Gameguru Mania Updated:12:59 AM CEST Oct,21
PARTNERS:
SlotsUp.com - Free Online Slots
www.casinoonlinespielen.info
top online casinos
Touchmobilecasino.co.uk
playcasinogames.com – Online Casino Games
Best mobile slots at Madaboutslots.com
Mini Mobile Casino
Katso Voitolla.com Parhaat Kasinot - lista & valitse yli 100 vaihtoehdosta paras nettikasino
neonslots.com/
Ninja Casino
casino-experts.com/casinos-not-on-gamstop
Binary Option Robot & Bot

Casino, or カジノ, as they say in Japan is one of the hottest trends in online gambling in Japan

You'll find everything you need to know about bonuses in Swedish at bonuscash.nu

You'll find everything you need to now about casino online in Mexico on internetcasinos.mx

If you're interested in Finnish casinos, see this guide

www.onlineblackjackexplorer.com
best rated online slots
Nettcasino Norway
casino


Gratispengespil.com Kasinohai.com www.norgescasino.com
Nettikasinot ilman rekisterötymistä osoitteessa CasinoPilotti.com

ParhaatUudetKasinot.com

free spins no deposit uk
Casino Hawks gamblerspro.com
casinodb.com
casino utan licens med trustly
pokerplayernewspaper.com/casinos-not-on-gamstop/ Coupons Plus Deals
Jocpacanele.ro

free spins with no deposit deals
ruleta online
bonuscanada.com
bonusgiant.com
freespinsbonus.co.uk
www.onlinecasino.eu
www.voetbalgokken.nl
www.voetbalgokken.be/bookmakers/
www.voetbalwedden.nl
www.onlinebookmakers.nl
www.weddenopvoetbal.nl
onlinecasino24
www.kingbillycasino.com/
www.casinobonusser.net
Online Casino Usa
Casino Online No Deposit Bonus Codes
Online Slots Real Money No Deposit
The latest Australian bonus codes are on freebonuscode.com.au

Besøg Tempest.dk og find sms lån

Searching for the best russian casino guide: udatcha.com free-slots.games
www.slots-777.com
www.machineslotonline.it
Slotswise
Cele Mai Bune Casino Online Din Romania - CasinoHEX.ro
Nya Casinon på nätet i Sverige - CasinoHex.se
オンラインカジノのおすすめ一覧
Top 10 Online Casino Nederlandse op HEX NL
Top Safe Irish Casino Sites Online
List of Trusted and Legal SA Casino Sites
Best Brand New UK Casinos Sites & Latest Operators - Online Hex Casino
Best NZ Online Casino Real Money Gambling Sites at Casino Hex
online casino mit echtgeld
www.uudetkasinot.com
www.videoslotonline.it

www.onlinecasinoechtgeld.com
www.norskcasinopånett.com
Thegamblerbay.com - List Of The Best & New Online Casino Reviews
Zamsino.com pacanele Withdrawing winnings at online casinos Online Slots Casino
Riddles
Word Unscrambler
Crossword Solver

usacasinoexpert.com
bgaoc.com – Free online casino slots without download and registration
KG to LBS Converter
Trivia
Nonton Movie

www.eneba.com/xbox-xbox-live-gold-12-month-xbox-live-key-global
Online Free Slots - SlotsSpot.com
spinbonus.com - 50 free spins Compare the best online casino at casinoorbit.com

https://couponupto.com/coupons/kyberlight/ https://kasinopeleja.fi/parhaat-nettikasinot/
slots.io
www.norskonlinecasino.info
www.norskcasinoportal.com
thebestcasinos.co.uk
Survey
Plagiarism check

English Casino Reviews and Ratings

Play online slots and classic casino games at Boku mobile casino sites

Tired of expired discount codes? Try CouponMarathon, the most trusted coupon site

If you’re looking for the best online casinos, look here. The most updated bonuses available.
qq online bola88 88qiuqiu.com
https://freespinsnodeposit.bet
Texaspokercc
casinò online italiani
agen judi poker online
poker galaxy
poker
agen bola
slot online
Situs poker online terpercaya nomor satu di Indonesia Poker 8

