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  • Summary: In Star Wars: Flight of the Falcon, you get the chance to jump into the cockpit of one of the most popular ships in the Star Wars universe. As the pilot of the Millennium Falcon, as well as other spacecraft, you can relive the battles of Yavin and Endor as TIE fighters and bombers attempt to take you out. On the planet's surface and in outer space, you'll engage enemies through 14 intense missions filled with upgradable weapons and shields. Expand
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  2. Negative: 10 out of 13
  1. It has wonderful atmosphere, and wonderful graphics, but the gameplay just isn't as strong as it should be, especially for a rail shooter. Also, the enemy patterns are not very well crafted.
  2. The graphics system works, not too well, but every level is playable and enjoyable if it weren’t for having to start over completely after each life.
  3. Thanks to the poor controls and the fact that the levels seem to drag on forever, Flight of the Falcon just feels like a very forced and flawed experienced from the very start.
  4. Where Flight of the Falcon goes wrong is in trying to make the GBA display 3D environments for an entire game.
  5. The game is hampered by very bad laggy gameplay that seems like in some of the game levels (mostly all of them) it is running at 5 fps.
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    A neck-stabbingly frustrating bore. [Apr 2004, p.86]
  7. Not even the most hardcore Star Wars fans should go anywhere near this game. [Spring 2004, p.47]

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 8
  2. Negative: 2 out of 8