Crackdown 1 was brilliant fun. Forget the Halo 3 Beta, I played the crap out of it. I loved how your character/vehicles would dynamically change as you levelled up your stats. But Crackdown 2 was disappointing to me. I enjoyed the four player coop, but the levelling up was unsatisying, the environments were dull and so was the combat. I guess the DLC made things a little better. Not much though. But I'd love to see a next-gen Crackdown. Hopefully it won't be uninspired and repetitive like the second.
Loved the 1st one. The 2nd was a let down. My only wish for the next gen would be the game levels up with you. In C2 once you leveled up it got pretty boring. Collecting orbs is fun for about 5 min, then I want to play something else
I actually bought Crackdown for the game. I hardly touched the beta, I still felt burned on Halo 2's disappointing campaign.
I'd played the demo and liked what I'd seen so I bought it. It was a flawed gem, sure, but it had a nice escalation of threat and such. It had that Assassins Creed 1 feel where you were undermining the power base of a bad guy before taking them on face to face. Or just being ballsy and taking them on first, then killing the underlings.
Got every achievement for it by the end, too.
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