Conclusion: This is going to be a short review for the sole reason that Gun is just one of those games the falls between the lines of the good the bad ( and the ugly ) If you looking for easy achievements and a stress free laughable game Gun is a good choice.
Excerpt: Neversoft has finally branched out, away from the Tony Hawk franchise and skateboarding games altogether. But few expected them to go make a western game like GUN with open-ended gameplay and a big world map for you to freely explore.
Summary: Gun will be a GTA-style game, set in the West in the 1880s, in cities such as Dodge City and New Mexico's Las Vegas. The murderous 'Dodge City Gang' has been on a rampage and you seek revenge, hunting them down between Indians and Mexican pistoleros.
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: It's refreshing to play an action game that isn't set in an inner-city environment and that alone is almost reason enough to give Gun a try. While the gameplay may not be all we wanted it to be, it's still a competent vehicle for getting you through the twists of the blood-soaked story.
Excerpt: You can probably credit the acclaimed HBO series "Deadwood" for reviving the western genre, making it cool and mainstream again. Last year we saw "Red Dead Revolver" from Rockstar released and this year brings the highly anticipated "GUN".
Excerpt: After years of focusing their efforts on almost nothing but skateboarding games, Neversoft Studios introduces Gun, a Wild West 3rd-person action-adventure. With such an ambitious effort, Neversoft managed to put together a polished game that does a lot of things right.
Conclusion: GUN may be short-lived, but I love my westerns and it has a quality story and lots of enjoyable blood-soaked gameplay. It’s a more traditional and authentic tale than Red Dead Revolver’s wild, weird west, and allows a lot more freedom too – it’s just a shame that the play area isn’t even bigger and...
Pros: The horses, ‘Quickdraw’ mode works superbly, Excellent storyline, voice talent and music…
Cons: It’s just a shame there wasn’t more of it., Can you have too much shooting? – needed more variety, Plain textures, pop up and other graphical glitches mean this doesn’t exactly impress as a 360 game