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Super Smash Bros. Melee [Player's Choice] (Nintendo GameCube, 2003)

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  • A Must-Have for the GameCube!

    Jun 18, 2013 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: A big step-up over its predeccessor with almost twice as much characters and stages!
    Cons: Some characters are simply duplicates of other characters and might not be worth unlocking.

    Summary: Ah, Super Smash Bros. Melee. All the fun times I had playing this game in my early childhood! Super Smash Bros. Melee was released in Late 2001/Early 2002 as one of the first games released on the GameCube and despite Hal Laboratory having less ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros Melee for Gamecube Review

    Jan 30, 2013 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of playable characters
    Cons: Someone always loses early and whines

    Summary: When I was in the sixth grade, there was one game that I really wanted to play, and saved up my money for the sole purpose of buying the system to play it. That game was Super Smash Bros Melee for the Nintendo Gamecube.An updated version of the ... read more

  • What a game

    Aug 3, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything about this is great.
    Cons: Nothing

    Summary: First off if you own a Game Cube and do not have this game. You need to go out to a store or go online and buy this game right this second. It is without a doubt probably the best Game cube game ever. Super Smash Bros. Melee is a cross over ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros. Melee is the definitive Fighting Game

    May 15, 2010 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great gameplay, Fantastic controls, Nintendo nostalgia, Tons of things to do.
    Cons: You really gotta work your butt off to get everything!

    Summary: I remember back near the beginning of the new millennium, when I still owned a Nintendo 64. Being the huge Nintendo kid I was (and I still am), I had owned so many different Nintendo games on the console. Out of the majority, there was ... read more

  • The best game ever!!

    Dec 1, 2008 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: variety of characters, variety of moves
    Cons: levels aren't fair

    Summary: I have had more fun playing this game than any other game out there.  There is endless fun that can be shared by an entire party.  Sheik is my character which is a transformation from Zelda.  The most user friendly character is Mario. ... read more

  • Smashing!

    Aug 6, 2008 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: More characters, potential for high skill play, fun multiplayer game
    Cons: redudant single player mode.

    Summary: What is there to say about this game? For those who have only just stumbled upon this game, it is described as a crossover fighting game in which characters from numerous other games (Mario Bros.,Pokemon, etc) are conveniently placed into one game for ... read more

  • One of my favorite GameCube games!

    Jun 25, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: replay value, multiplayer or single player, graphics, fun game
    Cons: none

    Summary: Super Smash Bros. Melee is a great GameCube game and is one of my favorites! The graphics are great and it can be played with 1-4 players! My favorite part of this game is that it has replay value! You can fight against computers or friends ... read more

  • Super smash brothers melee the best game for gamecube?

    Feb 22, 2008 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: very fun graphics are good many characters
    Cons: story mode not really that fun nothing

    Summary: I Have owend a Nintendo gamecube for a while now and one of the first games i bought was this game, Super smash brothers melee. I must say that this is the best game for Nintendo gamecube in my opinion. If you play with more than one player this game is ... read more

  • I Can't Stop Playing It!

    Jan 1, 2008 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: more variety in characters/levels/items, fun for hours..or maybe even days :)
    Cons: all other aspects of your life become uninteresting and unimportant compared to Super Smash

    Summary: This game is based of the original version for Nintendo 64, a fun, fast, furious game in which everyones favorite Nintendo characters (both old and new) come together and battle it out. I always loved that game, and when Nintendo introduced the ... read more

  • Very fun, not very complicated.

    Dec 29, 2007 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Simple controls Variety of characters Good for all ages Fun with friends
    Cons: None unless you're looking for a combo type of game

    Summary: I played the original N64 Super Smash Bros a few years ago and enjoyed it for it's simplicity. A few years later this game came out. I thought "What the heck?!" and bought it. A very good decision for me. The game was very simple with no complicated ... read more

  • One of Nintendo's Best

    Mar 7, 2007 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Awesome Game
    Cons: Overwhelming Multiplayer

    Summary: This is one of Nintendo’s best games ever. Sequel to the original, it is a lot better than the first. With over 20 levels, and 30 characters, this game is awesome. The game is a 2d game with 3d graphics. Up to four players can fight in this fighting ... read more

  • The Best Fighting Game of All Time gets an Upgrade

    Feb 16, 2006 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great action, multiple simultaneous hardcore fighting, lots to do; will have you playing for weeks
    Cons: Lots of characters, only about half of them are a slightly modified clone of another.

    Summary: Although similar in style and theme to its predecessor, Super Smash Bros. Melee for Gamecube is rather a revolutionary fighting game that takes the fighting genre to a whole new level. WHO IT'S FOR: The gameplay is mainly 2-D and partial 3-D graphics ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros. Melee

    Dec 6, 2005 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Tons of customizations, quality graphics and sound, and hilarious fighting combat.
    Cons: If you didn't enjoy the first Super Smash Bros., you won't like this one more.

    Summary: The frantic, fun filled frenzy known as Super Smash Bros. Melee was a hit, literally. As soon as I bought this digital masterpiece, I knew I would be hooked. Taking all your favorite Nintendo characters and spitting them into an arena was an ingenious ... read more

  • yeah I got this game...

    Sep 9, 2005 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Cool graphics, attacks, characters, stages and sound/music.
    Cons: Not being able to play as those Super strong characters.

    Summary: AND IT'S THE BEST! It's just cool to see two of your completly unrelated to eachother favourite nintendo characters try and kill each other. Like, say you had Super Mario Sunshine and The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess. (yet to be released in 2006) ... read more

  • It's a SUPER SMASH!

    Aug 26, 2005 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything
    Cons: Very Addictive

    Summary: For years, and years, people throughout the world pondered one simple question: If Mario faced off against Link, who would prevail? This question would be answered, in a sense in 1999, when Nintendo placed 8 of it's top game characters to face off in ... read more

  • Does the sequel to one of the best N64 games live up to the hype?

    Jul 17, 2005 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: A more improved,polished version of SSB.This is how sequels should be made.
    Cons: Almost near perfect but the game may lack depth

    Summary: Remember Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 64? Remember the great times you had beating the hell out of Kirby and other popular Nintendo mascots? Of course HAL would bring a sequel to the one of the best selling games on the N64 and now that its here,is ... read more

  • Fantastic game for the whole family!

