About Us | Game Reviews | Feature Articles | Podcast | Best Work | Forums | Shop | Review Game

Go Back   GameCritics.com Forums > GameCritics.com Discussion > Community User Submissions

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-12-2009, 11:15 PM   #1
DR.GAME@101
New Poster
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Posts: 6
Rep Power: 0 DR.GAME@101 is an unknown quantity at this point
Thumbs up Please Rate This Review: Pinball Heroes (PSP)

Hello!

Dr.Game@101 here and I'm reviewing "Pinball Heroes" for the PSP. What is Pinball Heroes? "Pinball Heroes" is obviously an arcade styled pinball game but it has 4 awesome tables that are available for purchase. There's "Uncharted", "Hot Shots Golf", "High Velocity Bowling" and "PAIN", and each is only $ 3.99! So does it worth the purchase?

------------------------------------------------------------------
HIGH Great Graphics and Easy Controls

LOW Each table is 4 Dollars!

WTF Online Server dosen't work!
------------------------------------------------------------------

First off the presentation and the graphics are simply awesome. They won't blow you away but it's still pretty to look at. At the main menu you'll have the selection of 4 tables and each one is $ 3.99. The table I bought is "PAIN" which is a PS3 game where you have to shoot Jarvis McBalsy from a giant slingshot and cause him as much damage as possible. Anyways, every time I hit the ball hits a corner or a bouncer, hilarious characters like a guy dressed as a cow or Jarvis kept saying stuff like "That was Awesome!" or "OHH My Balls!" and more that I not going to say.

Now the main thing is the controls so you use the left and right shoulder buttons to swing the "fllipers" and you can also do stuff like move the table side ways with the select button, tilt the table with the analog stick and zoom in/out with a square. The controls are simple and easy to use. Also as an extra every table has its own unlockable trophies that will help you with your high score and there's also an online leader board so you can show off your talents. But at this moment right the server is not working so you'll just have to wait.

Bottom Line is if you're are fan of pinball games or such games like "Uncharted”, “Hot Shots Gold Golf" and "PAIN", oh and also like collecting trophies and posting your high-score one the leader board (who doesn't?) then it's an absolute MUST BUY!

I'm giving "Pinball Heroes" 4 out of 5!

Disclosures: This game was obtained via Playstation Store and reviewed on the PSP. Approximately 5 hours of play was devoted to single-player modes.

Parents: This game is made for kids and parents everywhere. No mature thems, because it's PINBALL!

Deaf and Hard of Hearing: Since it's just a pinball game there are no voice-overs or music what so ever except for small silly sounds and yells depending on which table your playing on.


Last edited by DR.GAME@101; 08-27-2010 at 04:01 PM. Reason: Added Screenshot!
DR.GAME@101 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-15-2009, 01:53 PM   #2
Mike Bracken
Next-Gen Poster
 
Mike Bracken's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Oakland, CA
Posts: 2,854
Rep Power: 18 Mike Bracken is on a distinguished road
Re: Please Rate This Review: Pinball Heroes (PSP)

Hi Dr. Game.

This is an interesting review, but it doesn't fit our review format at all as it's currently written. We don't do lists of + and - here at GC and we try to shy away from such a purely bullet point style of reviewing (which we sometimes fail at--but we try).

I think you're definitely capable of writing reviews, but for us to use this you'd have to rework it in both the presentation and content so it fits in more neatly with the tone of the site. If you're up for that, I'm sure we'd all be glad to offer detailed feedback.
__________________
The Horror Geek.com
http://thehorrorgeek.com
Reviews, Rants, and News from The Horror Geek

My game collection: http://users.ign.com/collection/sadeian
Mike Bracken is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-24-2010, 10:59 PM   #3
DR.GAME@101
New Poster
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Posts: 6
Rep Power: 0 DR.GAME@101 is an unknown quantity at this point
Re: Please Rate This Review: Pinball Heroes (PSP)

I did some editing on this but for personal reasons I had to create a new account:
http://www.gamecritics.com/forums/member.php?u=28388
DR.GAME@101 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
About Us | Privacy Policy | Review Game | FAQ | Contact Us | Twitter | Facebook |  RSS
Copyright 1999-2010 GameCritics.com. All rights reserved.