• Overkill's The Walking Dead Review - DOA

    28 days ago - By GameSpot

    Despite appearances and obvious inspirations, Overkill's The Walking Dead often doesn't feel like a shooter at all. It takes the rules established by Robert Kirkman's comic series and its subsequent TV adaptation to heart in the wrong ways, imposing unbalanced rules on its missions that heavily restrict how you're able to play. Combined with a dizzying assortment of survival mechanics buried in unintuitive menus, meaningless customization options, and non-existent incentives to improve your gear, The Walking Dead feels unrefined and unfocused. This iteration of The Walking Dead features a...
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    Overkill's The Walking Dead Review

    28 days ago - By IGN

    Overkill's The Walking Dead is an earnest attempt to deliver a cooperative adventure set in the iconic Walking Dead universe, but that effort feels a bit like it's all too little too late. While the creators of Payday 2 manage to deliver something better than Terminal Reality's sorry attempt at a shooter in Robert Kirkman's universe, it still fails to live up to the lofty expectations set by its lore.
    As a brand, The Walking Dead is enormous. The TV show and comic series that it's based on tell stories of desperation and fighting for survival both against and along other humans after the...
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