Reviews are out for the game.

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3 years ago#11
How can there be any reviews out for this game when it hasn't even been released for private testing.
3 years ago#12
The reviews make me sad. I'll still get this, but I'll wait for a price drop.
3 years ago#13
So basically the biggest problem is the combat and the small-ish world.

It's a shame. I liked the combat of Gothic 2, even if it was a little weird. It was challenging at least, blocking at the right time, back-stepping etc. It kept you alert. Sounds like the combat is just dull in this.
3 years ago#14
hmm
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3 years ago#15
risen 1 got some meh reviews too and inspired a cult following.
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3 years ago#16
risen 1 got some meh reviews too and inspired a cult following.

Even gothic 2 didn't aggregate above an 80%, but we all know it's one of the best games of all time.
3 years ago#17
These games aren't really designed for the broad gaming audience.

People who played risen 1 for pc and liked it, will like this. Period.
3 years ago#18
It's true the deck seems to be stacked against PB games, but those reviews seem remarkably consistent.

What worries me is the combat being boring. I loved the combat in Risen. It sounds like its simple and easy in this game?
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3 years ago#19

From: donwallo | #018
It's true the deck seems to be stacked against PB games, but those reviews seem remarkably consistent.

What worries me is the combat being boring. I loved the combat in Risen. It sounds like its simple and easy in this game?




it's nearly the same as risen 1 from what i hear.
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3 years ago#20
I guess I'll have to see for myself. I remember getting owned early on in Risen because some combat aspects were difficult for a low level character. Combat at least kept you on your toes.

All the reviews for part 2 make it sound like that is no longer the case.
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