Liath: WorldSpiral


Liath: WorldSpiral (Russian: Лиат: Спираль мира) is a 1998 Russian adventure video game developed by Amber Company and Exortus, and published by Project Two Interactive for Windows.

Liath: WorldSpiral
Cover of the game
Platform(s)Windows
Release1998
Genre(s)Adventure

Production

The surrealist design of the game took around two years to develop.[1] Oleg Kozhukhov served as the game's director and producer.[2]

Plot and gameplay

The player is a magician named Criss who is looking for a friend named Tiche, who disappeared many years ago in a place called Azeretus.

Gameplay involves talking to characters, solving puzzles, and exploring the environment.

Critical reception

Adventure Gamers was not impressed with the English translation of the game.[3] Just Adventure gave high praise to the title's visual aesthetic.[4] NQuest felt the game didn't have a very distinct plot.[5] Game Over felt the game promised too much and undelivered.[6] Quandaryland thought the game had charm despite its many flaws.[7]

References

  1. "Liath Design page". www.amber.ru. Retrieved 2018-03-30.
  2. http://www.amber.ru/rus/liath/liath-crew.html
  3. "Liath Review". Adventure Gamers. Retrieved 2018-03-30.
  4. "Review: Liath". 2002-10-22. Retrieved 2018-03-30.
  5. "Нафталиновые Квесты - Лиат: Спираль мира". nquest.ucoz.com. Retrieved 2018-03-30.
  6. Nim, Pseudo. "Game Over Online ~ Liath". www.game-over.net. Retrieved 2018-03-30.
  7. "Liath Review by Quandary". 2008-06-22. Retrieved 2018-03-30.