Game Review: Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning

Mark Butler delivers his verdict on the highly-anticipated RPG, out now for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox360 (reviewed). There may be few certainties in life, but delve into an epic fantasy RPG and you can be pretty damn sure it will feature mystical elves, unpronounceable place-names, and a colossal array of side quests largely consisting of the ‘go there, kill that’ variety. At first glance, Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning does little to deviate... Read More

Gaming News: Kingdoms Of Amalur Team Aiming To “Change The Way We Are Entertained”

38 Studios founder Curt Schilling has claimed that Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning is the first step in a bid to “change the way in which we are entertained”. Schilling revealed these lofty ambitions as part of EA’s latest ‘Visionary Newsletter’, in which he spoke of his passion for the project, and the work of the KOA team as a whole. “This is, and has always been, much bigger than any single game or piece of the... Read More

Gaming News: Kingdoms Of Amalur’s Combat Is “Amazing” And Has “Magical Frisbees”, Says Ken Rolston

RPG legend and Elder Scrolls veteran Ken Rolston has waxed lyrical about the combat in his forthcoming game Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning, revealing more details on the action players can expect – and his reaction when he first sampled it himself. “The first time I could play Reckoning’s combat, even in its early, limited form, I could tell how amazing it was… how much better than I could imagine. I could dodge and roll and... Read More