Time Out says
In the Resistance universe, Earth’s going into its second decade of battle against the alien Chimera, a vicious invasion that’s already seen Europe fall. Now, soldier Nathan Hale returns to lead humanity’s last stand on American soil. R2 delivers more brilliantly sadistic weapons in the campaign mode and a greater variety of locales, moving from farmland to urban center.Throughout the single-player game, a radio broadcaster’s gradual descent into despair and madness plays the role of Greek chorus, as the nation’s plight seems ever more dire. Online battles can pit up 60 players against one another in massive skirmishes, and the co-op multiplayer mode offers special ranks with specific abilities designed to spur the teamwork necessary to survive the onslaught.