    Jul 14, 2005 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Extreme fun for everyone- the only game I can play together with my kids!
    Cons: I have nothing bad to say!

    Summary: Great Game for Adults and Kids I read the reviews before I bought this game and wanted it for myself. I sold my wife on the idea by saying "it's rated E for everyone!" I didn't realize how true that was- this is the only game my ... read more

  • Oh, so it IS a helmet!

    May 24, 2005 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Improved graphics and gameplay. More characters.
    Cons: Some characters clearly clones.

    Summary: Ever had one of those debates with your friends that went something along the lines of "If Samus and Link had a fight, Samus would so win!" Well, with the release of Super Smash Bros on the N64, players had the chance to prove it. Featuring classic ... read more

  • SSBM is all that and more *UPDATED*

    Nov 23, 2004 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: graphics, unlockables and modes
    Cons: repetetive, maddening on 100 man melee

    Summary: The greatest Gamecube game of ALL time is a game that combines all of the classic nintendo characters in an adventure, classic and lots of other modes. Super Smash Brothers Melee is an action fighting game with no blood, harsh words or anything (which ... read more

  • Super-Duper Smash Brothers Melee

    Aug 20, 2004 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything single stinkin' thing.
    Cons: Two characters are almost complete clones of each other.

    Summary: Mario, Pikachu, DK, and much others are back in Super Smash Brothers Melee, the Gamecube version of the classic N64 game Super Smash Brothers. With tons more characters, awesome courses, amazing graphics, and more game modes to choose from, this is 20 ... read more

  • Action-Packed All Out Chaos = Fun

    Mar 10, 2004 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: The best fighting game Nintendo has ever made.
    Cons: Gamecube limits the game to only having four players playing at once.

    Summary: This game is a game for any occasion. Whether you're having some friends over, it's a party, or just you and your brother or sister want to rumble, this is the game for you. Not only does Super Smash Bros. allow you to punch, stomp, kick, throw, and ... read more

  • Nintendo warriors are in the house, and they're ready for some "play time"!

    Mar 8, 2004 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Awesome multiplayer, great graphics, a must buy!
    Cons: Hmm....i'd have to say not enough different music. Maybe :^)

    Summary: If your looking for one AWESOME game to play with a couple other friends, you should seriously check out Melee. Of the multiplayer games i have played and own, this game always gets the most playtime, and raves from my friends. It is a defenite ... read more

  • Let the SMASHfest begin!

    Feb 16, 2004 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: fun fighting, trophies, multiplayer, nintendo characters, sound, graphics, replay value, unlockables, extras, and more
    Cons: slightly repetitive, although you'll be having too much fun to notice

    Summary: I have been wanting to write this review for a while, as it is still the best game on the gamecube. Period. Intro Can Mario deck Donkey Kong? Can Sheik kick Bowser's butt? Who's better: Falco or Fox? That's what everyone wanted to know. In ... read more

  • This is what you bought your 'cube for- Admit it

    Jan 27, 2004 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Exciting gameplay, nice graphics, lots of characters, great multi-player modes
    Cons: Unfair battle against Hands, thrown off for anything, throws useless, too kiddy

    Summary: I had merely played, never owned, the original. I wasn't that great at the original either. However, when I first obtained my GameCube, this game was at the top of the list (considering it was also remotely close to the release date of the system at the ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros. Melee

    Dec 30, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: It's a great game for everyone.
    Cons: none that I can think of

    Summary: Nintendo came around and made a great game that everybody out there would enjoy.Nintendo came up with 25 different characters to put in this game.Most are from different games that are out there. ~~Mario~~ One of Nintendo's famous ... read more

  • great game

    Dec 3, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: excellent gameplay and great new characters
    Cons: i cant find any cons with this game

    Summary: this game is amazing. It was one of the first games that I bought for gamecube. I had been looking forward to this game ever since I bought my gamecube. I had the original super smash brothers and this one is even better. I can't believe that gamecube ... read more

  • Super Mashed Brothers...It seems that Mario and Bowser are more then just enemies...

    Nov 15, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great smashing fun, large variety of weapons and characters, Fun! Fun! Fun!
    Cons: Somewhat bland stage detail, musics a little quiet too

    Summary: Ok so I'm a little late for a super smash review, but the thought of not rating this game day after day has haunted me enough. Super Smash being one of the first titles on the NIntendo Gamecube, is still one of the best ones yet. Story There really ... read more

  • Super smash bros satisfying sequel, brilliant beginner choice, your kids won't be dissapointed this xmas!!!

    Oct 25, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Beautiful graphics on backgrounds and characters, Newly founded states and variations on great game play
    Cons: difficult getting 300 trophies, and possible to get the same one twice, gets frustrating sometimes

    Summary: I just bought this little gem of a game about 3 weeks ago and haven't stopped playing it yet! From the colourful, high-resolution graphics to the easy to master controls this game is truly amazing compared to the lesser version first brought out, 'super s ... read more

  • Great Game for the whole family

    Aug 27, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of characters, something the whole family can play
    Cons: Learning the moves

    Summary: This is a great game for the whole family, any age to play or play together. It's fairly easy to fig ... read more

  • Finally, Pokemon get what they deserve...

    Aug 14, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Fighting engine, sheer magnitude of Nintendo stuff, great characters, very balanced
    Cons: A bit repetitive

    Summary: The original Super Smash brought some great Nintendo characters and put some nostalgic levels and sl ... read more

  • Ready to step into the ring with Donkey Kong?

    Jul 24, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: an all-around great game
    Cons: not as much fun alone, but still good

    Summary: Super Smash Brothers Melee lets you step into the ring with one of 25 classic Nintendo characte ... read more

  • A Smashing Good Time

    Jul 20, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great Graphics, Lots of Unlockables, Unlimited Replay Value
    Cons: Nothing

    Summary: Have you ever had Princess Peach beat the snot out of Bowser? Have you ever had Kirby piledrive Yosh ... read more

  • Battle your way to the top in Super Smash Brothers Melee !

