Plugged.in writes: "Hard-core gamers are just laughing off the verbal and visual messiness. Reviewing site 1up.com calls it the "first candidate for 2009's 'Game of the Year.'" Gamespot.com says it "does everything extraordinarily well." And according to gamedaily.com, Killzone 2 is "a glorious and brutally intense ride through hostile territory wrapped in a Hollywood-style presentation."
They mean that as a compliment. But shouldn't we at least be asking, How many brutal, profane rides does it take before a part of us goes down in flames?"