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Reviewed: Curse: The Eye of Isis
Author: Michael Ahlf       Date: November 15th, 2004
Page: 3


Final Breakdown

Gameplay:

The gameplay overall is good and solid, though a little long in the time taken to move from point A to point B. Warning, however: the "copy protection" scheme is more a user annoyance scheme than copy protection.

Graphics:

For the system requirements, the game's very well constructed. 

Sound and music:

The ambient sounds and minimalist soundtrack work very well at enhancing the mood of an old mummy movie in videogame form.

AI and Difficulty:

The game's not that difficult, nor the enemies hard to kill.

Controls and Interface:

If you're at ALL worried about adjusting to the controls, go for the Xbox version. Please.

Overall:

It's worth looking into. One of those few middle-of-the-road games that doesn't justify a $50 price but can be entertaining as a $30 bargain title.


Added:  Tuesday, November 16, 2004
Reviewer:  Michael Ahlf
Score:
Page: 3/3

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