Sunset Overdrive Review


“Therein lies the heart of Sunset Overdrive: It’s a video game and loves being one. The whole thing sword swipes through the center of the broad social designation “gamer” and rummages through a cultural playbook to find more. Sunset Overdrive is a nerd and geek symbiosis, with the lead being a take charge hardcore type who splashes his/her knowledge of tropes as if deserving of a junk knowledge crown. As much as this perpetuates and enforces archetypal beliefs, it is also representative of a forged identity while reveling in the chance to celebrate what many see as the cornerstone of their entertainment reality.”

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