Excerpt: The expression “Jack of all trades, master of none” applies to about as well as it applies to any game ever made. is a highly unique blend of third person shooting, space combat, and a 4X strategy game, with a little bit of thrown in for good measure.
Conclusion: Salvation Prophecy is a game that tries to do a lot of things in one game, but unfortunately does not do a single one of them well enough to become a great game. The battles are interesting to be a part of, but never really gives the player a feeling of actually contributing to the overall outcome.
Summary: In space, no one can hear you scream. And when it comes to Salvation Prophecy, that may be a good thing. Salvation Prophecy tries to do a lot of things, from action-packed shooter scenes on alien planets, to high-octane space battles, to the more strategy-focused management of an entire empire.
Pros: Humorous dialogue, Makes moving between planets engaging, Exciting final battles
Cons: Unnecessary strategy layer, Boring early game, AI ships are too scared
Salvation Prophecy Review | The Most Ambitious Space Game In Years
15 October 2013
Conclusion: The Short Version: Salvation Prophecy fights its intergalactic war on three fronts, tying dull ground combat and excellent arcade space dogfighting together with an addictive strategic layer.
Pros: Ambitious and compelling fusion of space sim, third-person shooter and high strategy, The compact universe feels dynamic and alive, Gorgeously alien ship and planet designs, Deeply addictive and refreshing if it grabs you
Cons: Ambitious and compelling fusion of space sim, third-person shooter and high strategy, The compact universe feels dynamic and alive, Gorgeously alien ship and planet designs, Deeply addictive and refreshing if it grabs you, Countless rough edges and compromises, hokey production values, recycled a...
Summary: “Alarm! Alarm! Alle piloten naar hun jager! Het ruimtestation wordt aangevallen!” Het is maar een van de scenario’s waarmee je in Salvation Prophecy geconfronteerd zal worden. Deze Indie-space game combineert dogfights in de ruimte met een third-person shooter en de mogelijkheid om als commandant...
Pros: Space dogfights, Totale ervaring als ruimtesoldaat, Uitdagende AI
Cons: Steil toenemende moeilijkheidsgraad, Autosave werkt niet goed met permadeath, Te weinig controle over medesoldaten