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?".
Excerpt: With more stuff to do, more physics-defying attacks and more on-screen enemies than ever, Dynasty Warriors 8 has a lot going for it. It’s explosive yet elegant, and deliberate in the ways it allows you to dominate the warzone. It even presents new challenges when appropriate.
Pros: Tons of content with clear progression, no clones, great new mechanics
Cons: Some slowdown and low-grade visual tech, the usual concessions for the amount of onscreen chaos
Summary: Fun Shui 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.