    May 17, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: There are many new modes of play and the graphics are beyond anything else.
    Cons: Some of the levels are quite small.

    Summary: Super Smash Brothers is one of the greatest games for the Gamecube console. In single player there is still the Classic mode from the first one on N64, but there is now an Adventure and an All-Star mode. There is also many more new ... read more

  • Who knew an old SNES accessory could be so lethal.

    Mar 23, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: a great fighting game
    Cons: no Ryu...

    Summary: Two Friday’s I bought by gamecube (or what I call a Nintendo lunch box). Any way's I went down to the video store to see what more they had to offer other then Super Mario Sunshine which came with my gamecube. I own the ... read more

  • The greatest fighting game so far.

    Mar 22, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great graphics, great gameplay, plenty of options, great multiplayer capabilities
    Cons: No storyline. (it is a fighting game though)

    Summary: Smash Brothers Melee is a sequel to the N64 game "Super Smash Brothers". While the game was very good in it's own right, Melee is an improved game in every aspect. The concept is simple; different Nintendo characters all square off against one another ... read more

  • SSBM: Why settle for less?

    Mar 15, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything.
    Cons: None.

    Summary: Super Smash Brother Melee was one of the best fighting games I have ever played. With superior graphics, music, and voice overs, SSBM is a really great game. GRAPHICS 10/10: The graphics on this game were perfect! From the fact that the Mario ... read more

  • It may look kiddy...but it sure packs a punch

    Feb 15, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of characters, great fighting game, extremely fun
    Cons: A lot like the N64 version

    Summary: First off, I'd like to say, just because it has Picachu on the front, this is not a game just for kids. In fact, if you have never heard of Super Smash Brothers, the first thing you'll need to know is it's a fighting game. It's a 2d movement 3d fighting ... read more

  • Smash Brothers Melee: If you have friends, this is the game for you.

    Dec 25, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great Replay Value, Party Game, Great to play with friends.
    Cons: Graphics are not Next-Gen.

    Summary: First of all, I'd like to start off by saying that I loved the first Smash Brothers for N64, and only got tired of it in like 8 months. SSBM is much better than its predocessor in terms of gameplay, and characters. There are many more ... read more

  • New and Improved

    Nov 19, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent and impoved replay value, so much to do so little time.
    Cons: Computer AI is much stronger.

    Summary: Most people have played or at least seen super smash brothers for the 64, and most that played it enjoyed smashing thier friends again and again. I became very good at it and even made a very large web site about it. When the super smash brothers melee ... read more

  • Super Smash Brothers Melee: Round 2-Fight!

    Oct 1, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: A solid gaming experience. No true Nintendo fan should be without it.
    Cons: There's so much to do, you may get tired before you find it all.

    Summary: One of the first games right out of the gate for the new Nintendo Game Cube system is Super Smash Brothers Melee. This game is an improvement in almost every way on its predecessor, Super Smash Brothers. Everything in this game is designed to keep you ... read more

  • A delayed review- Melee deserves this credit!

    Sep 27, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great graphics, music, gameplay, secrets...
    Cons: ...why are you reading the cons for this game?

    Summary: To think that I have been a member of for almost mostly as a video games critic, and that I have yet to even review one of the Gamecube’s true marvels, Super Smash Brothers Melee. The game is a sequel to its N64 little sister, Super ... read more

  • Super Smash Brothers melee... too good or just plain out awesome

    Sep 18, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Graphics, hidden characters, controls, multiplayer modes
    Cons: very addictive

    Summary: This game is most likely the best multiplayer game ever. It has excellent graphics, and many characters that can be unlocked. Also many levels too. The characters are from some of the best games around. Many levels can be unlocked, great for hours of ... read more

  • "Yo! Let's get Smashed!" (The Great Sequel Write-Off by Gthomp1)

    Aug 16, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Awesome Adventure mode, great multi-player. Cute Princess!
    Cons: Lame secret characters.

    Summary: SUPER SMASH BROS. Melee (Nintendo/Hal, December 2001) This is the sequel to the critically acclaimed Nintendo 64 action fighter Super Smash Brothers, and it's still the fun and crazy fighter that most of us all know and love, but now the ... read more

  • Come, see the game that lived up to its hype…

    Aug 10, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Awesome graphics and sound; lots of fun; tons of modes, features, and secrets; endless replayability.
    Cons: Cheap computer characters; 15-minute melee is a chore.

    Summary: Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 64 was released in April of 1999 and started a fighting game revolution. Was it because of the premise of beating up cute Nintendo characters, was it because of the easy to learn but hard to master control scheme, or ... read more

  • Smashing and Bashing your favorite Nintendo Characters Again!(Next-Gen W/O)

    Jul 25, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: graphics, great multiplayer
    Cons: camera

    Summary: :~INTRO~: Back in the days of the Nintendo 64 there weren’t all that many great titles to grace the console. Most of the better titles had to do with one of Nintendo’s characters Super Smash Brothers was know exception have a ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros: Melee - I haven't had this much fun in years.

    Jul 18, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: sound, graphics, complex gameplay
    Cons: none!

    Summary: First of all I'll get right to the point and say that SSB:M is one of the funnest games I have ever played in my life. Nintendo really know how to innovate and have somehow managed to bring all their big names into a great game that's enjoyable for all ... read more

  • "You crashed and burned my friend!"

    Jul 14, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: 25 different flag-men. SSBM is the best way to break a friendship!
    Cons: Ash Ketchum isn't in here, regardless of absence in games.

    Summary: THE BASIC BEEF Choose Your Character! Nintendo has made a sequel to the super-awesome Super Smash Bros for the N64 and it’s a complete success. This time, you have a choice of more characters; a lot more characters. In fact you start off with 14 of ... read more

  • A smashing good time {{{SP W/O}}}

    Jul 1, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Visuals, Gameplay, Replay Value
    Cons: Musical tracks are to soft, camera pans out to far

    Summary: .:Super Smash Bros. Melee:. _.-._.-._.-._.-._.-._.The Essentials._.-._.-._.-._.-._- System: GC Players:1-4 Genre: Action (Action) ESRB Rating: “T” for Teen ... read more

  • Why is Link punching Mario?

