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Second Sight (Windows)

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Description

After waking up in a high security medical facility with no recollection of how he got there, John Vattic's memory slowly returns through a series of playable flashbacks to his days as a civilian advisor to a military operation in Siberia. In the past, he worked with a group of soldiers known as WinterICE, attempting to locate an elderly scientist who has been conducting research into psychic powers. In the present, John attempts to piece together what he remembers and locate members of WinterICE in the hope that he can clear his name, work out what actually happened, and discover how he came to have psychic powers himself.

Second Sight is a 3D shooter with stealth elements. The player mostly controls John from a third-person perspective, though it is possible to switch to first-person view under certain circumstances. During the course of the game the player gets to use telekinesis, healing, charm, projection and possession powers and two types of psychic attack, plus a variety of weapons. Most situations can be tackled with stealth, mindless violence or psychic powers, or a combination of the three.

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Second Sight Windows John will often use the computers throughout the game, so player will feel comfortable with the desktop design and usage
Second Sight Windows This is what happens to the picture when John overuses his psychic abilities
Second Sight Windows Using telekinesis on one of the guards in the interrogation room (not a way to get your answers, though)
Second Sight Windows Using sniper to provide a covering fire to your squad

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User Reviews

Well laid out but lacks fine tuning to be a blockbuster SifouNaS (1317) 3.14 Stars3.14 Stars3.14 Stars3.14 Stars3.14 Stars
After this you'll get a second sight about the games コナン (76898) 3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars

The Press Says

Shooterplanet Feb 09, 2005 81 out of 100 81
Playback 2006 8 out of 10 80
Joystick (French) Mar, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Worth Playing Mar 24, 2005 7.8 out of 10 78
PC Action Feb 02, 2005 76 out of 100 76
IGN Feb 17, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
JeuxVideoPC.com Mar 09, 2005 15 out of 20 75
GameZone Mar 08, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
GameSpot Feb 22, 2005 7.3 out of 10 73
Gamereactor (Sweden) Jan 31, 2005 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Second Sight appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

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Kabushi (125890) added Second Sight (Windows) on Feb 08, 2005
Other platforms contributed by Tim Furnish (12)