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25 to Life

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
42
2.0
Windows
42
1.6
Xbox
43
2.7
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Description

25 to Life is set in the urban inner city jungle where you can choose to be either a law enforcer or law-breaker. In single-player mode, you follow the storyline of young Freeze who is trying to survive in the hood and protect his family, or that of Shaun Calderon, a gang leader who had to escape to Mexico. On the other side of the law, you can play the cop Lester Williams whose department is swamped by corruption.

Whatever you choose, the bulk of the game has to walk through the cities, hide behind corners and then bust out and shoot people. As always, you have an arsenal of weapons and moves at your disposal.

You can also play online with several people, fighting against each other in teams.

Screenshots

25 to Life Windows Customization menu
25 to Life Windows Main Menu
25 to Life Windows Cinematics advance the storyline.
25 to Life Windows Selecting the weapons for the bad guys.

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The Press Says

Cheat Code Central Xbox Jan 20, 2006 3.3 out of 5 66
GameSpot Windows Jan 19, 2006 5.6 out of 10 56
GameBump/Gaming Horizon PlayStation 2 Feb 19, 2006 4.5 out of 10 45
Lawrence PlayStation 2 Feb 08, 2006 40 out of 100 40
TotalPlayStation PlayStation 2 Feb 19, 2006 3.5 out of 10 35
The A.V. Club Xbox Feb 15, 2006 D+ 33
GameDaily Xbox Jan 25, 2006 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30
PC Gamer Windows Apr, 2006 30 out of 100 30
Maximum PC Windows Mar 16, 2006 2 out of 10 20
Official XBox Magazine Xbox Mar, 2006 2 out of 10 20

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Trivia

Controversy

The game received some publicized outrage from police groups such the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund who called for a boycott of it prior to its release due to the objective of killing cops while playing as a thug and the ability to use humans as shields. Eidos did delay its release for a few months, partly to polish up game play but also to tone down "kill moves".

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