Prototype 2 is a Fighting game available on the PS3. It can be played in Singleplayer Thirdperson modes.
Prototype 2 is a Fighting game. Fighting games revolve around the interaction of two or more characters in some form of physical combat. Players learn to control characters through either memorisation of button combinations to access more advance moves, or by their reactions and accurate timing.
Prototype 2 can be played in a Singleplayer mode. Single Player Campaign games focus on one player's experience. Rather than collaborate with other players either locally or online, players progress alone. The campaign style of gameplay offers a connected series of challenges to play through. These chapters work together to tell a story through which players progress. Single player games are able to focus on one experience of a scenario, so that it is usually a richer, more visceral game.
Prototype 2 can be played in a Thirdperson mode. Third Person games view the world from over the right shoulder of the character being controlled. This enables you to see the character you are controlling as well as their surrounds. Although not as immersive as first person, third person games enable more complex moves and interactions with the environment.
Prototype 2 sets right the wrongs of the first game, tasking us as the bringers of retributive violence. More flesh ripping is a given, but more interesting is whether the sequel manages to put this to interesting use.
Prototype 2 promises more open world shape shifting and body dismantling, but with a twist. The sequel casts you as Sgt. James Heller, travelling back to the city to destroy Prototype's original anti-hero, Alex Mercer.
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