Excerpt: What the hell is wrong with the quality assurance in Sony’s London Studio? Do they spend entire days in the pub? It sure looks like it, because the London boys once again deliver a horribly mediocre mess, filled with blatantly obvious technical flaws. Thought The Getaway: Black Monday was bad?
Excerpt: This weekend I had occasion to go out on a date. Dinner and a movie kind of thing...we actually went to hear music instead of a movie, but no matter. For dinner, I had tapas. If you haven't sampled tapas before, they are small servings of food that you combine to ostensibly make a dinner.
Excerpt: It's easy enough to praise a game, pointing out its merits and its shortcomings, but to slate a game from beginning to end takes a tad more effort. The problem with Gangs of London isn't something you can pin on one or two different attributes, but more a case of the whole thing not coming together...
Summary: You have to admire Sony for trying to
port the Getaway series onto PSP, and while many of the games' strong
points have been successfully translated, many of the problems with the
series basic design and approach have come over to.
Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is What is it about freeform crime games? Is it the badass gang warfare, the street fights, the escapism, the whole "Godfather" attraction? Perhaps it is the attraction of being able to walk round streets of a city you might perhaps live in, shooting people and blowing...