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Overall 3
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25 April 2013
  • Excerpt: Without the honour of working for Ablegamers and the burning need to tell the world just how terrible Syndicate really is, I would never have seen the end credits of this run-of-the-mill FPS roll.
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3 May 2012
  • Excerpt: We review the latest shooter from EA - a reboot of the 1990's Syndicate series, by developer Starbreeze..
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Overall 8

Syndicate Review

Game Debate
14 April 2012
  • Excerpt: The year is 2069 and world population has reached 15 billion. 57% are chipped and linked to their preferred corporation with the rest left out of sight and out of mind. The player acts as one of the chosen, an agent called Miles Kilo, mobilized to protect his corporation’s interests.
  • Pros: Fast and fluid gunfights, Excellent AI, Multiplayer is hard
  • Cons: Party chat crashes game, Multiplayer is hard
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Overall 8
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Graphics 1
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Funfactor 1

Syndicate (PS3) Review

11 April 2012
  • Summary: Syndicate turns out to be a pretty decent game, but not all too memorable. This game would work best as an over the weekend rental since you can play and finish it rather quickly. The game has a solid story and presentation, and the hacking techniques is mixed into the combat quite well, but overall...
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Overall 7

Syndicate PS3 Review

Console Obsession
19 March 2012
  • Excerpt: The Syndicate of 1993 was an isometric action game with strategic elements and, whilst 2012’s version bears the same name, it has little relation to Bullfrog’s well loved game however, and is instead an FPS, which is why, upon its announcement, it was met by so much ire by those with fond memories...
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Overall 9

Earth Made Of (Bulletproof) Glass

18 March 2012
  • Conclusion: No, it doesn't stay true to the franchise at all, yet Syndicate still manages to impress with both a well executed artistic vision and a thoughtfully implemented co-op mode that takes some fresh approaches.
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Overall 8

Expert Review

Game Over Online
7 March 2012
  • Excerpt: Fast-forward to 2012 and the game has been given the reboot treatment by Starbreeze Studios (known for The Darkness and The Chronicles of Riddick games). The new, shinier version of Syndicate shares the name, the basic premise, and not much else.
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2 March 2012
  • Conclusion: Forget all the drama surrounding Syndicate’s allegedly “dumbed-down” reboot. The game survived its much-ballyhooed announcement cycle and arrived in a form that’s as brilliant as it is maddening.
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Overall 5

PS3 Review – Syndicate

PlayStation LifeStyle
1 March 2012
  • Summary: Developer Starbreeze is behind some of the most unique and interesting first-personRead the full article…
  • Pros: + Solid shooting mechanics, +/- Interesting universe with unrealized potential
  • Cons: +/- Interesting universe with unrealized potential
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Overall 8

Syndicate Review

28 February 2012
  • Excerpt: I really don’t have fond memories of the very first Syndicate, or any memories at all, actually. I never even knew the game existed until this game was announced. Luckily, you don’t need...
  • Pros: + Good game play, + Amazing customization options, + Thought out and intelligent co-op, + Interesting world
  • Cons: The single player is somewhat short, Overuse of light bloom, Glitches in the coop, Tedious boss battles in single player
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