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Another War

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Description

Another War is a RPG created by Polish developers. It takes place during World War II, the protagonist being a resistance fighter in the German-occupied territories. The player will visit France, Germany, Yugoslavia, USSR, and Iceland during the course of the game.

The game's interface is modeled after classic isometric RPGs, closely resembling that of Baldur's Gate. Experience points are earned by defeating enemies (in real-time combat) and completing quests. The game is rather heavy on text, and most conversations allow the player to choose between different answers and/or actions. The game has 2D rendered graphics in an isometric view with pre-rendered characters. The game features many allusions to classic books and movies, such as Raiders of the Lost Ark, Allo, Allo, Catch-22, Saving Private Ryan, and The Dirty Dozen amongst others.

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Another War Windows A long time ago, in a bar, far far away...
Another War Windows Beating up the guards. There are two combat modes; Diablo click-fest or what the game refers to as "Lazy mode", in which your character automatically attacks the closest enemy until he dies.
Another War Windows Intro shot; a truck blazes across the french country.
Another War Windows Some plot exposition. I was almost disappointed he wasn't called Victor Laszlo.

Alternate Titles

  • "Другая Война" -- Russian spelling
  • "Another War: Im Krieg ist jede Reise ein Abenteuer" -- German title

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The Press Says

Pelit Windows Jan, 2003 83 out of 100 83
Gameswelt Windows Jan 07, 2003 75 out of 100 75
Play.tm Windows Dec 19, 2002 67 out of 100 67
Loadedinc. Windows Nov 15, 2002 6.5 out of 10 65
Imperium Gier Windows May 28, 2002 6.1 out of 10 61
Inside Mac Games (IMG) Macintosh Aug 08, 2003 5.25 out of 10 52
Game Captain Windows Jan 08, 2003 50 out of 100 50
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Jan 21, 2003 50 out of 100 50
PC Action Windows Jan 14, 2003 43 out of 100 43
PC Games (Germany) Windows Dec 21, 2002 39 out of 100 39

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