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Description

In this first person shooter, the U.S. and Britain have had to band together to try and save Europe and Asia from the Chimera, a species that infects other life forms and turns them into mutants.

The player controls U.S. Army Ranger, Sgt. Nathan Hale, as he battles his way through hordes of the Chimera in an effort to save the world. In addition to the single player campaign, the game features co-op, split screen multiplayer and customizable online gameplay.

The motion sensor feature is also used in this game in order to help the player free themselves from their opponents grasp. Along with this the game has at least a dozen different weapons to utilize.

Screenshots

Resistance: Fall of Man PlayStation 3 Mission loading.
Resistance: Fall of Man PlayStation 3 Main title.
Resistance: Fall of Man PlayStation 3 Bot traps come with various surprises and usually lie hidden in the grassy areas.
Resistance: Fall of Man PlayStation 3 Drone workers are not aggressive, but you'll regret letting them come close to you.

Promo Images

Resistance: Fall of Man Screenshot
Resistance: Fall of Man Screenshot
Resistance: Fall of Man Screenshot
Resistance: Fall of Man Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "Resistance: Jinrui Botsuraku no Hi" -- Japanese title
  • "I-8" -- Working title

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User Reviews

The Real Halo Killer William Baker (10) 4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars4.57 Stars

Critic Reviews

eToychest 2006 97 out of 100 97
TTGamer Apr 23, 2007 9 out of 10 90
Realm of Gaming Aug 17, 2007 9 out of 10 90
GameCell UK Jul 26, 2007 9 out of 10 90
Yahoo! Games Nov 16, 2006 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
FileFactory Games / Gameworld Network Nov 17, 2006 89 out of 100 89
Game Chronicles Nov 28, 2006 8.2 out of 10 82
FZ Mar 30, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Good Game Mar 27, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Eurogamer.net (UK) Mar 22, 2007 6 out of 10 60

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Trivia

Controversy

The Church of England found the use of gunfights in one of the game's locations, the Manchester Cathedral, "a desecration" and asked to have the game pulled from the shelves. On June 9, 2007, they threatened legal action for featuring the building without permission and asked to have the game withdrawn, a public apology and a substantial donation. It eventually even became a question for UK prime minister Tony Blair in the Houses of Parliament.

Sony pointed out that historical buildings were often used in entertainment and eventually issued a public apology, without meeting the other demands.

Ironically, sales were proven to go up after the controversy and the game was nominated for a BAFTA (British Academy Video Game Award).

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2006 – #10 Console Game of the Year
    • 2006 – PS3 Game of the Year
    • 2006 – PS3 Game of the Year (Gamers' Vote)
    • 2006 – #4 Online Multiplayer Game of the Year
    • 2006 – PS3 Shooter of the Year
    • 2006 – PS3 Online Multiplayer Game of the Year

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Keeper Garrett (960) added Resistance: Fall of Man (PlayStation 3) on Nov 19, 2006