Brothers In Arms Hell’s Highway “brutality of war” video is brutal

Monday, 15th September 2008 19:58 GMT By Patrick Garratt


After the break. Be warned: don’t watch it unless you want to see people getting exploded heads and extreme leg-loss. It’s been given an 18 rating by PEGI for a reason. Looks very good, though.

The Gearbox WWII shooter’s out at the end of September for 360, PC and PS3.



  1. nousemerk

    Great trailer!

    #1 6 years ago
  2. reask

    Awesome I can’t wait for this game.

    So many delays but it looks worth the wait.

    #2 6 years ago
  3. Quiiick

    War is way more brutal than this tame little trailer!
    Ever seen some real pictures of wounds or mangled corpses from WW1 or WW2? OK, than you know what I mean …

    #3 6 years ago
  4. No_PUDding

    Nice player… When did that happen?

    Quiiick, while I agree, it’s certainly not a tame trailer. They seem to have some bloodstains on the clothes, it’s certainly an 18.

    #4 6 years ago
  5. mortiferus

    VG247 video player looks sweet! Man, I can’t wait for this one, loved the whole legs blown off part.

    #5 6 years ago
  6. No_PUDding

    Si it a new player then?

    Or is it such a sod to upload videos to the server you don’t often use it?

    #6 6 years ago
  7. deanimate

    looking good indeed :)

    #7 6 years ago
  8. Blerk

    This game just looks weird. Something doesn’t sit quite right with it.

    #8 6 years ago
  9. patlike

    Not as unsettling as CoD5. That does look genuinely horrific. I like WWII shooters, but when I saw people burning other people the death I have to admit that I was really put off. I’m not sure I want to “be” in that sort of situation, really.

    #9 6 years ago
  10. Blerk

    It’s not just the gore – if it was ultra-realistic all the way through then that would probably be okay. But the slowmo stuff is just odd, and the ‘cartoony’ over-saturated colours in some places just don’t look right next to the grittier brown and grey stuff. It’s like two games mashed into one.

    #10 6 years ago
  11. patlike

    Hmm. I see what you mean. I’ll still play it. I’m quite intrigued, actually. I’m not entirely sure what to expect from “next gen WWII”. Apart from shooting people, obviously.

    #11 6 years ago

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