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Quick Review: Additional Modules First Included in Neverwinter Nights: Gold

It’s sort of cheating to consider these another finished game, but I have little chance to add to this year’s number otherwise. Also, some 13 years after starting the original campaign and more than four after finishing Hordes of the Underdark, playing through these means I can now finally say that I finished Neverwinter Nights: […]

Review: Grim Fandango: Remastered

I must say that this review is put together in a hurry and focusing mainly on the remaster and less on the game itself. I haven’t played the original game, however, and also didn’t care to try to play this version with the original controls or graphics, so I can’t make a direct comparison, but […]

Review: Lionheart: Legacy of the Crusader

I had this ordered very differently in my mind, but since I’m submitting it on MobyGames as well, I’ll again try to stick to that review format and start with the fact that I did rather enjoy the setting and the alternate history idea, including the use of known characters and events. Sure, it could […]

Review: Ascension to the Throne

Ascension to the Throne does a few interesting things with the combat, and that’s even more important when the combat is pretty much the only aspect it has going for it. Well, that and the fact that it’s quite a power trip, which is good from where I’m standing, though those looking for a challenge […]

Quick Review: Syberia

I gave up on adventure games pretty much completely more than 15 years ago, but found myself sort of curious to try this one ever since it was given away for free on GOG.com and now I did. And I was stubborn enough to never glance at a guide, figuring everything out on my own, […]