Ground Control II
Recent gaming times on PCs have not been marked by an abundance of strategies. First-person shooters - as many as you want. 3d action even more. But strategies are few.…

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FIFA Football 2004
The new game from the FIFA series pleased us long before the new, 2004, which flaunts an index to the name. And this is strange, given that in 2004 the…

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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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Homeworld 2

From the first steps it becomes obvious that the subject to which the developers focused on is graphics. The policy is absolutely correct: everyone who makes a game about space should make sure that the space looks good – the audience loves to look at something, but there isn’t so much in the open space. As a result, the only thing you can find fault with is the background, which should portray “the grandiose objects of the local solar system against the backdrop of the greatness of the vast expanse of space.” The “objects” were made beautifully, sometimes majestically: colossal and not very planets, burning luminaries, mysterious nebulae, titanic fragments of structures of artificial origin (it’s clear that half of the “natural cosmic phenomena” in real nature do not occur in reality, being simply decorative fiction ) Alas, due to the fact that they are painted and pasted “on the back wall of the Universe” – some of them look too blurry and fuzzy. You still cannot come close to them due to the specific features of the game Continue reading

Aura – Fate of the Ages

Adventure games, as you might have noticed, are not the strongest side of our section. We can somehow cope with the bright, mass things intended for the mass player, but from a rather vast stream of questomanian adventures focused exclusively on a considerable audience of quest lovers – well, unless we grab the most interesting ones. Such is the subject of current consideration – lying at the junction of, so to speak, genres – the “quest for quest fans” is equally, if not more, a “casket of puzzles for puzzle lovers.” Plus, inadvertently excites all lovers of good graphics 🙂

The graphics, however, are squeezed into the usual framework of the engine from the Adventure Company – that is, at each separate moment in time, the player either rotates his gaze in any direction inside the “bubble”, which imitates Continue reading

Wars and Warriors: Joan of Arc
Jeanne is an excellent response to the “European way of gaming” in the action genre: bright, original, filled with many wonderful finds and creative rethinking. Made filigree - very thoughtful…

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Secret Weapons over Normandy
Well - LucasArts is literally gaining momentum right before our eyes, restoring the former glory of one of the best, and more importantly, the "unmistakable" publishers of the PC gaming…

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Hitman: Blood Money
A game like Hitman requires no introduction. This game attracts players thanks to its addictive gameplay. A simple task - to “remove the victim”, can drag on for several hours…

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Lord of the Rings: War of the Rings Источник - http://rusadvice.org/computers/games/lord_of_the_rings_war_of_the_rings.html#ixzz6CsSRkYJn
Say what you like, it’s nice when reading a professional western review of the game - to note how literally point-by-point, as by notes, it rests on your own notes-theses…

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