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We went into Human Revolution expecting one thing: bitter disappointment. After all these years of carrying a torch for the original Deus Ex... along with a pitchfork for Invisible War... how could this arrogant would-be prequel be anything but one of the PC's most beloved names wrapped up in a console friendly straitjacket and whored back onto the market? We were almost looking forward to unleashing some righteous fury.

A little over twenty hours and at least two missed meals later, we've rarely been so happy to be wrong. Human Revolution doesn't simply deserve to wear the Deus Ex name, but - for the most part - gets to do so with pride.
Bit-Tech/Bit-Gamer gave it a 90%. Looks like it's not gonna be bad at all!
 
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All my fears disappeared after playing the leak. These glorious reviews are well deserved. One more day!

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Originally Posted by Doomsong83;14674995 
All my fears disappeared after playing the leak. These glorious reviews are well deserved. One more day!

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Agreed. Will be buying it after about an hour of playing it. After the fiasco that is Crysis 2, I doubt I will buy any game before being able to play the final copy which sadly means I will likely miss most pre-orders.
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post #4 of 28
Sounds like it would have got an even higher review had they not put those bosses in. Based on that review I am not looking forward to those boss fights lol.
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post #5 of 28
I played the leak~ thinking I was just going to download the game to see if I would end up finishing it in like four hours or something~

Just pre-ordered the Aug edition on Steam. Seriously freaking fun game and worth every penny. Did NOT expect this game to be this fun. I put this game higher than Metal Gear in terms of entertainment. The music is hot, the graphics look great and everything is just top notch.

I then later hear that these same guys are developing Thief 4!?

...<3
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I preordered a hardcopy since I want the flashy artbook and soundtrack in my hands and not on the PC. Can't wait!
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Oh~ and seriously, complaining about the bosses? I played the leak, which included one boss before it ends, and yes~ it's a Metal Gear fight, and in a lot of ways this game feels like a tighter, better edited Metal Gear... but is that a bad thing?

Sure, the guy took a ton of hits, but the environment had tons of cover, I had plenty of things to throw and have been itching to use my grenades on someone without fear (I normally play stealth~). So I don't see it as a major complaint, think the reviewer was a little off on that one~

Though I'm sure that hot dark skinned girl is going to make me beg for mercy~ (I sure hope so~ mmm!)
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post #8 of 28
wheee.gif Cannot wait.

As a massive fan of the original, I've followed this games progress from day one, can't wait for my preorder to be delivered.
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Woah, no video review? I need visuals, foo!
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9 hours is so far away...

Must figure out how to break into pre-load files. tongue.gif
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