I was recently asked to contribute at Christian Entertainment Reviews, and I gratefully accepted. Below is the beginning of my first post there with a link to continue reading. Thanks for checking it out! You might find other reviews to tickle your fancy there too.
Ok, so saying that the childish-looking Plants vs Zombies game, Garden Warfare, is the “best shooter ever” might be a bit subjective, but I’m not the only one adult with that line of thinking. Sprinkled all over the internet are almost apologetic expressions of this same sentiment from experienced gamers–that is, by older teens or adults. But Game reviewers are less shy in praising Garden Warfare:
Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare’s bright colors, cartoon graphics and humorous approach are the antithesis of most . . . shooters. But don’t be fooled. It’s as good as any out there – and very likely an awful lot more fun. (Jaz Rignall at USGamer.net)
William Schwartz at AttackoftheFanboy.com also approves:
Garden Warfare is more deliberate, and involves more strategy than you would think, considering its cartoon exterior. Digging into the different characters and the different special abilities for each, there’s a surprising amount of depth to the gameplay.
What exactly is Garden Warfare (PvZ)?
Garden Warfare, rated “E” (everyone), is a third-person shooter—meaning that you see the back of your character as you blast away (a possible down-side being that the right-of-center site makes aiming less intuitive). It’s populated by cute, weird, and . . . [continue reading]