Is Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning the most accessible RPG ever?

"While its story and characters are less than memorable, Reckoning is a lot of fun to play and has a combat system that's good enough to stand on its own. Historically, RPG games don't even have much of a fighting mechanic, but the one in Reckoning is totally out of the ordinary - and that's a good thing".

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Knight_Cid2323d ago

no it isnt. And by accessible I take that to mean dumbed down

GribbleGrunger2323d ago

seriously? i'm having the time of my life with it. i just can't put it down.

Bebedora2323d ago

It's nothing short of a master piece. Quick loadtimes, great environments, fluid gameplay.

And I have to agree with you, GribbleGrunger. I dont want this game to end.

...I need to do some more quests now. Boost my Scout. Special moves to look forward to!

GribbleGrunger2323d ago (Edited 2323d ago )

i'm restricting myself to the opening areas first and getting everything i can before moving on. 32 hours in already and i have 4 more areas of equal joy to explore once i've completed the first area. i took a peek at the second area today just to tease myself. i'm a warrior mage myself :)

better than Skyrim? hell yes.

Bebedora2323d ago

Oh, I am very thorough. I do every quest I can get and just explore it as much as possible.

I have reached Helms keep. 17 hrs Lvl 8. Haha.

GribbleGrunger2323d ago (Edited 2323d ago )

slow down man! when i say area, i mean the different colours. there's at least 40 hours of play in the murky green area alone...

Bebedora2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

@GribberGrunger: Oh, sorry. I got it. :) ...40 hours? I can understand that! I have quests to be done still in the western parts of Helms. And the webwoods, and I think I have missed some caves and houses with potential more quests.

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maniacmayhem2323d ago

Accessible meaning great design, great UI and great gameplay.

The use of the word "dumbdown" is being thrown around way too much around here.

TheHater2323d ago

I am having a blast playing this game. I really like the fact that I am not tied down to a single path with my character build. At any point in the game, I can rebuild my character to experiment with different play style.

admiralthrawn872323d ago

Witcher > Amalur > Skyrim

and Dark/Demon's souls is on it's own playing field

pandehz2323d ago

Wicther series in my opinion is by far the best rpg's ever made.