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LYON, FRANCE â€“ 4 December 2006 â€“ Atari and Obsidian Entertainmentâ€™s Neverwinter Nightsâ„¢ 2 has attracted accolades from critics in all corners of the globe, with the European gaming press heaping adoring praise on the epic role-playing game following its release in early November. The sample of quotes and review scores below, taken from amongst Europeâ€™s top gaming media, comfortably reaffirms Neverwinter Nights 2 as a franchise at the top of its game and one which will continue to amaze and delight gamers for years to come, whilst underlining Atariâ€™s long-standing and continuing commitment to excellence in the role-playing genre.
"The sequel weâ€™ve been waiting for. Itâ€™s hard to think of anyone who could be disappointed with the contents of this box. 91%â€ â€“ PC Format, UK
â€œSolid proof that the RPG genre is still going strong, and will probably not be kicked off the throne by time consuming online adventures. Long live the king! 9/10â€ â€“ Gamereactor.dk, Denmark
â€œWarm, deep, intricate beyond belief, so very funny (wait until you meet the gnome bard), and magnificently involving. 9/10â€ â€“Gamesradar.com, UK
â€œFinally, once again, a true role playing game. 10/10" â€“ Eurogamer.de, Germany
â€œIf you want to live an epic adventure, containing every bit of RPG magic ever, you canâ€™t go wrong with Neverwinter Nights 2. 96%â€ â€“ Micromania, Spain
â€œIf only just a small fibre of your being likes role-playing games, then NWN2 should be in your game collection immediately. 5/6â€ â€“ Dagsavisen newspaper, Norway
â€œFor variety and longevity Neverwinter Nights 2 is amongst the best games of the moment 5/5â€ â€“ XL di Repubblica newspaper, Italy
â€œIf you are a fan of Dungeons & Dragons, you need this game urgently! 85%â€ â€“ PC Jeux, France
â€œThe triumphant return of the ultimate RPG. 96%â€ â€“ PC Master, Greece
The Neverwinter Nights franchise has sold more than two million copies worldwide, is translated into 10 languages, sold in more than 40 countries and features one of the largest and most active fan communities in all of gaming.
More information about Neverwinter Nights 2 can be found at www.nwn2.com, including user forums, project news, development updates and more.