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Hydrophobia (Xbox 360)

Hydrophobia (Xbox 360)
alaScore 77

10 reviews

Nov, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews from magazines and websites. Some have doubts about the controls.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Xbox 360 Games the Hydrophobia (Xbox 360) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Hydrophobia Review

 

I'm still trying to figure out what went wrong with Hydrophobia.

Water elements add some fun strategy; plot is pretty good

Clunky controls; really short for 1200 MS Points

Mike Thompson is a regular contributor to GameShark and is finishing up his triple major at Northern Arizona University. He contributes regularly to Gamezebo , The Escapist , and College News, and has written for publications Ars Technica , Diablo...

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Hydrophobia

 

"Dark Energy has undoubtedly created some impressive technology and fiction, but neither are expressly enjoyable in what's playable. "

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Hydrophobia Review (Xbox 360)

 

crams a lot of features in a small package and is definitely worth a look for action-adventure fans. It's procedurally-generated water is a sight to behold, but the game feels small because it's only the first part of a planned trilogy. But let's get...

Once you enter into this second section of the game, you stumble across a gun that features unlimited concussive rounds. With these you can puncture explosive barrels, break windows holding back flooding water, knock down electrical wires, ignite gas...

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Hydrophobia

 

Will Hydrophobia leave you with that sinking feeling?

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Hydrophobia

 

An unusual take on survival horror with incredible water effects, Hydrophobia is ultimately let down by frustrating gameplay issues.

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Hydrophobia Review

 

We all have a fear of something, whether it be spiders, fire, water or even awful video games. Ask a 100 people which way they'd least like to die, more likely drowning will be near the top of the list (with falling, fire and, of course - being alone)....

This is Hydrophobia. The term generic shooter with awesome water effects has already been used, and rightly so too. What could have been an amazing survival game is sadly let down by some poor design choices. The game ends with the classic "To Be...

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