Summary: When I first heard of this game, I started geeking out. It sounded too good to be true. A game that let you mess with the very fabric of the experience. Unfortunately, the actual product is a bit of a mess. First off, you are drooped into the game with no knowledge of the controls or even who the heck your character is or what he is supposed to be doing.
Excerpt: "Avanlon Code is a cute game I found via Amazon – I was doing my stereotypical impulse buying and it came up in the section ‘Recommended for you’. Not the smartest way to buy computer games I will admit but I have found some absolutely fantastic games this way. This is to be fair one of them. My problem with writing this review is that I really want to give this game five stars, but I can’t. The idea is original and compelling, the gameplay is intricate ...
Summary: I had rather high hopes for this game, with it coming from the creative minds behind both the Harvest Moon & Rune Factory series. I have long been a fan of Harvest Moon (right back from the days of Gameboy Colour!) and a few years ago I was introduced to an installment of the Rune Factory series, which I also greatly enjoyed. I'll be honest - I was really let down by this game.
Excerpt: Le jeu est très réussi mais je reconnais que le gameplay est un peu tiré par les cheveux. En effet, devoir faire appel aux capacités du livre à chaque combat se révèlera très frustrante par moments. De plus l'intrigue est peu intéressante et accumule les clichés. Dommage car, sans ce gameplay approximatif, le jeu aurait pu être meilleur.