Ys: The Ark of Napishtim Pro Reviews

Average Review Score: 7.7/10

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Ys: The Ark of Napishtim Reviews

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Game Chronicles Magazine 7.0/10 Mar 15 '05
HonestGamers.com 8/10 Oct 14 '05
RPGamer 4/5
Thunderbolt 8/10 Jan 10 '08
EuroGamer 6/10 Aug 05 '05
Game Critics 8.0/10 Apr 20 '05
GamePro 12.5/15 Feb 22 '05
GameSpot 7.5/10 Feb 22 '05
Gamespy 4/5 Feb 22 '05
IGN PS2 7.8/10 Feb 21 '05
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Ys: The Ark of Napishtim Previews

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EuroGamer on

"It's not that The Ark of Napishtim lacks charm or quality; it's got really quite nice graphics, lovely artwork in parts and fantastic music. However, for those who aren't familiar with the series,..."

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GameSpot on

"This installment of Ys still provides a bunch of challenging, old-school hack-and-slash action for devoted thumb-warriors."

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Gamespy on

"Ys: The Ark of Napishtim is far from a perfect game. The plot is banal, the control sometimes annoying, the upgrade path can seem simplistic -- but at its core it's a very appealing, addictive game..."

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IGN PS2 on

"It's personable, has a distinct artistic style, and gives me a great sense of nostalgia without feeling too dated. Sure it doesn't have the technical tools to compete with the more epic RPGs that..."

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RPGamer on

"Ys: The Ark of Napishtim is the sort of RPG that makes an excellent introduction into the genre for those beginning, as well as a breath of fresh air for veterans."

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