FIRST 10 MINUTES | X360, PS3, PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 | 6:35 PM

Our videos of Inversion

Our videos of Inversion

Although it was released in North America quite a while back, Inversion is only available in Europe as of this week. Some will say we haven't been missing much and it is true somehow. Saber Interactive's game is indeed a poor copy of several titles, Gears of War being the most obvious of the bunch. The gravity gimmick is not used at its full potential and the shooting mechanics are way behind Epic's series. Story isn't that interesting either, despite the twist which happens at some point in the course of the game. All things considered, the ending is a bit original for a video game, but the very last image after the credits partly ruins it for the sake of a potential sequel. That being said, the game being cheap (40€), it could still keep you entertained for a little while this summer.

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Commented on 2012-07-12 19:13:12
I am quite impressed with the interaction of the levels (shooting out walls, doors, etc). Nice and colourful too!
Commented on 2012-07-12 22:55:17
One of Giant Bombs goty candidates ;) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABKmKKyD8AM
Commented on 2012-07-13 04:45:24
hmm seems solid enough and i'll probably get it later some point. Writing is a bit naff though "what was that" while looking directly at some never before seen floating road debris
Commented on 2012-07-13 06:54:06
Looks good and like a lot of fun ! :)
Commented on 2012-07-13 11:26:39
Could work as a time killer, after I've first finish a dozen other games that I haven't had a chance to play yet.
Commented on 2012-07-14 14:02:01
Unless everyone in that world makes it their life duty to go to the gym every day. I don't get why every character seems so damn hulk build like.

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  • KORNdog
    KORNdog The foliage looked like it was "running" at about 5fps. Looked weird as hell. (48 minutes ago)
  • asdfg
    asdfg Combined with open world. (1 Hour 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. (1 Hour 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. (2 Hours ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @asdfg: I own it heh (2 Hours ago)
  • asdfg
    asdfg @GriftGFX: You should buy/play Rocket League instead. ;) (2 Hours ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts @Moonwalker: Reggie Fils-Aime also said that Nintendo is going to continue to support online in games like Mario Kart and Splatoon for "quite some time into the future". It's on the link I posted. (2 Hours ago)
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