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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.


25 to Life Windows Mission briefing
25 to Life Windows Cinematics advance the storyline.
25 to Life Windows Mission statistics
25 to Life Windows Title Screen

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25 to Life Screenshot
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User Reviews

Where the hood at? Definitely not here. PlayStation 2 Tony Denis (272)

Critic Reviews

Game Watcher Windows Jan 24, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
Cheat Code Central PlayStation 2 Jan 20, 2006 3.3 out of 5 66
Cheat Code Central Xbox Jan 20, 2006 3.3 out of 5 66
Gaming Target Windows Aug 04, 2006 6 out of 10 60
UGO (UnderGroundOnline) PlayStation 2 2006 C+ 58
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation 2 Mar, 2006 5.75 out of 10 58
IGROMANIA Windows Mar 29, 2006 5 out of 10 50
Game Vortex PlayStation 2 2006 45 out of 100 45
TotalPlayStation PlayStation 2 Feb 19, 2006 3.5 out of 10 35 PlayStation 2 Feb 08, 2006 2 out of 10 20


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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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