Sword of the Stars II: Lords of Winter Review
Sword of the Stars II is a hot mess, beleaguered by crash bugs, freezes, a poor user interface, and limited tutorials.
I don't know what to add from the reviews so far...this game is very broken, many features don't work or are disabled and the price charged is for a working game is not work the mess that is Sword of the Stars II and I w... Read Full Review9 of 9 users found the following review helpful
Granted the launch was lousy, the follow through on that screwup though was impressive and exactly what I'd come to expect from Kerebros as well as the support. And while they do lose major points for releaseing what par... Read Full Review1 of 5 users found the following review helpful
To be honest, when I looked at the ratings and was surprised to see they were so low. I actually wondered if it was the same game. Apparently the patches have turned a bad release into a decent game. It's still not perfe... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Right now the game is just unplayable. they released an old beta first, with sooooo many things disabled, bugged etc. Then they released a patch that said it brought it up to the actual version that was supposed to be re... Read Full Review5 of 7 users found the following review helpful
Sword of the Stars is a great game, abit one hard to get into. Sword of the Stars 2 is a very pretty display, and could make a decent, abit resource intensive screen saver with it's well detailed and animated spacecraft.... Read Full Review8 of 9 users found the following review helpful
First of all, the makers say they made a mistake, and upped an old beta of this game to steam. Then the update (the so called real game) is also a beta. It should never have been released in the condition it was. Bu... Read Full Review5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Even if the game were not broken, making the player sit through a 5 minute countdown during EVERY non-player combat totally makes this worthless. Players of the first game will know that there were huge numbers of encou... Read Full Review5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Its hard to comment on the game itself since i actualy haven't played it. As far as i have gotten without a crash was the mission screen where you select maps etc. Even there alot of graphics and text were missing. T... Read Full Review9 of 10 users found the following review helpful
This game improves on everything in the first instalment. After a mistake which lead to the alpha version of the game being uploaded to steam, many customers were given the impression that this game is poorly made and se... Read Full Review3 of 26 users found the following review helpful
Sword of the Stars II: Lords of Winter is a broken pile of ideas that do not cohere into anything worth playing, much less buying. Both the publisher and the developer have apologized for this mess, and have promised to ... Read Full Review7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
Wall of text (at least skim it over so you know what you are getting yourself into - small bugs list near the end). From the lead developer: "First of all the bad news...Thanks to various factors we are now sitting o... Read Full Review7 of 9 users found the following review helpful
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