Legacy of Kain: Defiance
LoKD turned out to be a great New Year present - both in the literal sense of the word and in quotation marks. In the literal sense - because it…

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High-quality voice acting is the key to immersion in gaming reality
The computer game industry has been developing for several decades. During this time, virtual visualization technologies have come a long way from the simplest 2D animation, with square men and…

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V-Rally 3
Western observers in whose hands the Xbox version of the third V-Rally has fallen are generally enthusiastic about it and find it indecent to put the game on a par…

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Postal 2: Share the Pain

The most obvious mistake that can be made by seeing this compact on a shelf is to assume that you have, so to speak, some new life in the game with some name in the game world. However, no – in front of you is simply a game brought to a state in which the games, in fact, should be put up for good sale.

Brushed, polished, with working multiplayer mode finally. To clear my conscience, I’ve added a couple of additional cards to it, but that’s all. However, the main factor was cleaned up, because of which we did not recommend the previous version of the game for purchase – namely, monstrous, intolerable, insanely annoying loading times when moving from one part of the world to another, and these transitions had to be made constantly.

Now this procedure takes quite decent time – it’s hard to say how much this is due to code optimization, Continue reading

Legacy of Kain: Defiance
LoKD turned out to be a great New Year present - both in the literal sense of the word and in quotation marks. In the literal sense - because it…

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Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising
The single-player campaign is represented only by the cooperative regime and, to be honest, is of little interest. Bots on both sides behave tolerably (at least better than the enemies…

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The Hobbit
It’s interesting, of course, how computer game building patterns prevail over the prototypes that they use to identify well-known brands and good memories :) Could Tolkien, thinking up his halflings,…

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Kohan II: Kings Of War
In Kohan, inventive “timegates” managed to refresh both the actual game concept of the real-time strategy and the ideological content of the fantasy RTS. In no way wanting to belittle…

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