Excerpt: Max Payne, PS2 review Max Payne = Bullet-time. I could end the review here! Max Payne put the 'Bullet Time' effect on the map - no arguments please. For those not familiar with the game or the term, Bullet Time basically slows time down and allows you to play a short sequence in slow motion.
Pros: It's aged very well ! One of the earliest games of this style, still holds up well .
Summary: This is one of best games. This has got everything a good fame must possess..Good plot...Good graphics and good music. Lost my old CD so now ordered it again from my collection. Add a kung fu mod and it would become more fun!
Excerpt: Max Payne is a now classic PS2 game that plays as a third-person shooter and is one of my favourite console games of all time. Recently made into a film starring Mark Walbherg to very mixed reviews, the game sees you playing the part of a cop who returns home to discover his wife and child brutally...
Excerpt: Flashback to 2001, less than a year after the launch of the PlayStation2 and a crucial time in determining how successful Sony's next-generation console may ultimately become. But Sony had a bit of a problem on their hands, and it lay in the shoot 'em up genre.
Pros: Nice level design, stylish presentation, bullet - time concept, weapons, story
Cons: Some tricky sections, horrible slow - down at times, unskippable cut - scenes, short
Excerpt: When I first started the game I was shocked how good it was.I mean it had a huge arsenal of weaponary like handguns,Machine guns like Uzis and such.I really liked the shotgun and the granade luncher.One of the features of this game was the slo-motion mode where you could DODGE BULLETTS !!!
Excerpt: this is a good game with amazing game play. i found it to be a hard game . and would not have completed with out the cheats he he he. this is a fast shooting game and most of the time your in full action . but if you like games where you work things out this game allso needs that.
Excerpt: Really enjoyable game and I was able to complete it in a weekend, because it was so addictive and wanted to find out what happens! The story line is great and brings a new way of playing console games. It is action packed and keeps you wanting more. The graphics are great.
Pros: great game
Cons: if only there was more levels ! there's loads anyway !