Excerpt: The latest light gun arrives on the PlayStation 3 that also comes with Namco's Time Crisis 4 and once again offers gamers another realistic first person shooter experience that is extremely reminiscent of those old arcade shooter games.
Excerpt: Time Crisis 4 is the next installment in the rail shooter series that has always been a staple in arcades. Not only does this game come with a brand new Guncon model specifically designed for the PS3 (though I wish it were wireless), but it also has an FPS mode for the first time in the series.
Excerpt: There was a time when one of the most exciting things about owning a console was bringing home the experiences you otherwise could only find in arcades. Perfect ports were all the rage, even back when that meant spending $50 or $60 to be astonished by how fantastic Galaga and Pac-Man looked on your...
Conclusion: Time Crisis 4 does a good job of replicating its arcade predecessors, but it's more of a port than anything else. The new gun attachment is exciting, but those looking for a revolution in gameplay will have to wait.
Summary: I can't remember the last time I went to the arcade down my local bowling alley. It seems as though the arcade scene is slowly fading away - reserved for those special trips to the seaside. But if there's one game that has always stuck in my mind for arcade gaming, it would have to be Time Crisis.
Pros: Addictive, classic Time Crisis gameplay, Mini-games keep the game entertaining, Light gun technology finally hits the PS3!
Cons: Complete Mission Mode doesn't quite work, Extremely short Arcade mode, Nothing special if you're not an established fan
Summary: Als reiner Lightgun-Shooter kann auch die jüngste Time Crisis Episode spielerisch wieder überzeugen und wird demnach bei den Genre-Fans auch auf Gefallen stossen. Abwechslungsreiche Levels, bleihaltige Shootouts und eine gewohnt actionreiche Inszenierung sorgen für echtes Spielhallen-Flair in den...
Excerpt: Sie dachten nur die Nintendo Wii könnte mit Wireless-Bewegungsapparaten und Sensoren einen riesigen Spielspaß erzeugen. Falsch gedacht, denn Namco brachte den schon über Jahren erfolgreichen Arcadenhit "Time Crisis" endlich auf der Sony PlayStation 3 heraus.
Pros: Gelungene Spielhallenatmosphäre, Gute Steuerung durch Guncon 3, Einfache, aber knackige Story