X360 Tuesday, September 26, 2006 | 4:33 PM

Images of Super Robot Wars XO

Images of Super Robot Wars XO

Microsoft put online these images of Super Robot (Taisen) Wars XO, looking special and Japanese. The series has lived for quite a few decades now, so it should be an honor for Microsoft to have it on its console.


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Commented on 2006-09-26 17:26:07
Looks kind of cool.
Commented on 2006-09-26 17:26:46
Woah, it looks kinda retro. Love to see this moving.
Commented on 2006-09-26 17:46:26
1 word... RETRO :)
Commented on 2006-09-26 17:51:08
It looks like the work of the Robotech animators of the 80's. Those handrawn characters look very familiar.
Commented on 2006-09-26 17:52:19 In reply to Slabs
Posted by Slabs
Woah, it looks kinda retro. Love to see this moving.
There's a trailer on official site www.suparobo.jp/srw_lineup/srw_xo/movie/index.html.
Btw XO is remake of Gamecube's SRW game which some say is one of the worst in series.
Commented on 2006-09-26 18:02:16
eh... I think I'll pass on this one.
Commented on 2006-09-26 18:02:31
yeah, does look nice, but the graphics aren't all that(someone has to say it!). never played any of thse SRW before, though. the retro characters look cool.
Commented on 2006-09-26 18:19:27
Yes it looks retro. I just watched the video. I hope this is released outside of Japan.
Commented on 2006-09-26 19:59:59
looks full of BURNING JUSTICE :)
Commented on 2006-09-26 21:47:09
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Commented on 2006-09-26 22:38:39
Reminds me of old Grandizer cartoons I used to watch, when I was a kid.
Commented on 2006-09-26 23:37:47
This game looks like fun, but it will NEVER get to the US. So why bother talkin' trash bout it?
Commented on 2006-09-27 00:14:57 In reply to Leingod
Posted by Leingod
This game looks like fun, but it will NEVER get to the US. So why bother talkin' trash bout it?
I dunno, SRW:OG 1+2 have made their way to the US for the GBA, maybe if there's proven interest in the series they'll move up to consoles :)
Commented on 2006-09-27 01:42:07 In reply to omegaheat
Posted by omegaheat
Those handrawn characters look very familiar.
They feature a lot of anime mecha from the 80's. If I'm not mistaken the one with the 3 kids is Rajin-Oh.
Commented on 2006-09-27 05:33:33
Yep, that's the premise behind Super Robot Wars. Tactic battles between classic 70s - 80s series' mechs. Mazinger, Gundam, Ironman, etc.
Commented on 2006-09-27 05:37:07 In reply to Leingod
Posted by Leingod
Yep, that's the premise behind Super Robot Wars. Tactic battles between classic 70s - 80s series' mechs. Mazinger, Gundam, Ironman 28 (The huge robot one, not the DC comics or whatever one), etc.
<--- Sorry bout that, I pressed "quote" instead of "edit" ....

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