Giant Bomb review forthcoming?

#1 Posted by DanHammett (151 posts) -

So we all know the close ties that the Bomb squad has with the guys over at Iron Galaxy, which raises a question. Will the site review the game, or will it be like Bastion where they talk about their feelings on the game but don't review it do to possible unintentional bias?

#2 Edited by Chumley_Marchbanks (93 posts) -

@danhammett: Does it even need a review? I think you can tell if you'd like this game just by watching a couple of matches.

#3 Posted by Grissefar (2842 posts) -

No.

#4 Posted by Morningstar (2142 posts) -

They do so few reviews, so hard to know. Do you really need a review of this though?

#5 Edited by bigjeffrey (4793 posts) -

Jeff's Answer

#6 Posted by Milkman (16531 posts) -

Giant Bomb doesn't review flash games.

#7 Posted by Oscar__Explosion (2197 posts) -

No

#8 Posted by WickedSickDanceAttack (36 posts) -

Review: Buy it.

#9 Posted by OurSin_360 (834 posts) -

Only if dave lang does the review...

#10 Posted by chiablo (905 posts) -

Only if dave lang does the review...

No, they would want someone to give a positive review.

#11 Posted by GorillaMoPena (1930 posts) -

They already said it is the Best .swf of the year

#12 Posted by OurSin_360 (834 posts) -

@chiablo said:

@oursin_360 said:

Only if dave lang does the review...

No, they would want someone to give a positive review.

haha, I guess your right. but that would be fucking hilarious. "This game is completely broken" - Dave Lang

#13 Posted by Milkman (16531 posts) -

They already said it is the Best .swf of the year

I don't know, I think Lethal League has that shit on lock.

#14 Edited by Krakn3Dfx (2485 posts) -

GB doesn't review games done by friends of the site, pretty standard. They didn't review Bastion for that reason.

#15 Posted by ThePhantomnaut (6186 posts) -

As people said, a rule in review ethic.

#16 Posted by Sbaitso (502 posts) -

There's a ton of coverage of DiveKick on this site already which should give a pretty clear indication of what they think about it. What do you need a review for?

#17 Posted by BisonHero (6187 posts) -

It would be a conflict of interest, since Jeff is clearly both Markman and Mr. N.

/sarcasm, because everyone in the comments of the Divekick Quick Look didn't know shit about anything.

#18 Posted by ImperiousRix (2963 posts) -

GB doesn't review games done by friends of the site, pretty standard. They didn't review Bastion for that reason.

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