Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror

Critic Score User Score
PlayStation 2
72
4.0
PSP
88
4.2
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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 Game title in FMV intro
Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror PSP Logan's old "friend" in one of FMV cut-scenes

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Critic Reviews

The A.V. Club PSP 2007 A 100
GameSpy PSP Mar 15, 2006 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Game Informer Magazine PSP May, 2006 9 out of 10 90
Gamesmania.de PSP Apr 28, 2006 90 out of 100 90
Jeuxvideo.com PSP Aug 25, 2006 16 out of 20 80
4Players.de PlayStation 2 Nov 02, 2007 80 out of 100 80
Norrköpings Tidningar PlayStation 2 Oct 30, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Fragland.net PlayStation 2 Nov 22, 2007 77.5 out of 100 78
Vgames PlayStation 2 Dec 09, 2007 73 out of 100 73
GameSpot PlayStation 2 Sep 18, 2007 7 out of 10 70

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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

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