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Submitted by MyNameIsBarry 130d ago | review

Bound by Flame Video Review | PushStartPlay

Bound by Flame is the latest instalment from French developer, Spiders. They have had a fairly rocky history of late, most notably for their most recent title Mars: War Logs that was quickly forgotten about, as well as their involvement in the development of Of Orcs and Men, which while it had promise, it sorely missed the mark somewhere along the line. Needless to say, it seems Spiders has learned from their past mistakes and have finally put their all into a fantastic RPG with Bound by Flame.

Find out our full thoughts and opinions in the video review! (Bound by Flame, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360) 9/10

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viccrack  +   130d ago
9 /10 what the heck man . this game skzz :( i feel sad ...i wanted this game to be good so badly but ...
NewMonday  +   130d ago
a personal opinion is not a subjective judgement.

the scores for the game go from under 5 to 9, some people get it some people don't, It's a good thing reviewers are making their own judgement and not just following trends.
Summons75  +   130d ago
A personal opinion should not be the subject of the review. A review should be judging the games' design, stability, playability, and how it all blends together. It should be an unbiased informative piece that goes over all the strengths and weaknesses and if the game is strong enough to justify a purchase.

Sure you can write articles after about why you loved/hated the game but a review should have no infliction based on your personal feelings because an average game may not be worth the play through or purchase to you, could be to someone else. When people read/watch reviews it's because they want to know the strengths/ weaknesses, does the content make it worth a replay, is there enough content to expand the game, is the gameplay intuitive and fun or is it clunky and unresponsive.

People need to get this review = opinion thing out of their heads, it leads to bad writing and uninformative pieces. Same goes for review score too, when did getting a 6/7 = worst game ever! It's a scale of (awful)1 - 10 (amazing) for a reason. Scores going from 5-9 on this game with (from what i've seen) very few higher scores. In general this seems like an average game that had great potential but lost it's focus somewhere in development.
Linchpin  +   130d ago
The rating for this game is all over the place... from 1.5 to 9... who do you trust?
waltyftm  +   130d ago
Trust yourself.
viccrack  +   130d ago
i cant trust myself :(
TheTowelBoy  +   130d ago
Ask for a demo then trust that lol even then it may be a rent or something along those lines. It may hit PS+ too
WitWolfy  +   130d ago
Just watch someone play it on Twitch.tv and decide from there.
sdozzo  +   130d ago
9/10 so it's just as good as Bioshock Infinite. C'mon.
morganfell  +   130d ago
The upgrade system is 10 times as deep as Infinite. Small nuances and decisions matter.
sdozzo  +   130d ago
But you see my logic right?
morganfell  +   130d ago
No. I am not trying to be obstinate but plenty of people believe this title deserves high marks. They know because like me they have been playing it. It isn't a perfect game but neither is it some bargain rack affair. I played Infinite and it also had its share of issues with far too many 10s granted on the basis of the BioShock name.
thezeldadoth  +   130d ago
^ logic? now your opinion is logical? I didn't enjoy bioshock infinite at all, but this game is fun to me.

Get over yourself.
e-p-ayeaH  +   130d ago
well said
sdozzo  +   127d ago
Logic as in if this game and Bioshock Infinite get the same score they are just as good as one another. Which really is not true. It has nothing to do with my ego or opinion being logic.

Get over yourself for attacking people. (see how that sounds. Like a child).
Mrgolden79  +   130d ago
Reviewer mentioned he played Dark Souls on lowest difficulty. WTF? There is no difficulty setting in Dark Souls. Makes me question the entire review.
StrawberryDiesel420  +   130d ago
ya right lol wtf
seedaripper1973  +   130d ago
Yahtzee wants his style back...
Lperry1991  +   130d ago
I think this game looks fantastic, im not gonna go by others opinions, im just gonna buy it and see for myself,hope it delivers.
Pintheshadows  +   130d ago
I am finding it really enjoyable. The dialogue is so wonderfully ridiculous as well. It keeps giving me chuckles.
stavrami-mk2  +   130d ago
it's amazing how the minds defensive mechanism works when theres lack of game releases and you get to play a genre that has not been released yet

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