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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 Investigating a lead at Stark Towers.
The Punisher Windows The appropriate response when encountering The Punisher.
The Punisher Windows Some decent smoke and light effects.
The Punisher Windows One way to interrogate (general)

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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 (5476)
An innovative game that introduces new ways to kill.... Windows Twilightseer (264)

Critic Reviews

TeamXbox Xbox Jan 18, 2005 8.1 out of 10 81
IGN Windows Jan 31, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Gaming Target PlayStation 2 Feb 01, 2005 8 out of 10 80
DreamStation.cc Xbox Oct 04, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Extreme Gamer Xbox Feb 22, 2005 80 out of 100 80
ActionTrip Windows Jan 26, 2005 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot PlayStation 2 Jan 19, 2005 6.6 out of 10 66
videogamer.com Xbox Apr 04, 2005 6 out of 10 60
GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Jan 24, 2005 3 out of 5 60
1UP PlayStation 2 Feb 12, 2005 6 out of 10 60

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Trivia

On May 31, 2005, the English version of The Punisher was put on the infamous German index by the BPjM. For more information about what this means and to see a list of games sharing the same fate, take a look here: BPjS/BPjM indexed games.

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