Blue Estate is a black-humoured and corrosive rail shooter, adapted from the critically acclaimed and Eisner Award nominated graphic novel, Blue Estate by Viktor Kalvachev! It was developed by HE SAW and released on Playstation 4 on June 24th, 2014, then on Xbox One on February 18th, 2015, and then on PC on April 8th, 2015.
You play as Tony Luciano, the psychopathic son of the Italian mafia godfather of LA and Clarence, an ex-Navy SEAL, penniless and now a hit-man bent on cleaning up the mess started by Tony. As Tony launches a personal vendetta against the Sik Brothers gang in an attempt to save his best dancer, Cherry Popz, Clarence wants to end the gang war, taking him to the farthest corners of Jamaica!
This game provides examples of:
- Depraved Dwarf: Kim Jin Sik and Kim Bong Sik are gangsters with cartoonishly short height and ruthlessness.
- Heroic Bloodshed: Entire game is a parody of John Woo with Bring Out The Dead level being filled to the brim with Lampshade Hanging.
- No Celebrities Were Harmed: Kim Bong Sik and Kim Jin Sik is gangster version of Kim Jong Il and Kim Jong Un respectively.
- Reality Ensues: Tony Luciano's fancy hairdo can get messed up to the point of obscuring his vision in-game, which must be swiped by the players.