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Overlord II images and video

Overlord II images and video

Codemasters released a new batch of images of Overlord II, along with a developer diary where we'll get a first glimpse of the actual game.


Dev Diary

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Commented on 2009-03-18 18:57:13
Nice for me. tnx BlimBlim.
Commented on 2009-03-18 19:05:42
Some colour and varied environments do absolutely not hurt the gaming climate these days :)

Hope it will be a good game inside the attractive shell tho =)
Commented on 2009-03-18 22:40:42
Amazing art style, that spider looks awesome.
Commented on 2009-03-18 23:22:55
it feels even BETTER to be dutch theses days XD
Commented on 2009-03-19 01:57:51 In reply to hotkirby
Posted by hotkirby
it feels even BETTER to be dutch theses days XD
Ummmm....congratulations on your "dutch"ness?
Commented on 2009-03-19 10:21:52
Overlord was great. Hope they work on a sequel to AoW or something new as well.

Too bad that this country is run by left wing religious fruitcakes that see games as something morally deprived though. Some proper funding like the Canadians should deliver some great innovating new teams. :/
Commented on 2009-03-19 11:16:08
heh it's looking good, number 1 was a decent game.
Commented on 2009-03-19 11:28:36 In reply to Xerx3s
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Commented on 2009-03-20 13:07:11
The first overlord missed its goal completely. The first level was quite fun, but later the lack of controls over your minions became frustrating. Also, the later levels were simply not fun. It was great to run around and terrorise the villagers in the first level, but after that you just ran around helping elves, killing zombies and doing ridiculous puzzles.

I will not hold my breath for this one. However, I like the overall concept of the game, so if were lucky they may get their things together and actually make the game good this time.
Commented on 2009-03-20 23:16:49
Anyone else finding the whole concept "uncool"?
Commented on 2009-03-22 16:39:50
My biggest complaint about the first game was a lack of a map. When you got to the later levels of the game, some of them were somewhat confusing to navigate, and without a map you'd spend hours wandering around trying to find the spot you're supposed to go to.

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