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  • Summary: Captain America: Super Soldier combines a highly athletic combat system with fluid platforming and a highly tuned suite of shield attacks, as Cap explores a massive castle turned military installation. His shield can be employed in numerous ways: taking out multiple enemies at once,Captain America: Super Soldier combines a highly athletic combat system with fluid platforming and a highly tuned suite of shield attacks, as Cap explores a massive castle turned military installation. His shield can be employed in numerous ways: taking out multiple enemies at once, deflecting incoming fire back at enemies, solving puzzles, and scaling walls. Players will be able to launch shield-first into the fray with the superior force of the world's first Super-Soldier at their fingertips and they'll need every bit of that strength to overcome a castle that's both an acrobatic playground for the Captain's physical prowess and a house of mystery with enemies and danger at every turn. Expand
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 48
  2. Negative: 7 out of 48
  1. Dec 12, 2011
    88
    The combat's fun, the plot's well executed and the multimedia's solid. If you don't mind a heavy dose of platforming with your non-gun combat, you won't be disappointed by Captain America.
  2. Aug 23, 2011
    70
    This is not a game that will win any year-end awards but is worth at least checking out for those who have a yearning for more Captain America.
  3. Jul 22, 2011
    68
    While not a cursed bad game, Captain America: Super Soldier is super short… it's not a complete miss, nor is it a bull's eye.
  4. 61
    Captain America: Super Solider could have been far more entertaining than it turned out to be. The supposed sandbox style setup is actually far emptier and shallower than it should be, and the whole game consists of repeating the self-same combat and timed jumping sections over and over again. You will blitz through Captain America: Super Soldier in five hours and still feel like your time would have been better spent elsewhere. Another movie tie-in 'gem'.
  5. Jul 28, 2011
    60
    Captain America: Super Soldier is an enjoyable game, but a limited length and several shortcomings sting where it might have shone.
  6. Jul 21, 2011
    53
    Captain America: Super Soldier is too simple, becoming a title only recommended for Cap fans.
  7. Aug 15, 2011
    30
    A poorly executed licence product. Nothing super about this at all.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 17
  2. Negative: 1 out of 17
  1. Jul 14, 2020
    10
    Another underrated great Hero Game! Very nice Graphics, great Sound and great fights and Fun! Xbox 360 is the best Version!
  2. Jul 26, 2011
    8
    I always seem hesitant to buy a comic book to movie to game tie in game. This one was no different. But I was drawn in by the similarities toI always seem hesitant to buy a comic book to movie to game tie in game. This one was no different. But I was drawn in by the similarities to Batman: Arkham Asylum. The combat feels fluid. The platforming is more about timing than anything else but the plot is engaging especially some of the little extras you find by hunting down the collectibles. The game itself may be a touch to easy in parts and the boss battles are easy to figure out after a couple of tries on normal difficulty. It is however still very engaging and makes you feel like a superhero beating down hoards of minions to get to the "supervillain". If you liked Batman then I can recommend this game to you. Expand
  3. Mar 15, 2012
    8
    Anyone who doesn't like this game obviously doesn't know what they are talking about. Ok its not going to win any game of the year awards andAnyone who doesn't like this game obviously doesn't know what they are talking about. Ok its not going to win any game of the year awards and the amount of collectibles is laughable. However, if u have any video game skills at all and know how to use combat systems for individual games properly than this game is very fun. Throwing the shield couldn't be more fun and the platforming and swinging parts are some of the best I've seen ( I dare you to find a third person game I havent played, try me!). This game is the building blocks of something great. Other than the Arkham series, this is the best superhero game I've played. Enemies can get slightly repetitive but there are some many animations, beating them up never gets old. I just wanna know of there will be a sequel. I hope no one pays these critics bc they're opinions are terrible and I would never go by what they say !&$& spoiler alert -- no red skull battle? Better be a sequel Expand
  4. Sep 9, 2011
    7
    Captain America: Super Soldier isn't dreadful. It's not horribly broken. It's not as bad as Iron Man 2 or Thor. It's just drab, forgettableCaptain America: Super Soldier isn't dreadful. It's not horribly broken. It's not as bad as Iron Man 2 or Thor. It's just drab, forgettable and a missed opportunity. Roll on the inevitable disappointment of next year's inevitable Avengers game... Expand
  5. Apr 23, 2013
    7
    A surprisingly enjoyable 5 hour experience. This game is clearly a budget clone of the Arkham series (especially Asylum), but that doesn'tA surprisingly enjoyable 5 hour experience. This game is clearly a budget clone of the Arkham series (especially Asylum), but that doesn't make it bad. The combat is rather excellent in fact. The story is simple, but it holds together and gives you a reason to keep moving forward. The game fails to capitalize on its semi-open world (more like semi-open castle place), but they comes down to 2 things that I'm sure would have been improved with more budget and time. 1) The environmental design leaves a lot to be desired. Lots of re-used assets that were boring to look at the first time you saw them. 2) They have jammed so many meaningless collectibles into the environment it is almost funny (if it wasn't sad). I can't blame the developer, in fact, I commend them. The game is good fun. They clearly picked their priorities with a limited budget and I'd guess they accomplished 90% of what they set out to do (knowing it was a move tie-in game). I can't think of a better movie tie-in game actually. I'd probably compare this to the Wolverine game that came out with the first Wolverine movie, but I probably enjoyed Captain America more. Expand
  6. Dec 31, 2016
    6
    Captain America: Super Soldier é um jogo até legal, oque eu mais gostei foi da jogabilidade do jogo, que se inspirou muito nos jogos do BatmanCaptain America: Super Soldier é um jogo até legal, oque eu mais gostei foi da jogabilidade do jogo, que se inspirou muito nos jogos do Batman da Saga Arkham, o enredo é igual do filme, com algumas mudanças, o grafico é aceitavel, mais tem alguns defeitos, a trilha sonora é apenas ok, e dificuldade ate que é boa, tem algumas partes bem chatinhas. Nota 6.7 Expand
  7. Oct 9, 2011
    0
    This game is absolutely the worst I've ever played, between framerate drops and terrible writing, animations that would be okay 5 years ago,This game is absolutely the worst I've ever played, between framerate drops and terrible writing, animations that would be okay 5 years ago, and the complete lack of compelling gameplay, I think paid way too much when I picked this up out of the bargain bin. I mean come on, this is disgraceful. This game is a great example of how almost every marvel game SEGA has ever made is bad. This game was obviously a complete rush, I'm guessing maybe half a year to make, compared to the normal 2 or more year development cycle great or even average games take to make. Expand

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