X Squad (PlayStation 2)

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Description

The year is 2037. Ash is the leader of an elite organization of soldiers known as X-Squad. One day he receives a cryptic message concerning an experiment known as Project Medusa. It appears that the head of the project, Dr. Bianca Noble, has been kidnapped. Ash and his three companions must discover the truth behind the experiment, and find out who was behind the attack.

X Squad is a third-person 3D squad-based shooter. The player directly controls Ash; his three companions are controlled by the AI, but the player can issue general orders to them. Ash can crouch and roll to evade enemy fire. The gameplay is predominantly action-oriented; Ash and his friends have to deal with enemy soldiers, automated guns, and boss enemies. Other tasks are usually confined to hitting switches in order to open doors.

Screenshots

X Squad PlayStation 2
X Squad PlayStation 2 There are two controller settings<br>Triangle at this point shows a sub menu of combination moves
X Squad PlayStation 2 After the animated introduction to level one there's another load screen while the game loads<br>The first level starts off as a single player shooter, the squad stuff comes later
X Squad PlayStation 2 This shows Ash's inventory

Alternate Titles

  • "X-Fire/Cross Fire" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2000 7.5 out of 10 75
Gamezone (Germany) Apr 26, 2001 7.2 out of 10 72
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2000 7 out of 10 70
GameSpot Oct 25, 2000 5.3 out of 10 53
All Game Guide 2000 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Gamekult Dec 28, 2000 5 out of 10 50
Power Unlimited Feb, 2001 4.8 out of 10 48
Game Revolution Nov, 2000 C- 42
PSM Nov, 2000 4 out of 10 40
Super Play Feb, 2001 4 out of 10 40

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smurray (89) added X Squad (PlayStation 2) on Jul 10, 2001