Posts Tagged ‘Dungeon Siege 3’
No hidden biases here. I’m laying it right out there. I’m a big fan of Diablo, and its more recent spiritual brother, Torchlight. While normally a fan of slower turn-based strategic games, there’s something about the frantic slaying of monsters and gathering of loot that keeps me coming back for more. I had never played the Dungeon Siege series, but reading the description it sounded like it would provide more of what I love, and I set out eager to enjoy it.
Now, about 8 hours into the game, I find myself torn between progressing further, or taking another romp through Torchlight. For a reason that I found difficult to put a finger on, Dungeon Siege just didn’t grab me in the way Diablo and its kin have. So, what is it that differentiates Dungeon Siege 3? Am I just the wrong audience for an otherwise fine game?