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Gamervision: Demon's Souls Review

Gamervision's Coop says: "There was a massive amount of potential in Demon's Souls, but it's an experience that most people will not appreciate. It's simply uninviting, and made for such a small niche that it's impossible to know whether or not it's an experience you might enjoy without giving it a try. Comparisons to the King's Field series have been made by a few, with some going as far as to say that Demon's Souls is a spiritual successor to the series. Those comparisons aren't unfounded; both focus on immersion and realism, both have punishing difficulty and a harsh learning curve, and both are ruthless, and don't take kindly to casual gamers by any means.

Games like this are like the Finnegans Wake of gaming, so overly convoluted and wrapped up in their own complexity that they miss out on grabbing anyone who isn't already completely enamored of it before beginning. Sadly, this target audience is remarkably small, and there's no doubt that many of the people highly anticipating Demon's Souls will be more than a little disappointed once they start the game and see what they've gotten themselves into. "

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FlipMode2434d ago (Edited 2434d ago )

"Games like this are like the Finnegans Wake of gaming, so overly convoluted and wrapped up in their own complexity that they miss out on grabbing anyone who isn't already completely enamored of it before beginning"

Looks like this guy thought it was too hard.

Marceles2433d ago

Him and the Gamespot guy must be buddies

Delta2434d ago (Edited 2434d ago )

LOL it's not a causal game. 6/10 (it's too hard for me). thats why it got a six? Lame.

FiftyFourPointTwo2434d ago (Edited 2434d ago )

Let me guess the reason for the low score:
Insane difficulty
EDIT: I knew it.

sigfredod2433d ago

your xbox should be a really boring console with lame games since you spend all this time bashing on the ps3, why don't you go back to your forza 3 demo or odst or something?
now in topic i don't understand how this site can give a low score based on the difficulty of a game? they should focus on the gameplay, graphics , sound, presentation etc ? and leave the difficulty just as warning for the readers? crappy site!

nycredude2433d ago

Turn 10 studio is a big loser/hater on N4g. With his comment history all you have to do is wait him out. Eventually he will lose all bubbles and you won't have to deal with him, or you can just ignore him.

On topic though this reviewer spent almost the entire review complaining about the difficulty. Can this even be considered a review? It's more like biatching and moaning to me.

cmrbe2434d ago

then don't review it. This guy should play Viva instead.

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