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, think that one day someone will encounter Champions created on their basis , Lionhearted by slingers, with a Fire Blade, an adamant weapon, under the leadership of Thorin the Chosen with a leadership of 4 and blessed by the archangel “(a famous joke from the Universe Master of Magic)? How would he perceive the ruthless hobbits killers alone stacking stacks of armored Uruk Hay in Return of the King? Or, moreover, Frodo as an immortal military hero, who is leading the gnome detachments on combat campaigns, while improving his / her battle qualities (War of the Ring)? 🙂 However, all this today is a reality, as young Bilbo Baggins has just become a reality, according to the ideas of the next creation of Vivendi, he is a noble fighter and a magnificent thief in one person (although, if you think about it, the original book did Continue reading
Which MMORPG fans did not dream of a perfect online role-playing game, where everything would be done well and right? It is good that sometimes there are daredevils who are not limited to only dreams.
Gavan Woolery, the author of the Genesis project, conceived something truly extraordinary: a massively multiplayer online role-playing game where a considerable part of the content would be created by the players themselves, and the word “role-playing” would be returned to its original meaning.
Genesis is currently in an early stage of development, but something of interest has already been done. Firstly, these are the outline of game mechanics, and secondly, a significant part of the graphics engine.
The setting is not original here: the traditional fantasy Middle Ages. Continue reading
Broken Sword is the third game in a series of wonderful adventures that have not gone unnoticed by almost all PC players. Despite the fact that the first two episodes pleased us already in the distant 1996 and 1997 – the brand had a strong reputation, and the 6 years it took to transition the game in 3D didn’t bother anyone. As a result, the game today can be found on almost any counter, unlike its most serious competitor, probably today – Uru: Ages Beyond Myst. Which, in our opinion, is at least strange – because Uru is not only magnificent, but also a direct heir to Myst.
But you can be glad that on two discs Broken Sword – at least, it seems, is a complete game, and not cutting from a Continue reading