Silent Storm Review
Silent Storm is so over-the-top that the rough edges seem acceptable in the context of everything else, and overall, surely this is a game whose strengths outweigh its weaknesses.
If you have been looking for a suitable turn-based tactical combat game and are sick of replaying X-Com and Final Fantasy Tactics, your search ends here. Silent Storm's most endearing feature is that it rewards creati... Read Full Review5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
I've had this game just sitting around for over 12 years. Finally i actually played it! For some reason I just had forgotten all about it... and this is a true shame because this is a pretty amazing turn based game. But ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
rpgs from the world war 2 aren't very plentiful. that may be because the setting is not best. guns in rpgs were unlikely in 2004, yet encore interactive has shown us all that rpgs don't need swords, elves, orcs and other... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
There are few games that attempt to emulate what the Jagged Alliance franchise has done. The sophistication of the latter (and its lack of sterling commercial success) does not make it easy for other developers who had c... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
The thing you need to know about Silent Storm is that it was the first game to implement a special engine that would later be called - The Silent Storm Engine. The Silent Storm Engine is basically the core of the game... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
The turn-based strategy game is a niche genre in the vast gaming world, though it's one of the mainstream of most popular Japanese and Chinese games. In my opinion, if you love this type of genre, you would have no probl... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
You know, ever since I first read about Jagged Alliance 2 in one of my favorite computer games magazine, I fell in love with that game. No, seriously. Cool story, tons of guns, great and exciting turn-based combat, lots ... Read Full Review5 of 18 users found the following review helpful
Silent Storm is a big surprise in a small package. It has so many good elements that bring so much flavor to the game. Lots of small things add realism which makes this turn-based, demi-RPG a hit for me. First, ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Hard to believe just how many people missed this game. Poor marketing in North America has left what I believe to be one of the best games ever made in the gutter. You can still find a few copies around in bargain bins e... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Well, yes and no. But it is obvious it is a successful fresh blood for this genre. I was fascinated by graphics and the gameplay for highly destructible environment and its high RPG value. Lets breakdown Pros & C... Read Full Review5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Think of chess for the moment. You have all the players lined up, each of them specialised in their field. Planning ahead is absolutely imperative otherwise the end will arrive very soon. You think and ponder of what the... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
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