Excerpt: The fighting genre has not seen many new releases since such titles as Double Dragon on NES, and the classic Streets of Rage series on Sega Genesis. Rockstar has released State of Emergency (SOE) in an effort to fill the void and in the process has created a game that stays true to the genre while...
Excerpt: Rockstar Games is back with a new PS2 game after the extremely violent GTA-series but don’t believe that they’ve seen the light and have bettered their lives : State of Emergency is even more violent than any of the GTA-games and we love it !
Excerpt: Destructive racing games have been popular since games like Destruction Derby on the original PlayStation. While Destruction Derby never managed to make it past its PlayStation glory days, we did end up with Burnout and Flatout.
only other major problem comes in the superficial gameplay which is fun but not
that deep. It’s disappointing that the objectives and weapons stay fairly
static throughout the game. However, it seems that the developers have realized
that the gameplay can become monotonous quickly.
Excerpt: State of Emergency had a lot of hype right off the block. It is an original game that garnered a lot of praise in its pre-release days. Did it rightfully deserve to gain that praise for its visuals as well as other elements? Sure. Visually, SoE is pretty clean looking.
Excerpt: State of Emergency is the craziest and only riot game brought to you by Rockstar. State of Emergency (S.O.E. for short) is not, repeat is not anything like Grand Theft Auto 3 . Now that that is out of the way S.O.E. is a frantic, crazy beat-em-up game. Does the game live up to the hype?
Excerpt: All right let?s get down to business. First off for anyone that is unfamiliar with this game, I will give you a little preview of the story. Well actually I can?t, there is no story accept for that a riot has broken out in a fictional city and that your job is to help lead the budding revolution...