Legend of Heroes Basics (4 out of 5)
Legend of Heroes is a deep game that has a lot to offer. Players start with one castle where you can develop buildings such as barracks, temples and alchemy labs. Outside the city walls you ca mine resource and battle NPCS. Further exploration can be done and quests can be taken to other areas of the map. Players can equip powerful heroes with weapons and armor as well as develop armies. Players can choose between one of nine different races including humans, orcs, elves, and the undead. Each race has its own buildings and troops to keep things unique. For example while the humans have archers and axmen, the orcs have cyclops and ogres. Each race brings its own unique game play so players can pick and choose which race they want and tailor strategies accordingly.
Resources and Economy (4 out of 5)
The game features many different resources to collect for base building and army production including, timber, ore, sulfur, mercury, crystal and gems. Resource mines can be upgraded with more population for economic bonuses. Technology can be developed in the alchemy lab to further increase the economy for the player. Completing quests in the early game will also bring additional resources which can help with base building and army production.
Armies, Heroes, and Combat (3 out of 5)
The game feature many different units that can be built with each race having its own unique units. Each unit can be allocated to different heroes which can be recruited in the game. Heroes can have their statistics upgraded, gain powerful skills, and even be equipped with gear. Once the sorcery tower is built heroes can start to use magic in combat to gain an advantage over opponents. Heroes can stay in the city for defensive purposes or go on missions against NPCs or other players on the game map. Combat is represented graphically with the player able to move each unit in a grid like fashion to target enemy units or combat can be resolved automatically. Combat may offer the player rewards after it is completed such as weapons or new armor for their hero.
Legend Of Heroes Quests (3 out of 5)
The game features many different quests and missions that can be completed. Early quests include upgrading buildings for rewards of resources. Later players can take quests and missions through NPCs scattered around the game map and use portals to get to other areas of the game map to explore and battle enemies. Leveling up the town hall can grant the player access to other areas too.
General Game Play and Conclusion (4 out of 5)
Legend of Heroes is a great game with many different game play options. Players can choose between nine unique races and play the way they want. There are plenty of buildings to construct as well as quests and technology to produce in the game. The game has a nice soundtrack and combat is fun with the graphics unlike other browser games which are all text based combat. Legend of Heroes is well worth checking out and playing.