En un mundo de brujería, maravillas y misterios sin revelar, debes enfrentarte a las misiones más variadas para perfeccionar tus habilidades de lanzamiento de hechizos, armamento y combate cuerpo a cuerpo.
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Fecha de lanzamiento: 17 mar. 2010

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Críticas

"Una experiencia de lanzamiento de hechizos mágicamente entretenida."

— 78% PC Gamer



"Si te apetece darte una vuelta por reinos mágicos, este juego es una gran elección para satisfacer esa necesidad."

— 81% RPGFan



"Una visión entretenida y bastante innovadora de subgéneros del RPG que satisfarán a cualquier fan de los juegos de rol."

— 75% GameSpot

Acerca de este juego

En un mundo de brujería, maravillas y misterios sin revelar, debes enfrentarte a las misiones más variadas para perfeccionar tus habilidades de lanzamiento de hechizos, armamento y combate cuerpo a cuerpo. Tus artes marciales se pondrán a prueba muy pronto a medida que los monstruos demoníacos descienden sobre Avencast, convirtiendo la academia en un estado de caos y destrucción.
Armado con innumerables movimientos de combate y hechizos y un vasto arsenal de equipación, debes descubrir el origen de este mal eliminando avalanchas de enemigos. La traición y el engaño se revelarán a sí mismos como el despiadado ejército que amenaza la mismísima existencia de Avencast. En medio del caos, se revela una asombrosa verdad que cambiará para siempre al Mago marcado por la lucha.
  • El innovador y único sistema de combate de Avencast favorece al jugador inteligente respecto al que hace clics sin ton ni son. Encadena hechizos y ejecuta ataques letales. ¡Desata el potencial de tu héroe cuando lleves tus propias habilidades a todas y cada una de las intensas batallas!
  • Una emocionante mezcla de acción dinámica, aventuras y juego de rol clásico.
  • Gráficos cautivadores e increíbles efectos especiales te acompañan a un mundo en el que la magia rige el devenir diario.
  • Aunque la fuerza y la agilidad pueden ganar muchas batallas, la prudencia y el pensamiento estratégico son necesarios para sobrevivir a las exigentes misiones de Avencast.
  • Escoge la magia que mejor se adapte a ti: magia de sangre orientada a la lucha cuerpo a cuerpo, magia espiritual a distancia, ¡o una mezcla explosiva de ambas!
  • Hordas de monstruos de pesadilla, cada uno con distintas habilidades y estrategias de combate que se adaptan a tu comportamiento.
  • Adquiere nueva equipación, armadura, armas y habilidades de lanzamiento de hechizos para forjar un personaje verdaderamente poderoso.

Requisitos del sistema

    • SO: Windows XP / Vista / 7
    • Procesador: Intel Pentium a 2.2 GHz o AMD Athlon 2200+
    • Memoria: 512 MB (1 GB en Vista)
    • Disco Duro: 4.4 GB de espacio libre
    • Gráficos: GeForce FX 5700 o superior / ATI Radeon 9700 o superior
    • Sonido: Compatible con DirectSound
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
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A 36 de 52 personas (69%) les ha sido útil este análisis
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27.1 h registradas
Publicado: 5 de enero
I really dont get why this game has a low rating!!! The game is fantastic. There is litteraly nothing wrong with it!! There are no buggs, the storyline is smooth and great, always keeping you interested, the controls are perfect and on top of that they are also custamizable! (if u think that they are bad) You can even roll in the game!!!! Whats not great about that, hue xD

If people dont like to play a mage dont get this game, this game is all about mages; its a Hogwarts school like game but without wands. There are 3 types of magic, Blood magic, (spells that buff ur staff, so close combat) Soul Magic (spells and ranged combat) and Summoning (that works with both Blood or Soul, depending on what you wana go with).......well u can pretty much guess that one. The story is interesting from the start of the game and the many hours I have played the game (at this date and time) you can tell that the game is properly thought through.

Furthermore, the games combat and controlls, i was personally very worried about really, arent bad. In the end i gave the game a try and its really easy to grasp. There is a combat system (the characters staff is out) were u may run slower but u can roll around to dogue things as this is ur "battle stance" when u fight enemies with spells or up close (depending on what abilities you use) and there is a running system (staff not out) were u run faster, that simple. There are 2 different ways to controll the camera if u dont like the original also 2 other ways to contorl it as the camera may sometimes get in the way. :D There is also key customisation with ur spells as you can set them from F1-F8 or use the keyboared shortcuts within the game (e.g W + A and right click make u cast frost shard) This may sound confusing as first but its really easy to use, especially for aoe spells whitch are many.

Lastly the game overal has a great gripping story, visually pleasing graphics and a huge variaty of spells in the spell trees, for all 3 magic types (Blood, Soul and Summoning). There are many quests, most very humorus, to level you up and to even give you great rewards. Its an RPG about magic, a boys life involved in this magic and a schools history. I really do feel that the devs really tried a lot to add a HUGE amount of gameplay & graphics, i dont understand why people dont like the game.

This game deserves a 10/10 as it gives me a game that i am greatly enjoying and as i have YET to find any problems within the game. I feel like i got what i payed for and more. Well done to the devs ^^
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A 13 de 20 personas (65%) les ha sido útil este análisis
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6.1 h registradas
Publicado: 10 de febrero
This game is a fantastic throwback to the first three Harry Potter games by EA. As someone who played those games into the dust, I really appreciate this one. I would recommend this to anyone who enjoyed that series, as adventure RPG fans.

