Silent Storm Review
Silent Storm is so over-the-top that the rough edges seem acceptable in the context of everything else, and overall, surely this is a game whose strengths outweigh its weaknesses.
You have to hand it to a game developer to try making a turn-based action game. Think about it... turn, based, action. Action games these days are gung-ho on packing as many big booms and massive destruction before you... Read Full Review5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
I've had this game just sitting around for over 12 years. Finally i actually played it! For some reason I just had forgotten all about it... and this is a true shame because this is a pretty amazing turn based game. But ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
rpgs from the world war 2 aren't very plentiful. that may be because the setting is not best. guns in rpgs were unlikely in 2004, yet encore interactive has shown us all that rpgs don't need swords, elves, orcs and other... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
There are few games that attempt to emulate what the Jagged Alliance franchise has done. The sophistication of the latter (and its lack of sterling commercial success) does not make it easy for other developers who had c... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
The thing you need to know about Silent Storm is that it was the first game to implement a special engine that would later be called - The Silent Storm Engine. The Silent Storm Engine is basically the core of the game... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
The only thing more to like about this game may be its emphasis on combat over the clue-finding objectives more frequently in the first game. Other than that, Sentinels offers a neat number of new weapon models and misc ... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
The turn-based strategy game is a niche genre in the vast gaming world, though it's one of the mainstream of most popular Japanese and Chinese games. In my opinion, if you love this type of genre, you would have no probl... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
You know, ever since I first read about Jagged Alliance 2 in one of my favorite computer games magazine, I fell in love with that game. No, seriously. Cool story, tons of guns, great and exciting turn-based combat, lots ... Read Full Review5 of 18 users found the following review helpful
Gameplay: 8 Graphics: 8 Sounds: 8 Value: 9 Tilt: 8 Actual score: 8.2 Back in 2003, Jowood Productions released Silent Storm which had some considerable success with players and critics alike as it reminded player... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
If you liked Silent Storm and wished it would be a bit longer, or a bit better, you'd do well to look up Sentinels. This expansion pack continues building on the foundations set by S2, and introduces many new elements an... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Silent Storm is a big surprise in a small package. It has so many good elements that bring so much flavor to the game. Lots of small things add realism which makes this turn-based, demi-RPG a hit for me. First, ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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