Its obvious whoever made this game had fun doing it and that it was a labor of love. Why is it obvious you say? Perhaps because of its expressive quality and its epic sense of scale or perhaps simply because its, dare I say...jaunty?. And gosh darnnit people like it. And above all else, for the love of GAWD, its open ended thank you very much. Krikey. Let us explore and make unscrupulous choices to our hearts content just as if we really were inhabiting a *ahem* manifest realm of fantastic possibility and dire consequence. Yet keep the action fast and loose. The juice is the action, the action is the juice. Remember that kidz. Cheers.
Here is a quick history lesson for everyone who is new to the series: Back in 2001, a German company called Piranha Bytes released the first title in the series adequately named "Gothic". While not a perfect game, Gothic... Read Full Review
The things that get critiziced the most here are the control scheme and the trial-and-error system. Now, I don't have anything against easy games, don't get me wrong. But this game takes a realistic approach to RPG. R... Read Full Review