VIDEO | X360, PS3 Thursday, April 14, 2011 | 5:41 PM

El Shaddai demo video

El Shaddai demo video

The demo of El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron arrived today on Playstation Network in Japan and DJmizuhara did not lose any time to capture it completely in video. Do not hesitate to give us your opinion of the game if you tried it yourself.

Demo

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Commented on 2011-04-14 18:35:06
Amazing artstyle.

Day 1 buy.
Commented on 2011-04-14 19:08:31
Day 1 for me too. It's a sheer joy to play so smooth and fluid, even watching somebody else it is a joy to watch. The art is Amazing its constantly changing it's just beautiful never seen anything like it. The demo pushed me over the edge and I went out and pre-ordered it, April 28th can't come soon enough.
Commented on 2011-04-14 19:10:17
Looks awesome, and it seems it plays good, will try the demo.

@DJmizuhara:

How is the hit detection? also can you give me more or less how it feels teh combat, like Bayonetta? DMC? GoW?

Thanks.
Commented on 2011-04-14 19:20:56
DMC with rhythm based combos...it's so smooth. It takes a little while to get to but once you get it it's like butter. Hit detection seems pretty much spot on no complaints here.
Commented on 2011-04-14 19:25:42 In reply to DJmizuhara
Posted by DJmizuhara
DMC with rhythm based combos...it's so smooth. It takes a little while to get to but once you get it it's like butter. Hit detection seems pretty much spot on no complaints here.
Awesome, thanks for the answer.

Can't wait to try the demo.
Commented on 2011-04-14 20:09:38
Thanks for the positive impressions. Any word on the date for 360 demo?
Commented on 2011-04-14 20:14:27
Everything about this game screams different and I like it.
Commented on 2011-04-14 20:46:24 In reply to digi_matrix
Posted by digi_matrix
Thanks for the positive impressions. Any word on the date for 360 demo?
It's already available on JPN marketplace, but Gold exclusive for now (my JPN tag is silver :( )...
Commented on 2011-04-14 21:19:18
Nice attacks, polished.
Thats about all I can say, the rest looks very unappealing to me.
Commented on 2011-04-14 22:02:15
LOVE the art style, hate the main character
Commented on 2011-04-14 22:45:32
Damn nice game, day one. The art style is amazing and characters aren't bad either. Fluid and nice animations, great graphics and gameplay. Played the demo on PS3 but probably wil buy for x360.
Commented on 2011-04-14 23:08:43 In reply to DJmizuhara
Posted by DJmizuhara
Day 1 for me too. It's a sheer joy to play so smooth and fluid, even watching somebody else it is a joy to watch. The art is Amazing its constantly changing it's just beautiful never seen anything like it. The demo pushed me over the edge and I went out and pre-ordered it, April 28th can't come soon enough.
What's your thoughts on the platforming and camera angles?
Commented on 2011-04-15 09:06:27
Played like 2 mins of this game and already knew the game is for me. I really don't need to play the demo anymore. Im already sold on this.
Commented on 2011-04-15 09:09:33 In reply to GangstaNip
Posted by GangstaNip
Played like 2 mins of this game and already knew the game is for me. I really don't need to play the demo anymore. Im already sold on this.
You played the demo for 2 minutes, then turned your console off? Impressive. Maybe I'll try that with Arkham City demo, play it for 1 minute, turn my console off, wait for Day 1. Beat that!
Commented on 2011-04-15 09:14:35 In reply to digi_matrix
Posted by digi_matrix
You played the demo for 2 minutes, then turned your console off? Impressive. Maybe I'll try that with Arkham City demo, play it for 1 minute, turn my console off, wait for Day 1. Beat that!
lol
Commented on 2011-04-15 23:59:51 In reply to Seth
Posted by Seth
It's already available on JPN marketplace, but Gold exclusive for now (my JPN tag is silver :( )...
I just now created a Japanese account, but of course also have silver. The cool thing is, my sister knows a lot of Japanese, so I could make her translate the dialog.
Commented on 2011-04-16 00:30:41 In reply to digi_matrix
Posted by digi_matrix
You played the demo for 2 minutes, then turned your console off? Impressive. Maybe I'll try that with Arkham City demo, play it for 1 minute, turn my console off, wait for Day 1. Beat that!
I don't even turn on the console and will be day one, aha beat that.

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