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  • Summary: Vermintide is an epic co-operative action combat adventure set in the End Times of the iconic Warhammer Fantasy world.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 13
  2. Negative: 0 out of 13
  1. 90
    Occasionally stupid AI and the lack of split-screen play aren't enough to dull the formidable lustre of Warhammer End Times: Vermintide as one of the most entertaining and flat out enjoyable online co-op games you can get on PS4. Killing rats has never been so much fun.
  2. Oct 19, 2016
    85
    The co-op mode is great, giving the game a lot of replay value. The rest of Warhammer: The End Times - Vermintide is fine as well, except for the lackluster framerate.
  3. Oct 10, 2016
    80
    Brutal and epic, Warhammer - End Times - Vermintide is an spectacular cooperative action game with a good mix of heroes, amazing massive combats and a visceral melee system.
  4. Oct 28, 2016
    80
    Warhammer Vermintide reach PS4 and Xbox One one year after PC market. And it is still a great co-op action game, set in the amazing board game universe.
  5. Oct 12, 2016
    75
    Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide delivers a fun, solid co-op experience, but the console version apparently suffers from a sometimes slow matchmaking and 30 fps graphics.
  6. Nov 9, 2016
    75
    About a year after the original release for the PC, console users may now enjoy Vermintide as well. The game is most enjoyable with 3 others, as the bot's AI leaves a lot to be desired. If you are into co-op and like a challenge, this is for you.
  7. 60
    It doesn’t take long to see that Warhammer: The End Times – Vermintide for PS4 was certainly not constructed with consoles in the forethought; it’s quite the afterthought, and it painfully shows. Stick to the PC for this one.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 12
  2. Negative: 5 out of 12
  1. Feb 20, 2017
    9
    This game is honestly so much fun. I wish more people would give it a chance. To the people that say that they are having "performanceThis game is honestly so much fun. I wish more people would give it a chance. To the people that say that they are having "performance issues", I have not had a single issue. The only issue I have with this game at all is that I wish more people played it! And that isn't the games fault. Expand
  2. Oct 9, 2016
    9
    Being a Warhammer fan and a lover of Left 4 Dead, this amalgamation of the two genres, to me, makes for an amazing game. Whilst it differsBeing a Warhammer fan and a lover of Left 4 Dead, this amalgamation of the two genres, to me, makes for an amazing game. Whilst it differs slightly from L4D with the aspect of unlocking weapons/ items and leveling up, the core gameplay is pretty much on L4D's level. You HAVE to work together!

    The only reason I gave it a 9 is due to the fact, that when it was initially released, it had a game breaking bug which was the invert axis was properly unstable and there were match making crashes. Since the update though, everything seems to be working fine.

    A truly recommended buy if you love L4D, and to me, the added bonus is that its set in the Warhammer universe. And for the price... it's a steal!
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  3. Oct 5, 2016
    8
    It's pretty much the same awesome game for PC but for console players. I WOULD rate this game a bit higher had I not be needing PlaystationIt's pretty much the same awesome game for PC but for console players. I WOULD rate this game a bit higher had I not be needing Playstation Plus to enter, but I still enjoy it as it is. At $40.00, I say it's worth playing. Expand
  4. Oct 11, 2016
    5
    Let me start of by saying I've played the PC port and it wasn't to bad was worth a look into, but the console version or at least the PS4Let me start of by saying I've played the PC port and it wasn't to bad was worth a look into, but the console version or at least the PS4 version I can say wait for a big sale or it goes free on PS Plus.

    Graphics, It looks ok but it does look a bit rushed to console they will need to they will need to give some touch ups here and there.

    Sound, it's there. not much to say. when you hit the enemy makes a death sound as the fall to the ground. music is near non-existent I hear more of the deaths and your boots on the stone then I here the background music.

    Gameplay, It plays as a Left 4 Dead clone in the Warhammer world or at least in this town being over ran by walking talking giant rats. You play as 1 of the 5 classes in the game, Witch hunter a fencer style preacher looking guy, Empire Solider a heavy weapon smashing guy in knights armor, Dwarf ranger which is basically the sword and shield guy with a crossbow, Waywatcher whose the ranger with a bow, and Bright Wizard whose the magic wielder.
    All of this is great except you cant have doubles in a group so if someone chose the Waywatcher it'll say sorry you need to choose a new character or stay in queue for another 10-20 min. Yes the queues have gotten that bad before.

    Combat, it's pretty much just run around slash, bash, shoot, stab wildly till everything's dead for the most part some times you'll need to pick up items and take them to a point.

    Overall, its a basic game I'm sure the game was a good idea when Left 4 Dead first came out and everyone loved it.
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  5. Oct 8, 2016
    3
    Cheap, but pretty bad, at least on consoles. Everything about this game feels like the deva just thought "let's make it good enough and atCheap, but pretty bad, at least on consoles. Everything about this game feels like the deva just thought "let's make it good enough and at least Warhammer fans will buy it". The missions feel very similar to one another despite the different locales. It is like a poor man's L4D, with Skaven. Expand
  6. Feb 27, 2021
    0
    Servers don’t work. Lack of communication from developer. Would not buy as you can’t play without logging in
  7. Oct 9, 2016
    0
    I'm sick of games requiring a constant internet connection. If the developer decides to shut down the servers, the game is useless. Why the fI'm sick of games requiring a constant internet connection. If the developer decides to shut down the servers, the game is useless. Why the f would I need a internet connection to play with bots???

    Besides, the performance is a joke. constant crashes and lags.

    Its a pitty. The game could have so much potential to become a worthy left for dead clone. but its not. its simply a rip-off.
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