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I almost forgot - The Black Series!
Posted By: Steve LevinsonDate: 12/21/01 8:31 p.m.

In Response To: Unsung Scenarios (Steve Levinson)

I haven't read much about this one anywhere, but the Black Series is an excelent 3rd party scenario. The story's wierd and the ending's a bit lame, but the game play is excellent and the level design is high-quality. Black includes one of the most difficult vacuum sequences anywhere - you start immediately after a sewage level in which you may have already depleted a bit of your O2, and have a very limited amount of time to traverse a space station, kill the bad guys, flip some switches, transport, kill some more bad guys, insert a chip and read a terminal before running out of O2. I know that this sounds like Acme Station, but there's no O2 to be found, nowhere to save and no room to evade. There are no cyborgs, but there are bad-ass troopers, and their grenades can reach you from elsewhere in the station. And that's just one level. There is also a possibility of taking two different paths at one point, and taking the wrong path has consequences - nothing as dire as in Fell, where you can finish the game with a negative outcome, but you may have to repeat an alternate version of an earlier level.

If you haven't played this one, download it today - you won't be disappointed.

-Steve

http://bighouse.bungie.org/blackseries/the.black.s


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Replies:

Unsung ScenariosSteve Levinson 12/20/01 3:53 p.m.
     Re: Unsung ScenariosMark Levin 12/20/01 4:32 p.m.
           Re: Unsung ScenariosSteve Levinson 12/20/01 4:51 p.m.
           Re: Unsung Scenariosget azure 12/21/01 8:07 a.m.
     Re: Unsung ScenariosDoombat 12/20/01 6:10 p.m.
           Re: Unsung ScenariosHarry 12/21/01 4:18 a.m.
                 Re: Unsung ScenariosSteve Levinson 12/21/01 8:17 p.m.
                       Re: Unsung ScenariosHarry 12/21/01 10:44 p.m.
                 Classified 19ekul 12/22/01 6:26 p.m.
                       Re: Classified 19Soliptic 12/25/01 7:42 a.m.
                             Testing, eh? *NM* *NM*ekul 12/25/01 5:55 p.m.
           Re: Unsung ScenariosSoliptic 12/22/01 10:20 a.m.
     Re: Unsung Scenarios Hmmm....ekul 12/21/01 10:54 a.m.
           Re: Unsung Scenarios Hmmm....Steve Levinson 12/21/01 2:42 p.m.
                 Thanks :) *NM* *NM*ekul 12/21/01 5:37 p.m.
           Re: Unsung Scenarios Hmmm....Steve Levinson 12/23/01 9:16 a.m.
                 Sad thing though...ekul 12/23/01 1:51 p.m.
                       Re: Sad thing though...Steve Levinson 12/23/01 7:53 p.m.
                             Re: Sad thing though...ekul 12/24/01 1:26 p.m.
                                   Re: Sad thing though...Steve Levinson 12/25/01 7:10 a.m.
     Re: Unsung ScenariosSNoblitt 12/21/01 3:05 p.m.
           Re: Unsung ScenariosSteve Levinson 12/21/01 5:07 p.m.
                 Re: Unsung ScenariosSNoblitt 12/21/01 6:47 p.m.
     DiaBD! Morganna's Revenge!ekul 12/21/01 5:41 p.m.
           don't forget Marathon: REDAdmiral Tfear 12/21/01 6:57 p.m.
                 Re: don't forget Marathon: REDSteve Levinson 12/21/01 7:50 p.m.
                       Re: don't forget Marathon: REDAdmiral Tfear 12/23/01 6:24 p.m.
                             Re: don't forget Marathon: REDSteve Levinson 12/23/01 7:45 p.m.
           Re: DiaBD! Morganna's Revenge!Steve Levinson 12/21/01 8:05 p.m.
     I almost forgot - The Black Series!Steve Levinson 12/21/01 8:31 p.m.
           Marathon: Dissent--also a must-playAdmiral Tfear 12/23/01 6:30 p.m.
                 Re: Marathon: Dissent--also a must-playSteve Levinson 12/23/01 7:36 p.m.
                 Re: Marathon: Dissent--also a must-playget azure 12/24/01 6:49 a.m.
     Hmmm.... Fell?ekul 12/22/01 2:24 p.m.
     Re: Unsung Scenarioselliott 12/25/03 11:25 p.m.
           Re: Unsung ScenariosTodd 12/26/03 12:56 a.m.



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