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For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
From the second you plop in the disc you will be addicted up untill the part when you are in then entrance, then it once you get in combat all is better. the different abilities you can learn for all of your weapons is awesome. and surprisingly the "interesting" camera dosent get in the way of the combat or moving around. The only problems i have with the game are not being able to fall of the edge makes the platforming element a little tricky, and some enemies get me really pissed of because there so fricken cheap but going in devil trigger and shouting at the screen "THROW YOUR F***ING FIRE DISCS AT ME NOW!" makes every thing better.
overall this is a really great game dispite some annoying parts its still a must buy for ps2 owners