Excerpt: The story kicks off with a battle in the skies with the players taking on the role of one of the pilots, with the level ending just as the plane goes down over enemy territory. Next thing you know, the setting switches to a Nazi prison camp, although the camp is certainly not like what you'd expect.
Excerpt: The Great Escape review Game Over Online - http://www.game-over.com Based on the classic 1963 movie of the same name, The Great Escape from Gotham Games and Pivotal Games tells the story of several prisoners of war who try to escape from Nazi Germany imprisonment camps. Seeing as it's been years since I saw the MGM movie, it's difficult to say exactly how closely the video game follows the story.
Excerpt: Whoever thought that a game made in 2003 would be based on a Steve McQueen 1963 POW film, based on a book, based on actual World War II events? ThatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s right, none of us saw this one coming. The same can be said for the quality of this game, no one could see a good game come out of this, but the unexpected happened.