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Brevity
05-13-2002, 10:32 AM
Got this from Xengen that got it from IGN that got it from some where. Some kind of world we live in. Good stuff though.
"Ghost Recon
It's not just a port. PC guys, prepare to be jealous."

Features:

Fifteen missions

800 motion-captured animations

New weapons only on Xbox!

Includes Desert Siege missions

Sixteen-player deathmatch

Fully online!

"Each of the missions has been retouched, to make them more challenging and offer a different feel to those who played the original. The AI has also been improved. Enemies are smarter, more resourceful, and deadlier. And there will be twice as many enemies on the game map than in the PC version. Yes, you read that right. Twice as many.

Thanks to the design of the Xbox, Ghost Recon will be able to support better graphics than its PC predecessor. Trees will move more naturally in the wind, weather effects and lighting will be vastly improved, and the character models will be more detailed than the PC version. New cinemas have been added, including new intro and outro movies for each mission, which help set up and resolve every conflict."


This is just AWESOME news. I wasn't much looking forward to Ghost Recon myself, since I haven't ever played the PC game. Now after reading this I can't wait to slide this baby next to my sexy new Rainbow Six: Raven Shield on my game shelf next fall. Click here for the full story: http://xbox.ign.com/articles/359/359028p1.html


"Ghost Recon was considered by many to be the best game of last year on PC, and Red Storm's goal is that it be the best game on Xbox this year."

Go' head Red Storm, do yo' thang! That's what I'm talkin' bout!

shererboat
05-13-2002, 10:38 AM
thanks for the info brevity, cant wait to try this out!!.......whens the release date, it got pushed back to like september to come out with xbox live, right??

JJaX
05-13-2002, 10:42 AM
http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen001.jpg

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen002.jpg

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen003.jpg

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen004.jpg

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen005.jpg

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen006.jpg

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen007.jpg

http://image.com.com/gamespot/images/2002/vgnews/051002/ghostrecon/ghost_screen008.jpg

GRAVEDIGGER
05-13-2002, 10:46 AM
Indeed this is the correct way to port. IMO adding new features and items to a game being ported to the BOX should be the rule and not the exception.


Untill next time...:mad:

Duke
05-13-2002, 10:56 AM
Screens look great, really looking forward to this one.

DrUnKtAnK
05-13-2002, 10:58 AM
This is going to be a must buy! I can't wait until this one ships....

Unreal
05-13-2002, 11:52 AM
Those pics look sweet JJax. Thanks :D

DZNUTZ
05-13-2002, 11:58 AM
yes...this is a definant pick up...i hope it blows ps2's SOCOM out the water!!!

Unreal
05-13-2002, 12:04 PM
Originally posted by DZNUTZ
yes...this is a definant pick up...i hope it blows ps2's SOCOM out the water!!!
That shouldnt have a problem ;) :D

Xtopia
05-13-2002, 12:06 PM
Xtopia can't wait!:p

dave_m123
05-13-2002, 01:24 PM
Now that first screen looks nice. Wonder if it's ingame. Doubt it but you never know.

Spaztic
05-13-2002, 01:54 PM
screens look like ass, hopefully the gameplay is intact!

JJaX
05-13-2002, 02:00 PM
The 1st picture is probaly a mission load screen,

PROUDXBOXOWNER
05-13-2002, 02:06 PM
Originally posted by shererboat
thanks for the info brevity, cant wait to try this out!!.......whens the release date, it got pushed back to like september to come out with xbox live, right??
yo my nj fella i must say u have quite a nice siggy and a super cool avatar!i agree this game will be soooo hot.

Brevity
05-13-2002, 11:20 PM
JJax always classen up my threads THANKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Ya this game wont be out till Billy get Live up and running.....Which will be the day after Hell freezes over as I hear it. hehe Hope its sooner than even I think. Sorry to get back to all of you so late gone all day. Nice to have nothing to do all the time. I played BO like 6h today and am starting MW up after writting this.:)

coolerf150
05-14-2002, 09:47 AM
This all sounds great......Deathmatch will be interesting:rolleyes:

X-Ray
05-18-2002, 11:31 PM
I don't know, I tend to prefer EA's ports. The're definately better! :rolleyes:

















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