Summary: Amidst all the talk about Xbox One and PlayStation 4's launch titles, you don't hear much about the cutscenes. But for Dead Rising, they bear mentioning. The game launches directly into an introduction as compelling as anything on cable, and it's frankly fantastic.
Excerpt: Part of the point of zombies is their overwhelming numerical superiority. For this reason, Dead Rising 3 is an amazing piece of technology. It crams its streets gloriously full of zombies. The breadth of its shambling mobs has always been a strength of the Dead Rising games.
Excerpt: Super Ultra Dead Rising 3 Arcade Remix Hyper Edition EX Plus Alpha is a new DLC made exclusively for Dead Rising 3 on Xbox One. Capcom has been known to release a number of sequels and remakes with some pretty extravagant names over the years, but this new release satires the idea with all new...
Conclusion: Concept: Pay homage to Capcom's past by converting Dead Rising 3 into an old-school arcade brawler
Graphics: A subtle cel-shading effect and expanded color palette breathe new life into Los Perdidos
Sound: Remixed versions of Street Fighter, Final Fight, and other classic tunes are a highlight of...
Summary: Dead Rising 3 struggled with the balance of its tone. It portrayed a grittier, serious world while still trying to appeal to the fans who enjoyed the series' more offbeat humor. Super Ultra Dead Rising 3 Arcade Remix Hyper Edition EX Plus Alpha swings as far in the opposite direction as possible,...
Pros: Packed with nostalgic references, Plenty of the goofy tone that makes Dead Rising unique, Terrific four-player co-op that balances cooperation and competition
Cons: Short-lived, with content that demands repetition
Summary: Although the DLC for Dead Rising 3 has been disappointing as a whole, Capcom surprised us all during E3 with the announcement of a new exciting prospect -- the Super Ultra Arcade Remix Hyper Edition EX + α add-on.
Summary: Those of you who were hoping for a blockbuster end to the series of downloadable episodes will likely be disappointed. The Last Agent sets itself up well with a stronger premise, which actually expands upon the campaign plot, but falters in its execution.
Excerpt: , but I was never really sold on it. Running around a big world indiscriminately killing everything is certainly fun, but there was always something that felt lacking to me. So, despite how great
Pros: + Zombie killing has never been more fun., + Hundreds of zombies rendered on screen at once is fantastic., + Weapon variations are incredible., + Co-op is an absolute blast., + No in-game loading screens required., + Forgiving combo counter., + Great graphics.
Cons: - Occasional game crashes., - The real-world clock can be obnoxious., - Why can't we free roam once we've beaten the game?, - Lack of frequent auto-saving., - SmartGlass integration doesn't really add much to the experience.