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Shining Tears
5.7 out of 10

Shining Tears

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Overall 7
7.1
Gameplay 7
7.0
Graphics 8
7.9
Sound 7
7.2
Storyline 7
7.1
Control 7
6.5

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RPGFan
2 July 2007
  • Excerpt: The Shining series, like many of Sega's franchises, kept reinventing the wheel, losing what made the franchise so great in the first place. The franchise was initially a first-person dungeon crawler, but they are best known for their strategy games.
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Overall 7
6.5

Shining Tears

Just RPG
9 December 2006
  • Excerpt: I truly enjoyed my time with Shining Tears . I thought that the game was fun, the characters were adorable, and the art style was unique and beautiful. So, you the reader might be wondering why, if I enjoyed the game so much, I did not give it a higher score?
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Review – Shining Tears

videolamer
17 February 2006
  • Conclusion: Shining Tears Developed by Amusement Vision Published by Sega
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Overall 3
3.0

Shining Tears review (PS2)

HonestGamers
17 January 2006
  • Excerpt: For a very brief moment, I'm going to assume that you're deeply familiar with the other Shining games.
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Overall 5
5.0

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GamesAreFun
17 April 2005
  • Excerpt: The story starts with the hero, Xion, washing up on shore to be discovered with two magical rings. These rings are the Twin Dragon Rings of Legend. The rings are dangerous, though. The two ancient knights that bore them originally suffered a doomed fate.
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Overall 6
6.0
Gameplay 6
5.8
Graphics 7
6.5
Sound 6
6.0
Control 6
5.8
Addiction 6
6.0

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PSX Extreme
8 April 2005
  • Excerpt: Unfortunately, all is not well with this game. There are some nice character designs, a few decent pieces of music, an interesting focus on duality, and other ideas that might have been great, but Shining Tears ultimately falls flat in execution and in its pacing.
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Review: Shining Tears (PS2)

Diehard GameFAN
31 March 2005
  • Excerpt: It’s hard to believe that two years ago I was lamenting how there were no new Shining Games. And now, in a span of 2 years, we have 4 games with that title. First there was Shining Soul , which was a good GBA game, that eschewed the Strategy RPG stylings of Shining Force and went into a weird...
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