WII Saturday, September 22, 2007 | 10:05 PM

Images of Ghost Squad

Images of Ghost Squad

It is too stupid for words as SEGA well knows it with this latest batch of images from their shooting game Ghost Squad, a Nintendo Wii exclusivity. A weapon shaped as a dolphin, deadly bikini beauties, samurais, a character with a heart-shaped eye patch, it's like bad fiction. However, it's real and will use the Wii Zapper peripheral. The game can be completed alone or with the help of up to four friends. You can unlock a total of 25 weapons. The game will be available this November.


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Commented on 2007-09-22 22:28:15
Oh my god.

Didn't even have to open the pictures to say that.
Commented on 2007-09-22 23:52:25
non-sensical plot/characters... let me guess Japanese developer? I'd put money on it. "bad fiction" synonymous with...
Commented on 2007-09-23 00:15:02
.........April fools.........w8 this aint april
Commented on 2007-09-23 00:43:31
This has to be some stupid joke-mode of the game or something. Right? :P
Commented on 2007-09-23 01:06:23
WOW
Commented on 2007-09-23 01:15:42
basicly, no one has the balls to put a serious game on the wii then ..
Commented on 2007-09-23 01:45:03
looks like a cheesy porn movie turned into a game
Commented on 2007-09-23 03:22:48
These are not from the normal gameplay, my guess is they are unlockables and if Im right they are funny as hell :D
Commented on 2007-09-23 03:28:50
Reminds me of Oneechanbara. I think I'll be picking this up once I get a Wii!
Commented on 2007-09-23 05:38:45
really really stupid for them to release images like this. Not just because they're stupid, but some people might find the images of the game and think that this IS the game (which means less sales). You don't see Bungie releasing images of Grunts in bikinis for Halo 3.
Commented on 2007-09-23 09:04:13 In reply to mustacio
Posted by mustacio
really really stupid for them to release images like this. Not just because they're stupid, but some people might find the images of the game and think that this IS the game (which means less sales). You don't see Bungie releasing images of Grunts in bikinis for Halo 3.
Because there is no cheat for bikinis in H3
Commented on 2007-09-23 15:36:20
It seems like most Wii games have ultra simple game mechanics. I assume this is an on-rail shooting gallery game. For $50, a game needs to be more than a novelty, IMO.
Commented on 2007-09-24 05:35:13
...Sweet lord - I just vomited on my monitor...
Commented on 2007-09-24 08:35:16
Funny thing is that I've played in it in arcade this weekend and spent approx $10 (in rubles) - couldn't stop playing. This one is pretty ugly but suprisingly addictive.
Commented on 2007-09-24 10:23:09
yaakkss UGLY GFX
Commented on 2007-09-24 18:56:33
Hey, I played this game a week ago, in the ARCADES! Man, Sega sure loves to port their arcade games...
Commented on 2007-09-24 21:38:53
Yeah, Ghost Squad rocks in the arcades, and it'll make a great addition to my Wii library.

I think it's very encouraging to know that Sega are showing the Wii some arcade port love, as Virtua Striker 3 was the only one that went on the cube and... wasn't... terribly hot.

They'd have to mess this up PRETTY bad to ruin an inherently great shooter though - to a point I don't think is even possible.
Commented on 2007-09-25 00:28:32
OMG! Looks like virtua cop on the Playstation 1 !
http://www.deafgamers.com/vc1.jpg

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