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GF Rating

2543 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating

Really Bad

Fun for a little bit.

posted by JThimdit (LEWIS CENTER, OH) Feb 18, 2009

Member since Feb 2006

It started out fun but really over repetitive game play soured it for me. The first few levels are fun but I came to a point where the game just kept throwing the same bad guys to fight over and over again. They are easy to defeat but when an endurance fight takes priority over level design it just grinded the game to a halt for me. If you like the show and want to play the game give it a shot but its definitely not a game I'd buy.

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GF Rating

Above Average

Returned After One Playing

posted by FensterBos (WAYLAND, MA) Feb 18, 2009

Member since Nov 2003

I have this a 6 because it is innovative and unique, but I found it a little boring and frustrating. I played the recent Star Wars/Jedi game and liked that a ton better than this game.
I got this expecting more, but was disappointed.

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GF Rating

Above Average

Cameras kill

posted by cbrower91 (CITRUS HEIGHTS, CA) Feb 15, 2009

Member since Jan 2009

This game could've been so much better had they'd done a better job on camera angles. It's maddening, like launch a controller into the wall maddening.

It's so bad it make's simple things like cutting rope next to impossible. Throw that in with the boss battles and it kills the potential of this game.

Graphically it's great, looks almost as good as valkyrie chronicles. The soundtrack is also outstanding especially when battles heat up.

To bad something as simple as the camera angles ruins this game, for an example it's almost dynasty warriors 6 bad, but not quite

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