Deus Ex: Human Revolution hits Europe – all the scores

Thursday, 25th August 2011 09:00 GMT By Debabrata Nath

Deus Ex: Human Revolution’s launches in Europe today after being released in the US on Tuesday. You will buy it. We’ve got every review for you below in an effort to support that decision.



  1. Eregol

    Edge say 9

    #1 3 years ago
  2. pontxo

    VaDeJuegos (Spanish mag): 8,2

    #2 3 years ago
  3. Talkar

    IGN says 9.0 & Editors choice (yeah i know, they didn’t review the PC version -.-’ )

    #3 3 years ago
  4. Crazyreyn

    Digital Spy. 5/5:

    #4 3 years ago
  5. Fin

    Was on the fence, but a 9 from EG and 9 from Edge means it’s on the shopping list for the weekend!

    #5 3 years ago
  6. jaydee21 9/10

    #6 3 years ago
  7. AHA-Lambda

    destructoid 9.5

    #7 3 years ago
  8. Talkar

    Joystiq – 4,5 stars out of 5

    #8 3 years ago
  9. uiuiui

    Eurogamer Portugal 9/10

    #9 3 years ago
  10. Peetry

    Gametrailers 8.7/10

    #10 3 years ago
  11. deathgaze

    Gamespy 8.0

    #11 3 years ago
  12. Patrick Garratt

    Sounds rubbish.

    #12 3 years ago
  13. Gekidami

    ^ Based off what?

    #13 3 years ago
  14. mongbatstar

    Wow, sarcasm really doesn’t work on the internet does it?

    #14 3 years ago
  15. NeoSquall 9.4/10 (all platforms)–human-revolution—recensione.html

    #15 3 years ago
  16. Debabrata Nath

    Can’t wait to play this. Seriously.

    #16 3 years ago
  17. Patrick Garratt

    @14 – Based on the giant list of 90+% review scores ;-)

    #17 3 years ago
  18. Telepathic.Geometry


    #18 3 years ago
  19. HeavyD-Love

    Holy shit. Those are GOTY scores right there. Damn, gonna have to pick this up.

    #19 3 years ago
  20. AHA-Lambda

    omg im sooo happy ;_;

    in an era of dumbing down to crap this isn’t the game we deserve…but it is the one that we need.

    Yea i had to put TDK in :P

    #20 3 years ago
  21. DSB

    I really hope those scores are legit. Preloaded and ready :P

    #21 3 years ago
  22. stretch215

    Holy shit. Will be buying this tomorrow AND no work no kids Wednesday. Just me, this game, and Mary Jane :D

    #22 3 years ago
  23. Kuwabara

    Fuck im glad i preordered this, sweet!!!

    #23 3 years ago
  24. Razey

    Telegraph – 4 stars

    #24 3 years ago
  25. Erthazus

    It must be good. I’m ready.

    #25 3 years ago
  26. CaptPierce

    Consensus: This game is awesome. Can’t wait to play it. :D

    #26 3 years ago
  27. DSB

    Mass Effect 2 has me scared every time a game gets these kinds of scores.

    #27 3 years ago
  28. hitnrun

    @28: Yeah, but I think that “effect” only happens when it’s a AAA shooter or a Bioware game :D

    #28 3 years ago
  29. ninjanutta

    Ive played it for around two or 3 hours and im finding it hard to like,its not rubbbish but its not worth those scores,i bet 80% of you agree when get to play it.There is nothing outstanding about the game,its a tarted version of sticking with it for the story but i have been dissapointed so far,it may get much better when i upgrade my augments a lot more i hope.

    #29 3 years ago
  30. Ireland Michael

    I’m still incredibly nervous about this game.

    Human Revolution is tooting some hefty intellectual story-telling, but my universal experiences with video games has made my comfortably aware that most video games stories and a pile of dog-shit.

    It’s going to take a very crafty writer to pull off Human Revolution’s stories idea, and I can’t imagine there being many Isaac Asimovs and Philip K. Dicks on their writing staff.

    If the story isn’t up to snuff, it’s going to kill this game for me.

    Still, these scores are definitely encouraging. I can’t wait.

    #30 3 years ago
  31. osric90

    Fhew… So my waiting is worht it. Getting this as soon as I can too!

    #31 3 years ago
  32. Prof.Dr.Moertel

    GIGA.DE: 85%

    #32 3 years ago
  33. FuriousMachine

    This may be old news, and I don’t have a link, but just received OXM UK by mail the other day, and they gave it a solid 10/10…

    Wait, I DO have a link:

    #33 3 years ago
  34. Gizkata

    Was buying from Day 1 announcement, scores just make it more hyped for me! ;D

    Also got another review here from Gamersyde. No score but a great read.

