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Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior – Review
25 April 2006
Excerpt: Going into Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior was something I did with a fair amount of trepidation. I like first-person shooters (FPS) as much as the next guy, but the idea of taking a table-top and miniatures strategy game like Warhammer and turning it into a run-and-gun fragfest didn't exactly...
Excerpt: When it comes to single-player FPSs, two comparisons always spring to mind; is it more like Half-Life or Halo ? Warhammer 40,000: Firewarrior looks towards the latter for inspiration. Firewarrior does an excellent job of portraying the Warhammer 40K universe.
Excerpt: In the future universe of Warhammer 40,000 , the galaxy is, and promises to remain, enflamed by war. The Imperium of Man wants to exploit everything; everyone else wishes to remain unexploited.
Excerpt: It's strange to think that a franchise with a long and detailed history would spawn a game that seems largely ignorant of that Warhammer 40k flavor, but that's exactly what happened with Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior. And that's not the worst of it.
Conclusion: Back to the main game, and well, it's a mixed bag. An exciting start is followed by tiresomely repetitive levels until the Space Marines arrive on the scene and the action hots up and the weapons improve.
Pros: Nice weapon effects., Burt Kwouk ordering you around is funny.
Cons: Some wimpy weapons., Samey action throughout., Dull multiplayer.
Excerpt: Warhammer dans un FPS intense. Dans Fire Warrior le joueur incarne un jeune guerrier de la race Tau. Pour son baptême du feu il est envoyé au front pour affronter l’immense puissance de L’Imperium. Mais la réalité n’est pas toujours celle que l’on voit. Entraîné dans une machination...