Conclusion: Concept: Continue Matt Baker's story by shooting and strategizing your way through the opening stages of Operation Market Garden
Graphics: Fantastic cutscenes, superb facial animations, and impressive use of depth of field, but the game suffers from serious texture pop-up
Sound: Earnest voiceovers...
Excerpt: There's something peculiarly puzzling about gore in video games. Like chocolates in a box of Roses it can come in so many types. Gore can be completely stylised and over the top, like in upcoming black and white Wii game Mad World, for example.
Excerpt: It took them quite a while, but Gearbox Software was finally able to finish the long-delayed Brothers In Arms: Hell's Highway . Announced many years ago for last generation consoles, Brothers In Arms: Hell's Highway is making its first debut on next gen (now gen?
Summary: Basing your game around Operation Market Garden -- a less-than-successful attempt by the Allies to push into the German industrial heartland -- is a bad omen. With a little hard work, however, this third game in the Brothers in Arms series survives to fight another day, albeit not exactly unscathed.
Excerpt: The FPS genre may be the most competitive in gaming today, which means if you come up even a little short, you will pale in comparison. This is what happened with Ubisoft’s latest installment in the
Conclusion: As a solo game Brothers In Arms: Hell’s Highway is amazing. The game has one of the best first-person shooters in the World War II genre. Online play is a problem, along with the framerate problems the game, mainly during cutscenes.
Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is War; one of the most devastating events in the human history; is nothing interpretable into any media. Not that it is not possible to write or make a motion picture or more importantly for our interest make a game out of it, but no story, film or a game can truly...