In one swift stroke, Crack dot Com's debut game, Abuse, has changed side-scrolling platform shooters forever, and all because of this game's superior control.
Abuse's first impression was it's rather creepy, in a good way. In-game environments are dank, foreboding and even the most spacious of places, quite atmospherically claustrophobic. Couple that with a silent protagonist ... Read Full Review2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
The Personal computer has never been the Mecca for Jump N Run gamers. The Amiga did it before him with plenty of good and great jump n runs to choose from (Magic Pockets, Switchblade, Wolfchild, Assassin, the list goes o... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
This is one of the pioneers of video gaming in my books. This game has revolutionized the way i think and i am extremely proud i am one of the original players of this extraordinary game. Lots of weapons for the time it ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Information about Crack Dot Com and Abuse's backstory can be read elsewhere. This is just a statement about how awesome this game is. You can call it a review if you want, but its going to put the game in such a positi... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
I first tried the Abuse demo for the Mac thinking it would be a flop because of the lack of story in the Mac demo. of cousre they (Bungie) expanded into it with the full version for both Mac and PC. the gameplay was in c... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Abuse is the most innovative game ever. While many say that Doom set the foundations for shooters to come, I say Abuse did. The ability to aim in every direction is the greatest thing to happen to the genre. Abuse is hec... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Armed to the teeth with tons of awesome guns, you have to make it out of a prison complex, fighting mutants, security systems, giant robots. Thats basically the plot of the game. The fun part is blowing up mutants with m... Read Full Review2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
The Pros and cons: +Fast Frentic action gives a great new feeling to side - scrollers. -It varys little from other platform action games. +Smooth framrate +Often fun battles with hordes of alliens +Plays smoothly ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
At first glance Abuse might seem like just another typical action shooter. What made this game special was the character control. I'm pretty sure that this was the first PC game that incorporated both mouse and keyboard ... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Abuse came out a while ago, I know. If you see it in the bargain bin of your local store, do yourself a favor and pick it up. Abuse was one of the finest games from the now defunct Crack dot Com. In it, you played a... Read Full Review2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
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