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Old 28-04-2019, 15:43   #1
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[PS4] Days Gone

I assume that with there being no post or discussion not many people bothered with this?

I dont understand the reviews at all. Im enjoying it a lot.
The world and atmosphere is outstanding.
I saw a lot of reviews mention it being generic but this could be applied to 90% of games nowadays.
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Old 28-04-2019, 15:45   #2
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I’ve bought it, purely on Jim Stirling’s review after IGN put me off but I’ve not had a chance to play it yet.
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Old 28-04-2019, 17:48   #3
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IGN had their bitchy nails out for the game since one of their reviewers cried about "another white male lead" in a preview

There is open world fatigue in gaming but the game looks like a 7/10 type game not the disaster some are saying
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Old 29-04-2019, 09:56   #4
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Open world Sandbox games are my favourite genre & normally I'd be all over this but it looks so generic & doesn't offer anything new to the genre. My recent experiences with the likes of Far Cry: New Dawn & Just Cause 4 have dampened my sandbox addiction at the moment. I've not even bought the New Metro game yet, despite it dipping below Ł30.

I will probably get this eventually, but will wait for it to hit the Ł25 or below price...
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Old 09-05-2019, 11:41   #5
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I've had this for a few days and I would say that in hindsight it would be worth waiting until the price drops a bit. It has some very good moments and looks good but it is hampered by a real lack of class and polish and an overwhelming feeling of familiarity. Even though it doesn't really play like it, you can't shift the comparisons with The Last of Us. The problem is that it doesn't come close to matching anything about it.
I would say that it does provide quite a challenge as resources and supplies are always low so you have to think about how to approach different missions. However, the downside to this that your bike is always close to running out of petrol so it curtails any urge to just go out an explore the map. What's the point of an open world game with a handicap that prevents you from exploring?
I'm going to try and get through the story line missions quickly and then trade it in while it's still worth some money.
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Played a few hours of it today and (so far) pleasantly surprised.
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Rage 2 has a lot of same issues but gaming sites are going easy on rage2
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