Reviews and Problems with Zeno Clash: Ultimate Edition
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Zeno Clash Ultimate Edition
Family Friendly Gaming
1 June 2010
Excerpt: The WMG knows there is an audience out there who will eat up Zeno Clash Ultimate Edition, just finding that audience may be very difficult. On the other hand, the WMG would not want to meet anyone in a dark alley who is into this Xbox 360 game.
Summary: ACE Team has created a disturbing, engaging universe with Zeno Clash. They've sold me on learning more about the world and that first-person brawling has serious merit, but Zeno Clash is only a shaky foundation right now.
Pros: Everything about the game looks and feels supremely weird…in a good way, Fighting takes on a whole new feeling from a first-person perspective, The story ends just as the gameplay begins to weaken
Cons: Enemies have a tendency to overwhelm you, breaking the fighting mechanics, The world is stronger than the gameplay supporting it, Shooting weapons never feels quite right, rendering them mostly useless
Excerpt: As hard as it is to imagine now, there was once a time when not every FPS game was based around a military or sci-fi setting (or military sci-fi, as seen in Halo ). During the N64 and PS1 era of gaming, 3D was still an experimental perspective among developers, which resulted in all sorts of bizarre...