RPGFan


Patrick Gann
DOFUS 2.0 Media Tour
French, strategy-based, graphically-upgraded MMORPG. Need we say more? If so, read this article.
01.21.10 - 8:57 PM

When I first saw press materials for Ankama Studios' strategy-based MMORPG DOFUS five years ago, I was fairly impressed. But when I played the game itself, it was lacking some "oomph." Particularly, the in-game graphics did not live up to the concept art. I guess that's what stopped me from really getting into it.

That all changed in December of 2009, when Ankama launched DOFUS 2.0. Ostensibly the same game, but with a more refined coding structure and impressive 2D graphics, I was instantly attracted. So I spent some time in the game, learning the ins and outs, and I'm back with a report for you. That'd be the first link below.

If you want to see for yourself the difference in quality, compare the image galleries for 1.0 and 2.0 by clicking the other links below. The concept art for the two games are shared, and you'll want to check that out too.

In the future, we'll be delving deeper into the world of DOFUS by checking out the game's soundtrack(s) and interviewing the French developers at Ankama Studios.


Back





Coming Up on Twitch

The Dwarves
Sunday, Dec. 11 • 10am PST/1pm EST

Shining Force
Every Tuesday • 11am PST/2pm EST

Final Fantasy V
Every Wednesday • 5pm PST/8pm EST

Valkyria Chronicles
Every Thursday • 5pm PST/8pm EST

Suikoden V
Every Friday • 5pm PST/8pm EST

Featured Content
Boyar Giveaway
Boyar
Game Giveaway
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD OST Review
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD OST
Review
Burly Men at Sea Review
Burly Men at Sea
Review
Xanadu Next Review
Xanadu Next
Review
Retro Encounter Bonus Round: December Exhibitions
Retro Encounter Bonus Round: December Exhibitions
Podcast
Darksiders: Warmastered Edition Review
Darksiders: Warmastered Edition
Review
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Rhythm Encounter
Retro Encounter