If you like the GOTHIC series, or The Elder Scrolls, this game is a MUST for you! I haven't finished the game, but I got far enough (20 hrs) to tell you it's AWESOME ! Just EXACTLY the way I like it, TOTAL IMMERSE, beautiful landscapes on and on, GREAT story line, professional voice acting as in all the previous versions, same great musical background like I am used to since the first game. There is NOTHING missing! Except for the flaws! (remember?). But there is even some HUMOR in this game, VERY hard to find these days! I think as far as humor this is second to GTA4. I don't think there has been a more entertaining game on the market since GTA4!
This is game design at its BEST! This is TRUE BEAUTY! The only thing: I'm only 20 hrs into the game, so there is PLENTY MORE TO COME!!! And a word of Caution: VERY, TOTALLY ADDICTIVE !!! I don't understand some negative voices. This time, maybe for the FIRST TIME in the GOTHIC 3D Gaming History everything seems to be RIGHT !
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