X-Men Origins: Wolverine

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Jul 142014

Status: Complete up to final boss. Most Intriguing Idea: A brawler where you almost can’t die! Best Design Decision: Making a Wolverine game a character-action brawler Worst Design Decision: Unimaginative, repetitive bosses Summary: X-Men Origins: Wolverine is a bad game. I guess I should have expected that, but I was feeling lucky after Captain America turned out to be pretty good. Like most people who say “I’m feeling lucky,” I busted hard. Not every aspect of the game is terrible or irredeemable. Wolverine is an excellent character for a God of War-style brawler, though Origins: Wolverine is short on interesting combos and [Read more…]