride the horse, raise the sword, find the fur, find the spot then stab happy till you drop...06/25/13xiahoudun_wb

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