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GF Rating
7.2

3028 ratings

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GF Rating
8

Very Good

A little short but still a good addition

posted by foff667 (CLERMONT, FL) Oct 19, 2013

Member since Nov 2012

I originally purchased gears of war 3 and liked it so much I decided to purchase the entire collection, went through & beat 1, 2 & 3 and then played Judgement, they tried to change the game and this almost always backfires. I'm a big ratchet & clank fan and they did this when they went to the all 4 one & full frontal assault concepts after what was a great campaign. Epic/MS did something similar here in that now you switch from character to character the whole way through, they also split the game up into two sections, a prequel to GOW1 and a post GOW3, both of which are very short and seem to be shorter(combined) than any of the first 3 campaigns. Also they changed the controls(in their defense it was probably requested but who makes a 1, 2, 3 and then changes the controls in 4?)

With that said if you liked gears of war 1, 2, 3 who can resist playing & beating judgement...and since the campaign is shorter it might be worth just renting rather than purchasing. It doesn't add a ton to the story but is fun none the less.

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GF Rating
8

Very Good

good game but same as the others

posted by gunznbutta (MECHANICSBURG, PA) Aug 11, 2013

Member since Aug 2012

it definatly is a great rent jus now wow facter after it being the 4th GoW but the old ones were great so maybe not a buy but definatly a fun game jus not much different it was just thrown together with the same stuff that worked ever other time jus so they could make some money this year n not let the franchise die im sure the next GoW will have something epic to remember for sure they were just buying time til the new xbox comes out

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GF Rating
6

Above Average

Better than most squadees

posted by Yikes78 (KNOXVILLE, TN) Aug 6, 2013

Member since Apr 2010

Fairly routine squad-based game except the aiming/shooting is a bit better than usual and the concept of changing characters/paths as story develops in interesting. Enjoyed the yea/nay on challenges at beginning of each battle, too. I am not a big fan of war games but this one was fun to play. I played longer than planned but it wasn't compelling enough to finish.

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