The third installment of Thief is a welcome addition to my gaming library. Can you have a gaming library? I digress, I loved the first to installments of Thief and looked forward to playing this one. While the story progressed naturally to the Keepers, I felt like it was a little to simple. I was thinking quite early about who the villain was and wanting to blackjack them and dump them in the river. Obviously, I would suggest you play Thief 1 and 2 before picking this up but if you love stealth games, you will like this one. If you are looking for action and bodycount, this is not your game. You can kill things but if you play on the expert difficulty, you aren't allowed. You are supposed to be a thief, not a murderer. Anyway, the graphics and sound are good. You need a shading video card to play it and I believe you can get a High texture graphics upgrade online. This makes the game very real.
The stealth genre wasn't much before Looking Glass came along and redefined it with it's seminal game Thief: The Dark Project, a game that is considered among the best ever made. Its sequel, The Metal Age brought a bit m... Read Full Review