Review: Citizens of Earth (Sony PlayStation Vita) | Digitallydownloaded

"Satire is a very difficult genre for to pull of well in a game. Consider this - if you went along to a 20-hour performance from a comedian, would you find him or her as funny by the end as the start? Probably not, right?

It's the same reason that comedy films tend to be shorter than whatever Peter Jackson is shooting at the time, and it's an extension of the basic truism that a joke stops being funny when it's repeated often enough. That's the problem Citizens of Earth encounters. It's got moments of pure brilliance, but it's hard to shake the feeling that it's like a child that gets a laugh from a joke, and then repeats it over and over again hoping to get the same reaction each time."

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