Matt Randisi writes, "The Saint’s Row series has always served as a comfortable staple in the gaming community as a franchise built to satisfy our innate need for catharsis. Volition likes it that way, and their goal with every installment isn’t “how do we capture the industry’s hearts and win all the important awards?” but “how to we make our game even crazier!?” You know what? We love them for it. We know they love us too, and the first-hand look we got at Saints Row IV at this year’s PAX East is irrefutable proof of that. Let’s have a look at what exactly is pushing the Saints way over the top in their latest venture."