Summary: Deus Ex borrowed a bit from the older Syndicate games, which is why some people say this game ripped Deus Ex off. I personally like this better than Deus Ex, but purely for the cooperative mode. Sadly, it is hard these days to find people to play with in a pick-up game. I love being able to upgrade your multiplayer character, and the weapon & application upgrading in co op is awesome as well.
Excerpt: "...back in 1993, the original Syndicate is a rather innovative game made by Bullfrog Studios, placing the player in control of a group of four cyborgs operating under the authority of a sinister corporation in a near-future dystopia. The game plays a lot like Cannon Fodder, with an isometric viewpoint and detailed graphics and a simple mouse-driven control interface whereby clicking one button makes your troops move to the selected location and clicking ...
Pros: nice visuals, great cocnept, great setting, ultraviolent, accessable and fun
Cons: can be repetitive and frustratingly difficult at times
Summary: Syndicate is a fun game to play. Single player lasts about 8 hours.
It's short but fun,!! In no time at all you 'll be corrupting hapless foes to
do you bidding. Game play was great(I played on a dual core MacBook with win7)
but there were times the fun of the game was plagued by lag issues…mainly the
result do the graphical flaring.
Overall a fantastic game and a lot of fun.