Lego City: Undercover Review
Posted: 20 months ago, last updated 4 months ago.
It has the usual tongue in cheek approach to storytelling. Here though, rather than famous movie franchises, it's the police drama that the game is sending up for comedic value. It also pokes fun at games like Grand Theft Auto, without straying into questionable territory. As such it is a family-friendly alternative to that kind of police-crime experience.
This was originally launched on Wii U and has been ported and upgraded on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The Nintendo 3DS version is a slightly cut down experience but still offers an impressive open-world Lego game that you can play on the go.
Lego City Undercover: The Chase Begins
Lego City: Undercover
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Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.
Skill RatingThis game is enjoyed by 10+ year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity. This skews a little older than other Lego games with the city theme. You need to do a bit more running around from mission to mission, and the lack of super-hero, Harry Potter or Star Wars incentive to progress means that players need to have more robust inquisitiveness.
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