Excerpt: In Die Hard: Vendetta , you play as John McClane, who has seen better days. Some years after the movie trilogy, McClane is an older officer who's called into action when his daughter, Officer Lucy McClane, is taken hostage by terrorists at an art show.
Pros: Stealth elements, Good script
Cons: Ugly graphics, Gameplay is unoriginal, Checkpoints too far apart
Excerpt: Right from the get-go, you could tell this game was on a budget. The first thing I noticed when I received Die Hard: Vendetta was that on the box, where Bruce Willis should be with guns a blazin’, he wasn’t.
Excerpt: Good old Die Hard. You can never have too much terrorist-bashing smartass commentary to go with your action movie or game. To prove this point, Fox Interactive serves us up a big helping of Die Hard Vendetta, putting you in the role of John McLane once again. Click!
Excerpt: I may not be the biggest fan of the First Person Shooter genre. However, I can appreciate a good game when I see it--no matter what genre of gaming it is in. So when I saw that Sierra, the studio that put Valve in charge of the incredible Half-Life series was getting a new First Person Shooter...
Summary: When Vivendi/Sierra announced that they had procured the rights to develop video games based on the Die Hard license we were pretty anxious to see what they had up their sleeves. Sierra was after all, one of our favorite developers of all time and they’ve flexed their First Person Shooter muscles on...
Summary: This is a classic example of a poor game based on a good movie license.
Pros: Auto jumping, Hero mode and Stealth mode, Floating aimer in the style of Goldeneye, Good license and good gameplay ideas
Cons: Bruce Willis did not lend his voice to the game and the McClane model looks nothing like him (though this isn't Willis' fault), Floating aimer feels a tad over-responsive, No control customization, No multiplayer, Poor execution and presentation, Poor graphics and mediocre sound
Excerpt: Die Hard, Die Harder and Die Hard with a Vengeance are for sure one of the most well known action trilogies around. The recent rumours about a fourth title in production mobilized the fans of ex-cop John McClane and it was only a matter of time that the industry reacted and some Die Hard games began...