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Risen 2: Dark Waters


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GF Rating


Too racially charged and combat is weak.

posted by Nergle (SPRING VALLEY, CA) Nov 14, 2012

Member since Jun 2007

This game was on it's way to getting a 6 or 7 rating from me. The crafting and character development was decent, despite having a little bit of a weak combat system. However, on the second island I ran into some of the white NPCs that referred to the black native NPCs as "Spearchuckers" along with other familiar sounding epithets. I love a game that isn't afraid to get gritty and add extra realism to their environment, but they couldn't find a better way of doing that? After a few minutes of thinking it annoyed me enough to put the game right back in it's sleeve and dump it in the mail. Being a voodoo pirate is pretty useless too, despite how cool the skill descriptions made it sound. All in all, you can definitely find better.

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Really Bad

Some developers should NOT!

posted by TGP1000 (INGLESIDE, IL) Sep 3, 2012

Member since Apr 2011

Plan and simple... Worse then the first!!!

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