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Wizardry 8
6.0 out of 10

Wizardry 8

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Overall 8
8.0

A Rewarding, Realistic RPG Experience

Yu-Jin Chia "Yu-Jin Chia", Amazon
26 August 2002
  • Summary: This is the first of the Wizardry series I'd played, and I bought it solely on the glowing recommendations of people I don't know, including the other reviewers here. I'm not a very big fan of turn-based RPG, and the only other experiences I've had with them- Wizards & Warriors and Pool of Radiance...
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Overall 8
8.0

Just A Few Comments, Not A Review

Taylor Rand "samuraijack", Amazon
18 August 2002
  • Summary: I won't pretend Wizardry 8's gameplay mechanics haven't been already been well detailed (either to praise or scorn them). I just wanted to comment: a)SLOW COMBAT - Yes, combat is definitely not a fast and furious affair.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good RPG not as good as the Baldur's Gate Series

Amazon Customer, Amazon
16 April 2002
  • Summary: I just finished Wizardry 8 and it was a very solid RPG. Character creation has TONS of options and is a lot of fun. Graphics and sound were phenomenal. I loved the music score in the Rapax Rift. However, if you're a fan of the BGs you might find the pacing a little slow.
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Overall 8
8.0

Old-school dungeon crawl pleases long-time crpg gamer

Shannon B Davis "Nepenthe", Amazon
15 January 2002
  • Summary: I'm enjoying it - I haven't played this sort of game since the mid-90s. The graphics are better, but the gameplay is the same turn-based goodness of yesteryear. Naturally, you can switch to continuous (realtime) if that's what you prefer. Visuals are first-person, but fully 3D.
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Overall 8
8.0

Played it time and time again

papasumo, Amazon
12 May 2011
  • Summary: I originally imported this game from Canada at great expense before it went on general release in the UK. I have played it over and over again with different party combinations and i think this is the games real strength.
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Overall 8
8.0

A Huge adventure...

P. Howard, Amazon
20 March 2003
  • Summary: Be warned - this is one huge game, and playing it all the way through will take a very long time. Wizardry 8 is very addictive once you've got going. You start off controlling a party of 6 characters which you create yourself, with slots for 2 recruitable NPC's to join you later.
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