FIRST 10 MINUTES | PC, PS4, Xbox One Tuesday, August 11, 2015 | 11:00 PM

Our PC videos of King's Quest

Our PC videos of King's Quest

I must confess, however old I am, I never played any of the King's Quest games when I was a kid. I still remember them though, particularly number V and VI which featured 256 colors for the very first time. I would be green with envy when reading the PC reviews in magazines, wishing I had more money (and more comprehensive parents) to be able to play them. Thankfully, Sierra (aka indie Activision) made it possible for me to get acquainted with the franchise with a brand new episode. I just had time to play the very beginning so it's too early to say if this first part is truly worth it, but so far I'm liking it very much. PC videos are inside if you're still wondering what to do.

Gameplay #1
Gameplay #2
Gameplay #3
Gameplay #4

All comments

Commented on 2015-08-12 05:37:37
There is something about this game that is displeasing to the eye that I can't really put my finger on. You know in old Chuck Jones Looney Tunes where the background is ten times more detailed than that of the moving foreground, but still match the color. It's like that, but it totally doesn't match the background in any lesser detail. The caricatures look very out of place.

Videos are nice though, good job. Think I'll have to test the game to get a real idea of how it plays.

About the game


What's up?
  • Megido
    Megido @Moonwalker: There's no substituting playing with real players. Playing with bots too much will just give bad habits :) (3 Hours ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker better already. These matches can get quite tense and hectic and that's great. Really digging the diversity of these characters and their abilities. (3 Hours ago)
  • Moonwalker
    Moonwalker @GriftGFX: Well I decided to check out arcade and quick play and I got my ass handed to me. Holy shit some people are fast as hell and very accurate. Later on I played with friends and it went a lot (3 Hours ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX Whatever it takes :P (10 Hours ago)
  • Tinks
    Tinks lots of single digit ranks in OW tonight now. Makes you feel super good about yourself, but really guilty at the same time (10 Hours ago)
  • Megido
    Megido @GriftGFX: Just prepare your butthole for that Spatha. 90% of everyone just plays Centurion now, at least that's what it feels like. (18 Hours ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX Maybe I'll fire that up tonight before people start wanting to play Overwatch. (19 Hours ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories