Excerpt: The year is 2024 and the international fight for oil is more important than ever! In Frontlines: Fuel of War, your job is to take control of the “Stray Dogs” squadron and use all means necessary to move the frontlines forward.
Excerpt: After making the Desert Combat mod for the legenday Battlefield 1942 and working along on Battlefield 2 under guidance from DICE, the guys from Kaos Studios wanted to proove themselves with their own multiplayer game.
Excerpt: Apocalyptic story-lines in games are quite popular these days, and Frontlines: Fuel of War is no different. The world is either going to be hit by a nuclear bomb, run out of food, be ravaged by incurable disease, or in the case of Frontline: run out of gas.
Conclusion: In the audio department, Frontlines did an amazing
job of bringing what could easily have been a World War
III scenario. You’ll hear explosions coming in
different sides as though you are closing in on
Excerpt: There is nothing quite like playing a shooter. It allows gamers to experience the intensity of guns blazing all around, while at the same time keeping players safe in the comfort of their homes. Shooters can take place in every kind of setting imaginable.
Summary: Frontlines is a fairly mediocre shooter with a lot of quirky issues, yet still manages to entertain.
Pros: The gameplay model is interesting and unique; xarries over the frantic gunplay of real world combat; online multiplayer abilities are pretty interesting, using the remote controlled vehicles is a blast.
Cons: Squad based voice chat stinks; vehicle controls are horrible; hit detection and physics are spotty at times.
Conclusion: A rental at best if you are stranded offline but worth picking up for online play, sadly the community isn’t as big as it could be and with a new Battlefield game on the horizon that may well stay that way.
Summary: Kaos studios have forced their way into the military FPS with Frontlines. Great gameplay, awesome graphics and acceptable sound work has mad Frontlines one of the must rent games of the year. I say must rent as the game is relatively short. It is a must buy if online play is your thing.
Excerpt: The Xbox 360 is not exactly hurting for first-person shooters, so each release has to do something special to stand out from the pack. Whether it's a new spin on the setting, mission structure, or multiplayer modes, a shooter must ultimately provide a fresh experience if it wants a shot in a...
Conclusion: Frontlines: Fuel of War malgré une campagne assez banale prend vraiment un intérét majeur avec le multijoueur. Kaos Studio pour un premier essai s'en sort honorablement bien. Le jeu propose un solo assez court avec un gameplay rapide d'apprentissage et des graphismes relativements acceptables aux...