X360, PS3 Tuesday, June 5, 2007 | 9:21 PM

Mug shot of Mr Stranglehold

Mug shot of Mr Stranglehold

Midway put online these images of Inspector Tequila, the main character in Stranglehold. There has been so much talk about the story and the characters, so I've always been so disappointed when seeing how the main character looked so bad video after video. Seems like it's not the case anymore, as these face shots look really awesome.


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Commented on 2007-06-05 21:38:45
I`m really excited for this one! Loved the movie Hard Boild which by the way is banned in good old effin` Germany..Cheers
Commented on 2007-06-05 22:04:50
Looks great almost as the real Chow Yun-Fat :o
Commented on 2007-06-05 22:16:38
in the first image he looks like he has a metalic ear, maybe he's half chow yun-fat, half T1000...lol

does indeed looks good tho, i know for a fact my mate is getting this so i'll have to steal it off him. consiering its similarities to max payne im expecting a very good yet very short experience that you possibly wont want to play more then once.
Commented on 2007-06-05 23:28:43
Yup, what a mug ;)
Commented on 2007-06-06 00:08:06
^
Nah, he just doesn't use Q-tips.
Commented on 2007-06-06 01:48:50
Looks excellent. I cant wait for this game. :)
Commented on 2007-06-06 02:58:26
i want his babies
Commented on 2007-06-06 03:08:53
sexy
Commented on 2007-06-06 04:32:19
he's badass even in digital form.
Commented on 2007-06-06 04:33:40
guys its just a beefed up mugshot,no way is the game models gonna have the sme deail with all the action on screen,itsjust no0t gonna happen,this gen is worse than the last gen for using this type of image
Commented on 2007-06-06 04:47:31 In reply to ramiuk1
Posted by ramiuk1
guys its just a beefed up mugshot,no way is the game models gonna have the sme deail with all the action on screen,itsjust no0t gonna happen,this gen is worse than the last gen for using this type of image
I dont see anything particularly taxing in that shot, its all just texture work and specularity.
Commented on 2007-06-06 10:44:37
Looks good..
Commented on 2007-06-06 14:10:49 In reply to mkk316
Posted by mkk316
I dont see anything particularly taxing in that shot, its all just texture work and specularity.
exactly. If it was just for show, they would have made better hair...
Commented on 2007-06-06 21:36:49
Cool.

Reminds me of that floating head of Doctor Octopus that Sony used...
Commented on 2007-06-06 22:35:04
Well, Gears almost looked this good, looks like they removed/or added :S some AA though. but who cares, youre not gonna see him this upclose in game...and this is the generation of "looks better when moving" anyway.
Commented on 2007-06-06 23:16:28 In reply to PauloEifel
Posted by PauloEifel
I`m really excited for this one! Loved the movie Hard Boild which by the way is banned in good old effin` Germany..Cheers
Germany is one of the most self contradicting countries out there.
Commented on 2007-06-11 12:24:35 In reply to Eddy186
Posted by Eddy186
Germany is one of the most self contradicting countries out there.
Actually. It´s not banned.
It´s on the index, which just means it may not be advertised and not sold to minors. But every adult is of course allowed to buy and possess the movie. Banned are only games/movies that e.g. praise Nazi Germany or that to the mind of the authorities violate human dignity like Manhunt.

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