Game of Thrones: Episode 5 - A Nest of Vipers

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By DarkZero on 60

The closer that Telltale Games' episodic spin-off of Game of Thrones reaches its conclusion, the more frustrating it becomes. After four episodes, it was clearly obvious that the promise that players would make meaningful choices to shape the narrative...

By gotgame.com on 60

The big, final decision in A Nest of Vipers, the penultimate episode in Telltale's Game of Thrones series, demonstrates the strength of the developer's player-choice-based storyline. It's the peak of two characters that have been forced to consider what...

By ign.com on 65

Based on HBO's award-winning television drama, Game of Thrones and the epic work of George RR Martin, Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series tells the story of House Forrester. Caught up in the events of The War of the Five Kings, they are placed in a...

By Cheat Code Central on 58

Telltale has the habit of making their second to last episodes in series be their weakest ones, and their Game of Thrones series is likely their weakest series in and of itself. So what happens when you put those together? Something that's not very fun....

By PC Gamer on

You'll find Game of Thrones spoilers in here, so turn back if you want to experience the game fresh.I knew what to expect, but even so, the first five minutes of "A Nest of Vipers" so depressed me that I switched it off in favor of toying with candyland...

By Destructoid on

From that trailer, A Nest of Vipers seems like a perfect title for this episode. The question is: which character is in the nest? Asher finds himself in a pit fight presumably to the death, Gared is north of The Wall in Wildling territory, Mira has a...

International Review By Gamezoom.net on 80

Wir waren weit im Norden und haben gegen die Others gekämpft, haben endlich unseren Verräter gefunden und laufen im Süden immer weiter unserem Verderben entgegen, während wir auf dem anderen Kontinent mit Gold abgespeist werden und in den Fighting Pits...

International Review By techtudo.com.br on 75

Game of Thrones: A Nest of Vipers certamente foi um passo na direção certa para a série, mas ainda existem fatores narrativos que podem ser aprimorados para tornar o desfecho da temporada muito mais proveitoso para o jogador. Dito isto, se você já...

International Review By nrsgamers.it on 74

A Nest of Vipers è un buon episodio all'interno di questa prima stagione di Game of Thrones. I ritmi serrati, l'impostazione cinematografica e gli approfondimenti psicologici su alcuni dei personaggi compensano almeno in parte la mancanza di un...

International Review By in.ign.com on 65

The potential of powerful, story-altering choices is largely blown on an episode full of out-of-character portrayals and padding scenes that don't move us any closer to the finish line. Mira's interaction with Cersei is a highlight, and the ending is a...

International Review By eurogamer.de on

Sehr kurz und nur an zwei Fronten von besonderer Konsequenz, lebt Episode fünf in erster Linie von zwei ausgesprochen starken...