Conclusion: So, would I recommend this game? Well, if you like Team Fortress 2 and other like that I would recommend Monday Night Combat. It’s a blast to play, never gets old and it’s worth what you pay for it.
Excerpt: Online shooters are resistant to change - partially because of how hard it is to advance the genre but, when dwelling on how the last big innovation was the (now mandatory) perk system, you realise there's not normally much outside of simple team deathmatch and objective modes.
Strategic shooter is set in a fight-to-the-death game show.
Common Sense Media
2 January 2011
Summary: Parents need to know that Monday Night Combat is a third-person shooter set inside a futuristic game show in which contestants fight to the death. It’s pure fantasy, but the lethal combat is presented as a sensationalized sport.
Excerpt: I feel like there’s been a problem with shooters recently on the Xbox 360. Amidst all the various iterations of Halo and Call of War and Gears of Duty that come out every year and the vast lengths of seriousness they bring with them, we’ve lost something near and dear to the FPS experience: what...
Excerpt: Since 1990, Smash T.V. took the roots planted by concepts such as the movie Running Man and has long left mankind to wonder when they might be able to sport red or blue spandex and risk their life for VCRs and years’ supplies of meat in front of a national audience.