Excerpt: If an easy comparison could be made between film and game, Painkiller falls into the slasher-horror genre. It has wanton violence and a plethora of monsters that are pilfered from every satanic verse, medieval horror and book of the dead written.
Excerpt: Painkiller, the newest game from Dreamcatcher and People Can Fly. At first sight it looks cool. I mean, a game that beams out thoughts of Hell, magic, demons, devils, gothic and zombies always leaves a good first impression. However, there are some things that are less great.
Excerpt: Painkiller Triple Dose Genre: First-Person Shooter Developer: People Can Fly Publisher: Dreamcatcher Release Date: 07/08/08 Minimum System Requirements: OS: Windows Vista/XP/2000, Processor: 1.5Ghz Pentium 3/Athlon or better, Memory: 512MB or more, Video Card: Any 128MB DirectX 9.0 compatible or...
Excerpt: It's been almost a year since Fight Night Round 3 was released to critical acclaim on the Xbox 360, so it's curious to me that EA would wait this long and then deliver the same game again. But here it is: it's got all the hard-hitting punches and great boxing action of the 360 version.
Excerpt: After a love-hate affair that lasted weeks, I decided that I really didn't like Fight Night Round 2 as a boxing game. Sure, it was fun as hell, but the changes made from Fight Night 2004 just moved the series further away from my crazy fantasy world where we could get a fun yet realistic boxing...
Excerpt: Painkiller is a first-person horror shooter, designed to satisfy the gamer's hunger for intense, fast-paced action. You play as Daniel Garner, a seemingly regular guy who as just been killed in a horrific car accident.
Excerpt: GGMania has posted a brief preview of Painkiller, with more impressions of playing the single player demo of the upcoming first-person horror shooter from People Can Fly (ex-members of Lemon Interactive) and Dreamcatcher Interactive. We also grabbed 25 new screenshots from the demo.
Excerpt: Graphics & Sound: Painkiller takes on a very demonic, Doom style look to it, complete with zombies, graveyards, catacombs, banshees, and generally everything evil looking. There aren't many well lit places, but this wasn't done to cover up the engine's faults.