Children of Mana Review
The shallow, repetitive gameplay of Children of Mana negates any nostalgic charm that the game might have attempted to capture.
After seeing an article on this game in Famitsu, I couldn't wait to get my hands on it. However, I didn't have a DS yet at the time of release, and I wanted a DS Lite instead of the ugly standard model. Getting a DS Li... Read Full Review31 of 32 users found the following review helpful
This game is supposed to be a sequel to sword of mana, a classic, great game. This game shouldn't have even been played by reviewers it is an FAIL GAME. It cost $40. I wouldn't even play this game if they would pay me $4... Read Full Review1 of 8 users found the following review helpful
I had some high hopes for this game. I was really thinking that this was going to be as good and fun as Secret of Mana, but I was wrong again. I really don't know if it's me, but I would have been satisfied with a DS rel... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Children of Mana is a game I should have reviewed ages ago so that I could share with fellow gamers just how much of a disappointment it was. As specified, I played more than 10 hours. Eventually the repetition just d... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
This game is no way a classic but if you can pick it up for cheap it is worth the purchase, if you like dungeon crawlers. It was not as good as it could have been because it didnt follow the original formula that Secret... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
The game is highly addictive, and the story is just plain great. If you love Final Fantasy or any other fantasy-adventure-RPG, then this game is a must buy. The soundtrack is just plain awsome, and is pretty good for ... Read Full Review0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Children of Mana IS a repetitive game, then again a lot of hack and slashes are. While the story holds true to its predecessors in where one wakes up finding themselves in a town and land being over run by monsters and ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
This game has good graphics. The game play needs a little work cause it's just too simple and too boring. If Square Enix brought in some awesome Final Fantasy Style summons or spells and gave us more eye candy, then mayb... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
OOOk here we go! Well, I'll describe the story, but I might include some accidental spoilers. The world of mana is in danger once again due to darkness engulfing the mana tree. The mana Lord is the one to blame, but h... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
The Good: great soundtrack; dual-wielding weapons adds some variety; nice 2D visuals The Bad: even with dual-wielding and gem customization, the game has very little depth; enemies like to overwhelm you; Children o... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Although, you have to enjoy dungeon crawling and repetive hack and slash, ah..... the story is a bit boring, because it really never surprises you, although I found the presentation of the story amazing for a ds. (that s... Read Full Review2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
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