Expect No Mercy

Moby ID: 11661

Description

Based on the movie by the same name, Expect no Mercy follows the same plot. In a future world, The Academy of Virtual Combat Arts is the only place for those who wish to learn martial arts. Fighting against Virtual opponents, those of the highest skill level are treated with respect and admiration. But the academy is also home to a covert organization of assassins and mercenaries. As a secret agent for the Federal Security Bureau your mission is to infiltrate the organization and eliminate it's leader by entering into the virtual combat of the Academy.

Expect No Mercy is a 2D Fighting game featuring digitized actors and digitized photo backgrounds.

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Production by
  • Microforum Inc.
Co-Production by
  • Film One Productions
Executive Producer
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Lead Programmer
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Director of CGI
CGI Artists
Sound F/X
Art Director
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  • Microforum's Animation Division
Game based on the feature film
  • Expect No Mercy
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Fight Coordinators
Player
Damian
Dominatrix
Evil Clown
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Critics

Average score: 25% (based on 3 ratings)

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Average score: 1.6 out of 5 (based on 4 ratings with 1 reviews)

Attempt to make a Mortal Kombat - style fighter with Win3.1 technology falls flat on its face.

The Good
The graphics are quite decent, considering the limited game engine used.
Uses FMV to get the player into the setting, plot sort-of makes sense


The Bad
Computer is impossible to beat
Remember Art of Fighting, where you needed to power up to perform special moves?
Remember how the CPU cheated, performing moves on zero energy?
ENM is like that, except here the regular moves are limited, so after attacking a few times, you have to back off to regain your breath. The CPU, meanwhile, attacks constantly, and kills you in 10 seconds, even if you block everything.
* The gameplay, and by consequence, the entire game, are no fun at all... shame about the cool box, and all the colorful characters you'll never get to see.

The Bottom Line
* This is not a game for playing... it's for putting down and avoiding.
* Someone should give this game to seanbaby so he can make a page about it! 0_<

Windows 3.x · by Marco Nadal (3) · 2004

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German index

On February 29, 1996, Expect No Mercy was put on the infamous German index by the BPjS. More information about the topic can be found in the game group.

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Game added by Shoddyan.

Additional contributors: Xoleras, Patrick Bregger.

Game added January 12, 2004. Last modified December 28, 2023.