Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror

Critic Score User Score
PlayStation 2
72
4.0
PSP
88
4.2
Not an American user?

Description

In this fifth installment to the Syphon Filter series, you play multiple characters, including Gabe Logan, all who are agents of Precision Strike, a government agency. In the game's single player story mode, standard Rambo tactics won't work. You must use stealth combined with state of the art weapons and melee combat to help uncover a deadly threat to global security, the Dark Mirror project. The game also allows you to replay all missions for special bonus material. The game's online multiplayer mode allows for four different games modes including team and free-for-all deathmatches and two different co-op games.

Screenshots

Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror PSP One headshot coming right up
Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror PSP Weapon select menu
Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror PSP Heat-sensing goggles on
Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror PSP Yes, he does the climbing too

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

Portable Review PSP Mar 22, 2006 38 out of 40 95
GameZone PSP Mar 14, 2006 9.5 out of 10 95
Wham! gaming PSP Apr 13, 2006 9 out of 10 90
PGNx Media PSP Mar 26, 2006 9 out of 10 90
TotalPlayStation PSP May 17, 2006 9 out of 10 90
Game Vortex PlayStation 2 2007 85 out of 100 85
IGN PlayStation 2 Sep 13, 2007 8 out of 10 80
TotalVideoGames (TVG) PSP Jul 10, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Play.tm PlayStation 2 Nov 12, 2007 70 out of 100 70
AceGamez PlayStation 2 Nov 26, 2007 7 out of 10 70

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

European version

There are a number of changes in the European version:
  • Blood effects were removed in some instances.
  • Enemies can't be set on fire.
  • In the German version, some life-threatening situations for Addison Hargrove were removed, i.e. the game is easier now. She also can't be killed by the player's shots.
  • There are also some other changes in the levels and the ending video.
A detailed list of changes can be found on schnittberichte.com (German).

Awards

  • Computer Games Magazine
    • March 2007 - Handheld Game of the Year 2006
  • GameSpy
    • 2006 – #4 Handheld Game of the Year
    • 2006 – #3 PSP Game of the Year

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Evil Ryu (58798) and Mullet of Death (604)