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The Punisher (Windows)

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Description

The Punisher is a third person action game that pits the player against the darkest scum of the Marvel Comics' universe. With over a dozen grimy New York locales, this superhero adaptation embraces the feel of the 30 year comic series.

Featuring loads of weapons, brutal environmental kills and an innovative new interrogation engine where the player controls every last aspect of over 70 torture scenarios, the Punisher provides a rich gaming experience for fans of dark, intense action.

Story written by comics authors Garth Ennis and Jimmy Palmiotti.

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The Punisher Windows Forcing a meeting at Fisk Towers
The Punisher Windows The Punisher is real butcher.
The Punisher Windows Tab puts Frank into rage mode until his charge runs out.
The Punisher Windows Crashing a funeral

Alternate Titles

  • "惩罚者" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "The Punisher. Каратель" -- Russian spelling
  • "The Punisher: O Justiceiro" -- Brazilian title
  • "Il Punitore" -- Italian title

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User Reviews

The Punisher has come… to punish his fans SifouNaS (1317) 3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars
An innovative game that introduces new ways to kill.... Twilightseer (252) 2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars

The Press Says

Gameplay (Benelux) Apr, 2005 73 out of 100 73
Just Games Retro Sep 08, 2012 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
ActionTrip Jan 26, 2005 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Mar 27, 2005 66 out of 100 66
GameZone Feb 21, 2005 6.5 out of 10 65
Shooterplanet Dec 31, 2005 64 out of 100 64
2404.org PC Gaming Feb 07, 2005 6.4 out of 10 64
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Feb 06, 2005 61 out of 100 61
videogamer.com Apr 04, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Jeuxvideo.com Mar 14, 2005 11 out of 20 55

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Trivia

On May 31, 2005, the English version of The Punisher was put on the infamous German index by the BPjM. For more information about what this means and to see a list of games sharing the same fate, take a look here: BPjS/BPjM indexed games.

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Pedro Morales (10) added The Punisher (Windows) on Feb 19, 2005
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