70°
Submitted by Pixelgate 407d ago | opinion piece

The Light Gun…I Miss You

Sean Halliday of Pixel Gate writes:

''The light gun is something I miss quite dearly. Its time has come and gone and in its place we now have the likes of Playstation Move, Wii Motes and Kinect. But all of these lack a certain something. It’s hard to put my finger on it, but the modern day equivalents to the light gun seem to be missing the charm and feel of a true light gun. Of course, light guns showed their true worth in the days of the arcade with titles such as Time Crisis and House of the Dead. Both games offered a fantastic video game experience as well as the social aspect of a busy arcade.'' (Retro)

MisfitsInc  +   407d ago
i was pretty satisfied with the PS Move perfect shot for House of The Dead
thereapersson  +   407d ago
I still pull out my copy of Time Crisis 4 every now and then. FPS mode was quite unique at the time...
Army_of_Darkness  +   407d ago
PS move with games like House of the dead: overkill, resident evil: chronicles and killzone 3 are awesome experiences! especially with a Gun attachment!
thereapersson  +   407d ago
Honestly, that's always what I wanted with the Move; a more precise gun mechanic with arcade shooters. GunCon had it for years but nothing was really next-gen until this came out.
bacrec1  +   407d ago
I Enjoyed Ghost Squad on Wii.
Jag-T1000  +   407d ago
The light gun was awesome. Just point and shoot. You didn't have to move the crosshair to your target and then shoot. Man, I wish someone would bring back the light gun.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

5 PS4 games that defined Sony's next-gen console in its first year

54m ago - PSU takes a look at the five games that defined Sony's console in its first year. | PS4
30°

Anima: Gate of Memories Trailer Shows Off Combat, Platforming, Bosses

1h ago - Provided all goes well, Anima: Gate of Memories will go into beta at the end of January, the game... | PC
30°

Despair: Americana Dawn's Kickstarter failed to reach its goal

2h ago - Japanator: "Oh my. I never expected that it would come to this, but I'm afraid that Americana Daw... | PC
40°

Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare – 6 Essential Tips To Rank Up Fast

2h ago - So you’ve given in to the hype and bought a copy, as everyone’s been telling you how amazing it i... | PC
Ad

Front-end Developers Wanted

Now - Want to help us build the new N4G platform? | Promoted post
30°

10 Best Keith David Voice Acting Performances In Video Games

2h ago - It doesn't get much cooler than "Keith David as Keith David". | Culture