But neither Liam Neeson nor Ewan MacGregor sound anything like the real deal. The Race Begins 1:49 39. Anakin, the Mechanic 1:44 30. Imagine two huge 747-like engines tethered to your sled pod , held together by a plasma-energy beam. Coincidently, LucasArts posted a little blurb on their support site about this shortcoming. Duel of the Fates Dialogue Version 4:22 10.
Audio One thing that Racer does right is to immerse you in an audible world so convincing that you'd swear you are either in the theater all over again or actually racing down a canyon. You never really get a sense of belonging to your pilot or podracer. The Audience is Listening 1:27 18. Extra stages could have easily been based upon the swim down to Otoh Gunga, the trip through the planet core in a bongo, the Podrace, and escaping the blockade of Naboo in that sleek chrome ship. Arrival at Coruscant Alternate Percussion Track 0:24 11. To the Senate Building 0:48 4. In areas where you escort a person to safety, that person will often linger in the background, which forces you to backtrack to look for them all over again.
The interface for preparing for a race, upgrading your podracer, and just about anything other than actually racing is confusing as all get out. Kids at Play First Run 1:24 17. The Battle of Naboo I 1:15 23. Under the Tongue Root 1:55 39. Gungan High Council 2:05 10. The Senate Alternate Take 1:26 12.
Everything else in Racer's podracing sequences is so beautiful that this fluorescent green eyesore really stands out. Main Title First Run 1:32 3. If she gives you the option to scout ahead, do so; if she doesn't, keep her close, or she'll be killed. As you successfully finish each race, you will gain Trugats money that enable you to upgrade your podracer and prepare for the next race. Well, for the 17 of you that are going to wait to rent the movie on video, it's a futuristic version of the dogsled. Menacing Action Phantom action takes place via a V-i-overhead view.
Otherwise, the music, voice, and sound effects are awesome. Leaps of Faith Speaking of the Dark Side, the game has a few. Don't worry, while action is the focus, there is also enough dialogue and other ways to relate to the world of the game, from puzzle solving to some other bits that really stand out. Plus, the game will offer tons of action and adventure with a dose of role-playing. Do you ever wish you could go on a Gungan killing spree? This is perhaps one of the worst uses of the Star Wars license and is up there with and in terms of lack of quality. Can anyone tell me how someone smart enough to be elected queen at the age of 14 could possibly be stupid enough to proceed in front of her Jedi escort into a brigade of trigger-happy Battle Droids? The gameplay too is just overly simplistic and very repetitive, with unexciting combat and bland level design, while enemies are just lacking in intelligence.
And I was especially impressed with the voice acting that, when it wasn't performed by an actual actor i. Quite a roaster of characters right there. For example, you'll have to trade for a generator on Tatooine, where you can interact with over 103 characters. You either shelve it or play on the net, right? With brilliant explosions and fantastic lighting effects especially in the lightsaber battles , the graphics, though not superior, do hold their own against games such as and. It Was a Sith 1:26 46. As the game progresses, you'll assume the roles of the other three playable characters: Obi-Wan, Queen Amidala, and Captain Panaka, a member of the Queen's royal guard. The Racer Roars to Life 1:28 32.
At times I would even give the mechanical soldiers a good Force push to disable them for a while. Thv Force and Sith, er. I need to explore and see which controls work and which do not? Then again, if you can't stand Star Wars, why are you even reading this? You have these podracers and you race them against other podracers, um. There is even a good attempt to suck you into the storyline like that would be hard. Wesa Going Home 3:55 14.
Bringing Balance to the Force? Pod Racing Alternate 1:53 22. Fun Factor You've got to be a fan to enjoy this game, which re-creates the movie experience perfectly. Step into the epic saga from the Star Wars: Episode I story -- and beyond -- while taking on the roles of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Qui-Gon Jinn, Queen Amidala and Captain Panaka. He is the Chosen One 1:16 11. I agree with John that Episode One lacks that special something you expect from a game based on such an incredible universe, but it's stilt cool walking around and kicking ass as a Jedi.
Copyright © 2019 · All Rights Reserved · Download Soundtracks Disclaimer! Control Fluid gameplay is offset by tricky jumps and hard-to-target enemies. To make the game playable and lengthy, they had to tweak with the flow of events. It Was a Sith Sith Whispers 1:49 23. I have been using it for several years and it is great. The Duel Begins 0:16 27.
Overview Ah, those words that, when heard, bring out the child in all of us. Sure, playing as the dark, heavy breathing dark lord would have been nice, but well, I guess they had to have some antiheroes there as well! The only oddity for me was the garish low-resolution map overlay that appears on your Heads Up Display. Gungan March Film 0:35 34. Jedi Knights Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi are sent to confront the leaders. The lightsaber battles are simple, as are the woefully simplistic shooting bits. Gameplay, Controls, Interface The premise is quite simple -- even simpler if you have already seen the movie. Besides the frustrating leaps, many stages are not without other weaknesses in overall gameplay.