Summary: Are you of the mind that a game’s story doesn’t matter as long as its gameplay is solid? If that’s the case, then you’ll be in favor of Bound By Flame; a solid gameplay experience that is marred by a not-so-great story. One of the best parts of Bound By Flame is the combat.
Excerpt: " Bound by Flame " is a real chance for developer Spiders . They've been producing low budget games for the last five years, and whilst some of their titles have been well received - their adventure games such as Gray Matter and Sherlock Holmes, for instance - they've all flown under the radar.
Summary: Based out of Paris, Spiders development studio may still be considered new to the video game industry. From the investigative mysteries of 'The Testament of Sherlock Holmes' and 'Sherlock Holmes versus Jack the Ripper', to the less-than-notable 'Mars War Logs', they've yet to have a mainstream...
Excerpt: Bound By Flame is an RPG that’s crept up on a lot of people with ninja like skills. There definitely seems to be two camps here and one that very inquisitive about Focus Home Entertainment’s new entry into the RPG genre.
Excerpt: Bound By Flame likes RPG tropes so much, it features every single one of them. They're all here, including choice-driven narrative and karma-determined character appearance. It can be justifiably described as the poorer cousin of almost every RPG that’s been released in the last 15 years.
Summary: When’s the last time you played a game that was both great and awful? Well if you’re the kind of person who likes to categorise games into the good and the bad, Bound by Flame is here to teach you the folly of false dichotomies.