Conclusion: Iron Man represents the latest in the line of failed movie-to-game adaptations, but there is an alternative consumer route: take the money you would have spent on this portable mishap and purchase a ticket for the theatrical release of the movie. You'll have a great time at a fraction of the price.
Excerpt: The events following or prefixing a release of a major blockbuster picture is of second nature to gamers. Usually before or after the movie, we are treated with several different media tie-ins, including a video game adaptation. With the very recent release of the Iron Man motion picture, Sega have gone ahead and put out a somewhat disappointing adaptation of the film for all conceivable systems, including Nintendo\’s DS.
Excerpt: It's so easy to be disappointed with a superhero videogame. They always start off with such great potential. After all, who wouldn't want to play as some dude who can fly around and punch other dudes through walls? The problem is, superhero games very rarely live up to our expectations.
Excerpt: With the movie currently doing big business in box offices all around the world, it comes as no surprise that Iron Man has undergone the videogame treatment. While we have previously sat down with the console version of the game (of which you can check out the PALGN review here ) and hated everything that it has stood for, PALGN sat down with an open mind to see whether the Nintendo DS version has succeeded in recreating the world of the Marvel superhero in a way to...
Summary: haben sich mit der Videospielumsetzung zu
wahrlich nicht mit Ruhm bekleckert und liefern ein in beinahe allen Bereichen unterdurchschnittliches und auf die Schnelle hingebasteltes Lizenzspiel ab, dem es vor allem an Abwechslung und guter Spielbarkeit fehlt. Schade um die starke Lizenz...
Pros: Aufrüstbarer High-Tech-Anzug, Iron Man, Unterstützt DS Rumble Pak