Call of Juarez: The Cartel is the third installment of the Western action shooter video game franchise, Call of Juarez. Call of Juarez: The Cartel includes the same attributes of a great Western shooter, upgraded to reflect modern times. For instance, instead of outlaws and brothels, you'll find cartel kingpins and strip clubs. But make no mistake, the spirit of the Wild West is still very much alive. You'll experience the lawlessness of the old country as you fight to take down a powerful drug cartel in a world where every man is out for himself.
Sometimes a game's concept is just flat out better than the final product. That is the case for Call of Juarez: The Cartel. The concept is there; a Mexican drug cartel bombs a U.S. law enforcement agency. In response, the U.S. government puts together a task force to take them down—pretty straightforward story. Now, take into account the dynamic range of the characters like Ben McCall, a brutal LAPD cop and descendant of Ray McCall (from the previous Call of Juarez titles); Eddie Guerra, a DEA agent with a gambling habit; and Kim Evans, a gang-affiliate turned FBI agent, and you get a pretty diverse range of characters to build a story off of. Throw in the idea that depending on the character you choose to play as, the story itself can reveal certain things according to... Read Review