7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
This game uses DRM called SecuROM. SecuROM is installed by this game without prior notification. It limits the number of times you can install the game on your computer, effectively turning this expensive toy into a rental.
There is no guarantee that the SecuROM server this requires to authenticate during install will be active in a few years when you go to replay this title.
When you try to uninstall this game, SecuROM remains on your system in a hidden folder to obscure its presence. It continues to run and use your system resources even after you've finished with the game.
It is complicated to remove SecuROM unless you are familiar… Read more
5 of 16 people found the following review helpful
Looks very beautiful, but I notice many things pulled straight from GuildWars. It's nice to see that GuildWars may be influencing WoW to some extent.
Ok, I'll tell you what I'm talking about.
1) In Utgarde Keep, one of the new dungeons, are a race of viking-like giants called the Vrykul. In WoW they are evil and ill-tempered.
In the GuildWars espansion released in August 2007, a race of viking giants called the Norn were introduced. These are approximately 9ft tall and they like to hunt and fight. These giants can take the form of a bear, but unlike the Vrykul are only hostile… Read more
79 of 82 people found the following review helpful
GuildWars is an online role-playing game in a fantasy setting, allowing unique customisation and strategy options and does not require a monthly fee to play. This collection comprises all three full games from the series and the expansion pack.
Each of the games follows a unique storyline in a separate continent but allows you to freely move your characters between all continents, so you can use the unique aspects of each of the games across the entire collection.
There are both story based and player versus player modes in the game, each requiring players to master unique methods to overcome many different challenges.
There are literally thousands of hours… Read more