The series has received generally positive reviews. In 2010, IGN ranked Devil May Cry number 42 and Devil May Cry 3 number 18 on its \"Top 100 PlayStation 2 Games\" list. The series' gameplay has been praised as innovative. Devil May Cry has been cited as beginning a subgenre of \"extreme combat\" action games, which focus on powerful heroes fighting hordes of foes with stylized action. It has been described as the first game that \"successfully captured the twitch-based, relentlessly free-flowing gameplay style of so many classic 2D action games\". The series is the standard against which other 3D hack and slash action games are measured, with comparisons in reviews of games such as God of War, Chaos Legion, and Blood Will Tell. Devil May Cry 5 has three protagonists with distinctive abilities, increasing the number of moves available. According to Hiroyuki Kobayashi, the team's work on Devil May Cry 4 influenced Capcom's Dragon's Dogma.
Stark was introduced to Bruce Banner who understood all of his own theories, delighting Stark who then complimented Banner on his own intelligence and ability to turn into Hulk. Director Nick Fury then suggested Stark and Banner work together to try and understand Loki's Scepter, with Captain America comparing it to a HYDRA weapon. While Captain America still struggled to understand a lot of the team's new modern references, Stark and Banner departed for the lap to begin their research, but not before Stark planted a hacking device and allowed J.A.R.V.I.S. to begin searching S.H.I.E.L.D.'s database to find out its secrets about why the Avengers were assembled.
Over the next few weeks, Oliver and the team began searching for Adrian to no avail. Eventually, frustrated with their inability to capture Adrian, Felicity decides to go rogue and perform an operation for Helix, a hacktivist group that she been secretly employed with for months to gain a device that will pinpoint Adrian's exact location. In exchange, Helix wants Felicity to break out their leader, Cayden James, who is being held at an A.R.G.U.S. facility. Oliver confronts Felicity, believing that she is making a mistake doing this favor for Helix and begs her not to but she refuses. citing on how Oliver is willing to do anything to protect the city and asks him to stop her if he still feels that. Felicity and Helix ultimately prevail in freeing Cayden with Felicity purposely standing Oliver's way to ensure their escape. 153554b96e