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Urban Chaos: Riot Response

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
73
4.0
Xbox
74
3.8
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Description

In Urban Chaos: Riot Response, you play as Nick Mason, a member of a new anti-terrorist team named T-Zero. Terrorists and gang members have destroyed your city, and your goal is to bring order back to the city while destroying any terrorists and gang members you encounter. Since your enemies are armed to the teeth (usually with meat cleavers, Molotov cocktails, and sawed-off shotguns), you're equipped with a riot shield that can be used by holding the left trigger. It can absorb an infinite amount of projectiles, but you cannot shoot while you are using it. You can get the assistance of firefighters to put out fires, and medics to replenish your health.

Your weapons can be upgraded by earning medals during your missions. You can earn these medals by scoring headshots, arresting enemies with your taser (as opposed to killing them), collecting gang masks, etc. You can even unlock extra missions and weapons by arresting gang leaders at the end of each level, so that the police can interrogate him and find out the gang's next move.

Screenshots

Urban Chaos: Riot Response Xbox Urban Chaos Riot Response title screen
Urban Chaos: Riot Response Xbox Thermal imaging goggles in your gas mask allows you to spot emergency workers and others in smokey environments
Urban Chaos: Riot Response Xbox On some levels you will have to rescue emergency workers before you can use them
Urban Chaos: Riot Response Xbox Getting a clip in quick while there is a lull in the action!

Alternate Titles

  • "Zero Tolerance" -- Working title
  • "Urban Chaos: Violence Urbaine " -- French title
  • "Roll Call" -- Working title

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User Reviews

"There's A Crime Happening Somewhere". Xbox Classic Nigel (150)
Be the man behind the shield. Xbox DudeOfMonson (106)
A lot of bang for your buck!!! PlayStation 2 Big John WV (25261)
Hard Core Criminal Justice PlayStation 2 bobthewookiee (58)

The Press Says

Next Level Gaming PlayStation 2 Jun 26, 2006 85 out of 100 85
Game Informer Magazine Xbox Jul, 2006 7.75 out of 10 78
Softpedia PlayStation 2 Jul 10, 2006 7.8 out of 10 78
GameLemon Xbox Oct 03, 2006 7.7 out of 10 77
Game Informer Magazine Xbox Jul, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation 2 Jul, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
4Players.de Xbox May 18, 2006 70 out of 100 70
Eurogamer.net (UK) PlayStation 2 May 31, 2006 6 out of 10 60
GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Jun 16, 2006 2.5 out of 5 50
1UP PlayStation 2 Jun 19, 2006 5 out of 10 50

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
A continuation hopefully? 1 Kain Ceverus (34)
Jul 04, 2007

Trivia

Although it is named after Urban Chaos, which is also published by Eidos, it has absolutely nothing to do with that game. "Urban Chaos: Riot Response" was chosen by Eidos because the other two names used during development (Roll Call and Zero Tolerance) were used by other games.
Contributed to by Spartan_234 (422)