The End of Hack and Slash Warfare games in the West?

For those who don’t know what Hack and Slash Warfare is, it’s a term that Ozzie has been using to refer to games such as Dynasty/Samurai Warriors and Sengoku Basara. Due to the fact that they really should have their own genre from regular hack and slash games. However things are starting to look grim on this front for fans of these style of games. Cancellations, poor marketing, and lack of support on the systems the game's main fans use has plagued these games over the past year or so. Wonder what Ozzie is talking about? Let’s begin the discussion shall we?

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zeal0us2652d ago (Edited 2652d ago )

Koei need some new ideas, listen to the feedback from its audience.

Personally it seems like koei keep throwing the same thing at us.

SW1->SW2 was actually a step up
DW3->DW4 was a step up
DW4->DW6 felt like an step down to me
*Haven't played DW7*

MostJadedGamer2651d ago (Edited 2651d ago )

DW4 was NOT a step up from DW3. DW3 was one of the greatest video games ever made. It was revolutionary. Its been all down hill since then because of lack of innovation, and staleness.