game mixes tactical squad combat and close-quarters battles
with high-octane action and sprawling
outdoor firefights, an interesting mix of controlled chaos
that hasn't been seen in many titles to date.”
Hawk Down should have players sweating in their seats from
“…the world of Black Hawk Down is an appropriately
are well-detailed and smoothly animated, and react believably
“I often felt like I was watching a first-person version
of C&C: Generals….”
“…when things blow up, they blow up good…….On
more than one occasion, I actually found myself ducking to
avoid tires flying over my character's head.”
Force: Black Hawk Down could be one of the more interesting
titles of 2003.”
played a beta of this drama far more than I should have.
played its select missions too many times
with too much fun to warrant a paycheck. It's pretty darn
are stunning and look appropriately Comanche (4), with
bright, vivid and vibrant colors, an insane
amount of texturing, a ridiculous draw distance that puts
even Battlefield (1942) to shame.”
looks to be taking the numbers game to a whole new level.”
do not cycle to nights, but the variety of what's there,
softly lit as beautifully as the game does everything
else, impress, until something explodes and it goes from
impressing to plain jaw dropping.”
“Gameplay …… kept
me immersed and beckoned me to play and replay what I had
already went through many
Hawk Down certainly has the graphics, scope, and setting
rival a great multiplayer title like Battlefield”
“The missions I've played have all been exhilarating, ……..and
the engine, as Comanche 4 has always been, is simply gorgeous.”
out for this one.”
battle themselves are action packed from start to finish
get very hairy at times.”
“….. you really feel like you are in these military
battles like in no other game…”
challenging and fun to play”
" …enough details and a high enough object density
to make the world totally believable...
the city, I was astounded to see the size and density of
" Visually, the NovaLogic title was among one of the
most impressive modern combat titles being shown at this
could be quite the first-person shooter, and a game that
be played to better understand the true hell of modern warfare."
" This game is powered by the same technology as NovaLogic¹s
Comanche 4, and the end result is a game world that is simply
enormous, with some very impressive terrain, and this has
given the designers the ability to depict an entire town,
where every building can be entered, and snipers can lurk
around any corner...
features some nice enhancements, like sun spotting, where
glancing at the sun will temporarily impair your vision.
may sound like mere eye candy, but it's actually quite a
nice strategic element for multiplayer."
- E3 2002 Best of Show Award Winner.
"Most impressive use of flight sim and tactical
shooter technology combined for a brand-new first-person
Best of E3: Land Combat - Black Hawk Down
"We’re both looking forward to seeing "Delta
Force: Black Hawk Down" completed. We’ll keep a
close eye on this one. It’s still a bit early, yet we’re
impressed with our initial look at this game..."
end, we were both pleasantly surprised and very impressed
with our media demonstration of this new game title.
ended up being one of the toughest choices because we have
some very nice combat sims coming out. In the end, it came
down to Black Hawk Down. I have little doubt that if we
this simulation earlier, we would have been frequent visitors
to Novalogic’s meeting room. The game stole our attention
and put the fire in our eyes. If Novalogic continues to
on perfecting the game, this one will be a classic."
" Although still half a year away from release, Black
Hawk Down was looking really good at E3."
" Delta Force: Black Hawk Down clearly has the potential
to be the best game in the popular Delta Force action series."