Excerpt: "...I first saw screenshots of Armada I thought to myself..."what a load of rubbish." Cause to be honest thats what it looked like. But after a great review from ign.com and dreamcast-hq.net, I decided to give it a look. Armada is in fact the first RPG for the Dreamcast. There is an entire level-based system, as well as RPG stile items, etc. I quickly learned after the first hour that this was one of the better Dreamcast games I had purchased this ...
what the? why is this pile of rubbish on the dreamcast?
12 July 2000
Excerpt: "Armada blends the action of "Asteroids" and RPG elements of "r-type delta" to bring you a game that is less fun than either. Being one of the few two-dimensional Dreamcast games, many folks might be ready to dismiss the game's graphics. While not stellar, the graphics fit the game to a tee. All the ships are polygonal, which allows them to tilt while turning and other little special effects. Space looks, well, like space, except the designers felt ...
Pros: fast, good 2D graphics .
Cons: Would have been fantastic on the NES, good on the SNES and rubbish on the PSX .