User reviews for The Conduit
7.6 / 10Combined Score
- Dull cutscenes
- Few faults with online server
- Single player gets too hard
- No offline multiplayer
The Conduit could be considered the Wii's answer to Halo on the X-Box. Both involve you blasting the living hell out of aliens (as do many other shooter games out there) and have frantic online modes. But is The Conduit a worthy opponent to the popular Halo franchise? Let's find out...
You are Agent Michael Ford who is contacted by John Adams, head of the shadow government known as the Trust, which have secretly protected America for over 200 years. You are sent to recover a stolen Trust artifact called the All Seeing Eye (ASE)....and I'll leave it there. I don't want to spoil now, do I?
The Conduit plays like many other shooting games on the market these days. Players wield a variety of weapons in each of the games...
The online was sort of disappointing. It lagged a bit, and it was kind of a mess. I also noticed some similarities and possible ripoffs from the game "Halo".
Instead of a catchy introduction, let me just clear somethings out for people who never played the game. Drudge = weird mutant creatures that are your enemy. Trust = Humans with advanced weapons and suits. Also your enemy. Michael Ford = The main character. Prometheus = The guy who guides you through the game.
A good story I would say, instead of being one of those games that you just go around shooting stuff with no real meaning at all, it gives us some nice speeches on certain parts. They even went as far to quote George Orwell. I start to wonder if this is a game or a lesson. What was even more strange was the name of the guy who talks to you dur...
-Bad graphics. Although they seem alright for wii, you'll find it...
~Single player is short, generally lasting between 5-7 hours with no real replay incentive
~The story isn't particuarly impressive unless you delve into the backstory
~Mediocre art direction leads to bland environments and do the graphics engine no justice whatsoever
~Online tends to be laggy with 8+ people
Once upon a time there was a video games console called the Nintendo Wii. He wasn't as big or strong as his brothers the 360 and PS3 and all he had was kiddy games with a few good titles to his name. Then one day, a nice group of people called High Voltage Software came along and said "we're going to make you a quality FPS" and they lived happily ever after.
Well I never was good at writing stories, The Conduit is a First Person Shooter built from the ground-up for the Nintendo Wii, create...