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Robot Alchemic Drive
5.9 out of 10

Robot Alchemic Drive

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Overall 6
Features 7
Gameplay 7
Graphics 7
Sound 4
Lifespan 7

Robot Alchemic Drive

Gaming Target
3 February 2003
  • Summary: Yo dudes! Like, I was scarfing this way gnarly wave back there. And then all the sudden this HUGE metal man came up behind me and like knocked me out. What a bummer!
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Overall 9

Expert Review

12 January 2003
  • Summary: ‘Mecha’ fans this is the game you have been waiting for. After wading through the eyesores that are the games on PS2, or getting bogged down in the control schemes for , PS2 owners finally have a decent giant robot game.
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Robot Alchemic Drive – Review

8 January 2003
  • Excerpt: There have been "Big Robot" games available as long as there have been consoles, but we've had a real bumper crop this year. I'm certainly not complaining, but the games in this genre typically share a number of traits, and with so many released in such a short time, it only magnifies their...
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Overall 8

PS2 Review - 'Robot Alchemic Drive'

31 December 2002
  • Excerpt: Genre: Action Publisher: Enix Developer: Enix Release Date: 11/05/2002 At its core, Robot Alchemic Drive is a surprisingly entertaining and original mecha game. Sure, it is highly derivative in terms of artistic and situational material, but it is also highly innovative and playable despite the fact...
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Overall 8

Robot Alchemic Drive (R.A.D.)

Into Liquid Sky
15 December 2002
  • Excerpt: The whole mech game genre has been hampered by many cash cows and boring games trying to cash in on their respective T.V. shows ( Gundam: Journey to Jaburo is a prime example). While some are pretty decent, there just hasn't been an American released mech game that can be called "Excellent".
  • Pros: Unique controller scheme, Plenty of upgrades for your mech, Pretty long game, Very original, and well executed ideas
  • Cons: Graphical Glitches, Horrid Voice-acting, Plot seems shamelessly tacked on
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Overall 8
Gameplay 8
Graphics 7
Sound 7
Control 9
Addiction 9

Expert Review

PSX Extreme
21 November 2002
  • Excerpt: America hasn't had ever had too many niche games come from Japan and for good reason. Most of the games are usually only decent on the whole because of the exact reason we call it a niche game, a unique experience or aspect geared towards a subset of gamers.
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