Do you think this could ever have been a good game?

#1 Posted by TrulyAlive (909 posts) -

After painstakingly researching this game, I think it started out pretty well, bringing Clint on board, getting a few Hollywood voice actors and what not.
But around the point that they practically announced it as a sandbox game is when things started to look dismal.
That and the fact that you always had to wait about a year to hear anything from it...

#2 Posted by Black_Rose (7785 posts) -

I had some hope for it when it was announced, but i kinda lost interest.

#3 Posted by Origina1Penguin (3504 posts) -

I haven't looked into it, but if it was set up the way I envision LA Noir to be like (don't know much about that game either :P), then I think it could have been...okay...

#4 Posted by Fr0Br0 (3101 posts) -

It depends on how they do it. If they make it a first person shooter where you can only use your revolver, but the ammo amount is never shown so you have to count your shots and determine whether you fired 5 shots or 6, then yes, I'd be very psyched.

#5 Posted by TrulyAlive (909 posts) -

...holy shit, that would have been pretty fucking sweet.

#6 Posted by TheWesman (378 posts) -

It could have been awesome.  I just found out it was canceled.  Sad day.

#7 Posted by Gameboi (653 posts) -

Hard call. There's the generational gap to consider. How many people  watched and enjoyed Dirty Harry movies? How many of the same people also enjoy video games?   I'm not saying it's impossible,  but the odds are stacked against such a game making money off the mainstream audience.

Personally,  I'm all for it.... but I fit the description above..

#8 Posted by TwoOneFive (9459 posts) -

they need to get this game finished man. i would love to play a dirty harry game. it was a franchise destined for video games. 

#9 Posted by TurboMan (7735 posts) -

it's a movie game, so no...

unless it's made by Rockstar(Warriors), then no.
#10 Edited by TwoOneFive (9459 posts) -
TurboMan said:
"it's a movie game, so no...
unless it's made by Rockstar(Warriors), then no.
"
umm...okay. 
there are some game movies that are good. escape from butcher bay
#11 Posted by TurboMan (7735 posts) -

sadly never played that one(didn't have xbox)

I will buy it when it comes back around though
#12 Posted by OneEyedNinja7 (797 posts) -

Oh man, I remember this. And that Indiana Jones whip physics game.

#13 Posted by TrulyAlive (909 posts) -
@OneEyedNinja7:  Yeah. Except that got made, and turned out to be terrible =/
#14 Posted by Diamond (8634 posts) -

You totally don't have to worry because there is a Dirty Harry game that's already out!

#15 Posted by TrulyAlive (909 posts) -

I'd never heard of that in my life before...

#16 Posted by Dustpan (1694 posts) -
@TwoOneFive said:
" TurboMan said:
"it's a movie game, so no...
unless it's made by Rockstar(Warriors), then no.
"
umm...okay. 
there are some game movies that are good. escape from butcher bay
"
Escape from butcher bay was never a movie.
#17 Posted by AhmadMetallic (18954 posts) -
@Bo17 said:
" I'd never heard of that in my life before... "
me neither, and DAMN it sounds exciting !! it got cancelled? :(

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