|NeverDead PS3 Playstation 3 |
Sims 3 Pets Guide review A 500-year-old immortal hit man and his secret-agent partner hunt demons with modern-day means and a sense of humor, in Rebellion's NeverDead. Much of the game plays as a fast-paced, third-person shooter, with platform challenges and set-piece sequences that test timing and agility. Puzzles are set in the context of the game's regeneration system. Temporary loss of limbs may restrict the ability to hold a weapon or move about, but dismemberment can also be an advantage. A severed arm can be left behind to detonate an explosive, and a head can scout places its decapitated body cannot.
Cursed with eternal life by a cruel demon king, Bryce Boltzmann was once a naive and noble knight of righteous purpose. His heart hardened by half a millennium of unending battle, he's now a vengeful mercenary, who punctuates his gory exploits with comic observations and snarky one-liners. Although the hero cannot be killed, minimizing damage to his body is often the best tactic in drawn-out, one-against-many gunfights. At ...