Summary: Are you the type of gamer who finds themselves increasingly turned off by the dumbing-down of modern role-playing games? Were you disappointed by easy accessibility of recent Final Fantasy and Fallout games? Do you wish today's crop of adventure games were more in line with what we saw in the 1980s?
Review: Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City (Nintendo DS)
29 November 2010
Summary: : Etrian Odyssey III is basically a more finely tuned version of its predecessors, offering some added elements and depth for those who like the series, but between the expanded genre offerings on the DS in the past couple years and the lack of any significant innovations to the game, the game ends...
NDS Review - 'Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City'
25 November 2010
Summary: The embodiment of adventure and discovery in the purest sense, Etrian Odyssey III transports gamers to a sparkling oceanic paradise filled with atmospheric dungeons to chart and survey, vast watery expanses to sail across, and rumors of a sunken city to investigate.
Conclusion: Even as a handheld title, Etrian III likewise shows off that the DS can be a very capable system in the hands of the right developers. Armoroad, the town that serves as the hub you’ll frequent between dungeon bouts, is gorgeous, at least from the little you actually see of it.