One of the most beautiful migraine inducers you'll ever experience
Jeff Hazen, MobyGames
24 July 2009
Conclusion: Cardinal Syn feels like a game full of wasted potential. With imaginative characters and environments, an inviting medieval theme, and fantastic graphics and sound, this game has all the makings of an excellent fighter... except for good gameplay.
Pros: Cardinal Syn is a medieval-themed, one-on-one fighting game that has an excellent sense of presentation! For its time, the graphics of this PS1 title are high quality, with fluid movements, wonderfully imaginative and detailed environments, and eye-catching particle effects. The sound and music o...
Cons: The actual fighting aspect of Cardinal Syn almost feels like it was an afterthought. The blocking system especially feels weak, as blocking almost seems to occur at random, actually working only about a third of the time. Players can occasionally get hung up on traps, like the rolling mine carts ...
Excerpt: The backstory to Cardinal Sin is that a woman called Sin stole the artefacts to control the realm, after tricking the populace into holding a tournament to find their strongest fighter, who she promptly killed.
Pros: Some good characters . Interactive environments .
Cons: Difficulty varies immensely . Not compelling .
Summary: Cuando tienes la caja del cd de Cardinal Syn en la mano y nunca has oido hablar de el, lo primero que piensas es que es otro juego de lucha pero con otra ambientacion; lo pones dentro de tu Play, conectas, y te pones a jugar.
Pros: Realismo de las acciones, graficos, banda sonora, personajes
Summary: EL cardinal Syn me prece uno de los mejores juegos de lucha que hay para Play Station. Aunque no tenga la publicidad y la fama del Tekken 3 te divierte mucho mas, debido por ejemplo a escenarios mas interactivos( hay vida, armas, cosas que te hacen daño...