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Saints Row IV - PlayStation 3 Reviews

Vegaz

The only difference between saints and sinners is that every saint has a past while every sinner has a future.

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Pros: Some fun to be had, 'They Live' level

Cons: Recycled city, lost all the heart and charm, lack of originality, not a lot of new customization options

I'll just come right out and say it, this is the worst of the series. While the game adds superpowers to the gameplay it's lost nearly everything else that's made it good. It hasn't lost a lot of what made it fun so it's still an alright game but from the excellent Saints Row 2 it's fallen into mediocrity. The once clever jokes have become constant parody. Everything is parody or parody of a parody. Independence Day, Aliens, The Matrix, Space Invaders, Mass Effect, Leave it to Beaver and that's just the intro. Later on taking shots at Ghostbusters, MGS and more. It's become the Scary Movie of video games. Much like the Scary Movie series it's now at an all time low. The series has now...
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