    #34 3 years ago
  35. HeavyD-Love

    After watching several video reviews, decided it’s not for me personally. LOVE the futuristic dark noir sci fi atmosphere, but that’s about it really. I’m gonna rent first. Let us know how it is players!

    #35 3 years ago
  36. Edo

    #1 Edge say 9!?So the end of the world is actually happening sooner than we thought,btw bit-tech 90 % .

    #36 3 years ago
  37. el duderino

    Do we even need reviews to realize that this is goty material right there?

    #37 3 years ago
  38. Gekidami

    ^ Well yes. Eidos havent exactly had the best track record recently with IP’s they themselves own and make.

    #38 3 years ago
  39. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Ok, ok, i have to ask…..and this is NOT to start any flame wars so please don’t go there. I own both PS3 and X360 and enjoy both, but like to experience the best possible version when it comes to technical performance, graphics, etc.

    Any talk on which version may have a slight edge if any? Was there a lead platform during development? Waiting for the official lens of truth “head2head”.

    Thx in advance

    #39 3 years ago
  40. Gekidami

    ^ No idea. All i know is that the devs practically only demoed the PS3 version. Doesnt really mean everything though.

    #40 3 years ago
  41. salromano

    #41 3 years ago
  42. OrbitMonkey

    @40 If it means that much to you, get both. Make your mind up, then return or trade the *inferior* copy.

    Yeah it might cost you a bit of money, but what price piece of mind?

    #42 3 years ago
  43. Samuel

    To all the people who were claiming that the first review that came out, PC Gamer I think, was CLEARLY just biased because it was exclusive, and that the game would be crap like the second one – you get to eat your words now.

    #43 3 years ago
  44. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    FYI – 360 installed version definitely has slight advantage in load times.

    #44 3 years ago
  45. NeoSquall

    I reckon that during last february’s hands-on event in Milan the most stable version was the PS3 one, while the Xbox 360 one did crash to some journos in the place.

    Don’t know how it evolved after that, and I tend to don’t even mind, since I’m getting the game on PC. :D

    #45 3 years ago
  46. Maximum Payne

    If anyone have PC its way to go.Re-design control,interface,inventory,DX11…

    #46 3 years ago
  47. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    ^I would, but I wanna see it on my 50″ plasma!

    #47 3 years ago
  48. Nozz

    Eurogamer’s “review” was awful.

    Glad this is getting great reviews :) Will be my first purchase on PC also!

    #48 3 years ago
  49. NeoSquall

    @48 you can always plug your PC to your 50″ plasma with a HDMI cable.

    Unless your PC doesn’t support HDMI :trollface:

    #49 3 years ago
  50. GwynbleiddiuM

    I have to convince steam to take my money for this…

    #50 3 years ago
  51. Blerk

    Well, that’s both a relief and a surprise! I started off thinking this looked great, then after a number of fairly lacklustre previews I got a bit worried about it. But for naught! It’s ace! Hurrah!

    I shall put it on ‘the list’.

    #51 3 years ago
  52. manamana

    Yay! Preordered it long ago, after I saw the first ghost in the shell/Bladerunner style screenshots…. Friday cant come soon enough!

    #52 3 years ago
  53. stretch215

    Ign says meticulous players will spend about 40-45 hrs per playthrough!

    #53 3 years ago
  54. DSB

    Meticulous players could just be another word for achievement whores though. Still, between 20 and 30 is a great length for a game.

    I hate the fact that I have to wait three days to see for myself :P

    #54 3 years ago
  55. Edo

    GameSpot 8.5 .

    #55 3 years ago
  56. ultramega

    Mine is getting shipped tomorrow. I wanted a boxed copy of the Augmented Edition for PC. Sadly this means I likely won’t have it until Monday next week, at the earliest.

    #56 3 years ago
  57. bpcgos

    This is the PC game has to be!

    And by seeing this, we all will realize how much console (joining with mega corporate game publisher esp) has ruined our mindful hobbies into mindless shoot fest (regarding to this )!

    After playing this, do you still want to get back to those mindless shooter everyone?? Instead, play those 1st deus ex,thief or STALKER if you want more of it!

    Now, waiting for the 1st Deus Ex remake (Halo got it after 10 years,so why this masterpiece not?)

    #57 3 years ago
  58. Ireland Michael

    @58 Please crawl back to your basement with your fanboy rubbish. Thanks.

    Consoles are no more responsible for this than dime-a-dozen cell phone games or Facebook games are.

