- Today Sony's Senior Social Media Specialist Sid Shuman
has shared a video spotlighting Dungeon Siege III, which features accessible controls and bountiful co-op action on the PlayStation 3.
To quote: If you're like me, the last time you played a traditional action-RPG on a console was probably Diablo
for the PSone or Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance
for the PS2.
Over the years, the action-RPG gameplay foundation – compulsive loot-hoarding and XP-grinding with liberal character progression and heavy replayability – has slowly but steadily infiltrated other genres, from shooters such as Borderlands
to pure RPGs such as Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
Dungeon Siege III
brings the trend full circle, presenting a modern take on the classic overhead-view action-RPG.
Crucially, developer Obsidian Entertainment
has put much work into making Dungeon...