Conclusion: Whilst Section 8 may not be revolutionary, it’s a refreshing take on the genre. Provided they can iron out all the kinks that have cropped up with multiplayer and the servers, this could be one mean online game.
Excerpt: on PlayStation 3 this past week, we realized that we had never actually reviewed the original game in the series, Section 8. In order to be fair and totally impartial we simply had to review the original. And my oh my, why did I miss out on this game?
Excerpt: So a couple of years ago a little-known developer named TimeGate Studios released Section 8 , to wild... well no, it wasn’t given much fanfare. In fact, it was largely ignored, both critically and commercially.
Conclusion: BY NO MEANS AM I SAYING IT WAS MADE BY BOTH CREATORS AS IT WAS MADE BY A COMPLETELY DIFFERENT COMPANY THAN BUNGIE AND FASA STUDIOS. This game is a fairly unique game and it must not be judged lightly some people will absoloutely hate the game, others however will thouroughly enjoy the game.
Excerpt: It's easy to dismiss sci-fi first-person shooter Section 8. It looks dated, it's utterly generic, it's initially bemusing and you won't find many worse single-player campaigns. But in many ways this TimeGate Studios-developed shooter gets away with it, because with Section 8, it's all about the...
Excerpt: TimeGate Studios are a developer well known for their release of the Kohan real time strategy series which was a favourite with the gaming community a few years ago. They tried to push the boundaries of the genre and for the most part it worked well. They were also responsible for the F.E.A.R.