THE GOOD: Arcade-perfect graphics, sound, and gameplay. Features new characters and gameplay modes. Multiplayer for up to 4 players.
THE BAD: Complex controls. No online play. Rather low difficulty level. Unbalanced characters.
SUMMARY: The latest entry in the popular Guilty Gear fighting series, Isuka is a direct port of the alternative arcade fighting game. It's basic tournament fighting except you try to earn Survival Levels by winning fights and just staying alive, among other things.
The graphics are arcade-perfect, fairly solid with a nice edge to them. The characters and backgrounds are largely anime-style with lots of colors and details, and character colors can be extensively customized until you find the one that suits you. The frame rate is extremely smooth and never slows down, and there's little to no flickering as well (it may happen sometime but the settings can be changed to fix this). Sounds are solid overall but it really depends on your tastes in music-the soundtrack is...
GUILTY GEAR ISUKA Original Price: $49.99 Publisher: Sammy Studios Developer: Sammy Studios Platform: Playstation 2(PS2) Genre:Fighting Add-Ons(Optional): Multi-Tap(Allows 4 Players To Play) [Note: Multi-Tap is not required, you can still experience 4 players with computers via 2 Humans 2 Computers] Players: 1-4 Players Pre-sequels: *Guilty Gear X2 [PS2] *Guilty Gear X2#Reload [XBOX] *Guilty Gear X [PS1]
Description:Guilty Gear Isuka is a revolutionary step forward in the popular 2D fighting series. Set in the 22nd century, the game delves deeper into the Guilty Gear universe, where a sustainable energy dubbed "Magic," expected to eradicate polluting and conflict-inducing technologies, is instead used to create terrible biological weapons called "Gears."
Rated "T" for teen. Descriptors: Suggestive Themes,Violence
Features: *All new 4-player simultaneous play mode. *3 new characters for a grand total of 23. *Customizable characters and moves.[RoboKyII] ...