Moby Poll: What kind of game collector are you?

007: Nightfire (Windows)

64
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
...
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

You take on the role of James Bond and must save the world. The Phoenix International Corporation is focused on dismantling nuclear warheads throughout the world, but lately evidence has been found that the CEO of the corporation, Raphael Drake, is using his company's concept as a means to find and use the warheads for his own purposes. Because his plans are so well hidden, it is up to Bond, with the help of Q and his gadgets, to stop Drake at whatever cost.

Throughout the game, you will be taken to several exotic areas around the globe, confronting the beautiful Bond women. In your quest to stop the Phoenix Corporation, you have have a variety of weapons available to you, from your trusty Walther to more advanced and prototype machinery.

There are nine total missions, all of which combine stealth, combat, and Q's trusty gadgets, such as your laser watch and X-ray eye glasses.

On the multiplayer side of things, there are three multiplayer modes, some of which include characters and settings from previous Bond movies.

Screenshots

007: Nightfire Windows There always has to be an evil mastermind.  This time, it's Rafel Drake.
007: Nightfire Windows The x-ray vision mode is also helpful in locating secret areas, like this room concealed behind a library bookshelf.
007: Nightfire Windows After each level you get a performance summary that includes secrets and "Bond Moves".
007: Nightfire Windows Among Bond's gadgets is a grappling hook disguised as a cell phone. It has limited use however because it can only attach to special "grapple points" within a level.

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

The name is Crap. Generic Crap. Zovni (9355) 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars
No deal, Mr. Bond Terrence Bosky (5234) 1.57 Stars1.57 Stars1.57 Stars1.57 Stars1.57 Stars

The Press Says

PC Zone Dec 03, 2002 8.7 out of 10 87
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 2003 80 out of 100 80
Gameswelt Nov 14, 2002 73 out of 100 73
Fragland.net Mar 17, 2003 64 out of 100 64
Joystick (French) Dec, 2002 6 out of 10 60
PC Gamer Jan, 2003 57 out of 100 57
Jeuxvideo.fr Dec 13, 2002 5 out of 10 50
Gamekult Dec 13, 2002 5 out of 10 50
FiringSquad Jan 06, 2003 49 out of 100 49
Eurogamer.net (UK) Dec 02, 2002 3 out of 10 30

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Awards

  • Computer Gaming World
    • April 2003 (Issue #225) – Worst Use of a License of the Year

Related Web Sites

Rantanplan (1711) added 007: Nightfire (Windows) on Jan 11, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (125217)