Star Trek Invasion User Reviews
Nice effects, cool ships and great gameplay.The bad:
The two-player deathmatches.Summary:
Although I am the biggest "Star Wars" fan this side of the Bajoran Wormhole, I do find time for "Star Trek" (hence the nod to Deep Space Nine). I must say, this game does beat some of the space flight-sims given out by Mr. Lucas and the "Star Wars" team, and, although I own a PlayStation2, I did get this game on recomendation. What can I say? Wow. That's about it. Wow. This "Star Trek" shooter makes up for the fact that there are NO "Star Trek" games on game consoles. That said, "Star Trek: Voyager - Elite Force" is top of my wishlist, along with "Star Wars: Bounty Hunter", and I am loving ...
The game looks very good. Ships look extremely close to what you see on the shows and movies. It is, however way too senstive on the controls. One slight touch of the control and you could vear off in a totally different direction. Over all, it's a very interesting game and alot of fun.
Graphics very good, music fine, interface screens well done, adherence to Star Trek universe done well.The bad:
Interminably dull. Esentially you are stranded in a vast empty space and you shoot at things that rarely get close enough for you to distinguish from dots. I kept thinking that "next level there will be some terrain to move through, some area with landmarks to explore", much like Rogue Squadron on N64. Nope: just vast empty void with dots that get harder to kill. I got through about %75 just because I couldn't bear to think I wasted $20 on this, but finally I just couldn't be bothered.
While the story is engaging, it doesn't translate into gameplay. You're told you must complete certai...