Summary: I suggest that whoever is considering playing approach it with hesitance; it definitely will not appeal to everyone. I appreciate Evochron Mercenary for what it strives to be and is. Rarely do developers now-a-days have the opportunity to invest themselves beyond a games initial release.
Excerpt: Do you like space combat? Does the thought of piloting a spaceship through the cosmos, mining and fighting and trading and exploring the stars appeal to you? Do you love to dig your teeth into the intricacies of a simulator with a Newtonian physics system ?
Summary: I doubt that I am entirely alone in this: as I spend the majority of my waking hours chained to a desk where I craft elegant business logic out of a seemingly infinite supply of pixels, I find that the gift of decades of experience often allows me to devote at least a small portion of my mental...
Excerpt: Lately I discovered a bad habit: I kept mentioning the venerable Elite every time I encountered a game that longed to capture its magic and popularity. Thus, I fear I have abused the comparison with every Tom Dick and Harry (Starpoint: Gemini being the latest victim), but it’s a mistake I’m willing...
Pros: Complete freedom in the true sense of the word, Engaging fights, Solid multiplayer, The ship control and customization options
Cons: Could have used more ships and weapons, The limited buget is evident on occasion, Those looking for a complex story will be disappointed
Excerpt: În ultima vreme mi-am facut prostul obicei să amintesc de bătrânul Elite de fiecare dată când puna mâna pe vreun joc care aspiră la notorietatea acestuia (cea mai recentă victimă fiind Starpoint: Gemini ).
Pros: Libertate totală în adevăratul sens al cuvântului, Lupte antrenante, Modul multiplayer, Sistemul de control al navei şi posibilităţile de personalizare
Cons: Bugetul limitat se resimte în anumite privinţe, Cei care caută o poveste stufoasă vor fi dezamăgiţi, Oferta de nave şi arme putea fi mai bogată