History Videogame / Painkiller

21st Jul '17 9:39:27 AM GGCrono
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->''Painkiller is in the same bucket as ''VideoGame/SeriousSam'' and the original ''VideoGame/{{DOOM}}s'' in that it serves as an antidote to fancy-pants complex modern [=FPSes=]. There are no stealth elements, no key hunting, no escort quests, no dorky support characters dribbling in your ear, no mission objectives besides '''kill everyone'''--it's just you, some guns, and the entire population of Murdertown between you and where you need to be. It's pure genocidal fun.''
-->-- '''Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw''', ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation''
11th Jul '17 3:03:19 PM le_mirage
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* MysteriousPast - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something presumably evil in the past of Daniel prevents him from enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified]].

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* MysteriousPast - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something presumably evil in the past of Daniel prevents him from enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and as he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified]].
11th Jul '17 6:39:09 AM le_mirage
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* MysteriousPast - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something presumably evil in the past of Daniel prevents him from enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified.]].

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* MysteriousPast - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something presumably evil in the past of Daniel prevents him from enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified.]].clarified]].
10th Jul '17 12:05:24 PM le_mirage
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* MysteriousPast - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something in the past of Daniel prevents him to enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified.]].

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* MysteriousPast - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something presumably evil in the past of Daniel prevents him to from enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified.]].
10th Jul '17 12:02:01 PM le_mirage
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* Mysterious Past - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something in the past of Daniel prevents him to enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified.]].

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* Mysterious Past MysteriousPast - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something in the past of Daniel prevents him to enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified.]].
10th Jul '17 12:01:33 PM le_mirage
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* Mysterious Past - Played with. In the first game is frequently mentioned that something in the past of Daniel prevents him to enter Heaven, even tho Daniel swears there's no such thing and he was a completely upright man. [[spoiler: In Hell & Damnation, however, while remembering his mortal life in the intro, Daniel is presented with some glimpses that hints at a violent past in the military...but in the ending we learn that Daniel could not enter Heaven because he was infact not really dead, but just in a coma, and so he was never actually judged for his life to begin with. So, whatever there is really something bad or not in Daniel's past, is ultimately still to be clarified.]].
13th Apr '17 8:30:03 PM Malady
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* MoneyMultiplier: The Greed Black Tarot, which which doubles the amount of gold found in breakable items.
4th Feb '17 7:12:36 AM morenohijazo
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* SurpriseCarCrash: The opening cinematic has protagonist Daniel Garner and his wife Catherine driving out for a birthday date. Daniel takes his eyes off the road for a split-second to hold hands with her and a truck crosses the center line and kills both of them in a head-on collision.
21st Jan '17 8:20:47 PM DastardlyDemolition
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* CableCarActionSequence: Subverted in the "Snowy Bridge" level of ''Painkiller''. Daniel takes a wobbly gondola from one part of the level to another in peace, a nice change from the long level full of tough samurai and slippery ninjas.
15th Jan '17 4:23:59 PM nombretomado
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For a while, ''Painkiller'' owned the unique distinction of being '''THE MOST METAL GAME EVER''', finally being overtaken by ''[[BrutalLegend Brütal Legend]]'', which was then overtaken by ''VideoGame/Doom2016''.

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For a while, ''Painkiller'' owned the unique distinction of being '''THE MOST METAL GAME EVER''', finally being overtaken by ''[[BrutalLegend Brütal Legend]]'', ''VideoGame/BrutalLegend'', which was then overtaken by ''VideoGame/Doom2016''.
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