Excerpt: Tapping into one of the great under used story lines in history, Smuggler Run pits you against the border patrol, running contraband on the US-Canadian and US-Mexican borders. Its law breakin’ fun at it’s finest.
Pros: Huge levels, great physics, fun concept.
Cons: You don’t get to use all that much of the huge and limited in number levels, ridiculously powerful cops, and way too many places that the game just falls short.
Excerpt: Smuggler's Run is absolutely incredible! This game has three vast 'go-anywhere' environments that are very lush graphically. Vehicles are nicely and realistically rendered, and also abide (for the most part) by real-world physics. The sound fx of the game are pretty sweet too.
Excerpt: Smuggler's Run Producer: Rockstar Games Developer: Angel Studios ESRB: Teen Players: 1 to 2 Memory Card: 324 KB Digital Control Analog Control Vibration Function Da Introduction: "Every year over 5 billion dollars of illegal contraband is brought in to the United States.
Excerpt: Smuggler’s Run puts you in an environment where driving anywhere is a reality. Sure, there are roads, but they are merely a suggestion. If you want to outrun the border patrol, it is going to take a finding the fastest route to your destination and it usually isn’t a road.
Excerpt: In "Smuggler's Run", you are a new member of a gang of international smugglers? What do you smuggle? Well, you don't ask questions - you just get paid. The game doesn't make it quite that easy, though: although you're outfitted with a series of powerful, all-road vehicles, the terrains can sometimes...
Excerpt: Smuggler's Run, also known as the "other" Midnight Club, is one of many excessively vaunted launch titles for the PlayStation 2. The premise is simple: you've been hired to do dirty work for those that are naughty.
Excerpt: Smuggler's Run, one-half of Rockstar's 1-2 launch day combo (the other being Midnight Club: Street Racing), puts you in the proverbial driver's seat for one of the coolest off-road adventures since the days of Test Drive: Off-Road 2.