X360 Monday, December 18, 2006 | 1:18 AM

5 images of Earth Defense Forces X

5 images of Earth Defense Forces X

D3 released five sweet screenshots of Earth Defense Forces X, last instalment of an excellent PS2 action series. The game is available in Japan since last week, and the impressions from the people who imported it are very good. Hopefully, with the US version planned to hit the shelves in march 07, we can hope an Euro release date to be announced quickly.


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Commented on 2006-12-18 01:55:31
Looks like good old fashioned arcade crazy fun
Commented on 2006-12-18 02:48:05
GOTY :D! Well, it'll still be fun to me.
Commented on 2006-12-18 05:34:44
I just picked this game up yesterday, and I've got to say it's a fun little action title and for the price you can't go wrong!

The graphics are actually quite decent, and while the controls seem a little quirky at first, it doesn't take long for the average gamer to get into the swing of the things. The coolest part about this game is the size of everything. Some of the aliens you fight up close are 10 to 20 times larger than you - - - the audio isn't anything to scream about, most of it is just loads of Japanese through radios - people shouting, screaming, dying - everything you'd expect from an alien invasion really.
Commented on 2006-12-18 06:40:56 In reply to moribund112
Posted by moribund112
I just picked this game up yesterday, and I've got to say it's a fun little action title and for the price you can't go wrong!

The graphics are actually quite decent, and while the controls seem a little quirky at first, it doesn't take long for the average gamer to get into the swing of the things. The coolest part about this game is the size of everything. Some of the aliens you fight up close are 10 to 20 times larger than you - - - the audio isn't anything to scream about, most of it is just loads of Japanese through radios - people shouting, screaming, dying - everything you'd expect from an alien invasion really.
Sounds like everything I wanted from it, and more!
Commented on 2006-12-18 09:13:04
looks like lost planet without snow :P:P:P:P
Commented on 2006-12-18 13:29:54 In reply to whydra555
Posted by whydra555
looks like lost planet without snow :P:P:P:P
so does every other 3rd person game with guns, jap art, no snow, and free camera.
Commented on 2006-12-18 13:33:11
those are some horrible gfx
Commented on 2006-12-18 17:03:19
I will pick this up when it's in the bargin bin unless the story pans out to be more interesting then just killing giant bugs.
Commented on 2006-12-18 17:30:18
unimpresive graphics, dunno about gameplay. right now - not intrested

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