X360, PS3 Wednesday, December 19, 2007 | 1:28 PM

Tiny pics of Saints Row 2

Tiny pics of Saints Row 2

Good sense of timing ! Here come some new and very small images of Saints Row 2, and the game doesn't look bad at all. We'll wait more (and bigger) screens before getting all crazy over it, but it certainly looks like a good start.

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Commented on 2007-12-19 13:49:58
I wonder where he shot that guy...
Commented on 2007-12-19 14:03:57
Looks funny, but not half as good as GTA IV. Guess Saints Row 2 won't be as story-driven as the famous Rockstar game.
Commented on 2007-12-19 14:09:55
Can't wait. I'm sold with the words "online co-op". =]
Commented on 2007-12-19 14:25:27 In reply to azupanda
Posted by azupanda
Can't wait. I'm sold with the words "online co-op". =]
Oorra!! man that's what's gonna make this game the bomb.. It's gonna be crazy running around with your best friend doing mad-ass shit!!..
Commented on 2007-12-19 14:52:16
Lighting? Who needs lighting!!!

But seriously I may grab this just for kicks.
Commented on 2007-12-19 15:04:48
Loved the first one so ill be sure to get this one. And as said it even has full blown Co-op like Crackdown :))
Commented on 2007-12-19 16:05:18
It looks really flat-shaded.. But im sure its gonna look better ingame. I cant imagine its gonna look worse than Saints Row 1 (with its amazing lighting), which some of those screens do look like, so im gonna wait for a demo until i complain :)
Commented on 2007-12-19 16:09:30 In reply to Tarrell13
Posted by Tarrell13
I wonder where he shot that guy...
Commented on 2007-12-19 16:40:17
looks alot like Saints Row 1. I don't think this developer has the talent to really compete with Rockstar's title. I mean, i remember all the excuses they were making as to why certain features couldn't make it into the game. The Saints Row engine just isn't good enough. With that said, I did enjoy playing saints row, but i probably won't purchase the sequel...
Commented on 2007-12-19 16:44:34 In reply to Ragism
Posted by Ragism
Looks funny, but not half as good as GTA IV. Guess Saints Row 2 won't be as story-driven as the famous Rockstar game.
Doesn't have to be like GTA IV storytelling, SR was a lot of fun.. Sandbox games should offer a cool world to play arround in, have a RPG element which involves you collecting cool stuff for your character like clothes, weapons and cars etc, SR lets you do that..

SR 2 together with GTA IV, sandbox-game fans have a lot to look forward to in 2008..
Commented on 2007-12-19 17:02:04
Give me a smooth FPS at all times. Also during heavy gunshooting and explosions. The next gen consoles can easily handle that, especially the big Japanese monster <3.
Commented on 2007-12-19 18:05:27
the first one was a good laugh so i'll get this as well
Commented on 2007-12-19 20:01:12
Looks better than GTA as far as graphics go.
Commented on 2007-12-19 20:40:54
I don't get it, how is Volition going to release another Saint's Row without any new GTAs to copy??? I mean, that's what was so fun about the original. Could they possibly be basing the whole of their next game on those measly GTA:IV trailers?!?!?! That's just bad design.
Commented on 2007-12-19 20:43:28 In reply to LEBATO
Commented on 2007-12-19 21:45:17
I think the company doesn't have the advertising and fanboys to compete with GTA series. Saint's Row did a LOT of things better than ANY GTA game, and a lot of things worse.

This one's gonna have airplanes, which GTA4 will lack. I also read in the Game Informer article on it that there's going to be a lot less 'serious' minigames, similar to that insurance fraud games in the first one.

Anyways, both Saint's Row and GTA series are great series, but people tend to rag on Saint's Row a lot and I have no idea why.
Commented on 2007-12-19 22:27:10
This is gonna be awesome!
Commented on 2007-12-19 22:30:34
Volition ROCKS~ I became of the developer after beating Red Faction
Commented on 2007-12-20 00:37:21
If GTA offers online co-op i dont think this game stands a chance. but since i havnt heard anything about online co-op for GTA i guess this game beats it in the multiplayer department.
Commented on 2007-12-20 12:31:58
can't wait
Commented on 2007-12-21 10:24:16 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
Looks better than GTA as far as graphics go.
Do you enjoy being blind?
Commented on 2007-12-22 17:03:52
Wow, a guy walking calmly from an explosion? A nerdy guy getting shot by the protagonist. This is all so new and fresh! No, really, I swear. It's never been done before...never. Anyway, I thought most developers stopped producing Xbox games once the Xbox 360 came on the market. Do you think Microsoft will be updating the Xbox emulator to work is this game as well?
Commented on 2007-12-22 23:55:43
LOL. GotPwned =]

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