CHAT TOPICS
Terminator: Resistance gamep
U.S. Congress Rebukes Blizza
Intel Could Unveil First Dis
Chernobylite - PC Benchmark
Get Observer and Alan Wake's
Vampire: The Masquerade - Bl
Need for Speed: Heat Gamepla
Streaming Game Services Laun
Gears 5 quitters are being b
Steam Weekly Top Sellers
Blizzard will return prize m
STALKER: Legacy of Times gam
Blizzard's response to Blitz
Need for Speed Heat has gone
Google Stadia could be more
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
Surviving the Aftermath Anno
AMD officially announces Rad
Steam Weekly Top Sellers
EVERSPACE 2 gameplay video f


Please e-mail us if you have news.

(c) 1997-2019 Gameguru Mania
Privacy Policy statement
 Gameguru reviews/specials archive                                        << back to the main page
Bet On Soldier: Blood Sport
(hx) 06:46 PM CEST - Oct,20 2005

Bet on Soldier is a sci-fi first person shooter from developer Kylotonn Entertainment (Iron Storm makers) and publisher Digital Jesters. Eighty years before, a war was begun. Two federations have it down to a business and economic model - jobs, money, livelihoods are all dependant on the war. The war is fought by two federations trying to increase their profit from the war. To gain even more money, they've turned the war into the major form of entertainment by creating a TV show where the best soldiers fight against each other, and everyone can bet on the outcome of these fights.

You play the role of a mercenary and you fight in many huge battles across the world. If you're successful in battle - that is, if you kill off rival mercenaries - you get money, which you can use for purchase and upkeep weapons and armor, and recruit squad members to fight alongside you. At the end of these levels there is a boss. To win the prize money, you must defeat the boss within 60 seconds! Each boss has their own weaknesses and strengths and you will need to find them out quickly to reap the benefits. As I hinted, the money is most important factor in the game. Everything has to be paid in Bet on Soldier. Before each mission you must equip yourself. You've got to choose your weapons, your armor and your mercenaries (computer-controlled teammates). The mercenaries can come in different classes: The Trooper, The Sniper, The protector and The Engineer. An engineer-class mercenary, for instance, not only will provide fire support but will also repair your armor automatically. Simply call him over, stand still, and he'll patch you up. The protector is equipped with a shield to defend himself from the enemy attacks, which gives him a huge resistance. The sniper uses a precision rifle (which can be equipped with a scope) allowing him to pick off enemies from long range.

You must also bet on the champions that you will face in the mission. Remember, you have three ways of winning money - the reward for completing a mission, the bets and the enemies you kill on the battlefield. The best way to gain a lot of money is to take risky bets. The management of money doesn't stop with the menus before the mission. There are no health or ammo pick ups through out the game to find on the ground and the money you pick up as a reward is used at Reload Stations found through out levels to purchase the items you need to survive - health, armor, ammo, grenades, etc. So, one of the biggest challenges is to manage your armor condition and ammo to go through the missions in one piece as you must to pay for everything. The better you play, the more cash you have, and the better weapons/equipment you can get for the next round.

You must also bet on the champions that you will face in the mission. Remember, you have three ways of winning money - the reward for completing a mission, the bets and the enemies you kill on the battlefield. The best way to gain a lot of money is to take risky bets. The management of money doesn't stop with the menus before the mission. There are no health or ammo pick ups through out the game to find on the ground and the money you pick up as a reward is used at Reload Stations found through out levels to purchase the items you need to survive - health, armor, ammo, grenades, etc. So, one of the biggest challenges is to manage your armor condition and ammo to go through the missions in one piece as you must to pay for everything. The better you play, the more cash you have, and the better weapons/equipment you can get for the next round.

