Excerpt: I usually shy away from any game that has a game reviewer's opinion on the cover. This is a long held fear of reviewers from major magazines – they don't get paid to write bad reviews. (Hello GamePro!) However, it was my charge to review the GameCube version of Gladius, so into my console it went.
Summary: Grab an axe and pummel your enemy for gold!
Pros: Above average voice acting, Gorgeous art direction, Plethora of characters, skills, classes, Well designed arenas, Wide and varied gameplay goals
Cons: Loading screen will be forever burned into your mind, Models are a little weird, One con for the loading issue just is not enough, it's that bad, On the easy side, Unable to scroll over "unpassable" areas
Excerpt: LucasArts have once again made one of those games that can keep you on your couch playing for a long time, if you're a turn-based RPG fan of course. Gladius is as a good as it looks! The game takes place in a world of ancient Roman themed gladiator stadiums.
Conclusion: Ingesamt ist LucasArts’ Gladius ein gutes Spiel geworden. Die taktischen Elemente, die euch im Kampf zur Verfügung stehen, sind wirklich erstaunlich. Auch der riesige Umfang (40 Stunden und mehr Spielspaß), sowie zwei verschiedene Storys, und eine gute deutsche Synchronisation sind positiv in...