Conclusion: For hardcore RPG and hack-and-slash fans, I cannot recommend this game enough. Its focus on graphic seedier elements may not be for everyone but within its rough edges lies a well-crafted story made all the better thanks to fluid yet fierce combat, a large and colorful cast, and gameplay that always...
Conclusion: Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes is the best strategy title I have played for a while, and certainly the best one on the DS. Though the story, a seemingly typical fantasy plot, didn't really do much for me. The best thing about the game has to be the battle mechanic.
This modest add-on to a great game is aimed at players who fancy some multiplayer competition.
9 March 2010
Summary: Last year's Dawn of Discovery was a complex but tremendously absorbing game of exploration, city-building, and resource management. Now, a new expansion called Venice seeks to entice you to return to the high seas of the early 1400s.
Pros: Introduces multiplayer to Dawn of Discovery, New spies and city councils deepen the competitive aspect, Varied assortment of new single-player scenarios
Cons: Venetian elements are minor and superficial, Makes little effort to familiarize you with new gameplay features
Excerpt: It is amazing how much difference three centuries can make. Sunflower’s latest entry into the Anno series, known as Dawn of Discovery in the States, focuses on the year 1404, bringing players back in time from the height of European colonization in 1701.
Summary: Dawn of Discovery, known in Europe as Anno 1404, is an RTS and simulation. Exploring a strange and fascinating island in the utmost East, players will get to know the culture and technology of the ancient Orient while learning the tricks of local trade, diplomacy and economy in order to build their...
Conclusion: While meeting the needs of peasants is easy, the challenge of satisfying wealthier, more refined residents is considerably more difficult because you'll need to run several production facilities to produce many of the goods they require.
Pros: Vibrant 15th-century world is an alluring setting, Deeply customizable continuous play option, Complex assortment of goods to produce and production flows to manage, Hundreds of in-game achievements give you plenty of goals to strive for.
Cons: Steep learning curve, compounded by useless manual, A few minor bugs, No multiplayer.
It's complex and daunting, but this rich game of exploring, city building, and trading is also tremendously captivating.
15 July 2009
Summary: Few things stir the human imagination like the notion of exploration, and few games tap into the appeal of exploration as well as Dawn of Discovery. Here, you'll sail across seas of perfect deep blue, seeking out the next little island on which to build a proud settlement.
Pros: Vibrant 15th-century world is an alluring setting, Deeply customizable continuous play option, Complex assortment of goods to produce and production flows to manage, Hundreds of in-game achievements give you plenty of goals to strive for
Cons: Steep learning curve, compounded by useless manual, A few minor bugs, No multiplayer
Excerpt: Dawn of Discovery is a very fun but involved island hopping civilization game that focuses heavily on resource managment, rather than combat. Discover the Orient! Dawn of Discovery is a type of game you don't see produced much these days.
Summary: "Herní vývojáøi ze spoleènosti Capybara vytvoøili skvìlou strategii, která se jmenuje Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes. Je jedinì dobøe, že se tato fantastická hra stìhuje z Nintenda DS i na Xbox a Playstation.