Excerpt: Q Games has made a habit of producing many small and simple, yet refined and widely appealing downloadable titles with their PixelJunk lineup. For the first time, the developer has chosen to put together a full-fledged sequel to one of the games, and it’s very clear why: PixelJunk Shooter 2 , like...
Excerpt: Real Time Strategy games often take place in either a real lifelike or science fiction setting, most are deadpan serious. Sometimes we have to wonder why developers of such games don’t craft something a little more cheery from time to time.
Conclusion: I assumed that I would be making heavy use of the game’s Skip Scene command to blow through the all-dialogue intermissions that bookend each battle, but Grim Grimoire manages to spin a surprisingly compelling yarn.
Excerpt: Who says real-time strategy games don't work on consoles? Okay, well, most people do and, with reason - with the exception of EA's duo of 360 RTS entries, the genre really hasn't worked on consoles, making Grim Grimoire an even more interesting prospect.
Summary: GrimGrimoire is a fantasy real time strategy, in where players will take on the role of Lillet Blan, a young magician who is admitted to a prestigious yet mystical magic school; however, on the 5th day of school, everyone mysteriously vanishes.
Excerpt: GrimGrimoire is a 2D real-time strategy game from NIS America. It has been localized and brought here for our pleasure. You will play as Lillet Blan, who is a newly admitted student at the Silver Star Tower.
Excerpt: Some games simply don't get anywhere near enough attention, but Nippon Ichi should be used to that depressing phenomenon by now. Everyone loves to whine about originality and uniqueness, but they clearly wouldn't be complaining nearly as much if they played more NIS productions such as
Conclusion: GrimGrimoire is another game released by publisher Nippon Ichi that fans will want to give a spin. It's not the most intuitive RTS in the world but it is certainly one of the most colorful and personable.