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Review: Shadowrun Returns respectfully resurrects a long-dead video game franchise—with a few flaws

At a Glance

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  • Shadowrun Returns
    $20.00

    Shadowrun Returns lacks some of the depth that made classic isometric RPGs so excellent, but it successfully manages to revitalize a much-loved genre, franchise, and universe.

At a Glance

Shadowrun Returns lacks some of the depth that made classic isometric RPGs so excellent, but it successfully manages to revitalize a much-loved genre, franchise, and universe.

Price when rated: $20.00

Pros

  • Respectful resurrection of classic franchise by the original creator.
  • Brilliant characterization and neon-noir art direction.

Cons

  • A few gameplay systems lack depth.
  • Game ends too abruptly.
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