LATEST iPHONE GAME REVIEWS
A level up
By Jon Mundy 21 December 2012
Ravensword: Shadowlands | Developer:
Crescent Moon Games | Format:
iPhone, iPad | Genre:
RPG | Players:
1 | Version:
Ravensword: The Fallen King was a noble yet flawed game, notable for its charm and its adventurous spirit, but held back from achieving its full potential by a critical lack of intelligence and depth.
After an epic three-year gap, the series is back in the form of Ravenswood: Shadowlands. The follow-up is an altogether more seasoned, capable traveller, but it still has a few character flaws that cost it a little come the final reckoning.
Wide open space
This is as big and open an RPG as you're likely to get on iOS. Crescent Moon offers you a world comprising a bunch of decent-sized hubs, cities, villages, and caves.
Ravensword: Shadowlands's enthralling fantasy world, solid RPG mechanics, and wide-eyed sense of adventure make it an epic proposition - despite a couple of obvious weaknesses