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Crimson Shroud review

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RPG: Red, Powerful Garment

Guild01, Level-5's compilation of games by guest directors, was an experiment in ideas with niche appeal. There was the air-to-ground shooter about the teenage president of New Japan in a mech, Liberation Maiden, Yoot Saito's luggage-sorting puzzler, Aero Porter, and a rhythm action game set in a stereotypical RPG blacksmith's shop that couldn't even be translated for the western market.

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Crimson Shroud review

Postby KH81314 » 27 Jan 2013, 13:59

I'm not such a big fan of level 5 but this seems like a great game.
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Postby skyluigi » 27 Jan 2013, 16:33

This is a pretty good game, Level-5 come through again. I think by this point Level-5 are one of my favourite developers of all time. So yes, if you like games with a deep story and not a lot of gameplay except the odd battle every now and again, this is for you!
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Postby tpie123 » 27 Jan 2013, 19:21

glad to see they have brought westerners something from guild 01 It's going to be a buy from meeee!!!!!!
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Postby master sword » 27 Jan 2013, 20:31

Dungeons and Dragons meets Warhammer... count me in
Reminds me of the days I spent in the Games Workshop playing Warhammer Fantasy and 40k
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Postby fisher2007 » 27 Jan 2013, 22:53

Finish the game yesterday it was great and i hope there be a sequel in the future. 8)
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Postby deadleg » 28 Jan 2013, 01:50

Great game however im stuck on one battle :(
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its the one where you face yourself any help?
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Postby MartinIsAwesome » 28 Jan 2013, 12:09

At first this didn't interest me, but since I've heard nothing but good things I'm definitely going to try it.
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Postby EtherealWings » 28 Jan 2013, 16:54

Liberation Maiden was a great little game, while it lasted; and i've been looking for an unusual handheld RPG. When i eventually find somewhere that stocks elusive e-point cards this is top of the list.
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