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  • Summary: Coming to Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation 4, PC, Mac and Linux in 2015, Homefront: The Revolution throws players into a near future dystopia. Catastrophic events have brought the United States to its knees and enabled the Korean People'sComing to Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation 4, PC, Mac and Linux in 2015, Homefront: The Revolution throws players into a near future dystopia. Catastrophic events have brought the United States to its knees and enabled the Korean People's Army forces to impose a brutal military occupation. Trapped in this American nightmare, Philadelphia has become a police state, where surveillance drones and armored patrols keep her once-proud citizens at heel, crushing any dissent with totalitarian force. Expand
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 48
  2. Negative: 12 out of 48
  1. Jun 13, 2016
    80
    An open-world waiting for you to conquer it, with varied types of areas offering varied types of gameplay. You don't even have to pay attention to the silly story! You just have to want to take over the map.
  2. May 17, 2016
    70
    Flawed AI and quite a bit of repetitiveness can't deny the fact that Homefront: The Revolution is still a fun, thrilling game with lots of good moments in it. The awesome weapons arsenal and great atmosphere urges us to continue liberating the streets of Philadelphia.
  3. May 18, 2016
    65
    On paper The Revolution has been designed as an amazing sandbox with complex modifying weapon systems and a strong sense of guerrilla warfare. However, every element out there is unpolished and many of the ideas ultimately fail because of that.
  4. May 17, 2016
    60
    Despite its problems, Homefront: The Revolution isn't the disaster many would have anticipated, and it gets a lot right. If you're after a Far Cry game this year but don't want to throw sticks at mammoths, then it's worth checking out.
  5. May 18, 2016
    55
    An acceptable game buried under glaring flaws, Homefront cannot justify its performance problems and numerous bugs despite its competent-but-generic open world.
  6. May 20, 2016
    48
    The years of changes of direction and publishers didn’t leave the shooter unscathed. The stealth mechanics are superficial, the AI comfortably dumb and even the visuals are not up to par. Which is even worse considering that you’ll encounter the occasional tense moment, where you feel what this revolution could have been.
  7. May 17, 2016
    10
    Simply put, Homefront: The Revolution is outclassed in its bracket by every other big-budget game released this generation. And that’s without getting into how shockingly shit the PC version is...This game made me feel unwell, it bored me to tears, and it irritated the piss out of me. Also, it has co-op.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 15 out of 63
  2. Negative: 33 out of 63
  1. May 20, 2016
    10
    Homefront The Revolution - Released yesterday, and I just now got to play it for a couple hours, apparently it is horrifically bugged,Homefront The Revolution - Released yesterday, and I just now got to play it for a couple hours, apparently it is horrifically bugged, stuttery and unplayable on the consoles, which is bad because there are probably more console versions of the game being sold. Well that's nice but I am a PC Master Race kinda guy so I have not seen anything to bad yet, mind you i have only played in the first 2 zones, on the PC Version, AI Running into walls and, hovering texture meshes (an american flag floating in the middle of a warehouse), & Something that kinda bugs my eyes about this game is despite what the monitor is set at in windows the game seems to use a lower refresh rate. I am going to measure the fps and tweak for ~100 fps and game tick if i can get it to work (will post any fix or setting I find for it), for optimal viewing so that my eyes don't hurt and so that I don't get motion sick (I game on a 27" 144Hz Asus monitor (with Lightboost Blurbusters Hack) and like my fps to be around 120 Ideally but anywhere above 100 is comfortable.)That being said so far the setting is nice, the shooting mechanics are a little clunky, for ex: a 5.56 mm round has a lot of recoil in this game, and a 45. Cal SMG with a rifle stock has huge amounts of recoil, I can see maybe if it had no stock but it has one so... The character movement is decent don't like the screen wobble when running, Climbing. It is kinda like an urban Farcry 2, with a lot less driving (a Good Thing). the atmosphere is nice and the setting is well done. missions are okay, some of the side quests seem more important than the story missions for ex:
    "Find missing squad"
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  2. Jul 11, 2016
    9
    Went in with zero expectations. For the first couple of hours some usisoft aspects of openworld seems unnecessary, but by the end of 13 hoursWent in with zero expectations. For the first couple of hours some usisoft aspects of openworld seems unnecessary, but by the end of 13 hours campaing I really loved how it all tied up together. Nothing extrodinary, but overall very good shooter that actually was done with effort. Expand
  3. May 19, 2016
    8
    Its not fantastic, but it is fun and worth the money. It has technical issues but that does not mean it is the worst game ever. The executionIts not fantastic, but it is fun and worth the money. It has technical issues but that does not mean it is the worst game ever. The execution is done well enough that the game is enjoyable, it has plenty of content to keep you busy for hours. Don't listen to butt hurt nerds that don't like it when a game is buggy on release. Fallout 4 was buggy and that game is praised to hell. Expand
  4. May 17, 2016
    4
    This is NOT the game to play right after finishing Uncharted 4. I think it has potential, but I cannot recommend it in its current state.This is NOT the game to play right after finishing Uncharted 4. I think it has potential, but I cannot recommend it in its current state. The technical issues especially the framerate is what brings the score down for me. I think the open world aspect of the game is done well and the graphics are decent, but that framerate. I would say it averages about 22-25 FPS. I would wait for a patch to see if they can bring it up to 30 FPS. If they don't fix it in 3-4 weeks, I'm trading it in. Expand
  5. Mar 7, 2017
    3
    I played HF1 and HF: TR. They both have suck stories and the way to play it.

    HF1 has bad graphics but high system resources consumption.
    I played HF1 and HF: TR. They both have suck stories and the way to play it.

    HF1 has bad graphics but high system resources consumption. And when I played HF:TR, it even worse than Medal Of Honor: Warfighter.
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  6. May 30, 2016
    2
    Homefront Revolution has horrible graphics, in some light conditions you can't see anything. I have changed settings several times to get theHomefront Revolution has horrible graphics, in some light conditions you can't see anything. I have changed settings several times to get the best picture. I've see better graphics in PS2 games than this. The aim assist works 1 in 50, maybe. Worst 50$ spent. should've waited. I would recommend you play the trial version to see if you want to waste your $$$$. Seems to be a low budget game for lots of $$$$. Expand
  7. Mar 11, 2017
    0
    You can't skip cut scenes, I was sitting spamming all the keys and buttons for about 10 minutes, I kid you not. No thanks. The game getsYou can't skip cut scenes, I was sitting spamming all the keys and buttons for about 10 minutes, I kid you not. No thanks. The game gets zero as I couldn't play it. So long as games continue to do this, YOU WILL WATCH MY VIDEOS OVER AND OVER AGAIN BECAUSE WE PAID FOR IT ISN:T IT COOL. No. Zero. Expand

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