Excerpt: A common formula employed in adventure games use humor to add flavors to the storytelling. Some games successfully use humor to enhance the story, while other games overuse humor that slows the story down.
Excerpt: Daedalic Entertainment has released Deponia: The Complete Journey which contains three games: Deponia , Chaos on Deponia , and Goodbye Deponia . Gamers who have not experienced any of the great titles in the awarding-winning series will finally be able to complete the entire journey through one...
Excerpt: Daedalic Entertainment has been one of my personal favorite creators of point and click adventure genre games due to their style of sarcastic humor and double meaning jokes. Once Deponia was tossed over to me, I was anxious to crack open the game and go on another adventure.
Chaos on Deponia is a beautiful and charming point-and-click adventure, despite a few idiosyncratic puzzles.
9 January 2013
Summary: Poor Rufus never seems to catch a break. If he's not accidentally setting fire to an unsuspecting parrot, or very nearly decapitating the smartest man on Deponia, then he's strapped to a fireworks-powered saw blade in some vain attempt to reach the faraway land of Elysium.
Pros: Great sense of humor, Well-written dialogue, Beautiful art style, Compelling story
Cons: Some nonsensical puzzles, Minigames aren't clearly explained
Excerpt: Chaos on Deponia is a funny point-and-click adventure from Daedalic Entertainment, and it’s the follow-up to Deponia , which was released a scant four months ago on Steam (and a little longer than that in Europe).
Summary: For those that have not played the first part of the Deponia trilogy (at least the first two instalments out so far), they are point and click game where you find hidden objects and solve puzzles with beautiful graphics, witty humour and avery interesting story.
Conclusion: For what it is, Chaos on Deponia is… well… it’s an adventure game. If that equals fun to you, then I have no question that you should invest in this series, as there are hours of good times waiting for you.
Conclusion: Chaos on Deponia makes multiple tongue-in-cheek references to classic adventures, but even without these, it’s clear that the Deponia team loves and cherishes the genre. While this sequel doesn’t have enough improvement over the first game to earn it a higher score, it is nonetheless a charming and...