Excerpt: When I first put this
game in my PSP drive, I was greeted by a rather long load screen.
Knowing how Rockstar does things, I assumed this would be one of the
few, intolerably long load times throughout the entire game...that's
how they do it.
Excerpt: Midnight Club is now available for your PSP, and for the most part the entire game makes it over from the console. And while there are some issues that come up throughout the experience, it is still a solid handheld racer nevertheless.
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: OK, this is as good as the PS2 and Xbox versions, and no mistake. It's just that this version doesn't play as well to the strengths of its host machine as it could. It is still a nice, expansive and enjoyable experience when you are actually playing, at least for those whom enjoy the...
Excerpt: The popular Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition makes its way to the PSP. Sony's little handheld has been starved for some high octane games, so DUB Edition has a lot riding on it. Does its engine stall at the starting line or does it finish at the top? Check Gary's review for the details.
Pros: ups: tight controls, great and diverse soundtrack
Excerpt: The bulk of Midnight Club's gameplay is found in the career mode, but there are quick race, arcade, and local Wi-Fi options as well. In the game's career mode, you'll start of with an inexpensive (but still nice) ride, and take to the streets to win cash and street cred.
Conclusion: The replay value in a racing game is supposed to be one of the game’s high points but in MC3, it’s the exact opposite. The multiplayer modes feel rushed. Sure the races are fun in multiplayer but the actual multiplayer mode itself is greatly lacking.