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Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Essentials

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Overall 8
8.0

Splinter Cell Essentials

Marc, Amazon
12 October 2011
  • Summary: If you enjoy splinter cell and have a psp, this game is worth a play through. The controls take a little getting used to, but no more than any other psp game. The main game is a little short, but the bonus missions add another 2 hrs or more of play and are actually the longest levels in the game. I like the up close feel on the psp and got many hours of steathly game play. For the price, you can't go wrong in my opinion.
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Overall 8
8.0

A good game. Not a good SPLINTER CELL game, but a good game.

Mikhail Illianovich, Amazon
19 April 2009
  • Summary: I bought this expecting exactly what I got: a fun, albeit stripped down in every way splinter cell game. I'm a long standing SC fan, and was glad they included the nostalgia filled levels that they did, like the GFO Oil Rig and Television Free Indonesia (bonus mission). The Double Agent levels were kind of cool, but the NSA mission felt terribly broken. The Camera was godawful, and the lack of variable walking speed made grabbing enemies nigh on impossible.
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Overall 8
8.0

From a first time PSP gamer.

Natacon "Natacon", Amazon
17 June 2007
  • Summary: I just recently bought Splinter Cell Essentials. Bear in mind that I'm a Splinter Cell fan so my review tends to be pretty favorable of the game. I'm not too far into the game unfortunately, but the game seems to be relatively fun. I'm definitely liking the heat/night vision goggles (better than the console versions). The missions seem to be long, but with plenty of checkpoint as well as a "save anytime" feature. This helps to reduce those moments where you go "Oh crap.
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Overall 8
8.0

Not Up to Splinter Cell High Standards

Lisa Shea "be the change you wish to see in t..., Amazon
17 June 2007
  • Summary: Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Essentials brings the fun world of stealth combat to the PSP. I adore the Splinter Cell series and really was looking forward to a PSP version to carry around with me. It just didn't come up to my expectations. Not that plot really matters in games like these, but what you get in Splinter Cell Essentials is sort of hokey.
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Overall 8
8.0

Splinter Cell is still Splinter Cell

Zach, Amazon
17 June 2007
  • Summary: Sam Fisher's PSP outing may not be perfect, but for a fan of the series, it's just what the doctor ordered. While it may feel unpolished in some places and ancient in others (it brings back things like the "3 alarms and you're out" rule) it's still fairly solid portable Splinter Cell action and who can complain about that!? So basically, Sam is being interrogated by the FBI and as they bring up old missions he's done, you play 'em.
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Overall 8
8.0

not a bad transition to the psp at all

Matt, amazon.co.uk
25 September 2011
  • Summary: this game is definitely worth picking up, doesn't cost that much after all! if you are into the series then you are very likely to enjoy it
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Overall 8
8.0

Very good.

L. Taylor, amazon.co.uk
19 December 2006
  • Summary: I really enjoyed this game, I have played through a whole splinter cell game before and I didnt find myself getting bored with this one. I have alot of games for my psp (29) and this is probobly my 7th favourite. The graphics are pretty good. The sound is also good but can sometimes be a bit glitchy and sound strange. I found this splinter cell alot less frustrating than the other I played. I only got frustrated a few times during this game.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good...But for people who have played all the game to death...Not for you...

Jordan Cuff "Jordan Cuff", amazon.co.uk
3 October 2006
  • Summary: When I bought this game I was immediatly dragged into playing it. The first few missions opened out into a good story line, and teh first missions were just about Fisher before he joined 3rd Echelon. As the game progresses however, it just seems to be flashbacks of familiar missions you've played and completed before from the other games with the odd one or two new ones.
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Overall 8
8.0

Amazing

Ellison, amazon.co.uk
24 July 2006
  • Summary: I have always loved splinter cell, being introduced to the series by a PS2 demo disc (!). this is, as mentioned below, a sorta "best of" thing, the coolest scenes form all the old games banged into one (including that incredibly annoying New York level from Chaos Theory!!!). for those of you contemplating buying it, i wont ruin the obvious question (did Sam betray the NSA?
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Overall 8
8.0

Perhaps not an Essential for SC fans

Blackadder, amazon.co.uk
6 May 2006
  • Summary: I have been an Splinter Cell fan since the days when he was trying to stop good old Georgian dictator Nikoladze. I have played all three games several times and still love them all. I wanted Essentials probably for the same reaons that you do. 1. It's the latest Splinter Cell. 2. Is Sam really evil? I've just got to know. 3. It's Splinter Cell in your pocket! I got the game as soon as I could and started immediatly.
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