Excerpt: Date: 7/19/2005 Superheroes would seem a natural subject for a computer game, but the industry has seen very little in the way of games based on the 'men in tights' world of comic books. The long wait for a superhero-focused game naturally puts a high degree of expectations on the first big game to feature superheroes. Freedom Force meets this challenge admirably, knocking down cynical naysayers with a resounding "Ka-Pow!".
Excerpt: Holy captivating gameplay, Batman! Irrational Games truly hit the bull’s-eye with this gem of a game. In the past, most comic book/super-hero based games, ranging from Superman on the Atari 2600 to Superman 64 on the N64, have quickly flopped and plundered into the bargain bin, only to make countless children and adults cry after realizing what they have so foolishly wasted their money on. But have no fear doubtful consumers, Freedom Force is here!
Summary: Freedom Force isn't the first eagerly awaited superhero game, but it is the first to actually be released. With the cancellation of Hero Games' Champions, Bullfrog's The Indestructibles, and MicroProse's Agents of Justice in previous years, it seemed as if there would never be a decent superhero game for the PC, or any superhero game for that matter. But Freedom Force saves the day.
Excerpt: Freedom Force is a tactical role-playing game involving superheroes and super villains. That means, right away, it has two things going for it. Very few tactical role-playing games are published each year, and almost no superhero games have been published -- ever -- and so Freedom Force is about as unique a game as you’re likely to find. But developer Irrational Games didn’t stop there; they didn’t make Freedom Force a gimmick game and then hope to cash in at the bank.
Excerpt: Developed by Irrational Games (System Shock 2), Freedom Force is a tactical RPG that combines the fully 3D real-time tactical combat engine with deep RPG character development and a rich storyline. The game is set in the 1960's era of comic books and with presentation, atmosphere and story that feels so much like a classic super hero adventure.You have to recruit, train, and lead a squad of 14 original comic book superheroes - each with their own unique powers - as they...
Summary: "Chcete se postavit na stranu dobra? Pokud ano, tak si vyzkoušejte hru s názvem Freedom Force. Právì v ní budete muset sestavit, vytrénovat a vést ètrnáctièlenné družstvo komiksových hrdinù, které se pokusí porazit zlo. ...
Conclusion: Freedom Force é um jogo divertido e muito bem executado, capaz de manter seu interesse por muito tempo graças à opção de baixar novos personagens da internet, ou criar os seus próprios, baseados em quadrinhos de sua preferência. Um ótimo jogo e grande tributo aos quadrinhos clássicos da década de 60.
Pros: Ótimo humor, comentários exagerados e frases hilárias;, Fácil de controlar; interface intuitiva, jogabilidade ágil;, Sistema gráfico flexível. Partes do cenário podem ser arrancadas, jogadas, prédios podem ser destruídos;, Editor de personagens: crie seus próprios heróis;, Personagens e skins para baixar da Internet.
Cons: Super-heróis e humor jocoso podem não ser do gosto de todos;, Texturas um pouco simples em alguns objetos e partes do cenário;, Multiplayer simples (apenas deathmatch; poderia ter um Cooperativo ou outros modos).