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E3: Brütal Legend gameplay

E3: Brütal Legend gameplay

The E3 keeps going on gamersyde with this video of Brütal Legend that DjMizuhara sent us.


E3: Gameplay by DjMizuhara

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Commented on 2009-06-08 18:21:43
i gotta say, based on that footage, brutal legend looks brutally average as far as action games go. i'll be checking it out purely for the wacky story. but the gameplay certainly isnt getting me excited.
Commented on 2009-06-08 19:09:02
That looked f'n rad. Sure, the combat looks average, but I certainly wasn't expecting above average hack'n'slash gameplay; that's more reserved for your NGs and DMCs.

As long as there's some variety and it's not frustrating to play, it's got enough humour, charm, and convincing voice acting in a setting that I downright dig to make it a sure thing for me.
Commented on 2009-06-08 20:07:41
I'm getting this game solely to support Jack Black lol.
Commented on 2009-06-08 20:23:34
This is relevant to my interests.

Thanks.
Commented on 2009-06-08 20:29:13
hmm looks average and now only seems to have its very cool art style going for it. Not the type of game I'd play for the story so that's more or less just giving me a reason as to why I'm doing what I'm doing. I was just expecting better in the end.
Commented on 2009-06-08 21:01:08
Eh, I actually thought the action looked pretty 'kick ass' judging by the gameplay footage. It was awesome when he does that special attack to bring down the building.

I'll be keeping an eye on this one, fo' shore.
Commented on 2009-06-08 21:19:08
I wish it was more of a platformer than a hack and slash. I will buy this soley cause psychonauts was such a great game and i'm hoping not to be let down with this one.
Commented on 2009-06-08 22:04:47
GOW with the guitar..pffff..i prefer GOW.
Commented on 2009-06-09 01:01:25 In reply to Sarunas
Posted by Sarunas
GOW with the guitar..pffff..i prefer GOW.
Since when did GOW invent the hack 'n slash? Besides, the gameplay doesn't look like GOW at all (except superficially), it looks more like a 3D Golden Axe if you were playing with Gilius Thunderhead.
Commented on 2009-06-09 02:34:22
I'm getting it because a) the premise is funny b) Jack Black is funny c) it's too metal for you mothaf*cka.
Commented on 2009-06-09 02:36:51
cant wait for this game its just to heavy ;)
the setting, the main-character and the feeling are sooo unique.
already pre ordered.
Commented on 2009-06-09 16:54:07
As it stands, I'm on the fence. Since the footage is early in the game, we're only really seeing Eddie by himself, or with one other party-member. I'm curious to see how the whole "metal army" angle plays out. ;)
Commented on 2009-06-09 18:24:33
Ooh, can we already pre-order? I'm putting my money down for this funny open-world hack-and-slash RTS metal awesomeness.
Commented on 2009-06-10 10:19:11
Looks like a lot of fun to me. The premise to this game really interests me, something a little different from the norm.

Cant wait to play it!

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