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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...
Soul Reaver, in my opinion is one of the most advanced games of it's time. There is this weird and sometimes
scary feeling you obtain from the music and levels throughout the game. The controls are pretty sweet and simple
in this game, the graphics are awesome as heck. This installment has it's more difficult twists to it held within the
puzzles and bosses and overall game play in the game. Soul Reaver in a way branches off of the first Legacy of
Kain game "Blood Omen" and begins a new story with a totally different character named Raziel who seeks
revenge for his lords "Kain" (the main character in the first game) murder of the main character Raziel, so your
pretty much chasing Kain throughout the whole game, while fighting your own brothers in order for you to find and
kill Kain, the legacy continues. Overall Legacy of Kain Soul Reaver gets an A for being so freaking awesome.