NextGN writes: "Prototype is a great game. It may have it's flaws, but it does what it's meant to do – entertain. The game suffers because of it's hype. If this game would have showed up out of nowhere I think gamers would have been treated to a pleasant surprise, but since our expectation were high for this one it was inevitable that people's expectations were let down. Prototype is a must buy for any hardcore sandbox fan."