By Dan Coyle on March 10, 2014 - 10:10am.
In the minority
HIGH Nearly everything unpleasant about The Third is fixed here.
LOW Steelport is still hella gross to look at.
WTF The ending features a scene so hideous I thought I'd gotten the bad ending.
By Sinan Kubba on March 9, 2014 - 1:02am.
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By Darren Forman on March 7, 2014 - 11:25am.
Now, Go Bravely
HIGH Forging ridiculously awesome equipment and putting it to use.
LOW The game is eternally marching towards an ill-advised cutoff point.
WTF Phonetically speaking, Esty Dee is quite possibly the most unfortunate name ever.
By Kristin Renee Taylor on March 7, 2014 - 11:12am.
HIGH Someone had fun making this game, and it really shows...
LOW ...Except in the unwieldy underwater segments.
WTF Of all the Disney women Mizrabel could go after, she chooses the anthromorphic mouse? I don't even want to know what's about.
By Brad Gallaway on March 6, 2014 - 11:26am.
What is a man? A miserable little pile of... awesome!
HIGH Taking out a horde of enemies flawlessly while moving like lightning.
LOW The stealth section in the garden needs some tweaking.
WTF This game's Metacritic score. What the hell is wrong with people?
By Richard Naik on March 5, 2014 - 4:04pm.
When Firefly is the highlight of your Batman game, you have a serious problem
HIGH Everything involving Firefly, minus his dialogue.
LOW Everything involving Bane, including his dialogue.
WTF If I need to sneak into the police station without drawing attention, why am I fistfighting the entire Gotham Police Department?
By Darren Forman on March 4, 2014 - 10:47am.
Don't drink the water
HIGH Hey, that’s Karura from Utawarerumono!
LOW Irritating end bosses, we meet again.
WTF An interdimensional clash of titans resulting from the search for ‘hot guys’?
By Sparky Clarkson on February 26, 2014 - 1:05pm.
HIGH Exploring the cenotes to find artifacts.
LOW Ugh, a mission with Connor.
WTF So I guess I just exit this warehouse and... OH GOD A BEAR!
By Steven Gillham on February 26, 2014 - 12:25pm.
How I tried to stop worrying and love the drift
HIGH Lovely track environments, delicious vehicle handling, intriguing event variety.
LOW Occasionally aggressive AI behavior, unconscionable amount of grind in single-and multi-player.
WTF The single-player campaign's half-hearted mixture of social media bandwagoning and corporate celebration is truly bizarre.
By Brad Gallaway on February 24, 2014 - 10:12am.
Stealing Stuff In Dark Places
HIGH Garrett is flowing, smooth, dark and deadly.
LOW Too many illogical, immersion-shattering instances of weirdness.
WTF Where the hell does Garrett carry all the stuff he swipes?!?
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