Summary: I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. If you’re a fan of any of the Warriors games, any of them at all, then my review is not for you. This review is for the general public who either has never played a Warriors game or hasn’t played one in a long time because they didn’t like the gameplay of...
Excerpt: The warriors have arrived on the Nintendo Wii U and this time, they've brought the gameplay! Gone are the fiddly controls of the Wii as the Koei have included the innovative controls of not just the GamePad but also the Classic Controller in Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper that is a relatively flawless port...
Excerpt: So often in reviews we comment on having to digitally murder thousands of the same looking characters. That is literally true in Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper. In the first level my characters murdered over two thousand. Hordes of enemies would walk up and accept a beat down.
Summary: Hacked and slashed Warriors Orochi 3 was one of the best entries in Koei's long-running Warriors series, perhaps since Dynasty Warriors 3 . Not only was it packed with content, the inclusion of Ryu Hayabusa, Joan of Arc, and other characters from Tecmo Koei's game library, made it quite a special...
Excerpt: The Hydra is a fearsome beast with eight heads. You may recognize it from mythology and from the Disney animated feature wherein Hercules rather famously slew the monster and saved the day while Hades watched in disappointment.
Review: Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper kicks ass on the Wii U, despite some small issues
30 November 2012
Excerpt: Among the many ports that found their way to Nintendo's new console, the Warriors series found itself to be one of them. It's also good to know that if you're getting any sort of Warriors port to the Wii U, at least it's best one out of the entire series.
Summary: Warriors Orochi 3 Hyper is an uninspired port of an excellent game. There are missed opportunities regarding the Wii U's unique features and the slow down, frame rate and draw distance issues make this version the least appealing on the market.