Graphics 10 Sound 7 Addictive 8 Depth 8 Story 9 Difficulty 7 Loosely based on the comic book series, the story opens as Carnage breaks out of the insane asylum and wreaks mayhem. Its starts off with a human looking Carnage A bad guy that came from Venom strapped down on a medical gurney in or going to a more locked down prison. Spiderman immediately acknowledges the new job at hand and sets out to stop him. Can Spider-Man, Venom and others stop him? Spider-Man fights anything and everything in this game, often all at once. Simply put, it is a playable version of the Maximum Carnage comics.
So Venom and Mr Toby Maguire a. Took me about 10 - 15 minuets to master the controls and how the game plays. Even for the seasoned gamer, the gameplay can get challenging. Genres: , , Publisher: Writer: , , , Artist: , , , , Publication date: December 2004 Status: Completed Views: 42,337 Summary: Collect Maximum Carnage 1-14. Only wild web-slinging maneuvers, and Super Hero allies can save the city from total obliteration. From Spider-Man to the common thug. It truly feels as if you are playing out the scenes of the actual comic it self.
The game features Spider-Man and Venom teaming up as they hunt Carnage throughout the streets of New York City. Which I hope to also write a review for after this one. Other than getting double teamed the game offers no danger that you can not control. That is a huge plus in my book. When Venom was imprisoned for attempting to kill Spider-Man, he meets Cletus Kasidy, a notorious serial killer.
. You start off with fighting thugs in alleys, then you quickly progress to fighting supervillains in the Statue of Liberty. His deadly rampage is tearing New York City apart! He escapes and recruits a band of villains to destroy New York City. I always loved the red cartridge for this game. I still own both games and they both hold good old memory's for me.
One of the you can play on our website. But when Carnage adopts like-minded allies, it becomes Maximum Carnage. The grunts and screams the common thugs make can get somewhat played out and if you play the game for a good amount of time you will hear them randomly in your day to day life. You start off with Spidey but in certain parts you get to choose between him and Venom, which takes you through an alternate routes. It is a top beat-em up game in my book but they do have some climb stages that will get you very upset, but once you get a hang of it you will be on top of world.
You are given basic attack moves to brawl your way through New York City, fighting anything from random thugs to Fantastic 4 robots. The tag-team feature becomes helpful when enemies start charging from all sides of the screen. They also have a few cool hidden and bonus stages you can find while playing on certain parts of the game. Each hero have a specific set of moves to help you combat the many villains in this. I love the fact how you can tell what is what and not confused on what to grab i. Venom escapes prison, but not before leaving a symbiote, turning an already violent murderer into Carnage. Beloved Marvel characters such as Captain America, Iron Fist, and Black Cat can be simultaneously played with Spider-Man.
Carnage has returned and he's ready to bring his brand of murder and mayhem to New York. The cut scenes are also well done with the text very easy and clear to read. The backdrop can be repetitive and the graphics in general are uninspired. You will find yourself doing multiple run-through to see how or if the story plays out differently. The fact that throughout the game you get the option to choose to play as either Spider-Man or Venom makes the replay value that much better. At first I would say it is, but once you master the controls and learn the levels the game is a very easy.
The gameplay is your standard beat-em-up, the regular punching and jump-kicking, with the addition of the all important webbing - ie web swinging, web shield etc. For most if not all video games up to that point just took awesome, well known super heroes and made up some random bland basic story for them. What are you waiting for? Bosses you barely defeated on their own returns with minor enemies. Hearts for energy, extra life and special character to help you along the way. Although it explores a new angle by remaking the comic into a video game, the initially striking comic book cutscenes can get tired pretty fast. Even if it is only a basic brawler game, it still requires a certain level of skill and perseverance.