Excerpt: The empire on which the sun never sets. On paper, the Empires offshoot of the ubiquitous Dynasty Warriors series is about conquering each region of ancient China through diplomacy, political schemes, and warfare until you complete the ultimate goal of unification.
Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends Complete Edition Review: For the love of war
4 April 2014
Excerpt: To call Dynasty Warriors one of the most accessible games in history might be an overstatement, but there is a reason why we keep seeing sequel after sequel of Chinese Dynasties going against each other in spectacular warfare.
Summary: Although it is essentially a big chunk of downloadable content, with no major aesthetic improvements on the original game, there is plenty of worthwhile action in Xtreme Legends – another mightily fun carve-up from Omega Force.
Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition Review - the best of an old franchise
25 March 2014
Summary: Not much has changed, but the consistency of the Dynasty Warriors franchise holds true in spades with Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition. Extra content and a lower new-game cost accentuates a gratifying experience that�s filled with content that Dynasty Warriors fans have grown to...
Pros: Musou mechanics are still so gratifying, Varied weaponry for all fighters, Extra content highlights the franchise style
Cons: Doesn't push the PS4 hardware, Traditional style limits audience base
Summary: Dynasty Warriors 8 takes place in the far future, where three rival cyberpunk gangs duke it out on the streets of Neo New York, armed to the teeth with laser fingers, eye-whips, and guns that shoot acidic screaming skull bullets. That's a lie, actually.
Excerpt: Dynasty Warriors 8 is a very sturdy game on the PlayStation 3 that does take the franchise to a new level thanks to the tweaked gaming mechanics. With 75 characters to choose from, Dynasty Warriors 8 has this interesting gaming mechanic called "What If?".