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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 When he doesn't know a password, John can be very creative at guesses
Second Sight Windows The game is split into chapters-like sections which you can play as you reach them, you cannot save your game progress anywhere
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 There would be no need to save anyone's life if Jayne wasn't rushing towards danger so recklessly

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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 MAT (70378) 3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars3.71 Stars

The Press Says

Gamesmania Mar 01, 2005 81 out of 100 81
PC Games (Germany) Jan 29, 2005 80 out of 100 80
Fragland.net Feb 18, 2005 80 out of 100 80
Video Game Talk Jul 02, 2005 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Playback 2006 8 out of 10 80
Worth Playing Mar 24, 2005 7.8 out of 10 78
ActionTrip May 10, 2005 77 out of 100 77
JeuxVideoPC.com Mar 09, 2005 15 out of 20 75
Absolute Games (AG.ru) May 09, 2005 62 out of 100 62
Eurogamer.net (UK) Feb 23, 2005 6 out of 10 60

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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 (120909) added Second Sight (Windows) on Feb 08, 2005
Other platforms contributed by Tim Furnish (12)