    #58 3 years ago
  59. bpcgos

    Sorry,but I just want to show that actually console also capable to give us this kind of game (mindful game) like PC does! But,sadly thats not the case. In fact they’ve ruined many games IP (Crysis 2, next hitman maybe) into unnecessary mindless game that sometimes feels disconnected with its predecessor only to chase the other publisher success (you know who)!

    I’m pretty sure core console gamer (when I said “console” previously, it’s nothing to do with “console gamer” like you or every other gamer) also wants something as rich as DX: HR today!

    #59 3 years ago
  60. stretch215

    @60 nobody cares. Except maybe the resident idiot.

    #60 3 years ago
  61. Ireland Michael

    @60 That is not the fault of the consoles. That’s the fault of the developers.

    PC gaming is full of just as much mindless entertainment. This is not a console-exclusive problem.

    We’re at least both in agreement that consoles are capable of providing mindful entertainment, but to put the blame on consoles alone is ignoring mountains of proof that says otherwise. Just look at Facebook games.

    Games are being simplified even on the PC, and not just for consoles.

    #61 3 years ago
  62. bpcgos

    @ 62

    Yeah, that’s bother me too! I hope that this game will get the success it’s deserved, both in console and PC, so that publisher and developer wouldn’t mind to spend its money for more game like this!

    Regarding to FB, at least their game are not intended to played by core gamer like most of us here (so that we can avoid them)! Although, their succes also give bad influences towards publisher/developer decision by thinking that we also want that kind of game !

    #62 3 years ago
  63. Phoenixblight

    Get to play this game and not pay a single cent for it. No I am not talking about pirating, talking about the next option Gamefly. Oh yeah. No breaking the bank and I get to see if this game fits the Deus Ex “style” like the developers claim.

    #63 3 years ago
  64. ultramega

    You read like an advertisement.

    #64 3 years ago
  65. Phoenixblight

    Just pumped that I get a game that releases tomorrow in the mail and get to play it while only paying 15$ a month for the subscription.

    #65 3 years ago
  66. Christopher Jack

    Still can’t get excited for it.

    #66 3 years ago
  67. ultramega

    This seems like one of those games that a person should own though… I’m certain it’ll be as memorable as the first Deus Ex.

    Sarcasm, I hope!?!?!

    #67 3 years ago
  68. Phoenixblight


    Not for me it isn’t I don’t like the art style, VA and stiff animation and thats why I passed on it, putting my money towards Skyrim and Rage instead.

    Plus Gamefly allows me to play for however long I like, so if its as good as everyone claims I can still enjoy it without buying.

    #68 3 years ago
  69. ultramega

    What’s VA?

    But you’re honestly judging this on graphics? This isn’t the sort of game to play for the graphics – it’s really about the atmosphere and story. I suppose the stylistic art style isn’t for everyone either… but I think it works great.

    #69 3 years ago
  70. bpcgos

    For anyone who played it for PC and still curious how it will looks like check it here

    From this article, we knew that this game brings a lot of change from technical point of view.

    First is shader based Anti Alias with FXAA and MLAA usage(magically, both is works fine at AMD and NVIDIA card) instead of performance hungry traditional AA like MSAA and SSAA.

    The other things is more advanced DX11 tesselation on every polygon with minimal performance hit also occur in this game and finally, we can actually see the differences between DX11 and DX9 looks like!

    Minimal performance hit means it wont ruin your gameplay like crysis 2 DX 11 patch already did!

    This game is trully become the milestone for the future of gaming,both technically and gameplay side!

    #70 3 years ago
  71. Ohmwrecker

    Please add Voodoo Extreme – 4.5/5

    #71 3 years ago
  72. YoungZer0

    @59: Thank you.

    #72 3 years ago
  73. f1r3storm

    #73 3 years ago
  74. TheStonedSheep


    #74 3 years ago
  75. Booze lee

    Please add: (german mag) – 86%


    #75 3 years ago
  76. Quiiick

    “… and (on console at least) the load times are horribly long.” (Eurogamer)

    Bummer! :(

    I remember DX2 (invisible Wars) having extremly long load times as well, and this made me stop playing the game half way through.

    #76 3 years ago
  77. Telepathic.Geometry

    The first game’s load times and file sizes were an abomination. In fact, apart from the fact that the first game was one of the best games ever made, it actually had a lot of glitches and problems with it.

    Still, it’s being shipped to me even as we speak. Yay!!! Should get it bang on Friday night. Shame I have a killer day’s work on Saturday followed by over time on Sunday morning too. x.x

    #77 3 years ago
  78. stretch215

    Just played for a couple if hours, the game is deserving of it’s scores .

    #78 3 years ago
  79. bluffbluff03

    Giga – 85/100:

    4players – 87/100:

    #79 3 years ago
  80. nilo

    9/10 from

    #80 3 years ago

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