Excerpt: The game interface is the same as the previous two episodes. You control your character's movement with the arrow keys and select items with the enter key. Many people have criticised the Alone in the Dark series for its control system but I find this a little hard to understand.
Excerpt: Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri is a futuristic, turn based strategy game in which you command a legion in attempt to take over the planet You research technologies to upgrade your troops and build better artillery.
Excerpt: Are you enjoyed you the introduction? Well, then comincìamo immediately. Only a puntualizzazione: you often save, rather thick. The explosion of the gate has stunned the guardia.Aspettate that rise again and hurt you her. I recommend a series of headings.
Excerpt: Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri is a thinly veiled Civilization 3, which is only fair since he created the first two, right? Set in the near future, the people of Earth have trashed the planet and an expedition has been sent to Alpha Centauri to see if it is habitable.
Excerpt: Although most of you may not be used to the "Turn Based Strategy" genre, you can still enjoy this game. As a matter of fact, Alpha Centauri was my first Turn Based Strategy game that I have ever played.
Excerpt: This game is the Civilization concept set on another planet. The graphics are cooler, and their is flexiblity in creating weapons and the such. I like the United Nations concept, but some of the dialog, especially when you discover something new is kind of irritating.
Excerpt: Alpha Centauri is a turn based strategy game. You are the leader of one of seven rival factions who setteled on Chiron, a planet in the Alpha Centauri system. In the game, You build cities and manage them, build armies and attack, and conduct research.
Excerpt: don't bother buying this one it'll drive you mad, i did and i'm away with the birds. Twweet twwwweeeeeet tweet see what i mean. seriously though, this is a rubbish game not worth even mentioning, you spend all your time trying to control this useless wee man thing and his movements and exploits just...
Excerpt: I had alone in the dark number 2 and hated it, so, I would not buy this new version, instead I borrowed it from a friend. It was vastly improved from the last one, still boaring though, the wild wild west theme was good, being able to choose the different strengths of your man help a bit.
Excerpt: AAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH hang on while I chuck this game out the window, there it goes right down to the water below. This is a terrible game, the story seems ok but I found the control toooooooo slow and I felt like yelling at the wee man to get a move on.
Pros: nice picture on the front of the box
Cons: Open the box and the crap spills out, it just gets worse from there on in