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Two Worlds II
Two Worlds: The Temptation - Upgraded from Expansion to Sequel
Written Friday, March 21, 2008 By Alan Pettit
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According to a new press release from Reality Pump, what we thought was an upcoming expanstion (a la Shivering Isles for Oblivion), Two Worlds: The Temptation will actually be a full-fledged sequel.

The release stated some of the following:

  • "visuals that have to be seen to be believed"
  • "more intricate missions"
  • "better voice-overs and animation"
  • "improved horseback riding"
  • "completely revamped combat"
So, basically, they're going to release a real game this time, not a completely broken excuse for one. It also quoted the developer of the sequel as saying, "We've taken to heart all the comments made by gamers about Two Worlds and we're going to give them what they want with the sequel."
 
Let's hope he can keep his word on that. 



 
 

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Comment #1 by MrFloppay
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:12:44 PM
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Never liked this game.


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Comment #2 by Kotaro-Fuma
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:13:10 PM
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This game sucked so much! A crappy carbon copy of Oblivion, Worst game on Xbox and 1 of the worst games I've ever played...

(NOTHING is as badas E.T. The Extra Terrestrial for the Atari 2600)


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Comment #3 by lid
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:25:30 PM
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There's nothing better than failing at creating a game, and then trying again.


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Comment #4 by odysseus123
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:25:43 PM
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Well judging from the images it seems that they are trying, but I wouldn't hold my breath over it. We'll just have to wait and see if they really took to heart all those comments.


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Comment #5 by Brandon Allin
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:27:37 PM
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If they actually manage to fix all those problems, and build a real, fully-functional game this time around, then count me in, otherwise no thank you.


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Comment #6 by Cyrex
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:27:46 PM
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while im hoping that it will be alright, i have Two Worlds that a friend just gave to me, never played it but i am eventually going to for achievements. I really was hoping that it was just going to be a Expansion because i could get away with just charging my parents credit card, buying a sequel would not work so well though


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Comment #7 by chiefgonebad
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:44:24 PM
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yay another waste of $60


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Comment #8 by borandi
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:48:47 PM
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Two Worlds was a great game. It had a couple of superficial flaws, but the core gameplay was brilliant.


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Comment #9 by CriscoDisco878
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 07:50:58 PM
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unless its less than 50 bucks. im passing on it


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Comment #10 by Zee
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 08:31:01 PM
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I liked two worlds also.
It wasn't great and had many flaws, but if you gave it a fair chance it was quite fun.


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Comment #11 by Trellisaze
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 08:51:41 PM
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Quote: "visuals that have to be seen to be believed"

Many of the reviews of the first game said as much.

So far it seems like this is less expansion-becomes-sequel and more expansion-priced-as-sequel.


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Comment #12 by Andrew x360a
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:15:25 PM
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I'm willing to give these guys another shot if they learned from their previous mistakes. This is my favorite genre of video games, so I hope it works out this time.


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Comment #13 by Zef
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:18:52 PM
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They obviously didn't take onboard the advice that they should give up.

* "visuals that have to be seen to be believed" Bollocks
* "more intricate missions" They couldn't really be less intricate.
* "better voice-overs and animation" Again, couldn't get much worse.
* "improved horseback riding" As above. When you need an achievement to make people even get on the horses it doesn't speak wonders for your work. Especially when the achievement doesn't work.
* "completely revamped combat" I'm looking forward to the amazing 'martial arts' that the back of the box promised yet there was none of in the actual game.


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Comment #14 by Legendtaker117
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:23:56 PM
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are you guys dumb? Have you seen the screenshots? The graphics look amazing, and You seem to be baseing everything that you say to bash this game, on the first game. Ya, while I agree the first was horrible, that doesnt mean that this one will be too. It looks like the devs are actually putting effort into this one. Im very surprised at how many negative comments there are.


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Comment #15 by Homicide
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:25:29 PM
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This Game Is Still Garbage...Horrible


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Comment #16 by UberViking
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:28:41 PM
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There's no guns its gonna suck


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Comment #17 by Legendtaker117
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:29:24 PM
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Homicide, how do you know this game is garbage when all we have seen is screenshots with beautful graphics?


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Comment #18 by xTenebrous
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:34:56 PM
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Those of you saying it's gonna be rubbish because the first game had a few flaws are morons, how about you let them release the fucking game before acting like idiots?


