Excerpt: There’s something fundamentally wrong with ninety percent of games on the market. Of course, developers program their titles to carry out specific functions and act in certain ways – after a brief time in most games, enemies, worlds and even the entire experience itself can be easily telegraphed.
It is a very good game marred by some very bad design decisions.
3 November 1999
Summary: The word "great" all too easily finds its way into game reviews. Great graphics, great gameplay, great multiplayer support - let's face it, the word great is greatly overused. Shadow Company: Left for Dead is one of those rare games that truly merits the word - but probably not in the way its...