Conclusion: Thor: God of Thunder comes close to being a competent action game. But, the short development time that comes with most licensed titles means there are some glitches that haven’t been ironed out.
Violent, repetitive bash-and-smash gets old really fast.
Common Sense Media
22 July 2011
Summary: Parents need to know that although Thor: God of Thunder is a superhero game based on a comic book movie , it has quite a bit of violence in it. Please note the ESRB's "Teen" rating on the game. The battles are often frenzied and loud, with many enemies attacking Thor at once.
Summary: Thor: God Of Thunder will take players through a spectacular, epic-scale original third-person adventure. In the game, Thor battles through the numerous worlds of Norse mythology that span realms ranging from primal worlds of fire and ice to extraordinary planets inhabited by Frost Giants and Trolls...
Excerpt: Hey, it’s the God of Wa… Thunder? “Ymir was a frost giant; he was evil from the first. While he slept, he began to sweat. A man and woman grew out of the ooze under his left armpit, and one of his legs fathered a son on the other leg.
Pros: Combo meter interplays nicely with attacks, GoW-inspired combat plays well enough, ...but there’s nothing else to do, Not enough boss fights, Very short story with nothing to bring you back
Summary: Thor is short and often repetitive, but it features a long list of attainable moves, combos and techniques to keep things fun and interesting. While it will never strain your brain, it's necessary to think on your feet and select your attacks and defensive moves with some level of precision, giving...
Summary: Nahezu zeitgleich zum Kinostart des Films „Thor“ am 28. April 2011 erscheinen die Videospielumsetzungen und erweitern die Bibliothek der alternden Konsolengenerationen Nintendos um zwei weitere Titel.
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