The W
Views: 147267371
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
22.11.12 1145
The 7 - Random - Freedom Force
This thread has 2 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(3947 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Post (5 total)
Level: 107

Posts: 455/2932
EXP: 12815294
For next: 276059

Since: 19.1.02
From: Minnesota

Since last post: 1327 days
Last activity: 1195 days
#1 Posted on 11.4.02 1820.25
Reposted on: 11.4.09 1825.02
I bought this last week, and I can honestly say that this is the best purchase I've made this year. It's from a company called Irrelevent games (but has been released through EA). For those of you who don't know, it's a 'Silver Age' Comic book game.

The graphics are just great. They're not astoundingly great, but they're spot on with everything from that era of comics.

The voices are so overly blown out of proportion that they're funny, but exactly proportional to what they should be for their characters.

Game play is pretty simple point and click stuff, though it can be bit annoying at times to keep track of all your (up to four) heros at one time. However you can pause the game at any time with the spacebar, and manage from there.

The storyline reeks of nostalgia and at times is exactly what you expect (and hope it) to be. My biggest complaint is some of the characters aren't fully (at all) developed. But the important ones are, and you'll figure out who your favorites are rather quickly.

Anyone who's a fan of comics (or even those who aren't) would be doing themselves a major service by picking this game up. It's really a blast.
Promote this thread!
Level: 45

Posts: 226/401
EXP: 649030
For next: 11139

Since: 2.1.02
From: Wilmington, NC

Since last post: 5434 days
Last activity: 5035 days
#2 Posted on 11.4.02 2238.17
Reposted on: 11.4.09 2242.43
I have only one thing to say to this post:

El Diabloooooooooo!
Thirty Millionth Hit
Level: 138

Posts: 308/5284
EXP: 31045354
For next: 617706

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary.

Since last post: 88 days
Last activity: 88 days
#3 Posted on 14.4.02 1540.26
Reposted on: 14.4.09 1545.53
interesting...the name Freedom Force is tm and copyrighted by Marvel Comics...

Level: 38

Posts: 115/265
EXP: 348668
For next: 21782

Since: 2.1.02
From: Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Since last post: 6226 days
Last activity: 6217 days
#4 Posted on 14.4.02 1605.18
Reposted on: 14.4.09 1607.54

    Originally posted by rikidozan
    interesting...the name Freedom Force is tm and copyrighted by Marvel Comics...

Freedom Force was the name of a US Governemt supported group of mutants consisting of former members of the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants. They were led by Mystique who in her secret ID was a governemt official.
Level: 135

Posts: 412/5065
EXP: 29135255
For next: 199826

Since: 2.1.02
From: MD, USA

Since last post: 1984 days
Last activity: 1950 days
#5 Posted on 14.4.02 1612.33
Reposted on: 14.4.09 1612.45

You'd think they checked that before making the game.

Maybe since Freedom Force isn't all that important in Marvel hierarchy/continuity, they'd didn't worry about it.

The first thing I noticed is there's a character in teh game called "Shadow." Hell, Conde Nast?

Thread ahead: Home Room and the Taos Talking Picture Film Festival
Next thread: Becks
Previous thread: Dudley Moore
(3947 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Random - Freedom ForceRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

©2001-2019 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.071 seconds.