    Jun 18, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: The variety of game play. Amazing graphics
    Cons: It takes more than one to have fun.

    Summary: Characters from several Nintendo games are fighting each other to death. Why? I have no idea but it is a whole lot of fun. Super Smash Brothers Melee(SSM) is a GameCube recreation of the Nintendo 64 game.It is essentially a fighting game in which ... read more

  • Brawling or Falling?

    Jun 17, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great improvement on the first(I know I didn't think it was possible either).
    Cons: The word "cons" is not in this games dictionary.

    Summary: Now I have to say at first I didn't think it was even possible to make a sequel that could be better than the N64 hit. But Nintendo proved me wrong again. Forget the nice family friendly games Nintendo has made in the past, that's been flushed down the ... read more

  • A Blockbuster Smash

    Jun 1, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Enhanced version of a game we already love.
    Cons: Those who didn't like the first one won't find this one any better.

    Summary: You know when a game is in high demand when you go to the local Blockbuster and notice that all the copies of it have been rented out. And you know that there's usually a reason that they are in such high demand. Usually. Well Super Smash Bros. ... read more

  • Super Smash Brothers Melee for Gamecube

    May 28, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: One of the best games I have ever played
    Cons: What cons?

    Summary: I recived a Nintendo Gamecube this Christmas and Super Smash Brothers Melee (SSBM) was one of my firtst games. I fell in love with it. Throughout my whole life, I have been a fan of Nintendo. Ever since I had my NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) I ... read more

  • Smashes the Hell Out of My PS2

    May 25, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great graphics! Awesome gameplay! Excellent game!
    Cons: Toad isn't a playable character...yet.

    Summary: Last Sunday when the price for the Nintendo GameCube fell from $200 to $150, my brother (still in grade school) purchased the system, and since then I have been back at home playing the game almost nonstop. The First One ... read more

  • If you buy SSBM, you will not be disappointed!

    May 23, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: everything
    Cons: nothing

    Summary: Yesterday was my birthday (Happy Birthday To The Jiggymeister!), and I got a Gamecube. One of the games I got with it was SSBM and I love it! There is so much to do in it and so many trophies to get. I have been playing (I’ve timed myself) the game for 6 ... read more

  • The Ultimate Fightin' Game

    May 23, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Pros: This game is very entertaining because it is hard in a challenging way.
    Cons: Cons: A little bit too much Pokemon and bonus stages are sometimes difficult.

    Summary: Super Smash Bros. Melee ( for Gamecube) is a fighting-based game and is rated “Teens.” Unlike other fighting games, where you have to reduce an opponents life bar to “empty,” you have to hit opponents off the stage, and you have to build their damage ... read more

  • Prepare for uncontrolled battle

    May 19, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Amazing sequal to N64 title- fun gameplay, tons of characters, lots of customizing options
    Cons: 1P mode improved but still gets boring, fighting style not deep enough for some

    Summary: INTRO Back in 1999, a game by the name of Super Smash Brothers was released and sold 5-million+ copies worldwide. Nintendo has created a sequal for their Nintendo Gamecube. But sequal apparently dosen't mean minor upgrade for Nintendo, ... read more

  • SSBM: a game for everybody!

    Apr 17, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: 25 characters, Tons of Levels, 290 Trophies to collect!
    Cons: None

    Summary: Super Smash Brothers Melee shines as the best fighting game for the Nintendo Gamecube. Starting with 14 characters and 13 stages from Nintendos past, the player is challenged to unlock 11 more characters and 10 more stages by completing various ... read more

  • Super Smash is Super Awesome.

    Apr 2, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Fun, easy and good graphics.
    Cons: None.

    Summary: Wow, this is one INCREDIBLE game. A big step from the smash original. If I had to own one game it would be this. Now, some people I know think that knew systems are a bad idea, and to stick with original games. This game proves them wrong with intense ... read more

  • This Is The First Reason You Bought A GameCube

    Mar 21, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great Gameplay, Pays Homage to Nintendo's past, Awesome Multiplayer, Improved Single Player
    Cons: Adventure Mode is not all that great the 15th time through

    Summary: Super Smash Bros Melee is the best reason to own a GameCube. If you have 2 - 3 friends that play games with you on a regular basis, then this is the perfect game for you. The interesting thing is that there is a halfway decent single player game too. ... read more

  • Super Smash Brothers!

    Mar 19, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great fighting game!
    Cons: Not much difference from first game.

    Summary: It has Mario, Luigi, Bowser, and many of your other favorite Nintendo games. It has a much more expanded first player game then the original Super Smash Brothers. And it has MUCH better graphics and music. This is the ultimate party game, but is slightly ... read more

  • "Take that Mario you glory hog" "Luigi nooooooooooooooooooo......"

    Mar 3, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: All out fighting action with Nintendo's greastest characters what more could you want.
    Cons: The same as the first one, the one player mode.

    Summary: I know this game quite well because I own it and it is an incredible game. You start with 13 playable characters and if you are good enough to unlock the other 12 characters you will have a total of 25 awesome characters! You also start with 18 usable ... read more

  • The American Dream of kicking Pikachu’s @$$ made a reality!

    Feb 22, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Graphics, gameplay, there is no end to the flava flava! AYE CARUMBA!
    Cons: Steep learning curve... FOR THE FLAVA FLAVA!

    Summary: An announcement must be made, I have been absent in the massive crowd of videogame reviews for quite a while, so now instead of reviewing a product from an older system, I think it’s time to review something from Nintendo’s scrumptious little ... read more

  • Nintendo does it again!

    Feb 12, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great characters, addictive gameplay, pick up and play design.
    Cons: none, other than not having more playable characters, although the 25 is enough

    Summary: I remember a couple years ago, with the release of Super Smash Bros. for the N64. That game, along with Perfect Dark and Goldeneye, were among the best games of that time. Well, we knew the time was going to come on the Gamecube when Nintendo would ... read more

  • What a Great Game

    Feb 6, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Graphics, gameplay, characters, DEPTH, DEPTH, DEPTH
    Cons: A bit difficult at times

    Summary: Super Smash Brothers Melee is truly one of those great games that can hook you, and make you play for hours without even realizing it. It has restored my interest in video games. Towards the end of the N64 era I bought three N64 games that were supposed ... read more

  • The 1st must own Game Cube title!

