Metascore
43

Generally unfavorable reviews - based on 8 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 8
  2. Negative: 4 out of 8
  1. The dodgy camera, the impossible shooting set-up, the annoyingly slow stealth mode and the lack of a decent story! For the first time ever for me, I can say that there is nothing good about this game.
  2. The weapons line-up is too predictable, with just a pistol, sniper rifle and explosives at your disposal, and the automated targeting arrangement means that even when you do take folk down, there is little satisfaction to be had. The graphics are flat, the voice characterisations plodding and the whole experience way too sterile.
  3. What annoys me most about Gorky Zero is that although it's crap, it's not amusingly so. Some games are so dire that you find yourself laughing before you shred their shiny disks, but this is so generic and uninspiring that it's frustrating.
  4. How generic can a game be? How devoid of charm, ideas, or entertainment? How relentless in its march towards cliché and boredom?
User Score
6.8

Mixed or average reviews- based on 4 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 3
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 3
  3. Negative: 0 out of 3
  1. Yuri
    May 31, 2005
    10
    It was a budget game in my country and was released a year earlier than in West so the reviews are not objective. I like this game.
  2. [Anonymous]
    May 31, 2005
    10
    Not so bad. I'm from russia and i like this game.
  3. MartinN.
    Jul 24, 2004
    7
    Like the graphics, but the game would be alot better if the sneak and strafeing was better... It sure can kill some hours...