Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James

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Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James
Gunfighter The Legend of Jesse James cover.jpg
Developer(s) Rebellion Developments
Publisher(s) Ubi Soft
Platform(s) PlayStation
Release
  • NA: November 30, 2001[1]
  • EU: December 7, 2001
Genre(s) Shooter game

Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James is a shooter video game developed by Rebellion Developments and published by Ubi Soft for the PlayStation.[1] The game's plot is set in the American Old West. The game's protagonist is Jesse James, an American outlaw who lived and died in the 19th century.

Gameplay[edit]

This game takes inspiration from Namco's Time Crisis and is set in the Wild West. The player must defeat all onscreen enemies in an area in order to move to the next area. The player is allowed to hide in order to dodge enemy attacks. However, the player must defeat all enemies before an onscreen timer expires. Sometimes, the player is rewarded for clearing an area with a time extension.[2]

Sequel[edit]

Gunfighter II: Revenge of Jesse James, a sequel to Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James, was developed by Rebellion Developments and published by Ubisoft in Europe in 2003.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate score
AggregatorScore
Metacritic55/100[3]
Review scores
PublicationScore
GameSpot4.6/10[2]
GameZone7/10[4]
OPM (US)2.5/5 stars[5]

The game received "mixed" reviews according to the review aggregation website Metacritic.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James". IGN. Ziff Davis. Retrieved June 8, 2018.
  2. ^ a b Davis, Ryan (January 11, 2002). "Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James Review". GameSpot. CBS Interactive. Retrieved June 8, 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James for PlayStation Reviews". Metacritic. CBS Interactive.
  4. ^ Wiley, Patricia (December 17, 2001). "Gunfighter: [T]he Legend of Jesse James Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on December 5, 2008. Retrieved June 8, 2018.
  5. ^ "Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James". Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine. Ziff Davis. January 2002. p. 144.

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