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Review: Myst

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So I went to the store today and picked up this game for my DS. I had played Riven and loved it so I figured I'll take a fresh stab at an old title on a new platform. I fired it up and started.

The gameplay is just as you'd expect from the original Myst. Nothing's changed and little is altered from this wonderful title. The game literally throws you into a world and gives you no direction or idea of what to do but I could tell you I was completly enthralled with switches, gadgets, buttons and everything of the like as I puzzled my way through what was going on and what I should be doing. I continued to work with the game and finally the storyline began to unfold. You can travel one of 6 worlds and unlock mysteries in all of them. In all if you liked the original Myst but can't seem to get it to work right. This is a definate must. GREAT Port and leaves little to be desired...Sequel anyone?

Storyline : Interesting plotline leaves you to figure out what has happened and what to do.

Gameplay: Ah the old days of point and click adventure games. I miss them so. Puzzles arn't to hard but do require a bit of thinking. This isn't a fire it up and win the game in 10 minutes kind of title.

Replay: Little to none. Unfortuantely the game is completed when you end the game and there really is nothing left to do.


My score - 8.5/10
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I loved Riven and Myst.
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One of my favorite series from back in the day. I might just dig up my old disks
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the game holds true to PC versions. Definate grab for a some nestalgia
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thanks for the review. I saw this game at the store awhile back but wasnt sure about buying it.
    
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