Excerpt: Animation for the actual game-play however is above decent; your melee combos look fairly impressive, and most enemies are pretty convincing. Your dragon looks good in the few flight segments there are.
Excerpt: With the theatrical release of Eragon , based on Christopher Paolini’s novel by the same name, being only weeks away, Vivendi Games has released a handful of titles for the consoles and handhelds based on the fantasy film. Will Eragon please fans of the movie and book?
Summary: Eragon is an epic fantasy-adventure which centers on a young farm boy named Eragon whose destiny is revealed with the help of a dragon. Based on the upcoming movie, Eragon, now a Dragon Rider, is swept into a world of magic and power, discovering that he alone has the power to save -- or destroy --...
Conclusion: If you’re wondering what it would be like to ride on the back of a giant dragon, crushing those who would dare to oppose you, go out and rent The Neverending Story . You’ll have a better time than you would playing Eragon .
Pros: Moody music
Cons: Not enough dragon riding!, Dull scenery, Pointless quests, Brain dead enemies
Excerpt: The movie Eragon has two of my most favorite things ever: dragons and explosions. And the game has also exploded onto the video game console scene, with a version of Eragon for every single major console available right now.
Excerpt: The Star Wars Kid strikes again. When you are fifteen years old, you can get away with a lot of stuff. Believe me. When you’re thirty, though, no one looks the other way when you bash in their mailbox with a baseball bat.
Pros: Unique visual sense…, Cooperative play…, …that isn’t upgraded for the 360, …that isn’t online, Bland, repetitive gameplay, Drunk dragon, Too easy