Excerpt: It’s hard to believe that it has been nearly a year since I saw for my very eyes, Cliffy B, briefly announce Bulletstorm at an EA event with a presentation of the game following. Most of us there didn’t know what to think.
Excerpt: My favorite part of E3 every year isn't the new games coming out, but finding overlooked gems. Every year, I discover one or two ignored games, which, seemingly, are the most influential to future releases. Two years ago, the game on every developers lip's was The Club , a score-based shooter.
Excerpt: It’s official, FPSs have taken over the world. With their quick reward schemes, feel good accomplishments, and the knowledge that you’re simply better than others (or maybe worse), it’s no wonder but they are becoming a tad stale.
Excerpt: Do we still like zombies? Evidently so, with a steady stream of un-dead related entertainment still arriving to show us different ways to attempt survival and ultimately fail. Yet again in Trapped Dead we are in a fight for our lives against the living dead hordes, but this time Headup Games are...
Gory and profane sci-fi shooter definitely not for kids.
Common Sense Media
12 June 2011
Summary: Parents need to know that Bulletstorm is an extremely violent video game featuring gratuitous amounts of carnage. The core gameplay mechanic of this first-person shooter is a "skillshot" system that challenges players to be creative in his or her kills.
Excerpt: Bulletstorm is: a bromantic comedy starring two meat-heads and a chick with huge norks; a lesson in creative swearing and vulgarity; an interactive compendium of interesting things you can do with a gun; a middle-finger to the current customs and conventions of the FPS genre; and a shout out to its...
Excerpt: People Can Fly is a Polish developer with a relatively short resume. In 2004, they came out with Painkiller , which was and is one of the most straightforward shooters ever: you're in hell and you want out, so you'd better kill everything you see.
Conclusion: SUMMARY (3 out of 5) in the beginning playing bulletstorm for me was funny and to collect every possible kill variation can be very addicting, but on the other hand i was deadening very soon and for some reason i started thinking like "man why always killing in every fkn game" - don't think about...