    Jan 31, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Hours & Hours of blistering finger action!
    Cons: Hours & Hours of blistering finger action!

    Summary: A couple of years ago, Nintendo came out with a game for the Nintendo 64 called Smash Brothers. At the time I laughed at the ridiculous commercial with Mario beating down Lugui as this seemed liked a stupid game idea! At the time I was already burnt ... read more

  • All Your Fav. Video Game Characters Going At It!

    Jan 26, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Cons: none

    Summary: This is a fun,action, fighting game with all of Nintendo's superstars! It has the same addictive gameplay as the original with much, much more! Presentation- This game got presented very well. Nintendo promised more characters,stages and ... read more

  • Oh No! Luigi Is About To Violate Pikachu!

    Jan 24, 2002 by jeremy1456 is a Lead on Epinions in Games
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Replay Value, Graphics, And All of The Little Extras
    Cons: I Really Don't Know

    Summary: The original Smash Bros. game on the Nintendo 64 introduced to the world a new type of fighting game, and despite it's cutesy graphics, toned down sound effects, and it's not quite decent single player mode it was a fun game, but mainly just the ... read more

  • The Smash Pack is Back Jack!

    Jan 23, 2002 by Rock_On is a Top Reviewer on Epinions in Games
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: over 25 characters, graphics, sound,1-P greatly improved
    Cons: hardly anything

    Summary: Once upon a time, there were a couple of fellows by the name of Mario and Luigi, who thought of an idea. “How about we get a whole bunch of our friends together and have little fighting matches, Mario?”, Luigi said. “Momma mia! What a good idea ... read more

  • Melee is a Multiplayer Must

    Jan 22, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: The best first-generation release for the gamecube hands down
    Cons: I would have liked to see a little more available for the single player

    Summary: This is what all future multiplayer fighting games will attempt to emulate. Nintendo's trademark characters beating the bejesus out of each other...what more could one ask for. I mean, hey, it's about time that the gaming community was given the ... read more

  • Super Smash Brothers: Melee: Move Over Mortal Combat

    Jan 21, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: A lot more features than the old game, characters, levels
    Cons: Graphics are pretty much the same as the original

    Summary: If you own a Gamecube, you probably own Super Smash Brothers: Melee or at least heard of it. It was one of the most anticipated pre-release Gamecube titles and is one of the hottest selling Gamecube titles out right now. SSB: M is a sequel of the ... read more

  • Smash-tastic Game!

    Jan 12, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: 24 characters, great multi-player variety, tons of Nintendo memorabilia! (3D models of old favourites)
    Cons: Takes up most of your free time, makes other Game Cube games look average

    Summary: Super Smash Brothers Melee is the best Game Cube game available. I played the original Smash Brothers and loved it and this goes beyond my highest expectations for a sequel. They've not only added new characters, but they've souped up the single player ... read more

  • Super Game Melee

    Jan 7, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Numerous prominent Nintendo characters, all set to do battle!
    Cons: Some games not so well represented...

    Summary: The newest release of what could become a franchise on the Nintendo platform does not disappoint in any facet of gameplay. The graphics are far superior to those of the N64 version, and the music is sharper and more realistic than the synthesizer-type ... read more

  • Smashing Good Fun

    Jan 6, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: True to the original, much variety, wildly addictive, tons of features
    Cons: Steeper learning curve, some frustrating tasks, few voice effects

    Summary: Super Smash Bros.: Melee (SSB from now on) is not just a sequel to the best-selling and ridiculously popular Nintendo 64 original, it's a sequel, an expansion, an improvement, and then some. First things first: this game falls squarely into the ... read more

  • Melee indeed.

    Jan 5, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Fast and chaotic multiplayer fighting goodness.
    Cons: Single player modes still get boring quick.

    Summary: BOOM POW CRASH ZAP! These are the sights and sounds of Super Smash Brothers Melee. Everything looks and sounds bright, fast, loud, and chaotic. Playing the game is like a frantic scramble for survival with a rapidly approaching death sequence in the near ... read more


    Dec 29, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great Graphics. Many characters to unlock, Melee delivers better than before.
    Cons: (I included the instructions for unlocking all the secret characters in my review! NOW UPDATED!)


  • THE grrrreatest multiplayer/party game out there!!!

    Dec 28, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great game replay, fantastic graphics, the greatest multiplayer/party game
    Cons: some levels are too mobile

    Summary: If you've never even played the 1st Smash Bros. introduced on the N64, you can still definitely play this; and if you have, then you'll STILL enjoy this game. What is it? Think of a sideview fighting game amongst 4 players simultaneously ... read more

  • Getting the living hell beaten out of you has never been so much fun!

    Dec 23, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of modes and characters, first-string multiplayer fun, vastly improved 1-player modes, trophies, items.
    Cons: Gameplay doesn't vary much from original Smash Bros., slightly stiff control.

    Summary: With it's fun, intense, and somewhat charming gameplay, the original Super Smash Bros. (SSB) was lauded as one of the best N64 games ever. However, many criticized SSB on it's incredibly shallow one player mode and its cutesy image. Melee does ... read more

  • If you're looking for one good reason to buy a GameCube, Smash Brothers is it.

    Dec 21, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: The best multi player action and a greater variety of single player options.
    Cons: Training mode is kind of weak. Strong emphasis on Pokemon that might turn some off.

    Summary: The Nintendo 64 defined four player gaming. Great games like Mario Kart 64, Goldeneye, and Mario Party could fill a living room with trash talking gamers for countless hours. Arguably the best four player game on the N64 was Super Smash Brothers, so it ... read more

  • Gotta Smash'em All!!!

