The Punisher (PlayStation 2)

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Description

The Punisher is a third person action game that pits the player against the darkest scum of the Marvel Comics' universe. With over a dozen grimy New York locales, this superhero adaptation embraces the feel of the 30 year comic series.

Featuring loads of weapons, brutal environmental kills and an innovative new interrogation engine where the player controls every last aspect of over 70 torture scenarios, the Punisher provides a rich gaming experience for fans of dark, intense action.

Story written by comics authors Garth Ennis and Jimmy Palmiotti.

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There are 40 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "惩罚者" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "The Punisher. Каратель" -- Russian spelling
  • "The Punisher: O Justiceiro" -- Brazilian title
  • "Il Punitore" -- Italian title

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User Reviews

Great Torture Simulator, Average Game Terrence Bosky (5227) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars

Critic Reviews

games xtreme Apr 19, 2005 9.1 out of 10 91
GameZone Jan 28, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
PSM2 (Playstation 2 Magazine) UK Apr, 2005 82 out of 100 82
IGN Jan 14, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Diehard GameFan Feb 22, 2005 7 out of 10 70
GameSpot Jan 19, 2005 6.6 out of 10 66
GamePro (US) Jan 24, 2005 3 out of 5 60
1UP Feb 12, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Jeuxvideo.com Mar 14, 2005 11 out of 20 55
Eurogamer.net (UK) Apr 14, 2005 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

THQ, Inc. originally contracted Mucky Foot Productions to create the game, but half-way through development they pulled the project and decided to develop it in-house.

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