X360, PS3 Thursday, August 24, 2006 | 9:22 PM

GC06: Trailer of Stranglehold

GC06: Trailer of Stranglehold

Midway released this great trailer for Stranglehold, looking really really impressive. In fact, I've never been interested in this game, until now. They've really improved the graphics during the last months!

GC trailer

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Commented on 2006-08-24 21:35:23
awesome! loving the physics and environments!
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:44:21
Yup, looks like a blast. Sure has a Max Payne feel to it -_-
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:44:47
Looks boring...
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:55:50

you can say it doesn't look interesting to you... but boring it's not.

I think it looks rather good indeed
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:56:01
Ehh..shoot shoot shoot..seen it enough times in John Woo movies..don't need to see/do more of it in a game..Nothing innovative here..
Commented on 2006-08-24 21:57:07
Very nice trailer man!!
Commented on 2006-08-24 22:02:14
He spins a lot...
Commented on 2006-08-24 22:14:17
i know this game will be in my house one day
Commented on 2006-08-24 22:32:13
Hong-Kong John Woo* + Psi-Ops Team + Next-Gen Console = DOVES DOVES DOVES!

(*Hollywood ruined him)
Commented on 2006-08-24 22:43:17
Improved the graphics, I don't see much of an improvement?
Nonetheless, this game looks pretty damn good!
Have you not seen the gameplay trailer where the whole bar/café is smashed into pieces at the end of the trailer, that totally sold me out, simply awesome stuff!
Commented on 2006-08-24 23:23:02
Holy UE3 + havok + john woo... BATMAN.

I loved max payne 2 for the physics and slowmo matrixgasms.. this should pop the cherry like no other.

Games like this have the very realistic opportunity to be far superior to their silverscreen counterparts. Go JOHN WOO and cast!
Commented on 2006-08-24 23:25:12
960 x 540 version if its possible?
Commented on 2006-08-24 23:35:05
This will satisfy my hunger for MaxPayne 3.....
Commented on 2006-08-24 23:38:51
The lighting right there is ACE.

And the game has been much improved since I saw it last time. The AI still doesn't look too bright though. I count four guys standing in line on one scene. :D
Commented on 2006-08-25 00:00:00
@BooMMooB: Like Raz0rEdge said, just simple shooting... that's boring
Commented on 2006-08-25 00:22:46
I think the game looks great but I think it is going to come down to how good the gameplay is with doing some of those cool things
Commented on 2006-08-25 00:31:25
Trailer is awesome!!
Commented on 2006-08-25 01:14:59
Simple shooting? Did you guys even watch the trailer? Diving onto trolleys, spinning back and shooting the opposite direction while it's still rolling, jumping onto chandeliers and volleying off onto higher platforms while surprising the enemy behind a pillar.. massive destructive environments... signature john woo slow motion shoot dodges, it doesn't look like you can get any closer to a crazy HK action flick than this game! Can you tell I'm excited? lol
Commented on 2006-08-25 01:24:53
This game is looking great. Anyone know if there will be a max payne 3?
Commented on 2006-08-25 01:39:30 In reply to chrismola
Posted by chrismola
Anyone know if there will be a max payne 3?
Yes, there will. Already confirmed by the publishers, Take-Two.
Commented on 2006-08-25 02:23:32
as good as it looks, i hate the textures, they just lok so muddy. >_<
Commented on 2006-08-25 10:54:37 In reply to XSamu
Posted by XSamu
@BooMMooB: Like Raz0rEdge said, just simple shooting... that's boring
well, i wouldn't call it simple shooting hanging from a chandeleer or sliding down a rail. Dont know what games you have played but it seems like i missed a few...

/irony off
Commented on 2006-08-25 12:37:40
Smell like Max Payne got my eyes on this one
Commented on 2006-08-25 12:38:31
After playing Max Payne this is just simple copy klone with a stupid main character (yeah I know he's a big kung fu hero, but dude, the man is chubby, I don't like chubby hero's... and yes, I didn't like Max Payne 2)

Off course you have to put some new things in the game like hanging from a chandeleer, but does that make the game different/good? I don't think so.

But afterall, this is just my personal opinion.
Commented on 2006-08-25 12:54:12
Chubby? Just because guy has Fat as his last name (or whatver it is) doesn' make him one. You must be an anorectic if you think he's chubby. He's just bigboned :<
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