    Dec 12, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: many characters, great fighting, many stages, different options
    Cons: can't find any

    Summary: This game is awesome. For those that don't know much about Super Smash Brothers Melee, it is the 2nd issue of Super Smash Brothers for N64. This version is much better, though. This game has characters in total, including Mario, Luigi, Peach, ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros Melee: A Nintendo-phile's Dream

    Dec 9, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything good about Super Smash Bros, but ten times better
    Cons: Cutesiness could turn people away from the great fighting game inside

    Summary: Back in days of yore (also known as 1999), Nintendo took all their flagship characters, put them all in a ring, and let them at one another. They called it Super Smash Bros., and it was an instant hit. (Pun intended.) So, what better way to usher in ... read more

  • Smash Hit

    Dec 8, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great graphics, sound, gameplay. Lots of different scenarios to play for single and multiplayers.
    Cons: Some backgrounds are N64-ish More cool movies! (like for a character's ending)

    Summary: I guarantee that when you load up this game, you'll be blown away. The intro movie is stunning, and when you select a mode of play, you won't know where to start, there are so many options! There's even an option to turn on or off anti-aliasing (I ... read more

  • SSBM: it lived up to the hype.

    Dec 7, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: A plethera of game modes, 25 characters, over 20 levels, POLISHED.
    Cons: backrounds could use some work, other than that, nothing bad to say.

    Summary: Again, target came through for me. I got my gamecube on launch day there, and i got SSBM on its launch day there as well. I put a preview up on epinions about 2 weeks ago, but then i remembered that this was a review site and took it off, sorry to ... read more

  • A Winning Fighting Game

    Aug 4, 2006 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Can relieve stress, is a fun game.
    Cons: Needs more stages..?

    Summary: Super Smash Bros. Melee is a semi-superior fighting game, where you can take the role of one of Nintendo's finest video game characters and fight to the finish. I can't say that this is the best fighting game that I've played, but I also ... read more

  • The tightest game in the market!!!

    Jun 25, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: good graphics,lots of characters,lots of arenas to battle in, good sound
    Cons: you wont like it if you didnt like the one from Nintendo64

    Summary: This is a cool and realistic looking game. This is the game that inspired me to buy Gamecube. You wi ... read more

  • Video gaming Rorschach

    Aug 8, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Vastly expanded play, new characters, excellent sound
    Cons: Too many 'duplicate' characters, throws are defanged

    Summary: While the system struggled overall, one of the N64's clear winners was the original "Super Smash Brothers." Finally allowing people to test their theories on which Nintendo character was superior, it also showed that Nintendo was willing to do the kind ... read more

  • The 2nd Best GC Launch Title

    Mar 20, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Gameplay; "Adventure" Mode; Camera Mode; Graphics
    Cons: Less Than Spectacular One-Player Game; Mediocre Controls

    Summary: How Good Is Melee? I was interested very early on in Super Smash Bros. Melee. For some reason, Nintendo released this game in early December, rather than mid-November, when it would have coincided with the ... read more

  • Back and Better than Ever

    Mar 19, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good graphics, more depth
    Cons: too cute

    Summary: This game blows all other fighting games out of the water. You take all of the best and most well know Nintendo characters and put them in the ring in a fight to the death. You can play as your old favorite or beat up on your most hated character ... read more

  • Nintendo Super Smash Brothers Melee

    Feb 28, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: The game is good for people that are just getting into fighting games.
    Cons: Nintendo could have added a few more types of moves and combos.

    Summary: Super Smash Brothers Melee is the best fighting game for Game Cube I've played. The character selection is a great choice of Nintendo video game characters, including new characters, all of the old characters and also many secret characters. They ... read more

  • Not as Smashing as I had hoped, but still mighty fine.

    Jan 1, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Tons of new secrets and characters.
    Cons: Very diffrent to it's original

    Summary: My favorite game for the Nintendo 64 was Super Smash Brothers. When I saw the ads for Super Smash Brothers Melee (SSBM) I was sexually aroused. I was so excited to play this game I was almost wetting my pants. Sadly my day at the casino did not go as ... read more

  • This Could Go All The Way

    Dec 29, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Bringing back an old favorite,lots of characters, tons of fun
    Cons: About the same as the n64 version

    Summary: Nintendo knew it had something good when it first released Super Smash Bros for N64. But when they released its sequel for Gamecube they had something great. Anyone who owns a Gamecube should own this game. It's great for the kids as well because the ... read more

  • I'd like to give this game a 5 but...

    Dec 9, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great multiplayer, tons of modes, lots to unlock
    Cons: Annoying computer AI, really, really annoying.

    Summary: Super Smash Bros for the Nintendo 64 was a surprise hit by everyone's estimation. Most review sites panned the game both before and shortly after it's release. Once people really got into the game they found an incredibly simple, yet incredibly fun, ... read more

  • All the great characters, fighting eachother

    Jul 16, 2005 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Characters moves and settings were both great parts about this game.
    Cons: The whole concept of the characters fighting each other.

    Summary: Featuring all the great Nintendo characters including Zelda, Link, Mario, Yoshi, Kirby, Princess and Donkey Kong, Super Smash Bros Melee for Game Cube is a bit of a dissapointing when you find out that the purpose of the game is to fight. Kurby ... read more

  • The Original Was the Best & the Sequel Just Tried Too Hard

    Dec 30, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Average replay value, Load of extras, Improved 1-player mode, Nintendo-Fans goodies, Full of nostalgia
    Cons: Confusing multiplayer action, Poorly designed levels, Bad visibility during gameplay, over-kill

    Summary: Being a devoted fan to the Super Smash Bros (SSB) series, I have some great things to say about this game, and there are some things that I feel degrade the game’s overall rating. First of all, let’s look at what has improved in the new Melee ... read more

  • Super Blue Balls Melee

    Dec 17, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Graphics. Old school goodness.
    Cons: Gameplay. Frustration.

    Summary: "Nintendo fanatics stand on their 6x6 soapbox holding Super Smash Bros. Melee high into the air, proclaiming greatness. Lured in by the hype, I pulled a no-holds-barred type review and testing." History repeats itself? ... read more

  • Express Customer Reviews

  • One of the best fighting games ever!!

