Killzone 2 launch – Gamespot puts 9/10 review live

Friday, 27 February 2009 08:11 GMT By Patrick Garratt


Gamespot’s finally put its Killzone 2 review live – presumably it’s had enough time to play online to be sure – giving the shooter 9/10. Snip:

You’ll have to look to the inevitable Killzone 3 to find out if developer Guerilla can dig any diamonds out of this series’ rough narrative. Otherwise, Killzone 2 is an exceptional first-person shooter, not because it does anything particularly new, but because it does everything extraordinarily well. There’s certainly no doubting its graphical superiority, but though its moody visuals invite incessant superlatives, it’s the tight, electric action that will make this an off- and online haven.

The game releases today, as you’ll know unless you’re either blind or dead. Watch the Gamespot video review after the break.