Barely a month goes by when we don't mention a new fantasy franchise emerging out of gaming's undergrowth. Yet in these times dominated by Skyrim, World of Warcraft and other pretenders, it's no longer enough to have a massive fantasy world filled with various monsters and casual racism.
Instead wannabe franchises need a hook. Something to enable their game that's filled with Elves and Dwarves to stand out among the crowd, and unlike most debuts, Reckoning has several aspects which put the stubbornly traditionally fantasy genre in its place. 83/100