User reviews for Independence War II: The Edge of Chaos
7.3 / 10Combined Score
play this game and feel infinitive graphics.By this you must have geforce3 or 4MX460, or 4Ti.Graphics, graphics in this hame is unebeliveble(my english is not very gooo).Do you understand me?Understand yes play and fall down...OkaY..........................,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyytttttttttttttttttttttttrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrreeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeewwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqfffffffffffffffff
Slow pace may turn some off.
I am really enjoying this game, especially since I purchased a new force feedback joystick the same day. Graphics are A++ and the gameplay is fun and more involved than your average space sim. Edge of Chaos is of a slow pace when compared to other games because theres a lot of flying from system to system, often over extremely long distances. If your patient or you like that sort of slower pace and the ability to make your own decisions once you actually arrive then my guess is that you'll be happy. I was also hoping for a bit more complexity in the form of being able to enter the atmospheres of planets, as well as being able to tinker with the engineering of the ships a bit more. Im not complaining though, what is in the game is enough and its fun.
Overall, there is less control of the ship in this game than in the previous game.
I just got this game last night, and WOW! The graphics are dazzling, to say the least. When you LDS through that dust cloud and come out on top of that star... awesome. I played the first 2 I-War games thru multiple times, and I really got good at handling the Dreadnaught-class corvette, sans joystick! But this new interface, while pretty, is causing some problems. Is there no ship status display, where you can see the whole ship and it's systems? I see a box, thru which I can scroll thru systems... how does that work in combat? (I loved seeing all the damaged systems blinking in red on the old game's master diagram). And where is the heads-up damage indicator? That "HULL DAMAGE: 40%" HUD flash sucks.
Do I have to go to the ENG menu to set my TRI? (by moving those sliders! Ugh!) Remember how you co...