IGN: Dead Rising 3 Review

IGN: When I finally completed Dead Rising 3, the kill counter in the corner of my screen read 26,978. Also I was wearing a luchador mask for some reason. But anyway, that’s a really big number. It’s like killing one zombie per second for seven and a half hours, though I played far longer than that. The fact that I’m still ready and willing to go for another round with a co-op buddy is a good sign that Dead Rising 3 is packing enough variety and goofy action to make it a good time.

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Dragonborn3123409d ago (Edited 3409d ago )

I wonder how many zombies someone has to kill to get the Genocide achievement? My guess is around half a million. Anyone else want to guess? Super excited to kill all those zombies. The short time I played it was the most fun I have had in a while.

StraightPath3409d ago

this game looks hilarious and fun. Most fun game so far in the new generation

malokevi3409d ago (Edited 3409d ago )

Certainly the best reviews so far. And the best impressions. Nobody has played it... so we only have so much to go on.

I agree that it looks like the most fun game so far.

Edit: Then again.... Forza and Ryse could be more fun.... =D

Dragonborn3123409d ago

I have played most of the launch games for the next gen systems and in my opinion this is the most fun game. It just put a giant smile on my face. So excited for the game!

HammadTheBeast3409d ago

So far, Resogun has the best rating.

guitarded773409d ago

Okay... for me, PlayRoom has been the most "fun". Yeah, it's basically an AR demo, but every preview I saw, the people playing were laughing and having fun. Then when I played it with my wife and friend, we were laughing and having fun. Just my 2 cents on "most fun".

P0werVR3409d ago

Day One Gaming stamina

CyborgMonkee3408d ago (Edited 3408d ago )

How is this a good review? The reviewer lists a mountain of problems and yet slams a 8.3 on it contradicting everything they mentioned. Bad story, awkward slow clunky controls, struggles to run on next gen hardware, 720p & 30fps or less. Also the whole fun argument, I can't argue with because that is completely based on personal preference. I can see how it is fun for maybe an hour or two, after that there is nothing there.

Chris_GTR13408d ago

i think this is the best launch game for either console. too bad its on x1 :(

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FPSRUSSIA3409d ago (Edited 3409d ago )

its getting great review it deserves cant wait to see more

Naga3409d ago (Edited 3409d ago )

That picture... Never has so much been said about a game in one captured screenshot.

fossilfern3409d ago

Looking forward to this! Anyone here from Belfast going to the midnight launch at GAME ?

Ninjamonkey823409d ago

From the Shankill m8 holding out to the new year for the xbox one to see how things go and picking up the PS4 at launch but i will still be getting the x1. You from here m8 you know where not made off money ;).

fossilfern3408d ago

lol aye when I get this I'll be skint for a while! Never really been to a midnight launch but ah well might as well try it at least once.

Z_-_D_-_33409d ago

Does anyone else see an enormous amount of Saints Row influence in this third installment in particular? I'm happy this game didn't tank because of trivial things such as technical performance, because it just looks like loads of fun.

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