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Description

In Armed and Dangerous, the player controls Roman, a thief in the Lionheads gang. The evil King Forge is attempting to unlock the Book of Rule, which will grant him magical powers. Aided by a blind seer and his thieving friends - a robot and a mole - Roman decides to intercept the book and banish the king.

The game is a variation of the run-and-gun third-person shooter. Created by Planet Moon, it has the same humour and similar gameplay elements as Giants: Citizen Kabuto.

The game has several unusual characters and weapons. Included is the shark gun, a device that literally shoots a shark at your enemies. There is a corkscrew device that burrows in to the ground and inverts gravity. You hang on to the device while your enemies fly into the sky and fall hard back to the ground.

Screenshots

Armed and Dangerous Windows Use Ticker Bombs to blow up mission objectives.
Armed and Dangerous Windows Using the Gurner Personal Mortar to blow up buildings.
Armed and Dangerous Windows Shoot the barrels to blow up the platforms.
Armed and Dangerous Windows Use mounted guns to blow up buildings.

Promo Images

Armed and Dangerous Screenshot
Armed and Dangerous Screenshot
Armed and Dangerous Screenshot
Armed and Dangerous Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "武装与危险" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "AnD" -- Official abbreviation

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User Reviews

An action-packed, laugh out loud shooter. Windows Zack Green (1186)

Critic Reviews

Netjak Xbox Mar 01, 2004 8.9 out of 10 89
GameZone Windows Dec 19, 2003 8.4 out of 10 84
Xbox World Australia (XWA) Xbox Apr 18, 2004 82 out of 100 82
Gameguru Mania Windows Dec 07, 2003 82 out of 100 82
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Jan, 2004 79 out of 100 79
PC Games (Germany) Windows Feb 23, 2004 77 out of 100 77
PC Action Windows Jan 30, 2004 75 out of 100 75
Gamestyle Xbox 2004 7 out of 10 70
GameDaily Windows Dec 14, 2006 6 out of 10 60
CanardPC Windows Jan 14, 2004 6 out of 10 60

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found a bug on PC version? 1 Don Meu (2)
Oct 06, 2008

Trivia

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Some magazine ads for the game took inspiration from the stickers from the game Hostages and had a large set of stickers which looked like bullet holes.

References

The game contains several references to Planet Moon's previous game Giants: Citizen Kabuto. Among them are the "Majorcan Prophecy" (in Giants the Meccs tried to get to planet Majorca) and the "Dick Whittington Memorial Prison" (in Giants the player had to bust a guy out of the Dick Whittington prison).

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