Game details

Game:
1942: Joint Strike
AKA
Genre:
Shooter
Sub Genre:
Scrolling
Release Date (US):
July 24th, 2008
Release Date (UK):
September 12th, 2008
Players:
1-2
Online Players:
2
Developers:
Backbone Entertainment
Publisher:
Capcom
Rating:
E [Everyone]
PSU Rank:
507 of 1166 Games
PSU Rank on PSN:
48 of 0 Games
Additional Information:
Also available on Xbox 360

About 1942: Joint Strike

The game is a remake of Capcom's classic 1942. Like the prior game, Joint Strike is a classic vertical scrolling shooter and will allow two player cooperative multiplayer.

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PSU Review Score
7.0
Avg. user review score:
8.0

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Summary

While 1942: Joint Strike offers an enjoyable pick up and play experience, there are better PlayStation Network titles available.

We like

  • Plane variety
  • Co-op play
  • A decent amount of upgrade options

We dislike

  • Hard to find a game online
  • Game length is terribly short
  • Lack of replay value

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1942: Joint Strike is the next installment in Capcom’s successful 194X series. Much like its predecessors, Joint Strike is a classic vertical shooter that also enables you to play with another person via the internet or from the comfort of your own home. Though some may confuse this iteration as a direct sequel to Capcom’s original 1942, that is hardly the case. As it turns out, Joint Strike is a compilation of eve...

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