Excerpt: The original inFAMOUS 2 was one of the PS3’s best games when it was released two years ago, and was one of my initial must-haves when I first bought the system. It was technically a very good game - it looked fantastic, had a pretty epic storyline, gave you the choice to be good or evil with various...
Excerpt: Can someone please explain to me why inFamous 2 received a ‘T’ for Teen rating instead of an ‘M’ for the Mature rating? This game is ultra violent, bloody, contains enticement to lust, and tons of bad language. Playing inFamous 2 is like watching ‘R’ rated movies for twenty hours.
Excerpt: inFAMOUS 2 continues Cole MacGrath’s story, and sees him leave behind Empire City, where he changed the world by detonating the Ray Sphere in Empire City and ultimately has left chaos in his wake on his way to New Marais, the setting for inFAMOUS 2.
Excerpt: Two years ago, Sucker Punch, known from the Sly cooper franchise, very unexpectedly came up with a new IP. As a lightning strike Cole McGrath was dropped in the open world game InFamous and delivered us a couple of hours of gaming fun.
Summary: Oh Zeke, what are we going to do with you? True fans of the inFAMOUS series will tell you that Zeke Dunbar is as important to the games’ formula(s) as Cole McGrath himself. Cole’s best friend and sidekick is an integral part of both the inFAMOUS lore and Cole’s life.
Conclusion: inFAMOUS 2: Festival of Blood is an enjoyable adventure that fans of the will thoroughly enjoy. It is a tongue and cheek side-tale in an already entertaining world. If you love inFAMOUs, you will love this chapter as well.
Summary: It must be tough to make a video game sequel. When you’re making an original IP, you have the benefit of presenting something entirely fresh to audiences. If your game becomes popular enough to warrant a sequel, you have to execute a tough balancing act.