Descent: Freespace - The Great War Review
It's a noble effort to both cannibalize the best elements of classics of the genre and also provide a number of refreshing innovations.
This review will almost be verbatim to what I wrote for Freespace 2 since the games play the same, especially if you use the FSO utility. You can buy the bundle of Freespace and its expansion Silent Threat for pretty ch... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
So this game is old. Really, in the gaming world, a couple of years means a long time, so this game is like 78 in game years. Most people dont like playing with 78 year olds. But, (for the sake of this metaphor) this gam... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
The most underrated game and the best game I have ever played. Descent Freespace is so much ahead of it's time. The gameplay isn't anything new but is fun and addicting. The only negative on the campaign is that if you f... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
First off the gameplay is the most keyboard friendly Space Flight sim I've played so that is a big plus. Also the HUD Tells you everything that is goiing on from damage to if a fighters on your tail. The wingmen in the g... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
For some reason, the original FS feels more, visceral, even if it lacked hi-res polygons and stuff. This version was faster and more in your face than FS2. After playing the demo and falling in love with the GTF Apollo... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Descent: FreeSpace is certainly one of the best games I've ever played. It has an excellent story, superb space combat, and very well-designed ships. Gameplay: Exciting space-combat is delivered virtually every level... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I hate to admit this, but I had to be talked into buying this game because I wasn't a big fan of the Decent series per say. One day at work my co-worker couldn't stop talking about how much fun the game was. With some ... Read Full Review4 of 5 users found the following review helpful
A Must Play for Space Sim Fans I played this game all the way through numerous times. good fun, a great space sim. Playing this with headphones on was great. This game was my excuse to get a new joystick back in th... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Descent Freespace: The Great War may not be original, but it sure is fun! Taking place in a war caused by a misunderstanding between the Humans and the Vasudans. Then a technologicaly superior race, the Shivans show up, ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Not kidding at all, this game has changed my life and the way I look at games and my expecations from them. It was one of the first games to use Directx hardware accelaration and displayed great graphics. A later patch ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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