Excerpt: Rune: Viking Warlord could have been a great adventure. It has all the potential that could have made it a classic, but technical problems and unforgivable game mechanics end up killing Ragnar's quest before it even begins. Rune is a port of the PC game, and the graphics show.
Excerpt: The action genre is rapidly growing with titles such as Devil May Cry, Metal Gear Solid 2, and Spy Hunter on the horizon for the PS2 this fall. So why not capitalize early on a genre that hasn't really seen an abundance of anything unique in particular.
Excerpt: Three words are synonymous with high quality gaming on the PC: Rune, Viking and Warlord. Unfortunately for me, a gamer with a low-end graphics card, I was unable to experience Rune: Viking Warlord when it was released for the PC last year.