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Innovative and ambitous but ultimately flawed

Advantages: Full of innovation, visually stunning, lots of character and detail, original
Disadvantages: Gamplay gets dull and repetitive after novelty wears off, little in the way of structure

...The brainchild of Peter Moyneux, head of Bullfrog Sotfware and creator of classic god-sim Populous, Black and White has you play as a God ruling over a fantasy world of tribal peoples, vying for influence with other Gods for the their attention and worshi ...

Burning_Darkness 10.08.2009 · Read full review
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Black and white

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I cant believe it! Black and White for the playstation. I did not think it could be done, but never mind. Black and White is a brilliant game and definatly is a must buy game. Black and White is so advanced that you can interact with almost everything i ...

alexy3uk 21.08.2001 · Read full review
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Black and White - Don't go there.

Advantages: The CD makes a nice coffee mat.
Disadvantages: Everything.

When playing this game, i kept thinking "Yes, this game has to be awesome..i mean, you can play god!" I was sorely mistaken. The game is boring, and badly designed. The fact you can't move out of the specific circle around your village makes destroying ...

LazersX 18.10.2008 · Read full review
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Not just Solid, but great!

Advantages: Interesting story; robust stealth system; rather funny writing; superb music and voice acting.
Disadvantages: Dated graphics; poor combat.

*I played Metal Gear Solid on PS Vita, downloaded from the Playstation Store. It's exactly the same as the original, but some controls are mapped to the touchpad with the absence of R2 and L2 buttons.* The Metal Gear series is so long and complicated th ...

YoshiCheesePuff 14.11.2013 · Read full review
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Stealth game in "it's actually good" shocker!

Advantages: Super graphics, gripping plot, fantastic environments, exciting soundtrack, mostly-great dialogue
Disadvantages: Perhaps slightly too short

Every so often a game will appear carrying months (and occasionally years) of hype and anticipation on it's shoulders. Some deliver the goods, and become regarded as classics (Final Fantasy VII, Silent Hill), whilst others stumble over their reputations w ...

tom1clare 29.11.2003 · Read full review
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