Helpful votes received on reviews: 79% (23 of 29)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,119,199 - Total Helpful Votes: 23 of 29
Official House of the Dead Overkill Hand Cannon (W&hellip by Venom
19 of 23 people found the following review helpful
Purchased this for House of the Dead: Overkill game and it most definately made the game for enjoyable for me. Back in 2007 I was looking forward to the Wii Zapper only to be disappointed when it required two hands to use and wasn't accurate at all.

This, however, doesn't give you hand cramp, has iron sights! (made of plastic though ;-), good balanced weight and doesn't feel cheap.
It also has a hidden cable area if you want to connect a nunchuk.

...recommended for on-rails shooters.
The House of the Dead: Overkill (Wii) by Sega
4 of 6 people found the following review helpful
This game is so much fun - just like the old arcade games but in your living room and when combined with the Official Hand Cannon it is very addictive indeed.
-Great graphics for the Wii.However, does suffer slow framerate in parts but doesn't affect gameplay - sometimes helps!.
-Very satisfying blood effects
-Polished gameplay - unlike 90% of the rubbish that is released for the console
-Great cooperative mode and fun additional mini games

Ok, I know this game is a parody of Grindhouse b-movies but the script really is terrible (again probably all intentional) the swearing is waaay over the top and occasionally cringe inducing, but… Read more