Is Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League worth buying?
Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League released on January 30th, 2024, on PS5, Xbox and PC. It is a shooter, action-adventure video game which has been widely anticipated since its official release date was set with lots of gamers discussing what they think we will see in the upcoming game and what to expect. However, since the game has been out there has been a lot of negative reviews around the game. Lots of people have been stating the game would be much better as a complete standalone game rather than being in the Arkham Series, and this opinion is unpopular because the game currently has (as of current time) a 5/10 rating on IGN and 2.3/5 on Google.
So let’s take a look at what his game is about, taking a look at our positives and a dive into the negative opinions of a lot of players.
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What is suicide squad kill the Justice League plot?
Players are sent to Metropolis, a fictional city within the popular DC Comics, to stop alien invader Brainiac and kill the members of the Justice League who became homicidal after being brainwashed by him. It is up to the Suicide Squad to take them out so that the world can be saved. The game is presented as a third person perspective and with its open world design players are given the opportunity to freely roam Metropolis. We liked the fact players could roam freely giving them some sense of exploration and freedom.
As well as this, players can choose which character they play as. Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, Deadshot and King Shark are all options to choose each with their own playstyle, skill, build and weapon/ability. Again, this was something we liked, as the game can be played numerous times and each time the game will have a slight change of feel to it.
Are the kill the justice league graphics good:
When the game was originally announced, there was very little suicide squad kill the justice league leaked info about the games graphics and what to expect when it came to how the game looks.
The cutscenes truly do come to life with the polished graphics with the characters appearing clear and detailed.
There has been some disagreement however with players stating compared to the previous games, the graphics haven’t changed massively, and it has also been recommended by other players to set v-sync to off and framerate to either 60fps (LCD) or 90fps (OLED) depending on which Deck you're using for a much better gameplay.
Suicide squad: kill the justice league reviews:
So as we mentioned at the beginning, Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice Leage has received a lot of negative reviews, and it’s time to see what people dislike about this game. There has been a big focus on the name of the game, which although was released a few years ago, players thought there may be more to the game besides this plot, with the title giving the premise of the game away before even beginning to play.
This initial dislike to the plot is also very present throughout the game, lots mentioned that the missions are repetitive and even though you can go back and play as numerous characters, they all follow the same gameplay and the same shooting theme.
And finally, although we cannot give much away, the games ending has been widely criticised however we will not spoil this for those who are wishing to play.
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So that’s our thoughts on Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League. Overall, we think the graphics on the game help improve the gameplay and the option to play as multiple characters is great for longer gameplay also. But of course, there is still the wide selection of negative reviews when it comes to how this game performs which we cannot ignore. What do you think? Are these negatives just being exaggerated by players or was the game just not as impressive as it was expected to be?
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