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Medal of Honor: Rising Sun (GameCube)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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First-person shooter set in the Pacific theatre of WWII, beginning with the attack on Pearl Harbor and moving through the campaign with you playing as a young recruit chosen for various historical missions such as the raid on Guadalcanal. The game also makes efforts to educate players in WWII history and conditions, with period stock footage and images, and unlockable interviews with Pacific veterans.


Medal of Honor: Rising Sun GameCube Incoming enemy fighters at 2 o'clock
Medal of Honor: Rising Sun GameCube You don't know what means being a sitting duck to enemy fire until you find yourself running across the bridge
Medal of Honor: Rising Sun GameCube Guadalcanal mission, but first we need to reach the shore
Medal of Honor: Rising Sun GameCube Taking out enemy bombers before they drop their torpedoes and escape

Alternate Titles

  • "Medal of Honor: Soleil Levant " -- French title

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User Reviews

Yet another EA title MAT (70549) 3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars

The Press Says

Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2003 7.5 out of 10 75
IGN Nov 10, 2003 7.5 out of 10 75
GameZone Nov 29, 2003 7.3 out of 10 73
Kombo.com Nov 24, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Game Over Online Jan 05, 2004 60 out of 100 60
GamePro (US) Nov 11, 2003 3 out of 5 60
Game Revolution Nov, 2003 C 50
GameSpy Nov 21, 2003 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Cubed3 Dec 20, 2003 3 out of 10 30
Game Shark Nov 15, 2003 F 0


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