Excerpt: When Electronic Arts first announced that a game based on The Godfather was under development, it was met with mixed results. The concept of a GTA -styled game set during the film was enough to get some gamers excited while others, including the film’s director Francis Ford Coppola, met the...
Excerpt: Date: 4/30/2007 I have to give kudos to Electronic Arts for adding new content to The Godfather when bringing it to the PS3. Most of the multiplatform titles available on the PS3 are simple ports and don’t really take advantage of the PS3’s advanced processing power.
Conclusion: The Godfather is an interesting game to play. It doesn't quite live up to the hype surrounding the source material and the gameplay tends to feel a little too GTA-like at times. Still, there is enough personality in the game and interesting concepts to make it a worthwhile play.
Excerpt: When it was released on current-gen consoles, The Godfather escaped the curse of terrible licensed games. While not displaying the huge scale of GTA or Saints Row, it managed to present gamers with a solid mob simulator. The Don's Edition on the PS3 adds a few new features to this much-ported title.
Excerpt: "The Godfather" maintains its legendary film status, and the brutal, gritty mobster series is as popular as ever. Much like "Scarface," the concept of the story suggests it would make for an excellent video game, and surprisingly, the recent release of
Summary: The Godfather is widely regarded as one of the greatest films of all time. So when Electronic Arts announced that it was making a game based on the license, though it made sense as a business venture, it also seemed risky to adapt such a beloved and well-known story to a video game.
Pros: The game makes great use of the film license, plenty of challenging, multitiered missions to keep you busy, fun combat and interrogation system, you can explore an expansive map of 1940s New York, with no load times
Excerpt: Volgens velen de onbetwiste nummer 1 van IMDB. Ik heb het natuurlijk over de Godfather. De reeks met films zal iedereen wel bekend in de oren klinken en de mafia-sfeer wordt heropgeroepen met de game The Godfather: The Don’s Edtion. Wederom een launch game voor de Playstation 3 dus.
Excerpt: A versão vídeojogável de “O Padrinho” teve direito a uma passagem pela PS3. A Electronic Arts trouxe o seu Padrinho até à PlayStation3. Esta versão apresenta as novidades introduzidas no capítulo 360, mais missões, cenários ligeiramente retocados e conta com a presença do sensor de movimentos do...
Excerpt: Den første film, der følger Don Corleones strabadser for at beholde magten som den ubestridte højest rangerede mafia-boss, har ry for at være en af verdens bedste film. Sådan en film kan naturligivis ikke undgå en ”spilmatisering”, og den står EA for.
Pros: Optimeret grafik, så spillet ligner et next-gen spil.
Cons: Når vi kigger på den kedelige og halvgrumsede grafik.