Vietcong: Purple Haze

Critic Score User Score
PlayStation 2
42
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Windows
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3.3
Xbox
61
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Description

Vietcong: Purple Haze is a compilation pack that bundles the original Vietcong game alongside its expansion pack Vietcong: Fist Alpha. For the PlayStation 2 and Xbox version this is the first and only release of the game; the individual game and its expansion were not available separately.

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Vietcong: Purple Haze Xbox You can control your squad with the black button (whether they actually do it is another matter!)
Vietcong: Purple Haze Xbox Loading screens give you tips on how to play.
Vietcong: Purple Haze Xbox This is the guy you need when you want the V.C mowed down in a hurry.
Vietcong: Purple Haze Xbox Always blow up V.C creches when you find them.

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Critic Reviews

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows May, 2004 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Armchair Empire, The Windows Mar 24, 2004 7.2 out of 10 72
X-Power Xbox Oct 29, 2004 7 out of 10 70
Kombo.com Xbox Sep 29, 2004 7 out of 10 70
GameSpy Xbox Sep 27, 2004 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
IGN Xbox Sep 17, 2004 5.5 out of 10 55
Eurogamer.net (UK) Xbox Jul 10, 2004 5 out of 10 50
Jolt (UK) PlayStation 2 Oct 24, 2004 5 out of 10 50
IGN PlayStation 2 Oct 01, 2004 5 out of 10 50
Lawrence PlayStation 2 Sep 28, 2004 D- 16

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Trivia

The compilation's subtitle is most likely a reference to The Jimi Hendrix Experience song under the same name released in 1967.

In fact, all of the game's original guitar-based music is heavily influenced by Hendrix and other prominent psychedelic and rock musicians of late 60's.

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