If you are a strategy game born in the early 2000s, you should be familiar with the name Desperados first, with sneaky gameplay, doing a lurking mission with interesting cowboy themes Plus a rich story Helping to make this game become one of the most intriguing strategy games of this era.
The plot in Desperados 3 will be the story of a wild-eyed young John Cooper. Departing from Colorado for a bounty hunting gun in the New Mexico area, we can see what happened before becoming the legendary plotter and marksman in the first game.
In this part, even if you never know the story of the game in the old part before, it’s okay. Because the content of the game is a flashback or Prequel occurs before the first game. Allowing both the old and new players to experience the game entirely, You don’t have to worry about playing it without knowing it or not understanding how this character originated.
And throughout the play, which is approximately 30 hours long, we will see the relationships of the five protagonists and their gang mates that gradually develop accordingly. Although not as detailed as crazy as Red Dead Redemption 2, the overall composition makes the game very interesting. Considered that the match passed this test
For people who are not familiar with the strategy games of stealth in the style of Commandos and Desperados before, this game has quite a high level of difficulty. Because breaking through without thinking will make the game unnecessarily complicated, even if it is the most comfortable level, but with the Tutorial system that guides players step by step Will make us know what to do or should not do, Which helps the play to be more smooth and fun.
The highlight of the game is the Showdown that players can use to plan. Because the game will delay for us to issue commands in advance to increase the time to think And we can also use this system to issue commands at the same time by many characters without having to set manually, and order Can save a lot of time Called the game’s protagonist, which allows playing enormously easier.
Of course, the characters in this game have various abilities. There are different advantages and disadvantages, such as Cooper can divert the enemy’s attention by tossing coins and killing the enemy quietly with a pocket knife. Kate uses the charm to lure the enemy. And the new character, Isabelle, has an impressive ability. That is the use of black magic to control enemies. And killing enemies at the same time, with the connection of life Even if the characters that are available to be used less But the various planning techniques are increasing exponentially.
The enemies in this game are not less intelligent. Even at the most accessible level, They are still fierce and have a very far vision. If we can’t do anything right, shouldn’t The reinforcements will be sent immediately. When knowing that we should not force to play, at this point, pressing Quick Save is most necessary. Once you have passed the aspects that are considered cruel, pressing Quick Save is something you should do. Even though it is sometimes required to allow the warning signs to become laxer in some areas, It is said that there is no easy way to pass.
But with such a high level of difficulty Making this game may not be suitable for gamers who like to play wade through You may have to experience a headache. Which, at any point that has not been saved, is crying Although there are many aids to be able to play more conveniently it should be severe for people who aren’t used to this type of game anyway Also, in every scene, there is a challenge that challenges players in addition to doing more regular missions. Which will be a significant obstacle for cable cup players?
As for the presentation, The game can be done as well as a cowboy-style game. There is a barbaric atmosphere, Duels, in almost every scene, with soundtracks that match the atmosphere and era of the game. Although the story scenes do not have high-quality cutscene movies, has a complete narrative, Although not a lot of weaknesses But I also regret not too much.
In summary, Desperados 3’s gameplay is excellent. Although may not be pleased with the planning of the pleasures of contentment and hate concealment. But is doing well in its way, Including maintaining the identity of the first game, while also offering something new.
For those who are worried that the game will be able to play smoothly and conveniently controlled on the console. Please be comfortable. Because on the PS4 can run this game at 30 FPS still without losing the experience Plus can control the buttons independently Including turning the camera angles is great Show that the development team cares for details so that console users can enjoy this type of game without interruption Although may be exchanged with the resolution of the various characters to order to some extent.
Overall, Desperados 3 is an excellent game for stealth strategy gamers, focusing on realistic missions. It May is not like a crushing fighting game that likes to destroy things in front, But for those who want step-by-step management plans, This is a game you craved for. Although the difficulty level is a little too high But if you are guaranteed to play, then definitely can’t put down.