Jowood Production are pleased to announce that on Friday 29th February 2008, they will releasing one of the most important RPG games to grace the gaming arenas in recent years. Gothic Universe compiles the complete series from 1 to 3 – including all the add-ons – that made this such a great games series. The accolades it has received over the last few years has made this game a must to play. To remind you how great this series is, view the trailer which showcases footage from all three games.
Eurogamer 8/10 Online: One of the most pleasing aspects of Gothic is the fact that it doesn’t rely too much on established role-playing dynamics. Indeed it leans more heavily towards adventuring and exploration,
Gamespy 83/100 Online: If you’re an RPG fan that is looking for a game with more substance -quests, detailed NPC interaction, and a solid plot – then you should check out Gothic
Just RPG 80/100 Online
Just Adventure 80% Online
Ace Games 10/10 Online
PC Zone 74/100
PC Gamer 75/100
Gamespot 8.1/10 Online: Gothic II is a substantially long game, and its different quests and different professions allow for some good replay value
Gamers hell 9.2/10 Online: In my opinion this game is a must have for RPG fans but if you’ve played and liked Gothic 1 then you’ll have no option but to run for the store and buy it as soon as possible.
IGN 8/10 Online
Just RPG 97/100 Online
Worth Playing 8/10 Online
PC Zone 80/100
Jolt 8.1/10 Online: It’s a very immersive experience with a friendly interface and a real feel to it. You will get drawn into it and find yourself living a life in game.
Eurogamer 8/10 Online: It’s a beautifully rich free-form environment, as much a pleasure to explore without resorting to combat as is World of Warcraft’s or Oblivion’s.
Strategy Informer 7.8/10 Online
Ace Games 8/10 Online
Honestgamers 9/10 Online
Gamers Europe 7/10
PC Zone 85/100
PC Gamer 71/100
Gothic Universe – The story begins
The epic story of Gothic, now in one huge pack: Beginning your journey as a prisoner of the King, who must find enough magic ore to forge weapons for his army in defence against the Orcs. The mines are set in a large magical sphere and inside this sphere you will start exploring Myrtana’s mysteries. Once you’ve managed to burst the bonds of imprisonment, it’s on you to explore the island of Khorinis. Willing to do whatever is necessary to banish evil once and for all, defend the people against the orcish thread and venture deep into subterranean temples. After your escape from the island you didn’t find safety: The orcs have finally conquered Myrtana and enslaved the humans. Barbarians of the icy north and few fearless rebels are the only resistance. You can either support their efforts or join the orcish occupation forces – but whatever you do, the destiny of Myrtana is yours to forge!
3D action adventure with over 300 hours of exciting gameplay
Immerse yourself in the most realistic and fascinating in-game world possible: Myrtana awakens!
Liberation or annihilation – the fate of the world of Gothic lies in your hands!
Huge living and breathing environment reacting to the actions of the player and creating endless choices of interaction
Hundreds of weapons, items, spells and artifacts to equip and use
Epic, non – linear storylines with multiple endings and almost limitless possibilities
highly re-playable story lines
Extensive aspheric soundtrack