Excerpt: Back in 2002, a new RPG came out by the name of Dungeon Siege. Touted as being created by Chris Taylor, a veteran game designer, it seemed intended to be an antidote of sorts to the overwhelming popularity of Diablo II at the time.
Excerpt: Dungeon Siege II: Broken World is an expansion to last year's Microsoft Game Studios title. No longer under Microsoft's wing, Broken World is published by 2K Games, but has been developed by Gas Powered games, and not a newcomer to the series.
Excerpt: System Requirements CPU: 1GHz RAM: 256MB HDD: 4GB of freespace OS: Windows XP Video: ATI 7000/Nvidia GeForce or better Internet: Broadband required for online play ESRB: Rated Mature for blood, gore, violence
Excerpt: When Dungeon Siege was released in early 2002, it was termed by some to be a “Diablo Killer,” with the hope that it would knock Diablo II from the top of the action role-playing game heap. That didn’t happen.
Excerpt: Dungeon Siege II is the sequel to Dungeon Siege, a party-based action fantasy role-playing game which was released in 2002 ( review ). The sequel is set in the land of Aranna, which was also the setting of the first game and its expansion pack, Legends of Aranna.