X360 Wednesday, September 20, 2006 | 11:54 AM

TGS06: Lost Odyssey Intro

TGS06: Lost Odyssey Intro

Finally it's here ! Hironobu Sakaguchi was here to showcase Lost Odyssey, with the ten first minutes of the demo coming later this month. Here is the first part of this presentation (we wait for MS to greenlight the gameplay footage of both LO and BD), featuring a gorgeous CGI cinematic. I let you decide when the prerended stuff blend with ingame :)
Update: Sound synchronisation fixed.
Update : All videos from the press briefing have been removed.


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Commented on 2006-09-20 12:24:54
You're the man snoopers!
Commented on 2006-09-20 12:26:54
wow, thxs^^
Commented on 2006-09-20 12:27:30
Holy F!!!!!Blim stop torturing us :P show how he takes down the tank!
Commented on 2006-09-20 12:29:54
Wait! Can you play LO and BD?!?!?!?! SHOW THIS VIDEOS TO US!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Commented on 2006-09-20 12:30:17
man this has been one hell of a day! too many good stuffs coming in!
Commented on 2006-09-20 12:32:39
Seamless :O
Commented on 2006-09-20 12:35:26
Some of te best CGI I've ever seen for a game.
Commented on 2006-09-20 12:41:59
Surely there is no gameplay there until perhaps the VERY VERY last second...

THAT WAS INSANE tho....i can't actually believe i just watched it...
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:00:34
Transition between CGI and real-time is awesome - I think it's one of the moments that will define next-gen:)
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:21:40
Cheers snoopers and blim blim for all the great stuff!!
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:24:05
Can't speak !! @/@

As always you boys do us proud :)

Thanks for the vids.
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:25:23
I don't think there was Pre-rendered footage in there. It looked pretty neat, especially the shamans reviving your soldiers. I just hope it doesn't follow the dynasty warriors or N3 type gameplay.
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:29:03 In reply to indigo0086
Posted by indigo0086
I don't think there was Pre-rendered footage in there. It looked pretty neat, especially the shamans reviving your soldiers. I just hope it doesn't follow the dynasty warriors or N3 type gameplay.
It doesn't. It seems to be turn based in the demo but apparently the combat engine is not fully implemented in the demo.
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:32:00 In reply to Slabs
Posted by Slabs
It doesn't. It seems to be turn based in the demo but apparently the combat engine is not fully implemented in the demo.
Yup. last five seconds are ingame and as you can see you can barely tell the difference.
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:34:04
Does anyone else get sound sync issues with all these TGS videos?
Commented on 2006-09-20 13:51:13
Yeah.
Commented on 2006-09-20 14:30:48
I can't downloadem!!!!!! *punches PC hardly*
Commented on 2006-09-20 15:08:35 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
I can't downloadem!!!!!! *punches PC hardly*
lol same here, wel its running but at 11kb/sec estimated to take 2 hours 8-)
Commented on 2006-09-20 15:13:25
Best graphics on 360 - hands down.

Takes GoW easily, by number of models on screen. Animation was also smooth, frame rate was smooth - and resolutions were just as high.

Looks like MS hit the jackpot. This game looks Incredible, easily topping FF
Commented on 2006-09-20 15:35:52
I stumbled upon the rest of the vid, worse quality than the always excellent xboxyde coverage so I advise everyone to wait for that. But DAMN! did that look awesome, it totally blurrs the lines between gameplay and the other stuff wich you shouldnt really call pre-rendered anymore since it has become such a part of "living" the game... it's a complete, seamless experience and it just breathes this mix of FFVII, Spirits within and panzer dragoon saga.... Nr.1 most anticipated for me.
Commented on 2006-09-20 15:38:11
*gives round of applause to Mistwalker*

Best vid I've seen for a long time.
Commented on 2006-09-20 15:41:22
when the hud came up at the end and looked like it was going in to real game that looked sick...cant wait to see more of this little baby..thanks
Commented on 2006-09-20 15:59:14
Thanks for posting it.
Commented on 2006-09-20 16:04:44
Did it change to realtime on the last swing of the camera or as soon as the hud thing came up.
Looks amazing!!
Commented on 2006-09-20 16:06:38
That's incredible, it's seamless CG into gameplay, thanks for the upload :)
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