Black Sigil: Blade of the Exiled Review
While Black Sigil comes with all the basic trappings of a traditional RPG, it’s too frustrating and unoriginal to stand out.
I came across Black Sigil: Blade of The Exiled when on holiday in Canada, and found from the game screenshots on the back of it's box seemed very similar to the old 2D retro, RPG's that were on the older Nintendo systems... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Back during the age of 16-bit gaming on the SNES I remember a game called Chrono Trigger. Chrono Trigger was an RPG that was so great that I believe that game is what dragged me into the land of rpgs! I was very youn... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
This game for people who like old rpgs like final fantasy, legend of mana, chrono trigger is a pretty appealing game, in all aspects, from graphics, story, battle system, leveling system they are all pretty good. Then... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Black Sigil has a slow start, but eventually hooks you and doesn't let you go.The game has the potential to be an instant classic, but bugs other problems hinder it immensely. Also, it's easy to play this game for 60 hou... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
When I first powered on Black Sigil, I was greeted to a beautiful intro. It wasn't tranquil like Chrono's Millennial Fair or action-packed like the imperial entrance into Narshe in FFVI, but the game clearly had a forebo... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I discovered Black Sigil about a year ago and was immediately drawn to its style and design. I'm happy to discover that the end result of 4 years of development was indeed worth the wait and worth the purchase price. T... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
People have been clamoring for a sequel to Chrono Trigger for years now. Some gamers consider Chrono Cross to be a superb sequel to that time-traveling epic, while others found it to be a dud. I thought Chrono Cross wa... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
The steady flow of JRPGs for the DS this year has been terrific in spirit, but very, very few have managed to rise above being much different than JRPGs have been since the GBA days. Unfortunately, Black Sigil is yet ano... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
In a world where 3-D rendering is taken to a whole new level, the Nintendo DS platform has proved that 2D still lives on, especially the RErelease of Chrono Trigger, late last year. The formula is still there and proved ... Read Full Review2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
I had been following this game since the GBA days. I recall playing Riviera and looking forward to it when it was still project exile. I figured it would be the next great handheld rpg. I was initially so excited for ... Read Full Review3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
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