TRAILER | WII Tuesday, June 23, 2009 | 5:24 PM

The Conduit in motion

The Conduit in motion

Sega released this new trailer of The Conduit showing some environments from the Washington DC level. Not bad at all for a Wii game.

Monumental trailer
Download: WMV | MP4 | AVI

All comments

Commented on 2009-06-23 20:03:11
looks good for a wii game.. shame it will probably be overlooked
Commented on 2009-06-23 23:37:31
The stream is going really slow.

I think someone mentioned it earlier, just wanted to point out that it's not just them.
Commented on 2009-06-23 23:40:39
Looks alright i guess, though i don't see how it's benefiting from the wiimote. Seems like a regular pad would be able to do the job just fine.
Commented on 2009-06-24 09:34:28 In reply to Megido
Posted by Megido
Looks alright i guess, though i don't see how it's benefiting from the wiimote. Seems like a regular pad would be able to do the job just fine.
Are you kidding? The wiimote is the main thing this ugly and painfully generic game has going for it, it's just a shame it has none of the style of Metroid Prime. As an FPS control scheme the wiimote is great and claiming that a standard pad is "just as good" only shows you have never used it yourself or deliberately tuned out all the reviewers and gamers who have talked about the fact it is superior when done right. Unfortunately the only Wii games so far that have really nailed the control are Metroid and The Conduit which is a shame because the one thing the wiimote actually really works well for in terms of "core" genres is FPS.
Commented on 2009-06-24 14:47:50
The engine seems good but the colors and the design are/is quite annoying.

Megido: You obviously never played a shooter with a mouse. :) The Wiimote is the one controller that comes as close as possible to this experience.
Commented on 2009-06-24 15:38:50
I prefer to play my FPS with a pc-flava so that's not quite right, i just don't think the wiimote substitutes the mouse any better than a pad.
Commented on 2009-06-24 21:47:43
Looks pretty good for a Wii game imo. But the controls look very ... ehm ... inconvenient.
Commented on 2009-06-25 11:44:44 In reply to Megido
Okay, sorry then. ;) I always feel quite constrained playing shooters with a controller (well at least in killzone 2 i had to..), with the wiimote it's okay. ;)

About the game

What's up?
  • Megido
    Megido @Tinks: Yeah this morning i couldn't play. But apparently they've fixed it now :) (1 Hour ago)
  • Tinks
    Tinks @Moonwalker: it's a great game if you can accept that sometimes you do get a shit team. Also yeah, my buddy playing Friday the 13th couldn't connect for days at first :/ (2 Hours ago)
  • aphex187
    aphex187 Rising Storm 2 Vietnam is £9.99 on CD KEYS atm (5 Hours ago)
  • Megido
    Megido @b0vril: It's got some issues with the servers atm, but it's a lot o fun when it works :P (6 Hours ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker That free weekend convinced me to buy it. With the right team I enjoy it a great deal. If people go lone wolf I might as well quit. I do see this happening quite a bit. (6 Hours ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker Played some Overwatch today with friends. We did some CTF and mayhem. Oh man that match got hectic as hell, awesome. Right now my character of choice is D-Va. I love her ability to block bullets. (6 Hours ago)
  • b0vril
    b0vril From what I have *seen* (6 Hours ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
Top stories