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. Once again, it's about Chinese kingdoms fighting for control of China. There's only so many ways you can explain the unchanging premise of Dynasty Warriors before you start just making stuff up out of boredom.
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?". These What If scenarios allow the player to explore various story choices that change the way the story will play out for the particular character they have chosen.
Dynasty Warriors 8 Review: venerable hack-'n-slash back to its best
24 July 2013
Summary: Dynasty Warriors 8 adds in new features and options to the long-running franchise to breathe new life into the game. Fans, get ready for the best experience in the series since DW3. An instant buy for any KOEI fanatic.
Pros: The emotional soundtrack, Ambition Mode, The range of weapons