"The original Just Cause suffered from buggy gameplay that felt shallow once the stunts were taken away. That said, it was an impressive first game from Avalanche Studios that looked to take on the creators and giants of the sandbox genre: Rockstar. The first game drew inevitable comparisons with Grand Theft Auto that were impossible to meet. However, with the focus on blisteringly fast, the adrenaline-drenched gameplay in Just Cause 2 is carving out a niche of its own. We are eagerly awaiting its release in Autumn 2009."