Summary: " Worms Revolution " is much too generous really. Yes, the graphics engine might be new, but it’s not exactly mindblowing, nor does it change the game up in any really interesting ways.In fact, the graphics can be pretty jaggy, and the physics pretty wonky.
Excerpt: Worms is the Rolling Stones of video game series. Despite adding to the discography and experimenting with some dangerous new styles, they never really change, no matter how much the world shifts around them. However, no matter what they do, they achieve it with style and class.
Excerpt: For a little over a week now, I’ve spent my free time blowing up, crushing, drowning and tossing oversized inanimate objects to explode worms — and I had a ball doing so. Don’t be quick to judge me as a narcissistic lunatic just yet!
Summary: doesn’t break the mold. What it does is build upon the solid gameplay that previous titles have had. The new elements add enough to the game that fans of the series will want to check it out, yet new Worms’ players won’t be scared away.
Summary: By my count, this is the seventeenth Worms game in as many years. That number skyrockets when you include the various remakes, ports, sports games and other weird spin-offs. On the Xbox Live Arcade, there are currently four Worms titles and several packs of downloadable content.
Excerpt: The Worms are back and are “classier” than ever before in this revolutionary rendition of the franchise that has span nearly two-decades. Now when I say class, I literally mean CLASS because the folks over at Team17 have introduced a whole new class system, along with a brand new 3D game engine to...
Excerpt: Real worms seem interested only in baking to a crisp on your driveway, but Worms Revolution ’s invertebrates are armed to the teeth and ready to murder one another on 2.5D cartoon battlefields. Upgraded graphics aren’t the only adjustment in the latest chapter of this long-running series.
Pros: + Charming new 2.5D graphics; lots of weapons and gadgets; new classes inject a bit of unit variety., + Multiplayer is familiar fun; new dynamic water hazards; worms have silly banter.
Cons: ? Why do shotguns work so well at long range?
Excerpt: Okay, this is not something to be proud of, but I’ll say it anyway – I haven’t had Worms for a few years. In fact, I haven’t had Worms ever since migrating my gaming platform of choice from PC to Xbox.
Excerpt: Listen up, maggot: you’re in the Worms army now. Revolution continues the long line of turn-based tactics where angles and velocities rule the roost as little squads of Worms use weapons to annihilate their opposition.