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Prince of Persia images

Prince of Persia images

Ubisoft released some new screenshots of Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands. Those who have had a chance to play the game seem to think it is a very faithful to the previous trilogy, which should please the players who had been disappointed in the new direction the franchise took a bit more than two years ago.

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Commented on 2010-03-24 20:46:48
hmmm don't know, looks like some sort of sands of time HD.
Commented on 2010-03-24 20:53:11 In reply to KiNiK
Posted by KiNiK
hmmm don't know, looks like some sort of sands of time HD.
EXACTLY my thoughts mate /high fives KiNiK ;)

It seems as if they re-used a lot of stuff from the previous games. probably levels they trashed due to lack of time and remastered the whole thin in HD.
Commented on 2010-03-24 20:54:26 In reply to KiNiK
I'm pretty sure that's the idea.
Commented on 2010-03-24 21:06:13
Although you guys are saying it quite negatively... I am actually pleased at this. From the gameplay vids it looks like a really good POP imo.
Commented on 2010-03-24 21:19:39 In reply to Towers
Posted by Towers
Although you guys are saying it quite negatively... I am actually pleased at this. From the gameplay vids it looks like a really good POP imo.
Oh I am not negative at all. I am very excited about it now, gameplay seems to be quite well done so couldnt give a toss about graphics, I just pointed it out that's all.
Commented on 2010-03-24 21:29:10
They pretty much said it was going to look and feel like sands of time again. I think I even saw a piece of gameplay that looked exactly like the opening scene of the original.
Commented on 2010-03-24 21:45:51
Considering the game is set in between the first and second PoP, I would be shocked if it didn't look like Sands of Time.
Commented on 2010-03-24 22:25:21
It's a Wii game in 720p. Urgh.

I'll give this angry, generic, cash in Prince a miss.
Commented on 2010-03-25 01:12:31
This looks nothing like the dev diary video of awhile ago, that looked much better.

I also strolled upon this...apparently from a dude working at Ubi..

There is a sequel of POP 2008 in the work.

Woups, have I said too much?


And it's been in development longer than this one.
It's a new team. Everyone was taken by surprise, apparently, when they heard there was a new PoP in development (Forgotten Sands). It's pretty recent, but has a big team and is moving at a pretty quick pace.

The sequel to PoP 2008, however, is supposedly more content complete than Forgotten Sands. I can't say for sure if Ben Mattes is involved, I'm not familiar with him. I could ask around.

Anyway, it's not a big shocking news, if you ask me.

Commented on 2010-03-25 01:15:53 In reply to KiNiK
Posted by KiNiK
hmmm don't know, looks like some sort of sands of time HD.
And if it plays like SoT then consider me a very happy person. SoT is still one of my fav third person action games. Mabye even more so than Uncharted 2, GTA 4, or Gears. I really, really loved that game when it first came out.

Granted the formula has grown a little stale since then so not sure how it will work today, but I still have very fond memories of that amazingly enjoyable game.

Only problem with this franchise/genre is that there is next to zero replay value in these kinds of games and thus they are never more than a rental for me.
Commented on 2010-03-25 04:24:34
This looks my type of POP game, must buy. It is some what like Sands of time :D
Commented on 2010-03-25 11:06:19
Strangly hostile thread towards this game..
Commented on 2010-03-29 04:21:31
This looks awesome :D

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