Excerpt: Open-world racing games are by no means new to the console gaming scene. Ubisoft Reflections introduced gamers to the open-world racing game with their classic Driver series, but it was really the GTA- spinoff Midnight Club franchise that gave gamers the thrilling sense of speed in an free-roam...
Summary: " The Crew " is such a bizarre game. Almost every element is either horrendous or utterly brilliant, and it’s not often that you get games like this. Just driving around the open world makes it an easy game to like, but as soon as you actually try to make any progress you realise just how terrible...
Excerpt: I remember the first time I drove through the outskirts of Los Santos into Blaine County while playing Grand Theft Auto V . The subtle transition from overpriced housing to scrubland filled me with anticipation of what else would be awaiting discovering just over the horizon.
Excerpt: Ubisoft has received some criticism this year for some of its most hyped games that included Watch Dogs , Assassin's Creed Rogue and Assassin's Creed Unity. While many diehard fans may have loved the new additions, many gamers found them to perform under the high standards that were set, and thus a...
Summary: 'The Crew' is Ubisoft’s foray into the road racer genre. It was developed primarily by Ivory Tower with assistance from Ubisoft Reflections. Ivory Tower has a large number of developers from Eden Games, best known for the 'Test Drive' and 'V-Rally' franchises.
Excerpt: The Crew is a video game with one foot in the past, and one foot in the future. Some of the technological achievements in this next gen video game are very impressive. Like mapping of certain cities. Getting to go to certain areas in the United States.
Excerpt: Ubisoft have had a busy 2014, haven’t they? 2014 feels like the year in which all of Ubisoft’s development arms have pushed out a game, covering the full spectrum of genres. The Crew is Ubisoft’
Pros: Massive world with loads to do, Lots of car customisation options
Summary: A little insight for you, readers: there's no greater euphemism for 'interesting but impotent' than the word 'ambitious'. See it in a review and you run/drive for the hills. The Crew is a textbook example of a really ambitious game.
Conclusion: "The Crew" é uma boa ideia mal executada. A recriação de todo o mapa dos EUA que o game apresenta como cenário impressiona com sua atenção aos detalhes, e a variedade de estilos de carros também satisfaz.
Pros: Pontos Positivos, Enorme mundo aberto
Cons: Pontos Negativos, IA trapaceira, Física defeituosa, Missões de perseguição, Clichês de vingança, Online obrigatório