Reviews and Problems with The House of the Dead: Overkill
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No better game to take out your office rage.
30 August 2012
Excerpt: What a totally hilarious game this is. There's not a lot to it - shooting zombies, whether they are carni's or doctors or just simple members of the public, they all bleed the same. The action is quick fire and you need to have very quick reactions.
Excerpt: I have not played a house of the dead game since the old arcade versions. The old games had no real story line but were highly addictive and I spent large amounts of my pocket money trying to complete. I decided to get overkill for the Wii as a reminder of the old game.
Great game for the price with a variety of things to do and collect throughout
15 January 2012
Excerpt: I bought this game due to its cheap price expecting it to be a satisfactory shooter game to pass the time and to see what horror games were like on the Wii. Suprisingly, it exceeded my expectations even due to its low price, as the graphics were much better than expected, with many different...
Excerpt: Set 7 years before the events of House of the Dead the player follows Agent G of the AMS teamed up with Detective Isaac Washington hunting down a mad crime lord named Papa Caesar in a town full of mutant clowns, nurses, residents, obese green things, crazy wheelchair kid with hot sister..
Excerpt: As lightgun series go, THOTD (the house of the dead) probably has the biggest cult following because the first few games were just so badly made and corny. Now though, Headstrong games have decided to go back to these roots but on purpose to create the best lightgun game available today on Wii.
Excerpt: I'd been looking forward to playing House of the Dead Overkill ever since a mate cane to work one day saying how brilliant it was. However, I'd never actually got around to ordering it as I'm generally too busy playing on my Xbox.
Excerpt: For anyone out there who owns a Nintendo Wii who is looking to kill a couple of hours here and there and is looking for a mindless gory shoot-em-up,then this game is definitely for you.Basically,all this game entails is blowing zombies to pieces(and oh what fun!
Excerpt: Zombielicious Anyone who has played a 'House of the Dead' videogame, either in the arcade or on a home console, will have a preconceived idea of what to expect. However, 'House of the Dead: Overkill' on the Nintendo Wii brings a dramatically different feel to the franchise, with an attempt to...
Excerpt: I love the House of the Dead games; they're fun, B-movie-esque throwbacks that aren't much deep, but are extremely fun and quite challenging. House of the Dead: Overkill, is the latest attempt to reinvigorate the franchise, by turning it into a Grindhouse-style shooter, with great success.