Caddoc and E’Lara also made the journey to E3, and not just in statue-form.
Deep down in the dark recesses of the Bethesda booth, menacing stations lined a candle-lit facade. Courageous developers grasped dimly-lit controllers for hours on end. Press from all corners of the world banded together to complete a 15-minute video game demo.
Hunted was played. Here are the results:
The Escapist Preview: “First off, the environment of Hunted looks and feels amazing. The depth of the draw distance coupled with amazing visual design makes for a visually stunning game experience.”
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Gaming Today Preview: “So far, Hunted: The Demon’s Forge is definitely accomplishing its goal. It’s a fun, fast paced action game that looks great and will remind you of classic dungeon crawlers. It definitely has my attention, and we’ll keep you up to date with it as we hear more.”
VG Chartz Preview: “Hunted: The Demon’s Forge is shaping up to be pretty fun and if you have been clamoring for something similar to Army of Two outside of the shooter genre you should definitely look into Bethesda’s latest.”
PlayStation Insider Preview: “It’s been a while since I have gotten to play a game like this with a friend online, and I can honestly say I am stoked.”
Gamer Limit Preview: “All in all, the game looks great, combat feels satisfying, and the co-op game design really knocked my socks off.”
4PlayerPodcast Preview: “I was able to play a pre-alpha build with Travis Granger and even though what we played was a little rough around the edges it was also loads of fun. And already the graphics were quite beautiful for a title still so early in development.”
i4u Preview: “Hunted’s most promising feature is the ability to switch characters mid-game. At certain spots you and your co-op buddy will be able to swap. This should help cut down on tedium and give players another way to keep their interest levels high.”
GotGame Preview: “The game is still early, but looked impressive and I think that the title is among of one that needs to be watched for the future.”
Digital Chumps Preview: “I have my eye on this one…”
XboxAddict: “This title is nothing short of amazing even in its pre-alpha phase.”
Awesome Game Blog: “The game is still early, but looked impressive and I think that the title is among of one that needs to be watched for the future.”
Co-Optimus Preview: “Based on what inXile and Bethesda have put together so far, Hunted: The Demon’s Forge is certainly shaping up to be a pretty solid co-op title.”
GamerNode Preview: “Combining Gears-of-War-like design with the fantasy dungeon crawler genre is very interesting and enjoyable, judging from what we played at this year’s E3.”
VGChartz Preview: “Hunted: The Demon’s Forge is shaping up to be pretty fun.”
Update: Check out impressions from BananaClube from our Hunted area of the Booth.
Also, below is an interview from Kombo.com with Game Director Maxx Kaufman.