Conclusion: Overall though, the fact that a large portion of the shooter audience will be turned off by the core design doesn't alter the fact that Bizarre has undoubtedly accomplished every goal set in the original remit. The Club is an adrenaline-fuelled, addictive theme park ride with an all-day free pass.
Excerpt: It's no surprise that Bizarre Creations, the people behind Project Gotham Racing and Geometry Wars, developed The Club. Few other developers know how to put together such a tight game that has the presentation to match its addictive gameplay.
Excerpt: It can be a difficult thing, getting lighting to strike twice -- particularly where video games are concerned -- but UK developers Bizarre Creations have done it not twice but by my count Moving that system into a third-person shooter certainly seems like a solid idea, though it takes the kind of...
Excerpt: Picture yourself as a well-to-do type with Scrooge McDuck-style wealth and more power than most world leaders. What do you do with such immense and inscrutable status? Donate to charity? Solve social and economic problems?