X360, PS3 Wednesday, June 27, 2007 | 12:35 PM

5 Turning Point images

5 Turning Point images

Codemasters released these images of Turning Point: Fall of Liberty, developed by Spark Unlimited of Call of Duty: Finest Hour fame.

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Commented on 2007-06-27 12:58:06
Alternate History stories are the way to go, hope the gameplay lives up to it.

Thanx Blim.
Commented on 2007-06-27 13:07:23
Reminds me of Crimson Skies, which I loved, so that's a good thing. The graphics are just crap though. Well, it's just announced so i guess they still have a long way to go.
Commented on 2007-06-27 13:08:43
Can you choose sides?

I so want to take the White House :p
Commented on 2007-06-27 13:21:04
First screen looks like Red Alert 2 intro video.
Commented on 2007-06-27 13:26:10
Is it a FPS?
Commented on 2007-06-27 13:56:09 In reply to Chakie
Posted by Chakie
Is it a FPS?
i'd say RTS by the graphics. the game doesnt seem to be detailed enough to be a FPS, and RTS game however, and it looks great. but i hate RTS's so it means very little to me.
Commented on 2007-06-27 13:59:51
Turning point tells the story of an alternate history in which Winston Churchill dies and, because of that, he never lead Britain to win the war allowing for the Nazi's to take over. After that victory, the Nazis go on to attack and overrun the US, and the opening scene in the game slaps you right in the heat of the German's surprise attack on New York.

The crucial point here is that you don't play as a soldier. You're not connected to the military at all. You're just a normal, average citizen and instead of trying to be a war-winning super hero, like in all the other war-sim FPS games, your main objective is simply to survive.

and yes, its a FPS
Commented on 2007-06-27 14:19:26
At last!!An interesting WWII game!
Commented on 2007-06-27 14:45:54 In reply to roxwell
Nazi's attacking New York with Zeppelins, WTF?!?
Commented on 2007-06-27 14:55:02 In reply to Inflatable
I shall be fighting under the banner of Queen and Country (what ever i look like) and will be putting the Boston Tea Party to rights!

Flame on :p
Commented on 2007-06-27 15:12:18
COD:FH "Fame"? Are you serious Blim...

Whatever, this is the only WW2 FPS that I got interested after BIAHH. I never minded COD3, MOHAA never looked promising to me, and Hour of Victory was noob. Turning Point Fall of Liberty made me interested with twisted WW2 setting, as we are supposed to see unfinished Nazi weapons of real world along with vanilla ones, and considering those screenshots Spark actually achieved that thing. This game looks sooooo interesting despite of Spark's huge mistake on CODFH. I hope this game would allow us to take advantage of many real world post-WW2 weapons...
Commented on 2007-06-27 16:10:22
Gues World War II, will hit America after all :)
Commented on 2007-06-27 17:31:55
well it looks lame as hell.. it shows maybe like 25% ps3 potential imho.
Commented on 2007-06-27 17:46:58
HUGE amounts of aliasing in the last pic. They need to clear that up.

First and third pics are the most impressive I feel. But those huge blades on the back of the zepplin in pic 4 are just crazy.

But, even though its not WWII this time, the Nazis are our foes in games again!
Commented on 2007-06-27 18:04:22
Ok, that one will be banned in Germany for sure, they also banned the uncut version of The Darknes because of Nazi signs.^^

Looks interesting, tho.
Commented on 2007-06-27 18:07:07
I hate Nazis.....
Commented on 2007-06-27 18:09:34
my god , how many times will the Empire States be blown up? , i feel sad , reminds me of 9/11 RIP
Commented on 2007-06-28 10:16:22 In reply to Majinme
Posted by Majinme
Reminds me of Crimson Skies, which I loved, so that's a good thing. The graphics are just crap though. Well, it's just announced so i guess they still have a long way to go.
I'm assuming that the lack of graphical finesse is down to the level of destruction that can be caused in the game and the number of objects on screen at once (pic 1 in particular with all those parachutes and running people!)

I'm with you on Crimson Skies, awesome game!
Commented on 2007-06-28 12:02:11
last picture doesnt look so good but the rest of the images look great for whatever type of game this is. I'm assuming an RTS with great graphics, but if its not an RTS then this game looks bad. still, i'm going to play this. unless its an airplane shooter.
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