Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers

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Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers
Combat Elite WWII Paratroopers.jpg
Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers box art
Developer(s) BattleBorne Entertainment
Publisher(s) SouthPeak Games
Engine Snowblind engine
Platform(s) PlayStation 2, Xbox
Release Nov 21, 2005
Mode(s) Single player, 2 player cooperative

Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers is a single player based top down Action RPG video game set in World War II. The game was released on November 21, 2005 in the US. It was published by SouthPeak Games and was developed by BattleBorne Entertainment. The game was originally going to be published by Acclaim Entertainment, but the company went Bankrupt and the games release got delayed.

It is available for Xbox and PlayStation 2. A Windows version was planned, but cancelled.

Reception[edit]

Upon release, Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers received mixed to average reviews. IGN gave it a rating of 5.5/10 citing its poor targeting system and primitive controls.[1] It was given a 5.4/10 rating by GameSpot again citing primitive controls, poor aiming mechanism, and an imbalanced skill system.[2] The game maintains a Metascore of 54 on Metacritic.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sulic, Ivan (December 6, 2005). "Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers - IGN". IGN. Retrieved September 11, 2014. 
  2. ^ Colayco, Bob (December 15, 2005). "Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers Review - GameSpot". GameSpot. Retrieved September 11, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers for Playstation 2 Reviews - Metacritic". Retrieved September 11, 2014.