When you hear the word
The concept and setting of the game are interesting, but the graphics aren
The sound and music in the game have their highs and lows. From an audio perspective, the most interesting part of the game is the music. The little banjo ditties seem very appropriate for the time period, and they definitely contribute to the Civil War setting of the game. The sound effects are okay and don
Ah yes, controls. These can make or break a game, and while they don
As far as gameplay goes, Swashbucklers borrows heavily from Sid Meier
The one thing that Swashbucklers really has going for it is that it
Ron Burke is the Editor in Chief for Gaming Trend. Currently living in Fort Worth, Texas, Ron is an old-school gamer who enjoys CRPGs, action/adventure, platformers, music games, and has recently gotten into tabletop gaming.
Ron is also a fourth degree black belt, with a Master's rank in Matsumura Seito Shōrin-ryū, Moo Duk Kwan Tang Soo Do, Universal Tang Soo Do Alliance, and International Tang Soo Do Federation. He also holds ranks in several other styles in his search to be a well-rounded fighter.
Ron has been married to Gaming Trend Editor, Laura Burke, for 21 years. They have three dogs - Pazuzu (Irish Terrier), Atë, and Calliope (both Australian Kelpie/Pit Bull mixes).