- Release date: 5/2/2017
- Developer: Hi-Rez Studios
- Genre: Shooter
- Content rating: ESRB Teen
Furll Review of Paladins: Champions of the Realm16
A team-based hero shooter video game, Paladins is all about strategy, coordination, knowledge about your opponent, and teamwork. Join others from all around the world and dive into the gameplay of this fantasy shooter sensation.
Graphics — 5/5
The graphics of the game are visually appealing and they enrich the entire gaming experience. Amazingly designed maps and surroundings further add elegance to the graphics of the game. There are different characters in the game and they have been intricately designed as well. Many players have reported that the game is quite smooth. You can now enjoy the game even on a quite a high FPS without any glitches or lags.
Gameplay — 5/5
The game provides characters called champions. There are a total of 36 champions present in the game. Each of these champions is divided into four categories viz. Support, Damage, Front Line, and Flank. The players can make a team, choose a champion, and get into the field to defeat the opponent’s team. The game also supports VGS, text, and voice chat to communicate with each other.
There are different gaming modes that have been integrated into the gameplay of Paladins. In the “Seige Mode”, two teams race against each other in order to capture the map’s central point. In the “Onslaught Mode”, the teams battle against each other on a large combat area. In its “Team Deathmatch Mode”, two teams fight against each other to increase their kill counts. Other than the aforementioned, there are other game modes too. These are Test Maps, Payload, Survival, Co-Op, and Battleground Mode.
The game also has a card system, collectibles, and competitive game mode which is unlocked after unlocking 12 champions.
Controls — 5/5
Like PC, when you play Paladins on your PS4 console, you find the controls of the game easy to understand. In fact, even in the case of the PS4 console, the controls of the game are intuitive. You can use the directional keys or the joystick to control the movements of your character and that of the camera. You can use the Triangle, X, Square, and Circle to change aim, focus, shoot and select options shown in the game.
Replay Value — 5/5
The game comes with an unlimited replay value owing to a plenty of gaming modes, characters, and the curiosity to dominate the scorecard. There are also many new things to unlock and the same encourage the gamers to return to the game again and again. Further, to explore new weapons, the players play the game continuously. All these facets give the game a high replay value.
From hardcore action to adventure, everything comes packed in this amazing game title called – Paladins. As you dive into its gameplay, you join 10+ million other gamers too from around the world. Make teams with them and experience the thrill and fun of playing the game. Do leverage your cards to thicken your chances of winning every battle. Customize your core set of abilities and be the legendary champion of the realm.
Choose your best and powerful champion and dominate the battlefield in the addictive gameplay of Paladins.
Pros : A Plenty of Different Gaming Modes
Easy and Intuitive Controls
Cons : Unlocking of the Competitive Mode is Quite Demanding
Replay Value 5.0