Summary: Whereby other movie adaptions are content to merely regurgitate events players are already familiar with, Escape From Butcher Bay dares to be different by taking us back to the birth of a legend.
Can be frustrating and clunky, but Riddick carries it to cult classic status.
8 November 2013
Summary: Played this a while back and revisited recently as I'm getting hyped for the new movie! Was immediately struck by how unforgiving it is, as a game seemingly built around lurking in the shadows and sneaking your way through enemies the unpredictable and often psychic AI make that incredibly difficult...
The Chronicles of Riddick:Escape from Butchers Bay for PC
24 March 2009
Excerpt: This game is a first person shooter and stealth game where you play as Richard B.Riddick(Vin Diesel)an escaped convict who is taken in by Johns an merchanary and you Riddick you have to escape this prison of butchers bay.
Pros: long game,good graphics,plently enemies,weapons . . . . just brilliant !
Excerpt: -(Game Information)- Name:The Chronicles Of Riddick:Escape From Butcher Bay Publisher:VU Games Developer:Starbreeze Genre:First-Person Shooter Release Date:Aug 13, 2004 Age Rating:16+ for Blood and Gore, Intense Violence and Strong Language Number Of Players:1 Online:Live Aware Custom Soundtracks...
Pros: Brutal hand - to - hand combat; great integration of stealth; exciting shooting; excellent presentation .
Cons: Short story with no multiplayer of any kind hurts the value . But who cares?
Excerpt: Escape from butcher bay- but why would you want to? I rented this game because there was nothing else which looked any good and this was the first game which i picked up- little did I no that the game i had picked up, by chance, was one of the best games to grace the xbox.
Pros: Vin Diesel, breath taking graphics and gameplay
Excerpt: If you don't know who Riddick is then the title of this game might confuse you. Riddick is the character that Vin Diesel plays in the film Pitch Black and its sequel The Chronicles of Riddick. Pitch Black is often seen as one of the breakthrough movies for Vin Diesel.
Pros: Great story, good puzzles, often many ways to achieve the objectives set
Excerpt: WHen i first saw this game i was shocked at how great it loooked for an xbox game, and honestly doubted it was actually possible. Well i was proved wrong. I should've known to trust the developers that also gave us the awesome, but totally overlooked enclave.
Pros: Graphically stunning . Great film based game . Awesome atosphere . Great gameplay .