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GF Rating
7.8

73 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
9

Excellent

amazing

posted by cole345 (EDISON, NJ) Aug 20, 2014

Member since Feb 2013

you get to explore manhatan with spiderman. I'd like other marvel games like this-set in new york. this is great,no more than great its amazing! :)

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GF Rating
7

Good

Spider ehh.

posted by JPlayEy (HANOVER PARK, IL) Apr 9, 2013

Member since Jan 2013

Despite the short/medium length story and its glitchy graphics and stale interactions this game offers a lot of activity with side missions and collections so it basically makes up for what it lacks in... Overall a good game.

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GF Rating
5

Fair

Mediocre

posted by MetalMario (PITTSFIELD, NH) Mar 23, 2013

Member since Apr 2010

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

It's not great, but it's not terrible either. The meat of the game lacks a certain charm, and the combat is simplistic, but swinging around Manhattan to accomplish good deeds is fun, even if they're the same good deeds over and over again. The story and voice acting are good, and there's loads of stuff to collect and unlock (including some fine comic books, which you can read from cover to cover). I guess it's nice that all the DLC challenges from the other console versions are included on the disc, but, personally, I wasn't all that enthralled by them. Also, there's some pretty atrocious screen tearing at times, and the Gamepad touch sensitivity isn't quite responsive enough.

If you're a big Spider-Man fan, this game is worth a rent (or maybe even a purchase, if you can get it cheap enough). If you're looking for a really excellent superhero game on Wii U, however, pick up "Batman: Arkham City" instead.

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