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inFamous: Second Son

SCEA, Sucker Punch
Mar 21, 2014 - PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5

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8.7 / 10
Game Rant
4 / 5
3.5 / 5
Metro GameCentral
6 / 10
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8.5 / 10
8 / 10
8.5 / 10

inFamous: Second Son Review Summary

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inFamous: Second Son is an excellent showcase of the PS4's graphical fidelity. But that's not all as critics are raving about its tight and satisfying gameplay that help compliment the gorgeous visuals.

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Critic Reviews for inFamous: Second Son

Second Son is a departure in tone for the Infamous series, but its superpowered action lives up to expectations.

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'inFAMOUS: Second Son' is a gorgeous open-world super-powered adventure but one that doesn't innovate on the story or gameplay front.

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A beautiful game with a handful of interesting ideas that simply doesn't give you enough to do with its tools. Second Son is a great example of the PS4's power, and works as a decent stop-gap until bigger and better exclusives appear.

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The graphics are a great advert for the power of the PlayStation 4, but in terms of gameplay and story this hasn't moved on at all from the previous generation.

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For the third time, Sucker Punch has crafted a game that is worth playing through twice

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The gorgeous world of Infamous: Second Son is brimming with delights, setting you loose in Seattle to partake in fast-paced, inventive combat that's an absolute blast.

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Second Son is more of the Infamous you already know

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Second Son provides a great example of how to transition a sereies to a new generation of dedicated hardware with a tangible sense of evolution in almost every aspect.

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