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Dynasty Warriors 5: Xtreme Legends PS2 Review
31 May 2010
Excerpt: There has been that many different versions of Dynasty Warriors released that if the end of the world came tomorrow Koei could die with the solace that plenty of Dynasty Warriors titles have been developed and sold.
Excerpt: The first thing you’ll notice about Dynasty Warriors 5: Xtreme Legends is that there are far more options available on the menu screen than have appeared in any of the previous forty million titles in the series.
Conclusion: Seeing as this is an add-on, it's a little much to expect it to have the kind of extra content that a full game would have, but what's here is certainly worth the $30 -- provided you haven't gotten tired of the series yet.
Conclusion: Dynasty Warriors 5: Xtreme Legends accomplishes set genre requirements with the air of assurance established throughout its long-running history, but it creates no new elements or even attempts to convincingly reinvent the old. It’s a by-the-numbers experience, and that number is 5.
Pros: Well crafted and faithful to the overall series, Graphically decent and offers a strong line-up of playable and created characters, Destiny Mode and co-op Xtreme Mode are both solid additions, Multiple game modes (including a 2-player co-op) guarantee prolonged longevity to the dedicated
Cons: The overly simplistic fight controls quickly descend into “rinse and repeat” boredom, and combo moves and Musou attacks are never fulfilling enough to promote addiction, Lack of directional control on the game camera and zero environmental interaction casts the game as a rather flat, singular-pac...
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Summary: Dynasty Warriors 5 Xtreme Legends est un bon jeu de combats... titanesques. Les ennemis sont innombrables et l'écran est surchargé d'alliers. Les batailles sont épiques et les morts se comptent avec une calculatrice scientifique, tellement ils sont nombreux.