X360 Friday, January 27, 2006 | 3:45 PM

Over G Scans

Over G Scans

Famitsu Weekly also had two full pages about Taito's Over G.


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Commented on 2006-01-27 15:53:07
Maybe its just me, but the jets look better in BF2, not to be harsh or anything but not mind blowing
Commented on 2006-01-27 16:00:48
well, i would say that it isn't a giant leap forward from the previous generation. but the water looks really impressive!
Commented on 2006-01-27 16:06:24
i need to see a ingame trailer - nice scan thou.
Commented on 2006-01-27 16:07:38
I just hope they don't make it a simulation; i prefer more arcady with nice dogfights
Commented on 2006-01-27 16:08:42
these scans is nothing comapre to the screens that came a few months ago..
Commented on 2006-01-27 16:09:46 In reply to school
Posted by school
i need to see a ingame trailer - nice scan thou.
Theres a couple TGS trailers in the database.
Just click the link under the scans.
Commented on 2006-01-27 16:28:31
Really need to see how these nextgen flight games feel like in cockpit view. I remember the afterburner dogfights looked insane from that perpective.
Commented on 2006-01-27 16:51:46 In reply to Sheps
Posted by Sheps
Maybe its just me, but the jets look better in BF2,
Battlfied 2 has been completed and released, this has not. Give it some time.
Commented on 2006-01-27 17:17:39 In reply to Sheps
Posted by Sheps
Maybe its just me, but the jets look better in BF2, not to be harsh or anything but not mind blowing
For captures that have been washed out, scaled-down, printed on paper, and scanned back into jpegs.... I think those jets look pretty darn good. You do that same process with battlefield 2 and it might look like an atari game..... ;-)

Ok maybe atari would be a bit over-the-top, but you get what I'm saying. After seeing fight night on my friend's HDTV vs. screen caps and video, I don't trust anything except an actual finished game or demo playing in front of my eyes.
Commented on 2006-01-27 17:49:12 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
I just hope they don't make it a simulation; i prefer more arcady with nice dogfights
yeah man, me too. i prefer fast arcade style airfighter games. anyone remember the 3 monitor sega strike fighter machine?

anyway, didn't this game go by another name...world airforce, right? looks solid btw!
Commented on 2006-01-27 18:21:50
what do you guys expect? its a taito game.... which means its garbage... just wait untill the top flight developer start showing off their stuff...

lets just hope theres a crimson skies 2, a microsoft flight game, and WISHING namco would bring Ace Combat to xbox
Commented on 2006-01-27 18:58:27
This game looks very ugly.

Anyone have played Air Force Delta Storm for the Xbox? That game has, at the very least equally detailed airplanes...........as for the rest, this thing has a higher draw distance, but that's all I've seen so far. It's just another quick cash in.
Commented on 2006-01-27 19:09:43
if you've seen the videos and high res shots, you'll see that the graphics aren't ugly! what is it that's ugly? the terrain, cockpit view, and plane models\textures look good imo. it looks like it'll be a solid game, also it's taking too long for release to be just a quick "cash in".
Commented on 2006-01-27 19:12:14
Looks very nice, maybe containing several hours of solid gameplay once released.
Commented on 2006-01-27 19:37:16 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
This game looks very ugly.

Anyone have played Air Force Delta Storm for the Xbox? That game has, at the very least equally detailed airplanes...........as for the rest, this thing has a higher draw distance, but that's all I've seen so far. It's just another quick cash in.
Nah, Airforce Delta Storm didn't have a lighting system like this, especially the very nice self-shadowing.
Commented on 2006-01-27 20:52:50 In reply to Slabs
Posted by Slabs
Nah, Airforce Delta Storm didn't have a lighting system like this, especially the very nice self-shadowing.
WHAT? Didn't have the self shadowing? Please, play the game, give it a rent at least, then we'll talk. It did have and sometimes I think the airplanes look better on AFD......REALLY.
Commented on 2006-01-27 20:56:35 In reply to Denjinflash
Posted by Denjinflash
if you've seen the videos and high res shots, you'll see that the graphics aren't ugly! what is it that's ugly? the terrain, cockpit view, and plane models extures look good imo. it looks like it'll be a solid game, also it's taking too long for release to be just a quick "cash in".
The terrain is ugly and the cities.....kind of like AFD...hmn......but that was last gen.

The cockpit view is nothing special at all. It's just ok.\

The textures on the planes look bad, the shadowing is nothing to be extremely happy about, and the overall airplane detail has nothing over AFD. Sadly.
Commented on 2006-01-27 21:30:37 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
I just hope they don't make it a simulation; i prefer more arcady with nice dogfights
I remember reading somewhere there is an option to have it simulation or arcade handling. It was a hands-on preview, and the author was saying how difficult simulation mode was.
Commented on 2006-01-27 21:33:58
Maybe you should go back at look at AFD screenshots at IGN or gamespot. Over-G look way more impressive with the previous hi-res shot.
Commented on 2006-01-27 22:09:08
Looks good, haven't played a pure flight game in awhile, may have to check this one out.
Commented on 2006-01-27 22:10:21
the jets and missles are very impressive, cant wait for this one
Commented on 2006-01-27 22:11:01 In reply to 4_U
Posted by 4_U
Maybe you should go back at look at AFD screenshots at IGN or gamespot. Over-G look way more impressive with the previous hi-res shot.
Like I said, rent the game, don't go by screens......come on, how much is a rent for a game?
Commented on 2006-01-27 22:52:28
These are actually looking quite good, much improved from the last scans we saw, IMHO.

Ryan
http://www.openxbox360.com
Commented on 2006-01-28 00:30:54 In reply to Tranz
Posted by Tranz
what do you guys expect? its a taito game.... which means its garbage...
Not really, Taito made two Energy Airforce games for PS2 and they were good for a console flight-sims especially 2nd one, actually now that I think about it they are the only proper console flight-sims (unlike more arcade stuff like AC/ADF) so far. This X360 game should have both sim and new arcade mode.
Commented on 2006-01-28 00:40:28
cool looking scans i think i will give this game a spin when it drops
its different than what i usually play..fps action, hehe ill play when its out..
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