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Comment #19 by Bax x360a
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:41:35 PM
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"visuals that have to be seen to be believed"
bull****, the first games graphics were abysmal.


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Comment #20 by carrotsrcool
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 09:50:35 PM
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The graphics in the screenshots do look nice. I did not like the first Two Worlds and I doubt I will like this one. Though I will definitely give it a try. Hopefully they release a decent demo.


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Comment #21 by squeemu
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 10:04:24 PM
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Who cares if the voiceovers were laugh inducing, the game lagged, and there were a few glitches? I didn't even care that the graphics weren't entirely up to snuff. The game itself was incredibly addictive. Leveling up, exploring, and the unfolding of plot and side quests were just so much more rewarding in Two Worlds than in Oblivion. I am looking forward to this sequel.


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Comment #22 by Io Haze oI
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 10:40:55 PM
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This is more of a case of waiting till its out. So lets just see if they can pull off what they promise, if not they get slated again.


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Comment #23 by Kingjip
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 10:45:12 PM
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I had fun playing Lost Worlds. Of course there's a few minor flaws but what game doesn't have them. Quit your bitching and just don't play the new one then....


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Comment #24 by broken serenity
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 11:17:27 PM
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lol a medival game with guns would make as much sense as the real world having a real god that listens and helps people :)


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Comment #25 by Drunk3nR4d
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 11:30:48 PM
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i know alot of people have said that this game sucks.. i can note and recognize the problems they had, but this game was still addictingly fun for me.. i dont know, i dont see the point in everyone just geting on here to bash other peoples opinions.. some people are gunna like it, some are going to hate it. i look 4ward to this game however.


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Comment #26 by stave000
Friday, March 21, 2008 @ 11:44:53 PM
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I liked this game... hopefully they can iron out the kinks and make the sequel amazing


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Comment #27 by Hammer 5O2
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 12:36:11 AM
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who cares the first was brutes


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Comment #28 by Honkymagoo
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 02:53:54 AM
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Loved this game. Sure, it wasn't perfect, but it was a lot of fun. Any company can put out something shiny with no depth (i.e. Army of Two) but this was a fun game.


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Comment #29 by trunk187
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 03:01:47 AM
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the first game was not as bad as everybody says and I'm looking forward to the next one


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Comment #30 by Sge77i
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 03:23:38 AM
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I never played the first one, but I also never played E.T. for the Atari 2600, and that doesn't mean I'd like either game. However, plenty of games have had crummy begginings and turned out to be gems (i.e. Dirt, PGR4). So, I'm not willing to give it a chance YET. I'm willing to give it a chance if GameInformer, X-Play, GameSpot, and of course here on X360A say it's a good game.


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Comment #31 by Adram
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 03:34:57 AM
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This should read:

"Our publisher South Peak Games has decided to price the expansion to our horrible game at full retail value. Here is a press release they wrote for us full of lies."


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Comment #32 by braddelo
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 06:01:29 AM
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This game was awesome. You people always need a new Halo game to make you happy. This is great news! Be happy instead of little babies.


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Comment #33 by userash81
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 07:55:00 AM
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its hard to believe that much person hates it



it still a good game


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Comment #34 by The Undead
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 08:39:43 AM
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Give it a chance,might be the last one


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Comment #35 by ezekiel 08
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 09:20:58 AM
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Hey borandi! Didn't know you came here ^_^.

"Two Worlds was a great game. It had a couple of superficial flaws, but the core gameplay was brilliant."

I agree dude, it was super fun when you removed the shadows and grass to get a constant frame rate.

I also believe that it won't be much better than the first (which is okay as the 1st was fun). The first one promised all the about things but came short. I have no doubt that this one will too. As long as it's fun like the first, I'll be happy!


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Comment #36 by Pointless Dan
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 09:38:03 AM
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"We've taken to heart all the comments made by gamers about Two Worlds and we're going to give them what they want with the sequel."

I find this very unlikely. This game was torn to pieces by almost all of the specialist press, so if they had taken the time to read all of the complaints about the game they wouldn't have made a sequel, but made a totally new game!


