Second Sight is a game remembered more for its bad timing than for what it did as a piece of interactive entertainment. Before Free Radical released this game, our opportunity to play with psychic powers in videogames was particularly limited.
Not even a genuine psychic could have predicted that, after years with that open gap in the market, Second Sight would have to compete with another game that offered the exact same gimmick -- Midway's Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy.
As it happens, neither game was a huge success, but it's Second Sight that can claim a de facto victory, gaining favor as a cult classic in spite of its less than spectacular commercial success. That's with good reason too, as it was a fine game indeed.
One that deserves to have its story told.... read more