Excerpt: If there is anything good that can be said about Beowulf the Game , it's the look of the levels. For the most part, all of the locations have a very nice feel to them; unfortunately, the same thing can't really be said for the characters.
Excerpt: That's not Angelina's face. Looks nothing like her. That might be her body, and her breasts... maybe. But that's not her face. Either the developers were using a pirated version of the fully CG film as source material or Ms Jolie banned the use of her likeness as well as her voice in the game. Sigh.
Excerpt: Pros: Beowulf is one of these movies licensed games that you will either love or hate. I personally love it, it caters to the casual gamer, has cinematic flavor to it in small bits, combat is very simple (kinda like Conan but bloodier) and the sound and graphics are superbly done.
Summary: Beowulf is a combat-driven action adventure game set in the realms of Nordic mythology. Arrogant, self-serving and lustful for gold and glory, as Beowulf you will journey to Denmark to destroy a bloodthirsty beast wreaking havoc on a frigid land.
Excerpt: So I heard they were doing a movie adaptation of "Beowulf," the epic poem written by an anonymous author that many of us read in school. At first, I was a touch concerned, especially considering there really wasn't much to that story besides a very straightforward plot- hero arrives, kills monster,...
Excerpt: TOUT HEROS DOIT FAIRE FACE A SES DEMONS La légende de Beowulf est un conte fantastique écrit au Xème siècle qui raconte l'histoire épique d'un guerrier nommé Beowulf. L'histoire se déroule au Vème siècle en Scandinavie. La légende raconte les combats titanesques d'un guerrier légendaire...
Conclusion: Certo fare un videogioco da un film è sempre una sfida, a volte riesce a volte meno. Beowulf è nella media di un qualsiasi titolo di avventura splatter. In sostanza è apprezzabile, ma consigliato solo agli appassionati del genere.