Conclusion: When it comes to graphics, Lonpos is fairly average. There’s little variety in backgrounds and the game doesn’t have very much detail. The exact same can be said about the sound, too. The same track is basically played over and over again, and after a while, you’ll want to throw your Wii Remote at your television to make it stop. Besides this, the controls aren’t nearly as good as they should be. For a game of this nature, the controls should feel natural and intuitive.
Summary: Parents need to know that this is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game in which the developers have this game have no qualms about including violence and sexual content in this game. Females are shown topless. And most quests require the player to kill others. Blood will spray from wounds and heads can be lopped off. This world is a dark savage place where society is so primitive that despots perform human sacrifice as a form of religious piety.
Summary: This pick-up-and-play attribute adds to the game’s appeal, allowing you to jump in whenever the mood strikes without having to compare schedules with a half dozen compatriots. Conan launched with a variety of minor bugs and irritations, but the development team has implemented fixes in a timely manner, assuring we’ll stick with the game—at least until we reach the level cap.
Conclusion: Age of Conan is a beautiful game that does many things to set itself apart from other games in the genre. The fact is, though, that AoC often plays as an unpolished and half-finished game. Nonetheless, technical issues aside, it is a testament to the game that there is still fun to be had with its excellent soundtrack, beautiful graphics, unique combat system and immersive early game content.
Pros: Unique combat; Best early game content in an MMO; Gorgeous graphics.
Cons: Bugs, bugs, and more bugs; Missing and broken late game content; Requires a NASA computer to run.
Excerpt: I've been playing Conan for a few weeks now and I must say that it is one of the best game I've ever played. After playing this game, I have come up with three reasons why this game is so impressive: the graphics, the game play, and of course the carnage.
Excerpt: I've been playing Conan for a few weeks now and I must say that it is one of the best game I've ever played. After playing this game, I have come up with three reasons why this game is so impressive: the graphics, the game play, and of course the carnage. If you are like me you will appreciate the amazing graphics. Age of Conan is filled with beautiful landscapes, beautiful people, and unique architecture with incredibly detailed textures.
Excerpt: Creating a successful MMORPG that is not just a great game, but one that has the depth and capacity to maintain the interests of millions from all around the world, is expected to be difficult. Primarily about striking a balance and offering new adventures and experiences that could only be delivered within the realms of a separate online world, it’s certainly no easy task, made considerably harder by a pre-existing army of devoted WoW players eagerly expecting its new...
Summary: Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures is an Online Action RPG, mixing a deep, story-driven single-player experience and a massive and brutal multiplayer end-game brings forth the ultimate representation of the Age of Conan.