Excerpt: Get ready to literally paint the town red with Madworld for the Wii, brought to you by Sega. Madworld has a total regard for violence, offensive language, and complete mayhem--but that's what you want in a video game, right?
Bloody, Creative Combat Brings Mature Entertainment to the Wii
22 September 2009
Conclusion: Concept: Everyone must bleed. This game turns the most gut-wrenching kills into ?modest routines
Graphics: A black and white comic book soaked in blood red
Sound: The announcers add hilarious color to each massacre.
Summary: MadWorld is a playful, absurdist celebration of the playful, absurdist celebration of violence in video games. The world is your playground, as long as your idea of play involves outlandish bloodletting and dismemberment.
Conclusion: MadWorld is a surprisingly excellent game that is bound to piss off a lot of people. However, it's refreshing for adult gamers to have access to such interesting and mature (immature?) fare on Nintendo's console.
Summary: Do you remember being excited for the Wii? I sure do. I remember waiting in line for nearly three hours on a cold October morning, just to pre-order one. Back in ‘06 the Wii was Nintendo's promise to revolutionize our favorite game genres with a unique new interface that would make gaming more...
Summary: MadWorld is a third-person action game that has a unique black & white style depicting a sharp backdrop that straddles graphic novels and 3-D worlds, mixing irreverent humor and over-the-top violence.
Excerpt: Phrases like “gratuitous violence” have become common among those who criticize the video game industry. MadWorld may require an entirely new term to describe the twisted, disturbing, and hilariously over-the-top level of violence it employs.