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Defender
5.4 out of 10

Defender

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8.9

Defender

Playstation Illustrated
12 September 2004
  • Excerpt: A far cry from the original arcade game, Defender for the PS2 comes equipped with colorful 3D graphics that leave the original's particle effects, which were nearly unheard of at the time, in the dust.
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Defender – Review

GameCritics.com
5 July 2004
  • Excerpt: Like the saying goes, everything old is new again. In recent years, weve seen a fairly sizable resurgence of classic titles attempt to make lightning strike a second time. Its pretty clear that some have been more successful than others, although I think the key to pulling it off is in retaining the...
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Overall 7
6.8
Features 7
7.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 8
7.5
Sound 9
9.0
Lifespan 7
6.5

Defender

Gaming Target
10 December 2002
Overall 6
6.0

Defender Review

Eurogamer
25 November 2006
  • Conclusion: If you're a long-term fan and haven't already bought it on one of innumerable compilations out there, then 400 points is just about tolerable for a game of this importance and stature - just be aware that unless you have some sort of emotional attachment to it that it'll feel like you've just bought...
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Overall 5
5.0

Defender

Sofa Cinema
27 October 2004
Overall 4
4.0

Defender

Hype
22 October 2004
Overall 5
5.0

Expert Review

PixiTroc
15 May 2004
  • Excerpt: Le retour d'un mythe ! L'un des plus grands classiques du jeu d'arcade renait de ses cendres avec cette nouvelle version de Defender en 3D. Action intense, vaisseaux suréquipés, missions riches et variées, cinématiques superbes combleront fans d'antan et nouveaux venus.
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Overall 6
6.0

Defender

gamesector.dk
11 January 2004
  • Excerpt: Tag ikke fejl: retro er hot. Eller sagt på en anden måde: De kiksede spil fra 80′erne er tilbage, og der er to gennemgående tendenser: Enten taler vi emulation, dvs. perfekt efterligning af de gamle originaler (som vi så det for nyligt i Activision Anthology), eller også bliver et gammelt spil...
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Overall 7
6.8

Expert Review

Gameswelt
4 September 2003
  • Summary: ’Defender’ sorgt leider keineswegs für ähnliche Begeisterung wie damals sein zweidimensionaler Vorgänger und kommt sowohl spielerisch als auch technisch etwas enttäuschend daher. Die Missionen enthalten praktisch alle dieselben Aufgaben und zeugen nicht von großer Innovation.
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