http://gamingtrend.com
October 25, 2014, 03:56:19 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News:
 
   Home   Help Search Calendar Login Register  
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Kohan II - Review up at Gamespy  (Read 1117 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Lockdown
Gaming Trend Senior Member

Offline Offline

Posts: 5590


LD


View Profile
« on: September 18, 2004, 11:30:36 AM »

Well...

I thought I already posted this...  so if it appears twice, it's my fault.

I don't know if anyone other than Ron and myself really care, but Bill Abner (THE man!) wrote a good review.

Here is an excerpt:

You can play team games or free-for-alls and the game's random map generator does a fantastic job of creating playable maps, but if you want to build your own, Kings of War has a robust map editor that lets you build any kind of map that you wish. Skirmish team games are an absolute blast because of Kings of War's clever A.I. CPU teammates act like actual teammates, giving you gold when you need it, building settlements when new locations are spotted, etc.

Even after the campaign is over, Kings of War provides almost unlimited replay value, not just because of the options available, but also due to the race and faction structure. As noted earlier, there are six playable races in the game and they each provide strengths and weaknesses, but on top of that, there are five factions that also help differentiate each race: the Royalists, Nationalists, Ceyah, Fallen, and Council. You could play a skirmish game pitting Drauga Nationalists against Drauga Royalists, and while each player is playing the same race, the faction differences make the races play a bit differently.



I can't freakin' wait... and here is the link.

LD

http://pc.gamespy.com/pc/kohan-ii-kings-of-war/549000p1.html
Logged

LD

"Let your enemies fear, for a harlequin of the Laughing God dances at your side."
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.066 seconds with 24 queries. (Pretty URLs adds 0.009s, 2q)