It's not a hard game, the difficulty seems to be geared towards children aged 10-14, with linear gameplay and some sidequests. You get to run around the castle freely, meeting the other students and perfoming odd tasks for them in any order that you wish. It's all very fun, especially when you get challenged by some of the minigames.

Sometimes I get severe freezing and lagging during battle with the follow camera enabled, but that is forewarned in the settings. All controls are re-bindable as you please.

I picked this game up with a very large coupon from Steam (You know, one of those 'deals you can't refuse'), and I would say it's priced very fairly at 9.99-14.99.
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A 7 de 9 personas (78%) les ha sido útil este análisis
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Publicado: 21 de junio
I have nearly 500 games in my Steam account, and the vast majority of them are still unplayed. So now I'm dedicating an hour to each of these games and writing a series of One Hour Reviews. An hour isn't very long to judge a game on, so think of this as more of a first impression, and take this review in the spirit in which it's given. Be sure to read other reviews from players who have spent more time in the game.

One Hour Reviews - Game 15
Avencast
Purchase Date: 3/14/2015

I got this game for free thanks to a promotion from Bundle Stars. I'm grateful I didn't have to pay anything for this, because this means the only thing I wasted was an hour of my life.

I'll start with the few things that I didn't hate about this game. The graphics were a little dated, but not bad. Avencast provides some level of customization options which cover the basic configuration options, along with a handful of more advanced options.

The opening of the game begins with a nifty cutscene explaning the story. I liked the art style used in the opening sequence. The game explains how you are a young boy with an aptitude for magic, who is raised by an old mage before being sent to the Academy of Avencast to continue his studies.

After the cutscene ends, the game begins inside of a classroom, and it turns out the boy is kind of a dumbass who is sleeping in class and gets scolded at by his teacher before being kicked out of class. So now I get to explore the academy after the game tells me to pick up a staff and head out.

As I explore I meet a few of the other instructors, whose personalities seem to either be 'bumbling' or '♥♥♥♥♥♥♥'. I'm quickly piled up with various little quests, mostly involving killing little critters.

The voice acting wasn't terrible, but it wasn't very good either. But something was really odd in the way the voices were recorded. It's like the developers were trying to add some kind of echo effect, which I'm guessing was supposed to emulate what a voice would sound like in the halls of a castle. It just sounded off to me.

I soon was introduced to my first bit of combat. It's become clear to me very quickly that this game wants to focus on the combat, and not so much the story. Maybe that comes later. But for now I am busy fighting imps. The combat is really basic to start with, and involves 2 things. The right mouse button shoots purple orbs, until you run out of mana. The left mouse button swings the staff. So basically combat strategy involves dodging attacks by double-tapping movement keys, while using either of these 2 types of attacks to take out enemies.

Once you level up, you do get the oppportunity to spend skill points to get new spells. One annoyance about the level up process is there is no 'commit' after spending your points. I ended up spending all of my points on attributes before realizing I had to spend these same points to get spells as well. Unfortunately the points are instantly spent so there's no take-backsies, unless you want to reload the game.

I would have probably found these annoyances a little easier to deal with, except for one problem. I absolutely hated the control scheme in this game. If your game has multiple control schemes, and one of them is named "Expert Controls", it most likely means you're doing it wrong. There was absolutely no need for the controls to be this cumbersome.

You have 3 choices of control schemes, Easy Control, Expert Control, and Follow camera. I found easy control and follow camera to be fairly similar. In these modes, the camera stays pinned to your back. Moving the mouse will then move the camera as your character turns. But the problem with this control mode is that the mouse pointer stays pinned to the center of the screen. So if you need to hit the icons on the left of the screen to bring up your inventory, you have to hold down the middle mouse button.

Expert control is even worse. In this mode, the mouse moves the mouse pointer without the character turning. To move the camera, the middle mouse button has to be used. This doesn't sound bad, but in combat, it's very trying to coordinate pointing the camera while trying to independently move your character. In the end I wished they had just made this a first person game, or looked to some other game for some better ideas on controls.

The best way to sum up Avencast is to imagine taking the world of Harry Potter, then stripping out any trace of it's charm and warmth. Then add a bunch of uninspired characters giving out boring quests, along with a bunch of combat, a few puzzles, and top that all off with a control scheme that serves as a far bigger villian than the actual bad guys.

Even for free I couldn't recommend this.
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A 9 de 16 personas (56%) les ha sido útil este análisis
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Publicado: 21 de enero
I had a couple dollars left in my steam wallet it was on sale for $2.50 so I figured I would give Avencast a shot and if I didn't like it no big loss but so far I like it a lot ! I actually like it better than torchlight (not better than torchlight 2).
To get it to run on win 8.1 in Avencast options you have to keep the resolution set to default, it will crash on HD res.
also I had to uncheck the video box at the bottom. the game seems to like it set to all the settings with the asterisk.
Im really enjoying the game so far. the controls take a little getting used to but it has a good story and great level design and creepy atmosphere in some places with some puzzles as well. Also its not point and click like most games like this. you control using a-s-w-d which I prefer, simple attacks are L / R mouse buttons major magic attacks are set up with hot keys, you can customize all the settings. The graphics are a bit dated but its a solid game. I would say its worth the $10 price tag but even better on sale.
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Publicado: 28 de junio
Garbage.
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