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Dark Sector (PlayStation 3)

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Description

Dark Sector is an action game, in which the player assumes the role of Hayden Tenno, an elite black-ops agent, sent into Lasria, a small USSR country, tasked with the objective of destroying a virus that turns people into mutants and eliminating it's creator, Mezner.

Upon finding Mezner, Hayden is infected with the virus himself, mutating his right arm, which in turn gives him certain abilities, like turning invisible, creating shields and most importantly the ability to use the glaive, a special knife-like weapon that Hayden can use both in melee and ranged combat.

Next to the powers the infection grants him, Hayden can also use firearms, like shotguns or pistols, which can be taken from enemies or bought from the Black Market, and can also be modified.

Multiplayer has two different modes: Infection, where one players assumes the role of a fully mutated Hayden and the others hunt him down as ordinary soldiers and Epidemic, where two teams, each with their own Hayden, try to kill the other's mutant.

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There are 31 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


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The Press Says

Game Chronicles May 08, 2008 9 out of 10 90
Gamer 2.0 Apr 03, 2008 7.9 out of 10 79
1UP Mar 25, 2008 B 75
Jeuxvideo.com Apr 08, 2008 15 out of 20 75
GameSpot Mar 26, 2008 7.5 out of 10 75
GameSpy Mar 26, 2008 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
JeuxVideoPC.com Mar 31, 2008 14 out of 20 70
Game Tap Mar 26, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Gameswelt Apr 16, 2008 69 out of 100 69
G4 TV: X-Play Mar 26, 2008 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Trivia

Australian version

In Australia, Dark Sector was originally rejected by the OFLC in that country. However, a crippled version was later rated MA15+ and featured no decapitation and "toned down ... limb severing on humans [only]". It was based on the Japanese build.

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Spenot (8440) added Dark Sector (PlayStation 3) on Jul 07, 2008
Other platforms contributed by Spenot (8440) and Klaster_1 (58030)