Vigor is a third-person survival game made by Bohemia Interactive that just came out of the Xbox One’s Early Access preview program where it’s been for over a year. This preview is based on a code supplied earlier this month, just ahead of the full release today, August 19th.
Author: AJ Small
Not Jonesing To Ford This One
HIGH Getting chased by the fuzz.
LOW Getting caught by the fuzz .
WTF He might not have murdered his father, but that seems moot.
A Good Portion Of Chips, Too
HIGH Figuring out a boss.
LOW Getting so close and still yet so far from Earth.
WTF Dressing up a nuclear bomb.
Siblings From Other Mothers
HIGH The art style.
LOW Meeting Space Pirates.
WTF Those Markets are cartoonishly gross.
All I Ever Wanted
HIGH Ambitious is good.
LOW The pseudo-3D platforming section.
WTF A man feeds poison to orphans… FOR SCIENCE.
Put Down Humanely
HIGH The premise.
LOW The controls.
WTF Was this an early build?
HIGH Slow-motion death .
LOW That look sensitivity is a little… off.
WTF I’m not sure how seriously I should be taking the premise.
Right About Now
HIGH Toejam & Earl are back.
LOW The clash between character models and backgrounds.
WTF T&E were almost SEGA mascots – imagine that world.