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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 Frank continues to find new ways to intimidate people.
The Punisher Windows Punisher can aim
The Punisher Windows The game is very brutal.
The Punisher Windows More enemies on the way.

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Alternate Titles

  • "惩罚者" -- Simplified Chinese spelling
  • "Каратель" -- Russian spelling
  • "O Justiceiro" -- Brazilian title
  • "Il Punitore" -- Italian title

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User Reviews

The Punisher has come… to punish his fans Windows SifouNaS (1326)
Welcome Back, Frank Xbox MasterMegid (902)
Great Torture Simulator, Average Game PlayStation 2 Terrence Bosky (5463)
An innovative game that introduces new ways to kill.... Windows Twilightseer (264)

Critic Reviews

GameZone PlayStation 2 Jan 28, 2005 8.5 out of 10 85
IGN Xbox Jan 14, 2005 8 out of 10 80
TalkXbox Xbox Jan 17, 2005 78 out of 100 78
Worth Playing PlayStation 2 Jan 18, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
Just Games Retro Windows Sep 08, 2012 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
ActionTrip Windows Jan 26, 2005 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot Xbox Jan 19, 2005 6.6 out of 10 66
GameSpot Windows Jan 21, 2005 6.5 out of 10 65
GameZone Windows Feb 21, 2005 6.5 out of 10 65
JeuxVideoPC.com Windows May 16, 2005 6 out of 20 30

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Trivia

Initially US version was given an RC rating. The MA15+ rating for the OFLC in Australia was given after the game was "revised".

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