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[ Editor's Note: As Nick Olsen is a writer for Theory of Gaming, this won't be counted in the monthly Vox Pop prize. However, it is very much a worthy read. ]
By Nick Olsen
Co-founder, Theory of Gaming
In 1985 Nintendo started a revolution when it...
In this game you are the unknown spartan warrior, who starts to serve Ares - god of battle. Your objectives are usually pretty simple: kill all that moves, exept allies. The areas where you play are beutifull to watch and are different compared to each other. As you play the game, you receive new weapons - and that way new powers, for example Blades of Athena burst lightning. You also gain points that you can increse your health, damage or power. The enemies of the game are Romans, Undead and Barbarians (these races has smaller groups for example Romans have cult of assasins). Also - my favourite thing in the game - bosses. These mythical creatures of Greace and Rome are the most cool thing in the game. Medusa, Hydra and Beowulf are one of the many bosses that you encounter in the game. There is one thing that didnt satisfy me = voice acting Voice acting = piece of crap. Also a one BIG minus comes for the reason, that there is no multiplayer.