Its an impression not a preview. I have seen plenty of first impressions overestimate a game and come review-time or even preview-time those games get scored lower than predicted. But really are you going to buy something based on a first impression? A first Impression is that: an impression its not a carefully thought out opinion: its more along the lines of I sat down I tried this, hey I even talked to a few people about it, and here is what I thought... Criticize if you want< I agree there plenty of faults, but don't criticize it because a first impression didn't deliver what a preview should.