Detailed Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
Phantom Hourglass is easily the best game on the DS, and one of the best Zelda games to date. 10/22/07 AmazoLK
The legend returns - smaller, but better than ever! 10/04/07 Arkrex
The Best Zelda Game Since Majora's Mask 10/15/07 bluej33
The DS spoils yet another classic. 10/16/07 ElDudorino
The First Truly Awful (Official) Zelda Game 01/06/08 RDFakan
Simply Put, There is Just No Reason to Play This Game. 09/01/10 TwilitLeviathan
Everything wrong with the Zelda series and Nintendo, all rolled into one package. 05/17/10 UltimaterializerX
Easy and lacking the heartfelt effort that its brothers got, but a good starting point for newcomers 12/15/09 94067
(Insert yet another remark about the game's difficulty) 10/09/07 Axl
Hell is Repetition 07/06/10 BloodGod65
The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass is filled to the brim with AWESOMENESS!! 10/30/07 Boomerang78
For a first try at Zelda, I'm impressed. 11/20/07 Chiiix3
Times have changed... 11/29/07 clarkisdark
Don't let the hourglass run out, you NEED to play this game! (9.5) 06/04/08 comebackking1
A Phantom that Should Definitely Appear in your DS Collection 10/15/07 Cooper736
Corran450's Review Series Vol. 9: The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass 03/30/09 corran450
What do you mean it's not a GameCube game? Look at it, man! 10/19/07 Crazee Boy
A must have for your DS collection. Another knockout by Nintendo. 05/21/08 Cyptosporidium
The Legend of Zelda moves to the DS. Did it live up to the rest of the series? 06/18/08 DarkBlumiere
One of the most epic RPGs on the DS 12/17/07 Dash_Jr
Link returns, with an all new fun adventure waiting to be fufilled! 12/10/07 deoxys154
While not the best Zelda game, it's still very good 03/10/11 Donald Love 87
Makes me wish I had an hourglass to slow down my time with it! 10/22/07 Dyajin
Link's first adventure for the DS proves to be excellent. 10/15/07 Frodo82524
A disappointing game. 08/19/09 Gilgamesh1317
The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass Does Great Justice to the Series 07/02/08 Grotesque_death
What is Zelda? It's the reason the DS was made, that's what it is. 10/22/07 horror_spooky
You Never Really Know Until You Try 12/29/07 ian2093
Fun but flawed; Phantom Hourglass is a gem surrounded by coal 11/20/07 Ishanji
A disappointing sequel that focused on controls and very little else 10/02/09 KCF0107
Yay, Wind Waker With Crappy DS Controls. Sign Me Up 09/29/08 LordShibas
Unfortunately, this game is too easy. 09/09/07 Mykas0
"Does this dungeon ever end...?" 06/22/16 nastynate3118
An excellent sequel to a great game 10/15/07 SeiferMaster
The Wind Waker Revisited 11/15/07 SuperPhillip
The Legend of Zelda does it again 01/03/08 Tank_Scott
Wind Waker on the go 07/25/08 Trixter800
An amazing game that was rich, but too short. 07/01/08 Wishdamume
Not quite as epic as one would hope, but a fun couple of hours nonetheless. 10/16/07 Zantriel

