Go Back   Rage3D » Rage3D Discussion Area » Community and Site Discussions » Front Page News
Rage3D Subscribe Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read

Front Page News News and Rage3D articles as it appears on the frontpage.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old May 24, 2007, 06:55 AM   #1
Advertisement (Guests Only)

Login or Register to remove this ad
Android1
Radeon Polaris 20 XL
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: United States Upper Midwest
Posts: 10,129
Android1 knows why the caged bird singsAndroid1 knows why the caged bird singsAndroid1 knows why the caged bird singsAndroid1 knows why the caged bird singsAndroid1 knows why the caged bird sings


Half-Life 2 Half-Life 2: Team Fortress 2 - Class Warfare

Part 3 of IGN's five-part Half-Life 2 spectacular! In today's edition, we get an in-depth look at each of Team Fortress 2's nine (9) character classes!

Team Fortress 2 is a fast-paced class-based online shooter. Valve's challenge in reviving the long-dormant TF franchise was creating a great experience no matter which of the nine classes a player chose. Along with making each class visually different, Valve managed to infuse each class with its own personality. Each requires a different type of strategy; but all nine classes are useful. And, more importantly, each is fun to play.

Though Valve continues to work on balancing issues, TF2 at this stage in development feels fairly close to having it nailed down. Any class, when used properly, can be effective (and deadly). Some deal destruction in obvious forms (say, a giant machinegun), while others do their damage indirectly. Thanks to a comprehensive stat-tracking tool, you'll be able to measure every aspect of your performance.

Of course, nothing can replace the joy of laying waste to another opponent. TF2 gives the added satisfaction of a kill cam. Snipe an opponent and the last thing they see before respawning is a still shot of your murderous pose. Valve is considering allowing the shots to be saved, so great moments in TF2 mayhem can be preserved for the next decade.

Though October is a long time to wait for Team Fortress 2, it's never too early to choose your favorite class. To that end, we've assembled details and impressions on all nine classes.

Source: IGN PC
Android1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
half life 2/team fortress 2 Shapeshifter Console Gaming 2 Jul 13, 2006 09:57 PM
I had a dream last night that I was in Half Life Team Fortress Justin Credible Off Topic Lounge 5 Jul 22, 2004 03:45 PM
Half-Life Team Fortress - Invisible Players! O'Borg PC Gaming 2 Feb 22, 2003 11:29 PM
Difference: CS, Deathmatch Classic, Half-Life, Half-Life Uplink, and Team Fortress C? billyhansome Off Topic Lounge 7 Jan 23, 2002 10:29 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:27 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
All trademarks used are properties of their respective owners. Copyright ©1998-2011 Rage3D.com
Links monetized by VigLink