Excerpt: Videogames based on movie licenses have a well-deserved reputation for being terrible. While there are exceptions -- last year's X-Men Origins: Wolverine comes to mind -- Terminator Salvation isn't going to change anyone's opinion that these games should usually be avoided like a leprous prostitute...
Excerpt: Oh Terminator, we knew you would be back, though I doubt anyone expected return to the days of Judgment Day. It’s sad that the Terminator universe has never had a video game do it justice, but that didn’t stop GRIN from trying.
Review : Terminator Salvation for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360
23 June 2009
Conclusion: Since the Terminator series was a TV show I'm sure that there are some diehard Terminator fans out there and they would really like this game. There's a long history of video games based on action movies, some have been very good and some have been not so good.
Excerpt: This summer John Connor and crew blasted their way through waves of mechanical menaces on the silver screen in Terminator: Salvation. Coinciding with its release, Halcyon and GRIN Games have brought together an interquel taking …
Excerpt: First, I suppose that I should make a confession: I have never seen a "Terminator" movie. Throughout my entire life, I'd imagine that I've viewed a total of 30 seconds' worth of non-trailer footage. Like many, I also never watched the recent series on Fox television.
Excerpt: Terminator Salvation Developer: GRIN Publisher: Warner Bros Genre: Action Release Date: 05/19/09 Will this be the title that proves that movie-tie in video games OTHER than a few decent Spider-Man gamescan be excellent, or will it continue the half-hearted trend of churning out something remotely...
PS3/X360 Review - 'Terminator Salvation: The Videogame'
30 May 2009
Summary: Terminator Salvation: The Videogame, developed by GRIN Studios, is a 3rd person action game with concentrated armed combat against all of the Skynet enemies from the film while encountering new enemies specifically designed for the game.
Excerpt: Terminator Salvation They're back! If you're a fan of the Terminator franchise then you'll love the new upgrade it has received. This new trilogy is the begining of the end which means that we are going to finally see all those futuristic battles that were spoken of during The Terminator, Terminator...
Summary: With the deluge of blockbuster summer movies, videogames trying to take advantage of the ravenous fan base tend to creep out of every dark corner like slugs on a wet sidewalk. Terminator Salvation slithers its way to your local store shelves, but this movie tie-in at least comes with the hopes of a...
Pros: Interesting environments, Co-Op Gameplay
Cons: Terribly Short, Only a few enemies, Repetitive combat, Long, boring rail shooting sections