Eragon review

Linear levels and grainy cut scenes lie in store for those who can't wait to see the movie

GamesRadar+ Verdict


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    Calling Saphira

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    Impressive backgrounds

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    Running past enemies to avoid fighting


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    Lack of camera control

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    Mind numbing button mashing

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    Grainy cut scenes

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GenreRole Playing
DescriptionA predictably hacky, slashy, sadly repetitive jaunt through a magical kingdom filled with swords and magic, with a little dragon riding on the side. The book has to be better.
Platform"PS2","PSP","DS","Xbox 360","Xbox","PC","GBA"
US censor rating"Teen","Teen","Teen","Teen","Teen","Teen","Teen"
UK censor rating"","","","","","",""
Release date1 January 1970 (US), 1 January 1970 (UK)