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Far Cry

Advantages: Beautiful scenery, excellent physics, great action and gameplay, challenging AI
Disadvantages: Demands a lot of your PC, broadband required for best performance on multi-player

When I first heard about Far Cry, I made it my mission to play it, demo or otherwise. I was astounded at the sheer beauty of the landscapes, not to mention the fact that it was one of a very small number of modern first-person-shooters. Basically, you ...

JezM 24.03.2005 · Read full review
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just like apocalypse now

Advantages: Cutting-edge 3D graphics engine. Exhilarating action set pieces. Interesting assortment of weapons and vehicles.
Disadvantages: Frustratingly easy to get killed, especially for a 3D shooter. Steep hardware requirements

In Farcry (FC) you control the character of Jack Carve a bad arse dude with a mysterious past. Carver is trying to make a fresh start with a charter boat business in the South Pacific. As the game begins, he has been hired by an American photojournalist ...

meggyloo 11.02.2005 · Read full review
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FarCry

Advantages: Excellent price, highly addictive, beautiful graphics and amazing multiplayer online
Disadvantages: Can get frustratingly hard, storyline abit much, need a good PC

Upon reading a review of FarCry in my monthly computer magazine, and looking at the screenshots shown and the high gold award given to it, I decided it might not be a bad idea to buy this game as I hadn't played a decent first-person-shooter in a long tim ...

bad_bob00 20.04.2005 · Read full review
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Paradise Lost!

Advantages: Excellent graphics, gameplay, Singleplayer, physics, ai, weapons. The list goes on!
Disadvantages: Very demanding on your pc, sometimes frustrating Checkpoint saves, Slightly Lacking Multiplayer

INTRO: Theres an old saying in the gaming world, thats its game play that counts not graphics, and for the most part its been true. Whats been more fun over the years then Tetris, or pong or Arkanoids? The question was 'could a game have both?' ...

Soadfan1 28.05.2004 · Read full review
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Hard man hero required for island paradise.

Advantages: Great graphics, decent gameplay, FPS basics done well.
Disadvantages: Gets tricky towards the end, gameplay changes later in the game.

You are Jack Carver, a simple man who has been hired by a foxy looking reporter lady to take her out to some islands where she's going to do a spot of investigating. However, not long after the curvaceous (and not at all sensibly attired) woman has gone a ...

TheDuke 13.08.2005 · Read full review
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