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In this game you play the role of an American fighter pilot who is captured by the Germans during the second World War. The game is based on the film of the same name which was also based on true events. Your character is a computer generated version of Steve McQueen as are all the other actors for their characters.

The game play involves sneaking about the prison camp and interacting with other prisoners to obtain various items to aid you in your escape. The physics are identical to Conflict: Desert Storm. The game play shifts to all-out combat as well as the infamous motorbike chase.


The Great Escape Windows Main screen

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The Great Escape Screenshot
The Great Escape Screenshot
The Great Escape Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "二战风云:胜利大逃亡" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Великий побег" -- Russian spelling
  • "The Great Escape: Gesprengte Ketten" -- German title
  • "La Gran Evasion" -- Spanish title
  • "La grande évasion" -- French title

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User Reviews

Good story, with the gameplay letting down PlayStation 2 Simon Koetsier (436)

Critic Reviews

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Nov, 2003 2 out of 5 75 PlayStation 2 Sep 28, 2003 70 out of 100 70
Game Over Online Xbox Sep 16, 2003 68 out of 100 68
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Sep, 2003 59 out of 100 59
Shooterplanet Windows Feb 12, 2008 52 out of 100 52 Xbox Sep 16, 2003 10 out of 20 50
Super Play (Sweden) PlayStation 2 Sep, 2003 5 out of 10 50 Xbox Sep 16, 2003 10 out of 20 50
Computer Active Windows Sep 18, 2003 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
GamerDad Xbox Nov 04, 2003 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30


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