Anachronox User Reviews
Anachronox combines two genre's adding the worse parts from both areas. It's whole theme is derived from console style RPG's, borrowing their strong sense of character development and heavy use of dialogue.
It also incorporates several familiar pieces from adventure styled pc games. Mainly, the fetch-item type quests and puzzles.
Let's begin with just moving around in the game. This is a huge pain. The camera is at a three-quarters overhead perspective, and can be rotated slightly from the game's options manuals. However, the problem comes with movement; and namely, the camera's lack of.
Great atmosphere, good gameplayThe bad:
I hate having to pick a party of three - I always feel bad about leaving someone behind.Summary:
I love this game - it has everything the Final Fantasy games have (except for the cinematics).
Nice to see great RPGs coming to the PC instead of only the consoles.
Great story and RPG elementsThe bad:
Frequent loading when running between levelsSummary:
A great game combining adventure/RPG elements/combat in a style similar to Final Fantasy. The level loading is annoying at times when you find yourself having to travel to and fro between sections.