Excerpt: The evolution of the Midway Hitz franchise to “Pro” status has truly lived up to its name. Many complained that Hitz wasn’t “real” without five-on-five hockey, full-sized NHL rinks and complete rosters for each team.
Conclusion: This game is obviously from Midway, although it feels like an updated version of the greatest hockey game ever – NHLPA ’92 from EA Sports. You know the one – no official license so they couldn’t use team names, but they did have a really good fighting engine and the action was end to end.
Excerpt: Being born and raised in the Deep South, I know about as much about hockey as I do driving in the snow. One of the great things about NHL Hitz Pro is that none of that matters. Based off the NFL Blitz series, Hitz focuses more on an 'arcade' style hockey game than one based strictly on actual hockey...
Excerpt: NHL Hitz Pro is the first game from Midway that sports their new philosophy of “more realism”. You have to give it to the company for trying to change with the times. They took their proven formula of high-octane action and applied it to a 5-on-5 hockey game.
Excerpt: Taking gamers back to the time where games weren't as realistic and quick reflexes were all you needed to be successful at a sports game, Midway's over-the-top sports titles have always been hot sellers..
Excerpt: Eclatez-vous en mode arcade : bagarre, palets en feu, tirs surpuissants…ou optez pour le mode pro et jouez dans les règles de l'art ! Jouez à 5 contre 5 pour des parties encore plus prenantes et des actions encore plus rapides, et enfin, découvrez le plaisir de jouer online !
Summary: Precis som i golfspel finns det titlar i samma genre med en helt annan ambition när det gäller realism och inramning. Tiger Woods 2004 och Mario Golf för att ta ett exempel, så är det även bland hockeyspel.