Excerpt: Strategy games, much like underwear, didn't used to worry about how they looked. It was all about function over form. The early strategy titles were basically glorified chess games on PC... by the time the genre got to consoles, we had sprites and motion, but things were still fairly static.
Summary: Wild ARMs XF, also known as Wild Arms Crossfire, offers a unique strategy role-playing experience with a hex-based grid system producing more tactical positioning options, a large number of job classes allowing vast party customization, and a wide range of mission objectives making it one of the...
Excerpt: Wild ARMs XF has, like the two young ladies silhouetted on its cover, a dual presentation. One of the young ladies wants to have fun with the player and take them on an adventure they will never forget. The other young lady just wants to beat them to death with her steel gauntlets.
Excerpt: XSeed has taken Wild ARMs and turned it into a strategical RPG, and it’s actually pretty cool. While you lose out on the adventure and exploration of the original Wild ARMs titles, you gain a new perspective on the Wild ARMs universe. How does it play?
Excerpt: Genre : Strategy RPG Platform : Sony Playstation Portable ESRB Rating : Everyone 10+ Developer : Media Vision Publisher : XSEED Release Date : 3/11/08 The Wild Arms western-themed RPG series has graced our consoles for the past 12 years.
Excerpt: The Wild Arms series has never been in the forefront of the RPG consciousness like Final Fantasy has, but it has steadily accumulated a loyal following and made progressive strides throughout the years.
Excerpt: reviews, you'll know I have a serious soft spot for the series. It was something that was kindled from the first whistled opening in the original game, and despite some rough patches, the series has still managed to be one of my favorites on the PlayStation systems.