Our reviewer Joe has done a full review of the new “Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning“, a remake of the old RPG.
Here’s a snippet:
When I first booted up Re-Reckoning, I was struck by how decidedly seventh-gen it was. Amalur was – and sadly still is – a game that very much belongs in the Xbox 360 and PS3 era. As the games industry has continued its bad habit of churning out middling remakes of anything that was ever passably popular, players expecations have risen when it comes to what we expect from these cash-ins (because that’s what they are, make no mistake).