El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron for PS3

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El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron

Fantasy action title inspired by events in the Old Testament, in particular the apocryphal Book of Enoch. Enoch.

VideoGamer.com Score:

8

Our Verdict: It can feel a little dated in terms of its approach to combat, but the game is so beautiful, so different, so utterly weird and wonderful that this is of no real consequence.

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Game Stats

Release Date: 09/09/2011
Publisher: Ignition Entertainment
Genre: Action
Rating: PEGI 12+
Site Rank: 15,684 48
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