Excerpt: Developed by Techland, Call of Juarez is a first-person shooter with a western theme. In the game you play the role of Billy Candle, a young adult, raised at the fist of his stepfather just over the border to Mexico, in a town called Hope.
Summary: We know about the genre known as the spaghetti western, but is there such a thing as a pierogi western? There is now, thanks to Polish developer Techland's Call of Juarez. An Old West-themed first-person shooter, Call of Juarez fits snugly into the solid little niche that games like Gun and Red Dead...
Pros: Interesting two-character dynamic with varying gameplay styles, shooting is solid, great environmental graphics, largely excellent voice acting and music, multiplayer is good fun
Cons: Billy's sections revolve around too much stealth and lousy platforming, character models look strange and zombielike, a bit of a generic feel to much of the game, missing content from the 360 version, notable performance issues on higher resolutions
Excerpt: As compared to the Science Fiction genre or the World War II genre, the Wild West hasn't been tapped to its fullest. In my opinion, nearly every aspect of this era screams for a game; you had damsels who were in distress (a lot), hard ass guys who would rather eat a bullet than back down from their...
Excerpt: Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood (BiB) is a sequel that actually serves as a prequel to 2007’s Call of Juarez. It tells the tale of two brothers Ray and Thomas McCall on the run from the law after they abandon the Confederate army to protect their family.
Conclusion: Addendum: Call Of Juarez comes packaged with Macrovision’s safeCast copy protection software which leaves a constantly running security process on your PC. While not as intrusive as StarForce it is still something to be aware of.
Pros: Variety, Beautiful, Great hat physics...
Cons: Hard, as nails, made of diamond, from Newcastle, Instant death is never fun, Stealth bits
Summary: Dva jsou vždycky víc než jeden – to ví každý. Ale platí to i o hrdinech počítačových her? Jak se projeví střídání hrdinů na atmosféru? To ještě uvidíme. Zatím se ale pořádně připravte, abyste výlet s cestovní kanceláří Divoký západ přežili. A na konec upozornění: zpáteční jízdenky neprodáváme.
Excerpt: Une brise brûlante venue du désert faisait tourbillonner la poussière qui me séparait de ma victime. Debout, face au chef de ces desperados qui avaient eu l'impudence de me barrer la route, j'étais parfaitement serein.