Excerpt: Hot on the heels of Master of the Monster Lair , Atlus has decided to bring another Global A-developed game to North America called My World, My Way . This game doesn't involve dungeon creation of any sort, but it does have another original premise.
Conclusion: Be warned though, My World, My Way isn’t perfect. After the many hours I’ve put into the game, I found it to be a little repetitive. Essentially the game follows a certain order of events that’s repeated throughout the entire game.
Excerpt: Most know the Medal of Honor series' war torn past by now. The 'historically accurate' shooters were fantastic on the first PlayStation, and even flirted briefly with success on the second Sony console, before becoming bogged down in a struggle to move forward, like a soldier pinned in the trenches.
Excerpt: Breakthrough is the 2nd expansion for the WWII hit Medal of Honor. Like its predecessors, the game is an action-packed WWII fighter. This time around, you are in Northern Africa, Sicily and Italy trying to stop the Germans from expanding their territory.
Excerpt: Developed by EA Los Angeles, Medal of Honor: Airborne is a first-person shooter which once again takes place in the European theater of World War II, and is the first in the series to focus on paratrooper activities.
Excerpt: Graphics & Sound: The WWII shooter genre is overdone at best. The Medal of Honor and the Call of Duty camps have been largely in a two front battle with each other for years. There have been small insurgencies of other titles poking their nose into the fray from time to time, but mostly the two big...
Excerpt: What is it that makes WWII such a popular scenario for video games? Is it the fact that it is recent, yet long enough ago to allow it to be used by popular media? Is it that it was as morally unambiguous a war as there has been? Is it the combination of weaponry and squad-level tactics?
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: Things do tend to come unstuck towards the end of each level, and it can suddenly turn into an incredibly linear run-and-gun affair, but these short downfalls aren't enough to drag the game down into badtitude. Well done EA, well done.