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Darkfall Online - The Importance of Darkfall

by Myrthos, 2008-12-09 22:21:40

Over at MMOCrunch you can find an editorial explaining why Darkfall Online is an important game according to the author.

Sandbox games have traditionally offered their players freedom, something that most of the more recent games have been lacking and some newer-school players may have never experienced. The freedom is yours to go anywhere without being boxed in by mountains that always seem to mysteriously bottleneck into a loading screen. The freedom is yours to pick a character that is yours to shape, instead of being pigeon-holed into some specific role where for some reason can figure out how to use a single type of weapon. These are the promises that a sandbox game makes, but unfortunately there has not been a successful one made since Asheron’s Call.

Information about

Darkfall Online

SP/MP: Massive
Setting: Fantasy
Platform: PC
Release: Released