Summary: Guild Wars 2 combines the personal storyline, character customization, and varied combat system of a single-player role-playing game with the living, evolving world of an MMO in the best ways possible.
Conclusion: As someone who has played this genre of games for over ten years, I am finally ready to hang up my spurs and settle in the world of Tyria. I do not feel the necessity to climb to the pecking order of social status in MMOS anymore. I am getting old.
Excerpt: When I first beat the original Knights of the Old Republic I sat back and said, “Woe be unto the game that has to follow this.” I knew one would follow, as surely as the sun rises in the east upon every dawn, because making money is the only thing that keeps a series going.
Excerpt: The Wargamer is pleased to present Shrapnel Games and Illwinter Design with this Award for Excellence for
Dominions II. It is challenging, enthralling and has enough options to keep play interesting for a long time to come.
Excerpt: "Dominions II is one of the best strategy games I’ve come across in a long time. If you’re like me and relish a strategy for the sake of strategy without the need for a lot of glitz, Dominions II is a great choice."
Summary: Some games are definitely worth a second look. Such is the case with the surprisingly enjoyable and deep turn-based fantasy strategy game, Dominions 2: The Ascension Wars. When I first loaded Dominions 2, just before the Christmas rush, I was underwhelmed.
Conclusion: The Wrap-up: So should people pick up a copy of Jedi Knight 2? In two words, Hell Yeah! With an excellent story, some kick arse graphics, and an exceptional online mode, Jedi Knight is one of the best action games released this year.
Excerpt: LucasArts and Raven Software have teamed up to bring us the highly anticipated sequel to 1997's hit, Jedi Knight. This is Raven's first Star Wars game, although they have plenty of experience making first person shooters.