by Brendan Phoenix
Reviewed by Vinny Mainolfi
If there was ever a game that was trying to be a
Bond Movie, then it's most definitely Sly Spy: Secret
Agent... sky diving, fighting, deep-sea diving, speed
boats, motorcycle chases... definitely a candidate for
the next 007 James Bond. All we need now is a fitting
loading screen with an image that looks like Timothy
In this game you take on
the role of Sly Spy: Secret Agent in an arcade
extravaganza that has you dashing around in an attempt
to complete your mission against The Council for World
Domination, and stop the detonation of an atomic bomb.
the graphics appear to be pretty impressive, they are,
in fact, very flat and doesn't add well to what could
have been a good game. That, along with the poor
multiload, makes the game a struggle to play through and
stick with... which is why I've never seen the ending.
The final level is
HOW WAS IT COMPLETED?:
Brendan cheated! Of course he did ;-)
SO WHAT HAPPENS?:
Once you've completed the final mission, the game ending
loads, which shows an animated news reporter in front of
a US flag who is reading out the following epilogue: "GOOD
WORK SLY, YOU STOPPED CWD AND SAVED THE WORLD BUT YOU
MISSED A FEW THINGS YOU'D BETTER GO BACK AND GET THEM.
GOOD LUCK." This is accompanied by an ending tune.