Hellboy Slot Review

This game is based on a science fiction comic book character ‘Hellboy’. This series was written and drawn by Mike Mignola. The game was released in 2008 in various countries like North America, Europe and Australia. All these gadgets have a similar storyline but a different version. This game is played on the following gadgets:

  • Playstation 3
  • Xbox 360
  • Playstation Portable

Game popularity

The series was an unfamiliar autonomous series at the time of release so at first, the game was a commercial failure. It took almost four years in developing the game. There were certain other features in the game that caused it droop. These included:

  • PC version enclosed with bugs
  • Playstation version was graphically substandard
  • Playstation version was inferior to the other games released years before
  • Both the games had dreadful controls

About the game

The game consists of four playable characters:

  • Hellboy
  • Abe Sapien
  • Liz Sherman
  • Lobster Johnson

The levels have many different stages and courses which are fully occupied by several enemies that vary in different chapters. The enemies in one stage must be defeated to continue to the next point of the chapter. The Hellboy has a right hand Doom for hand to hand fighting. Different combinations are made my mixing the quick and steady attacks. As he kills his enemies, his energy increases and is stored in his health meter.

Hellboy’s weapons

Hellboy executes other attacks like slams, smash, head butts and crashing the opponent till it dies. He uses a powerful weapon called the ‘Samaritan’ which is an oversized pistol. It fires single shots of a variety of bullets like heavy, splinter or grenade. There are puzzle elements used in the game to make it more interesting. Obstacles and locked doors to stop Hellboy are one component of this game.

Bonus ammunition

The bonus is obtained in the form of ammunition like winning a ‘charge’ by killing certain rivals. Or it is able to pick up a variety of things like:

  • Barrels
  • Hammers
  • Pipes
  • Rocks
  • Part of enemies

Game Reviews

The game received pessimistic and negative reviews on the opening release. While a few of the critics praised their combat style but most were the complaints about the boring and repetitive game play. And also the graphics of the game were not up to the current generation standards. It received different rankings all over the world.

  • 58% by EGM magazine
  • 7/10 by Game Informer
  • 4/5 by Game pro
  • 5/10 by Team Xbox
Game popularity

The series was an unfamiliar autonomous series at the time of release so at first, the game was a commercial failure. It took almost four years in developing the game. There were certain other features in the game that caused it droop. These included:

  • PC version enclosed with bugs
  • Playstation version was graphically substandard
  • Playstation version was inferior to the other games released years before
  • Both the games had dreadful controls
About the Game

The game consists of four playable characters:

  • Hellboy
  • Abe Sapien
  • Liz Sherman
  • Lobster Johnson

The levels have many different stages and courses which are fully occupied by several enemies that vary in different chapters. The enemies in one stage must be defeated to continue to the next point of the chapter. The Hellboy has a right hand Doom for hand to hand fighting. Different combinations are made my mixing the quick and steady attacks. As he kills his enemies, his energy increases and is stored in his health meter.

Hellboy’s weapons

Hellboy executes other attacks like slams, smash, head butts and crashing the opponent till it dies. He uses a powerful weapon called the ‘Samaritan’ which is an oversized pistol. It fires single shots of a variety of bullets like heavy, splinter or grenade. There are puzzle elements used in the game to make it more interesting. Obstacles and locked doors to stop Hellboy are one component of this game.

Bonus ammunition

The bonus is obtained in the form of ammunition like winning a ‘charge’ by killing certain rivals. Or it is able to pick up a variety of things like:

  • Barrels
  • Hammers
  • Pipes
  • Rocks
  • Part of enemies
Game Reviews

The game received pessimistic and negative reviews on the opening release. While a few of the critics praised their combat style but most were the complaints about the boring and repetitive game play. And also the graphics of the game were not up to the current generation standards. It received different rankings all over the world.

  • 58% by EGM magazine
  • 7/10 by Game Informer
  • 4/5 by Game pro
  • 5/10 by Team Xbox