User reviews for Kessen III
8.4 / 10Combined Score
Sometime hard to control various armies and still some translation problems.
Kessen III is the like it says, the 3rd of a not so well known strategy series from Koei (more famously known for the Dynasty Warriors series). In the past Kessen has been overshadowed by the fast action hack n' slash Dynasty Warriors series but now it has a fighting chance with Kessen III.
Kessen III starts you off as Nubunaga Oda (History fans will know this name), an ambitious warlord of a province in medieval Japan. Nobunaga has a dream to unify the lands and end the chaos under his rule and thus begins his quest. That's the basic story here and is actually very interesting with stories of love, humor, betrayal and all that good stuff with plenty of action to back it up.
Game play however is where this game really shines with a new engine allowing faster combat and new skills to use in combat. You control mul...