Free-roaming shape shifting action game from Radical Entertainment. Score:


Our Verdict: Prototype looked like it was going to be a hell of a lot of fun each and every time we saw it over its extended development, and it is fun, just not all the time.

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Prototype 2 developer shut down by Activision.

10 Publish date Jun 28 2012

Prototype 2 confirmed for 2012

Sgt. James Heller to destroy original anti-hero Alex Mercer.

Publish date Dec 13 2010

Prototype 2 VGA reveal almost certain

Shots of the original game have appeared on the website.

Publish date Dec 6 2010

VGA teaser suggests reveal won't be Resident Evil

'Murder Your Maker' links image back to Activision.

Publish date Dec 3 2010

Activision teases VGA reveal

Internet chatter suggests a Prototype sequel.

8 Publish date Nov 26 2010

Modern Warfare 2 was 2009's most pirated game

4.1 million downloads for the PC version.

3 Publish date Jan 4 2010

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thedanyrand's Avatar

I would say Im surprised but I still get Prototype and Infamous mixed up so that doesnt speak well to it being a stand out game.

Alex Mercer (From Prototype) Leather Jackets in General Gaming

pblive's Avatar

Nice jacket, but I'd be happy with a similar 'copy' for half the price.

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Activision teases VGA reveal in Article Comments

CheekyLee's Avatar

In four hours HERE. But that site isn't. Adjust your time. As if you were in .... wait for it .... AMERICA! Gordon Bennett! Do they teach you nothing at school these days?

Game Stats

Technical Specs
Release Date: 12/06/2009
Developer: Radical Entertainment
Publisher: Activision
Genre: Action
No. Players: One
Rating: BBFC 18
Site Rank: 4,111 1481
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