X360, PS3 Friday, May 11, 2007 | 2:08 AM

Dynasty Warriors: Gundam announced in the West

Dynasty Warriors: Gundam announced in the West

Namco-Bandai and Koei surprise the videogame world by announcing the release of Dynasty Warriors: Gundam (Gundam Musô in Japan) for the XBox 360 (plus the original PS3 version) for the United-States. As usual, the press release comes with a bunch of screens, and as usual also, no news about an hypothetical European release.


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Commented on 2007-05-11 02:24:02
360 version!? For real!? WOOOOHOOOO!!
Commented on 2007-05-11 02:29:17
i wont a proper gundam game which includes the gundam from gundam wing.....was a really kool anime
Commented on 2007-05-11 02:48:59
WOW! totally unexpected....someone had a very good idea!
Commented on 2007-05-11 02:59:06
i didn't see this coming

the more 3rd party games from devs , the more 360 image improves in japan and the better will have chance of getting high profile japanese games(you know the one i'am talking about)

EDIT: come to think of it, i know why this game is coming to 360 its because namco bandia is not happy with ps3's sells. this game sold less than than what was expected
Commented on 2007-05-11 03:18:29
I really like dynasty warriors but eh dont like gundam at all. Mainly because of the lame combat in gundam games. But this one seems like it could be fun.
Commented on 2007-05-11 03:24:54 In reply to gmulis
Posted by gmulis
i didn't see this coming

the more 3rd party games from devs , the more 360 image improves in japan and the better will have chance of getting high profile japanese games(you know the one i'am talking about)
That witch game for DS?

:p
Commented on 2007-05-11 03:26:50 In reply to henchturk
Posted by henchturk
That witch game for DS?

:p
?????
Commented on 2007-05-11 06:34:17
When are you going to post the new Halo 3 footage, Blim?
Commented on 2007-05-11 07:37:30
What an original title for a game!
Commented on 2007-05-11 08:25:57
Hah, Dynasty Warriors: Gundam. What's next? Dynasty Warrior: Mario, DW: GTA, DW:Halo.....c'mon, this is ridiculous.
Commented on 2007-05-11 09:17:43 In reply to SimonM7
Posted by SimonM7
360 version!? For real!? WOOOOHOOOO!!
You wont say that when you play it.. it shoul dhave been left on PS3
Commented on 2007-05-11 11:21:46
I've seen this running, it lags pretty much :(
Commented on 2007-05-11 12:21:45
so, namco not content with punishing ps3 owners with this game, now theyre trying to punish 360 owners too!
Commented on 2007-05-11 12:23:32
I cannot believe they actually called it Dynasty Warriors: Gundam. Seriously, I thought that was a joke when I first heard it.
Commented on 2007-05-11 14:30:55
replace the skins to robots : a new game is made -_-
Commented on 2007-05-11 16:40:19
They dissed NNN for its graphics and this amazing next gen game is what they bought in hordes for their beloved new system? Hmm.. I see.
Commented on 2007-05-11 19:08:42 In reply to gmulis
Posted by gmulis
?????
DokiDoki something for the DS,

it was meant to be a joke, I failed :/
Commented on 2007-05-11 19:11:49
I hate dynasty warriors but with gundams I could see myself playing something like this because a gundam would be realistically that superior to other mechs.
Commented on 2007-05-11 22:10:37 In reply to miketuck3r
Posted by miketuck3r
You wont say that when you play it.. it shoul dhave been left on PS3
On the contrary, I know exactly what this game is and I think it's brilliant. Not many games have the balls to go all out brawler, and the Musou series is pretty much alone in delivering strangely hypnotic hack and slash action. Someone said Dynasty Warrios: Mario as a joke, but I honesly think any theme would be awesome based on the DW engine.

They're all budget priced and tons of fun, so I say keep bringing it, Koei! :)
Commented on 2007-05-12 22:02:38 In reply to gmulis
Posted by gmulis
i didn't see this coming

the more 3rd party games from devs , the more 360 image improves in japan and the better will have chance of getting high profile japanese games(you know the one i'am talking about)

EDIT: come to think of it, i know why this game is coming to 360 its because namco bandia is not happy with ps3's sells. this game sold less than than what was expected
Uhm, if it's available in Japan for the PS3 already, they aren't going to be releasing it there on the 360 as it wouldn't really help...at all. This seems to be a habit for some developers lately. I think the Japan division of Sega wasn't releasing VF5 for 360 but the US and EU divisions were. I've heard the same for DMC4 also ('heard' being the keyword.) So the 'improving' of 360's image in Japan isn't really the case here.

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