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Average User Score: 7.6Aug 28, 2012TL;DR: Use a controller, and the graphic fix and this game is awesome.
--- I have never given a review on Metacritic before but felt itTL;DR: Use a controller, and the graphic fix and this game is awesome.
I have never given a review on Metacritic before but felt it was important to review this game due to all the surrounding "controversy".
THE GAME itself is AWESOME. THE PORT was HORRIBLE (depending on your expectations). It's a 1:1 direct port to PC. Everyone wanted to play this game on PC and now you can, with a few caveats.
To enjoy this game you MUST use a controller. The game goes from a horrible, unplayable, direct port. To a fun, exciting, easy to control game. Also, it is imperative that you download the graphic fix. Before this fix the game felt like it was straight out of 2000. With the fix, while it's no Skyrim, the graphics get a much needed boost, and become quite beautiful.
PRE controller/graphics rating: 1
POST controller/graphics rating: 9
I wanted to do this to help people who are on the fence about this game, because while it is a direct port (some may say a lazy port) the ONLY things you need to do are a very minor graphic fix, and use a controller... I don't think thats too much to ask to enjoy a game of this caliber.… Expand