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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.

Screenshots

The Punisher Windows Main Menu
The Punisher Windows Armory
The Punisher Windows Punisher telling story to officers
The Punisher Windows Crashing a funeral

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

The Punisher has come… to punish his fans Windows SifouNaS (1317)
Welcome Back, Frank Xbox MasterMegid (897)
Great Torture Simulator, Average Game PlayStation 2 Terrence Bosky (5224)
An innovative game that introduces new ways to kill.... Windows Twilightseer (252)

Critic Reviews

games xtreme PlayStation 2 Apr 19, 2005 9.1 out of 10 91
Gamezilla Xbox Feb 05, 2005 91 out of 100 91
Game Chronicles Windows Feb 24, 2005 8.3 out of 10 83
IGN Windows Jan 31, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Kombo.com Xbox Mar 02, 2005 7.8 out of 10 78
Just Games Retro Windows Sep 08, 2012 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows Mar 27, 2005 66 out of 100 66
UOL Jogos PlayStation 2 Feb 02, 2005 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Game Freaks 365 Xbox Feb 15, 2005 5.8 out of 10 58
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation 2 Mar 14, 2005 11 out of 20 55

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Trivia

Initially US version was given an RC rating. The MA15+ rating for the OFLC in Australia was given after the game was "revised".

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