www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Swarm
7.6 out of 10

Swarm

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with Swarm

Showing 1-10 of 26

Swarm Review

VideoGamer.com
27 July 2011
  • Excerpt: You never feel like you're in control when playing Swarm, though that's probably because guiding 50 hapless blue blobs to any particular destination was always going to cause problems. The controls don't help.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.4
Graphics 9
8.6
Sound 8
7.6
Control 8
8.0
Addiction 8
8.0

Swarm Review

Cheat Code Central
12 May 2011
Overall 8
7.5

Swarm

Destructoid
12 May 2011
  • Summary: More than any other game I can recall playing, Swarm gets right to the point in its main menu screen. As with all PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade titles, there are the usual options to select from by hitting, in my case, the A button.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.0

Swarm

games xtreme
20 April 2011
  • Summary: We gather up the swarm Momma has left behind and attempt to keep as many alive as we can
  • Read full review

Expert Review

Calm Down Tom
1 April 2011
  • Summary: Swarm is the latest offering from Hothead Games the studio behind DeathSpank and Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness (That’s quite a mouthful). In Swarm you take control of 50 swarmites, little blue dudes that you need to guide through each level collecting DNA.
  • Read full review

Swarm

uk.gamespot.com
31 March 2011
  • Conclusion: With only 10 main levels and two wild boss battles, it only takes a few hours to plow through most of what Swarm's harsh alien realm has to offer in return for your $14.99. The insidious environments are creatively designed for maximum sadistic potential, and the stark visual contrast between the...
  • Pros: Lots of creative maneuvers to pull off, Clever rewards for killing swarmites, High-score hunting is addictive.
  • Cons: Occasionally brutal difficulty, Short length.
  • Read full review
Overall 7
7.2

Live Free And Swarm Hard

Game Informer
22 March 2011
  • Conclusion: Concept: Learn to accept and even appreciate death by killing off your swarm to build your score in this action platformer Graphics: Your little swarmites are adorably dopey, but all of the game’s grunge industrial levels begin to bleed together after a while Sound: The alien synthetic beats running...
  • Read full review
Overall 9
9.0

Swarm review

allaboutgames.co.uk
20 April 2011
Overall 5
5.0

Swarm review

Gamedot
11 April 2011
  • Conclusion: My concern is that if swarm offered some hilarious mini cinematic with each unlocked level it would be worth the entry price of £15 or 1200MSP, but it doesn’t and it’s a shame because Swarm holds a good amount of potential.
  • Pros: Rewards Deaths. Good Gameplay.
  • Cons: The humour doesn’t last as long as you expect. Unlocking each level will annoy some gamers. Wasted potential which comes overpriced.
  • Read full review

Swarm – The PS3 Attitude Review

PS3 Attitude
7 April 2011
  • Conclusion: Swarm has clearly been lovingly crafted, and is admittedly great fun to play, but at $14.99/€12.99/£9.99 it’s unfortunately slightly too hard to thoroughly recommend. We were able to complete the game’s twelve levels (including two bosses) in less than three hours, which isn’t a huge amount of...
  • Read full review
Next page >>