Game: “Syndicate”

Got Minigun? – Syndicate Review

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out of 5.0

This game was reviewed on the PlayStation 3. I’ve not been quiet about my cautious optimism for the Syndicate reboot helmed by Starbreeze Studios.  Reimagining an IP is always a risky proposition, sticking a developer with the thankless job of walking the tightrope between modernization and keeping faith with the source material.  The demo left me feeling a bit more relaxed about the whole thing and now, with retail copy in-hand, I’m ready to render… Read On »


posted March 6, 2012 - 8:30 am in by

First Impressions of Syndicate

The somewhat contentious reimagining of the Syndicate IP spawned a multiplayer demo for both the Xbox 360 and PS3 on January 31st.  Most of the groaning centered on the belief that the beloved corporate warfare simulator would be reduced to just one more retail title forcibly shoved into the FPS mold in hopes of making a buck –or perhaps a poor-man’s copy of Deus Ex, trying to capitalize on the cyberpunk/Metal Gear Solid mash-up of… Read On »


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