Summary: At long last, Gamecube owners have the
opportunity to play Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3 on their system. This military
combat sim offers more action than previous games while still offering plenty of
depth and realism.
Excerpt: Tom Clancy games have been gold for the Xbox. While other titles have come and gone, Splinter Cell, Ghost Recon and Island Thunder still hold spots in my regular gaming rotation; that was until Rainbow Six 3 infiltrated my home.
Excerpt: 1-4 Players Memory Unit Compatible – 4 Blocks In-game Dolby Digital System Link HDTV – 480p Headset Communicator Voice Recognition Content Download Online Multiplayer(2-16 players) Voice Friends Scoreboard Da Introduction Anyone who is a fan of realistic FPS games, and owns an Xbox, can now look no...
Excerpt: Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3 is a squad-based tactical shooter set in the year 2007. The United States is caught in an embargo-induced oil crisis and as terrorist attacks against American interests and citizens escalate, Team Rainbow, an international task force dedicated to combating terrorism, is...
Conclusion: which requires more stealth and gunfights in confined spaces with hostage’s lives at risk in a gameplay style closer to Splinter Cell than the Ghost Recon titles. Although this is the same type of squad-based tactical shooter in its single-player game as the Ghost Recon titles, how you issue...
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: Rainbow Six 3 caters to a wider audience than previous installments, mainly because it provides you with a more personal, action-based experience and doesn't eliminate the strategic angle. Multi-player or single-player, RS 3 should deliver on all counts.
Conclusion: Rainbow 6 is almost a great game. I much prefer it to other FPS games I have played on the Xbox and also find it to have the best experience online of all the games I have yet played on Live. The game however is not perfect.
Pros: Mostly clever AI., Nice graphics., Realism and atmosphere by the truckload.
Cons: Unable to equip or individually control or order team, there should have been room for more tactics., R63 has a couple of slightly buggy levels.
Conclusion: Lowdown This game brings the joys that PC gamers have known for years to the Xbox. Although some aspects have been toned down or left out from the PC version, it's still one of the best shooters available on any console.