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Average Player Score Based on 169 ratings
7.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 169 ratings
  1. 10 (17)
  2. 9 (43)
  3. 8 (64)
  4. 7 (23)
  5. 6 (11)
  6. 5 (4)
  7. 4 (5)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (1)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:8.5

    Ahh, better than acupuncture.

    Maybe it's just that I'm too picky or is the nostalgia speaking but the truth is that this game doesn't have a lot of things in common with the original, it is fast paced yes, but not in the same way than the original an... Read Full Review

    17 of 18 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Shadow Warrior

  • Review Score:4

    Just bad

    First off i noticed the poor graphics. The colors look dull,chalky and over saturated while i was expecting them to look glossy and sharp. They are also drowning in video "bloom" effect which makes the lights bleed out i... Read Full Review

    1 of 22 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    Just good

    Read spindie3's spastic review and imagine the opposite of everything he says, DO IT, DO IT, LOOK HOW BAD IT IS! candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy candy ca... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.5

    Ahh, better than acupuncture.

    Maybe it's just that I'm too picky or is the nostalgia speaking but the truth is that this game doesn't have a lot of things in common with the original, it is fast paced yes, but not in the same way than the original an... Read Full Review

    17 of 18 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:3.5

    Sorry but game was boring and to same all the time .... Its get really annoying to kill all time mobs just to slow down

    Sorry but game was boring and to same all the time .... Its get really annoying to kill all time mobs just to slow down story , if in game there be like 75 % less mob killing meybe then it was kind a fun and interesting ... Read Full Review

    1 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:5

    Yawn...

    I'm old enough to have played the original when it came out in 1997. It was funny and outrages. The reboot is not. By itself, it is not a bad shooter. From a technical standpoint, I've had no issues. Gameplay is... Read Full Review

    2 of 9 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    Good old fashioned FPS Fun..NOW with sword play and arterial spray!

    I played the original SW in the 90's and it was interesting mindless fun. SW the remake is pretty much the equivalent with next gen graphics. ( - ) The levels are super linear, sometimes disguised in multi pathed f... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Great Story Stunning Visuals Great Gameplay Responsive Controls Great Audio Quality

    Shadow Warrior Review (No Spoilers) Shadow Warrior is a FPS computer game developed by Flying Wild Hog and published by Devolver Digital . It is a re-imagination of the 1997 game of the same name developed by 3D Realm... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Shadow Warrior is highly entertaining but is very repetitive

    The Good: Fantastic graphics, interesting story, solid shooting mechanics, upgrades add depth, lots of blood and gore, funny writing, fun easter eggsThe Bad: Repetitive enemies and environments, powers feel practically ... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Shadow Warrior Review

    It’s always fun when a game presents you the opportunity to wield a sword (in first-person) to chop enemies to bits!Shadow Warrior is the latest take on the concept. This game is made by Flying Wild Hog, the same d... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    SW is a nice gift to fans and newcomers but gets old fast.

    I am a fan of FPS. In fact, thats my favorite video game genre.I became so obsessed with FPS since i was little playing Wolf3d, Doom2, Heretic and ShadowWarrior way back in the day. And yes, i played DOOM 1 much much lat... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
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