Obsidian Made A Great Game, But Is Very Buggy With Windows 8.....
Davan Brett, Amazon
12 May 2014
Summary: I have just purchased this problem yesterday and thus far, it is not a Windows 8 lover. It is fixable, but it is a matter of fiddling with the controls within the control panel of the system. I did this today and it at least smoothed out some of the graphics as well as the movement.
Summary: Good points: Story - plot, inventory, level up system. Many different twists and turns allies or enemies depending on dialog choices and actions taken thus replayability is high, weapons look real, good stealth and takedown mechanics Bad points: Weapons look real, but don't feel real, horrendous gun...
Summary: This was supposed to be a spy version of "SW: Knights of the Old Republic." In some areas, it succeeds. The trademark quality of dialogue and story telling are definitely present. However... the gameplay falls short. It's not satisfying.
Summary: I liked the sound of this game when I heard about it. Gaming has a lot of stealth games (SC, MGS etc.), but no 'Spy' games. I love the Jason Bourne films, and the game sounded like it could get the closest to it.
Summary: As mentioned by other reviewers, the game has some issues. The movement is clunky and not as well animated as it could be, which along with the poor shooting mechanics makes gunfights difficult and not as smooth as in Splinter Cell, for instance.
A disappointment for an Obsidian game, but still enjoyable
Benminx "benminx", Amazon
22 May 2010
Summary: With a pedigree such as 'Star Wars Knights of The Old Republic 2' and 'Fallout New Vegas', I was very excited to see what Obsidian could do with a spy RPG. Imagine - a secret agent action game where you could choose your conversational approaches, your weapons, your path through the game.
Summary: Alpha Protocol is a spy/espionage game touting itself as an RPG, made by Obsidian Entertainment, the developers that brought us and , amongst other things. However anyone buying this game looking for a traditional RPG game is going to be disappointed, since it is more of a shooter/stealther with a...