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Gretzky NHL
6.0 out of 10

Gretzky NHL

Officially licensed by the NHL and NHLPA, Gretzky NHL for the PS Read more

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Overall 8
7.5
Gameplay 7
7.1
Graphics 7
6.9
Sound 7
7.1
Replay value 7
7.1

Gretzky NHL

Family Friendly Gaming
2 February 2013
  • Excerpt: The video that welcomes the player when they first boot up Gretzky NHL is as good as any DVD. Gretzky has had a long, and successful career in the icy sport of hockey. 989 Studios (which has since been swallowed by Sony) has had to play catch up on Electronic Arts, and Sega in most sports games.
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GameBump
25 July 2008
Overall 6
6.2

Gretzky NHL

Game Over Online
29 November 2006
  • Excerpt: If you followed the suggestions from gaming companies, you might think that the sport of hockey was once a black hole, full of brutish, stick wielding thugs. Fights and hard body checks were the norm, and any grace associated with the sport was farcical at best.
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Overall 7
7.0

Gretzky NHL

Playstation Illustrated
3 June 2006
  • Excerpt: As with 989’s other PSP launch game, NBA , it is very easy to be initially wowed by Gretzky NHL ’s graphics. And, for the most part, it’s a great looking game. As expected, the graphics have been downgraded from the PS2 version just a bit to work on the PSP, but the overall look and feel is still...
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Overall 6
6.0
Features 5
5.0
Gameplay 5
5.0
Graphics 8
7.5
Sound 7
7.0
Lifespan 5
4.5

Gretzky NHL

Gaming Target
20 June 2005
  • Summary: Gotta love Sony's make-believe sports...wait, hockey is real?
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Overall 4
3.6
Gameplay 3
3.0
Graphics 4
4.0
Sound 4
4.0
Control 4
4.0
Addiction 3
3.0

Expert Review

PSX Extreme
3 May 2005
  • Excerpt: I don't know much about hockey, but I do know enough to realize that unresponsive controls, busted A.I., loose puck handling, and jumpy graphics are the kinds of things that no one wants to see in an officially licensed product.
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Overall 6
6.0

Gretzky NHL

Operation Sports
14 April 2005
  • Excerpt: While the real NHL remains in a holding pattern, the virtual NHL continues to drop the puck on consoles everywhere. Sony's new PSP has shown a strong commitment to sports gaming in its launch lineup, and
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CVG
23 March 2005
  • Excerpt: 989 Sports took a year off developing a lot of their titles in order to improve the overall quality of their games. Gretzky NHL was one of these titles and it came out on the PlayStation 2 last year.
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Review-PSP: Gretzky NHL

Playstadium
25 May 2006
  • Excerpt: Lad mig sige det fra start, jeg har ikke rørt et eneste Ishockey spil, siden jeg fik min PS2 engang i foråret 2000. Mit ishockey-underskud skyldes nok, at sporten jo ikke er en af de mest udbredte på disse breddegrader.
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