Reviews and Problems with Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective
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7 February 2012
Conclusion: Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective gripped me right away, and held me in a strong grip for more than eight hours. Finding out what had happened soon became something I pondered when making dinner, or riding my bike to work.
Excerpt: Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective is off to a slightly unusual start with you, the protagonist, dead at the scene. Being dead somehow doesn’t stop you from meddling with the world of the living, and the dead for that matter.
Summary: Published on 1/11/11 Murder mysteries are a dime a dozen, but it’s not every day the gumshoe is investigating his own death from beyond the grave. Then again, Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective -- the latest game by Ace Attorney creator Shu Takumi -- isn’t your everyday game.
Conclusion: I was disappointed with the review given by Game Informer because I do not think the game was given enough credit, nor do I think the reviewer actually played through the whole game because I feel it got progressively better throughout the story as new plot twists and characters were introduced and...
Excerpt: Let’s cue up the game here and see what we have in our han… huh? My character is dead. Already? But all I did was press “New Game”. What the bleep?! I didn’t even get to do anything! What a load of… oh. That’s just the way Capcom’s newest game, Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective, is suppose to begin.
Excerpt: Death is a sign of failure in many games; it is the punishment for failing to complete the mission that the game has laid out in front of you. By contrast, Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective embraces death, and does so to the point that the entire game is based around the death of Sissel, the main...
Excerpt: Another thrilling mystery from the Ace Attorney team, with the added bonus of stopping murders. It starts with a murder. Yours, to be precise. You wake up as a ghost one night in the role of Sissel, a snappy dresser with wonderful hair, who has no memory of his former life.