Excerpt: There’s something strange going on here. I swear that its a conspiracy to make the kiddies more violent. If you were thinking of a plan to do just that, The Mark of Kri would be an excellent way of starting things off.
Excerpt: The shift in videogames from 2D to 3D has led to the development of many new and interesting concepts, but some old favorites have found that making the jump to the next generation has been tougher than expected.
Excerpt: Mark of Kri is a brutal and bloody game that adds some new life to the bland fighting genre. You can survive on button mashing at times, yet it isn't possible to beat the game without knowing how to play correctly.
Excerpt: The Mark of Kri follows a fairly standard premise: lone warrior in a fantasy setting sets out to find fame, fortune, and eventually save the world. Just from this, however, you can't realize the extent of the game.
Summary: The Mark of Kri is an exceptional action/adventure
title that features an innovative control scheme that makes the gameplay much
more challenging and exciting because it allows you to target enemies
Excerpt: For every evil, there is a greater good, For every innocent, there is a protector, For every legend, there is a hero. Return with me to a simpler time: When heroes were born not out of circumstance, but legendary feats of bravery, justice and selflessness.
Excerpt: In an ancient Maori-inspired fantasy world the Mark of Kri is said to be a shadowy spell that will unleash an ancient evil throughout the land. Centuries ago the Mark of Kri was split into six fragments, each fragment guarded by one of six chosen members with a doomed fate.
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: There's little more to add really. Thanks mostly to the intimate nature of its visuals, The Mark of Kri exudes a charm and personality all its own. Besides, you get to mash things. And that is good.
Conclusion: The game’s graphic style captures that Mongolian horde theme. All the buildings look like wurts and the Asian features of the main character – an expert on all things military – certainly oozes that vibe.