Nintendo Gameboy SS1
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Not too bad, super deformed, but cute, characters. Backgrounds are kind
of blah, but not too bad on Super Gameboy. Can't complain, all the
characters (plus extra!) are here as well as all of the backgrounds.
Hey, they try. Most of the samurai tunes are recognizable and some get
cool upgrades like Jubei's. Sound effects aren't too great tho'.
Pretty good, you only need two buttons and the pad. Some special moves
are tricky. Don't expect arcade play, the game has it's own distinct
pace and tempo. I warn you, it is a little slow. You can still duel
with swords, dash, etc. It really tries.
I really enjoyed this game, and it was the first samurai I owned. You
get all 12 characters plus 3 hidden ones (Amakusa, Kuruko, and
Hikyaku-courier man!). You can play 2 player with a link or on the Snes
with Super Gameboy. If you like this, definitely check out King of
Fighters '95(Nakoruru in it as secret character), World Heroes 2 Jet and Battle Arena Toshinden, they're all
done the same way and by Takara.
If you like Samurai Shodown, get it. If you aren't to serious about
fighting games and deformed people pass it by. I give it an 8 or 9 out