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FirstPlay Thursday – Week 35

Submitted by on Thursday, 2 December 20108 Comments

This week’s episode includes reviews of the awesome Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood, DJ Hero 2 and Rock Band 3. There’s also an entertaining feature on OPM’s Rachel Weber learning how to rap, and a making of video for God of War: Ghost of Sparta.

If that’s not enough to tempt you then you’ll also find a feature on FirstPlay’s first hour on the Killzone 3 multiplayer beta, as well as screenshot galleries of Duke Nukem Forever, inFamous 2, No More Heroes: Heroes’ Paradise, and Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath.

As always, this episode can be purchased for 99p, or you can save some money by taking out a 90-day subscription for £8.99.

Download size of Episode 35 = 1791MB

The complete contents of this week’s episode are as follows:

HD Reviews and Previews

Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood review – if you enjoyed Assassin’s Creed II, you’ll love this – 8/10

Reviews Round-up – a music (and darts) themed round-up

  • DJ Hero 2 – DJ Hero + new songs and features = win – 8/10
  • Rock Band 3 – the greatest peripheral based music game ever made – 9/10
  • PDC World Championship Darts: Pro Tour – one of the worst uses of the Move so far – 3/10

Rachel goes to Def Jam Rap School Pt. 1 – OPM’s Rachel Weber has two weeks to learn how to rap with the help of Def Jam Rapstar, before performing her own rap in front of a real audience

Inception Blu-Ray review – simply extraordinary – 10/10

Network Highlights

First hour with Killzone 3 – a look at FirstPlay’s first hour with the Killzone 3 beta, in a new regular feature

Making of God of War: Ghost of Sparta – FirstPlay speak to Ru Weerasuriya, Creative Director of Ready at Dawn, to find out how Ghost of Sparta came about

Top Splitscreen Games – FirstPlay goes all old school and counts down the best splitscreen multiplayer games on PS3

PSP Comics – more Digital Comics to read when you’re on the go

Screenshot Galleries

Duke Nukem Forever – don’t worry, you didn’t imagine it; Duke Nukem Forever really is coming out next year!

inFamous 2 – looking predictably awesome

No More Heroes: Heroes’ Paradise – potentially one of the best Move games of next year

Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath – an HD remake of the original Xbox exclusive title

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