Excerpt: What RPG fan doesn’t have fond memories about playing Gauntlet in the arcade? The beloved, classic series is about to be reborn with a brand new storyline, characters, and a vast array of improvements in Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows !
Excerpt: Whilst waiting for Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows to load, I casually glanced at my desktop calendar, and somewhere in my subconscious the date - 13th March 2006 - was stored. After 20 minutes or so of playing Seven Sorrows, and somewhat bewildered, I checked the calendar once again, and then on the web to...
Excerpt: The classic Gauntlet series has been reborn in the form of Gauntlet: Seven Sorrows ! This entry in the series features a lot of improvements over the rest of the series, such as deeper gameplay, much more impressive graphics, and online play. But do the changes result in a better game?
Excerpt: With the click-click-click of my X and Square buttons as a soundtrack, I'm fighting off swarms of demon hordes while racking up experience points and nibbling on food whenever my health gets too low.
Excerpt: Gauntlet's story isn't particularly remarkable, but it's still one of the game's strongest aspects, and it's unveiled through cut-scenes between levels. The four heroes were betrayed by a now dead emperor, who at one point was unwittingly tricked by his advisors in a plot to steal the foursome's...
Excerpt: If I were to compare myself to the original Gauntlet , the children I used to play with years ago are Midway’s newest installment in the series, Seven Sorrows . For reference, those kids stole all my food and refused to pull their own weight.
Summary: Seven Sorrows is the fusion of fantasy fighting action with the strategy of user-friendly RPG elements , providing gamers a deep, engaging gameplay experience complete with solo play, co-op and an online community.