Rent Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian for Xbox 360
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Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

Not Rentable
Also on:DS, Wii
GF Rating
5.5

1032 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
6

Above Average

rent it

posted by cruzinho (IMPERIAL BEACH, CA) Jul 4, 2009

Member since Apr 2005

4 out of 5 gamers (80%) found this review helpful

not that bad for a movie based game , RENT IT if you collect achievements , the game itself its a little boring but its short a think about 3 hours to finish it with 1000 achievements pts...

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GF Rating
8

Very Good

Great Fun for a movie game

posted by Yomnad84 (STANFORDVILLE, NY) May 14, 2009

Member since May 2007

9 out of 12 gamers (75%) found this review helpful

This may look like a dumb game but its very fun to play for kids and adults some of the puzzles are kind of tough but very doable.. For the achievement junkies quick easy 1000 in about 2 hours really cant miss any of the collectibles... Very Fun Game !!

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GF Rating
8

Very Good

A Pleasant Surprise

posted by Feonyx (SEATTLE, WA) Feb 4, 2010

Member since Aug 2009

3 out of 4 gamers (75%) found this review helpful

If you are renting a game like this it is for one of three reasons; You want to boost your gamer score or you have kids or both. I fit into the "both" category.

As the other reviewers have already mentioned the biggest gripe about the game is it's length (re: too short) which is great if you want your 1000GP, but not so good if you got it for your kids to goof around with it. Another is that some of the puzzles are not kid friendly at all. Why make the game easy to play and get into and then throw a hard Tower of Hanoi puzzle or car parking puzzle into it (moving trilobites around)?

The real reason for this review however is that I loved how they incorporated learning material into the game so your kids actually learn a few things without even knowing it. Sure there is a lot of artistic license needed when bringing back to life a Pharoah that has been dead for thousands of years.

If ever there was a reason for Gamefly this game is one of them. Too short, but a lot of fun.

Feonyx

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