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7.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 1633 ratings
  1. 10 (179)
  2. 9 (374)
  3. 8 (571)
  4. 7 (279)
  5. 6 (101)
  6. 5 (57)
  7. 4 (26)
  8. 3 (15)
  9. 2 (8)
  10. 1 (23)

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  • User Rating:9

    ok my geeky brother, this old school D&D RPG is going to knock your level 3 chain mail socks off. It feels a bit like Baldur's Gate and less like Arcanum which is pretty smart in my book. I say---essentials Man, essentia... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.2

    This game will appeal to the classic D&D gamer in you! It certainly brought back memories of the original BG with some old-school gold-box nostalgia thrown in for good measure. Troika managed to capture this classi... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4

    Having been new to the D&D world (my only exposure is through the video games and this only in the past year) I am finding this newest game out to be by far the most indepth of all of them. The gameplay takes some time t... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    I've never like turn based games, but ToEE's deep strategy and high-stakes combat gives each encounter a tension all its own. The mechanics are the truest pen and paper D&D reproduction to date. I heard people make thi... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6.8

    buggy and too brief: Had the potential to be amazing but it falls really short.

    If you like tactical combat, the turn-based combat here is pretty great. The GS review already explains why the combat is fun. But there are some other issues that bring the game down. Even after patching, it is fantas... Read Full Review

    1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4

    I was not one bit disappointed by TOEE. Many recent RPG's have been underwhelming at best, or just plain uninspired. But not this one, it kind of revisits the original Baldur's Gate's sense of high adventure. It is as Dn... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.6

    This is the very best RPG I have ever played. The graphics are drop-dead gorgeous. The spell effects are fabulous! The combat is what this game is all about. Incredible turn-based combat system.I appreciate everythin... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.9

    Temple of Elemental Evil demonstrates a level of faithfulness to D&D that has never been seen in a computer product before. The graphics look like the Infinity Engine (of Baldur's Gate fame), but much updated. I still ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.6

    Polished, Absorbing, and Well Presented. I'm dissapointed GameSpot didn't give this title due credit. Usually they're right on with their scores, but I must say I've been waiting for TOEE for a while and I'm truel... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4

    This is a great looking game. The 2D isometric settings look great with the 3D characters on them. The characters look great and the monsters are well done. The game follows the Dungeons & Dragons rules very well. The... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful