Excerpt: In what might be considered an alchemical achievement, Nival Interactive came out of nowhere in 2003 to release a game with a perfect engine. Silent Storm combined the two greatest games in the squad-level turn-based strategy (yes, it's a genre) genre, melding the realistic combat gameplay of Jagged...
Excerpt: Hammer & Sickle, an introduction. Quality turn-based strategy games have always been in short supply and quality turn-based strategy games with RPG elements are even rarer. It was a sight for sore eyes then in 2003 when Silent Storm was released.
Summary: With an acclaimed codeveloper like Nival Interactive and an intriguing premise set during the dawn of the Cold War in the 1940s, you wouldn't think that Novik & Co.'s Hammer & Sickle could lose.
Pros: Interesting premise
Cons: You'll grow old waiting for the computer to finish its moves, Half-baked storyline that never properly explains anything, Gangs of enemies make combat tedious and ridiculously hard, Loaded with typos and bizarre accents
Excerpt: Hammer & Sickle is the latest turn-based RPG to hit store shelves. Does it stand up next to previous hits like Fallout and KOTOR? Do Soviets really have more fun? Are a hammer and sickle in-game weapons? Is Rambo cool enough to merit his own skill set? Or should this game just be nuked?
Pros: ups: simple and fun turn-based gameplay, cool plot, cool weapons, cool characters,
Excerpt: Welcome to Hammer & Sickle , developed by Nival Interactive, it is CDV’s latest tactical RPG. Set in post World War II, the Cold War is an era that has yet to be explored by many video game makers, and is the perfect setting for a mixture of cloak-and-dagger, and brutal firefights.
Conclusion: Natürlich muss man rundenbasierte Spiele mögen. Wer damit überhaupt nichts anfangen kann, sollte die Finger von diesem Spiel lassen. Alle anderen werden ein ansprechendes Taktik-RPG erhalten, das gut 20-30 Stunden fesseln kann.
Summary: "Dìj hry Hammer and Sickle se odehrává na jaøe roku 1949 v britsko-americkém sektoru okupovaného Nìmecka. Vy se zde ocitnete v roli sovìtského tajného agenta a jako takový se budete muset velmi dobøe orientovat ve svìtì plném intrik. Vaše rozhodnutí budou mít vliv na prùbìh celé hry.