User reviews for AFL Live
6.7 / 10Combined Score
- The commentary
- Several gameplay glitches
- Feels terrible when you lose
Developer: Big Ant Studios
Publisher: Tru Blu Entertainment
Reviewed Platform: xBox 360
AFL Footy is fast, and AFL Live captures that perfectly. Stringing together a series of handballs and kicks in lead up to a big goal works and feels great. The goal kicking, while potentially a bit slow to pick up on, eventually feels natural, and gamers will be able to judge 50 metre goals, even with strong winds.
The controls are simple enough, though the phrase 'easy to learn, hard to master' fits the game perfectly.
There are several difficulty levels, to suit all-comers, and the AI for each is adjusted accordingly; players on the higher difficulties will kick or mark with more accuracy, and use different tactics to out-score the player. Jumping straight into the hardest difficulty can cause some re...