Atlantis The Lost Empire: Trial by Fire

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Atlantis The Lost Empire: Trial by Fire
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Developer(s) Zombie Inc.
Publisher(s) Disney Interactive
Engine Lithtech
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows
Release date(s)
  • NA May 18, 2001
Genre(s) First-person shooter
Action-adventure
Mode(s) Single-player
Multiplayer (2-12)

Atlantis The Lost Empire: Trial by Fire (commonly known as Atlantis: Trial by Fire) is a movie based video game based on Disney's Atlantis: The Lost Empire. The game was developed by Zombie Studios and published by Disney Interactive. It was released on May 18, 2001 alongside the film exclusively for the Microsoft Windows platform. It is a first-person action-adventure game and is the second of two games developed by Zombie based on the film.[1]

Gameplay[edit]

This game mainly follows the events in the movie. The player begins on the USS Ulysses as the Leviathan is attacking, and must escape through the underwater cave system on a subpod, evading Leviathan spawn. The player must navigate through the caverns to Atlantis, and solve puzzles to reach the crystal at the end of the game.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings 56.22%[2]
Metacritic 50/100[3]
Review scores
Publication Score
Game Revolution D−[4]
GameSpot 4.7/10[5]
GameSpy 77%[6]
GameZone 6.2/10[7]
IGN 5/10[1]
PC Gamer (US) 50%[8]
The Cincinnati Enquirer 3.5/5 stars[9]

Trial by Fire was met with mixed reviews, as GameRankings gave it a score of 56.22%,[2] while Metacritic gave it 50 out of 100.[3]

The game was rated 5 out of 10 by IGN, which called the levels "incredibly short, small, and fairly uninspired" and concluded their review with "Just stay away from this one. It just isn't fun."[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Adams, Dan (June 7, 2001). "Atlantis: The Lost Empire — Trial by Fire". IGN. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Disney's Atlantis: The Lost Empire - Trial by Fire for PC". GameRankings. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "Disney's Atlantis: The Lost Empire - Trial by Fire for PC Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 
  4. ^ Liu, Johnny (June 2001). "Atlantis - The Lost Empire: Trial By Fire - PC Review". Game Revolution. Archived from the original on August 6, 2001. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 
  5. ^ Ajami, Amer (June 6, 2001). "Atlantis: The Lost Empire [Trial by Fire] Review". GameSpot. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 
  6. ^ McConnaughy, Tim "Juan Golbez" (July 10, 2001). "Atlantis: Trial by Fire". GameSpy. Archived from the original on March 15, 2006. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 
  7. ^ Da bomb mom (June 17, 2001). "Disney's Atlantis: The Lost Empire - Trial by Fire Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on February 17, 2003. 
  8. ^ "Disney's Atlantis: The Lost Empire - Trial by Fire". PC Gamer. 2001. 
  9. ^ Saltzman, Marc (June 6, 2001). "'Atlantis: The Lost Empire': Find Atlantis in 2 games". The Cincinnati Enquirer. Archived from the original on May 15, 2008. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 

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