Sin & Punishment: Star Successor Wii (Nintendo/Treasure) | Under The Radar Magazine Under the Radar | Music Blog for the Indie Music Magazine
Friday, May 27th, 2022  

Sin & Punishment: Star Successor Wii

Nintendo/Treasure

Aug 12, 2010 Issue #32 - Summer 2010 - Wasted on the Youth Bookmark and Share


Even though it didn’t receive a domestic release in 2000, the Nintendo 64 shooter Sin & Punishment has since become a cult classic. Its release on WiiWare a couple of years ago cemented its reputation amongst gamers. A decade later, the sequel has arrived, and while it doesn’t radically change what made the original work, it is a challenging, fun, and welcome addition to the Wii platform. If you remember Space Harrier from SEGA and its jetpack-wearing protagonist zipping all around the screen, you’ll have an idea of what’s in store. As in that game, you hover around (and sometimes pilot vehicles) while shooting all sorts of futuristic enemies and some impressive bosses. Developer Treasure (Ikaruga, Gunstar Heroes) is known for their solid controls, and that’s precisely where Sin & Punishment: Star Successor excels most. The Wiimote truly gets a workout with so many enemies coming at you at once, and fortunately, you’ll be able to take them out with pinpoint accuracy. If you want to change it up and increase your challenge, you can also play with the Wii Zapper, the Wii Classic Controller Pro, or even the GameCube Controller, but the Wiimote is arguably the most fun. Level design is complex and the art style and graphics stand out as being uniquely sci-fi, a sophisticated change of pace for the largely family-baiting Wii. The game is relatively short and the cinemas are almost last-gen in quality, but that’s really being picky when the game is so much fun. Sin & Punishment: Star Successor is one of the best shooters, if not the best, currently available on Wii. (www.sinandpunishment.com)

Author rating: 8/10

Rate this video game
Average reader rating: 8/10



Comments

Submit your comment

Name Required

Email Required, will not be published

URL

Remember my personal information
Notify me of follow-up comments?

Please enter the word you see in the image below:

Buy Wow Gold
September 17th 2010
5:49am

Hi,
I’ve noticed that certain people and blogs get video games early for free from various video game publishers. I would like to make a blog to review games. But what do I do in order to get games early from someone like Microsoft, Nintendo, or EA? Is there a place you register at?

KristenBoyle
October 2nd 2010
11:28pm

I received my first credit loans when I was very young and it helped me a lot. But, I need the consolidation loans once again.

BUCKLEYSylvia27
February 3rd 2011
3:22pm

I opine that to receive the mortgage loans from banks you ought to present a good motivation. But, one time I’ve received a small business loan, because I was willing to buy a house.

personal loans
April 27th 2011
3:01pm

Various people in the world get the loans from different banks, because that is comfortable.

OraHorn
August 12th 2011
6:39pm

Do not cash to buy a house? Do not worry, just because that is achievable to take the loan to solve such kind of problems. So take a car loan to buy everything you need.

Cheap Wedding Dresses
February 22nd 2012
2:31am

nice blog this is that you have - i am really interested in reading more of your posts,keep up the good work!

Beats By Dre Headphones
March 23rd 2012
1:33am

good postgfdgfdh

high heel shoes for women
March 23rd 2012
7:57am

good postgdfg

Good article. Excellent strategies shared. Love your web page. go here to order dissertation Good luck.