Compared to the Doom and Heretic boards here, the Hexen board seems very quiet. There are so few messages here. I wonder why. Would have thought Hexen is the most brilliant of all the Doom-engine games, with its extremely rich graphics, more dramatic and compelling gameplay (the crushers are much louder, and you can plunge to your death, too
), and high degree of programmability (as in the use of scripts). Indeed I would single out this game as Raven Software's crowning achievement; no other games by Raven ever since have gripped me as much to this day. (Mageslayer comes close, but it's non-editable AFAIK.