Summary: You peer through the scope of your bolt-action sniper rifle toward the enemy facility ahead. Moments ago, your scope was littered with targets, but now many have retreated within the safety of their walls.
Pros: Unmatched massive scale of first-person shooter combat, Easily identifiable and iconic empire-specific models and sounds, Multitude of play styles available for any player's tastes, Experiences often result in war stories to share with friends
Cons: Technical hiccups can interrupt play unexpectedly
Excerpt: A quick tour around PlanetSide 2 will reveal that much has changed on the war torn precipices of Auraxis, but for all its chaos and splendor, it’s the franchise’s surprising transition into a free to play model that stands out most of all.
Excerpt: Planetside 2 is unlike nearly any other first person shooter you've ever played; the only game it's similar to... is the first Planetside . It's a massive multiplayer online shooter that divides players into three competing factions and sets them loose by the thousands onto large continents with a...
Conclusion: I was impressed almost immediately upon starting Planetside 2, as my character entered into a 1000-meter freefall and then landed directly in the middle of a huge firefight. Dozens of soldiers crowded the battlefield, jostling for cover while attempting to take down enemies trying to do the same.
Pros: Free!, Fast-paced, huge scope, epic fights are nonstop, Very pretty
Cons: A bit much for new players, Vehicles could use a bit of a nerf
Excerpt: With the Free to play revolution starting up over this past year, Sony Online Entertainment jumps on the bandwagon with Planetside 2 . The original Planetside was released by SOE in 2003 and received a lot of praise for the large scale battles.
Pros: - Huge battles like you've never seen before.
Conclusion: Spectacular is a lofty word, but it's the one that best describes the epic battles and ferocious skirmishes that take place on the futuristic battlefields of Planetside 2. Three massive armies duke it out over three huge maps in a persistent, ever-evolving field of conflict in this PC-only online...