Huge, intense battles are a chaotic blast.
Even at low levels, you feel you are contributing to the war effort.
Combat diversity makes every confrontation feel different from the last.
Smart implementation of the free to play pricing model.
Inconsistent technical performance.
Lack of an in game tutorial makes the first few hours intimidating.
By PC Authority on February 07, 2013
Yes, you read that right. The idea that Sony could make a PC shooter that is this good, let alone this groundbreaking in scale, might seem like a sign of the coming apocalypse (which, if you're reading this, means it obviously isn't), but Sony...83
By Strategy Informer on January 07, 2013
When the original Planetside came out, many said it was ahead of its time. The technology, both in terms of how games are made and the internet infrastructure of the day, wasn’t really as widespread as it needed to be. Nearly ten years later...85
By GameSpot on December 19, 2012
Planetside 2's monumental battles are exciting and...85
By New Game Network on December 10, 2012
Despite the compromises made to achieve it's scale, Planetside 2 largely succeeds in its ambitions, offering up a game with familiar shooter mechanics in the unique and exciting format of a massive persistent...80
By 1UP on December 03, 2012
PlanetSide 2 isn't interested in explaining itself. Want to know why the planet Auraxis is caught in a three-way tug-of-war between red guys, blue guys, and purple guys? Go read a wiki. Having trouble understanding some basic gameplay systems? Tough...88
By PC Gamer on November 28, 2012
12Next »When it’s dark – properly dark – you can look up at the night sky and see a multitude of stars. Stop and consider those stars. Each one is a ball of superheated gas, floating out there in space with its own history....-
By GameSpy on November 23, 2012
Days 4 & 5: The Not-So-Friendly SkiesUntil now, the aircraft of PlanetSide 2 were just things that dropped out of the sky in burning, blackened chunks. But that's changed. The difference now is that I'm part of the falling debris. I spent some...-
By Netzwelt on January 08, 2013
Der Tod kommmt schnell. Sehr schnell. Kaum stürzt sich die eigene Figur aus dem Orbit in Richtung Kampfgebiet, sorgen feindliche Einheiten unmittelbar nach der Landung auch schon für das Ableben des eigenen Soldaten - ohne dass er...-
By Gamereactor on December 20, 2012
Den som vill investera hela sitt liv i ett spel behöver inte längre söka sig till World of Warcraft, Guild Wars 2 eller Second Life. Planetside 2 är här för att återuppfinna actiongenren genom att blanda in...80
By Eurogamer on December 01, 2012
Enten kan man bunde, eller også kan man ikke. PlanetSide 2 har i hvert fald tænkt sig at teste dine overlevelsesevner fra første fløjt. Du laver en figur, giver den et navn, vælger en gruppe at kæmpe for, og så bliver...90