Inspector Gadget "Go Go Gadget Reviews", amazon.co.uk
13 October 2010
Summary: I got Dead to Rights hoping for some great shoot-em-up action. And while I got that in bucketloads, it's only rarely engaging. The story plays out like film noir and has a hardened cop called Jack Slate (who really belongs in an 80s action movie) investigate his dad's murder only to end up being framed for various crimes and in the middle of huge conspiracy.
Summary: Dead to Rights is a fairly nifty action game that while not exactly groundbreaking will entertain for a while. The control system is pretty intuitive, and the action is fast paced without getting too frantic to know what's going on. There are some nice touches like a decent combat system, the occasional sub-game to break up the action, some very cool weapon-disarms which you can view in slow motion from multiple angles, and lots of slow-mo diving and shooting - John...