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GF Rating
7.8

6269 ratings

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GF Rating
9

Excellent

Great!

posted by criceball (LONG BEACH, CA) Apr 29, 2012

Member since Jul 2007

I liked this game a lot. Not too many games keep my interest like Dead Rising, but this one certainly did. TONS of hack and slash. The final battle isn't too hard once you figure the secret out (hint: certain type of potion). There are tons of side quests to keep the gamer entertained and occupied. Hopefully they come out with a sequel :)

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

This is what RPGs should be like.

posted by LegitView (TALLAHASSEE, FL) Apr 27, 2012

Member since Oct 2010

Pros:
Story
Gameplay
"the combat is soo much fun."
Loot
Artistic World

Cons:
I played in "Hard" it was like normal difficulty...
They should make Super Hard mode.
The Gaints addon should be played, not included, its make the story more complete.

You should be able to JUMP, god that, is only my problem with this game... u can't jump theres only section where you have to and jump.

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If you want to play a game that is worth 60hrs + and be enjoyed throughout the pick/buy this up.
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Skyrim, boring combat /w good story choices dont really matter in the end but w/ fresh graphics.
Fallout, boring comat w/ great story and choices make a difference and decent graphics.

Witchr 2, boring combat w/ great-amazing story, choices have HUGE impact, good graphics, but with bad design to navigate the world( no fast travel and can't really run) no reference point to where you gotta go.

AMALUR, amazing combat, choices dont matter in the end. w/ good story w/ animation-like-decent graphics.

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GF Rating
7

Good

Fable graphics meet somewhat Skyrim quality plots

posted by rajoto (FREDERICK, MD) Apr 27, 2012

Member since Apr 2012

The game is good, honestly, but like a few others have said, it could have been better. Especially when you take into consideration just how much potential the core of the story had.

The combat is pretty cool, smooth and pretty and destructive, but its still another press 1 button for 5 different move set kinda things. It works, it just could've been much more. Not to mention, there comes a time where your character just ends up feeling like an untouchable monster (well, my conqueror felt that way anyways).

The story is pretty good, and the side quests are also good, but there's just something about this game that doesn't quite suck you into its world. Its worth a rent, but I wouldn't buy it.

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