Conclusion: Sometimes you will be revived within seconds, other times there is no medics at all on your team, Same with the AI on the other team, sometimes they will drop like flies and not get back up, and sometimes they have 4 medics that are constantly reviving those you just kill.
Excerpt: Hopes were high for Brink. Cool character design, mixed with Mirror's Edge FPS platforming and served as an objective-based shooter that could instantly take the fight online, replacing bots for real people.
Excerpt: When Valve’s now seminal co-operative shooter Left 4 Dead was released a few years ago, few could have predicted the impact it would have on the FPS genre. Team based shooters have been around since the genesis of these types of games but L4D brought a fresh approach to how co-operative elements can...
Excerpt: If you believe all the huffing and puffing from this oft-delayed game, Brink has managed to blend the single and multiplayer FPS into one glorious whole. It hasn't, but the end result is a shooter with the potential to be a whole lot more interesting.
Excerpt: It started as an experiment: a self-sufficient floating city (the Ark), able to sustain life for years to come. But then the waters rose. What was once an experiment is now humanity’s only means of survival, for not only its founders, but for the thousands of refugees as well.
Excerpt: In this day and age, first-person shooters litter the landscape like so much overripe fruit. While not every piece can be a delicious treat, one truly hates to discover a slightly spoiled interloper, especially knowing how much work it takes to bring it to market. Brink is one such game.
Pros: Seeing the credits roll came as a nice relief.
Cons: Certain game-types can last fifteen agonizing minutes, regardless of the win conditions.
Summary: We have more, including comparisons between the 360 and XONE versions, here in our full Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare review. Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare is a team-based third-person shooter where teams of plants and zombies fight it out for, er, reasons.
Pros: Characters have a ton of personality; nicely varied classes; solid presentation; fun gameplay
Cons: Not a lot of maps / modes; plants are OP; single-player is boring; no splitscreen play on 360
Excerpt: Around the same time that Bethesda Softworks officially announced its new romance with Splash Damage the couple promptly revealed that they were already working on a new baby. Anxious fans received much in the way of screenshots, concept art, developer diaries, in-game demo’s and a long list of...