Conclusion: Kingdom Elemental is a modest game with a modest goal of providing some old-fashioned gaming goodness. All things considered, it meets that goal even if it sometimes comes across as a down payment on a grander game still in the works. Nonetheless, Kingdom Elemental will provide hours of fun for those gamers looking for a break from heavier fare.
Pros: Easy to learn; amusing sense of humor; challenging levels.
Cons: Combat becomes a grind; no multiplayer; needs more depth.
Conclusion: Rampaging counter-measures aside; Battlefield 2142 is the latest and greatest release in the series and is well worth every pound/dollar/euro. The fact that it’s online only helps it keep an active community with plenty of rewards and opportunities to scream a boastful war cry for.
Excerpt: I have a sad confession to make about all Battlefield games: I'm terrible at them. The strange thing is that, although my persistent failure is as disheartening as being repeatedly beaten with the butt of a rifle while someone shouts " You're useless Devlin ," I keep coming back for more. If I wanted ritual humiliation, maybe I should have joined the real army.
Excerpt: Battlefield 2142 takes the online shooter series into the future by about 150 years. If you’re looking for lasers, robots, and space-based maps, you won’t find them here. Battlefield 2142’s world features more of an integral upgrade to today’s military hardware even though the world has gone through a serious downgrade.
Excerpt: As ice begins to overrun the earth approaching from the north and the south plunging us into chaos as we fight for each scrap of land, I just want to say... thank God I am in Texas; I am closer to the equator. Battlefield 2142 takes place in, well you guessed it, 2142 as another ice age closes in. The powers that remain fight for every inch of the remaining natural resources.
Excerpt: En 2106 donc, la terre connaît une ère glacière subite, un âge de glace en quelque sorte mais sans le fun du mammouth sympatoche et de ses aventures burlesques. Cette situation écologique si désastreuse que même Dominique Voynet n'a rien pu faire, amène naturellement les hommes à se quereller. De petits affrontements en grosses batailles, les belligérants se regroupent en deux entités que sont les Forces de l'Union Européenne et la CPA ou armée pan asiatique.
Pros: Le mode Titan, Graphismes soignés, Véritable possibilité de jouer en équipe, Progression de son personnage
Cons: Quelques bugs incompréhensibles à ce niveau, Des mises à jour de shaders interminables, L'entraînement ridicule en mode solo
Excerpt: Battlefield 2142 is the sequel to Battlefield 2, Battlefield Vietnam and Battlefield 1942. This time, the game take place in the year 2142, there is only two military superpowers-the European Union or the newly formed Pan Asian Coalition. The battlefields will shift from a wintry and war-torn European landscape to the arid sands of North Africa. This also means there are only two factions in the game. Surprisingly, there is no third faction this time.
Excerpt: For a good long while I was looking for the right compound word to use to describe this game. After consulting with my friends and family, town elders, and unnameable things that live in the outer walls of a madman’s imagination, I settled on one: Review-Proof. Battlefield 2142 is made for people who played Battlefield 2, which was made for people who played the Desert Combat mod for Battlefield 1942, which was made by people who played Battlefield 1942 , for people who...
Summary: Battlefield 2142 has had a fair bit of trimming down in the classes department and there are just ten maps available out of the box which is a slight disappointment. However, the game is still a solid entry into the PC range and despite the cuts in areas the game has plenty of tweaks that have fine-tuned the game along with the introduction of the excellent Titan mode.