    Jan 19, 2007 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Great graphics Insane fights, cannot even blink Infinite Lasting appeal
    Cons: Some challenges are way too difficult, or requires a large amount of time spend on

    Summary: Wow I didn't see that coming! When I bought my GameCube I was ready to purchase Luigi's Mansion aswell, but sadly it wasn't available, I, then, had no choice since the only game there was melee, I though Super Smash bros for Nintendo 64 was al right, but ... read more


    Aug 22, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Lots of characters, stages, and modes. Replay Value
    Cons: None

    Summary: This game ROCKS!!! You can take your fave Nintendo character and beat the snot out of the Nintendo you hate the most. It has lots of characters, stages, modes to choose ... read more

  • Play This Game, And Your Life Shall Be Forever Changed [unless you are limbless]

    Jul 10, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Replay value, it takes years to do everything, basic awesomeness!
    Cons: you probably won't like it if you are a nintendo hater, sequel is taking forever.

    Summary: the #1 selling gamecube game has a right to carry it's title because it is so fun. nintendo fanboys[like me] will pass out after learning all of the possible battles you can create with all of the games stages and characters. the gameplay formula goes ... read more

  • A must buy smash fest

    Apr 9, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Almost 300 trophies to unlock and over 23 Nintendo characters to play as!
    Cons: None

    Summary: This game is highly addictive and fun. It contains a near endless amount of play content and tons of unlockables, bonuses and more, to please any gamer! If you own a Nintendo GameCube this is a must buy! Don't miss this smash ... read more

  • BEST GAME EVER!!!!!!

    Jan 21, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Great Graphics.
    Cons: It needs more attacks for the characters.

    Summary: This game has great features,lots of Characters to choose from,and cool fighting stages that are great for....well.....fighting of coarse.There are more characters then the ones in the beggining but you will find who they are when you get farther in the ... read more

  • S.S.B.M. Rules!

    Sep 7, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: All the Characters, the fighting levels and all the one player levels.
    Cons: I don't think there are any!

    Summary: I personally love S.S.B.M. It is me and my friends favorite Multi-player game. We play it all the time. I can kick but with Zelda/Shiek (literally) and Roy but, my best character is Zelda/Shiek. I usually win. My best friend is always Link and my two ... read more

  • The best fighting game for any console, hands down

    May 16, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: -Easy learning curve -Always entertaining battles -Tons of play options -Great for parties!
    Cons: -Plenty of characters, but there could be so many more!

    Summary: Super Smash Bros. Melee is by far the finest offering of the genre. Easy to pick up and play, yet surprisingly deep, the plethora of different play options and customizable settings keep this game from getting stale for an incredibly long time. Also, ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros Melee IS SUPER!

    Apr 3, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: You get rewarded for your good work with trophies! With various types too!
    Cons: The trophy machine gives you the same trophy over 15 times!

    Summary: This game is one of the best 11 Nintendo games yet. With characters throughout Nintendo History. Including hidden characters which you find throughout completing fights and events based within the game! Characters include: Mario (What would a nintendo ... read more

  • Fun but why the T (teen) rating?

    Feb 1, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: VERY fun addicting and upredictable with tons of charcters and stages.
    Cons: Rated teen for Who-Knows-Why

    Summary: This game is very fun and addicting. I own this game but I must play it in my bedroom where my brother cannot watch because it is rated teen. (and he really does not like ... read more

  • Kid friendly

    Nov 23, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Fun for all ages, great replay value, easy learning curve
    Cons: some characters are too hard to get and not recognized by US gamers

    Summary: I'm a kid at heart and love my GameCube, but there's not much that holds my attention span in way of games at age 20. I love this game, there are loads of little extras, you can beat it quickly but the replay value is fantastic. There are no blood and ... read more

  • fav character

    Nov 18, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: great game great graphics and sounds well I hope everyone enjoys it.
    Cons: It gets really boring if you are by yourself so bring some friends

    Summary: Well.....let's see there are many things to be shown in this but most of you know well on how great this game is but what about some of these characters i want to know who think is the best character and why. Also with all the characters everyone have a ... read more

  • Go Smash Bros.

    Jul 23, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Great Characters and almost everything else!
    Cons: None

    Summary: Excellent game! This was one of my favorite games by the first time I played. There are many battle areas and many characters to play and battle. It is a great game to practice and then challenge your friends. Imagine, four friends or one of you against ... read more

  • Smash Bros is back, but it is much better than 64 one

    Jul 6, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Fun, addicting, different fighting modes and weapons, unlockables
    Cons: Fun, sometimes a little bit too challenging

    Summary: I found this game fun and addicting. It has many different fighting modes and weapons, and it has many different characters to unlock. This game was challenging and a must have for a nintendo ... read more

  • i love 1rst gcube game.

    Jul 2, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: ALL
    Cons: NONE

    Summary: i had rented ssb 4 n64 ahundred times & more.i was veryvery exited about this. graphics:10.there like SO awsome! gameplay:9 bit reapt. sound:8 annoying 2 da MAX! great people 2 play,good stages,i SO kick "butt"! i SO reccomed this! ... read more


    Jun 16, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: -great graphics -awesome new characters -fun 1 and multi player games
    Cons: -extremely hard event matches

    Summary: This game is the best, if you don't own it, you're missing out. This is such a unique fighting game - an exceptional sequel to the first smash brothers game. Excellent graphics and a truckload of wonderful new characters, fun variations of one player and ... read more

  • Smash Bros. lands the fatal blow against Mortal Kombat!

    Jun 6, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: level designs, unexpected secrets, Giga Bowser, new Beam Sword design
    Cons: Attacks are too simple to do, not as fast-paced as Soul Calibur II

    Summary: This game is great! It's not a bloody fighting game! No pointless fatalities! They blow up into thin air, not blow up into blood and guts! Finally, a fighting game as clean as a new car! Yes, no blood is needed for even one game with Mario! ... read more

  • The BEST GameCube Game Of All Time!

    May 27, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Cons: -NONE!

    Summary: Nintendo combines TONS of it's stars. Mario, Luigi, Princess, Link, Zelda, Samus...IT NEVER ENDS! And there are additional characters you can get by winning various things. This game is so much fun: 1 Player or 4 Players! You just can't go wrong! Every ... read more

  • An excellent game

    May 20, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Exciting, Gripping
    Cons: battle of the hand is unfair

    Summary: I think that super smash brothers lacks graphis but it still is a very good and exciting game which will keep you hooked for hours. Great for kids and ... read more

  • The best

    Jan 17, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Fun, exciting, challenging
    Cons: Frustrating occasionally, hands hurt after awhile

    Summary: It has to be one of the greatest Gamecube games. Fun, exciting, not at all inappropriate. I play it all the time. It has many challenges and rewards, so it never gets boring. The characters have their own moves that relate to their original games. ... read more

  • One of the greatest multiplayer games ever!

