TRAILER | X360, PS3 Monday, June 20, 2011 | 6:11 PM

Shadows of the Damned: Launch trailer

Shadows of the Damned: Launch trailer

Shadows of the Damned will be out tomorrow in North America and friday in Europe, so here is the launch trailer.

Launch Trailer

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Commented on 2011-06-21 10:06:00
9.25 from Game Informer?! :O

Now, I really liked the game's presentation and everything but I thought it's gonna be one of those games that are so bad, that they're good... hmmm... I really need to try it out.
Commented on 2011-06-21 11:14:09
Well, I've read a review where it gets an 8, so probably it will get mixed reviews. The biggest 'flaw' seems to be the linear nature and stupid puzzle aspects (look for key to open door kinda puzzles).
A demo would be nice to have a feel of the controls as it's in essence a Resident Evil shooter in hell, but this time you can move while shooting.
Commented on 2011-06-21 14:31:41
Seriously? who thought it would be an open world game? Linear nature is key here. As it was with RE .

Nice to see people changing their mind because of some...review grade. So predictable.

You should always try a game before unleashing hate towards it.
Commented on 2011-06-21 15:06:04
No new game+, no alternate outfits, no replay value, I will buy but those things pretty much put this in the $20 category.

Sorry.
Commented on 2011-06-21 15:41:55 In reply to IIGrayFoxII
Posted by IIGrayFoxII
Seriously? who thought it would be an open world game? Linear nature is key here. As it was with RE .

Nice to see people changing their mind because of some...review grade. So predictable.

You should always try a game before unleashing hate towards it.
You are correct when you say that gamers should make their own mind up about games. But if a game costs 60 euro's (Belgium), I'm not going to buy it just to try it. So reviews can be helpfull in deciding if a game is worth the money. If a game has a metacritic score of 60 or less, I'm not going to buy it, because the chances are very high that the game is bad. Unless you have the money to buy every game, you're right to buy them all and give them a try. Most people however don't.

Secondly, the review I'm talking about didn't expect it to be open world and that is not what I said in the first place. The review points out this:

"Hunting keys along linear paths dulls the novelty of exploring hell; starts off slow."

Full review here:

http://www.oxmonline.com/article/reviews/xbox-360/...

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  • asdfg
    asdfg @KORNdog: Cinematic foliage. :) (25 minutes ago)
  • KORNdog
    KORNdog The foliage looked like it was "running" at about 5fps. Looked weird as hell. (2 Hours ago)
  • asdfg
    asdfg Combined with open world. (3 Hours ago)
  • asdfg
    asdfg @Moonwalker: Agree about the jungle, was what looked best. Also agree about the foliage moving looked weird. But gameplay, characters, voice acting, shoehorned upgrade system, it's so generic. (3 Hours ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker @asdfg: Some parts looked really good. Like when it morning comes and how the jungle looks. But the way foliage moves is odd though. Wish it was like Uncharted 4,haha. (4 Hours ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @asdfg: I own it heh (4 Hours ago)
  • asdfg
    asdfg @GriftGFX: You should buy/play Rocket League instead. ;) (4 Hours ago)
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