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Fight Club

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
36
2.9
Xbox
38
1.6
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Description

Fight Club is based on David Fincher's film adaption of Chuck Palahniuk's novel of the same name. Fed up with consumerist American culture, a fight club is founded as a new type of therapy through bare-knuckle fighting. The game focuses on the fights and uses many characters and environments from the original story. You can create a new fighter or clone one of the generated characters. There are three general fighting styles to choose from: grappling, kung fu or brawling. The moves range from basic punches to devastating moves with broken bones, ripped clothes and real-time facial deformation. After each successful fight, you earn Character Development Points (CDP's) which can be used to upgrade or heal your character.

Aside from the regular arcade, survival and training mode, there is a story mode in which you need to work your way up as a rookie to become a key player in Project Mayhem in a storyline very loosely based on the original plot. Both the PS2 and Xbox version have an online multiplayer mode as well.

The game music has tracks by famous bands such as The Dust Brothers, Limp Bizkit, Korn and Queens of the Stone Age.

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Alternate Titles

  • "搏击俱乐部" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)

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User Reviews

Read the book. Watch the film. Don’t buy the game. Xbox Ciarán Lynch (76)

The Press Says

GameZone Xbox Nov 14, 2004 5 out of 10 50
Game Chronicles Xbox Mar 26, 2005 4.9 out of 10 49
IGN Xbox Nov 15, 2004 4.5 out of 10 45
G4 TV: X-Play PlayStation 2 Mar 27, 2006 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
GameSpot PlayStation 2 Nov 11, 2004 3.7 out of 10 37
Netjak Xbox Feb 01, 2005 3.2 out of 10 32
1UP PlayStation 2 Nov 22, 2004 3 out of 10 30
1UP Xbox Nov 22, 2004 3 out of 10 30
Loadedinc. PlayStation 2 2004 2 out of 10 20
PAL Gaming Network (PALGN) Xbox Oct 25, 2005 1.5 out of 10 15

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Trivia

DLCs

On 14 December 2004, an official music pack was released over Xbox Live! There are four tracks in total, two of them by the band From Autumn to Ashes.

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