Excerpt: Every once in a while, stellar groundbreaking games come out that shake the world and make everybody weep at night waiting to play them. Unreal Tournament 2003 is not that game. So why did I use that line? I felt like it.
Excerpt: So there's Unreal Tournament 2003, sequel to Unreal Tournament released four years ago. Does it live up the hype, the constant improvement of the series? Was it worth the wait? Now, after a couple days of playing I already know the true - UT 2003 looks and plays really awesome!
Conclusion: Although Unreal Tournament 2003 doesn't really attempt to break any new ground, it does manage to take the tried and true 1st person shooter modes and refine them to a new level. Gameplay is fast, furious and fun and the environments provide a great backdrop.
Pros: Fast and furious gameplay; great environments; great graphics.
Cons: No new gameplay modes; less powerful weapons.
Excerpt: Genre: First Person Shooter Publisher: Atari Developer: Digital Extremes, Epic Games Release Date: 9/27/2002 With Unreal Tournament 2003 hitting the shelves the king of all futuristic arena combat is back.
Conclusion: UT2003 features a new selection of play styles to replace those of its predecessor. Team Deathmatch and Capture the Flag are somewhat obvious modes that have existed since the dawn of creation (or since Quake 2, anyway), and are joined by two new modes.
Excerpt: Epic tossed out the basics of most every online FPS, giving the traditional Death Match, Team Death Match, and Capture the Flag modes as well as the upgrading of a previous mode into Double Domination.
Summary: is a game that received a whole lot of lovin’ from the guys around the Gaming Nexus offices. Featuring perhaps the most addicting gameplay of any First Person Shooter on the market, Epic had an amazing title on their hands that took the world by storm.