Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead

Critic Score User Score
Macintosh
76
3.5
Windows
74
3.5
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Description

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead is an expansion pack add-on to Allied Assault.

Taking the role of Sergeant Jack Barnes, players begin a mission behind the enemy lines on D-Day and will eventually play through the Battle of the Bulge and finally to the fall of Berlin in nine new single-player missions. The player will fight the Germans together with AI-controlled British, American and Russian troops. Also included are lots of new authentic British and Russian weapons.

Multiplayer has been refined with one new multiplayer mode and several new maps.

Screenshots

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead Windows With this FLAK cannon, Panzer tanks are no longer a problem
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead Windows Wehrmacht proves very dedicated in chasing you.
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead Windows An allied soldier destroys a sewer gate
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault - Spearhead Windows Shooting a tank with a FLAK 88

Alternate Titles

  • "荣誉勋章联合袭击:先头部队" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Medal of Honor: Débarquement Allié: En Formation" -- French title

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User Reviews

Spearhead: Digging deeper MoHAA's grave Windows vicrabb (6976)

Critic Reviews

IGN Windows Nov 14, 2002 8.4 out of 10 84
Gamesmania.de Windows Jan 16, 2003 82 out of 100 82
Inside Mac Games (IMG) Macintosh Sep 30, 2003 8.25 out of 10 82
PC Action Windows Jan 15, 2003 81 out of 100 81
Pelit Windows Dec, 2002 80 out of 100 80
Jeuxvideo.com Windows Dec 04, 2002 15 out of 20 75
JeuxVideoPC.com Windows Aug 28, 2006 15 out of 20 75
PC Games (Germany) Windows Dec 19, 2002 73 out of 100 73
Joystick (French) Windows Jan, 2003 7 out of 10 70
Mac Addict Macintosh Sep, 2003 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Trivia

German version

There are a number of changes in the German version:
  • All swastikas were removed or replaced with iron crosses.
  • On most posters the text was removed.
  • With the exception of the finished mission goals, all level statistics were removed.
  • The cutscenes using documentary film material were re-cut. Additionally the translation removes all mentions of "Nazi" or mentioning of specific persons, e.g. Hitler.
A detailed list of changes can be found on schnittberichte.com (German).

Related Web Sites

  • First-Person History (An Apple Games article, archived on the author's site, about the Macintosh version of Spearhead that provides a descriptive overview of the game, various tips and tricks, and general resources about the game such as system information (June, 2003).)
  • NZMac Review (A (largely) unscored, positive review of the Macintosh version of the game by NZMac, a New Zealand Apple site (Sep. 01, 2003).)
Contributed to by Corn Popper (69612) and Terok Nor (20333)