I really loved the original Deus Ex. What a great game that is. A true classic. But Invisible War was a hugh disappointment for me. The graphics are pretty good, even by today's standards, but the environments are very claustrophobic; and the plot, and the general feel of the game world is unconvincing. I gave up on the game every time I tried to play it. I just could not get into it. Also there is a problem with the ammo system in that there is very little of it about at critical moments. Also the augmentation system which in the original game was very much like a leveling system was screwed-up and dumbed down in IW. The only good thing about the game was the music from the Kidney Thieves (awful name - yeuch). So I would say definitely give it a miss....really...and if you haven't played the original game...read the reviews...and play it! You can probably get it for a couple of Euro or Dollars online. Well worth it.
Deus Ex was one of those titles that nobody really expected. Released in 2000 by Ion Storm, a developer whose reputation was in shambles after the massive public failure known as Daikatana, Deus Ex provided a style of ga... Read Full Review
Alright, let's try and get this over with as softly and smoothly as possible. Although I regret having to say it, when you compare Invisible War to the brilliant original of Deus Ex, the follow-up frankly falls painfully... Read Full Review