Month: September 2007

Game Review: Crackdown

Because I’ve been playing this game so damned much since I got my Xbox 360, I thought I’d write a review of it. Stuart and I have played it on Xbox Live! together twice, and both times the lag was pretty crap but we still had fun. The very first time, I had just started, and my Level 1 agent was completely unable to keep up with his. Me: Where the hell are you?Stuart: I’m up here, on the roof of this giant building, I can see the top of your head.Me: WTF? What do I have to stand on to get up there? ——– Crackdown (Microsoft Game Studios / Realtime Worlds)Platform: Xbox 360Score: 8/10 Criminals are a rotten lot. Turn your back on them and they’ll take over your neighborhood in a heartbeat. You’ll see them start to ride around in hideously painted cars overnight, blasting bad dance music everywhere you turn. The point where it really gets unbearable for me is when they add gunshots into the mix, leaving police corpses outside your …