Excerpt: Sony had no idea that when they launched Sly Cooper and the Thievius Racoonus two years ago that it would create a cult hit amongst gamers. Not only were players enthralled by one of the best platforming experiences in recent history, they were charmed by the titular hero and his adventure.
Excerpt: One of the “things” I despise most are pickpockets because they steal from people on the most cowardly way. In addition, most of us don’t even realise that they have been robbed and consider the possibility that they lost their precious watch passed down from generation to generation.
Excerpt: Paris, France. Midnight. An unseen figure sticks to the shadows along the streets. All is quiet in the city of lights save for the occasional meow of a stray cat. It is heard, but not seen - just like the lone figure skulking through the darkness.
Excerpt: Sly 2: Band of Thieves is the sequel to 2002's hit, Sly Cooper and the Thievius Raccoonus . This time around much of the game is more focused on stealth and action. With these changes, fans of the original Sly Cooper are in for one fun ride!
Excerpt: If you read my review of the prequel then you know that I really liked the first Sly game. It made me appreciate platforming games for the first time ever. Since the release of the first game Grand Theft Auto has become a household name, and open level design is all the rage.
Pros: + Still the best platforming experience out there
Excerpt: Sly 2: Band of Thieves builds upon the formula that made the original one of the best, and most underrated games of 2002. Drawing inspiration form heist movies like The Big Chill , The Italian Job and Oceans Eleven , Sly 2 requires players to use all three members in the Cooper gang to pull off...
Excerpt: As far as PS2 platform games are concerned, very few have come as close to gaming nirvana as the witty and engaging Sly Raccoon did last year. In time-honoured tradition, work began on a sequel almost as soon as the game hit the stores, and a year later – you could have set your watch by it – Sly 2:...
Summary: The cult classic Sly Cooper won praise when
it came out several years ago, and at long last, fans of the series can
celebrate the long-awaited sequel, Sly 2: Band of Thieves which has recently
stolen onto the PS2.
Excerpt: System: PS2 Players: 1 ESRB: E Publisher: Sony CEA Developer: Sucker Punch Studios It seems these days, with the growing attitude of "darker is better", the simple fun of games is slipping away.