    Dec 5, 2003 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Great graphics, maps, scenerios, characters, and almost anything else you can think of!
    Cons: Other than the one player mode was dull, there aren't any.

    Summary: An excelent game regardless of anybody else's opinion. One of the greatest Nintendo creations ever. A perfect mix of graphics, multiplayer entertainment, music, scenerios, and characters. Truly this game will be in the top five list of the greatest ... read more

  • My 4 year old can play this and loves it.

    Nov 5, 2003 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Cute and Easy enough for a child. Wonderful Nintendo characters, bright and loads of fun.
    Cons: None

    Summary: Super Smash Brothers Melee was an instant hit in my home. With the available multi-player menu, my entire family can play and have loads of fun. Not only can we fight each other, we can team up or play the mini games and see who can gather the most coin ... read more

  • This was by far...

    Jan 30, 2003 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: This was by far the best game I have ever played. The controls are easy enough to learn, the graphi ... read more

  • This game is action packed...

    Dec 3, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: This game is action packed and has great multiplayer game play. The graphics are great and the char ... read more

  • it is a very fun...

    Dec 2, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: it is a very fun and entertaining game. You should get it. It is so sweet. The only thing is it need ... read more

  • best gamecube game ever!This game...

    Oct 22, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: best gamecube game ever!This game has been improved from the 64 version with more than 20 fighters a ... read more

  • the new moves are awsome...

    Jul 29, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: the new moves are awsome the grafics are sweet and the speed is great.there is tons of secret so t ... read more

  • best game on gamecube!! awesome...

    Jul 13, 2002 by
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    Summary: best game on gamecube!! awesome graphics! i like the different selections of battle stages and 1 pla ... read more

  • Most games offer the most...

    Jun 10, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: Most games offer the most fun in one-player modes, but with SSBM, you'll find equal, if not more, ex ... read more

  • My lil' bro and I...

    May 11, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: My lil' bro and I play this alllll the time! It"s the best game we have (and we have a lot of games) ... read more

  • This is the best multi-player...

    Apr 3, 2002 by
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    Summary: This is the best multi-player game I have ever bought.I beat the game as fast as I could.Me and 3 of ... read more

  • I love this game, it...

    Mar 13, 2002 by
    Not rated yet

    Summary: I love this game, it was a great addition to the first game. It accelled in every gaming aspect, but ... read more

  • very good A !!!So many...

    Mar 11, 2002 by
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    Summary: very good A !!!So many characters! #1 game for nintendo Gamecube!If you havent played it ... read more

  • its really cool and i...

    Mar 9, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: its really cool and i like the characters but it needs more and i like the trohpies and i like how t ... read more

  • this is a really good game

    Jan 1, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Lots of new characters,lots of combos to figure out,good to play when bored.
    Cons: not in depth classic/story mode,can be difficult at times.

    Summary: This is a pretty good game because of all the different good moves and combos for each character.When I figured out about how it kept track of all your scores from hit accuracy to distance flew.I was disappointed when I figured out the very brief story ... read more

  • Full Family Fun

    Dec 16, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: A fast game, with a selection of various computer-game characters, and is multi-player.
    Cons: The graphics are a bit small, and some characters take too long to unlock.

    Summary: Super Smash Bros Melee is a great GameCube game for the whole family. I bought it because it was a multi-player game that my youngest son, who is only four, could play with his older brothers, who are in their teens. It proved to be a big hit with all ... read more

  • A lot of Fun

    Jul 11, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: lots of characters, really for everyone
    Cons: not that much to unlock

    Summary: This game is awesome I thought I wouldn't like it then my brother begged me to play with him and I said just once and I ended playing with him about ten times. It is a lot of fun there aren't that many characters and stadiums to unlock and some of them ... read more

  • super awsome

    Jan 18, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Includes mario
    Cons: other level and other characters must be unlocked

    Summary: The super smash bros melee was an awsome experience. For those of you who like the super smash bro from Nintendo 64. you will definetely love this one! it includes more levels. A classic game witch lets a one player to go through levels. Just like in ... read more

  • Melee

    Oct 27, 2003 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Great for kids
    Cons: Kind of childish

    Summary: great game love playing it with my little brother although he kills me all the time. Great multi player game. Great for a bunch of friends ... read more

  • Really cool game. Better with...

    Nov 28, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: Really cool game. Better with someone else to play with. Kind of gets boring after awhile. If you do ... read more

  • I liked the first version...

    Oct 29, 2002 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: I liked the first version for N64. It was really cool and if I saw a friend had it, I would play it ... read more

  • unlocking the secret levels and...

    Apr 4, 2002 by
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    Summary: unlocking the secret levels and charachters is the hardest. but otherwise fun with another person. W ... read more

  • Super Smash Bros or Super Smash siblings?

    Jan 8, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Great graphics and fun single player and mulitplayer mode.
    Cons: Can be the cause of the family upset for the day

    Summary: Super Smash Bros is an awesome game for friends to pay with eachother. It has a cool one player mode and better multiplayer mode with new characters and new settings for multiplayer. It is a lot of fun to play with a group of friends or just alone, but ... read more

  • Nintendo's Great Fighter!

    Nov 8, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: All the new characters and the new All-star mode.
    Cons: It is to much like the first game.

    Summary: Mario, Luigi, Picachu, Kirby, and many many more are for the final battle. This game now consists of a new mode called all-star mode. It's is a new challenge mode, but for some reason it is called all-star mode, anyways, it is basically you go through a ... read more

  • Decent game I guess

    Jan 10, 2004 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Fun while it lasts, lots of little extras, some cool secrets.
    Cons: No replay value, characters are over done, and there is no real violence.

    Summary: Ok, I'll admit it's a pretty all right game. And yeah, it can be fun to try and get all the levels. Or doing all those little things to get extra characters. Maybe more options or those little toys from the vending machine. But after that all ... read more

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