Tag Archives: Realism

Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising

Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising is the offical/unoffical sequel (depending on who you talk to) to the first Operation Flashpoint; a game about soldiering it up and leading a small squad with a huge freedom to approach targets and then getting killed by unseen snipers. Repeatedly. Then crying over your keyboard like the blubbery manchild you are. Whilst the original developement team Bohemia Interactive went on to make their own sequel in terms of ArmA, publishers Codemasters decided to try and have a shot at it seeming as they still had the rights to slap Flashpoint on a game. Many were…

Gangster’s Paradise

That’s me right there, in that splendid hat, with fellow contributor Tom next to me. I hardly ever make myself in a game, but for some reason when the two of us decided to give Saints Row 2 a whirl, we decided to do it in person. This is the result, the two of us, heavily armed in splendid hats and pimp suits, wreaking havoc. I’m honestly surprised there wasn’t more mention of Saints Row 2′s co-op mode on release, I wasn’t even aware it had one, never mind the seamless experience we encountered. The only things the second player…