Fast!!! Sly Cooper and the Thievious Raccoonus

Sly Cooper and the Thievious Raccoonus is a stealth action platformer that came out in 2002 for the ps2.

Sly is the protagonist and gets help from his friends Bently and Murray. When sly was a kid the Klaww gang broke into his house, stole their family heirloom, the Thievious Raccoonus and orphaned sly. When he grew up he decided to take revenge and bring honor back to his family by stealing his book back.

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Fast!!! The Saboteur

The Saboteur was the last game made by Pandemic Studios before shutting down.

It’s an open world third person action game during World War II. You play as Sean Devlin an Irish race car driver who was cheated out of a win by a Nazi colonel. So Sean and his best friend seek revenge by sabotaging his prized race car but end up being captured and the Colonel kills Sean’s friend, Jules because he thinks they are British spies. Sean manages to escape and ends up joining a french resistance where he helps liberate a German occupied France and ultimately seek revenge on the Colonel who murdered Jules.

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[Review] Sleeping Dogs

Have you ever wanted to play a Hong Kong action movie?

Here’s your chance. Sleeping dogs is an open world action game based in Hong Kong. I hate saying it, but it’s like GTA but in china. You play as an under cover cop named Wei Shen. Wei grew up in Hong Kong and eventually moved to the states. At some point he became a police officer and now he’s being sent back to Hong Kong under cover to take on the Triads. When Wei returns he finds that some of the people he knew growing up now have positions of power within the Sun On Yee. This makes him perfect for being undercover but everybody wonders if he’s taking his assignment too personally. You’ve seen this type of story before but don’t let that dissuade you. It’s an interesting story that keeps you moving through the game. The unique and foreign setting is something I really like about Sleeping Dogs. The game started development in 2008 and was part of the True Crime series but was eventually cancelled, but in 2011 Square Enix picked it up and renamed it Sleeping Dogs. It’s considered a spiritual Successor to the True Crime series.

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[Review] Dark Souls II: SOTFS [PS3]

 

My Trip Through Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin [PS3]

Dark Souls II is the sequel to the awesomely difficult, dark fantasy, action RPG, Dark Souls. Again made by From Software but this time without Hidetaka Miyazaki, the director of Demon’s and Dark Souls. He was busy making Bloodborne. The result was a mixture of ideas from Demon’s Souls and Dark Souls.

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