Gun (2005)

Video Game  |  Action, Western  |  8 November 2005 (USA)
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Gun takes gamers to the untamed West of the late-1800s where greed, lust and murder are rampant.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Colton White (voice)
Ned White (voice)
Clay Allison (voice)
Many Wounds / Fights-At-Dawn (voice)
Stone Hand / Native American 2 (voice)
Native American 1 (voice)
Jenny (voice)
Dave Wittenberg ...
Soapy Jennings (voice)
Campbell (voice) (as Jim Connor)
Hollister / Additional Voices (voice)
Port / Additional Voices (voice)
Honest Tom / Additional Voices (voice)


Ned White and his son Colton White venture onto the Morningstar, a steamboat on the Montana River. The steamboat is attacked by barbaric men lead by a corrupt preacher, Josiah Reed. After Ned tells Colton he really isn't his father, the two become separated and Ned dies. Now alone and craving vengeance and answers, Colton sets out to the west where he will join a rebellious group of outlaws to battle Indians, stop a corrupt mayor, kill Josiah Reed and stop an evil Civil War Major named Thomas Magruder who has the answers Colton needs as well as a plot of his own to find the Cross of Coronado- the key to the gateway of the lost golden city. Written by commanderblue

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Voice actors Kris Kristofferson (Ned White) and Lance Henriksen (Thomas MacGruder), both starred in the 1993 post-apocalyptic film Knights. See more »


When Clay and Colton are on the train going to the mining fort, they begin to shovel coal into the furnace to make the train go faster. They dig their shovels into were the coal is, the sound of coal getting scooped is heard, yet when they move the shovel from the coal holder to the furnace, there is not one bit of coal on the shovels. See more »


[first lines]
Colton White: [voice-over] Montana, 1880. My name is Colton White. My father and I hunt game for the riverboats coming up the Missouri. It's not a bad living, if you can stand getting kicked awake every dawn.
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Referenced in The Sopranos: Luxury Lounge (2006) See more »

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Grand Theft Horse
26 February 2006 | by (The Penumbra) – See all my reviews

Gun has so much going for it, but it's such a short game that as soon are you build up your stats and really get going...there's no more of it to play. Which is quite annoying.

You play as Colton White (Thomas Jane) in a free-roaming western landscape. You can grab whatever horse you want, kill who you feel and take-on a fair amount of side-missions if you feel like taking a break from the main story, which is itself interesting but way too short.

The villains are all evil bastards but brilliantly acted by the likes of Brad Dourif, Ron Pearlman and Lance Henriksen. Other actors with cool voices like Kris Kristofferson and Tom Skerritt fill out supporting roles and the dialogue and cut-scenes are all pretty good and avoid the unnatural, forced feel that many video games have. Many of the characters and situations could have been fleshed out more but they merely conveniently contribute to the slight 'search for a hidden goldmine' plot.

The action of the game is brilliantly done (the controls take a little practice though), with great use of slow-motion when blowing large chunks of bad guy heads off. Weapons range from twin guns, rifles and shotguns to swords, bows, dynamite and whisky bombs. You can even scalp people, but it adds nothing to stats, so it's kind of pointless. Side missions can either be errand boy tasks, rounding up cattle or killing random bad guys. The destruction factor could have been higher, but you could say that about a lot of games.

The actual gameplay universe is quite small too. But it still feels superficially expansive. With loads of little valleys, railroad tracks and and coyote trails it can be fun exploring, but you'll get familiar with it too quickly.

My fave thing about this game however is the music. It's a shame it's not available on CD because it really is exciting and echoes John Barry's main theme to Dances With Wolves. With so many lesser video game scores getting CD releases these days I wouldn't be too surprised if the Gun score came out eventually.

Add it all up and you have a fun, if all too slight, game that is worth it if you can pick it up half price (like I did) but not a full RRP. If only they made it longer, we could have a classic.

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