Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse is Third-Person Shooter based on Fox Broadcasting Company's irreverent animated television show, "Family Guy." The game features Stewie Griffin the show's evil baby genius, and his foil, Brian, the Griffin family dog. The plot follows a reoccurring episodic theme from the show - the Multiverse, a virtually endless number of parallel universes, which can be visited using a remote. The game features fan favorite characters from the show, as well as 2-player co-op, and local 4-player multiplayer support.
Playing through the abysmal Family Guy: Back To the Multiverse, I couldn't help but be reminded of some of the Acclaim games of old – you know, the games that merely existed for the sake of their license, offering nothing substantial to the gaming industry. I mean the old South Park games, Total Recall, Judge Dredd…just plain drivel. I could see where the development team tried to deliver some ideas with the Family Guy gameplay, but none of it just really comes together. It's just a sloppy third-person shooter that drags and drags and drags, with no relief in sight. The game puts smart-alecky baby Stewie Griffin and loyal family dog Brian in a bit of a quandary, as they once again face the evil Bertram, Stewie's most feared rival. ... Read Review