Sean Halliday of Pixel Gate writes:
''The sheer amount of hype and excitement around Titanfall is intense, really intense, and that produces some interesting questions over what gamers are looking for these days. Titanfall (at least in its beta form) is a slick, multi-layered, multiplayer-only shooter than oozes confidence and quality. The thing is, it’s still a first-person shooter–the genre people tend to level the most criticism at. The question, then: are people still not bored of the genre?''