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Berserk: Western title & date revealed

Berserk: Western title & date revealed

The definitive Western title for the action-RPG from Koei Tecmo and Omega Force has been revealed: Berserk and the Band of the Hawk. The game will launch on Febraury 21, new trailer and screens after the jump.

Title Announcement Trailer

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Commented on 2016-09-15 19:24:47
If this game has fabulous cutscenes then I will bother playing it. Berserk has a fantastic story and the new anime did it no justice at all.
Commented on 2016-09-15 19:27:05 In reply to Eamon
Posted by Eamon
If this game has fabulous cutscenes then I will bother playing it. Berserk has a fantastic story and the new anime did it no justice at all.
the salt in the would is that a videogame for a generic hack b' slash has Way better animation than a new anime show after waiting all this time. Anime is trash.
Commented on 2016-09-15 22:24:09
That screenshot is creepy.
Commented on 2016-09-15 22:38:47 In reply to syder
Posted by syder
That screenshot is creepy.
then thanks that the behelit isn't sad...

https://media.giphy.com/media/oNJ3am00JCroA/giphy....
Commented on 2016-09-16 01:28:40 In reply to nostradamus
Posted by nostradamus
then thanks that the behelit isn't sad...

https://media.giphy.com/media/oNJ3am00JCroA/giphy....
Oh god.
Commented on 2016-09-16 01:48:31
Recently grown quite fond of musou, so i might actually pick this up.
Commented on 2016-09-16 02:41:15 In reply to nostradamus
Posted by nostradamus
the salt in the would is that a videogame for a generic hack b' slash has Way better animation than a new anime show after waiting all this time. Anime is trash.
Seems you misunderstand the concept of Anime isn't to always follow the cookie cutter animation art style formula.

The Anime series takes a risk with it's CGi use and it actually works very well.

As far as the game, it is funny how the first attempt way back on Dreamcast preceded the Dynasty Warriors genre but was still an early 3d polygon evolution of the old 2d side scrolling beat em ups and hack and slash em ups.
Commented on 2016-09-16 10:23:56 In reply to Akumajo
Posted by Akumajo
The Anime series takes a risk with it's CGi use and it actually works very well.
ha ha ha should we say they are almost... courageous? lmao.

with the usage of cg/animation, what a shit looking anime, by some of the worst anime standards. it's horrible.
Commented on 2016-09-16 15:41:52 In reply to nostradamus
Same goes for the original 1995 anime, just horrible, and after watching a bit further than only ep1 I can safely say both are shit shows. As to the animation techniques: Imo traditional animation =/= better if it's as badly executed as in the original show (compare that to Space Adventure Cobra from 1982 for example). Only animations that did the manga justice were the 3 movies, rest is forgettable, which is sad. But the new low will be this game, which will not only feature bad animation but also bad graphics combined with abysmal Warriors buttonmashing gameplay... *sigh*
Commented on 2016-09-17 09:23:52
Omega Force should make another Trinity: Souls of Zill O'll, one of the best action/rpgs on PS3, good story, characters and gameplay.
Commented on 2016-09-22 04:31:13
want.

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