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Next Life
5.2 out of 10

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Overall 4

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Adventure Gamers
22 December 2007
  • Conclusion: The end effect of all this plodding about is a large amount of apathy about our completely unlikeable main character or what exactly he has stumbled into. Next Life is fairly lengthy, probably 15+ hours of playtime, but it's not quality time because of the abundance of backtracking and slow...
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Overall 5

Tedious pace and annoying pixel hunts sabotage this surreal adventure.

3 December 2007
  • Summary: Playing a lot of point-and-click adventures could prepare you for the afterlife if the premise of Next Life is accurate. However, let's hope that it isn't because this traditional adventure from Future Games wimps out when it comes to dealing with the "What happens after we die?
  • Pros: Initially fascinating "What happens when we die?" storyline, Great, artistic visuals
  • Cons: Doesn't do enough with the ambitious plot idea, Slow pace and too many hoops to jump through when solving puzzles, Obnoxious pixel hunts are required to find key objects and exits
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Overall 4

Next Life

8 January 2008
  • Summary: На редкость тоскливо ползут часы. Не поймите превратно, обошлось без излишеств вроде «реального времени» или «нелинейности». Единственное ограничение — энергетическая полоса, убывающая по мере расхода сил.
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Overall 4

Next Life

5 January 2008
  • Excerpt: Immáron több mint nyolc éve létrejött cseh stúdió mindezidáig nem halmozta el játékokkal a nagyérdeműt, csupán két komolyabb kalandot készítettek (Black Mirror, Nibiru), ám a programozás mellett mások portékáinak hazai kiadásával is foglalatoskodnak.
  • Pros: + Hosszú, + Érdekes sztori, + Szép környezet és karakterek
  • Cons: - Ostoba, - Nehezen kezelhető, - Háttérzenék hiánya
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