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Might have promise, couldn't find it.

posted by Qender (SANTA MONICA, CA) Oct 18, 2011

Member since Apr 2011

This game might be good. It looks like there's plenty of good game to be had. To bad I couldn't get to it.

To start out. There's a video that was poorly converted into 3D. When will game designers learn how completely unacceptable bad 3d is to the human brain. It's painful to see and it's totally distracting. Distant buildings appearing closer than the parking lot in front of them and people who are flat against walls and bend along with the floor make me want to shut my eyes and rub my face until I forget what I just saw.

Then after that, the game starts. except I got to a part where it says to press the up button to jump. I pressed it and nothing happened. I pressed all the buttons and no one jumped. I checked the menus and the settings. I ran in circles and pushed against walls. Nothing would make me jump. So I quit.

I might have tried again if the controls didn't feel like guiding a blind man through a mirror-maze with sign language.

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posted by FatherDoom (MIAMI BEACH, FL) Apr 27, 2011

Member since Apr 2011

1 out of 5 gamers (20%) found this review helpful

if your like me reading all the negative reviews
but you still want to give splinter cell a chance think again

i rented this game convinced that i would enjoy it
despite what others said i am a splinter cell fan
and have beat chaos theory multiple times
point is
this game is a cash in
it is terrible trash

graphics wise

it looks like a low budget psp game
3D does nothing in this game
it adds no depth it just does nothing

bad camera makes moving stealthy unenjoyable

short sloppy it just should not have been made its that bad

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posted by dsiwilliam (SCHLATER, MS) Jun 17, 2012

Member since Jun 2012

I love the stealth experience of splinter cell, and this is a very good rendition of the Gamecube version of Chaos Theory. It has all of Sam's gadgets including the SC-20K, FN 5.7 pistol, combat knife and all of Sam's moves from the original version. It also has fusion goggles which is a one vision goggle set combining night, thermal, and electronic vision in one viewing mode. The touch screen controls work very well as you use them to select your gear and weaponry and to perform other actions. 3D seemed somewhat mild to me but certainly not terrible. Only one problem with this game. It has a large amount of cursing and there is no voice volume to cut it out. I would have bought it if it had only had a feature to knock out the language. If cursing bothers you then don't buy it.

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