Reviews and Problems with Circus Maximus: Chariot Wars
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Good Idea / Poor Follow-through
18 July 2002
Summary: When I first read about this game I was fairly excited. I'm a huge fan of the Gladiator and Ben-Hur films, and I'm fascinated by this era in mankinds history. At first glance this game is great. Beautiful graphics, huge sprawling levels, great chariot to chariot racing. I'd never played anything like it, and as far as I know, this is the first chariot racing game ever, and definitely the first chariot game on any of the next generation systems (Nintendo Gamecube,...
Interesting concept, frustrating details, great party game
Markus Egger "www.MarkusEgger.com/blog", Amazon
17 March 2002
Summary: I like this game for it's idea. It certainly is different from most other games out there. This game is great to play when friends come over. It isn't too hard at first, and even good players won't pull too far ahead, nor will bad players fall too far behind, making this a great party game. Unfortunately, this is also the problem with this game. No matter how good you are, you can not manage to pull ahead.