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Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom has Gone Gold

NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. has announced that Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom, has gone gold for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The game takes players through a seamless world where an agile protagonist and a powerful AI controlled monster must forge an alliance to battle enemies, and conquer challenges.

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Baba19062603d ago (Edited 2603d ago )

the demo was kinda fun. it should have coop. would be perfect for coop.

kevco332602d ago

I've been meanign to download this and have a bash, but just haven't found the time. Myabe this weekend...

nnotdead2602d ago

i too enjoyed the demo, but didn't like the camera that much.

otacon682603d ago

I was looking forward to it, but the demo...meh, I will buy Time crisis instead.

Regal_Light2602d ago

Same here. I don't see what everyone likes in it. There are tons of better games out there. Judging by the demo, I'd give the game a 6/10.....And that's being nice.

Dipso2602d ago

The demo was very brief but has left me wanting more, ordering the Majin around is easy and despite the glaring technical shortcomings of the graphics the visuals are still very nice, the Majin's animations are great and I love the amount of detail gone into the mosaics etc. Plenty of style.

I'm personally not a fan of demos, they rarely showcase a game well, this demo is 14 minutes long and already a lot of people are writing off the next 20-30 hours of the game, shame.

Call it an ICO clone, a Last Guardian wannabe, etc. But you can't deny its one of the more unique titles this year, I wish Game Republic the best of luck with this one.

starvinbull2602d ago

The bit that really had me thinking it was a blatant rip off was when I saw the geckos running around the walls. They were the secret collectible in SoTC and they are so obscure that I can't see the Maijin developers putting it in by accident.

Actually a very good game though I'd say gameplay-wise I felt it was closer to the Mark of Kri.

pr0digyZA2602d ago

Well the game is made by many of the people who worked on ICO and SoTC so I can see why it's similar, they just stuck with their own formula.

Jaces2602d ago

It reminded me of Ico and Last Guardian (though I haven't played it it still has that beast helping in various ways), and that's not a bad thing.

I enjoyed every minute of it and plan on buying this once released, it'll keep my Last Guardian cravings down for a bit. =P Hope this game does fairly well.

xino2601d ago

How the hell can this be Last Guardian rip off when it just went gold and LG is not even 70% done yet.

just freaking play the game as it is!

I can just say Uncharted is the biggest rip off title ever created that stole so much sh* from other games, so I won't buy it!

Reborn2602d ago

The demo left me wanting more too. I mean, it weren't that visually stunning. However, it felt fun. I may end up picking this up.

despair2602d ago

it might not have been really great graphics but I really liked the art style and the color scheme. The demo was fun, things like the interactions between the thief and Majin and the change of tone from lighthearted to serious on a couple of occasions make it seem like it might be quite enjoyable.

The combat was good too people seem to forget its not how good the thief is at fighting but how you help the Majin fight.

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