America is lost. 4 years after the end of Resistance 2, dishonorably discharged Sentinel Joseph Capelli is in hiding from the Chimeran Menace with other survivors, including his new wife and young son. But when Dr. Fyodor Malikov arrives with the opportunity to deliver a blow to the occupying Chimeran force, Capelli must leave his family and journey the harrowing road from Oklahoma to New York City. Along the way, he’ll encounter the remnants of humanity left in the aftermath of the brutal Chimeran invasion.
Man, there are a lot of three-quels this year. Killzone, Uncharted, Gears of War, Mass Effect (announced, anyway)… it’s like everyone is trying to wrap up their epic sagas all at once, and we’re along for the ride on each one. The latest three-quel to push along its story arc is Resistance 3, a game that has a few components similar to the first two efforts, but also some new stuff to keep things interesting. It’s this combination, along with engaging co-op and multiplayer options, that makes this fight against the Chimera one of the more entertaining to date – even if it comes up slightly short in a couple of areas. The game picks up right after the second Resistance, with ***SPOILER ALERT*** Joseph Capelli putting the fatal blow on Nathan Hale,... Read Review