Full Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
Does it rank up to the best Zeldas, or is it a gimmick? Read on. 10/04/07 egervari3
Boring and gimmicky. 10/18/07 Phediuk
A breakthrough in the way Zelda is played...but at what cost? 06/11/09 _Spin_Cycle_
The ugly duckling from the Zelda series, but a great way to show off the DS's capabilities at least! 04/08/08 AceUltraGamer
Total Stylus Control Brings Down What Is Otherwise Another Solid (If Easy) Zelda Game 10/05/07 Baramos222
If you're a fan of Zelda games, you'll fully enjoy this one too. 01/22/08 Big Bob
The ultimate Zelda game for those on the go. 11/26/07 Bkstunt_31
An all new Zelda with an edge! 01/01/08 Edge578
Nintendo's Anti-Hype Campaign Buries DS' Finest Title Ever 10/08/07 GeekyDad
The Only Word To Describe Zelda Phantom Hourglass: Perfect 03/10/08 gigasguy
The best DS game by far but lacks compared to other zelda titles 11/26/07 gugubee
Unforgivable flaws ruin an otherwise decent game. 02/11/08 Guzzie
Link returns in arguably his most epic handheld adventure yet. 10/15/07 Habefiet
Very linear, yet very enjoyable. 11/27/07 Hylian_Woodfall
Fun, but irritatingly lacking, and obviously NOT the best DS game. 10/15/08 IIRomanTwoII
A Whole New Take For Me 10/04/11 imagine606
The highly anticipated sequel to LoZ:WW is finally here! 10/22/07 InfernoCrossing
Finally a Zelda game for the DS. Did it live up to expectations? 07/09/07 jokerz_13
There's certainly enough key Zelda elements there to make it a worthwhile. 06/12/17 Junior_AIN
NES Zelda remixed into a new game 10/17/07 Legender93
The doldrums that remain from the great waves before 11/19/14 Linkzcap
Leave a trace. 02/01/19 Malorkus
Portable Zelda gaming is dying, or should start. 04/20/09 Menji
One of the best in the series 03/23/09 Naked Snake
Best fifteen hours of my life... 10/18/07 NinjaZidt
Nintendo brings Zelda to the DS. 11/12/07 orestes1981
A normal Zelda however you look at it - With superb stylus controls. 10/12/07 PokemonAddict23
A decent game, but nothing to write home about. 04/24/12 RageBot
Possible one of the best game on the DS so far 10/29/07 silverstars320
This is what Wind Waker should have been. 11/26/07 the_Bored23
Great fun, but not a classic Zelda. 04/13/09 the_superiorx2
Touch & go with Link in the latest Zelda Game 03/09/09 thegamemaster8
The controls are absolutely superb and really make the game great - alongside a good overworld and very nice graphics of course 07/02/08 TheMadcapLaughs
Zelda's first foray on to the DS succeeds 01/14/08 vallunge
An Enjoyable, Yet Flawed Zelda Title 10/09/07 XZero319

Quick Reviews

Review Title Posted Author Rating
It's easy, but still fun... 03/04/09 1guynamedchris
I'll take Temple of the Ocean King for a thousand, Alex! 01/18/08 abbyhitter
This game is... EPIC! 10/03/07 AtomicGoomba
A legend slightly out of the timeline... 02/06/08 Awakened_Link
One of the Greatest DS games EVERY DS owner should have! 07/23/08 BenhTheMan
A Classic 03/12/08 blackdeath1009
Yo - Ho - Ho and a Bottle of Milk? 05/21/09 BlueBoy675
The Sand Slips Too Fast 11/12/07 chemicalinxs
Zelda makes landfall onto the DS with an astounding boom 10/05/09 comicfire
The Best Zelda Handheld for DS!! 11/19/07 Darkdoomsday
This wasn't as great as The Twilight Princess, but it still was outstanding. 07/15/09 Fierce___________Link
You owe it to yourself to buy this game. 10/04/07 FiftyTen
A long time coming. 12/10/09 FlaminFro
Phantom Hourglass, a total control master piece 10/27/08 fuchigole
Possibly the best Zelda yet! 10/08/07 gamerelite1
the best DS game ever 10/16/08 Gavni
Overhyped. Worst Zelda game I have ever played. 01/03/08 HalfDragonBronz
A fun, easy game 10/19/07 hanmo
A new way to start gaming! 10/08/07 Heiedono
I was hooked for days..... 10/12/07 Ichigo_kurasaki
The Legend of...Zelda? 01/03/08 KB48
Looking for change? Here it is. 10/08/07 killer_chaos
The Legend of Zelda continues with another fantastic game! 11/19/07 KumquatMuffin
The score says it all --- fun to play, but some minor, but no major flaws. 10/15/07 Lethargied
About time the DS got a true masterpiece. 06/25/07 nehanBosatsu
Yet another fantastic zelda game 02/13/08 NickDreadskull
Really not disappointing in any way 11/19/07 Ninjujitsu
Wind Waker-style, but still unique 02/23/09 Norn_Guy
Rats are annoying. 12/23/09 PokeLoveGuy9
A great game, With a few downsides. 07/05/07 Poliwrath
A Zelda game that upholds the tradition; a fantastic game! 10/18/07 PrincessZelda84
I'd give it a B plus or A minus 11/05/07 PT_Piranha
An engaging experience that can be described as simply DS. 11/01/07 RPGamer15
Link embarks in another spalshy adventure! 11/12/07 Runcola_Uzumaki
Legend of Zelda: The Phantom Hourglass 02/25/08 Scorch3000
Best Game Ever!!!!!!!!!!!! 11/26/07 ShippudenNaruto
The greatest rpg has gone portable!!!! 08/14/08 Steverino2
Do I have to say it? 08/03/07 swimmering
Something of a Weak link in the series. 08/17/09 turtlethetaffer
A very great zelda game 01/03/08 XanaDragon

Video Reviews

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