Excerpt: We’re on Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition now. Considering these games have all covered the same period of time and the same base characters, you have to wonder how much longer they can keep adding new stuff.
Excerpt: How is this for a name: Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition? That mouthful of words represents the newest release in the seemingly immortal (as in “this sucker won’t ever die”) Dynasty Warriors franchise from Omega Force and Koei; a PS4/Vita cross play-optimized version of 2013’s...
Excerpt: A new addition to Koei’s long running Dynasty Warriors series will most likely either make a reasonably seasoned gamer cringe or giggle with delight like a child on their way to Disney World. There honestly isn’t much of a gray area.
Excerpt: As you can probably guess by the number “8” in the title, Dynasty Warriors has been around for a while. The Warriors series has been popular for Tecmo Koei, spawning spin-off franchises such as Gundam Warriors and several expansions for the Dynasty Warriors games.
Excerpt: There are three certainties you can count on in life: death, taxes, and Dynasty Warriors. The famous button-mashing hack-n-slasher is known less for its innovation between titles and more for releasing a new, slightly upgraded edition every handful of months.
Pros: A wealth of stuff to do and unlock, Mowing down the opposition in droves
Cons: Combat is repetitive as ever, PS4 version doesn’t take advantage of the more powerful hardware, Not enough new content to justify a double dip
Excerpt: I said last year that I safely believed Dynasty Warriors 8 to be the best entry in the mainline series. Well, I’d like to amend that statement, because we now how the base game of Dynasty Warriors 8 built in with the Xtreme Legends add-on, dubbed Complete Edition , for Sony’s shiny new gaming...