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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 Crashing a funeral
The Punisher Windows Forcing a meeting at Fisk Towers
The Punisher Windows Frank continues to find new ways to intimidate people.

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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 (896)
Great Torture Simulator, Average Game PlayStation 2 Terrence Bosky (5221)
An innovative game that introduces new ways to kill.... Windows Twilightseer (252)

Critic Reviews

Gamezilla Xbox Feb 05, 2005 91 out of 100 91
games xtreme PlayStation 2 Apr 19, 2005 9.1 out of 10 91
Jolt (UK) Windows Jan 26, 2005 8.3 out of 10 83
X-Power Xbox Mar 09, 2005 8 out of 10 80
GameSpy Xbox Jan 25, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Windows Mar 27, 2005 66 out of 100 66
GameSpot Xbox Jan 19, 2005 6.6 out of 10 66
Shooterplanet Windows Dec 31, 2005 64 out of 100 64
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Feb 06, 2005 61 out of 100 61
1UP PlayStation 2 Feb 12, 2005 6 out of 10 60

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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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