Conclusion: Like the first game, Puzzle Quest 2 takes a simple casual affair and adds layers of depth you won't be able to resist. Even though the quest is long and your customization options seem to be limitless, it still works as a game you can pick up and play for short sessions. This is the Puzzle Quest you fell in love with, and the new dungeon exploration and usable items only sweeten the deal.
Excerpt: The Madden Football series is a staple of gaming. If you’re a gamer of some kind, you have an opinion on the series be it positive or negative. Either you love the idea of getting into the mind of the coaches and the rest of the players on your team, building up and taking on the best the other division has to offer in the Superbowl each year.
Excerpt: The Madden football game series has become so entrenched in the lives of gamers. Even those that hate sports games can instantly tell you that Madden 05 or 06 or whatever version is current is one of the most popular video games out there. Sure, some might go into a nerd rage when you mention it and talk about how sports games are the bane of whatever Japanese RPG is popular at the time, but the popularity of these sports games is undeniable.
Conclusion: Meine Damen und Herren, wir haben einen würdigen Erben gefunden! Das lange Warten auf „Puzzle Quest 2“ hat sich ohne jede Frage gelohnt. Zwar dürften Kenner des Vorgängers Features wie den Aufbau einer eigenen Festung oder das eigenhändige Schmieden von Waffen vermissen, dafür bekommt man allerdings einen gelungenen Dungeon Crawler mit zahlreichen Nebenaufgaben und Geheimnissen und Verbesserungen im Kampfsystem.