With the recent release of Risen 2, we saw a rare, solid swashbuckling game for those of us who love to go a’ pirating. Well, pirate fans may be in for another unexpected treat with the upcoming Raven’s Cry, which TopWare briefly showed off six months ago.
Raven's Cry (PC [Previewed], Xbox 360, PlayStation 3)
You’re put into the old timey, 17th century Caribbean boots of Christopher Raven who is something of a pirate stereotype if only for the hook on his arm. Raven’s Cry doesn’t just gloss over this as a cosmetic issue, however -- it’s integral to the story, as well as to the gameplay. Flashbacks, which are rendered in a pretty motion-comic style, begin illuminating, briefly, trauma from Raven’s childhood.
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