Kane & Lynch: Dead Men didn’t appear on many Best of 2007 round-ups, but it’s nevertheless a game that no-one’s going to forget in a hurry. We still don’t know the full story behind the Jeff Gerstmann sacking saga, but whatever it was, it’s hard not to think of Eidos’ sweary shooter without a certain distate.
(Coincidental aside – rare brain disease Gerstmann’s Syndrome has as one of its symptoms “a lack of understanding of the rules for calculation or arithmetic”. In a crazy alternate world where Gerstmann suffered from Gerstmann’s, at least he’d have a good reason for awarding 6/10 to a game he kicked the hell out of…)
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