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Rise of the Triad: Dark War (DOS)

Mature
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
76
Critic Score
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3.7
User Score
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Written by  :  Plix (207)
Written on  :  Jun 02, 2000
Platform  :  DOS

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Summary

Gore, Gore, and Triads

The Good

The graphics (mainly the gore :) and net code were amazing -- the LAN play was some of the best I've ever seen, they held nothing back. The parental control thing was cool, too. Although I had no use for it, it made the game appeal to a broader audience.

The Bad

Its popularity. It surpassed DOOM in quality, but the DOOM name totaly destroyed any chance of sucess for ROTT.

The Bottom Line

A blood-fest. A nothing-held-back war. Kill everything or be killed.