Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
7,296 Reviews & Articles | 53,192 News Posts

Battlefield 1: War Stories Review

By: Derek Strickland | Action in Gaming | Posted: Oct 26, 2016 1:15 pm
TweakTown Rating: 87%Manufacturer: Electronic Arts

4. The Runner

 

Length: 3 chapters

Playtime: ~1.5 hours

 

battlefield-1-war-stories-review_27

 

The Runner is somewhat fun, but I find it to be the weakest of all the missions. Now, every level stands on its own merits and shines in its own way, but I didn't find the actual story to be that good. However, the gameplay was pretty solid, as always.

 

The opening sequence depicts the largest naval fleet ever assembled storming the beaches of Gallipoli during the Dardanelles Campaign, so you think it's going to be an awesome warship mission.

 

 

But it's not; for the most part, you're doing what the title says: running. Well, running and gunning.

 

battlefield-1-war-stories-review_29

 

You play the role of legendary Australian soldier Frederick Bishop, aka the Pride of Australia, as you blast enemies and scout locations. You're a runner, so you're the one they send to infiltrate enemy lines and gather intel and report back - but it doesn't always go to plan.

 

battlefield-1-war-stories-review_28

 

The battle sequences are enthralling as ever, and the actual town of Gallipoli is mesmerizing in detail. Everything is pristine and ripe for destruction, showing a beautiful European city wracked by war.

 

battlefield-1-war-stories-review_26

    We at TweakTown openly invite the companies who provide us with review samples / who are mentioned or discussed to express their opinion of our content. If any company representative wishes to respond, we will publish the response here.

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts
View Our Latest Videos

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
loading