Excerpt: The “Saving Private Ryan” craze is far from over. Thankfully, some of the true devotion to it is still hanging around as well, as is apparent in Gearbox’s Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 . While the graphics may not be award winning, they at least do have style.
Excerpt: Based on a true story, Brothers in Arms is a squad-based shooter with a strong emphasis on tactics, flanking in particular. In fact, the game comes with a fold out map that marks all the critical junctures of the campaign on one side, and on the other outlines how "You CAN flank that enemy!
Excerpt: In a genre crowded with other titles based on similar concepts, how can a World War II FPS distinguish itself? In Brothers in Arms' case, you simply craft an experience with such detail and attention to the atmosphere of war that the player can't help but feel the bullets zipping by their head.
Excerpt: Genre: Action Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Gearbox Release Date: March 1, 2005 Buy 'BROTHERS IN ARMS: Road to Hill 30': Xbox | PC | PlayStation 2 Every year, bunches of first person shooters are released, and 99% of them are mediocre at best.
Summary: 'You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you.