Neo Geo Cartridge SS1
The introduce give us the respects of Samurai. There is
a good number of characters, and all of these have
differents technics, advantages and drawbacks. For exemple,
Tam Tam isn't very fast, but his attack are strong and
high. Nakoruru is very fast, she has some good technics,
but her attack are weak.
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This first game of the serie present the purpose and the
personality of the character. It's a good point, because
each of them have different and it's a rare thing in a
combat game. Nakoruru defend the nature, Galford defend
justice, Tam Tam try to save his village.
The history is good, and we learn a lot about Amakusa and
his dark project.
A character, by his technics can win easyly against a
specific opponent. But if you fight with an other character
the same opponent, maybe you will have difficults (then,
it's will be a hard fight !).
Now, I'm going to explain about the duel. One of the most
important particularity of Samurai Shodown is that you
fight with a weapon and you can be disarmed ! (so, you
fight without weapon).
There are a lot of end (one per characters), but the game
isn't finish and Amakusa will come soon.
Music and sound are ok, and the sprits are fun. I think we
can give a 16/20.
I think that it's one of the best fighting game that you
can find on Neo Geo. And the other Samurai Shodown are
better and better.