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WWE Wrestlemania X8
5.1 out of 10

WWE Wrestlemania X8

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Overall 6
6.0

WWE Wrestlemania X8 (GameCube) Review

Cubed³
15 February 2004
  • Summary: Wrestling. You're either a die hard fan or you despise the sight of it, and it is this view on the franchise that will determine whether you enjoy Wrestlemania X8. Being the only wrestler on the Gamecube worth discussing, yes Legends of Wrestling is that bad, you'd think that would make it a must...
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Overall 7
7.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
28 April 2003
  • Excerpt: THQ stated that WrestleMania X8 would be a mixture of Smackdown and No Mercy. This is true but if you are expecting a No Mercy remake from the Smackdown team, you won't find it here.
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Overall 7
7.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
28 April 2003
  • Excerpt: THQ stated that WrestleMania X8 would be a mixture of Smackdown and No Mercy. This is true but if you are expecting a No Mercy remake from the Smackdown team, you won't find it here.
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Overall 6
5.5
Gameplay 5
5.0
Graphics 9
8.5
Sound 6
6.0
Control 6
6.0
Addiction 7
7.0

WWE WrestleMania X8

Nintendo World Report
28 August 2002
  • Summary: Does Wrestlemania X8 reach the pinnacle of excellence akin to Shawn Michaels’ Summerslam performance, or does it fall on its face, clutching it’s leg in pain not unlike one Kevin ‘Big Lazy’ Nash? Click to find out.
  • Pros: A very polished visual experience, especially for a first generation title, Numerous play modes like Hell in a Cell and TLC matches increase replay value, The most updated roster currently available
  • Cons: A handful of entrance themes are missing for no reason, Create a Wrestler leaves a lot to be desired when it comes to appearance, Shoddy wrestling engine and questionable collision detection, Very few number of grapples available while playing
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Overall 6
6.0

Expert Review

GamesFirst!
1 August 2002
  • Excerpt: We're back! And we've brought you a big, steaming helping of some extreme reviews. The newly dubbed "WWE" makes its debut on your Gamecube, and wrestling fans should be amped. Wrestlemania X8 is a beauty to behold, and the combination of some old-school game concepts with new controls could be just...
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Overall 7
6.5
Gameplay 5
5.0
Graphics 7
7.0
Sound 6
6.0
Control 7
7.0
Addiction 7
7.0

WWE WrestleMania X8

Nintendo World Report
11 June 2002
  • Summary: THQ's first WWE title has some redeeming qualities. Some.
  • Pros: 42 Superstars, and six hidden, all with entrances and finishers., Decent "Create a Wrestler", Lots of match types, including the outstanding Hell in a Cell, and the innovative Battle for the Belts.
  • Cons: Extremely rushed, with collision and clipping issues abundant., Not the grapple system fans had hoped for., Unbalanced single-player mode
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Overall 6
6.0

WWE WrestleMania X8

GamePro.com
11 June 2002
  • Excerpt: The first wrestling game for the GameCube arrives, and it�s a bomb. Not the bomb but a bomb.
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Overall 5
5.5

WWE Wrestlemania X8

Into Liquid Sky
27 December 2000
  • Excerpt: WWE Wrestlemania X8 is another in the long line of wrestling games based on the popular entertainment series. This time around, Yuke's ( Smackdown 3 ) has promised a mix between Smackdown and No Mercy (still popular from the N64 days).
  • Pros: Lots of Wrestling Modes, Easy to pick up, Good multiplayer
  • Cons: Not all of the wrestler models look good, Poor sound effects/music, Shallow CAW mode
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Overall 6
6.0

Wrestlemania X8 (ngc)

GBase
12 March 2005
  • Conclusion: Bislang wurden Besitzer des Game Cube lediglich mit einem Wrestling Spiel bedacht. <i>THQ</i> schafft nun Abhilfe und bringt ein weiteres Wrestling Spiel für den Game Cube auf den Markt.
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Overall 5
5.0
Gameplay 4
4.0
Graphics 6
5.5
Sound 5
4.5
Lastability 6
6.0

WWE Wrestlemania X8

JeuxVideo.fr
10 October 2002
  • Excerpt: C'est amusant de constater à quel point les studios Jakks Pacific sont productifs en matière de jeux de catch mais surtout en matière de grosses daubes. C'est vrai, THQ nous en sort tout juste une, qu'une seconde prend immédiatement le relais sur un autre support.
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