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Comment #37 by Unholymoose
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 12:17:40 PM
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Give it a chance! sure it was a dodgy game but it was fun! and thats what matters!


stop being mean!..Games have feelings too


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Comment #38 by Shadow9392
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 12:47:22 PM
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if they bork it, I will piss mah pants


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Comment #39 by sir gibo
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 12:58:44 PM
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i cant wait i loved the first one i will def love this one so all who dis it eeeerrr well then yer smell so there!!!!!


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Comment #40 by MASTER X
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 02:24:15 PM
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Crap of the game,never liked this game!


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Comment #41 by jumpinjonny
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 02:42:05 PM
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yeah the first game was crap perhaps it was too rushed to try to compete with oblivion lets hope that this sequel is a better game all-around the more RPG for 360 i am happy


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Comment #42 by Cormyre
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 02:57:30 PM
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How about we call this one the real first title and count the first title as a beta test? though it was glitchy enough to be an alpha =P


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Comment #43 by DisfrigginGuy
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 03:56:37 PM
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i liked some of the ideas of the first one but i didn't like how certain monsters never respawned and some other things like the game freezing bit and the tile engine seemed to lag enough that you could get stuck running around. other than that i didn't have too much of a problem with the game. I can only hope that this new title will work better. In this industry, you only get maybe two chances(if you are lucky) to make a great game after that your name is mud.


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Comment #44 by buck wyyld
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 04:12:07 PM
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I had fun stutter-stepping my path through Two Worlds, but it was an atrocious technical mess. Why not just make the second one a comedy?


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Comment #45 by Comon ST
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 08:15:09 PM
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Wow, you guys are freaking tards.

How can you base a this game off of the first one. I guess you tards dont know what a mistake is. If all you guys do to base a game off is Graphics, then you all are dumb and should stick to games like Gears of War, which has pretty graphics but sucked ass in Gameplay. Shit, go buy a PS3 if you want the best graphics, cause thats all they give a shit about. The only thing that matters in a game is Gameplay.

Pokemon had shit graphics, but the gameplay is as addictive as crack/weed. Two worlds, the only thing that suffered from it was the Damn horse, and Graphics. Controls were decent, and it had a few innovative things. The gameplay was addicting, and thats all that matters. Oblivion had shit controls/horse movement, but everyone loved it so much bec


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Comment #46 by EL1TExWARRIOR
Saturday, March 22, 2008 @ 10:47:04 PM
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Cool...


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Comment #47 by SharpXXShooter
Sunday, March 23, 2008 @ 04:05:51 AM
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All you dumbasses who say stuff like "Ya it had crappy graphics, the gameplay sucked, and it had a horrible framerate......but it was so addicting!" All probably play fucking homo-erotic runescape too, so STFU and go support more crap games and ruin the industry. I have an idea, go work at EA, they love morons like you.


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Comment #48 by SharpXXShooter
Sunday, March 23, 2008 @ 04:09:59 AM
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Twitch x3h a.k.a. Comon ST Quote: "...to games like Gears of War, which has pretty graphics but sucked ass in Gameplay." AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH......HAHAHAHHAHAHA...
Never played Gears of War have you...


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Comment #49 by Steel Stealth
Sunday, March 23, 2008 @ 07:05:50 AM
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I think it's better to make a sequel than an expansion so they can change all bad things from the first game.


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Comment #50 by Thund3rb4ll
Sunday, March 23, 2008 @ 09:32:07 AM
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I hope that this game improves on all the mistakes on the old game! thats gunna be A LOT of hard work althou


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Comment #51 by Thund3rb4ll
Sunday, March 23, 2008 @ 09:40:40 AM
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ooops soz about double posting dumb laptop! any way it will be alot of hard work to fix all the mistakes in the first game although the first game was amazing in my opinion! ill probably get this game later on in the release esp if games like Fable 2 r coming out I wil b on tht game for ages cus i love fable!


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Comment #52 by Ecks UK
Sunday, March 23, 2008 @ 06:18:54 PM
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"yay another waste of $60"

Who the hell said you had to buy it? Shut up.

Also, if I recall, the original Hitman wasn't very good, yet the sequels came and fixed most problems. That might be the case here.


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Comment #53 by xReapeRx55
Monday, March 24, 2008 @ 07:42:53 AM
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It wasn't to bad of a game if you could get past all of the flaws that it did have. Hopefully the next one is better, I might just have to get it.


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