I think the game is pretty challenging and despite the fact it's pretty much linear, the weapons, map size, and tactics you can use make it seem quite the opposite. I have found that your choice in weapons is really important as you pay for ammo and the more you fire the more it costs. Also having that choice of having a shield or not is great as it leads to many different ways in which the game can be played. The AI is fairly OK. There's some interesting AI going on here, with enemies retreating behind shields, taking cover behind debris, etc. But the AI suffers from the usual problems that are seen in action games. They move pretty slowly and are very prone to headshots from any weapon and at a surprising distance. Your teammates are decent as well, although I've noticed a few minor problems with the soldiers' AI. Your teammates have a tendency to wander off on their own instead of sticking by your side, and you have very little control over them as it is. The B.O.S. fights are great they really test your skills. However, there are also particularly frustrating, especially if you don't read the descriptions of your opponents and load out accordingly. Even if you come ready for the fight, winning is hard as hell.

I think the game is pretty challenging and despite the fact it's pretty much linear, the weapons, map size, and tactics you can use make it seem quite the opposite. I have found that your choice in weapons is really important as you pay for ammo and the more you fire the more it costs. Also having that choice of having a shield or not is great as it leads to many different ways in which the game can be played. The AI is fairly OK. There's some interesting AI going on here, with enemies retreating behind shields, taking cover behind debris, etc. But the AI suffers from the usual problems that are seen in action games. They move pretty slowly and are very prone to headshots from any weapon and at a surprising distance. Your teammates are decent as well, although I've noticed a few minor problems with the soldiers' AI. Your teammates have a tendency to wander off on their own instead of sticking by your side, and you have very little control over them as it is. The B.O.S. fights are great they really test your skills. However, there are also particularly frustrating, especially if you don't read the descriptions of your opponents and load out accordingly. Even if you come ready for the fight, winning is hard as hell.

There is also the multiplayer mode which is based on the betting system just like the solo campaign - two teams need to take over certain sections of the map. Once certain ticket machines have been hacked, the hacker can pick and bet on a team mate and enemy, and both players will then enter a 60 second duel to fight it out for the money from the bet. Players keep going until a set score is met or time runs out and the team with the highest score wins. Multiplayer has support up to 32 players, with 16 players on each side with 6 available character classes. The MP of Bet on Soldier is nice and original in my opinion and it's a lot of fun despite some weapon unbalances. I had no problems outside of lag in joining and playing on servers.

Overall, Bet on Soldier is a decent first person shooter with an interesting concept. Some will like it, some will hate it. I recommend you to try out the demo.

related links: homepage, SP demo, MP demo, patch v1.2, Multiplayer Technical FAQ, Bet On Soldier: Blood Sport CDROM

System requirements: Intel Pentium 4 2.0 GHz or equivalent (Pentium 4 3.0GHz or equivalent recommended), 512MB RAM (1GB recommended), NVIDIA GeForce 4Ti or equivalent - pixel and vertex shader required (NVIDIA GeForce 6 or equivalent), DirectX Compatible Sound Card, CD-ROM Drive 48X or DVD-ROM Drive 8X, 4.0 GB of free disk space


snd: 4/5 - solid, good music, poor voice-acting
gfx: 4/5 - fairly good, characters are decently modeled, nice smoke and particle effects, location-based damage system, lack of diversity in the environments, blood effects are actually quite poor
playability: 4/5 - fast-paced arcade oriented action with intense and enjoyable fight, gambling/betting mechanic really is innovative, aiming interface feels a bit clunky, no quicksave, multiplayer up to 32 players, many bugs and lack of polish, abysmal loading times/lag, hates ATI drivers and crashes, Starforce protection
genre: first-person shooter
release: September 2005
developer: Kylotonn Entertainment
publisher: Digital Jesters
Good
Overall: 72%


last 10 comments:

xxxx(07:56 PM CEST - Oct,20 2005 )
The biggest problem with BOS HX, is the support. I don't know if lots are gonna be too appreciative of getting the game and finding out MP is totally dead. Right now the bug is so significant that people can't bring up their servers or see them. I'm really not too sure what is wrong with Digital Jesters but wow, these guys give Valve a run for the money in terms of support. Single player is ok, don't mind it. Duels are what does it for me in this game. In the demo I just ruled in the duels so much so I'm not sure I died much except for the initial try. The mechs are very cool too! the nice thing about the mechs is there is no learning curve to using them. Anyhow, it's a good game and your review is quite nice! certainly a fair review.

All comments
 Add your comment (free registration required)