Reviews and Problems with Armored Core: Nine Breaker
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17 August 2006
Excerpt: The Armored Core series of games is incredibly popular in Japan. Then again, what isn’t’ In the west, the franchise hasn’t really carved out any massive following, despite the games being released by a multitude of different publishers.
Excerpt: I've played and finished every Armored Core game since the first on the PlayStation back in 1997. Since I've been writing for GameCritics, I've reviewed four of them: Armored Core 2, AC2: Another Age, AC 3 , and Silent Line: AC .
Excerpt: Armored Core is back, with Armored Core: Nine Breaker . The graphics have a nice amount of realism to them, and have a familiar appearance to those familiar with various types of mech-related science fiction.
Excerpt: Can you defeat “Nine Ball?” Are your mech building and piloting skills up to the task of becoming the “Nine Breaker?” Has the title of the game got you convinced that your mech will be standing in a pool hall all day trying to decide what cue and chalk combination would work best?
Excerpt: Armored Core: Nine Breaker is the ninth game in a long series of mech combat titles. The game features an intricate setup where you can customize every single aspect of your giant robotic death machine.
Excerpt: Considering the plethora of mech games currently available for the PS2, the only one that has really stood the test of time is the Armored Core series. Armored Core: Nine Breaker is the 9th title in the Armored Core series, and it certainly lives up to its reputation.
Conclusion: Game sound is also thoroughly decent, and the throbbing musical ambience of Nine Breaker will likely push the pulse rate of those gamers immersed in the heat of battle. As with the visual performance of AC weaponry, its accompanying aural performance is equal to the task when it comes to...
Pros: Offers masses of mech customisation, A.I. is impressively unpredictable, Battles are hard hitting and well paced, Reduced price point
Cons: Obviously aimed at just the dedicated Armored Core fans, Same old fiddly controls, overly complicated HUD, Battle arena and training exercises amount to not enough content, Lack of Network multiplayer is scandalous and kills longevity
Excerpt: Installez-vous dans le siège de pilotage d'un MEC ULTRA PUISSANT!Détruisez vos ennemis et remportez toutes les batailles ! Modifiez votre MECH en fonction des ennemis que vous affrontez.Des milliers de possibilités ! Créez le Mech Ultime !Gagnez contre des centaines d'ennemis, possédant tous...
Excerpt: Beaucoup d'entre vous doivent se rappeler que, dans leur plus tendre enfance, leur rêve ultime était de piloter ces gigantesques robots qui peuplaient la télévision, et par extension leur imagination.
Excerpt: Еще год назад грозные боевые машины купались в лучах уходящей славы. Armored Core: Nexus новизной не блистала, но собрать на одном диске все лучшее, когда-либо предложенное From Software, – уже заслуга немалая. Что помешало сделать рывок вперед, взять новую вершину? Отсутствие денег, людей?