Excerpt: At one point in time, the NFL Blitz franchise was a huge seller for Midway back in the PlayStation and N64 days. The arcade smash translated extremely well for home consoles, and gamers flocked to the series with open arms.
Conclusion: I had a good time with the original Blitz: The League and found that it offered a nice taste of the darker side of football. The gameplay was light, but fun, and the overall experience was enjoyable despite its flaws.
Excerpt: Blitz: The League II is the second in Midway’s anti-NFL football franchise, designed to highlight and glamorize the less wholesome aspects of the game. With no NFL license the developers have gone the extra mile to keep things interesting via plenty of rough play, injuries, drugs, and nightlife.
Summary: Games zijn op allerlei manieren in hokjes te plaatsen. Eén van die manieren is te beoordelen of een game ‘realistisch’ of ‘arcade’ is. In de American Football-wereld is de Blitz-franchise van Midway de arcade-tegenhanger.
Pros: Scheurende balzakken en krakende schedels, Doping