Splinter Cell: Conviction
I’m by no means a Splinter Cell veteran, having only played three of the six instalments (Double Agent, Conviction, and Blacklist), but from what I have played, Blacklist is the best of the series. It’s taken me almost two months of gameplay spurts to complete the single player campaign, and – having defeated the final mission [...]
Firstly, let’s get my Splinter Cell history out of the way. Prior to Conviction, I had only played Sam Fisher’s 360 debut, Double Agent. It was hard. Very hard. Stealth isn’t my strong point. If I have a gun, I’ll use it just because I can. But that doesn’t mean I don’t like the idea of stealth games, and [...]
Sam Fisher and I don’t go back too far. We first met on the Xbox 360 with Double Agent, but even I can see that Conviction is a different, less stealthy approach to the Splinter Cell series. Still, it’s bloody brilliant and very much worth the long wait we’ve endured.
If the release calendar over at GamePlay is anything to go by, September is going to be a very difficult month for myself in the decisions department. Looking at my wish list, September alone has 7 titles out which I’m desperate to drop some cash on and invest some time into. I can’t jump from one game to another without completing whatever [...]