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Mr Agent Michael Thorton – Alpha Protocol Review

“I might as well ask you if all those vodka martinis ever silence the screams of all the men you’ve killed… or if you find forgiveness in the arms of all those willing women for all the dead ones you failed to protect.”  Goldeneye Those words echoed throughout my head throughout my playthrough of Alpha Protocol. Though Martini’s were sadly scarce, willing women were not, and there was at least one I failed to protect. A villain made me choose between saving her and disarming his bombs, I did my duty, but an innocent woman paid for it. Through it…

Crysis: Warhead

It’s really late at night and your friends have all gone home. The beer’s still sloshing around your brain so you stick the TV on for want of anything better to do. There’s some horrible Jean Claude Van Damme film on, but instead of sensibly switching it off and going to bed you, out of some morbid fascination, keep on watching. Then, not only that, after about ten minutes of hammy villains, iron chins and big explosions, to your horror you realise that you’re actually enjoying it. Well that, right there, is Crysis: Warhead. The very first moments are a…