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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 Special interrogation.
The Punisher Windows Punisher can't kill innocent people
The Punisher Windows Target list in your apartment.
The Punisher Windows Tab puts Frank into rage mode until his charge runs out.

Promo Images

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The Punisher Screenshot
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The Punisher Screenshot

Alternate Titles

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

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User Reviews

The Punisher has come… to punish his fans Windows SifouNaS (1326)
Welcome Back, Frank Xbox MasterMegid (902)
Great Torture Simulator, Average Game PlayStation 2 Terrence Bosky (5463)
An innovative game that introduces new ways to kill.... Windows Twilightseer (264)

Critic Reviews

games xtreme PlayStation 2 Apr 19, 2005 9.1 out of 10 91
TeamXbox Xbox Jan 18, 2005 8.1 out of 10 81
DreamStation.cc Xbox Oct 04, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Game Over Online Windows Feb 28, 2005 80 out of 100 80
IGN Xbox Jan 14, 2005 8 out of 10 80
GameSpy PlayStation 2 Jan 25, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameZone Windows Feb 21, 2005 6.5 out of 10 65
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Feb 06, 2005 61 out of 100 61
GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Jan 24, 2005 3 out of 5 60
Eurogamer.net (UK) PlayStation 2 Apr 14, 2005 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

The car that almost run over the Punisher after completing the Crackhouse level has the license plate "ASM 129", which is a reference to the Marvel comic book, The Amazing Spider-Man #129 (Feb. 1974), the issue that the Punisher made his debut.

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