Tasked with rescuing the kidnapped daughter of the U. In that respect, Silent Scope 2 offers more modes than the arcade, including Arcade which is a story-based mode , Original three substantial missions , and Linked Play via link cable, two players can play head-to-head. The moment they are approved we approve submissions twice a day. There is also a mission mode that gives you short, almost minigame-like objectives, such as eliminating a screen full of enemies in less than 10 seconds. Considering how much of the game's appeal was based on the sniper rifle alone, removing it leaves behind a substandard game. And while the gameplay and graphics are just about identical to those of the arcade version, the lack of that big gimmicky sniper rifle makes the game downright silly.
Census data currently includes 140,968 machines 6,242 unique titles. Do you have more questions or are you ready to buy? Then you move onto the next target. The default control scheme is a simple scheme of X for fire, left analog L3 for directional movement, and Circle for releasing the zoom lens. The PlayStation 2 version has that same feeling. There are beginner and advanced modes, which takes into account that most folks, although the game might make them feel like super agent-snipers, can't really shoot like one. Comments 0 Friends: This site does not store any files on its server.
The arcade game was never big on production values. The audio is a little rough. So naturally, the PlayStation 2 game doesn't offer anything different either. Taking out the enemies is tricky business, however. It is similar to the story mode but you can now select your mission and difficulty. In fact, the game pays homage to Virtua Cop in that the entire targeting methodology looks and operates the same way. You play the role of a sniper who takes out terrorists with his rifle.
You also have a time limit to worry about. Of these, 7 of them are original dedicated machines, and 2 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired. While light-gun games have always been relatively one-dimensional, the level of intense action coupled with lots of eye-hand coordination has always made them fun -- and sometimes despite their single-mindedness, great experiences. Holding down the O button turns the scope off allowing you to move the cursor around the screen much more quickly. Games you may like: Nominate for Retro Game of the Day: If you'd like to nominate Silent Scope 2 for Retro Game of the Day, please submit a screenshot and description for it. Recover health by hitting enemy targets or finding the nurse.
But you may find the dual analog control annoying and the game still rather short. Uncommon - There are 9 known instances of this machine owned by who are active members. Shot placement should have been stressed and reinforced by enemies shooting at you immediately if they were shot in a non-terminal location. Sad that I have been praying for someone to implement the link cable on one of the many cool two player games recently released, and we finally get it on a game that can be beat in 22 minutes. Gone was the sniper rifle you used in the arcade. Each time you stop a terrorist in his tracks, more time is added to the game clock.
The feel of that arcade gun, along with its ease of motion, is the essence of the game, I would say it's at least 50% of the game's appeal. Onlookers would see this sprawling location that had several indicators pointing to where the terrorists were. Finally, the fourth mode is the direct arcade translation of Silent Scope 2. Click to search for machines and parts made by Konami. You will pick-off terrorists while perched atop a skyscraper, take down a thug who is carrying a hostage down a football field, hit moving targets while speeding down the highway, and even don a pair of night-vision goggles as you are dropped by parachute into an enemy compound. In the end, the game's lack of difficulty and low replay value make the game worthy of a rental at best.
Little arrows pop up in the scope indicating which direction you need to look in order to get an enemy in your sights. Just like in first-person shooters, the dual shock makes life harder than it should. I remember the first time playing Silent Scope. Cabinet InformationThis game shares the same cabinet as its prequel, Silent Scope. Perhaps the most important facet of this scheme is Circle, because the game is based on a short timer and moving the gun with the zoom lens on is very slow, just like the arcade game, so by temporarily turning off the zoom lens, players can quickly move their rifle across the screen. As the member of the 2nd contingency plan, your job is to track down the terrorists, armed with a powerful sniper rifle and questionable partner. Killing enemies adds time to your clock, so fast kills are a must.
Also, at certain points during the game you are allowed multiple paths, which also add to the replay ability. But remember, it was stunning in the arcades, either. Thermal Vision allows you to see the enemies in dark, enclosed areas, while X-Ray vision lets you seek out enemies who are trying to hide behind walls and other objects. If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you grow your business. Log in to rate this game! Game PlayThe game has three modes of play: Target Practice, Time Attack, and Story.
You must kill the terrorists in an allotted time before a they shoot you or b the clock counts down to zero, in which case the game is over. If you have any doubts about legality of content or you have another suspicions, feel free to. A faction of bad guys has taken hostages and stolen a batch of missiles, and it's up to your two-man team of snipers to keep them from getting away. Product Description With the amount of ammunition players are expected to use in the average shooting game, one could just as well crush enemies under the weight of their spent shells. Players can change the number of lives, number of seconds per mission, difficulty from 1-8 , and other aspects in sound, controller scheme, scope and screen adjustment, and system and sound setups. Your mission is to infiltrate the terrorist's headquarters, clear all areas of danger and return the President's family safely to the White House. Just like the arcade version, the sounds effects and music are stock quality.
Graphics Silent Scope in the arcades is a decent looking game, with lots of polygons and large environments, with basic looking people and vehicles. Click to search for machines and parts made by Konami. And the music is constantly looping, unoriginal action stuff. Fortunately, the game includes a training mode to help you do just that. Overview One part gasoline, two parts methane, one part nitroglycerine. Konami released 423 different machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978.