Anachronox is a solid addition to the genre and makes up for some rough spots with a welcome sense of humor and a lot of personality.
The term "revolutionary" has been misused all too often to describe games. "Revolutionary graphics, revolutionary physics, revolutionary gameplay" are all part of the marketing hype for any new game that may not advance... Read Full Review14 of 15 users found the following review helpful
I had bad time with Anachronox because of "small" things that are easy to miss when checking out the game info. What everyone talks about is that it is a Sci-Fi JRPG with turn based combat, unique characters, humor and... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
I first tried this game because I was desperately looking for a PC RPG that had the feel of a console game (I didn't have the money for a PS2 back then). When I picked this up in the bargain bin I was very pleasantly su... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Now if only I could find my copy of this game, I could write a better review than this one, but for now I will have to use whatever I can recall about that game. Ion Storm is known for very good games like Deus Ex, Th... Read Full Review1 of 7 users found the following review helpful
I seen this game get some good reviews but never heard of it before so i decided to get a copy, go the game for £2.50 including p+p on ebay....have to say this is the best £2.50 i have ever spent, this game l... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Gameplay: 8/10 Gameplay wise, Anachronox is more J-RPG than anything else: semi-linear storyline, third-person adventuring, pages of dialogue (in blue boxes, no less), and a turn-based combat system based on a similar m... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Annacronox is an RPG game with good of sense of humor. At first, the plot is not too clear. People might got confuse on the opening scene, what happen to Sly. Maybe its because the limited graphic engine. Even though tha... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I have decided to go back and review games that I really liked but not alot of people had played. It is unfortunate that this game did not do that well in retail. It offers something which is great fun to play. You st... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I just love love love this game. Read the Gamespot review. It's bang on. One thing they neglected to mention is the camera angles in the third person perspective. No, the camera doesn't make problems in playing the game.... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I really hate to do this, but I have to give Anachronox an altogether failing grade. The simple fact of the matter is that I literally could not finish the game because bugs in the game prevented me from advancing all th... Read Full Review0 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Ion Storm came out with Anachronox in the wake of the Daikatana failure and in the midst of the Deus Ex boon, so understandably, this game's release was overshadowed by the good and bad press surrounding the other two ti... Read Full Review0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
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