Summary: EDIT:Umm...there should be 5 stars up there for overall...must be a site glitch. The first Drakengard was an interesting deviation from Square Enix's strict regimen of traditional RPG's. The concept was intriguing: try to spice up Dynasty Warriors type action and add on a story to actually make it all drive towards SOMETHING. The result was a very addictive but mixed effort. A friend once told me, "it's a horrible game and I've beaten it 3 times".
Summary: I confess - I never played Drakengard. It seemed interesting enough, with a character wiping out loads of monsters DW3-like, and occasionally flying on a dragon to - wipe more monsters out. Ultimately, though, my lack of fiscal security kept me from purchasing the game. However, it's 2006, and I have a high-paying job as a professor! Now, I have disposable income coming out my ears! So, enter Drakengard 2.
Summary: "Drakengard 2" takes place a few years after the original game. This time around, the main character is a lad called Nowe who's been recently inducted into the Knights of the Seal. It seems, however, that the Knights aren't the good guys they are purported to be and soon enough Nowe is switching sides to that of the local traitors and is off to save the world from the greed of the other Knights.
Excerpt: Vidi questo gioco sullo scaffale di un negozio e sinceramente non sapevo neanche fosse uscito un seguito di Drakengard. Da vero fan della casa Square-Enix e di suoi tanti capolavori come i vari Final Fantasy, ho deciso di provare a prendere anche questo suo nuovo titolo, attirato soprattutto dalle descrizioni della copertina, che lo facevano apparire davvero come un bel gioco. In genere mi informo sempre tramite recensioni prima di fare un acquisto, ...
Pros: Video in computer grafica, dettaglio personaggi, storia
Cons: Realizzazione tecnica, grafica ambientazioni, non è in lingua italiana .