Call of Juarez: Gunslinger

8.4 Overall Score
Gameplay: 8/10
Sounds: 7/10
Graphics: 9/10

Immersive story with brilliant narrative.

Repetitive gameplay.

Come back in time to an era that claimed the likes of Jesse James, Billy The Kid and Pat Garrett.  From gold mines to wild saloons, Call of Juarez® Gunslinger is a tribute to the Wild West. Follow the violent sojourn of a ruthless bounty hunter on the trail of the most notorious outlaws.  Discover the untold truths behind the greatest legends of the Western era.

Call of Juarez: Gunslinger offers a wonderful western backdrop, linear first person shooter video game and is the fourth game in the Call of Juarez series.  Unlike Call of Juarez: The Cartel, this newest version returns to the Old West and offers three unique game modes:

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Story

The setting is the life story of a bounty hunter named Silas Greaves. The levels in story mode are flashbacks of Silas’ life, though he is an unreliable narrator and rarely tells the truth. His audience challenges his stories so he is constantly revising his story. As his story changes, it  causes an abrupt change to the game’s surroundings, i.e battling Indians disappear.

Arcade

In this mode the player can fight off the onslaught of enemies at a fast pace.

Duel

In duel mode the player has a series of gunslinger showdowns.

Gameplay

The player earns points and level up their skills specializing in duel pistols, shotguns or rifles. You choose the specific fighting skills you want to develop and receive new abilities in order to become the finest gunslinger in the west. A really nice feature in this game, the players can carryover their skills into replays and eventually master all categories.

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Nuggets of Truth are secret items scattered throughout the game. These little nuggets reveal the historical truths behind Silas’ untrue tales.

Along the way you will meet legendary outlaws such as Billy The Kid, Jesse James and Pat Garrett.

Game Highlights

Face down the most notorious gunfighters of their time and live their untold stories.

Develop into the West’s greatest gunfighter

Choose a specific skill you want to develop; duel pistols, shotguns or rifles.

Become a ruthless bounty hunter and dispense your own justice.

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Experience the open wilderness of the old west with stunning western landscapes.

Prevail over gunfights

Conclusion

Call of Juarez: Gunslinger offers a great story line, has a lot of activity for gunfights, developing your chosen skills and learning the truth about Silas Greaves, bounty hunter. By completing various missions or objectives, you continually upgrade and progress through the levels. If you are a fan of the Juarez series of games and enjoy linear first person shooter games, you are going to love Call of Juarez: Gunslinger. If you are new to this genre of game or the Juarez series, you are in for a great surprise!

There is plenty of action to go around, a very uniquely engrossing story line and a great deal of fun along the way. Meeting up with Jesse James, Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett is worth your attention! You really need to check it out for yourself!

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