What Gamespot Users have to say about PlanetSide
The good: 1) Challenge: Since the game is based souly on player vs. player combat with not even so much as one NPC in the game the challenge is of a very high and adaptive level. The players are constantly changing th... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Population problems only real flaw in this game!! Give it a chance! Join the reserves, do a ten day trial, something!! Gameplay 9/10:: Different approach from what I can tell. Everything seems very very balanced and ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
So lets start with the good. I have played PlanetSide off and on for a while now and what always gets me coming back are the PVP battles. There Great! 100's of people battling on an island for bases. You not only have to... Read Full Review3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
An unrealized dream, but still a massively multiplayer first person shooter experience that has yet to be matched.
Planetside was released May of 2003 as the first massively multiplayer first person shooter. Along these lines, there are few other games that even come close. Huxley is long from release, and games such as Endless Age... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Planetside is an ambitious game, even though it falls short of its goal, it still can be an enjoyable experience.
In 2003 Sony released this ambitious MMO that puts you in the thick of futuristic warfare. Planetside puts a fully functional FPS game that has a lot of elements of an RPG, and surprisingly enough manages to pull it off ... Read Full Review4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
Planetside is too date the only massively multiplayer first person shooter, or MMOFPS for short (gotta love these abbreviations eh?). The game is based around a complex storyline that I never truely understood, as it inv... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
PlanetSide is a MMOFPS, one of the first of **** kind and by far the best. Planetside has the winning combination of massive battles, hard core action, strategy, teamwork, and the best character persistancy of any oth... Read Full Review4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
This game is about action, it might have the trappings of a MMORPG, but make no mistake this is action all the way.
I have only recently discovered Planetside, my computer only got up to speed in the past few months. What a ride it is, its like an ongoing never ending, huge player counted deathmatch with capture the flag and territori... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Okay one thing you should know about Planetside. It contains some of the largest battles known to any computing platform ever. High tech weapons and vehicles duke it out against one another in sometimes absolutely horrif... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
This is one of the most intense games ive played in a while. Good graphics, lots of actions and a lot of weapons & vehicles to choose from. 3 different empires gives it more fighting than two teams always fighting each o... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful