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GF Rating
5.7

806 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
6

Above Average

Not that bad

posted by Jamervan (GREENSBORO, NC) Mar 11, 2014

Member since Mar 2014

5 out of 5 gamers (100%) found this review helpful

The game isn't as bad as some people are making it out to be, but it isn't the best game ever either. The upgrade system is mostly useless so don't worry about upgrading everything unless you're trying to play on max difficulty. The graphics aren't the worst I've seen and nothing just pops out as horrid. Sometimes in the cut-scenes, the audio and video aren't in sync, but this doesn't derail from the experience. My main issue with the game is the map and moving around. It's more tedious to get from one place to another than it needs to be and some of the windows you think you're breaking into are actually doors into another map section with no warnings, which lead to a load screen to go through and another to get back. A fast travel system or even a map with icons explaining what leads where would've increased my rating by at least 2 points. I'm not a huge stealth game fan, I played this because it looks like Dishonored, which I loved, but is nothing like it. If you don't like sitting in shadows for what seems like eternity and doing everything possible to avoid being seen this isn't the game for you. All of my maps except 1 were listed as me finishing as a Predator because I preferred to just knock people out when I got impatient. Overall not a horrible game, but could have been much better.

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GF Rating
6

Above Average

Thief

posted by SubSonic21 (KINGSLAND, GA) Mar 21, 2014

Member since Mar 2014

2 out of 2 gamers (100%) found this review helpful

Being a fan of the Thief series on PC, I anxiously awaited this title on XBOX. Once receiving the game and playing, however, I was a little disappointed. The designers could have done so much more!

Make no mistake, I did enjoy the game title but the missions seem very repetitive. The graphics are only mildly improved upon from Looking Glass studios' THIEF on PC from over a decade ago. The AI could use improvement because the NPCs follow a basic route and repeat the same dialogue sequences over and over and....well, you understand.

On the plus side, it is refreshing to build upon the Thief's abilities throughout the course of the game and the use of the objects in addition to the shadows to hide your character.

In short, I would recommend this game as a weekend rental and you will enjoy the challenge, but do not buy because low replay makes the game undesirable to keep.

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GF Rating
3

Bad

Boring

posted by LordspeXt (DELTONA, FL) Mar 15, 2014

Member since Feb 2014

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

If you like stealthy games with not much action. Well this is your game. I got bored fast. But to each their own. YOu might like this. Just not for me.

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