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X2 - The Sims in space

Advantages: Graphics, music, sound fx, game play
Disadvantages: Bad computer graphic wooden acting, high spec PC required for full effect

This is the second (or third, depending on how you look at it) in the series of X games. The first was called "X: Beyond the frontier "this was the first big space sim game since (Elite II) Frontier : First encounters in 1995. Because of this it was r ...

pmcrannog 31.08.2005 · Read full review
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X2 - Do You Have The Determination?

Advantages: Enormous Artificial Life System, Wide Variety of Trades, Optional Storyline
Disadvantages: Difficult Learning Curve, Can Be Daunting For Beginners

I had never played any of the previous game, but after researching into the game, I realised what I had been missing out on. The previous game had been X: Beyond the Frontier. That had followed on with X-Gold and X-Tension. This game is also to follow on ...

Jak2039 06.08.2006 · Read full review
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You Have To Dig Deep For Diamonds

Advantages: Near total freedom
Disadvantages: Needs high-spec PC, cut scenes, Slow

One of the first things that strikes you about X2 is that it's very pretty. The second thing that strikes you is that the man behind the camera thinks the new Battlestar Gallactica had a great idea for the camera during the cut scenes. You take the rol ...

XmAkInA 22.11.2005 · Read full review
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X2: The Next Generation... In computer graphics!

Advantages: Great story line, Excellent Graphics, Sound
Disadvantages: Great drain on system resources.

NOTE: For those that know me, you know I am like Simon Cowell. I don't rate postively unless I think it deserves it. This game does! Well another X game, another Computer upgrade... From the beginning with X: Beyond the Frontier I had to upgrade RAM ...

KarmaAngle 13.03.2007 · Read full review
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What do you want to do?

Advantages: Complete freedom to do as you like
Disadvantages: Bad people graphics, Can take a long time to earn money

This game is one of the best games I have ever brought in my life. As soon as you get out into space the graphics takes your breath away on the graphics side the people could have had a lot more work done to them. The complete freedom you receive in this ...

Biran 06.03.2006 · Read full review
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