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GF Rating
5.3

654 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
1

Horrible

THE WORST

posted by Track2343 (Colorado Springs, CO) Jul 19, 2008

Member since May 2008

1 out of 1 gamers (100%) found this review helpful

This game is nothing but boring mutiplayer boring everything is boring in this game it suks

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GF Rating
4

Weak

Eeh...not so great

posted by Bobby117 (BLACKWOOD, NJ) Apr 28, 2008

Member since Apr 2008

4 out of 5 gamers (80%) found this review helpful

the two-player mode was limited and boring. The game play was confusing and didn't give you enough info to start out. It didn't tell me what I was supposed to be doing. Just plops you down in the middle of a hive to let you figure it out for yourself.

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GF Rating
6

Above Average

Well, It Wasn't Bad Per Se

posted by DaMikeSC (COLUMBIA, SC) Jan 1, 2008

Top Reviewer

Member since Jul 2007

4 out of 6 gamers (67%) found this review helpful

The game is, of course, based on the movie. I know, shocker.

You are, yes, a bee. Your goal in life is to leave the hive and interact with humans. This game follows your pursuit of this dream and, later, your pursuit of a man who is stealing all of the bee's honey in pursuit of world domination or some such nonsense.

The game is an ode to Quick-Time Events. You get them by the truckload in the game with pretty much level using them fairly extensively. You use them to get through traffic and to fight off humans. Your final boss "fight" is, basically, a lengthy QTE. And don't even get me started on how insanely cheap the final fight is. Words don't do justice.

You know, I liked Dragon's Lair back in 1983 or so --- but it does not mean that I like that particular style of gameplay NOW, but it seems to be more prevalent now than ever before.

Stop me if this sounds like a really riveting title. Because gameplay wise, it ain't.

But the cutscenes and the like ARE good and are voiced by the actors. So, yes, this game has better cutscenes than gameplay --- but, hey, it's something to hang their hats on, so who am I to condemn?

This game is a fairly easy target for 1000 Achievement Points, and you might find some of the cutscenes entertaining, but like all of the movie games but Harry Potter, it's not anything you'll regret missing, nor will you remember much about it an hour after you finish playing it.

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