By Gabriel Chau | Submitted On November 20, 2008
Past Gundam associated video games like Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. Portable, Gundam Battle Royale and Gundam Battle Tactics have been all huge games, specially the Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. Portable with the ultra-modern cell matches from the Gundam Seed series. Gundam vs Gundam, the ultra-modern Gundam recreation launched for the PlayStation Portable in Japan (no date for North American launch yet). Is this one price shopping for at all? Read on…..
For these that have now not performed the video games and even heard of Gundams before, they’re simply transformers but only appear 100x better. The video games said above simply positioned you in considered one of the cell suits, now not imperative Gundams simply due to the fact there are assorted robots within the series. You will likely be controlling and preventing in opposition to considered one of the assorted sides, typically NULL aspects every with assorted cell matches and cell armor (these will now not be imperative robots but may be fighter planes etc). Its in truth a third consumer shooter, simply exchange human/monsters with robots.
If I matter correctly, this recreation was originally from the arcade and it was ported over to the PlayStation 2, then to the PSP. Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. Portable was a huge recreation that bought hours of play time and huge replay price simply due to the fact you may improve a variety of your cell suits’ stats reminiscent of how speedy the weapon can fire, extra ammo, extra fire energy as effectively as extra health, leap upper and extra booster energy etc. This is quite loads degree grinding though, which I suppose was imperative so as to stream a few of the tougher levels.
Gundam vs Gundam is in truth simply the arcade model ported over to the PSP. At first I concept there was a tale mode simply like Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. Portable. I must have figured that out from the title of the game, dull me. The controls are simply the comparable or in truth comparable to the assorted video games though – jump, boost, shoot, melee, shoot 2, assorted shot, assorted melee and special. The three specials are tough to execute simply due to the fact you want to grasp triangle, plus the two the shoot or melee. The assorted transfer is fairly simpler and its finished by urgent triangle, sq. and cross (might as effectively press your proper thumb onto all 4 buttons)
I have yet to even execute any of them. How did I even determine out the best method to execute these tough to do moves? They are in truth said in considered one of the recreation options. I will exchange as soon as I determine out the best method to execute them. I even have by no potential had such frustration over assorted strikes from past Gundam games.
[Update: I even have said to execute the assorted assaults (only whilst your assorted gauge is full) by pressing…..most of the buttons]
Aside from the standards, now you may assign orders in your laptop teammate, instructions like attack, circumvent and marvel attack. You too can name in aid the place an extra cell go properly with for a moment and throw in a number of extra pictures at your ultra-modern target, as usual, the calls for aid may be recharged with time simply like recharging your gun’s ammo. I discover the aid handy because, if I matter wisely it was capable to take the hits for me as effectively as performing as a decoy for a brief time.
Enough with the controls, the recreation has three recreation modes – “normal” mode (I name it the ordinary mode, was going to claim tale mode but its now not a story) the place you battle by way of 8 levels with the final stage as boss stage, fast play and multiplayer that helps 2 on 2 battles. I suppose the 2 on 2 is the promoting level here, simply equivalent to the arcade version, the thrill is from taking pictures and slashing assorted human piloted cell suits. Once you’ve got chose a cell go properly with from the record with 20+ of them and extra may be unlocked by completing the “normal” mode. They vary from the oldest 0079 collection all of the method to the ultra-modern ones from the Gundam 00 series. The purpose of any of those recreation mode is the same, you and your enemies equally have a life bar, you’ll lose in case your side’s life bar reaches 0. When you and/or your teammate dies (same is going for enemies), the quantity of life your staff loses is founded mostly at the cell go properly with you picked. The stronger the cell suit, the upper issues its worth, which potential whilst it blows up, your staff loses a larger quantity of life. So that potential its now not all of the time increased to choose the strongest from the list. I picked my favourite Freedom Gundam and its price 3000GP, I misplaced considered one of the video games as soon as by demise only twice!
In “normal” mode, you’ll battle in random places and you’ll have a random laptop cell go properly with to battle alongside facet with you. There are a complete of 8 levels with the final one being the boss stage. The boss is huge, relative in your cell go properly with and it took me 2 attempts to beat it, I was one hit clear of dropping the recreation for the moment time! I guess I simply want to train extra with the controls, a tuition mode might be a ideally suited recreation mode for this game.
Quick play is now not any brainer, you choose your cell go properly with and choose as so much as 3 assorted laptop to battle with or in opposition to you. You can alter recommendations like how lengthy the match lasts for, how speedy your assorted gauge fills up or assorted stages/music.
Unfortunately I have now not had a threat to strive out the multiplayer.
So as you may see, there’s now not any degree grinding here. Although you may nonetheless unlock extra cell suits, intro movies, endings and photographs for the multimedia galleries.
Graphics and audio
Graphics are again, PSP quality, the cell matches are properly detailed, environments are plain however the recreation is so speedy paced you’ll now not have time to savour or hear to, now not that there’s something to savour here. Music is in truth actual sound tracks from the Gundam series, so founded mostly on which Gundam series’ stage you’re preventing in, you’ll be hearing that series’ soundtrack. The soundtracks convey again loads of tales by the way.
Overall I suppose this recreation is OK. I nonetheless choose Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. Portable as it has a tale mode and degree grinding though you may nonetheless unlock extra cell suits, perhaps its simply me. For these which might be seeking speedy paced arcade variety recreation play, Gundam vs Gundam must go properly with your needs. Skills in truth topic on this recreation since there’s no degree grinding the place you may simply overpower your enemies by powering up your cell matches and weapons. If you’ve got plenty of Gundam loving pals with PSP, I mean convincing them to get a replica so as so much as 4 of you and your pals can battle every assorted every time with out going to the arcade.
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