Sacred Underworld

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Sacred Underworld is an expansion pack for the 2004 action role-playing game Sacred. It was developed for Windows by Studio II Software and Ascaron Entertainment, and released in 2005.

Characters[edit]

Two new characters were added next to the six existing ones:

Story[edit]

The story picks up after the events in Sacred, taking your character to the Underworld of Ancaria to rescue baroness Vilya.

Critical reception[edit]

On the review aggregator GameRankings, the game had an average score of 74% based on 12 reviews.[1] On Metacritic, the game had an average score of 73 out of 100, based on 10 reviews — indicating mixed or average reviews.[2]

Jason Ocampo of GameSpot gave the game a rating of 7.0 out of 10, saying the game is "an example of a Diablo-like action role-playing game taken to the extreme." Comparing the game to Sacred, Ocampo said it "offers more of the same, but at a ramped-up level." Ocampo said the game looks good but that "Hacking your way every 10 feet can be a chore." Ocampo also noted that it was nice that the game is set in a "predefined world, unlike the randomly generated levels of Diablo."[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sacred Underworld Reviews". GameRankings. Retrieved 2008-03-02. 
  2. ^ "Sacred Underworld (pc: 2005): Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2008-03-02. 
  3. ^ Jason Ocampo (2005-09-06). "Sacred Underworld for PC Review". GameSpot. Retrieved 2008-03-02.