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Advent Rising
5.9 out of 10

Advent Rising

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Overall 6
6.2

Advent Rising

Game Over Online
26 February 2006
  • Excerpt: It was a serene moment. A few E3s ago, two men from a gaming magazine were invited to see a "behind closed doors" presentation of an upcoming sci-fi title for the Xbox. It had been written by renowned science fiction author Orson Scott Card and was under "feverish" development.
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Overall 5
5.5

Advent Rising

Into Liquid Sky
18 December 2005
  • Excerpt: There was obviously a lot of ambition placed behind Advent Rising . Publisher Majesco worked hard to promote the game, even going so far as to put the game trailer in theaters and attach a contest to the game. Even with all of that, the game stumbled under it's own ambition.
  • Pros: Nice sci-fi theme, Voice acting really sells a decent script, Lots of gun and power-basd action
  • Cons: Graphics are inconsistent at best, Framerate can give you whiplash, Flick targeting conflicts with camera control
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Overall 5
5.3
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 5
5.0
Sound 7
7.0
Storyline 5
5.0

Advent Rising Xbox Review

Game Info Wire
22 September 2005
  • Excerpt: The game clearly wants to feel like an interactive movie, and this is an idea that looks good on paper, but is really hard to get right in practice.
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Overall 6
6.1
Features 7
7.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 7
7.0
Sound 7
6.5
Lifespan 4
4.0

Advent Rising

Gaming Target
8 August 2005
Overall 7
6.5

Expert Review

xbox-gamer.net
3 April 2006
  • Conclusion: 13 /20 Mix d’Halo et de Crimson Sea, Advent Rising arrive à se démarquer de la concurrence grâce à son scénario d’exception et son ambiance unique. Glyphx, qui réalise ici son premier projet sur Xbox, s’en sort plutôt bien, même si on aurait pu en attendre plus du moteur graphique, somme toute assez...
  • Pros: Scénario en béton, Bande sonore d’exception, Des personnages attachants, Gameplay jouissif, Une ambiance unique, Superbes cinématiques, Seulement 40€…
  • Cons: Pas de multijoueurs, Durée de vie un peu courte, Quelques bugs, Graphismes dépassés, Chutes de Frame-Rate
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Overall 6
5.5
Gameplay 5
4.5
Graphics 5
5.0
Sound 8
8.0
Lastability 5
4.5

Advent Rising

JeuxVideo.fr
15 January 2006
  • Excerpt: L'ambitieux projet de trilogie qui avait germé dans l'esprit des développeurs de Glyphx arrive finalement chez nous. Malheureusement, comme l'avait laissé craindre la preview, le résultat est bien loin d'être à la hauteur des espérances.
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