When a player is asked about the classic “dungeon crawl” genre, they may have to take a visit to their attic and dust off some floppy discs. When it comes to the modern day dungeon crawl, it exists as a blended genre, usually with an action-RPG. The merging of both of these worlds can create a noxious experience that is awkwardly given with the label “game.”
Legends of Grimrock attempts to blur the line between classic and modern with its old-school feel and its modern graphics. That leaves one to wonder if Legends of Grimrock up to the challenge of attracting players that aren’t just around for the sweet taste of nostalgia.