The game concept is okay, but executed awfully. Give it a try, you won't be disapointed. The computer game was the same way, but at least you had the benefits of a mouse and sharper monitor resolution. Video game instructions are included. The exteriors can be seen from four different shots — every 90 degrees, plus a zoom with a few different levels.
Progress during the game can be saved at any time to a memory card and a bonus mission can be unlocked by finding pieces of a puzzle spread across the different environments. In addition to the manner in which players deal with the enemies, points are earned for each secondary objective completed, for receiving little or no damage, and for finishing the mission as quickly as possible. I have played several of the Commandos games on the computer and love them. Each level has a torn picture with fragments scattered all over the mission area in safes, chests, etc. Accomplishing goals may involve shimmying up poles, swinging from cables, knocking on walls, and stealing vehicles. Technical Aspects The game is complemented by a cinematic soundtrack and sound effects of good quality, for example, realistic environment sounds, or characteristic voices of each team member. Each character possesses distinct abilities, such as the spy's ability to don enemy uniforms, the diver's ability to spend longer time in the water, and the sapper's talent for clearing minefields.
Players can then choose a character and a weapon with which to take out the enemy, or use a diversionary tactic such as throwing packs of cigarettes or using the thief's pet rat Spike to run and perform somersaults. The very cruelly-designed action icons are so tiny, and offer no text accompanyment that just figuring them out is half the puzzle. Objectives can be carried out in a number of different ways, with players being rewarded most for tying enemies with a rope, followed by silently killing enemies with a knife. If you have this game, don't brush the dust off like I did and try it again; you're wasting your time. You Control a Group of high Skilled Commandos, each with his own set of abilities and weaknesses, of course ,behind enemy lines, to complete your mission.
Although concessions were made in historical accuracy for entertainment purposes, each mission offers realistic secondary objectives. Mechanics We can now enter and move around interiors including a submarine , seen from a rotating camera. Once again we take over a unit of well-trained soldiers sent to complete a number of missions behind the enemy lines. It takes hours to just get the controls right and really detracts from the fun of the game. No Checkpoints Or Mid Mission Saving. It's because this is not a strategy game like it's advertized; it's actually a puzzle game with one, maybe two, solutions to each level and your job is to figure out what the creators thought would be the best way to go about your mission. Take control of an elite group of commandos who must venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of mission-based objectives.
The employed graphical engine is powerful enough to create extensive and detailed environments, full of objects such as: buildings, plants, vehicles, bunkers, obstacles, etc. Each of the commandos the group was reinforced, and now consists of: a green beret, sapper, spy, seductress, scubadiver, sniper, driver, and a dog! You will interact like never before with the environment: stealing enemy uniforms and weapons, climbing poles, swinging from cables, swimming, utilizing vehicles, and climbing in and out of buildings, ships, and planes. I remember buying this game brand new and regretting it after 7 minutes of play time. Can't Take More Than A Few Shots Before You Die. Great Pre Rendered Graphics Though.
Characters and enemies are more lifelike thanks to polished animations. Takes Way Too Long To Reload A Level, Sometimes Over A Minute. When I purchased commandos for the playstation I was disappointed. Honestly, one of the lamest games I have ever purchased. Took Five Hours To Beat 2nd Training Mission.
The controls are much more cumbersome and the game play just seems to be slower. As points are awarded, the player's rank gradually increases, with the ultimate goal being to achieve the rank of Field Marshal. An item in used but good condition. Commandos 2 can also be played on one of three difficulty levels, each affecting the range and speed of armaments, the reaction time of enemies, and the prevalence of helpful first-aid kits and ammunition, among other things. Gunning down enemies earns players the least amount of points. Commandos 2: Men of Courage includes 10 missions spanning nine different night and day environments with realistic weather effects. Completing the jigsaw unlocks a bonus mission, for example a motorboat race between naval mines.
The innovative camera control allows simultaneous control of multiple gameplay windows in real time. May have minor damage to jewel case including scuffs or cracks, or to the item cover including scuffs, scratches, or cracks. Offensive Mode automatically targets enemies in range by highlighting them with an icon. I believe the Commandos games are great but I would definitely stick with computer versions. Moving through the terrain is referred to Interactive Mode, while engaging in enemy forces switches the game to Offensive Mode.
This game's premise is good, but the controls make it impossible. They are challenging and addictive. You will control nine commandos, including a green beret, sniper, demolitions expert, seductress, thief, and even a dog. The objectives remain the same no matter which difficulty level is selected, however. Overall, this game has promise but it's destroyed by the controls being too intricate and difficult. Too Many Button Options To Do Fighting And Activities.
Plot The players are left with ten different missions taking place all around the world Europe, Asia, Arctic that are built from smaller tasks, such as: sending a message, stealing secret documents or the Enigma machine, destroying an object, eliminating a given person, using a plane to escape the area, etc. . You Have To Switch Between Fighting And Doing Activities. Take control of an elite group of commandos who must venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of mission-based objectives. The game features an all-new 3-D engine, allowing you to rotate the environment 360 degrees, move seamlessly in and out of buildings, submarines, planes, and water, and zoom in and out when viewing the environment. You'll take control of an elite group of commandos who must venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of mission-based objectives. Probably An Awesome Computer Game.