Donate to Codex
Putting the 'role' back in role-playing games since 2002.
Donate to Codex
Good Old Games

NWN overrated? GameSpy says so!

Click here and disable ads!

NWN overrated? GameSpy says so!

None - posted by Saint_Proverbius on Mon 15 September 2003, 16:06:55

Tags: BioWare; Neverwinter Nights

GameSpy has started off their list of the 25 most overrated games of all time with none other than Neverwinter Nights. They even admit they were kinda guilty of being part of the massive hype engine that drove people to buy this title, which was Number 25, naturally. Here's a taste:

Neverwinter pegged the hype meter during the whole D&D 3rd edition hoopla, even going so far as to have a sexxxy Maxim magazine ad worthy of satire. When the game finally came out, the single-player adventure was pretty solid. But the much-hyped DM tools? They were an enigma wrapped in a mystery controlled by an incredibly obtuse and almost completely undocumented scripting system. Forget running an adventure; most budding DMs couldn't figure out how to get doors to work.​

Well, it was documented, you just had to shell out another $20 for that documentation.

Thanks, chrisbeddoes!

There are 5 comments on NWN overrated? GameSpy says so!

Site hosted by Sorcerer's Place Link us!
Codex definition, a book manuscript.
eXTReMe Tracker
rpgcodex.net RSS Feed
This page was created in 0.049556970596313 seconds